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NDC to hold Congress in October to elect national officers

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has set the 20th of October to hold a national congress to elect its national executive officers. A week before that will be the youth and women congresses for the election of national women...

JJ Rawlings Honoured With Marcus Garvey Award

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has once again called for a concerted national effort to protect the country’s trees and forests, taking a swipe at some world leaders who are dismissive of the threat of global warming.  He called for...

Government to hold further engagement with operators of AMERI plant- Minister

Substantive Minister of Energy John Peter Amewu says his first priority is to further engage managers of the Ameri Plant on the power deal before government takes a final decision. Mr. Amewu said the engagement will be done in an...

Ghana mourns Former UN Secretary General, Kofi Annan

All Flags are to fly at half-mast starting Monday August 20, for a week across Ghana and in all Ghana’s diplomatic missions across the world, in honour of the Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo...

Annan’s death, a big blow to Ghana – CPP

The Convention People's Party (CPP) on Saturday said the death of Mr Kofi Annan, former United Nations Secretary-General, is a big blow to Ghana, Africa and global peace. Professor Edmund N. Delle, the party’s chairman and leader, said "globally we...

Late J.H. Mensah buried

Burial and final funeral rites have been held for the late Elder statesman J.H Mensah. President Akufo Addo in a tribute to a man he described as his mentor said the country has lost a great iconic son who served...

Leader of Tamale hospital CEO attack arrested

Baba Alhassan, the leader of the group that chased out the CEO of the Tamale Teaching Hospital last Monday was picked up Thursday morning in his house. The PRO of the Northern Regional Police Command, DSP Ussifu Tanko who confirmed...

Ignore fake 2020 declaration – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama has issued an alert about a fake statement announcing his decision to contest the primaries of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). The statement captioned 'Fake Alert' by Mr Mahama on Twitter claimed that he...

Foreign Affairs Ministry to secure Ghana's property in Pakistan

The Chairman of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee, Mr. James Klutse Avedzi says the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration must secure a property given to Ghana's mission in Islamabad, Pakistan. The said landed property was given to Ghana in...

Tax on religious institutions not targeting churches- GRA

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) says tax laws to be rolled out for religious institutions is not targeting churches alone but traditional leaders, shrines, Mallams and all other bodies which render service and receive some form of financial returns. According...

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Eliminating “schools under trees” and related problems in Ghana: Where is the communal spirit for development?

By Simon Mariwah, PhD Introduction The phenomenon of “schools under trees” has become a social problem and a propagandist political tool...

Hotel Rwanda hero convicted on terror charges

A man who was portrayed in a film as a life-saving hero during the Rwandan genocide has been sentenced to 25 years for terrorism...

Police beef up to curtail agitations over MMDCE nominations

By Nathaniel Nartey. Facebook: Nathaniel Nartey Twitter: @Annertey_Nartey The Police Administration has deployed personnel nationwide to curb any disturbances that may arise following the release of the...

2-year contract for Serbian Milovan Rajevac as Black Stars Coach

By Benjamin Willie Graham. The Ghana Football Association (GFA), is reported to have agreed to a 2-year contract with Serbian Coach, Milovan Rajevac as he...

Police to amend charges of Rev. Owusu Bempah and four others

Prosecution in the case of Rev. Isaac Owusu Bempah, leader of Glorious Word Ministries International, and four others’ case say the Police intend to...