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“The Farewell

“The Farewell” wins top prize at 35th Film Independent Spirit Awards

Chinese-American film director Lulu Wang's comedy drama "The Farewell" won Best Feature award Saturday night at the 35th Film Independent Spirit Awards. ...
A group of Nigerian Policemen deployed in Somalia as part of the African Union peacekeeping mission patrol in Beledweyne, Somalia, on December 14, 2019. - The rains have inundated big areas surrounding Beledweyne area forcing thousands of people to leave their houses and look for humanitarian assistance while living in displacement camps. Due to climate change and human activities, cycles of floods and droughts have become more recurrent and completely unpredictable in Somalia exposing hundreds of thousands of people every year to vulnerability and displacement. (Photo by LUIS TATO / AFP)

Two al-Shabab militants wounded, camp destroyed in airstrikes

Somali and U.S. security forces said on Saturday two al-Shabab militants were wounded and their compound destroyed in two airstrikes on Thursday in the...
La Liga

Getafe win again, Atletico end winless run

Getafe continued their incredible season with a 3-0 win at home to Valencia which strengthens their place in the third place in the Liga...
German Bundesliga

Leverkusen overpower Dortmund 4-3 in Bundesliga

Bayer Leverkusen gave away their lead but rallied back on the late goals from substitute Leon Bailey and Lars Bender to secure all three...

HMD holds facility commissioning ceremony

Heavy Machinery Dealership (HMD) has held a grand opening ceremony to outdoor state-of-the-art facilities as it brings technological innovations onto the Ghanaian construction...

2020 Total Futsal AFCON: “We did our best to qualify”- Libya coach

Julio Fernadez Correa, Head Coach of the Libya Futsal team has said, his side put in their best to qualify for the Federation of...

2020 Total Futsal AFCON: “This is the happiest day in my life”- Coach Carvalho

An elated Angolan coach, Benvindo Inocencio De Carvalho has expressed that, qualifying to the 2020 Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) Futsal World Cup,...

WAEC accepts oral response in examination

Mr Alex Amankwah in charge of Specific Learning Disorders at the Ghana Education Service has revealed that the West African Examination Council (WAEC)...

Agribusiness is more than farming – Korboe

Mr Kwesi Korboe, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Advisor to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture has said that agribusiness goes...

Huawei named one of top 10 most valuable Global brands

Brand Finance, a leading brand valuation and strategy consultancy headquartered in the UK, has named Huawei one of the top 10 most valuable...
Central Bank of Nigeria

Nigeria’s central bank injects liquidity into market

Nigeria's central bank has pumped 218.41 million U.S. dollars and 18 million Chinese yuan (about 2.57 million U.S. dollars) respectively into the financial system,...
safety measures

Stakeholders Charged to Prioritise Safety Practices

The Ghana National Fires Service (GNFS) has called on stakeholders to prioritize public safety when awarding permits for the establishment of structures in order...
AGI launches centenary celebration of Founder, Dr Esther Ocloo

AGI Founder Dr Esther Ocloo Centenary Celebration Unveiled

The Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) on Friday launched the centenary celebration of its founder and three time president, the late Dr Esther Ocloo,...
Photo taken on Sept. 15 shows the general outside view of the National Theatre of Ghana in downtown Accra, Ghana. As a landmark in Accra, the National Theatre of Ghana that was completed in 1992, was built under loans by Chinese government. (Xinhua/Lin Xiaowei)

National Theatre Prepares to Host Harriet Tubman Drama

The National Theater of Ghana has outlined series of performances in commemoration of the country’s "Year of Return" Festivities, which marks the 400th centennials...
World Bank

World Bank Delegation gets briefed on Kumasi projects

Mr. Osei Assibey-Antwi, Kumasi Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE), has affirmed the authority’s resolve to resort to the use of Information and communication Technology (ICT)...
Mr Kwasi Boateng Adjei,

Minister Goes Over Plans for Anloga District Inauguration

Mr Kwasi Boateng Adjei, the Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, has paid an official visit to the Keta Municipal Assembly to...
Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng

Prof. Frimpong Boateng Has No Business with Symphony Ltd

Symphony Limited, a licensed mining firm, has denied reports that Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, was serving on the...
Georgina Ama Amenyo

Police picks up 19-year-old boy in connection with missing girl

A 19 year old Junior High School (JHS) form two student, Joseph Prah has been arrested on suspicion of knowing the whereabouts of a...

Police Holds Girl in Custody for Alleged Murder

The Juaso police has arrested and kept in custody, an 18 year-old girl, Mary Nti Gyimah, for allegedly causing the death of a colleague...
UK Mining

UK Capitalises on Mining Legacy to Secure Economic Advancement in Africa

The United Kingdom (UK) is using over 150 years of mining heritage to secure sustainable economic development in Africa for the next 150 years...
The Tema Oil Refinery has been idle for several years

TOR to Assume Full Operation in September

Mr Isaac Osei, the Managing Director (MD) of Tema Oil Refinery (TOR), has given the assurance that the national oil refinery would be in...
2018 Institute of Public Relations Excellence Awards

Ogilvy Ghana Sweeps Home 3 Awards

Public Relations and Advertising company, Ogilvy Ghana, has won three awards at the 2018 Institute of Public Relations Excellence Awards held in Accra. The company,...
Mr. Prosper Yao Ledi,

Contractors wants their arrears Paid

The President of the Association of Building and Civil Engineering Contractors of Ghana (ABCECG) Mr. Prosper Yao Ledi, has expressed frustration about the delay...

Man gets Bailed for Assault

Issaka Mohammed, an 18-year old store keeper and an internet operator has been granted bail in the sum of GhC10,000.00 with one surety. He has...

Bar Owner before Court for defilement

A 23-year old man, who allegedly defiled a 12- year old girl in a bathhouse at Ashongman Estates, has been admitted to bail by...
Foods and Drugs Authority

Lybrel and Seasonique Birth Control Pills Are Not FDA registered

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has alerted the public that it has not registered lybrel and Seasonique birth control pills for use in...

Ghana Government Urged to Implement A Simple Tax System

Dr Isaac Nyame, a Consultant with the Private Enterprise Federation (PEF), has called on government to implement simple tax system to help improve the...
NGO Donation

Pong-Tamale SHS Receive Donation of WASH Items

Community Legacy Initiative Programme (CLIP), a non-governmental organization (NGO), has donated water storage facilities and waste bins to Pong-Tamale Senior High School (SHS) to...

Ghanaian Public Urged to Secure Their Future Through Investments

Ghanaians have been urged to secure their future by setting aside as little as they can in an investment of choice from the varied...
Ms Esi Andoh, Executive Secretary, IWEN

IWEN Advocates for a gender sensitive society in Ghana

A civil society actor has advocated for a gender sensitive society that will provide opportunity for indigenous women to contribute to the decision making...