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GRA impounds vehicle with uncustomed goods on Bolga-Bawku-Widana Highway

The Upper East Regional Command of the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority, GRA, has impounded a Yutong Bus with registration number GN-2526-10 loaded with uncustomed goods smuggled...

Woyome in fresh fraud as investigators uncover new evidence

The distress of businessman Mr. Alfred Agbesi Woyome, who has been ordered to pay back the GH¢51 million he illegally received from the state, are far from over, as...

Domelevo: Auditor-General adjudged Integrity Personality of the Year

The Auditor-General, Daniel Yaw Domelevo has been adjudged the Integrity Personality of the Year at the first ever Ghana Integrity Awards. Mr. Domelevo was  honoured for his outstanding performance in...

Fire kills 5-year-old boy in Ashanti Region

A five-year-old boy perished when he got trapped in an inferno that gutted a nine-bedroom apartment last Saturday night at Ahwiaa Over-Seas, in the Kwabre-East District of Ashanti. The deceased...

GBC Volta Star wins 2019 cultural radio program of the year

"Ele afe le gbe" or "Our Culture Our Heritage", a popular morning show on GBC's Volta Star Radio in Ho was crowned winner of the 2019 Cultural Radio program...

‘World has failed’ victims of genocide too often: Guterres

Too often, “the world has failed” populations under threat of genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and ethnic cleansing, Secretary-General António Guterres said in his message for the International...

Human Rights Day celebrates ‘tremendous activism’ of the world’s young people

The United Nations is highlighting the role of young people in leading the way to a better future for all people for this year’s observance of Human Rights Day, celebrated, on Tuesday. They are the ones...

Digitisation will be disruptive to corruption – VP Dr. Bawumia

Government is determined to take the fight against corruption another notch by employing various techniques, including the building of anti-corruption systems and greater application of technology, Vice President Bawumia...

Supreme Court Justice nominee, Gertrude Torkonoo faces Appointments Committee today

The Appointments Committee of Parliament will later today vet the final Supreme Court Justice nominee, Justice Gertrude Torkonoo. Two of the Justice nominees — Justice Mariama Owusu and Justice...

Supreme Court nominee urges Ghanaians not fear Judges

Make Courtroom friendlier to reduce corruption perception -Justice Mariama Owusu suggests A nominee of The President to The Supreme Court, Mariama Owusu has urged members of public not be scared...

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Africa

ECOWAS Ministers of Information meet in Abidjan

The Ministers of Information and Experts from Member States of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have disclosed the importance of the...

UN Sec Gen calls for investment in Central Emergency Response Fund

UN chief urges emergency fund support as one of the ‘most effective investments’ in humanitarian action The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), is “one...

World

Algerian ex-PMs get long jail sentences for corruption

An Algerian court has sentenced two former prime ministers to long jail terms amid a huge corruption investigation. Ahmed Ouyahia was sentenced to 15 years...

Trump impeachment: Democrats unveil formal charges

The Democratic-controlled US House Judiciary Committee has unveiled charges against President Donald Trump, a key move in impeaching him. The first article revealed by committee...