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Toll Booth: Police attempt to instill sanity, heavy-duty trucks park indiscriminately

By Nathaniel Nartey The Police stationed at the Accra-Tema Motorway have taken steps to tackle speeding at the Toll Booth, since the collection was halted. These include blocking one of the pathways to the booths. Meanwhile, some Motorists around the Accra...

Somaya: Kloyosikplemi Festival marked with calls for unity

By Michael Kofi Kenetey The Chiefs and people of Yilo Krobo Traditional Area in the Eastern Region, have celebrated their annual Kloyosikplemi festival at Somanya. It is celebrated to reflect on their migration from Klo Mountain to their present location....

Commercial Transport Operators give govt. less than 48 hours to scrap Petroleum levies/taxes

By: Antionette Abbah The Coalition of Commercial Transport Operators in Ghana have called on the government to as a matter of urgency scrap all taxes and levies on petroleum prices. The group said if by Thursday, November 11, 2021, by 3pm...

Road tolls inadequate – Ghana Highways

By Nathaniel NarteyFacebook: Nathaniel NarteyTwitter: @Annertey­_Nartey Stakeholders in the road construction and maintenance sector have called for an increase in the road toll to generate adequate funds to construct new roads and maintain existing ones. The stakeholders have agreed that the current road...

Ghana Card to be recognised globally as an e-passport next year – Dr. Bawumia

By Mercy Darko. Ghana Card will next year be recognized as one of the e-passports worldwide, Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has revealed. He added that it can be read and verified in all ICAO compliant borders in 197 countries and...

Dodowa: Chenku waterfalls, place to be!

By Soyorkor Quarcoo Tichire Nature presents us with an amazing variety of Waterfalls in Ghana and in Dodowa a town located in the Greater Accra Region, the district capital of Shai Osu-Doku District is the Chenku Waterfall, the only Waterfall...

VIDEO: Ghanaians stranded in Benin

By: Bubu Klinogo. Scores of Ghanaian families resident in Benin have been left stranded following a demolition by the Béninois authorities. These Ghanaian families have been living in suburbs of the Capital Cotonou and towns along the beaches. Some of the families...

State Broadcaster GBC commended for regular reportage on road safety

By Beatrice Oppong Acting Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Highway Authority, Christian Nti has commended the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation, GBC, for its reportage on Road use and Safety, especially, in areas of accepted weighbridges and Axle Load Weight rules. He...

You destroy a bridge, you pay for it! Ghana Highways Boss, Christian Nti

By Sammuela Quartey & Nathaniel Nartey. The Ghana Highway Authority is to collaborate with the Police Service to check the rate at which ''overweight'' and ''over-height'' vehicles cause damage to roads. Perpetrators of such illegalities are to be surcharged by the...

Eastern Region still number 3 in fatal motor collisions

By Gloria Edinam Afful. According to the latest statistics from the Regional office of the National Road Safety Authority (NRSA), 360 deaths were recorded from January to September 2021, involving passengers, occupants, and motorcyclists. The Eastern Region continues to be the...

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More Drama in the House over 2022 Budget among Majority & Minority MPs

By Bubu Klinogo Proceedings in Parliament were on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 disrupted after chaos erupted in the House. It...

African King named Richest Person of all time

With a fortune of around $400bn in today’s money, Mansa Musa I of Mali, the first king of Timbuktu, may not be a household...

Christmas Fever galore!

By Hannah Dadzie and Jennifer Tetteh Traders in some markets in the capital have started displaying Christmas paraphernalia as they have modified their business strategy...

Government of Ghana announces National HIV AIDS Fund to deal with scourge

By Naa Atswei Sowah President Akufo-Addo says it has become worrisome with the increasing rate of HIV/AIDS infection. He said in order to reduce the...

FOCUS: Mixed reactions over drama in Parliament

By Rachel Kakraba Panelists on our Current Affairs Programme, FOCUS have expressed mixed reactions over the drama that surrounded the November 30, 2021 passage of...