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Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr James Oppong-Boanuh

We will clamp down on LGBT+ Practices in Ghana – IGP

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr James Oppong-Boanuh, has assured Ghanaians of the Service's resolve to clamp down on activities of homosexuals (LGBT) and...
Education School Appeal

Cape Coast Presbyterian basic school cries for infrastructure

Authorities of the Cape Coast Presbyterian Basic School have called for the construction of new classroom blocks to help ease congestion and overcrowding in...

Many Ghanaians are unwilling to report cases of corruption – CHRAJ

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has expressed concern about the unwillingness of Ghanaians to report incidents of corruption. This, the...

Central Regional Fire command on high alert after recent market fires

The Central Regional Command of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has intensified its surveillance and fire safety sensitisation after recent fire outbreaks in...
Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin

Speaker petitioned to investigate conduct of two MPs

Mr Kwesi Dawood, a resident of Cape Coast, has petitioned the Speaker of Parliament to thoroughly investigate what he described as “unruly conduct” of...
Sanitation Project

NGO launches project to promote good sanitation and hygiene practices

The Seeds of Sovereignty, a Cape Coast based Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has launched a project to promote good sanitation and hygiene practices to...

Curbing the scourge of fake news; Journalists must be at the forefront

The provision of Information in the era of Information Age is crucial, but its dissemination comes with a huge task as more people crave...
Npp Manifesto Launch

NPP government promises airport and harbour for Cape Coast in next administration

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has promised to construct a harbour and an airport in the Central Regional capital of Cape Coast should...

Government to establish GH¢100 Million National Rental Assistance Scheme

The next government of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) would establish a National Rental Assistance scheme to assist Ghanaians to rent decent homes. The...

COVID-19 Pandemic: Time to adhere to malaria control protocols to sustain gains in the...

Ghana has over the years rolled out a number of interventions with the aim of reducing the incidence of malaria, yet the level of...

COVID-19 pierces “heartbeat” of Ghana’s tourism hard

Last year ended on a historic note for tourism in Ghana. The sector, which is the fourth highest foreign exchange earner for the...
Politics Election Peace

Central Region Youth pledge to ensure peaceful election

The youth have been asked to show a keen interest in the country’s electoral process and ensure that it is transparent enough to guarantee...
Dubawa Fellowship

Dubawa announces second cohort of fact-checking fellowship

The Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ), through its fact-checking project, ‘Dubawa’ is set to hold its second Fact-Checking Fellowship for 24 selected...
Ali Nawaz Leghari, 40, killed the two girls and three boys ? aged between three and 13 ? in a village in the southern Sindh province, some 140 miles north of Karachi.

One dead in Budumburam shooting

A 29-year old man died from gunshot wounds after police tried to disarm him for terrorising residents with cutlass at the Budumburam Taxi Rank...

The impact of COVID-19 on primary healthcare in Ghana, the case of expectant mothers

Over the past three months, many pregnant women have found themselves in a dilemma of choosing between missing antenatal clinic visits or ...

Oguaa High Court dismisses contempt application against UCC Vice Chancellor, two others

A Cape Coast High Court has dismissed an application by Mr Henry Tackie, Group Managing Director of Barony Construction and Tacoa Construction Limited, citing...
Social Frontliners Feeding

Grace Hill School joins Coastal TV to feed COVID-19 frontliner

The Grace Hill School of Technology (GHIST) in Cape Coast has joined Coastal Television’s “Hope kitchen” project aimed at providing one hot meal a...
Saiko Concern

EJF demands urgent crackdown of Saiko

The Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), an international Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) working to protect the environment, has called on the Government of Ghana to as...

Oguaa Residents express fear over COVID-19 Case

There is growing indignation and panic among Residents in Cape Coast especially, those residing in Nkanfua and Ankaful as they expressed fear after a...
Paradigm Initiative

Digital Rights in Africa: Governments altered perception worrying – Paradigm Initiative

Paradigm Initiative, a Pan-African social enterprise working to advance digital rights and inclusion in Africa has decried the overreaching dominant trend shaping digital...
Ghana Health Service

Accurate information sharing is crucial for controlling COVID-19 – GHS

Dr Akosua Sarpong, Central Regional Director of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has underscored the need for the public to be fed with...

‘Counselling services must be part of COVID-19 response’

The Ghana National Association of Certificated Counsellors (GNACC) has advocated for counselling services to be incorporated into the Public Health response to the COVID-19. ...

Cape Coast North MP fumigates Constituency to stem COVID-19 spread

A week-long fumigation exercise in some major communities of the Cape Coast North Constituency is underway as part of measures to abridge the spread...
Ehunabobrim Prah Agyensaim

Sanitation laws must be enforced without discrimination – Prah Agyensaim

The Paramount Chief of Assin Kushea and President of the Owirekyiman Traditional Council, Ehunabobrim Prah Agyensaim VI has stressed the need for sanitation...
Graduate School Sdgs

Engendering cultural sustainability for the attainment of SDGs in Africa; the role of graduate...

There is a shared global understanding of the urgency to tackle the mix of economic, social and environmental issues militating against sustainable development. This...

Kakum National park suspends services over COVID-19 scare

The Ghana Heritage Conservation Trust (GHCT) and the management of the Wildlife Division of the Forestry Commission (FC) have close down the Kakum...

Depression, the overlooked complication of kidney disease- Counselor

Depression is a common phenomenon complicating the management of people living with kidney disease but it is often overlooked, Pastor Benjamin Saah of the...
Cape Coast Castle

Cape Coast and Elmina castles still operational – Museums and Monument Board

The Ghana Museums and Monument Board (GMMB), managers of the Cape Coast and Elmina castles have said the two facilities remained operational despite the...
Mrs Samira Bawumia

Second Lady calls for more holistic training of students

The Second Lady, Mrs Samira Bawumia, has stressed the need for schools in the country to fashion out a holistic education approach to produce...
Cape Coast Teaching Hospital

CCTH restricts patients’ relative visit over COVID-19

Management of Cape Coast Teaching Hospital (CCTH) have restricted patients’ relative visit as part of measures to contain the spread of the Coronavirus. A minimum...