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GRA to go after tax defaulters 

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has announced that it will in the coming days embark on a debt collection exercise to help recover all outstanding taxes due the state. The Authority in a statement said that, the exercise will cover all categories of taxpayers including public institutions that currently have outstanding tax liabilities.  It is advised […]

86,000 printed passport booklets gathering dust at Passport Offices

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Eighty-six thousand printed passport booklets are gathering dust at the Passport Offices across Ghana because applicants have failed to collect them. The refusal by passport applicants to collect them comes at a great loss to the Government since it subsidises each passport printed by more than 70 per cent. For instance, there are 8,000 uncollected […]

National best cocoa farmers embark on educational trip to UK

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A delegation of fourteen (14) National Best Cocoa Farmers is set to embark on an educational and familiarisation trip to the United Kingdom. The contingent, made up of current and past award winners from 2019 to 2023, is expected to undertake a number of activities aimed at promoting the country’s cocoa sector and offering them […]

“Hands off Our Hotels” demo against sale of four SSNIT hotels kicks off in Accra

Protesters on Tuesday, June 18, 2024 gathered at the frontage of the Labadi beach hotel in Accra to protest against the sale of a 60 percent stake in four hotels owned by the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) to Rock City Hotel, owned by Food and Agriculture Minister, Bryan Acheampong. The demonstration dubbed […]

Vice President Bawumia calls on Ghanaians to exhibit spirit of sacrifice

Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has called on Muslims and Ghanaians in general to always exhibit the spirit of sacrifice wherever they find themselves. Dr Bawumia made the call at the national Eid-Ul Adha prayers held at the Black Stars Square in Accra. Dr Bawumia highlighted some achievements of the government since 2017 in spite of […]

Routine checkups needed to avoid stroke related diseases – Medical Practitioner

Routine checkups needed to avoid stroke related diseases - Medical Practitioner

By: Thomas Nsowah-Adjei A Medical Practitioner at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi, Dr. Patrick Camilo, has called for routine checkups to avoid stroke, high blood pressure and other ailments. According to him, early detection of one’s BP status, can help protect one from stroke and cardiovascular diseases which account for about 20 percent […]