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GRA sanctions three Auto Mechanic shops at Adenta and Madina

SOURCE: GNA The Ghana Revenue Authority,  GRA has seized documents and equipment from alleged tax defaulters for failing to issue Value Added Tax, VAT, invoices. GRA officials during an unannounced visit to three Auto mechanic shops, at Adenta and Madina enclave,...

Dr. Kwame Addo Kufour inducted as first Chancellor of the Kumasi Technical University

By: Nicholas Osei-Wusu A former Minister for Defence in the previous New Patriotic Party, NPP government, Dr. Kwame Addo Kufuor, has been inducted as the first ever Chancellor of the Kumasi Technical University with a charge to him to use...

Kwadaso Agric College to be upgraded to Agricultural University – President Akufo-Addo

By: Nicholas Osei-Wusu and Charity Opoku President Akufo-Addo has announced government’s plan to upgrade the Kwadaso Agric College to an Agricultural University for the academic and human resources training and research for the country with the transformational processes already activated. The...

Bawumia eulogises ‘outstanding statesman’ Dr. Addo Kufuor as new Chancellor of KTU

SOURCE: GRAPHICONLINE Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has described as “well-deserved", the choice of former Minister of Defence, Dr. Kwame Addo Kufuor as the new Chancellor of the Kumasi Technical University. Speaking at the investiture of the new Chancellor, the Vice...

Re-name UHAS, ”the Professor Atta Mills University of Health and Allied Sciences”

By Seraphine Nyuiemedi The Catholic Bishop of Jasikan Diocese, Most Rev. Gabriel Mante has encouraged leaders of Ghana to emulate the J.E.A Mills approach to governance and politics. He said, even though Professor. Mills quest to create a better Ghana...

WHO, ILO call for new measures to tackle mental health issues at work

By: Henrietta Afful An estimated 12 billion workdays are lost annually due to depression and anxiety. This costs the global economy nearly 1 trillion US dollars. The World Health Organisation, WHO and the International Labour Organisation (ILO) have therefore called for...

Government to incorporate part of IMF loan support programme in 2023 budget

SOURCE: GNA The Government says it will incorporate part of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) loan support programme into the 2023 Budget Statement and Economic Policy.   The budget is expected to be read to Parliament on November 15, with a...

Ghana’s export to Burkina Faso increased to $276million in 2021

Ghana's exports to Burkina Faso have increased to $276 million in 2021 from $264 million in 2020. Meanwhile, its imports from Burkina Faso amounted to $50 million over the same period. Similarly, the Export Potential Map projection based on demand and...

Shippers’ Authority, GIZ intensify efforts to resolve challenges faced by Cross Border Traders

The Ghana Shippers’ Authority (GSA) has encouraged Women in Cross Border Trade who are yet to register with the Authority’s Regional Shipper Committees to do so. The move is to enable the GSA to gather enough data on their operations...

7 million people die annually from Cardiovascular Disease – WHF, SASNET-Ghana

By: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The World Heart Federation (WHF) and Stroke Association Support Network-Ghana (SASNET-Ghana) are calling on the governments of Ghana, Civil Society Organisation (CSOs), and global industries, to adopt Net-Zero Solutions to tackle global warming and curb air pollution. According...

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Electricity vending: ECG begins investigations, MD to address Journalists

By: Rebecca Ekpe In a bid to resolve the barrage of concerns of customers over power vending, the Managing Director...

“Fight against galamsey can only be won collectively” – Lands Minister

By: Razak Baba The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Mr. Samuel Abu Jinapor says the fight against Galamsey cannot be won if traditional authorities...

Bawku Conflict: National Media Commission worried about “weaponization” of media

SOURCE: GNA The National Media Commission (NMC) has expressed concerns over the “increasing weaponization of the media in the Bawku conflict'' It noted an escalation in...

Otumfuo calls for urgent steps to tackle alarming rate of deforestation

SOURCE: GNA Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, has called for urgent steps to curb the alarming rate of deforestation to save the country’s forest...

Tragic: 174 people killed in Indonesian stadium stampede and riot

SOURCE: GNA - At least 174 people are reported to have died after clashes at the Kanjuruhan Stadium located in East Java, Indonesia on Saturday. This...