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Annual consumer inflation rate for June slows marginally to 11.2 percent in Ghana

The rate of increase in the prices of consumer goods in Ghana slowed slightly to record an annual inflation rate of 11.2 percent in...

IFC to finance construction of 240,000 tons capacity steel plant in Ghana

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private sector investment wing of the World Bank Group, has announced a loan of 12 million U.S. dollars...
OCTP Sankofa gas

OCTP partners support Ghana’s COVID-19 fight with medical supplies, equipment

The partners in Ghana's Sankofa oil and gas field Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) have donated medical supplies and equipment to support the country's...
Mr Anthony Forson President Of The Ghana Bar Association

GBA calls for strict adherence to safety protocols to combat pandemic

The Ghana Bar Association (GBA) has called on the public to comply with all the laws that have been introduced as a safeguard to...

Mechanic in court for attacking SDA Elder

Daniel Faglah, 56, a mechanic, has appeared before a Dodowa District Court, chaired by Gloria Naa Bator-Laryea for assaulting an Elder of the Seventh...
Very Reverend Jubilant Boakye Danquah

Covid-19: Ghanaians urged to adhere to safety protocols

A Reverend Minister has urged Ghanaians to stop doubting the existence of the coronavirus and strive to adhere to all the preventive protocols to...

Many pupils walk home without their face masks

A number of final year pupils of Junior High Schools in the New Juaben South Municipality in the Eastern Region are often seen...

Penplusbytes supports work of Committee on Government Assurances

Penplusbytes, a non-governmental ICT organisation has started a five-day pre-verification tour of sites of selected government assurance project in the Ashanti, Savanah, Northern and...
Taskforce At Church Campaign

COVID-19: Taskforce up-scales preventive campaign in churches and mosques

The Sunyani Municipal COVID-19 Prevention Taskforce has up-scaled preventive campaigns to stem the spread of the Corona Virus Disease in the Sunyani and Sunyani...

National Development Forum to resume on July 29

The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) says its monthly National Development Forum (NDF) would resume on Wednesday, July 29, 2020. A statement...

Supreme Court’s decision on New Voter Registration case ready

The Supreme Court’s (SC) full judgment, which unanimously gave the Electoral Commission (EC) the green light to commence compilation of a new Voters Register...

Wangara Green Ventures invests in Akwaaba Feeds

Wangara Green Ventures, an impact investment fund in Ghana, has announced a GH¢1.9 million investment in Akwaaba Feeds Limited to support the poultry and...
Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines resumes flights to Cameroon on special permit

Ethiopian Airlines, Africa’s largest airline, has resumed its service to Duala and Yaoundé in Cameroon. The service, which started on Monday, July 13, would initially...

Enchi court imposes fine on two persons for illegal mining

The Enchi District Magistrate court on Wednesday imposed fines totaling GH¢14,400.00 on two young men for illegally mining for gold nuggets in the Tano-Anwia...
Politics Youth Forum

NPP youth urged to stand up against the lies of the opposition

Mr Henry Nana Boakye, National Youth Organizer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has charged the youth in the Party to be very abreast...
Fishing Saiko

Saiko fishing continues in Ghana despite government assurance to end it

The illegal trade of Saiko continues unabated specifically at Elmina, with an average of eleven boat landings a week, the Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF),...

Year-on-year inflation falls marginally to 11.2 percent in June

The year-on-year inflation rate was 11.2 percent in June 2020, which is 0.1 percentage points lower than the May record of 11.3 percent. The monthly...
Voters Registration

EC increases registration centres to 51 for phase three in Ketu South

Mr Kofi Sakyi Boampong, the Ketu South Municipal Officer of the Electoral Commission (EC) says, the Commission has increased registration centres in the Municipality...

Volta FDA arrests drug peddler for selling ‘holy water’

Andrews Agbena, an itinerant drug peddler has been arrested by the Volta Regional Directorate of the Food and Drug Authority (FDA) for selling "Adomfe"...

Government to digitise and modernise operations of Rent Control Department soon-Veep

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said government is undertaking policy initiatives towards digitising and modernising the operations of the Rent Control Department to...

PSWU cautions the State on the Ghana Airport Company

The Public Service Workers Union (PSWU) of the Ghana Trades Union Congress (GTUC), has cautioned the state to tread cautiously in its bid to...
Bernard Mornah

Contempt application against Bernard Mornah adjourned to July 21

The Supreme Court has adjourned the contempt application against Bernard A. Mornah, the Chairman of the People’s National Convention (PNC) to July 21. A Supreme...

Nkatenkwan communities complain about lack of projects

The people of Nkatenkwan and neighbouring communities in the Suhum Municipality of the Eastern Region, have expressed concern lack of development projects in their...
Road Safety

Leverage on journalistic power to stop the carnage on our roads- Affail Monney

Mr Roland Affail Monney, President of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has called on the media to leverage on their power as journalists to...

Commentators urged to show respect to people in authority

Social and political commentators have been urged to exercise circumspection and show respect to people in authority when they go on radio and television...

PIAC demands accountability for GH₵ 1.5 billion unutilised ABFA from Finance Ministry

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has called on Parliament to compel the Ministry of Finance to account for a GH₵1.5 billion unutilised...

COVID-19 leading to ‘alarming decline’ in vaccinations – global health survey

There has been an “alarming decline” in the number of children receiving life-saving vaccines around the world, the World Health Organisation and the United...

COVID-19: People should eat only thoroughly cooked meat

The public has been urged to only eat thoroughly cooked meat or food to prevent being infected by COVID-19 and other viral infections. “Greens and...
Millennium Marathon

The Chicago Marathon is canceled for just the 2nd time in its history

For the second time in its history, the Chicago Marathon has been canceled before runners cross the starting line. Organizers on Monday announced the 43rd...

Parliamentary candidate, four others granted bail for breaching COVID-19 protocols

An independent Parliamentary aspirant for Assin South and four others who were allegedly holding a rally at Assin Aroso without regards to COVID-19 protocols...