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Ghana celebrated Founders’ Day

By Justice Mingle, a Journalist Ghanaians are marking today as a statutory public holiday in honor of the country’s first President, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah. The day was chosen because it is Dr. Nkrumah’s birthday. It was in the past...

Plight of teachers in rural Ghana

By Charles Neequaye It is often said that unsung heroes are never noticed or praised for their hard work, courage or great achievements unless they do something spectacular to catch the eyes of people in authority. They do great things...

”Queen Elizabeth would be dearly missed”

By: Dr. Nana Sifa Twum, Communications and Media Consultant Yesterday, the entire world received perhaps one of the most devastating news of the passion of the Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II. This happened just 48 hours after authorizing the...

Riots and vandalism on University Campuses in Ghana: the way forward

NEWS COMMENTARY: Riots and vandalism on University Campuses in Ghana: the way forward The spate at which riots occur on campuses of our country's universities is increasingly becoming alarming. Much as it is rampant, the enormous and adverse effects are also...

Media and Tradition: Sensationalism must give way to intellectual and socio-political discourse

By: Dr. Nana Sifa Twum, Communications Consultant The Kumasi Traditional Council about a week ago asked a Kumasi-based Radio Station, Oyerepa FM, to temporarily suspend its operations until further notice. Management of the FM station were also asked to apologize...

Accelerate Building China-Africa Community with a Shared Future in New Era

By H.E. LU Kung, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana In November, 2021, the Eighth Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) Ministerial Conference was successfully convened in Dakar, Senegal. The Conference adopted four outcome documents including the Dakar Declaration. Chinese President Xi Jinping...

[WATCH]: Ghanaian taxi driver murdered in New York; Police release CCTV footage

The police in New York have released a video showing how a taxi driver, who is a Ghanaian resident in New York, was attacked and killed by five passengers. A group of rogue youth beat the 52-year-old Ghanaian taxi...

August 9, 2022 Kenyan Elections

NEWS COMMENTARY ON THE AUGUST 9, 2022 KENYAN ELECTIONS By: Bubu Klinogo, a Journalist. On Tuesday, August 9, 2022, Kenyans went to the polls to elect a new President, members of the National Assembly and Senate, County Governors and Members of...

Ghana’s 62nd Republic Day And International Pensions Day

NEWS COMMENTARY ON THE 62ND REPUBLIC DAY WHICH COINCIDES WITH INTERNATIONAL PENSIONS DAY BY: GEORGE ANKRAH, A JOURNALIST. As Ghana marks Republic Day today, many are those who are questioning whether the nation is on course with the values of our...

Need for all Media Personalities to unite to better lives of Ghanaian Journalists

By Dr. Nana Sifa Twum After two years of election litigation, the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA), on Friday, June 24, 2022, finally held its regional and national elections to elect Officers to lead the Association for the next three years....

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Electricity vending: ECG begins investigations, MD to address Journalists

By: Rebecca Ekpe In a bid to resolve the barrage of concerns of customers over power vending, the Managing Director...

“Fight against galamsey can only be won collectively” – Lands Minister

By: Razak Baba The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Mr. Samuel Abu Jinapor says the fight against Galamsey cannot be won if traditional authorities...

Bawku Conflict: National Media Commission worried about “weaponization” of media

SOURCE: GNA The National Media Commission (NMC) has expressed concerns over the “increasing weaponization of the media in the Bawku conflict'' It noted an escalation in...

Otumfuo calls for urgent steps to tackle alarming rate of deforestation

SOURCE: GNA Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, has called for urgent steps to curb the alarming rate of deforestation to save the country’s forest...

Tragic: 174 people killed in Indonesian stadium stampede and riot

SOURCE: GNA - At least 174 people are reported to have died after clashes at the Kanjuruhan Stadium located in East Java, Indonesia on Saturday. This...