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Debate on LGBTQ+ issue still rages on

The Member of Parliament for Nhyiaeso, Dr. Stephen Amoah, says the sovereignty of the country must be respected when it comes to its values, as such anybody or country that tries to fight against the LGBTQI Bill will not...

Supreme Court removes Justice Clemence Honyenuga from hearing Opuni case

The Supreme Court has stopped Justice Clemence Honyenuga from continuing with the trial in the case of the Republic Versus Dr Stephen Opuni and two others at the High Court. The five-member panel presided over by Justice Jones Dotse, in...

Four coastal areas pitched as favourable for first nuclear energy reactor

Four areas along the coast have been identified as possible sites for the first nuclear energy reactor. Research into selecting the sites was completed in the phase one of the three nuclear milestones. In an interview with GBC News, the Director...

A Book titled ‘Last Bath’ launched in Accra

A book, titled, ‘Last Bath’, a pictorial presentation of the inhumane treatment meted out to victims of the Trans-Atlantic Slave trade, has been launched, in Accra, with a call on government and stakeholders, in education, to include books on...

Work to build robust Lands Commission- Mireku Duker

A Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, George Mireku Duker, has tasked members of the North East Regional Lands Commission to execute their duties without fear or favour in order to achieve the purpose for which they were...

Pro-partisan media organisations top media ethics violations -MFWA

A recent media monitoring study by the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA), has shown that politically-affiliated media organisations perpetrate over 50 per cent of media ethics violations in Ghana. The study, which covered the period of June 2020 to...

Ejura Committee calls for sanctions against Military Officer who led soldiers on day of violence

The Committee tasked to probe the death of two persons after soldiers allegedly opened fire on protestors at Ejura has submitted its report to the Interior Minister, Ambrose Dery. The three-member fact-finding committee made up of Justice George Kingsley Koomson,...

Let’s sanction MMDAs engaged in financial misappropriation- PAC

Dr James Klutse Avedzi, Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament, has called on the Ghana Audit Service to apply sanctions on Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) that engage in financial mismanagement, especially in the delivery...

Reduce salaries of the Article 71 officeholders

Some Public sector workers in Tema on have called for rapid review downward of the salaries and emoluments of Article 71 Office Holders to reflect the current economic situation in the country. They argued that “the current state of the...

New terminal for Kumasi International Airport to be ready in October 2022

Ongoing works on the construction of a new terminal at the Kumasi International Airport will be completed in October, 2022, Mr. Yaw Appiah-Danquah, Director, Airports Planning and Projects at the Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL), has disclosed. The project, being...

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Parliament rejects motion to mainstream Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

Parliament on Wednesday rejected a motion to streamline and mainstream Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Ghana, which can ensure...

GRA witnesses GHc212 million shortfall in tax revenue in first half of 2021

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has collected GHc25.89 billion in tax revenue as against GHc26.1 billion targeted for the period, resulting in a GHc212...

Sexually abused children can develop mental health disorder- Dr Ekremet

A Child and Adolescent Mental Health Specialist at the Accra Psychiatric Hospital, Dr Peggy Ekremet, says sexually abused children can suffer diminished mental health. She...

Debate on LGBTQ+ issue still rages on

The Member of Parliament for Nhyiaeso, Dr. Stephen Amoah, says the sovereignty of the country must be respected when it comes to its values,...

NDC to appeal Assin North High Court ruling

The Minority in Parliament is set to challenge the Cape Coast High Court in the Central Region ruling in respect to Assin North 2020...