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Sputnik V Vaccine

COVID-19: Russia announces Ghana’s registration of Sputnik V Vaccine

The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) has announced the registration of the Russian Sputnik V vaccine against coronavirus by the Ministry of Health of...
Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA)

KOICA projects reduces poverty by 2.6 points

The Capacity Development of Farmer Based Cooperatives and Organisations (FBCs/FBOs) in Northern Ghana project has led to a 2.6 points reduction in poverty amongst...

Fisheries Sector needs a Minister with in-depth knowledge – GTA

The Ghana Tuna Association (GTA) at weekend maintained that the Fisheries and Aquaculture sector needs a Minister with in-depth knowledge about the industry...

Government must enforce COVID-19 protocols in Basic Schools – EduWatch

The Africa Education Watch (EduWatch), an Education Policy Research and Advocacy Organization at the weekend called on Government to strictly enforce the COVID-19 isolation...
Donation Ngo

NGO donates wheelchair to victim of Ablekuma Central shooting

The Janok Foundation, a community-based organisation at Sabon Zongo, has donated a brand new wheelchair to Arafat Kabiru, a victim of Ablekuma Central Coalition...
Ska Observatory

Launch of international SKA Observatory, broadens era of radio astronomy

The SKA Observatory, a new intergovernmental organisation dedicated to radio astronomy, was launched following the first meeting of the Observatory’s Council. The new Observatory, known...
Kofi Vinyo

Tiger nuts production, processing and export, physically-challenged farmer at Kwatire takes lead

During his formative years, and coming from a poor background, his parents did not find it useful to educate a physically challenged son. ...
Book Launch

A book: “Ŋu Nyui Ade Ke” launched in Accra

An Ewe book titled: “?u Nyui Ade Ke”, translated as; ‘A New Dawn’ has been launched in Accra on Saturday to promote and encourage...
Former President Jerry John Rawlings

Jerry John Rawlings, a man of many names and misnames

Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings, born and baptised Jeremiah Rawlings John as a Catholic, rose to fame, through the power of coups and left...
Health District Services

Lambussie Health Directorate urges staff to commit to improved services

The Lambussie District Health Directorate in the Upper West Region has urged its health staff to remain committed in providing quality health care to...
Tree Planting

Goshen Global Vision undertakes tree planting at Fijai

A cross-section of students at the Fijai Senior High School were led in a tree planting exercise by Goshen Global Vision (GGV), a local...
Roads Asphalt

Work on Benchema -Junction -Adjoafua road to be completed on schedule – Project Engineer

Messers Amandi Investment Ltd, the construction firm working on the 38.3 kilometer Benchema- Junction-Adjoafua road in the Western North Region, has given the assurance...
neglected tropical diseases

Face neglected tropical diseases, end the scourge

‘‘If we are to end the scourge of neglected tropical diseases, then we urgently need to do things differently. This means injecting new energy...
Queen Forum

Queen-mother cautions girls against pre-marital sex

Nana Anima Ahwenepa, the Queen-Mother of Dwenase in the Tano North Municipality of the Ahafo Region has cautioned girls against premarital sex, urging them...

Catholic Bishops’ Conference demands a closedown of LGBTQI Office

The Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference is demanding a closedown of the Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTQI) office space recently opened in...
Parents Sgbv

Abuse Relief Corps advocates strong parent-child relation to combat SGBV

Mr Anthony Boateng Bediako, Director of Abuse Relief Corps (ARC), has advised parents to develop strong relationships with their children, especially the girls to...
Pentecost University

Pentecost University admits 88 ministerial students

The School of Theology, Mission and Leadership (STML) of Pentecost University (PU), has admitted 88 ministerial students to pursue theological training and ministerial formation...
Girls Unicef

UNICEF/KOICA equip adolescent girls with start-up kits

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) with funding from Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), has equipped over 90 adolescent girls with start-up kits for...
Politics Mp Tour

Lambussie MP embarks on “Thank You Tour”

Dr. Bakye Yelviel-Dong Baligi, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Lambussie Constituency, has embarked on a "Thank You Tour" to express appreciation to the...
Dambai Youth

Dambai concerns youth organises clean up exercise

A group calling itself 'Concerned Youth of Dambai' in the Krachi East Municipality of the Oti Region, has organised a massive clean-up exercise at...

Techiman Holy Family Hospital appeals for blood

Dr. Ernest Ameyaw, the Medical Director of the Techiman Holy Family Catholic Hospital has appealed to churches, schools, keep fit clubs and the general...
Actionaid Ghana

ActionAid Ghana holds workshop for employers on sexual harassment

Some employers, business owners and managers of various businesses in the Northern Region have attended a day’s workshop in Tamale to develop sexual harassment...
Mr James Oppong Boanuh

Maintain prevailing peace in Bawku – IGP to police

Mr James Oppong-Boanuh, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), has urged personnel of the Ghana Police Service in the Bawku enclave to ensure high...

Court remands businessman for defrauding

A Ho Circuit Court presided over by Mr Felix Datsomor has remanded one Kwaku Boateng Bawa, 43, a businessman to Police custody. ...

Kwaku Afriyie, Afriyie Akoto faces Appointment Committee

The Appointment Committee of Parliament continued its sitting to consider two more of President Akufo-Addo’s nominees for ministerial roles. Dr Kwaku Afriyie and Dr Owusu...
Ghanaian evacuees from Lebanon going through immigration checks at the Kotoka international Airport in Accra

Minority: Probe Frontiers Healthcare Solution Covid-19 testing, NDA contracts

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Minority Caucus in Parliament has announced plans to launch a bipartisan parliamentary probe into the award of COVID-19 testing...

Minority: Former Energy Minister, govt officials created financial loss to Ghana

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Minority Caucus in Parliament on Friday accused the Government of allowing former Energy Minister Boakye Agyarko and other government...

Alleged MP Killers plead not guilty

Daniel Asiedu, aka, Sexy Dondon, the prime suspect allegedly involved in the murder of J.B. Danquah Adu, Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, has...
Dr Kwaku Afriyie

Ghana’s health system is fairly robust – Dr Afriyie

Dr Kwaku Afriyie, Minister Designate for Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation has stated that despite recent reverses in COVID- 19 cases, Ghana has made...
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital

ABUSUA (96.5) F.M. apologizes to KATH CEO and management

The management of a Kumasi-based radio station, Abusua 96.5 of the EIB Network, has rendered unqualified apology to the Chief Executive and management of...