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Smuggled PFJ fertilizers intercepted

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) and the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority have intercepted 84 bags (25Kg) of smuggled NPK fertilizer meant...
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Cease Demonization Of Voltarians -Voltarians in diaspora to government

Voltarains in the diaspora has condemned the alleged harassment and intimidation meted out to people of Ewe decent in some parts of the country...
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Immigration Service expands clinic for enhanced services

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has expanded its Clinic located at its national headquarters in Accra to provide enhanced and quality health care to...
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Fifty-four Nigerians in GIS custody await repatriation

A total of 54 Nigerian nationals arrested for unlawful entry into Ghana through unapproved routes along the Ghana-Togo frontier are awaiting repatriation, officials of...

Togolese arrested for attempting to register

Officers of the Ghana Immigration Service at the Pulimakom Border Post in the Upper East Region has arrested a Togolese for attempting to acquire...
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Nigerian arrested for attempting to acquire a Ghanaian passport fraudulently

The Tema Regional Immigration Command has apprehended a Nigerian national for attempting to acquire a Ghanaian passport at the Passport Application Centre (PAC), Tema. ...

Second batch of Immigration officers begin counter-terrorism training

Sixty officers from the Rapid Response Unit (RRU) of the Ghana Immigration Service have begun a three-week training in counter-terrorism at Huhunya in the...

Immigration Service strengthen operations with reshuffle of senior officers

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has reshuffled the roles of its senior superintending officers in a bid to reinforce its capacity to secure the...
Sunyani Covid Taskforce Begins Door To Door Nose Mask Distribution

Sunyani COVID-19 Taskforce begins door-to-door nose mask distribution

The Sunyani COVID-19 Taskforce has commenced door-to-door free distribution of nose mask to residents in farming communities within the Sunyani Municipality. ...
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GIS warns commercial drivers against aiding foreigners into the country

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) on Wednesday warned commercial drivers against aiding foreigners to enter the country. The Service said such drivers when arrested, would...

Traveling through unapproved routes remains illegal – GIS

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS)on Wednesday said traveling into and out of Ghana through unapproved routes remains unlawful and illegal, and said that...

Immigration Recruitment Fraudster arrested

The Western Regional Command of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has arrested one Kojo Sakyi, a 53-year old Ghanaian for fraudulently portraying to recruit...
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Immigration officers intercept smuggled fertilizers at Atanve

Officials of the Akanu Sector Command of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) have intercepted government’s Planting for Food and Jobs' (PFJs) fertilizers being smuggled...

Five foreign nationals arrested for entering Ghana illegally

Five foreign nationals have been arrested for entering the country through an unapproved route at Hamile in the Lambussie District of the Upper West...

Joint border security operation busts narcotic consignment

A joint team of border security agencies operating at the Aflao frontier on Saturday seized a large parcel of suspected narcotic drug at an...

COVID-19 – GIS pledges commitment to enforcing border closure directive

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has pledged its commitment to enforcing the President’s directive on the closure of the national borders in fighting COVID-19...

MCE cries for quarantine centers for suspected persons with COVID-19

Mr Ernest Kofie, Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Jomoro has bemoaned the difficulty the Assembly was encountering to get places within the community...

Government’s decision to resource NCCE commendable – SDTT

The Savannah Development Policy Think Tank (SDTT) has commended the Government on its decision to retool the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) to...
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Upper West GIS apprehends seven Burkina nationals

The Upper West Regional Command of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has apprehended seven Burkina Faso nationals for sneaking into Ghana on an unregistered...
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COVID-19 cases in Tarkwa increased to 13, with one death

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases recorded in Tarkwa has increased to 13 with one death. The deceased, a female health employee of a hospital...
Burkinabe Migrants

Police and GIS intercept Burkinabe migrants at Nadowli

Six Burkina Faso nationals who entered Ghana through unapproved routes have been arrested by the Upper West Regional Command of the Ghana Immigration Service...
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Nine Burkinabes arrested for illegally entering Ghana

Nine Burkina Faso nationals have been arrested at Batoma and Beat Four unapproved routes in the Hamile Sector Command of the Ghana Immigration Service...
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Sunyani Municipal COVID-19 task-force undertakes night exercises

The Sunyani Municipal COVID-19 Taskforce is undertaking night enforcement exercises to ensure that drinking spots and restaurants adhere to social and physical distancing protocols...

Upper West Region arrests 122 foreign nationals in April

The Upper West Regional Command of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) says it arrested 122 foreign nationals in April 2020 alone for attempting to...

Fifty-three Ivoirians refused entry into the country

The Migration Information Centre of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has refused entry of 53 Ivoirians who attempted to enter the country through Ghana-Cote...
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REGSEC to deal with people facilitating movement of foreigners into region

The Ashanti Regional Security Council (REGSEC) has threatened to deal ruthlessly with those facilitating the movement of foreigners into the Region without recourse to...
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Nyive Immigration intercepts smuggled vehicle

The Nyive Sector Command of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has intercepted an Opel Astra vehicle believed to be smuggled through unapproved routes between...
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Ministry of Information commends BlowChem Industries

The Ministry of Information has commended BlowChem Industries Limited for donating quantities of its products to support the fight against COVID-19. ...
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Forty-one immigrants arrested at Babile for illegal entry into Ghana

A total of 41 people have been arrested by personnel of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) at Babile Inland Post in the Lawra...

BlowChem supports six COVID-19 Frontline Institutions

BlowChem Industries Limited has donated quantity of its products Bel-Aqua Mineral Water and Bel Beverages to the COVID-19 frontline institutions to support and motivate...