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CTIW donates Digital Smart Boards and Computers to basic school

The Children and Teens In Worship (CTIW) Foundation has donated four Digital Smart Boards and 25 Computers to the Light Academy School to enhance learning and teaching. As part of its Education Support Programme for Africa, the project seeks to...

Fitch, Moody’s project strong growth for Ghana but World Bank thinks otherwise

Rating agencies, Fitch and Moody’s have projected a strong economic growth for the country in 2021. Fitch is projecting a growth of 4.8 per cent while Moody’s is projecting a growth of four per cent. The World Bank is, however, being...

Emergency Operation COVID-19 Centres in three regions to be strengthened

Emergency Operation Centres (EOCs) in Ashanti, Western and Northern Regions are set to receive a massive boost as part of a project to strengthen them to effectively respond to public health emergencies. The project dubbed, “Enhanced Strategies to Protect and...

32% of persons contracting COVID-19 are falling sick – Dr Patrick Kumah-Aboagye

The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Patrick Kumah-Aboagye, says 32 per cent of persons contracting the COVID-19 in the third phase of infection in Ghana are falling sick. Comparatively, he said, the previous infections saw 21 per...

Election Petition: Petitioner ordered to file witness statement by Wednesday

The Supreme Court, has for the second time, ordered the Petitioner in the Election 2020 Petition to file its witness statements by close of Wednesday, January 27, 2021. The seven-member panel said failure to file the witness statements would compel...

Western Region welcomes re-nomination of Darko-Mensah as minister-designate

Some residents in the Shama District have expressed joy in relation to the President's decision to have nominated Mr Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah as the Western Regional Minister for the second time. They described the nomination as a good decision which...

COVID-19: 5 more deaths, active cases now 3,613 

The Ghana Health Service says five more patients have died from the COVID-19 disease, bringing the country's death toll to 372. The country has also witnessed an additional 327 new active cases over the past 24 hours, raising the active...

Supreme Court resumes hearing of 2020 election petition today

The Supreme Court will resume sitting today (January 26, 2021) for hearing of election petition filed by National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama, challenging the results declared by the Electoral Commission (EC) in the December 7 elections. Mr...

Mahama files fresh application seeking to further amend earlier processes

The petitioner in the 2020 election petition, John Mahama has asked the Supreme Court (SC) to permit him to add more justification to his case and for the court to reconsider the ruling that refused the interrogatories. In an earlier...

GMA urges government to restrict social events to curb spread of COVID-19

The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has asked Government to as a matter of urgency, restrict social activities such as parties, church services, funerals, clubs and other social gatherings in the wake of the upsurge in COVID-19 cases. Furthermore, they want...

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EPA to collaborate with Zeal Environmental Technologies to operationalise Petroleum Lab

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is to collaborate with Zeal Environmental Technologies to efficiently operationalise Agency’s Laboratory in Takoradi...

119 foreign nationals arrested for entering Ghana illegally

A total of 119 Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) nationals have been arrested for entering Ghana through unapproved routes. The illegal travellers included...

FDA registers more local products amid COVID-19

Despite the negative impact of COVID-19 on the economy in 2020, the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) registered more locally-made products than in 2019. In...

GBC, UESD collaborate to promote science programmes

The Director-General of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), Professor Amin Alhassan says the Corporation is committed to using its resources to support the development...

NABCO trainees yet to receive December stipend

Three weeks into 2021, Nation Builders Corp, NABCO, trainees are yet to receive their stipend for December 2020. Speaking to GBC NEWS in Bolgatanga, the...