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Nkurakan-Adukrom road opened to traffic following overflow of Afiefi River

 The Kobokobo stretch of the Nkurakan-Adukrom road in the Eastern region, which was cut off as a result of the overflow of the Afiefi River after a downpour last Tuesday that went viral on social media, has been fixed...

Temporary road closure in parts of Accra following ECOWAS Summit on Thursday

By Yvonne Atilego. The Ghana Police Service has announced that parts of the Liberation and Independence Roads in Accra would experience a temporary obstruction of traffic flow for Thursday, September 16, 2021's Extraordinary Summit. The Director of Public Affairs, Superintendent, Alexander...

Roads and Highways Ministry suspends collection of tolls at Buipe

The Minister for Roads and Highways has ordered the suspension of the collection of tolls at the Buipe toll booth in the Central Gonja District of the Savanah Region. The suspension takes effect today (15th September, 2021). A statement...

Traffic disruptions for repairs on N1 Highway at Darkuman from September 11-30th Sept

The Ministry of Roads and Highways through the Ghana Highway Authority has announced that some sections of the N1 Highway and some urban roads at Darkuman will experience some minimum to maximum disruptions to traffic flow from Saturday, 11-30th...

Head-on collisions account for 80% of road carnages in Central Region

Kofi Sekyiama Pobi. Statistics from the Road Safety Authority indicate that the Central Region is the 4th leading region in rampant road crushes in Ghana. Although there have been campaigns and education on road safety, the region continues to record...

Wa-Nandom-Hamile road in Upper West re-opened to traffic

The Wa-Nandom-Hamile road has been reopened to traffic. On September 1, the 250 metre stretch of the road at Yiziri was opened to traffic, but the road had to be closed again after heavy rains on September 1 and...

Dock labourer sentenced for attempting to stowaway

The Ashaiman Circuit Court has sentenced Emmanuel Atinga, a labourer with the Ghana Dock Labour Company to a fine of GHC2,400.00 or in default serve a four-month jail term for attempting to stowaway to Belgium. The court presided over by...

Call for National Presidential Travel Policy to regulate foreign travels of Presidents to safeguard public purse

By Eugenia Asumadu-Sakyi The MP for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, is calling for a National Presidential Travel Policy to enforce strict guidelines and check expensive travels at the expense of the country’s purse. His call comes after allegations that President...

One dead, two others injured in an accident at Gomoa Mpota near Winneba

A mother of a two-year-old toddler died while two others including the baby sustained serious injuries in an accident at Gomoa Mpota, on the Winneba–Kasoa highway. The accident is the second road accident within three days on the Cape Coast-...

Covid-19 jab, key requirement for prospective pilgrims- Hajj Board

By Hannah Abugri. Chairman of the Hajj Board, Sheik I.C Quaye has denied reports that there is a special dispensation of the COVID-19 vaccine exclusively for Ghanaian Muslims ahead of the annual pilgrimage. He said this at a media briefing in...

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By John Vigah On Saturday July 17, 2021, Ghana football earned rave reviews - not for its spectacular exhibition of...

UTAG threatens to resume strike if no concrete action is taken to resolve concerns

The University Teachers Association of Ghana, UTAG, has threatened to resume their strike if government remains adamant about addressing their concerns. Speaking to GBC News,...

Local Government Minister expected to announce list of MMDCEs on Sunday September 19

Reports suggest that the Ministry of Local Government, Decentralization and Rural Development, will be announcing the final list of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief...

Eduwatch welcomes arrest of key operative behind rogue website

Think Tank, Africa Education Watch, Eduwatch has welcomed news of the arrest of the alleged dealer in WASSCE Examination leakages at Kasoa in the...

WAEC announces new dates for cancelled papers as mastermind of leakage is apprehended

By Eugenia Asumadu-Sakyi               Following the rescheduling of the Physics and Business Management papers in the ongoing West African Senior...