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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...

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...

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Septuagenarian Afua Akoto receives assistance from GBC

By: Beatrice Senadju GBC News has paid a surprise visit to Septuagenarian, Afua Akoto in the Ashanti Region. Afua...

GBC trains some staff of Liberian Broadcasting Service

By: Celestin Avi Some staff of the Liberian Broadcasting Service, the public broadcaster in Liberia, have ended a five-day training programme at the Ghana Broadcasting...

Oblogo M/A Basic and JHS in need of educational infrastructure

By: Oforiwa Darko The story about the quality of basic education and its impact on the future of the pupils may be good for some...

World Food Program, Japanese Govt. support Ghana’s nutrition improvement campaign with $4.5Million

By: Yvonne Atilego To support Ghana’s nutrition improvement drive, the Japanese Government and the  World Food Programme have signed a 4  point 5 million dollar Agreement. The initiative,...

Mahama in Central Region, still pushing for electoral reforms

Former President John Dramani Mahama, says even though the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was not happy with the conduct of the 2020 elections, it...