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Friday, November 15, 2019

Bridgetown, Tema sign agreement establishing sister-port relationship

Ghana and Barbados on Friday, November 15, 2019, signed an agreement establishing a sister-port relationship between the Tema and Bridgetown, to facilitate the expansion of trade between the two...

Courts in full session after JUSAG suspends strike

The various courts in Accra are actively sitting after Judicial Service Staff Association of Ghana ( JUSAG) called of its strike. JUSAG on Wednesday decided to embark on strike in...

Government to build hostel for Kayayei starting next month

Government has disclosed plans to provide accommodation for head porters or ‘kayayei’ in various parts of Accra. On Wednesday, November 13, the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, said in the 2020...

Former President Rawlings expresses worry over bad Volta Region roads

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has appealed to government to work on the deplorable roads in the Volta Region, especially roads in the regional capital, Ho. The Former president disclosed...

2019 Road Safety Christmas Campaign launched

The National Road Safety Authority in collaboration with the Ministry of Transport and other stakeholders has launched the 2019 Road Safety Christmas Campaign. The Campaign is dubbed "Stop Road...

VIDEO: Road floods after rainfall in Accra

A section of the road from SCC Junction to Old barrier, on the Kasoa road, was flooded after more heavy rain fell on Thursday morning in Accra. https://youtu.be/xeVDn3ioh3Q The road was...

Accra: Near gas explosion at Madina-Ritz junction in Accra

Two years ago, Accra experienced a serious gas explosion at Atomic Junction near Madina. Lives were lost and property destroyed. Citizens also made a lot of comments about the...

Damba to consolidate peace and attract development to Dagbon

The planning committee of the 2019 Damba festival is using the celebration to consolidate peace and security in the Dagbon. According to the Chairman, if the Logistics sub-committee for this...

GJA opens condolence books in honour of Cyril Acolatse and Gilbert Owusu

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has opened books of condolences for the late Cyril Harry Kwasi Acolatse and Gilbert Owusu at the Ghana International Press Centre. The late Cyril Acolatse...

5th Organic Agriculture Conference underway in Accra

Delegates attending the fifth West African Organic Conference in Accra, have reiterated the need for organic farming for food production to save lives and increase productivity. It is for this...

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Africa

Nigeria emerges victorious in Nuclear video competition

The fifth edition of the “Atoms for Africa” online video competition for Sub-Saharan Africa youth has ender with Derick Nwasor and Oghale Trust Yome...

Attack on Fulani village kills 20 in central Mali

BAMAKO – At least 20 people were found dead after an attack on a Fulani village in central Mali, where communal violence has surged...

World

Career White House budget official expected to testify in impeachment inquiry

A top official at the Office of Management and Budget indicated Thursday he is willing to testify in the House impeachment inquiry, his attorney...

Trump asks Supreme Court to keep his tax returns away from prosecutors

Lawyers for President Donald Trump want the Supreme Court to block New York prosecutors from obtaining his tax returns. "We have filed a petition with...