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Otumfuo calls for urgent steps to tackle alarming rate of deforestation

SOURCE: GNA Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, has called for urgent steps to curb the alarming rate of deforestation to save the country’s forest cover from further depletion. He said managers responsible for the country’s natural resources must up their...

Police arrest twelve suspected land guards at Gambaga

  The North East Regional Police Command has arrested some 12 suspected land guards at Gambaga in the East Mamprusi Municipality following a clash with some residents. The police retrieved about one thousand pieces of live ammunition, two pump action guns,...

Ghana Committed Drivers Association kicks against DVLA’s new charges

By: Isaac Asare Leadership of the Ghana Committed Drivers Association, GCDA, has vehemently kicked against new fees and charges by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority, DVLA describing it as unacceptable. Speaking to GBC NEWS, the Chairman of the Association, Charles...

Police arrest 16 suspects over shooting at Asaman Tamfoe, Eastern Region

The Police have arrested Sixteen persons in connection with a shooting incident at Asaman Tamfoe in the Eastern Region. The incident occurred between some persons believed to be illegal miners and a community anti-galamsey taskforce on 29th September 2022. Police have...

SIM Card re-registration: NCA sent to Court; Hearing set for October 6

By Gloria Anderson Nine persons have dragged the National Communications Authority (NCA) to the High Court over its directives on SIM Card re-registration. The NCA had given an ultimatum to mobile phone subscribers to re-register their phone numbers or risk having...

Minerals Commission, DCE cited for allowing illegal gold mining in Amansie South

By Nicholas Osei Wusu The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Mr. Samuel Abdulai Jinapor, says the Minerals Commission, in particular, and the Amansie South District Chief Executive, must answer for the invasion of illegal gold mining operators at Datano...

Ghana elected Chairman of Commonwealth ITU Group

The Republic of Ghana, on 25th September, 2022, was elected Chairman of the Commonwealth ITU Group (CIG) for a four-year term in Bucharest, Romania. The CIG which is made up of fifty-four (54) Commonwealth countries meets periodically to establish a...

Government considers providing Wastewater Treatment Facilities in 16 regions

By Franklin ASARE-DONKOH Deputy Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources (SWR), Mr. Amidu Issahaku Chinnia, says the Government of Ghana and its development partners are retooling and enhancing the capacity of Community Water and Sanitation Authority (CWSA), Ghana Water Company...

Tepa Chief enrolls Pupils on NHIS to mark 60th Birthday

By Razak Baba More than one thousand vulnerable pupils in the Ahafo Ano North Municipality of the Ashanti Region have been enrolled unto the National Health Insurance Scheme. This was made possible by the Paramount Chief of Tepa, Nana Adusei...

GJA pays working visit to EU Delegation Offices in Accra

By Rebecca Ekpe As part of efforts to re-introduce and re-engage and deepen cooperation with its stakeholders for mutual benefit, the National Executives of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA), have paid a working visit to the Offices of the European...

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Otumfuo calls for urgent steps to tackle alarming rate of deforestation

SOURCE: GNA Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, has called for urgent steps to curb the alarming rate of deforestation...

Tragic: 174 people killed in Indonesian stadium stampede and riot

SOURCE: GNA - At least 174 people are reported to have died after clashes at the Kanjuruhan Stadium located in East Java, Indonesia on Saturday. This...

Burkina Faso coup: AU condemns military junta

SOURCE: African Editors African Union has condemned what it called the “unconstitutional change of government” in Burkina Faso. On Friday, Junior officers overthrew Lieutenant-Colonel Paul-Henri Sandaogo...

GRA sanctions three Auto Mechanic shops at Adenta and Madina

SOURCE: GNA The Ghana Revenue Authority,  GRA has seized documents and equipment from alleged tax defaulters for failing to issue Value Added Tax, VAT, invoices. GRA...

CAF to re-open bidding for 2025 Africa Cup of Nations

The Confederation of African Football, CAF, is to re-open bidding for the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations after stripping Guinea of the right to...