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Ghanaian Low Fee Private Schools Benefit from IDP Foundation

Financial assistance to school proprietors provides urgent loan interest relief crucial to supporting schools in Ghana to reopen and prevent vulnerable schools from closing  Phased...
Prime Suspect

Lawyer demands independent inquiry into Womba’s death

Mr George Asamaney, Lawyer for James Nana Womba, prime suspect in the murder of Professor Emmanuel Yaw Benneh, has called for an independent inquiry...
President Candidates

‘Reject NPP members contesting as independent parliamentary candidates’

The incumbent New Patriotic Party should be wary of dissident members contesting as independent parliamentary candidates in the December elections, as that could sabotage...
Beirut Explosion

EU urges independent inquiry into cause of Beirut explosion

European Council President Charles Michel on Sunday urged an independent investigation into the cause of the deadly explosion that rocked the city of...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

NDC members wishing to go Independent should rescind their decisions

Mr Eugene Eshun-Elliot, the Odawna Ward Secretary of the National Democracy Congress (NDC) in the Klottey Korle Constituency has called on members with...
Two men walk under the flags of Tanzania's ruling party Chama Cha Mapinduzi in Stone Town of Zanzibar, Tanzania, on Oct. 28, 2015. Tanzania's semi-autonomous archipelago Zanzibar on Wednesday has cancelled results of its just-held general elections, according to Zanzibar Electoral Commission. (Xinhua/Zhai Jianlan)

Tanzania’s current electoral body very independent

Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa told parliament on Thursday that the current electoral body was very independent, brushing aside calls by opposition parties to...
Ebenezer Twum Asante-CEO for MTN Ghana

Standard Chartered Appoints an Independent Non-Executive Director

The Management of Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited has announced the appointed Mr. Ebenezer Twum Asante as an Independent Non-Executive Director of the Bank...
Fioscal Council

An Independent Fiscal Council is Crucial for Ghana

Dr Joseph K. Kwakye, A Consultant for the Economic Governance Platform (EGP), Ghana, commending Government’s efforts at ensuring fiscal discipline through a Fiscal Council...

KNUST Disturbances to be Investigated by an Independent Committee

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, and also the Chancellor of Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has hinted of the setting up...

Can Africa Be Described as Independent?

The dictionary definition of independence can be misleading if applied strictly to nations. Historically, no nation or state has ever been completely independent without...

Accra City Hotel adjudged Best Organisation in Ghana

Accra City Hotel has been adjudged the Best Organisation in Ghana at the 2017 edition of the Young Professionals Role Model Award, organised by...

127 Ghanaian detainees repatriated home from Libya

Ms Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, Minister of Foreign Affairs has said that government would organise an emergency meeting on Ghanaians detained in Libya and the...

Many young women struggling with low self-esteem

Mrs Comfort Ocran, Board Member, Bank of Ghana, has called on women particularly tertiary students to uphold their values. She noted that so many young...

Ghana’s President pays tribute to Alliance Française

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the French Ambassador to Ghana, Mr François Pujolas have jointly climaxed the week-long celebration of the Alliance Française’s...
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IEBC Appoints Officials for October 17 Presidential Election

Mr Wafula W. Chebukati, Chairman of the Kenyan Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), has appointed officials to oversee the rerun of the country's...

Independent Institutions Must Lead Corruption Fight – Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has said the anti-corruption crusade will only bear fruit if institutions of State receive support not only from government...

Minister ask company heads to stand independent in all situations

Mr Yaw Osafo Marfo, Senior Minister, has urged directors of organisations to be independent in action and thinking and operate above board, saying independence...

Every Region Must Have Its Own Power Producers –  Casely-Hayford

Financial Analyst, Sydney Casely-Hayford has opined that it would be worthwhile for Ghana if every region had its own independent power producer. According to him,...

Fill Text Of Ghana’s President May Day Speech

Below is the full text of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s maiden May Day Address at the Independence Square in Accra as obtained by...

Ghana’ President Cuts Sod For Construction Of Power Plant

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo--Addo on Thursday cut the sod for the commencement of the construction of a 400-megawatt power plant expected to address...
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Ghana Makes Progress In Implementing 2016 EITI Standard

Dr Steve Manteaw, Co-Chair of the Ghana Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (GHEITI), on Thursday said an EITI report conducted by an Independent Validator has...

Independent Investigative Report of Incident in Khan Sheikhoun

Introduction April 7, 2017, between 3.42 a.m. and 3.56 a.m., a massive missile rocket attack was carried out by U.S.S. Ross and U.S.S. Porter from...

ACEP advocates for an independent inquiry into AMERI deal

The African Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) will support an independent inquiry into the AMERI power deal. The centre insists that, such an enquiry will...
Julian Mayfield

Viewpoint: Julian Mayfield and Independent Ghana

60th Anniversary of Ghana Independence Series No. 1 March 6 represents the 60th anniversary of the independence of the former British colony of the Gold...

Ghana’s Parliament Suffer Major Blow

Parliament has suffered a major blow to its public image due largely to its recent appointments committee bribery allegations, a report by the Centre...

Muslim Parents Urged Not To Force Children Into Early Marriage

Muslim parents have been urged to provide the opportunity for the girl-child to pursue academic careers. Ms. Joyce Aduama, the Atwima-Nwabiagya District Education Director, said...

Gov’t Of Gambia To Rescind Decision To Live ICC

The new government in The Gambia has announced it is planning to rescind the decision by the previous administration to leave the International Criminal...

Venucia revs up as independent firm

A worker assembles a car at the Zhengzhou Nissan plant in Henan province.   Dongfeng Nissan's China-developed marque Venucia has evolved into an independent...

GII Ask Parliament to Allow for Independent Probe into Bribery Claims

The Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII) has charged the leadership in Parliament to redeem itself a by allowing independent investigations of the bribery allegations made...

How Independent Will The Office Of The Special Prosecutor Be?

In the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Manifesto for Election 2016, Chapter 12, page 135, titled ‘Governance, Corruption and Public Accountability,’ the NPP proposed “to...