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NPC nominates Samson Deen to serve on LOC for 2023 Africa Games 

The National Paralympic Committee (NPC) has nominated its President, Mr. Samson Deen to serve on the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the 2023 African Games to be staged in Ghana.  The NPC on Thursday issued a statement in response to the Ministry of Youth and Sports directive asking the Committee to nominate a member to […]

CSOs urged to reinvent themselves to remain relevant


The Majority Leader, Mr Osei-Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has urged Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to reinvent themselves to stay relevant in Ghana’s 2020 general elections and beyond. He said the role of CSOs in the use of “soft power” and dialogue in promoting tolerance within and among political parties could not be overemphasized. “I have learnt in my […]

Iran Clinic provides free medical services at Mamfe

Iran Clinic, a medical organisation, in collaboration with the Ghana Red Cross Society (GRCS) has provided free medical services to the aged and vulnerable people at Mamfe in the Akuapem North municipality. They also provided medicines and consumables worth GH¢45,000, in addition to the various medical screening to over 250 aged and vulnerable in the […]

Founder and Owner of Berekum Arsenal Yakubu Moro dies

Founder and Owner of Division One League side, Berekum Arsenal Alhaji Yakubu Moro has died after a short illness at the Ridge Hospital in Accra.  Alhaji Moro passed away on Thursday night (October 15), at the regional hospital where he had been receiving treatment for some weeks now.  He was 60. He would be buried […]

Let’s ‘name and shame’ mobile money fraudsters in media

Mobile Money

Head of Fintech and Innovation, Bank of Ghana  Kwame Agyapong Oppong, has called for the publication of names of mobile money fraudsters in the media. He said that was the only way to ‘name and shame’ the fraudsters and deter others from the illegal activity. Mr Oppong made the call at a workshop on mobile […]

Public sector workers urged to use Smart Workplace

Acting Director-General, National Information Technology Agency (NITA), Richard Okyere-Fosu, has called on workers in the public sector to adopt Smart Workplace, a digital platform, to enhance efficiency in the discharge of their duties. He made the call at the Accra Digital Centre at a forum on the impact of COVID-19 on Ghana’s digitalization agenda. Mr […]

Ghana joins world to mark World Food Day

Ghana today (Friday, October 16, 2020), joins the rest of the World to celebrate the 40th World Food Day at State House in Accra. This year’s theme is: “Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together.” It aims at making food systems more resilient to withstand global volatility and deliver affordable and sustainable diets for all. The Day is […]

GAF cautions against fake recruitment posts  


The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has cautioned against the patronage of fake online posts on recruitment and enlistment exercises by the Forces. “These adverts are being put into the public domain by unscrupulous persons using the names and pictures of senior officers to defraud the public,” a statement signed by Colonel E. Aggrey-Quashie, Director, Public […]

Military has no business with vigilantes – Ghana Armed Forces

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has described as “totally false”, allegations that it intends to give its military uniforms to vigilante groups and equip them with 4,000 weapons to operate in the Volta Region on Election Day. GAF in a statement signed by its Director of Public Relations, Colonel Aggrey-Quashie, and copied to the Ghana […]

Parliament: NPP serves notice for expulsion of Fomena MP

The NPP has announced that it has served notice to Parliament seeking the expulsion of Mr Asiamah from the august house. In a statement signed by General Secretary John Boadu, the party says the MP by his decision to contest as an independent candidate in the 2020 December elections has forfeited his seat in parliament, […]