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Desecrating Ghana’s Republic Day-A Case of military brutality in Wa

By Emmanuel Mensah-Abludo.  On Ghana’s 61st Republic Anniversary (July 1, 2021), whilst we were commemorating a day which signifies the country’s “full” independence and self-determination status, some soldiers of the Ten Merchanised Battalion in Wa exuberantly but unwittingly chose to...

A Look At Azizakpe – The Dwarf Town

Many towns have unique names distinguishing them from others. Names of some of these towns are derived from individuals who have made an impact in the past, objects, animals and sometimes things that are peculiar to the community when...

Living in chains for 20 years: the harrowing ordeal of Agooro

Global and National Statistics on Mental Health It is estimated that worldwide, mental health disorders account for 14 % of the ‘Burden of Diseases'. This is according to the International Journal of Mental Health Systems (IJMHS). In Ghana, the prevalence...

African Liberation struggle giant goes home, eulogising him and upholding his ideals of nationalism for development

By: Emmanuel Mensah-Abludo. Barely a week ago, one of the giants of African Liberation struggle Kenneth David Kaunda on Thursday, June 17, 2021, finished his earthly journey. He joined the ancestors at a ripe age of 97 at a military...

Unapproved routes: ‘People don’t realise the threat they pose’

The Accra-Tema motorway in recent months has come under the radar due to the numerous road accidents and indiscipline. The famous highway has endured reckless driving, potholes on portions of the stretch, faulty streetlights and abandoned vehicles. The biggest fear of...

FULL REPORT: Ghana ranked 2nd most peaceful country in Africa

The 2021 Global Peace Index report by Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP) has ranked Ghana second most peaceful country in Africa with Mauritius as most peaceful nation in Africa. Click Link Below For Full Report GPI-2021

Is the IGP’s directive to Banks to provide fortified armoured vehicles by close of June 2021 feasible?

By: Emmanuel Mensah-Abludo. On 14th June 2021, some unidentified armed men attacked and robbed a bullion van at Adedenkpo, a suburb of James Town in Accra. The gang shot and killed a policeman, General Constable Emmanuel Osei, aboard the van...

Curbing Streetism: A Call For Action

Every single child has his or her own unique story. Their reason for their connection to the street vary from person to person, city to city and country to country.

Accra’s only Ramsar site at Sakumono now refuse dump

Accra's only Ramsar site at Sakumono is seriously under threat as the place has been turned into a refuse dump. The site has also been encroached upon by people from all walks of life. Last Saturday, the Greater Accra...

Report: Impact of pandemic in Ghana reveals 16,000 agribusiness firms remain closed, 78,000 staff laid-off

COVID-19 has affected almost all sectors of the economy and agribusinesses, which form an important part of the economy. New data on the impact of the pandemic on agribusinesses in Ghana suggest it may take a little more time...

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Ashanti Region needs more Fire Stations- DCFO Boakye

By Razark Baba. The Director of Logistics at the Ghana National Fire Service, DCFO Heroine Boakye has appealed for the...

Ghana to build an Ultra-Modern Museum in honour of Renowned Pan-Africanist Dr. W.E.B Du Bois

By Bright Ntramah. President Akufo-Addo has announced plans to construct a State-of-the-Art Museum Complex to honour the legacy of World-renowned Black intellectual and Civil Rights...

Police interdict 4 Personnel for alleged assault on residents in Tamale

The Ghana Police Service has interdicted four personnel of the Service with the Tamale Regional Police Command for allegedly assaulting some residents of Tamale...

Missing pregnant woman found without pregnancy

The 28-year-old pregnant woman who went missing in Takoradi on Thursday, September 16, has been found around Axim in the Western Region. Josephine Panyin Mensah...

‘Fix the country’ demonstration hits Sekondi-Takoradi

Some residents of Sekondi-Takoradi today joined a “Fix The Country” demonstration in the metropolis to drum home the need for government to work on...