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First batch of 300 Riverguards begin Training at Eastern Naval Command

One Hundred persons, from various parts of the country, have begun a one-month training as part of efforts to protect Ghana's river bodies from activities of illegal miners. The One Hundred (100) guards which comprise Ninety-Seven Males and three Females...

GJA asks the Police Administration to review ”Centralisation of Information Dissemination Policy”

By Ewurabena Paha The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) says despite the magnitude of the challenges the Police Administration encounters in its bid to share information with the public and the media, it is equally important to support the free flow...

Accra zoo to re-open soon – Benito Owusu-Bio

By Felix Coffie After few weeks of closure of the Accra Zoo, following Police investigations into the Lion - intruder case, the zoo will be re-opened to the public. A Deputy Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Benito Owusu-Bio, says preparations...

Child trafficking syndicate busted – 16 minors rescued

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has busted a syndicate that is allegedly involved in the trafficking of children (minors) across Ghana’s western border for the children to engage in forced fishing activities in Cote d’Ivoire. Four men, believed to be...

Fisheries Ministry signs MoU for Academic Collaboration with UESD

The Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Mavis Hawa Koomson, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Academic Collaboration with the University of Environment and Sustainable Development (UESD), in Accra. According to the Fisheries Minister, ''the MoU is a mutually...

Population growth in Obuasi impacting social amenities

Mr Elijah Adansi-Bonah, the Obuasi Municipal Chief Executive (DCE), said the redevelopment of AngloGold Ashanti and establishment of a Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology campus at Obuasi have increased population growth in the Municipality. That had also brought...

Porter sentenced for stealing agro chemicals

A 25-year-old porter, Agbesi Attey, has been sentenced to one year imprisonment by a Hohoe Circuit Court for dishonestly appropriating agro chemicals valued at GH₵719.00. Attey pleaded guilty when he appeared before the court, presided over by Mr Michael Johnson...

Africa needs stronger influence on global economic order – President Akufo-Addo

SOURCE: GNA President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Wednesday September 21 ,2022 advocated for a more inclusive and effective global financial system that meets Africa’s liquidity and debt sustainability needs. Addressing the 77th annual high-level debate of the United Nations General...

ICC Prez to visit Ghana, deliver public lecture at GIMPA Law Faculty

President of International Criminal Court (ICC), Judge Piotr Hofmanski, will pay a three-day working visit to Ghana, his office has announced. The visit will commence on Monday 26 and run through to Wednesday, 28 September 2022, and will include a...

Woman in Mankessim was killed for money rituals – Police tells court

SOURCE: GRAPHICONLINE The two men arrested in connection with the murder of a lady at Mankessim in the Central Region have admitted to the police they murdered her for money rituals. Christopher Ekow Clark Quansah a.k.a. Nana Clark, Tufuhen of Ekumfi...

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Western Region loses another Imam

By Marie Aziz Tunde The demise of the Western Regional Imam, Alhaji Sanni Abdullah Bawa, has been reported. The sad event...

Ghana’s Legendary Bronze Medalist, Prince Amartey, dies aged 78

By Tilda Acorlor. Ghana's boxer and Bronze Medalist at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Prince Amartey, has passed on at age 78. He died on...

New York: Predictable and sustainable financing key to winning battle against terrorism

By Edward Nyarko “Africa today carries the largest share of the international peace and security burden, which in fact should be a global responsibility,” says...

Fitch downgrades Ghana from ‘CCC’ to ‘CC’

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Ghana’s Long-Term Local- and Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) to ‘CC’, from ‘CCC’. Fitch typically does not assign Outlooks to issuers...

Ghana suffered 3-0 defeat to Brazil in pre-World Cup friendly

Ghana suffered a 3-0 defeat in the hands of five-time world champions Brazil during a friendly match at the Stade Oceane in Le Havre,...