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Ghana to introduce nuclear power into the energy mix – Minister

Government has announced plans to introduce nuclear power into the country’s energy mix and will take between 10 to 15 years for the realisation of the vision to ensure affordable energy for industrial development. A team has been constituted to...

Majority will reject the construction of the 450 seater Chamber for Parliament

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Akwapim South and Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, O.B. Amoah has described the furore on the construction of the 450 seater Chamber for Parliament as “Much Ado About Nothing”. According 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 be one of West Africa’s biggest bitumen plants and expected...

Post Harvest Losses: Korea to support Ghana to develop solution

For many years, Ghana has been recording post harvest losses of between 15 and 50 per cent per annul. The problem is contributing to food insecurity and unemployment in the country. Towards the search for a lasting solution for the food...

ESPco conducts safety tests at Wa Airport prior to commercial flight from UWR

In a bid to finally make the Wa Airport commercially operational, further safety tests have to be done on the facility in keeping with the International Civil Aviation Organizations (ICAO) standards. To this end, the Deputy Minister of Aviation, Yaw...

Attorney-General recommends criminal investigations into Saglemi housing project

The Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Ms Gloria Afua Akuffo, has recommended criminal investigations into the conduct of actors in the $200-million, 5,000-unit Saglemi housing project. The Attorney-General’s advice was premised on the absence of a valid explanation for variations...

Parliament passes Civil Aviation Amendment Bill

Parliament has passed into law an amendment of the Ghana Civil Aviation Act 906 (2016) to improve safety and strengthen security in the aviation industry. A statement by the Ministry of Aviation and copied to the GNA said the sector...

Osu Castle is a Museum, not security zone -Museum and Monument Board

The Ghana Museums and Monuments Board has dismissed claims that the Osu Castle is a security zone. According to the board, the facility is instead a museum after its new status was announced by President Akufo- Addo in 2017. The Board...

Political Vigilantism: NDC to attend meeting in good faith says Fmr Prez John Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama says the NDC is willing to attend a bi-partisan meeting which will ostensibly seek to end political vigilantism in the country. Speaking at a Thanksgiving Service to celebrate his re-election as flagbearer of the NDC...

Zonal and Town councils urged to support Assemblies in revenue mobilisation

The Deputy Eastern Regional Minister, Samuel Aryeetey has called for the engagement of the Zonal and Town Councils to support the Assemblies in their revenue mobilization. This, according to him, will make it difficult for people to evade taxes especially...

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Media houses prefer political programmes to adolescent health issues- PRO for National Population Council

The Public Relation Officer for National Population Council, Solace Esi Amankwah  says most media houses are more interested in...

Richard Ofori: Black Stars goalie joins Orlando Pirates

Orlando Pirates have confirmed the signing of Black Stars goalie Richard Ofori. The 26-year-old signed with the Buccaneers after agreeing terms to a three a...

UN 75th Anniversary: Time for sober reflection

The United Nations (UN) 75th Anniversary is a time for introspection and sober reflection on the capacity of the Organization to provide solutions to...

“Ghanaian enterprises should be frontline actors in AfCFTA” – President Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has reiterated Government’s commitment to assisting Ghanaian enterprises to take advantage of the coming into force of the...

Ghana to issue E-visas next year

Ghana will start the issuance of electronic visas (E-visa) next year. Procurement processes have started for the selection of a firm to partner the...