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Ghanaians Cautioned To Adhere To Mandatory COVID-19 Protocols

NEWS COMMENTARY CAUTIONS GHANAIANS TO OBSERVE THE MANDATORY COVID-19 PROTOCOLS TO AVOID BEING HIT BY A SECOND WAVE OF INFECTIONS AS HAPPENING IN OTHER PARTS OF THE WORLD. There has been a blatant disregard to COVID-19 protocols, which includes the...

Threat Posed By Encroachment On Civil Aviation Lands

COMMENTARY DISCUSSES THE THREAT POSED BY ENCROACHMENT ON SENSITIVE CIVIL AVIATION LANDS. The threat by Air traffic Controllers to go on strike over encroachment on Civil Aviation reserved signal lands at La and Madina provides a piercing notice to the...

Importance Of World Standards Day

NEWS COMMENTARY HIGHLIGHTS IMPORTANCE OF WORLD STANDARDS DAY All over the world, nations apply standards in their production to ensure that items produced for sale are fit for purpose. Standards are developed to protect public health and safety as well...

Call To Invest In Proactive Rather Than Reactive Security

NEWS COMMENTARY: ADDRESSING SECURITY CONCERNS IN GHANA SHOULD BE PROACTIVE AND NOT REACTIVE. The gruesome murder of MP for Mfantseman, Ekow Quansah Hayford has once again opened discussions on providing armed police guards to Members of Parliament to ensure their...

Allowing Chiefs To Actively Participate In Politics

NEWS COMMENTARY ADVOCATES THE CREATION OF A SECOND CHAMBER TO ALLOW CHIEFS TO ACTIVELY PARTICIPATE IN GOVERNANCE The 1992 Constitution of Ghana clearly places a ban on chiefs from engaging in active partisan politics. Whereas some chiefs have heeded the...

Readiness Of The Police For The December Elections

NEWS COMMENTARY ON THE READINESS OF THE POLICE FOR THE DECEMBER ELECTIONS Last week the Ghana Police Service embarked on an endurance march through some principal streets of Accra to show its readiness to provide adequate security before, during and...

ECOWAS meeting in Accra to find solution to political crisis in Mali

The political crisis in Mali following the seizure of power by the military is quite worrying. It creates a condition of insecurity and uncertainty in the life of that country. During the consultative meeting in Accra, all sides to...

Political Crisis In Mali And ECOWAS Decisions

MALIAN CRISIS AND PEACE AND SECURITY IN THE WEST AFRICAN SUB-REGION In recent weeks, tens of thousands of people paraded the streets of Bamako in Mali to demand the resignation of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita. The protesters were believed to...

Ghana’s democratic journey as World marks Democracy Day

NEWS COMMENTARY REFLECTS ON GHANA’S DEMOCRACY VIS A VIS ITS PRACTICALITY AS INTERNATIONAL DAY OF DEMOCRACY IS OBSERVED TODAY. UN Sustainable Development Goal 16 speaks of the need to promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to...

Polio Vaccination Campaign

 NEWS COMMENTARY ON THE POLIO VACCINATION CAMPAIGN Last month the Independent Africa Regional Certification Commission for Polio Eradication Declared Africa free of the wild polio virus. This marks the eradication of the second virus from the face of the continent...

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“You’re a competent, compassionate, visionary leader” – Volta Chief to President Akufo-Addo

The Paramount Chief of Afife and President of the Afife Traditional Council, Torgbui Adrakpanya VI, has described the President...

Mahama condemns partisan disbursement of COVID-19 relief fund

The presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress,(NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama, has condemned the government’s selective and partisan disbursement of COVID-19 relief fund. Addressing...

NASA “scrapes” space dust from Bennu and sends it back to Earth

On Tuesday, October 20, 2020,  at 6:12 p.m. EDT (22:30 GMT)NASA will conduct one of the most daring missions in its 62-year history when...

2020 ballot sheet: NPP, NDC pick number 1 and 2 spots

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) have picked the first and second spots respectively on the presidential...

Mfantseman: Widow files nomination with EC to replace Ekow Kwansah Hayford

The widow of the late Member of Parliament (MP) for Mfantseman, Mrs Ophelia Mensah Hayford has filed her nomination papers with the Electoral Commission...