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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Customs impounds 35 bales of smuggled wax prints

The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has impounded 35 bales of uncustomed wax prints which had been smuggled into the country from Togo. The goods were impounded...

GBC requires complete retooling to achieve mandate – New DG

The incoming Director-General of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, (GBC) Professor Amin Alhassan, says if the Corporation is going be able to pursue its public service mandate without restraint, there...

20 Chinese illegal miners arrested at Prestea

Operation Vanguard personnel at Mpohor and Prestea-Huni Valley in the Western region have arrested twenty (20) Chinese nationals suspected of engaging in illegal mining. Several equipment used by the illegal...

Voters exhibition exercise ends today, EC denies providing any Political Party with provisional register

The Electoral Commission (EC) voter exhibition exercise ends Friday, September 20. The Commission last week extended the period for the exhibition. The exercise, which was originally scheduled for September 10...

Climate action needed to address effects of Climate Change

The Acting Resident Representative of the UNDP, SIlk Hollander, says climate action by all citizens will help in addressing the impact of climate change. She highlighted behavioral change, awareness creation,...

Veep Dr. Bawumia brings excitement to old Fadama, Agbogbloshie markets

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has assured inhabitants of Old Fadama and its environs that they will not be evicted but rather given the basic necessities that will improve...

GIFEC educates public on Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) exposure in Lawra

The Director of Regulatory Administration of the National Communication Authority (NCA), Kofi Datsa has advised the public to take two basic precautionary measures when buying a mobile phone in...

Taadi girls case: Third suspect extradited to Ghana to face court

The third suspect in the case of the four murdered Takoradi girls, Chika Innoidim John, has been extradited to Ghana. The suspect, believed to be part of a cross border...

Group Nduom directed to Re-serve Receiver of GN Savings and Loans with Lawsuit

An Accra High Court has directed Group Ndoum (GN) to properly serve the Receiver of GN Savings and Loans applications it brought before the court. This was after Council for...

CONES to demonstrate against GSS over unpaid allowance

Enumerators have vowed to demonstrate against Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) and Ministry of Food and Agriculture over unpaid allowance. The Coalition of National Enumerators and Suppervisors (CONES) declared “Kum Yen...

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Africa

Nigeria shuts Action Against Hunger aid group ‘for feeding militants’

Nigeria's army has stopped the work of international NGO Action Against Hunger accusing it of supplying a militant Islamist group with food and drugs. The...

Free Trade Agreement must serve African interests

The Paramount Chief of Akwamu Traditional Area, Odeneho Kwafo Akoto III, has called on leaders to ensure the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (ACFTA)...

World

Global climate strikes kick off ahead of UN summit on climate change

As world leaders prepare to meet in New York for a UN Climate Summit next week, millions of young people all over the world...

Tunisia’s former president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali has died, lawyer confirms

Former Tunisian president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali has died, his lawyer, Mounir Ben Salha, confirmed to Euronews by telephone. Ben Ali fled to Saudi Arabia...