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Sunday, February 23, 2020

Manhyia Palace announces extra-ordinary funeral rites for Kofi Annan

Former UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan, is to be given a special traditional burial and funeral rites by Manhyia in line with the highest traditional title bestowed on him...

Gov’t procures ambulances for all constituencies in Ghana

Government has imported 275 ambulances to be distributed in all constituencies in the country. The procurement of the ambulances which is to build the national ambulance stock, forms part of...

Ghana is set for three-day State Funeral for Kofi Annan

Ghana is ready for the three-day State Funeral of its illustrious son, Busumuru Kofi Annan, a former UN Boss.       President Nana Addo-Dankwa Akufo-Addo was at the Kotoka International Airport today...

Tema Police investigates Josephine Asante’s murder case

The Tema Regional Police Command has launched investigations into the murder of the Marketing and Public Relations Manager of Ghana Port and Harbours Authority, (GPHA) Mrs. Josephine Asante. Mrs. Asante...

Emeritus Prof. Kwame Gyekye: Ghanaian philosopher passes on

By George Asekere The death is reported in Accra of Emeritus Prof. Kwame Gyekye. The late Emeritus Prof. Gyekye died at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital on April 13, 2019 after...

“Arrest attackers of Lower Dixcove Chief” – President Akufo-Addo to Police

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has tasked the Western Regional Police Command to bring to book all perpetrators involved in the attack and abduction of the Paramount Chief...

Police intercept 54 trucks suspected of smuggling PFJs fertilizer

The Upper West (UW) Regional Police Command has impounded 54 articulated trucks suspected of smuggling 8,640 bags of fertilizer designated for the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJs) programme. Each...

Pe Dennis Balinia Adda enskinned as Navro-Pio

The outgoing Upper East Regional Minister, Rockson Bukari, has appealed to stakeholders and opinion leaders in the Navrongo Traditional area to lend the needed support to the Newly enkinned...

Dzita residents chase police contingent on manhunt for suspect

In what appears to be a show of support for the Ghanaian based Nigerian ex-convict, Victor Gbeyon Amegakpo whom the citizens of Dzita suspect to be the brain behind...

“Let’s rekindle the spirit and integrity of Ghanaians to improve sanitation” – JJ Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has re-echoed the need to rekindle the spirit and integrity of the Ghanaian to restore a sense of order and social responsibility needed to...

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Africa

Lesotho PM Thomas Thabane denies fleeing as murder charges loom

Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane has denied reports that he has fled to South Africa after he failed to appear in court to face...

Libya peace talks in limbo after attack on main port

The UN-backed Libyan government says it's pulling out of peace talks in Geneva after forces loyal to a rival parliament shelled the capital, Tripoli. Shipping...

World

Coronavirus: South Korea confirms huge rise in cases

South Korea says the number of new coronavirus cases in the country has more than doubled in one day. Officials said on Saturday that 229...

Harry and Meghan to end use of ‘SussexRoyal’ brand

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are to stop using their "SussexRoyal" brand from spring 2020. The couple had been in discussions with aides and...