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NDC leads demonstration on economic hardships

The Ashanti Regional branch of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) on Thursday led a demonstration in Kumasi, to protest against what it described as ‘unbearable economic conditions’ in the...

Gov’t rejects Short C’ssion report on recommendation for Police Complaints Unit

Government says it cannot accept a recommendation from the Emile Short Commission for an independent police complaints unit to be set up to deal with complaints from the public...

Ashaiman NCCE engages Tulaku residents

The National Commission for Civic Education, (N.C.C.E) in the Ashaiman Municipality has held a community engagement with residents of Ashaiman Old Tulaku. The community engagement was held to sensitize the...

NDC sues EC for failing to provide party with copy of Provisional Voters Register

The opposition National Democratic Congress, (NDC) has filed a suit against the Electoral Commission, (EC) of Ghana for failing to provide the party with a copy of the Provisional...

Interior Ministry declares Monday a statutory public holiday

The Ministry of Interior has declared Monday, 23rd September 23, 2019 is a statutory as a public holiday and must be observed as such. A statement signed and issued by...

I’m not surprised at government’s rejection of aspects of AWW report – Sam George

Ningo Prampram Member of Parliament, (MP), Sam Dzata George, says government’s rejection of some of the findings of the Emile Short Commission after a probe of the Ayawaso West...

Gov’t describes as total mischief, claims of abandoning hospital projects

Government has described as untrue, claims by the opposition that it has abandoned hospital projects dotted around the country. The Minister of Health, Kwaku Agyemang-Manu at a news conference in...

IAEA picks Lower Manya Krobo MP, Terlabi to attend nuclear conference

The International Atomic Energy Agency, (IAEC), has selected the Member of Parliament, (MP), for the Lower Manya Krobo Constituency, Ebenezer Okletey Terlabi to participate in the “Interregional Group Scientific...

Farmers, herdsmen discuss truce talks

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana, PFAG and the Ghana National Association of Cattle Farmers have come out with a draft Policy which will help find solution to the...

EC, NCCE launch Campaign to educate public on referendum

Ministry for Local Government and Rural Development and the NCCE have launched in Accra a Citizens Education and Awareness Campaign on the upcoming District Level Elections and Referendum. The campaign,...

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Africa

Nigeria shuts Action Against Hunger aid group ‘for feeding militants’

Nigeria's army has stopped the work of international NGO Action Against Hunger accusing it of supplying a militant Islamist group with food and drugs. The...

Free Trade Agreement must serve African interests

The Paramount Chief of Akwamu Traditional Area, Odeneho Kwafo Akoto III, has called on leaders to ensure the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (ACFTA)...

World

Global climate strikes kick off ahead of UN summit on climate change

As world leaders prepare to meet in New York for a UN Climate Summit next week, millions of young people all over the world...

Tunisia’s former president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali has died, lawyer confirms

Former Tunisian president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali has died, his lawyer, Mounir Ben Salha, confirmed to Euronews by telephone. Ben Ali fled to Saudi Arabia...