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Residents in Wa want E-Levy reduced from 1.75% to 0.5%

Participants at a Town Hall meeting on the E levy in Wa in the Upper West Region, have proposed to the government to further bring down the percentage of the E Levy from 1.75% 0.5%. They said when this...

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ayorkor Botchwey confers with Ambassador of Japan to Ghana, Chizuki Hisanobu

By Nathaniel Nartey The Ambassador of Japan to Ghana, H.E. Mr Mochizuki Hisanobu has paid a courtesy call on the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration Hon. Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey in her office in Accra. The two dignitaries used...

Former President Mahama calls for urgent intervention to avert collapse of Ghana’s economy

By Hannah Dadzie Former President, John Dramani Mahama, has called for urgent intervention to avert a total collapse of Ghana's economy. He said there is no dispute that the economy is in a deep crisis. This is due to the...

Parliamentarians should stick to making laws- Dean, UPSA

By Benedicta Konadu. Dean at the School of Graduate Studies, UPSA, Dr. John K. M. Mawutor has asserted that Members of Parliament have gone beyond their boundaries by going into developmental projects. According to him, the function of the Members of Parliament...

Northern Region: Protests over bad roads

By Murtala Issah Residents of Dalun in the Kumbungu District of the Northern region have petitioned President Akufo Addo to intervene and get the Contractor working on the Bontanga-Dalun -Nawuni road completed.The 10-kilometer road was awarded on contract in 2016, but...

Focus on efficient use of Public Resources – Veep tells State Agencies

By Mercy Darko Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has urged Heads of State Agencies to adopt more efficient use of public resources to maximise the values of what has been entrusted to them. Speaking at the closing ceremony of a retreat...

President Akufo Addo makes 1st much-awaited MMDCE nomination; says full list soon

By Benjamin Atta Agyeman President Akufo Addo has made his first nomination of MMDCEs in the person of Amoah Yawson, as DCE for Sefwi Akontombra in the Western North Region. He announced the nomination, following a request by the Chief...

Local Government’s Ministry swears in Entity Tender Committee

Madam Patience Adumua-Lartey from the Office of the Attorney-General has sworn in an eight-member Entity Tender Committee of the Ministry of Local government, Decentralisation and Rural Development (MLGDRD). The committee members took the Oath of Secrecy and the Oath of...

President Akufo-Addo launches Ghana’s campaign for Seat on UN Security Council

Ghana's maiden membership was during the 1962-1963 term, the second came after two decades later for the 1986-1987 term, and then for the third time from 2006-2007. Speaking at a virtual reception to launch the country’s bid for reelection, Ghana’s...

President Akufo-Addo asks World Leaders to cancel Africa’s debts, restructure global financial architecture

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, is calling for the restructuring of the global financial architecture so it can respond better to the needs of Africa, as well as the cancellation of debts owed by African...

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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...

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,...

Craft information on ”right to know” basis- Security Expert Adib Sani tells Police  

By Rebecca Ekpe Security Expert Adib Sani says there should be a deeper collaboration between the Police and the Media, especially in the dissemination of...