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Dunkwa Nursing Training and Midwifery Training College admits 653 students

The Dunkwa Nursing and Midwifery Training College in the Upper Denkyira East Municipality in the Central Region has admitted 653 Students to pursue various programmes in healthcare. The Principal of the college, Mr. David Benjamin Sampson charged the students to...

Women to receive awards for contributions to agriculture growth

Ghanaian women contributions to agriculture development would be recognized this year’s Women in Food and Agricultural Leadership Training Forum and the Gold in the Soil Awards. The award, the third in the series, is slated for Wednesday, June 23 and...

Rastafarians should set up their own schools in Ghana – NAGRAT

The President of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), Angel Carbonou has suggested that if Rastafarians want their children to keep their dreadlocks on in senior high schools (SHS), then they should set up their own schools in...

Dzodze Hospital institutes measures to curb missing body parts at morgue  

The Management of St. Anthony’s Hospital, Dzodze, in the Ketu North Municipality, has sent notice it would no longer admit new bodies to its morgue at odd hours. By this policy, dead bodies would only be accepted for depositing at...

Minority demands clarity on Public Enterprises Ministry

The vetting of the Minister-designate for Public Enterprises, Mr. Joseph Cudjoe, was briefly put on hold after the Minority Group Leader questioned the legality of the portfolio the nominee would occupy. The Minority also questioned the role the designate would...

Volta Development Forum to establish district farms

The Volta Development Forum (VDF), an apolitical organisation of people of Ewe descent, plans to establish farms in all districts in the Volta Region as part of its agro-development agenda. The initiative intends to cultivate 100-acre farms in each District...

Five contestants vie for Bono slot of Council of State

Five illustrious sons of the Bono Region have filed their respective nominations to contest the membership of the Council of State. The election being organised by the Electoral Commission (EC) for the 16 Regions is slated for Friday, February 12,...

Ghana receives €9.7m EU Grant to Improve Access to Power in Sub-region

The European Union (EU), through the French Development Agency,  has approved a  €9.7-million euro grant for the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo) to boost infrastructure works on the interconnection line between Ghana and Burkina Faso. A joint press statement said the...

Heavy security at Supreme Court as election petition hearing kicks off

Scores of police and military personnel have massed up at various points of entry to the Supreme Court complex as the hearing of the presidential election petition filed by former President John Mahama gets underway. Two police personnel each have...

Prof Benneh’s murder case: Prosecution submits medical report on 2nd suspect

Prosecution has now submitted a medical report on 2nd suspect weeks after failing to produce the suspect before the court with the recent one being the failure of the prosecution to meet a 48-hour deadline given by the court...

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Police grab National Security imposter at Enchi

The Western North Regional Police Command in collaboration with the National Security Operatives in the Region have arrested a...

Institute for Energy Security projects reduction in diesel price

The Institute for Energy Security (IES) is projecting a reduction in the price of diesel on the domestic market during the second pricing window. Petrol...

29-year-old trader gets 20-year jail term for robbing IMF Country Director

An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced a 29-year-old trader to 20 years imprisonment for pulling a machete on the Country Director of the International...

No recruitment tension at Foreign Affairs Ministry – Director

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has denied claims of tension brewing within the ministry as a result of "inappropriate recruitment, promotion...

“National Consensus must promote responsible viable small-scale mining” – President Akufo-Addo

“Out of this maiden consultative dialogue, I hope we will build a national consensus around a national policy on small scale mining, that promotes...