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Methodist University becoming World-class University

The Methodist University College Ghana (MUCG) is on the path of becoming a world-class University, The Most Reverend Dr Paul Kwabena Boafo, the Presiding...

KOKMA MCE commends COVID-19 task force during Easter holidays

Nii Adjei Tawiah, Municipal Chief Executive for the Korle Klottey Municipal Assembly, (KOKMA) has commended the COVID-19 adherence task force for efforts to contain...
Prof. Fred McBagonluri, President of Academic City and Prof. Winston Oluwole Soboyejo, Provost and Senior Vice President of WPI

Academic City and Worcester Polytechnic Partnership

Academic City University College and Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA (WPI), a renowned research university have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for academic collaboration...

Anglican Church Men’s Fellowship supports Orphanage

The Christ the King Anglican Church– Sakumono Men’s Fellowship has donated GHC5,000.00 to the New Life Children’s Home at Nungua as part of activities...

Ghana Chamber of Mines cuts sod for Mineral Resource Block at UMaT

The Ghana Chamber of Mines has cut the sod for the construction of the Mineral Resource Block at the University of Mines and Technology...
Akuapem Poloo

Trial of Akuapem Poloo to start on April 14

An Accra Circuit Court has fixed April 14 to commence trial of Rosemond Alade Brown, aka, Akuapem Poloo, an Actress, who allegedly displayed her...

Man dragged to court for kidnapping his own children

Prince Osei, a 38-year-old driver, who is accused of kidnapping his two kids has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Osei is said to have...
Prof. Mohammed Salifu (head of table) chairing the meeting with UENR

We Encourage Collaboration – Prof. Mohammed Salifu

The Director-General of Ghana Tertiary Education Commission (GTEC), Prof. Mohammed Salifu says one fundamental strategy in promoting tertiary education in Ghana is to have...
Teenagers in Kasoa ritual murder

Teenagers in Kasoa ritual murder case remanded

Two teenagers, accused of murdering a 10-year-old boy at Coca-Cola, near Lamptey Mills in Kasoa, have been remanded into Police custody by the Ofaakor...

Farmer granted GH¢3,000 bail

The Enchi District Magistrate Court has granted bail in the sum of GH¢3,000 with one surety to a 61 year-old farmer, Kwabena Somiah, for...
Photo taken on Nov. 6, 2015 shows a view of the refurbished parliamentary office in Accra, capital of Ghana. China'S State Hualong Construction Ghana Limited handed over here on Friday the completed refurbished office structure to Ghana's parliament. (Xinhua/Lin Xiaowei)

CHRAJ urges Ghanaian Parliament to pass Affirmative Action Bill into law

Mr Abdul-Rauf Alhassan, the Jirapa Municipal Director of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has appealed to Parliament to expedite action...

NCCE promotes Alternative Conflict Resolution mechanism

Mrs Lucille Hewlett Annan, Greater Accra Regional Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has advised the public to use Alternative Disputes...

“I will never depart from Highlife” – Kumi Guitar

Nana Yaw Kumi known in showbiz as “Kumi Guitar” says he will never be tempted in doing other genres aside Highlife music. The Ghanaian Highlife...
Shs Students

Parents and Wards stranded as Reopening date changed for SHS three students

Hundreds of parents and their wards have been stranded in schools in Cape Coast as the reopening date for Senior High School (SHS) three...

Kotoko to host Bechem United on Wednesday in an outstanding GPL game

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has fixed Wednesday, April 7, for the Ghana Premier League (GPL) outstanding match between Asante Kotoko and Bechem United...
European Commission

Top EU officials head to Turkey to reset ties in talks with Erdogan

(dpa) - European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and European Council President Charles Michel are expected in Turkey for talks with President Recep...
A health worker holds a vial of AstraZeneca's Coronavirus vaccine at the vaccination centre at Messe Dresden convention centre during a vaccination campaign. Photo: Robert Michael/dpa-Zentralbild/dpa

Australia still waiting for 3 million AstraZeneca doses from overseas

(dpa) - Australia is still waiting for more than 3 million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine that should have already arrived under its contracts,...
Ghana Card

Know your Ghana Card registration requirements – NIA

The National Identification Authority (NIA), has asked the citizenry to familiarize themselves with the requirements for the registration of Ghana Card. ...
A pedestrian wearing scarf walks along a street in New York, the United States, March 16, 2020. The number of COVID-19 cases in United States has topped 4,600 as of Monday night, an increase of more than 1,000 in the past 24 hours, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

40,000 children in United States have lost one parent to Covid-19

(tca/dpa) - A “staggering” 40,000 children in the U.S. have lost at least one parent to coronavirus, three-quarters of them teenagers, a new model...

One killed in Bangladesh as anti-lockdown protest turns violent

(dpa) – At least one person was killed and several others were wounded after a protest against Covid-19 restrictions turned violent in Bangladesh, police...
Schools Closed

Pakistan keeps most schools shut as case numbers rise among children

(dpa) – Pakistani authorities announced on Tuesday that most schools would remain closed for another three weeks as thousands of children were infected with...

Australia central bank keeps monetary policy unchanged

(dpa-AFX) - Australia's central bank maintained its interest rate as well as bond purchase programme on Tuesday, as widely expected, as these measures continued...
Mrs Freda Prempeh

Minister commits to improved lives for constituents

Dr Mrs Freda Prempeh, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tano North Constituency, has re-affirmed her commitment to improving on infrastructural development to meet...
Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse execs to leave after big hedge fund hit

(dpa-AFX) - Credit Suisse said Tuesday that it expects to report a pre-tax loss of about 900 million Swiss francs (960 million dollars) in...
Gas prices are displayed at a BP gas station in the Brooklyn borough of New York, the United States on April 9, 2020. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies led by Russia, known as OPEC+, reached on Thursday a tentative agreement to cut production to stop a market free-fall amid the coronavirus pandemic, pending the consent of Mexico. (Photo by Michael Nagle/Xinhua)

BP expects to reach US$35 billion net debt target in Q1

(dpa-AFX) - British oil major BP, in an update on progress towards 35 billion dollar net debt target, said that it now expect to...
The Boeing Pr Disaster: Grounding The 737 Max Models

Southwest orders 100 Boeing 737 Max, recalls 209 pilots

(dpa-AFX) - Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV), has recalled 209 pilots from their extended vacation programs, driven by the worldwide travel ban during the pandemic,...

Bono Regional Minister acknowledges media’s contribution to development

Madam Justina Owusu-Banahene, the Bono Regional Minister, has acknowledged the enormous contribution of the media to national development. ...
China sea

Duterte: South China Sea rift won’t affect friendly ties with Beijing

(dpa) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Tuesday his country's dispute with Beijing over activity in the South China Sea will not affect...

Jordan orders media gag on case involving ex-crown prince

(dpa) - Jordan's top prosecutor on Tuesday banned the publication of any information or material relating to a case involving ex-crown prince Hamzah. The ban...

More violence in Northern Ireland despite appeals for calm

(PA Media/dpa) - Violence has broken out on the streets of Northern Ireland again, despite appeals for calm. A car was set alight in Sperrin...