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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...

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...

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...

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...

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Africa

COVID-19 will lead Africa into food security crisis- AGRA

Alliance for Green Revolution Africa, AGRA, has warned that the COVID-19 pandemic will lead Africa into a food security crisis that will affect the...

Ethiopia declares state of emergency over conronavirus

Ethiopia's prime minister has declared a state of emergency because of the threat from coronavirus. This is the country’s third state of emergency in four...

World

Bernie Sanders suspends campaign

Senator Bernie Sanders has suspended his campaign to become US president. The development clears the way for former vice-president Joe Biden to become the Democratic...

Africans ‘evicted from Chinese hotels over Covid-19 fears’

Hundreds of African residents and businessmen in China's southern city of Guangzhou have been evicted from hotels and apartments as local health officials rollout...