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UK aid-backed drone technology facilitates Ghana’s COVID-19 fight

A partnership between the UK aid and Gavi - the Vaccine Alliance - is supporting Ghana to use Zipline drones to collect COVID-19 test...
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GFA holds discussion with English FA and British High Commission

Mr. Kurt Okraku, President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) on Thursday, May 21, led the Executive Council to have a discussion with officials...
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COVID-19: British High Commission repatriates nationals from Ghana

The British High Commission in Accra has repatriated 700 of their “stranded” national in Ghana, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The exercise, carried out...
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COVID-19: UK pledges £65 million to WHO

The United Kingdom has pledged £65 million ($81 million) aid package to the World Health Organisation (WHO), as part of efforts to help tackle...

Sankalp Africa Summit: Over 1,000 delegates expected to convene in Nairobi

Over 1,000 delegates expected to convene in Nairobi for the 2-Day summit aimed at scaling entrepreneurship for the Global goals. At this summit,Sankalp Africa...

UK partners to assist Ghana to build digital base map

Mr Iain Walker, the United Kingdom (UK) Ambassador to Ghana has said his country’s partners, such as Ordnance Survey, the world-leading mapping agency will...
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The third UK-Business Council Regional Forum opens on Oct 4

The British High Commission will on Friday, October 4, host the third edition of the UK- Ghana Business Council (UK-GBC) Regional Forum in Accra. The...

Muslim Community and British High Commission to strengthen ties

As part of efforts at strengthening ties with the British High Commission in Ghana, leadership of the Zongo and Muslim Communities have paid a...

CJN suspension risks perceived credibility of polls – UK

The British High Commission expresses serious concern over the suspension of the Chief Justice of Nigeria. The UK issued the following statement: The British High...

British High Commission beats AMA to lift cup

The British High Commission (BHC) football team beat the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) side 4-2 to lift the cup in their four-match football tournament...

UKGCC Supports British High Commission Remembrance Day

The UK Ghana Chamber of Commerce (UKGCC) has donated a cash amount of $2,000 towards the 2017 British High Commission’s Remembrance Day celebrations in...

Lord Ahmad to meet Prez Akufo Addo in Ghana, July 16-18

Lord Tariq Ahmad, the Foreign Office Minister of State for the Commonwealth and the United Nations will visit Ghana from the 16-18 July. A statement...

British High Commission welcomes home Chevening scholars

The event that held at the Residence of the British High Commissioner, Brian Olley was also an avenue for networking for the returning scholars...

UK and Ghana remain partners on maintaining security

On 17 May, a team from the UK’s 7th Infantry Brigade (The Desert Rats) arrived in Ghana eager to participate in Ex UNITED ACCORD....

2017 GUBA Awards Launched In Accra

The Ghana UK Based Achievement (GUBA) Awards has become the main pillar of British-Ghanaian Diaspora in London, particularly for the younger generation involved in the...

Preventing Harmful Cultural Practices in Zambesi Region

Today a two-day national conference on “Prevention of harmful cultural practices to women in the Zambezi Region” began in Katima Mulilo. The conference is...
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British High Commission Ghana moves to stop violence against women and grils

This year the British High Commission through our Department for International Development (DFID) supported the launch of the Government of Ghana’s National Survey on...

UK Urges Ghanaians To Uphold Peace

The British Government expresses its concern at recent incidents of political violence in Ghana in the run-up to the presidential and parliamentary elections on...
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UK to invest in renewable energy in Kenya

The British High Commission, in conjunction with Barclays Bank of Kenya, yesterday held an event in Nairobi bringing together leading players in the local...

British High Commission sponsors 8 Sierra Leone’s to study in UK

The British High Commissioner, Guy Warrington, had the pleasure of hosting a farewell reception at his official Residence for this year’s cohort of Chevening...
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Surviving Attacks As A Police Officer

For some time now, many of our comrades have left us to the next world so painfully after they have been attacked and killed...

Is Allotey Jacobs competent to represent Ghana on fuel issues?

According to Bright Simons, President of mPedigree Network writes on his that, "the problem in this country is that we are solely interested in titillating gossip...

Wiyaala Billed To Perform At Queen Elizabeth’s 90th Birthday Party

Jon Benjamin, the British High Commisioner, who is known to be a big fan of the Upper West singer, also added on his twitter...

Media Tasked To Hold Ghana Together In Election Period

He noted that there was so much mistrust in the country and challenged the media to address the situation and hold the country together. Mr...
(From L-R)Ethiopian Prime Minister Haile Mariam Dessalegn, Guinean President Alpha Conde, Benin President Thomas Boni Yayi, French President Francois Hollande, Gabon President Ali Bongo and Ghana President John Dramani Mahama hold a press conference following a lunch at the Elysee Palace to honor the African presidents involved in sustainable development regarding the COP21 in Paris, France, Nov.10, 2015. The 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 21) will take place from Nov. 30 to Dec. 11 in Paris, with the objective is to achieve a legally binding and universal agreement on climate change. (Xinhua/Theo Duval)

Paris Climate Agreement: EU And Africa Express Commitment

A statement issued by the EU, which was made available to the Ghana News Agency by British High Commission in Accra on Wednesday, recounted...
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Ghana signs Convicted Persons Transfer Agreement with UK

Ghana Parliament passed the Act in the 2007 to allow it receive its citizens convicted abroad to continue serving in Ghana and vice versa. Dr...
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UK Greenwich Council to visit Ghana

The Meridian Twinningwill build on the shared World Heritage status of the ?Zero Line of Time? as a development axis north to south linking...

New court for Nsawam prison to commence with cases

The newly inaugurated High Court at Nsawam Medium Security Prison, is to starts sitting to hear motions and appeals from October 6, when the...
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CEPS accused of quoting dollar at GHS4.2

Xexe, this morning I am peeved a little over the disparity in the dollar rate and the lawless behavior of some institutions regarding the...

Nayele Ametefeh’s Cocainegate Scandal: Ablakwah Castigates British High Commission

In the wake of the ongoing Ametefeh's "cocainegate scandal", Hon.Okudzeto Ablakwah,the Deputy Minister for Education, issued a condemnatory statement against the British High Commission...