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Ancient beliefs and tradition, the bane of reducing road crashes and fatalities

For a developing country like Ghana, allowing her citizens to perish from road crashes is not only tragic, but unfortunate and unacceptable. The country might...
Prof Ransford Gyampo delivering his presentation in Acc

Professor Gyampo lauds President Akufo-Addo’s last SONA

Professor Ransford Gyampo, a senior political science lecturer at the University of Ghana, has lauded President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for his last State...
speed ramp

Beposo residents demand speed ramps as pedestrian knockdown escalates

Residents of Beposo in the Shama District of the Western Region have appealed to the Ghana Highways Authority (GHA) to, as a matter of...
Mr John Peter Amewu

Supreme Court quashes injunction on Amewu

The Supreme Court has quashed an interim injunction of a Ho High Court seeking to prevent the Member of Parliament-elect for Hohoe, John Peter...
Ghana economy

Ghana’s economy is on track – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says Ghana's economy is on track despite the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic. He said though the disease threatened to...
Mr Francis Ohemeng Nyantakyi

More than 4,000 patients benefit from ambulance service in Central Region

In a space of a year, 4,011 patients have benefitted from the operations of the National Ambulance Service (NAS) in the Central Region. ...

Court option better than violence – President Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says it is good that the opposition has chosen the legal path to seek redress on matters related to...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo

President Akufo-Addo delivers last State of Nation Address

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo delivering his last State of the Nation Address in his first term in office, pledged to build on his...

TMA files appeal over GHs 5.5 million judgement debt

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) on January 4, 2021, filed an appeal for a stay of execution at the Appeals Court over an Accra...
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Three rabies cases confirmed in Kpone-Katamanso Municipality

Three rabies cases have been confirmed in three communities in the Kpone-Katamanso Municipality of the Greater Accra Region. The communities are Kakasunanka, Katamanso, and Kpone,...

Anti-Corruption crusaders needs maximum support – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama, has called for support for anti-corruption crusaders in their attempts at fighting corruption. When given the support, he said, they...

Ashgold edge Faisal in regional derby

Visiting Ashgold S/C demonstrated sheer determination to overcome King Faisal F/C 1-0 in a match day two fixture of the 2019/2020 Ghana Premier League...

UDS whips UCC, UG in soccer

The women’s football team of the University for Development Studies (UDS) put up a thrilling performance in the ongoing eighth edition of Ghana University...
Ghanaian woman wins international award in security management Accra, Jan. 05, GNA-The International Centre for Executive Security Training (ICEST), has presented the World Certified Professional Award to Ms Mavis Yaa Asare, a Ghanaian, for being the first woman in Africa to achieve the status in Security Management. Ms Asare graduated from the Regent University College of Science and Technology in 2011. This was contained in a statement issued in Accra by Mr Benjamin Larbi, the Acting Head of Communications of Regent University College of Science and Technology and copied to the Ghana News Agency (GNA). It said the status was conferred on her, after successfully completing an intensive six-month Chartered Security Professional course and attaining outstanding results in the Chartered Security Professional examinations. Ms Asare, attained the skills, competencies and professional practices consistent with global standards and assessment specifications and is hereby granted the award of a World Certified Professional in the field of Security Management". It said the certificate reads Ms Asare was the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Cardinal Security Services, a fast growing private security company in Ghana. "This recognition is a dream come true". "I've always wanted to make a positive impact in my field of work. It is an additional sense of responsibility to live up to the expectations of such a recognition. "Being in a male dominated industry, gives me the added opportunity of inspiring and empowering women to believe it is possible to succeed in industries with low representation of women", she added. The Chartered Security Professional, is a credential conferred by The Chair and Fellows of World Certification Institute, with the consent of the Certification Board upon the recommendation of the International Centre for Executive Security Training (ICEST). The World Certification Institute is a global authority on occupational certification, headquartered in the USA.

Ghanaian Woman Awarded Security Management Certification

The International Centre for Executive Security Training (ICEST), has presented the World Certified Professional Award to Ms Mavis Yaa Asare, a Ghanaian, for being...
Yahya Jammeh

Gambia’s TRRC to Begin Hearing Soon

The Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) established to look into alleged human rights violations during the 22-year rule of former Gambian President Yahya...

Rigorous Laws Needed to End Violence Against Women – ActionAid

The ActionAid Ghana (AAG) has appealed to stakeholders to come out with policies and stringent legislations that could bring an end to all forms...