AG. Domelevo urges contractors to give gov't value for money

The Auditor General Daniel Yao Domelevo has warned contractors working on government projects to ensure contracts are executed according to specifications or risk being surcharged. He said he will not hesitate to recommend sanctions to government against contractors who try to short change the system. Mr Domelevo said this when he led a team to […]

US revokes visa of International Criminal Court prosecutor

The US has revoked the entry visa for the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Fatou Bensouda. The decision is thought to be the US response to Ms Bensouda’s investigation into possible war crimes by American forces and their allies in Afghanistan. The US secretary of state had warned the US might refuse or […]

Ghana Manganese Company ordered to mine within 5 million metric tonnes

Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh has directed Ghana Manganese Company (GMC) not to mine beyond 5 million metric tonnes until ongoing audit of their operations are concluded. He said the company risk incurring the wrath of government if it goes ahead to mine beyond the 5 million metric tonnes. The Minister said […]

Ghana culture suffering from foreign cultural intrusions and interventions

For the heritage of any nation to be passed on from generation to generation, it is critical that culture including entertainment is inculcated in children. However, with the advent of technology, Children tend to take on foreign culture from Movies that have inundated the airwaves. This has to a large extent relegated the indegenous forms […]

CHRAJ to protect rights of stigmatised HIV/AIDS victims

The Commissioner of Human Rights and Administrative Justice, (CHRAJ), Joseph Akanjolenur Whittal, says the Commission will strive to protect the rights of victims of HIV and AIDS who face stigmatization in the country. According to him, Ghana’s legal system is a functional one and all men should be treated equally. Mr.  Whittal, was speaking at […]

Resource eye centers at DVLA- Medical students

Students of the Ophthalmic Nursing School in Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, have called on government and stakeholders in the transport industry to resource Eye Centres at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority, to give drivers a thorough eye screening. They also suggested that drivers with eye problems be required to take their photo IDs , wearing […]

Partner us to foster unity – Bawumia tasks CSOs

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says the sustenance of peace and security lie on the shoulders of governments and Civil Society Organisations, CSOs. To this end, he has asked CSOs to deepen collaboration with governments in the West-African Sub region to consolidate gains made over the years in maintaining peace and security. Vice President Bawumia […]

GBC endorses campaign to ensure public sector punctuality

The Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), has endorsed a Campaign by the Punctuality Ghana Foundation to drum home the need for Public Sector Workers to be punctual in their various Institutions. GBC as a media tool is to help educate and inform the public on the necessity of punctuality in various work places. In a meeting […]

No Ghana Post GPS, no business registration – Registrar General

Businesses without digital address system of their places of work will with effect from today not be allowed to register their businesses. This has become necessary as the Registrar General’s Department strives to reduce the bureaucratic systems associated with doing business in Ghana. Addressing a news conference in Accra, the Registrar General, Jemima Oware stated […]