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Scientists recommend biotechnology as solution to agricultural challenges

By Charles Sarpong Amponsah Scientists are advocating for the adoption of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) to help address challenges in Ghana's agricultural sector. According to them, this will bring relief to the Ghanaian people. Their recommendation comes after concerns about the impact...

Minority in Parliament calls for independent investigation into alleged training of mercenaries to disrupt 2024 elections

The Minority in Parliament is calling for independent investigations into allegations by US based Ghanaian, Kevin Taylor that mercenaries are being trained to disrupt the forthcoming General election. They say such allegations must not be swept under the carpet especially...

Trader convicted for possessing shotgun

SOURCE: GNA An Accra Circuit Court Monday convicted a trader for unlawfully possessing a pump-action shotgun. Chinadu Okafor, 22, admitted possessing the weapon without lawful authority. But the Court deferred sentence till November 23, 2022. Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Maxwell Oppong...

Parliamentarians in Ghana advocate less sittings over escalating transportation costs

By Dominic Hlordzi Some Members of Parliament are proposing a reduction in sitting days in a week to mitigate the impact of the ever-rising prices of fuel on them. They now want to go to Parliament twice a week so they...

Accra hosts Africa Oil Spill Response Preparedness Conference

By Dominic Hlordzi The ninth Regional Conference of the Global Initiative for West, Central, and Southern Africa has opened in Accra. The event is under the theme, "Oil Spill Response Preparedness in West, Central, and Southern Africa: GI WACAF project, 16...

Health must take centerstage in COP27 climate change negotiations -WHO

On the eve of the pivotal climate talks at COP27, the World Health Organization, WHO has noted that Health issues ought to be central to discussions, issuing a grim reminder that the climate crisis continues to make people sick...

Asantehene, Ga Mantse and Veep Bawumia grace Anlo Hogbetsotsoza

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Ga Mantse and Vice President Bawumia arrive in the Volta region to mark the 60th anniversary of Hogbetsotso festival on the invite of the Awoamefia Togbi Sri III. Asantehene and his entourage joined the...

U.N. Chief Guterres receives Black Stars jersey from President Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Harold Agyeman, has presented a replica jersey of the Black Stars to the UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, in New York. Ambassador Agyeman said the jersey is a gift from President Akufo-Addo as...

Madina MP fined ¢2,400 for ‘reckless and inconsiderate driving’

A Member of Parliament for Madina, Francis Xavier Sosu, has been fined ¢2,400 by the La District Court for inconsiderate driving. On November 3, 2022, the police arrested Madina MP, Francis-Xavier Sosu, for reckless and inconsiderate driving. "The suspect driver was...

Let sit twice a week over economic hardship: MP

By Edzorna Francis Mensah A Member of Parliament for Asogyaman has proposed to the Business Committee to consider sitting twice a week in order to manage what he called daily skyrocketing petroleum prices in Ghana. According to Thomas Ampem Nyarko, it's...

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By Rachel Kakraba Health, they say is wealth, and for such reasons, many people adopt lifestyles to ensure they stay...

Ghana Premier League Headline Sponsor betPawa hosts inclusive media roundtable

By: Akosua Adjei In order to elevate the Ghana Premier League, betPawa, in collaboration with notable sports media journalists and editors, held a media roundtable...

Resuscitate Ghanaian Industries to address Current Economic Challenges: Professor Annim

By Edzorna Francis Mensah The Government Statistician at the Ghana Statistical Service has called for an establishment of Integrated Shea Butter Processing Factories in the...

Road Safety Authority steps up directives ahead of Christmas festivities

By: Michael Ahinsah Speaking to George Sappor on the Uniiq Breakfast Drive, Madam Pearl Sateckla Adusu, the Public Relations Officer for the Road Safety Authority...

Africa projected to experience 5.3 million health worker shortage by 2030- WHO

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The World Health Organization (WHO), has projected that Africa is likely to experience a 5.3 million health worker shortage by 2030. It explained...