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Man jailed 10 years for robbery

An Accra Circuit Court on Monday sentenced Solomon Azure aka Baba Sulley aka 2PAC to 10 years imprisonment in hard labour after pleading guilty...
Parents Urged To Show Concern Towards Adolescent Needs

Parents urged to show concern towards adolescent needs

Mrs Mercy Acquah-Hayford, Country Coordinator of Inerela+ Ghana, a nongovernmental organisation (NGO), has appealed to parents especially mothers, to show concern towards the adolescent...

Public urged to be cautious when buying masks in traffic

The public have been urged to exercise caution when buying cloth masks in traffic as their efficacy and the condition of production cannot be...

MTN launches “U4Know” to combat mobile money fraud

MTN Ghana has taken another giant step by launching a project dubbed: "U4Know" to help sensitise mobile money users on fraudulent activities. Speaking at...

Gov’t charged to commit to the GAVI agreement – SEND GHANA

Ghana has been vigorously pursuing interventions to ensure that the gains made in polio eradication efforts are sustained. However, the confirmed cases of polio...

High Court denies Agordzo bail

The Accra High Court has on Monday refused a bail application by Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Dr Benjamin Agordzo on charges of...

Agbogbloshie e-waste and open defecation top on government agenda

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced that the construction of a state-of-the-art recycling facility at Agbogbloshie will commence in April. The move, he said...

Court summons pathologist of late J.B Danquah for the third time

An Accra District Court for the third time has subpoenaed the pathologist who conducted autopsy on Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, J.B Danquah-Adu...

The Overwhelming Foul Smells And Stench In Ghana

After 60 years of political independence, Ghanaians still wake up to the sorry sight of waste and sewage lying indiscriminately around settlements, city centres...

State Attorney Prays Court On J. B. Danquah’s Case

An Accra High Court has directed two alleged killers of the late J. B. Danquah Adu, Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North, to...
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2 Persons In Court For Possessing Arms Without Authority

An Accra Circuit Court has remanded two persons for possession of arms and ammunition without authority and abetment of crime. They are Imoro Abdul Wahab,...
Kayayei on the move at Agbogbloshie market in Accra

Agbogbloshie Clashes: Stereotyping News Subjects Hampers Peace Building

It’s an undeniable fact that various conflicts have occurred among different tribes in parts of the three Northern regions; however, linking every act of...

Two Nabbed At Agbogbloshie with Ammunition

Police at Agbogbloshie at Old Fadama in Accra, have arrested two persons for possessing 500 rounds of ammunition. The police were acting on intelligence they...

Agbogbloshie: Many Injured in Fresh Konkombas, Dagombas Clashes

Violent clashes have erupted at the Agbogboloshie Yam Market in Accra, between some Konkombas and Dagombas over an alleged phone theft case. Citi News’ reporter...

Minister cuts sod for construction of E-waste recycling facility

Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo, Greater Accra Regional Minister, on behalf of President John Dramani Mahama, performed the sod cutting, tree planting and unveiling of...
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Granulator inaugurated for dismantling electronic waste

The granulator which is the first step to environmentally and sustainably dismantle electronic waste was financed by the Germany Embassy. Speaking at the inauguration, Mr...
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Palm Oil sellers urged to display FDA stickers on products

The FDA in collaboration with Women in Agricultural Development Directorate, market queens and the Ghana Oil Palm Producers Association, educated palm oil producers, transporters...
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Over 20 oil sellers arrested for adulterating with cancer materials

The products, which were being sold at the Mallam Atta, Dome, Dansoman, Agbogbloshie and Kaneshie markets, all in Accra, were said to have been...

Indomie celebrates Ghana’s 58 Independence Day in a grand style

Leading instant noodles, Indomie is marking Ghana?s 58th independence anniversary celebrations with free feeding of its products in about 20 different markets in Accra. The...

Agbogbloshie Scrap Metal Dealers Documentary

A Day in the Life: Scrap Metal Men is the first major documentary production by Alex Wondergem and Adu Lalouschek. Both filmmakers are of mixed...
Mrs Mary Magdalene Yarteh presenting the findings on CSEC

Children engaged in commercial sex activities must stop

Mrs Mary Magdalene Yartey, Senior Programmes Officer of International Needs Ghana (INGH), a non-governmental organisation has said exploitation of children into commercial sex activities...

Two Killed In Agbogbloshie

Two people have been reported killed this morning in Agbogbloshie, Accra. According to reports, the two met their death when there ensued a fierce...
Mr Mark Lukowski, CEO of CCFC

Ghana to welcome Mr Mark Lukowski

Mr Mark Lukowski, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Christian Children?s Fund of Canada (CCFC) will visit Ghana from November 5 ? 7, 2014. A statement...

Agbogbloshie Ladies Association Calls For Govt Support

Comfort Tsiboe, President of Agbogbloshie Ladies Association has advocated strong financial support for Agbogbloshie market ladies calling on Government to come to their aid...

Agbogbloshie e-waste to become history

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), is partnering stakeholders to find lasting solution to the menace of e-waste at Agbogbloshie in Accra. The solution being sought...

Fidelity extends operations to Agbogbloshie

Dr. William Derban, Director of Financial Inclusion, Fidelity Bank Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited last Thursday at Agbogbloshie in Accra outdoored agency banking called Fidelity...
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The journey to Sahara desert

If there was one thing I always thought I would do, it was to travel the Sahara Desert, circle back through the Horn...

ABL Organizes Free Health Screening For Agbogbloshie Residents

As part of its efforts to help curb the rampant spread of sexually transmitted diseases in the country, Accra Brewery Limited has organized...

Zoon Alliance gives Agbogbloshie a feel of cleanliness

  Residents of Agbogbloshie in the Greater Accra over the weekend commended Zoon Alliance and government for initiating a one month intensive clean-up exercise to...

Agbogbloshie cleaned by Zoom Alliance

Fresh Breeze and some level of cleanliness have been restored at Agbogbloshie, a suburb of Accra, after an intensive one month special sanitation project...