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Mid-year Budget: Possible tax increase ‘bitter pill’ – Prof Gatsi

The Head of the Finance Department at the University of Cape Coast, Professor John Gatsi, says...

Power Distribution Company takes over ECG Feb 1

All is set for Power Distribution Company (PDC) to take over the Electricity Company of Ghana(ECG) Friday. The new entity is set to assume the assets and management of the...

Aburi Botanical Gardens Abandoned

The Aburi Botanical Garden is one of the most beautiful, peaceful and fascinating places in Ghana. In the early 90s, it was the ideal excursion site for students all...

Google Maps will now display speed limits for Android, iOS apps

For the last couple of years, my wife and I have relied on an ancient Garmin GPS for long road trips, in part because it had a useful feature...

Article 370: Kashmir in communications blackout

Indian-administered Kashmir remains in a state of lockdown a day after it was stripped of special status that gave it significant autonomy. Telephone networks and the internet, which were cut...

Ban import of fish fingerlings – Aquaculture stakeholders

The Ghana Aquaculture Stakeholders (GAS) has petitioned the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MoFAD) to, as a matter of urgency, take immediate action to stop the illegal importation...

Some Sunyani prison inmates freed under justice for all programme

Christmas has come early for a few inmates of the Sunyani Central Prisons as they have been freed under the Justice For All Programme. In all 53 cases involving 52...
Takoradi-Tarkwa rail services to be back soon

Takoradi-Tarkwa rail services to be back soon

Mr Thomas Charles Brown, Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Railways Company Limited says the suspension of passenger services on the Takoradi-Tarkwa rail will ultimately amount to the benefits...

Alan García: Peru ex-president kills himself

Former Peruvian President Alan García has died after shooting himself as police arrived at his home to arrest him over bribery allegations. Mr García was rushed to hospital in the...

Saudi Arabia signs $20bn in deals with Pakistan

Saudi Arabia has pledged investment deals worth $20bn (£15.5bn) with Pakistan which is seeking to bolster its fragile economy.The deals include funding for an $8bn oil refinery in the...

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Africa

Burundi releases thousands from quarantine

Burundi has released 2,261 people who were quarantined in facilities around the country for observation. Health Minister Thaddée Ndikumana said those released had shown no...

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...

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...