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Boko Haram

Boko Haram insurgents regrouping in Nigeria’s central north state border

Nigerian official Friday raised an alarm over the regrouping of dislodged Boko Haram insurgents along with the central north states of Nasarawa/Benue border, seeking...
Cyclone Eloise

Tropical cyclone to bring heavy rains in Botswana

Tropical Cyclone Eloise is expected to hit Botswana and bring heavy rains next week, warned Botswana Meteorological Services on Friday. According to...

Coal startup to raise production in Botswana

Botswana's coal startup business Masama Coal Mine has announced intentions to ramp up its production. Minergy, the operator of Masama Coal Mine...

Zambia investment agency hails partnership with Chinese firm on manufacturing of sanitary ware

The Zambian government investment agency on Friday hailed a partnership with a Chinese firm that will become the country's first manufacturer of sanitary ware. ...
Shire is known primarily as a maker of drugs to treat rare diseases ?

INSLA commends Ghanaian Surgeon for manufacturing NCDs medication

The Institute of Leadership and Development (INSLA), a non-profit civil society centre, has commended Dr Michael K. Obeng, a surgeon, for establishing a pharmaceutical...

Public advised to engage the services of certified electricians

Mrs Wendy Agyemang Duah, Managing Director of Prefos Limited, an electrical and civil engineering Company, has advised Ghanaians to be wary of individuals they...

Covid-19 having a strain on Hohoe Municipal Hospital – Medical Superintendent

Dr Pius Mensah, Medical Superintendent of Hohoe Municipal Hospital, has said the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic was a drain on the human resource...
Mr Kenwuud Nuworsu

Appointments not entitlements, opportunity to serve-Nuworsu

Mr Kenwuud Nuworsu, Former Volta Regional Chairman, New Patriotic Party has said appointments to public office is not an entitlement, but an opportunity to...
Dr Justice Yankson

We will don’t condone any criminal act –GMA.

The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) says it does not and will not shield any medical official who engages in criminal conducts. Reacting to the arrest...

Mixed reactions in Volta on President’s re-nomination of Dr Letsa

Some residents in the Volta Region have expressed mixed reactions about the President's re-nomination of Dr Archibald Yao Letsa as the Volta Regional Minister-designate. Speaking...
Dr Archibald Yao Letsa Volta Regional Minister

Dr Letsa is an industrial visionary essential to Volta’s development- VDF

The Volta Development Forum (VDF) is commending President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for re-nominating Dr Letsa to administer the Region if successful. ...
ms freda prempeh

Tano South MP congratulates Freda Prempeh

Mr Benjamin Yeboah Sekyere, the Member of Parliament for Tano South constituency in the Ahafo region has congratulated Mrs Freda Prempeh, the President’s nominee...
Human Trafficking

PAORP-VWC rescues trafficked children in Tatale

The Pan African Organisation for Research and Protection of Violence on Women and Children (PAOR-PVW) has rescued six children who were trafficked from Yeji...
Mr Richard Obeng

Western North residents laud appointment of Richard Obeng as Regional Minister

Residents of Western North Region have lauded the appointment of Mr Richard Obeng as Minister for the Western North Region. Speaking to the Ghana News...
Madam Justina Owusu Bahanene

Concerned NPP Supporters welcome nomination of Bono Regional Minister

The Bono Regional branch of the Concerned New Patriotic Party (NPP) Supporters, an emerging group within the NPP has welcomed with joy President Nana...
Furniture Presentation

Asante-Akim Central Assembly presents school furniture to education directorate

The Asante-Akim Central Municipal Assembly has presented 580 mono and dual desks to the Municipal Education Directorate for onward distribution to deserving schools in...
Book Shops

Stationery dealers see surge in sales after school reopening

Stationery dealers in Accra are experiencing a rise in demand for their wares following the reopening of schools. Schools reopened Monday after a 10-month closure...
Pose For Africa Reality

Pose for Africa Reality Show finalists unveiled

After weeks of sizzling series of auditions, 15 beautiful ladies have been unveiled for the maiden 'Pose For Africa' modelling contest. ...
Prison Support

CSD Reform presents computers to Tamale Central Prison

The Para-legal Unit of the Tamale Central Prison has received vital items to facilitate speedy access to justice for remand prisoners at the facility....

Five MMDAs launch COVID-19 Recovery Plans and Integrated Assembly financing frameworks

The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) and the Ministry of Finance in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), have supported five Metropolitan,...
Ghana police

E/R Police directs lorry stations to enforce the wearing of nose-masks

The Eastern Regional Police command has directed all commercial lorry stations including; the GPRTU, Protoa and others to enforce the wearing of nose masks...

Bensat Company Limited renovates teachers’ quarters at Teberebie

Bensat Company Limited based in Tarkwa, has renovated a two-unit teachers’ quarters at a total cost of GHS32, 000, 00 for the Teberebie Municipal...
Mr Yawson Amoah

Akontombra DCE supplies nose masks and sanitizers to basic schools

Mr Yawson Amoah, the District Chief Executive for Sefwi-Akotombra in the Western North Region has presented 4,000 pieces of nose masks and 40 boxes...

Need to innovate new ways of generating employment

There is the need to innovate new ways of generating employment as many are still without jobs inspite of government and private sector interventions. Mrs....
Covid Positive

COVID-19: GHS announces 658 new cases of infections

Ghana continues to witness a steady rise in its COVID-19 active cases in recent weeks with the country confirming 658 new cases of infections...
African Union

AU meeting focuses on COVID-19, institutional reform

Envoys of African countries gathered for the 41st Ordinary Session of the African Union (AU) Permanent Representatives' Committee (PRC) have called for continuous anti-pandemic...
Antonio Guterres

UN chief hails entry into force of Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday welcomed the entry into force of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, commonly known as the...

Google threatens to pull search engine from Australia over news code

dpa/GNA - Google threatened to pull its search engine from Australia on Friday over a proposed media code that would require the tech...
2022 Winter Olympics

Japan denies it is looking for ‘face-saving’ way to cancel Olympics

dpa/GNA - Japan on Friday denied a news report that its government had privately concluded the 2021 Tokyo Olympics will have to be...
Islamic State

Islamic State claims twin Baghdad suicide bombings

dpa/GNA - The Islamic State terror group early on Friday claimed responsibility for a twin suicide attack that killed at least 32 people...