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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...

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...

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Sexually abused children can develop mental health disorder- Dr Ekremet

A Child and Adolescent Mental Health Specialist at the Accra Psychiatric Hospital, Dr Peggy Ekremet, says sexually abused children...

Debate on LGBTQ+ issue still rages on

The Member of Parliament for Nhyiaeso, Dr. Stephen Amoah, says the sovereignty of the country must be respected when it comes to its values,...

NDC to appeal Assin North High Court ruling

The Minority in Parliament is set to challenge the Cape Coast High Court in the Central Region ruling in respect to Assin North 2020...

Men’s Olympic football: Brazil through to quarter-finals in Tokyo but Germany go out

Defending champions Brazil eased through to the quarter-finals of the men's Olympic football, but 2016 silver medallists Germany are eliminated. Everton striker Richarlison scored two...

Tokyo 2020: Samuel Takyi defeats Ecuadorian boxer to qualify for quarterfinals

Ghana’s Samuel Takyi defeated Ecuardo’s Jean Carlos Caicedo by a unanimous decision to advance to the last 8 of the boxing event at the...