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Women’s participation in politics advances gender equality and affects policies- Speaker

Mr Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, Speaker of Parliament, has emphasised the need to create more opportunities for women to participate in politics to help advance gender equality and affect policies. He said there was a need for women Parliamentarians to...

EC to establish Modality Committee to streamline activities of political parties in districts

The Electoral Commission (EC) is to establish a Modality Committee which will streamline activities of political parties at its District offices during continuous registration. This will come into force when the new CI before parliament is passed, to make registration...

History of Ghana, NDC incomplete without Asiedu Nketia – Afriyie-Ankrah

SOURCE: GNA Director of Elections, National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah, has hailed the Party’s General Secretary, Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia, saying the history of Ghana and NDC is incomplete without him. Mr Nketia has publicly declared his intention not...

NPP launches women empowerment programme at Agona West

SOURCE: GNA The Women’s Wing of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Agona West Constituency has launched a Women’s Empowerment Livelihood Programme to provide skills training to young girls to improve their wellbeing. Under the programme, the girls would be...

I’ll be contesting NPP’s flagbearership race- Kwabena Agyepong 

Story by Nana Ama Gyapong Former General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwabena Agyei Agyepong has asserted that he will be running for the Presidential race of the party when it opens nominations. He made this statement during the...

I won’t seek re-election as NDC General Secretary – Asiedu Nketia

Johnson Asiedu Nketia has declared his intention not to seek re-election as General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). The NDC will be electing new national executives on December 17, 2022 to lead the party in the next...

Revive all defunct State Institutions as a way to honour Nkrumah – Lawyer Anokye Frimpong

By Naa Atwei Sowah A Historian and Lawyer, Anokye Frimpong, says Kwame Nkrumah’s legacy can only be honoured if the government creates enough jobs for the youth and revives the defunct factories across the country. Speaking on the GTV Breakfast Show,...

Women, Elderly Security Guards are targets of alleged ritual killings in Wa- MP

Story: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH A Member of Parliament (MP) for Wa Central, Abdul-Rashid Hassan Pelpuo, says women and old men who are serving as security guards are mostly the targets for the alleged ritual killings in Wa. He painted the situation as...

PNC to carry on with vision of Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and Dr. Hilla Liman – Janet Nabla

By: Henrietta Afful The People's National Convention, PNC, says its future government will continue to pursue the ideologies and vision of Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and Dr. Hilla Liman to provide  better living condition for every Ghanaian. The PNC said this...

Your proposed CI could undermine democracy – NDC to EC

Story: Franklin ASARE-DONKOH The National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr. Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, says ''the actions and inactions'' of the current leadership of Ghana’s electoral management body, the Electoral Commission (EC), are likely to undermine Ghana's democracy. According...

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Western Region loses another Imam

By Marie Aziz Tunde The demise of the Western Regional Imam, Alhaji Sanni Abdullah Bawa, has been reported. The sad event...

Ghana’s Legendary Bronze Medalist, Prince Amartey, dies aged 78

By Tilda Acorlor. Ghana's boxer and Bronze Medalist at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, Prince Amartey, has passed on at age 78. He died on...

New York: Predictable and sustainable financing key to winning battle against terrorism

By Edward Nyarko “Africa today carries the largest share of the international peace and security burden, which in fact should be a global responsibility,” says...

Fitch downgrades Ghana from ‘CCC’ to ‘CC’

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Ghana’s Long-Term Local- and Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) to ‘CC’, from ‘CCC’. Fitch typically does not assign Outlooks to issuers...

Ghana suffered 3-0 defeat to Brazil in pre-World Cup friendly

Ghana suffered a 3-0 defeat in the hands of five-time world champions Brazil during a friendly match at the Stade Oceane in Le Havre,...