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Gold Coast at the 1st 1952 Summer Olympics

Seven competitors represented the nation (all men) in Athletics at the 1952 Olympics in Helsinki . The Gold Coast along with British Togoland, now known...

Biography of Jerry John Rawlings

Jerry John Rawlings, born 22 June 1947 in Accra, Gold Coast, is a Ghanaian former air force officer and politician. He was twice the head...

Civil Rights Leader Dr Martin Luther King’s Ghana Sermon

I want to preach this morning from the subject: “The Birth of a New Nation”. And I would like to use as a...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

Ghana is our home – Volta NDC denounces secessionists

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Volta Region has distanced itself from activities of secessionist group, Homeland Study Group Foundation (HSGF). Members of HSGF,...
Mr. Kwame Ofori Asomaning, MD of Gold Coast

Gold Coast Fund Management vows to protect investments

The Gold Coast Fund Management (GCFM) has said it is working tirelessly to ensure the security of investments and to give better service to...
Ghana Cedi

Customers of Gold Coast Fund Management Paid Gh₵60 Million

The Managers of the Gold Coast Fund Management (GCFM) says its, has so far, paid nearly GHC 60 million to aggrieved customers, and assured...
Alabaster Box

Alabaster Box lights up Edinburgh Fringe Festival with “Sounds from Gold Coast”

Ghana's leading Acappella quartet, Alabaster Box is set to be the toast of this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland, with their act dubbed...
Commonwealth Ghana

2018 Commonwealth Games, Ghana’s List Of Participants

Herewith list of Ghanaian athletes representing Ghana at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia and their various disciplines. Boxing; Suleman Tetteh – 49kg,...
Team Ghana

Ghana’s Team Embarks on Pre-Games Camping

Team Ghana has left the shores of the country for Gold Coast, Australia on Monday afternoon to continue with preparations for the 2018 Commonwealth...
Charles Narh Teye

2018 Commonwealth Games: Narh Teye Books a Spot

Charles Narh Teye, a Ghanaian Powerlifter has booked a place at the 2018 XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. Narh Teye, lifted 157kg in the...
Drawing of Badu Bonsu II made by a Dutch lieutenant, 1838

The Story of Ahanta Kingdom

When you mention Ahanta, nobody seems to know what Ahanta means or the kind of people they are but Ahanta was once referred to...

Black Cranes present medals to brand owners of Indomie

The Black Cranes – the national weightlifting team, paid a courtesy visit to De United Foods Industries Ltd (DUFIL), the brand owners of Indomie,...

Ghana Para-cycling team in UK for track championship

The National Para-cycling team,has departed to the United Kingdom (UK) to participate in a three-day international Para-cycling track championship. In a release copied to GNA...

Ghana neglects national monuments

Ghana has many historic and tourist sites scattered across the country including; forts, castles, waterfalls, beaches, parks, mosques, cathedrals, among others. However, over the years,...
school feeding

GSFP Proves Effective Strategy For Increasing School Enrolment

Reverend John Ntim Fordjour, Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin South, has begun a free school feeding programme for 90 pupils of Assin Adubiase...

GOC Secures £5,000 Grant Ahead Of Commonwealth Games

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), has secured £5,000 preparation grant for seven Ghanaian athletes ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. A...

Gold Coast, GN Network Holds Families Funfair

You may have heard the maxim – that ‘all work and no play, makes Jack a dull boy’. This was the story of some...
Rev Isaac Owusu Bempah

Some prophecies can be purely personal matters

The ongoing row between Pastor Owusu-Bempah, of the Glorious Word Ministry International, and some members of the late Capt. Maxwell Adam Mahama’s family is...

Ghanaians Commemorate 69th Anniversary Of Christianborg Crossroads Shooting

A wreath laying cum flag hoisting ceremony was organised, on Tuesday, at the Nationalism Park, Osu, to commemorate the 69th Anniversary of the shooting...

Barclays Bank Celebrate 100 Years Anniversary With Clients

Barclays Bank, Koforidua branch marked its 100 years in Ghana with its numerous clients who came to the bank to perform transactions and feted...

A Significant Step In The History Of Colonial Legislature

The office of Speaker was first created in Ghana, then the Gold Coast, in 1949 when the Governor ceased to be ex-officio President of...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Knowing Ghana’s President Elect

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo was born and raised in Ga-Maami (Accra Central) and in the Nima area of Accra. His father’s residence, Betty House...

Prison hardships in perspective

Prisons have been in existence since the Stone Age. Until the institutionalization of the prison system in Ghana, our colonial masters in the Gold...

The role of African Americans in the African Revolution

By Abayomi Azikiwe Editor, Pan-African News Wire African American History Month Series No. 4 Five decades ago on Feb. 24, 1966, a coup was carried out against...
Armed Forces

2BN celebrates Battle of Myohaung

They exhibited brisk march pass and displayed beautiful colours of the three arms of the military as they were commandeered by Captain Yaw Omari-Boateng. The...

Krobo’s gear up for Oklemekiku Azzu’s silver jubilee tomorrow

The three day programme, including a memorial lecture and book launch under the chairmanship of Nene Sakite II, Konor of Manya Krobo is to...
Kwame Nkrumah

Dr. Kwame Nkrumah was an exceptional leader

J.B. DANQUAH: ?If the UGCC fails you, Kwame Nkrumah will not fail you!? SAMUEL ADJEI SARFO: ?It is in the context of all this knowledge...
National Volunteers Day

September 21st Marked as Founder’s Day or National Volunteers Day?

So just as you are privy to the common knowledge that Christians mark the birth of the Nazarean every December, on annual basis, Ghanaians...
C.K. Gyamfi

FIFA President Blatter sympathises with Ghana over celebrated coach?s death

The legendary Ghanaian coach and footballer died on September 2 in Accra after a brief illness. Gyamfi, 86, affectionately called CK, was the first African...

Fontomfrom: The origin of ‘Apketeshie’

Are you by any means familiar with the language that gave birth to Akpeteshie (the local gin)? I am sure that anybody with little...