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Ghanaian elected Commonwealth Representative of Africa and Europe

Last week youth leaders from across the Commonwealth met to deliberate and chart a new course for the...

Vendors of African fabrics cry for help

Ghana's local fabrics seem to be the favourite of most people over foreign wear, even among the youth. However, vendors say the African wear business may be in trouble...

Asantehene calls for effective management of imminent increase in tertiary institutions due to free...

The Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu, has called on the Ministry of Education, the National Council for Tertiary Education and the Vice Chancellors Association of Ghana, to plan effectively on...

Speaker Aaron Oquaye advocates for digital Parliament

Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, has advocated for full digitization of Parliament for...

Resource National Labour Commission to protect labour- TUC

The Secretary General of the Trades Union Congress, TUC, Dr. Yaw Baah has supported calls to resource and retool the National Labour Commission (NLC) to effectively execute its mandate...

Conditions of kindergarten school worrying – SEND Ghana

A Senior Program Officer of SEND Ghana, Harriet Nuamah - Agyamang, has expressed dissatisfaction over the condition under...

Ghana Rent control department must be scrapped- Tenants Union

The Secretary General of the National Tenants Union, Fredrick Opoku has described the Ghana Rent Control Department as “toothless bull dog who cannot bite” and must be scrapped saying...

Minority NDC request gov’t to reverse the Ban on fishing in Ghana waters

The Minority Group in Parliament has called on The Government and Ministry of Fisheries to reverse the Ban on fishing in Ghana waters for...

President Akufo-Addo embarks on 7-day tour of three northern regions

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will embark on a 7-day tour of...

Indigenous banks ‘laying off’ staff to meet minimum capital requirement

Indigenous banks are said to be laying off their workers in order to realise the GHc400 million capital requirement proposed by the Central Bank...  

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Africa

Former African presidents condemn George Floyd killing

Former African presidents have condemned the killing of George Floyd as violent protests continue in the US following his death in police custody. The Forum...

Kenyan coronavirus prisoners transferred to hospital

Thirty-one Kenyan prisoners have been transferred to health facilities in the capital, Nairobi, after testing positive for coronavirus. They were among 59 other inmates who...

World

Arctic Circle oil spill prompts Putin to declare state of emergency

Russia's President Vladimir Putin has declared a state of emergency after 20,000 tonnes of diesel oil leaked into a river within the Arctic Circle. The...

Stalled vaccine programmes ‘putting children’s lives at risk’

Experts have warned that millions of children could die from preventable disease because of severe disruptions to vaccination programmes caused by coronavirus. At least 68...