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International tourism arrivals hit record high in 2017, UN agency reports

The number of people travelling abroad has hit its highest level since 2010, according to data from the Tourism Organization (UNWTO), a specialized agency of the United Nations. The latest edition of its Tourism Highlights, published on Monday, shows international arrivals...

President Akufo-Addo Joins Hundreds To Celebrate Annual Chala Wote Festival

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Saturday, August 25,  joined hundreds of people to celebrate the annual Chala Wote festival. The CHALE WOTE Street Art Festival is an alternative platform that brings art, music, design, dance and performance out into...

Co-exist and ensure a successful Osu Homowo – Greater Accra Regional Minister

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Ishmael Ashietey, has called on the chiefs and people of Osu Traditional Council to co-exist and ensure a peaceful Homowo festival is held this year. He said Government would continue in its efforts to eliminate...

Stevie Wonder heads star line-up for Aretha Franklin funeral

Stevie Wonder, Jennifer Hudson and country singer Faith Hill will sing at the funeral of Aretha Franklin in Detroit next week, her publicist said on Thursday. They will be joined by R&B singers Chaka Khan, Ron Isley, Fantasia and Yolanda...

The Big Bang Theory final season to end in 2019

US series The Big Bang Theory will air its final episode in 2019, ending one of the longest-running sitcoms in US history. The programme's 12th and final season will premiere on 24 September and is expected to conclude in May. Set...

Madonna responds to 'self-indulgent' Aretha tribute

Madonna has hit back at critics who claimed her tribute to Aretha Franklin at Monday's VMAs was self-indulgent. The singer posted on Instagram explaining that she had been asked to share "any anecdotes I had in my career connected to...

Pe Dennis Balinia Adda enskinned as Navro-Pio

The outgoing Upper East Regional Minister, Rockson Bukari, has appealed to stakeholders and opinion leaders in the Navrongo Traditional area to lend the needed support to the Newly enkinned Navro-Pio. He said the traditional system of governance remains the best...

Ewe Queen Mother of Chicago Mama Awushie Adjaho Kuevi Outdoored

The Queen mother for Ewe community of Chicago Mama Awushie Adjaho Kuevi was outdoored at this year's GhanaFest held in Chicago in North America last fist week in August. This, to the Ewe community, was a landmark event as the...

Aretha Franklin: Funeral Date set for 31st August at Detroit

Aretha Franklin's funeral will take place on 31 August in her home town of Detroit, Michigan. The late singer's publicist confirmed the service will take place at the Greater Grace Temple and will be attended by family and friends. The 76-year-old...

Nigerian singer Tiwa Savage opens up on relationship with Wizkid

Mavin queen, Tiwa Savage has finally reacted to rumours of an intimate relationship between her and music star, Wizkid. Tiwa and Wizkid were spotted a few months ago in several pictures together. The two even performed a few shows together and...

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WANEP launches Northern Regional Election Monitoring Group for peaceful December polls

The West Africa Network for Peace Building (WANEP), has launched the Regional Election Monitoring Group for the Northern Region...

“Akufo-Addo has nothing to show after borrowing ¢140 billion” – Mahama

The presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama, has asked President Akufo-Addo to show what he has done with the...

Government spent over $1 million to evacuate 2,262 Ghanaians from Lebanon – Minister

The Government of Ghana spent $1,062,600 on evacuating 2,262 of its citizens stranded in Lebanon during the COVID-19 lockdown. The amount represents the cost...

President Akufo-Addo commissions 60-bed Tepa Hospital

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned the sixty-bed Ahafo Ano Municipal Hospital, located in Tepa, in the Ashanti Region. This hospital, initiated by...

All set for McDan Entrepreneurship Challenge Season 2

All is set for the McDan entrepreneurship challenge season 2 (two). The much-awaited event, which gives lifetime business opportunity to more the one million potential...