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J.Y. Owusu laid to rest

The remains of Mr Joseph Yaw Owusu Kwarteng, former Staff of the Ghana News Agency (GNA) was laid to rest at the week-end at...

Tema institutions commend Ghana News Agency for impactful journalism

Some institutions in the Tema Metropolis have commended the Ghana News Agency for impacting positively on their operations as the Agency celebrates its 63rd...

GNA @63 – Surviving the task of nation building

One of the most cherished surviving monuments of Ghana’s first President, Dr Kwame Nkrumah, is the Ghana News Agency (GNA), which established was on...

Poor road network, a threat to success of PFJs – Farmers

Some farmers in Bawku have expressed worry over the poor road network which is making it difficult to access their farms and also transport...
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BOST seeks US$150 million to revamp operations

The Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company Limited (BOST) is seeking a capital injection of 150 million US dollars to revamp its operations. About 75...

Man shot dead in trying to disarm police officer

A 25-year old man identified as Nyable Mordzifa has been shot dead after spraying pepper on police officers on duty in an attempt to...
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GNA’s Edna Quansah gets 2019 GOWA Awards nomination

Ms. Edna Akuokor Quansah, a female Sports Journalist at the Ghana News Agency (GNA), has been nominated for the 2019 Outstanding Woman Sports Journalist...
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Western North Region set to hold NPP primaries in six constituencies

The Western North Region is set to hold the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Parliamentary primaries in six of its orphan constituencies. The constituencies include; Bodi,...
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GNA Awarded for leading social accountability fight

The Action for Sustainable Development (ASUDEV), a nongovernmental organisation, has awarded the Ghana News Agency (GNA) office in Upper West for championing social accountability...
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GNA staff asked to give management all the needed support for success

Mr Henry Adomako Oduro, the Chairman of Communication Workers Union of the Ghana News Agency (GNA), on Wednesday called on workers to eschew acts...
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Visually Impaired Demands Inclusion onto PFJ

Some visually impaired persons in the Ho Municipality have appealed to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture to engage them in government’s flagship Planting...
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GNA Celebrates Its 62 Years of Existence

The Ghana News Agency (GNA) the foremost national wire service on Tuesday marked its 62nd anniversary with a sober reflection and call on the...
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UW GNA Retirees Honoured for Their Praiseworthy Service

Two retirees of Ghana News Agency (GNA) in the Upper West Region, Mr Bajin Dougah Pobia and Mr Idrisu Seidu, have been honoured for...

Rent Control issued summons totaling 500 to landlords

The Brong-Ahafo Regional Office of the Rent Control Department has summoned about 500 landlords/landladies in the Sunyani Municipality for renting their premises without registration...
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GNA GM commends governments NaBCo programme

Mr. Albert Kofi Owusu, the General Manager (GM) of the Ghana News Agency (GNA) has lauded the government for the implementation of the Nation...

Ghana’s Foreign Affairs Ministry Kicks Against US Visa Sanctions

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has expressed disappointment with the decision by the United States to implement visa sanctions on Ghana...
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Oti referendum voting begins

Voting in the referendum on the creation of the Oti region out of Volta, is going on smoothly across the enclave. Spot checks by the...
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GNA Website temporarily down for technical update

The Management of the Ghana News Agency wishes to inform its numerous subscribers and readers of the Agency’s news stories on its website:
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Today’s Nursing Profession Lacks One Major Ingredient – Care

Dr Margaret Wekem Kukeba, a Tutor at the Bolgatanga Nurses Training College (BNTC) has bemoaned the attitude of nurses and midwives in the country...
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Market women in Kaneshie sensitized on basic hygiene

The Janok Foundation, a community-based organisation in the Ablekuma Central District, has educated the Kaneshie Market Women on basic hygiene as part of this...

Ghana finds ways to help cocoa pricing

Ghana has led the development of a new global standard for sustainable cocoa and this is aiding image pricing of its cocoa on the...
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Ghanaian Cocoa Farmers Introduced to New Fertilizer

A new fertilizer, that comes with nutrients for regenerating aged cocoa farms has been introduced to farmers. It has been branded “Cocoa Nti” and meant...

WHO says almost the whole world breaths in dirty air

The World Health Organization (WHO) has raised alarm at increasing air pollution and the high number of people breathing air that is of poor...

GNA staffs join in May Day celebrations

The Ghana News Agency (GNA) branch of the Communication Worker’s Union of the Trade Union Congress (TUC-Ghana) on Tuesday joined millions of Labour Unions...
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Journalist in Upper East Constructs Ramps for PWDs

Mr Stephen Chidozie Ngamegbulam, a journalist at A1 Radio Station in Bolgatanga has constructed two ramps at the Upper East Regional House of Chiefs...
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GNA joins Government digital network

The Ghana News Agency on Wednesday got hooked onto the Human Resource Management Information System (HRMIS) of the Public Services Commission (PSC) as part...

Western Union rewards rewards 130 customers

Western Union, the global leader in money transfer service, has rewarded 130 customers across the country for their loyalty and usage of the Western...

Ghana develops structural design for 95 kilometre-railway

Mr Kwaku Agyenim Boateng, the Deputy Minister for Railways Development, has said the alterations have been made to structural design of the 95 kilometre-railway...

Parents encouraged to understand children’s temperament

Mr Emmanuel Nyarko-Tetteh, a Child Development Practitioner, has encouraged parents to understand their children’s temperament to be able to provide them with proper care. He...
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Shatta Wale Appointed Brand Ambassador of Kasapreko

Kasapreko Company Limited, has unveiled Charles Nii Armah, popularly known as Shatta Wale a popular dance hall musician as the brand ambassador for its...