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Supreme Court dismisses SALL review case

The Supreme Court (SC) Tuesday dismissed a review application in which the people of Santrokofi, Akpafu, Likpe and Lolobi (SALL) are challenging the gazette of John Peter Amewu, Member of Parliament (MP), for Hohoe Constituency. At the proceedings, a seven-member...

Japan’s PM, Shinzo Abe resigns due to poor health

Japan’s Shinzo Abe on Friday said he was resigning because of poor health, ending a tenure as the country’s longest-serving prime minister in which he sought to revive an economy stricken by deflation and push for a stronger military. His...

Communication Minister defends GBC TV digital channels reduction

The Minister of Communication, Mrs. Ursula Owusu Ekuful has defended her directive to the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation to reduce its TV channels from six to three on the National Digital Terrestrial Television Platform. The minister has come under severe criticism...

World Bank lauds President for his commitment to education

The Country Representative of the World Bank in Ghana, Mr. Frank Pierre Laporte, has praised President Akufo-Addo for his bold commitment to improving learning outcomes in Ghana, and for the country’s innovative approach to improve her education system. Mr. Laporte...

Minister for Education wins Harvard award

The Minister for Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh has been selected as the 2020 recipient of the Harvard Ministerial Medal of Achievement in recognition of his work over the past four years towards strengthening public education in Ghana. A letter...

Ghana’s finances are NOT balanced – John Gatsi

The Bank of Ghana has released the first quarter report of the country's Financial and economic portfolio. According to the data, government has borrowed 16.6 billion with additional 38 billion Ghana cedis. Speaking to Radio Ghana on the implications of...

COVID-19: Papa Owusu-Ankomah expresses gratitude to well-wishers

Mr Papa Owusu-Ankomah, Ghana's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, who has recovered from COVID-19 disease, has expressed gratitude to all his well-wishers. Mr Owusu-Ankomah in a statement copied to the Ghana News Agency said: "I am reaching out to...

Ten-member ECOWAS Early Warning Response System Task Force inaugurated

A ten-member ECOWAS Early Warning Response System Task Force has been inaugurated. Chaired by the Secretary to the Economic Management Team, Prof. Joe Amoako Tuffour, the task force has the mandate to advise government in the advent of any...

“Ghana Is Lucky To Have You As President At This Time” – Council Of State To President Akufo-Addo

“It may be that you have come to the country at such a time like this. We are lucky, as a country, to have you as President at such a time as this. Your quote has been the quote...

Ghana bans travellers from countries with more than 200 Coronavirus cases

All travels to the country have been discouraged until further notice, Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah announced this in Accra during a media briefing. "This is part of government's new travel directives for persons seeking to enter Ghana after...

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Police grab National Security imposter at Enchi

The Western North Regional Police Command in collaboration with the National Security Operatives in the Region have arrested a...

Institute for Energy Security projects reduction in diesel price

The Institute for Energy Security (IES) is projecting a reduction in the price of diesel on the domestic market during the second pricing window. Petrol...

29-year-old trader gets 20-year jail term for robbing IMF Country Director

An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced a 29-year-old trader to 20 years imprisonment for pulling a machete on the Country Director of the International...

No recruitment tension at Foreign Affairs Ministry – Director

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has denied claims of tension brewing within the ministry as a result of "inappropriate recruitment, promotion...

“National Consensus must promote responsible viable small-scale mining” – President Akufo-Addo

“Out of this maiden consultative dialogue, I hope we will build a national consensus around a national policy on small scale mining, that promotes...