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Sunday, February 16, 2020

Parliament passes C.I 109 for creation of new regions

Parliament has adopted the report of the Committee of Subsidiary Legislation on the Referendum (Creation of New Regions) Regulations, 2018, (C.I. 109) for creation of six additional regions in...

“Let’s rekindle the spirit and integrity of Ghanaians to improve sanitation” – JJ Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has re-echoed the need to rekindle the spirit and integrity of the Ghanaian to restore a sense of order and social responsibility needed to...

Construction of Ghana’s first Bitumen processing plant begins in Tema

The sod has been cut for the construction of Ghana’s First Bitumen Processing Plant in Tema. The plant is estimated to cost about 35 million dollars. It is said to...

Africa can be major trading hub — GIPC Boss

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC), Yofi Grant, says Africa has the potential to be a major trading hub in the world. “This is a...

Hardship hits EOCO as it struggles to pay electricity bill

It has emerged that the State Investigative Body, Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO), has ran out of cash to the extent that, it's struggling to purchase fuel for...

Akufo-Addo’s presidency has the right attitude towards good governance

Akufo-Addo’s presidency has the right attitude towards good governance We as a people must not be lost on the often quoted adage which states, “We must give credit where...

EC to compile new voters’ register ahead of 2020 polls

The Electoral Commission (EC), has announced that it will compile a fresh Voters' Register next year to be used for the 2020 Presidential and Parliamentary elections. The Director of Electoral...

Oti will extend “golden” handshake to Volta Region- Nifahene of Buem

The Nifahene of Buem Traditional Area in the yet to be inaugurated Oti region, Nana Opraw Akuamoah VIII has said the desire of people in the newly created region...

Campaign intensifies for the creation of Western North region

With less than three weeks to the holding of a referendum for the creation of new regions, the campaign for the carving out of the Western North region from...

British-Ghanaian Politician made UK Business Minister

New UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appointed his top team, described as a "cabinet for modern Britain". Mr Johnson has appointed four full cabinet members from Black, Asian and...

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Africa

Mali violence: At least 30 killed in spate of violence

At least 30 people, including nine soldiers, have been killed in three separate incidents in Mali. Twenty-one were killed when gunmen attacked a village in...

Only 34% of Nigerians use condoms during sex

Only 34% of adult Nigerians surveyed in a national poll use condoms during sex. According to the survey carried out by NOIPolls the results show that...

World

Coronavirus: First death confirmed in Europe

A Chinese tourist has died in France after contracting the new coronavirus - the first fatality from the disease outside Asia. The victim was an...

One dead, four injured in shooting outside Berlin music venue

One person has been killed and four others injured following a shooting late on Friday evening outside a Berlin music venue, German authorities said...