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“VW, Nissan, Sinotruk assembly plants to become operational in 2019” – President Akufo-Addo

Ghana's President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the three vehicle assembly plants for which Memorandums of Understanding have been signed between Government and three global car giants will become...

Division of Volta region is a recipe for tribal conflict – Awoamefia tells government

The Awoamefia of Anlo State in The Volta Region, Torgbui Sri III has stated that the division of The Volta Region is likely to decompose the existing peace and...

Works resume on Sokode-Ho dual carriage road project

Works have resumed on the Sokode-Ho dual carriage road project in the Ho Municipality of the Volta Region after it was abandoned for over a year. The 10.5 kilometer road...

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...

Trained teachers must apply to GES to be employed – Education Minister

The Minister for Education, Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh, has told Parliament that, trained teachers will only be employed into the Ghana Education Service (GES) by applying for vacant positions. This...

Dr Duncan honoured for discovery of potential cure of HIV/AIDS

Dr Samuel Ato Duncan, a Fellow of the Civilian Institute of Democratic Administration (FCIDA) was at the weekend awarded an Honorary Professor for his discovery of potential cure for...

Ghana to send 375 qualified nurses to work in Barbados

Ghana’s President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has, in principle, agreed to a request by the Prime Minister of Barbados,  Mia Amor Mottley, to send some three hundred and seventy-five...

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...

Appeal Court Judge expresses displeasure over growing indiscipline among students

A Justice of the Appeal Court, Mrs. Angelina Mornah Domakyaareh says she is not happy about the growing indiscipline in a number of Senior High Schools in Ghana. She has...

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Africa

New Schengen visa changes to benefit South Africans who frequent Europe

Major changes are coming for the popular Schengen Visa - a 104 countries' passport to visiting Europe, including South Africa. From 2 February 2020, new revisions will...

Somalia ranked world’s most corrupt nation

Somalia is still ranked the world's most corrupt country, according to the just released 2019 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). The index is published annually by...

World

‘Snakes could be source of Wuhan Coronavirus outbreak’

Snakes -- the Chinese krait and the Chinese cobra -- may be the original source of the newly discovered coronavirus that has triggered an...

China halts travel in Wuhan to fight spread of coronavirus during Lunar New Year

China closed off entire city of Wuhan and its 11 million residents on Thursday in an unprecedented effort to try to contain the deadly...