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22 women honoured at 8th Feminine Ghana Achievement Awards

Story by: Mabel Adorkor Annang Twenty-two women have been honoured with meritorious awards at the 8th Feminine Ghana Achievement Awards held in Accra. The recipients were tasked to contribute to the development of the economy, post covid-19. The feminine Ghana achievement...

Parts of Takoradi flooded after downpour

By Marie Aziz Tunde Some areas in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis have flooded after a downpour on Tuesday, June 21, 22 The hours of heavy rainfall obstructed the flow of vehicular traffic on the Apowa St Mary’s Boys School. This also blocked the...

GJA Presidential hopeful to prioritize safety of journalists

Mr. David Agbenu, Ghana Journalists Association (GJA)’s Presidential Aspirant, says enhancing the safety of journalists will be one of the cardinal mandates of his administration should he win the GJA election. He said journalists played a crucial role in societies,...

Youth in Obuasi protest in demand for abandoned Anglogold concession

By Nicholas Osei-Wusu A section of residents of the Ashanti regional mining town of Obuasi on Tuesday, June 21, 2022, went on a street protest in their pursuit of part of the Anglogold Ashanti mining concession to enable them to...

Don’t tackle only land guards, tackle the entire network – Dr. Oduro Osae

By Lilian Owusu-Mensah Governance Expert and Acting Director-General of the Internal Audit Agency, Dr. Eric Oduro Osae has stated that the entire network of those involved in ''landguardism'', should be tackled, and not just the land guards when dealing with...

Assault on Journalists: Spare no one regardless of who is involved – Information Minister raps judges

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Minister of Information, Mr. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has appealed to Ghanaian Judges not to spare anyone who assaults journalists in the line of their work regardless of who is involved in order to serve as a deterrent...

Green Ghana: Royal Eagle Ladies champion vegetation with tree planting in Odorkor schools

By: David Olaga The Royal Eagle Ladies Foundation, a non-governmental organization that seeks to empower young ladies to take charge and become more decisive for their personal, emotional, economic as well as social development, has led a campaign to plant...

Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Panin advocates effective decentralization

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The Okyenhene, Osagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Panin, has bemoaned the centralization of state activities. He said placing every activity in the hands of the central government is outdated. He, therefore, called on the government to introduce what he teamed an...

Minister concerned about encroachment on ECG installations

By Razak Baba The Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources Madam Cecilia Abena Daapah has expressed concern about the impunity with which developers build on installations of the Ghana Water Company Limited without any thought of the unhealthy consequences of...

Ghana steps up disaster preparedness with support from North Dakota Guard of USA

By William Owusu Boateng An Earthquake Simulation exercise code-named “Lignite Coast 2022 Preparedness” has been launched in Accra. The event, which is a collaboration between the National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO), and the North Dakota Guard of the USA, is to...

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Ghana showcased in colours at Okyeman Ohum Homecoming Festival

By Nana Asare Mireku Another opportunity to portray culture in pome and pageantry as Vice President, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, entreated...

Transit trade declines by 23% in first quarter of 2022

By Nathaniel Nartey Data from the State Insurance Company (SIC), has revealed that transit trade for the first quarter of 2022 decreased by 23 percent...

Stigmatising return migrants is dangerous to migration management – stakeholders

Ms Josephine Oppong-Yeboah is a media personality and gender advocate. She believes that the best every community could do to their return migrants was...

Citizens must be at centre of every decision made by government- Speaker

Story: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Speaker of Ghana’s Parliament, Rt. Hon. Alban S.K. Bagbin, says Ghanaians must be at the centre of every decision made by the...

Parents urged to support pregnant and parenting teens

By Seraphine Nyuiemedi The Afadzato South District Girls Education Officer, Janet Esi Hammond, has appealed to parents to support their pregnant teenage girls or those...