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Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia

Cabinet approves Bill to decentralise Births and Deaths Registry

Cabinet has given policy approval for the submission to Parliament of a Bill to decentralise the registration of Births and Deaths in the country. ...
George Floyd S Brother Addresses The Un Human Rights Council On June

United Nations Human Rights Council Holds Session on Racism in the United States

In the aftermath of demonstrations across the country and abroad, the international body wants to assist in the eradication of discrimination and oppression “We beseech...

Accra shakes in triple earth tremor

Parts of the Greater Accra and Central Regions on Wednesday, June 24, experienced triple earth tremor that sent shivers down the spine of...
Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh

COVID-19: Two Ministers of State isolated and awaiting test results

Mr Dan Botwe, the Minister of Regional Reorganisation and Development and Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, the Minister of Education, have both been admitted at...
Ms Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey

Ghana to ensure demolished Nigerian High Commission building is restored

The Government of Ghana will ensure that the demolished Nigerian High Commission building in Accra is restored to its original state, as soon as...

Web technology another avenue for job creation and economic empowerment – Darko-Mensah

Mr Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, the Western Regional Minister, has called on the youth to form stronger Patnerships to ensure talents boost in the field...
Nursing and Midwifery Council of Ghana (NMC)

Nursing and Midwifery Council kick-starts activities for golden jubilee celebrations

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (N&MC), has initiated activities for its year-long celebration of 50 years of existence, regulatory excellence and anticipation of a...

IMF revises down global economy forecast, warns of record debt levels

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised down its forecast for the global economy amid mounting COVID-19 fallout, warning of record debt levels in...
Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye

Burundian president swears in VP, PM

Burundian President Evariste Ndayishimiye on Wednesday swore in Prosper Bazombanza as vice president and Alain Guillaume Bunyoni as prime minister. Both chambers of parliament on...
affordable housing

State Housing Company to complete affordable housing projects

Discussions between the Ministry of Works and Housing, Ministry of Finance and State Housing Company Limited (SHCL) on the completion of these housing undertakings...
Biometric Registration

EC holds IPAC ahead of the voters registration exercise

With six days to the start of new voter registration, the Electoral Commission (EC) on Wednesday held an Inter-Party Advisory Committee (IPAC) meeting to...
Toyota Prius Hybrid Vehicles

New LI will not allow importation of over-aged vehicles – NRSA

The new Legislative Instrument (LI) that seeks to push the realistic enforcement of the National Road Safety Authority (NRSA) Act, would not allow importation...

COVID-19: Health centres, vulnerable groups receive support

Markaz Al Bishara, a Tamale based NGO in partnership with the Gushegu Area Child Development Programme, has donated assorted items valued at about GH¢240,000.00...

WaterAid Ghana launches hygiene and behavior change coalition for COVID-19 control

WaterAid Ghana on Wednesday, launched a Hygiene and Behavior Change Coalition (HBCC) project for COVID-19 control. Mr Abdul Nashiru Mohammed, the Country Director of WaterAid...
UK-Ghana Business Council Lite,

Vice President Bawumia and UK Minister for Africa co-host UK-Ghana Business Council Lite

Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia and Mr James Duddridge, UK Minister for Africa, on Wednesday, co-hosted the UK-Ghana Business Council Lite, to discuss economic development,...
Local Government Service Council (LGSC)

Local Government Service has not issued fresh recruitment adverts

The Office of the Head of local Government Service (OHLGS) says it has not issued any recruitment advert, inviting applications from suitably qualified Ghanaians...

NCCE intensifies COVID-19 education in East Gonja

The East Gonja Municipal Directorate of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has intensified the public education on the COVID-19 pandemic and its...
Samuel Atta Akyea,

Efforts to control flood progressing steadily nationwide – Atta Akyea

Government, on Wednesday, said measures instituted to control perennial flooding is progressing steadily with 93 per cent channel improvement works and 38 per cent...
teenage pregnancy

UNFPA/UNICEF arms 1,400 girls against teen pregnancy and Covid-19 in Central Region

More than 1,400 teen girls in the Central Region have been supplied with free sanitary kits and radio sets to support them in the...
A researcher of CapitalBio Corporation shows a virus nucleic acid detection kit for six respiratory pathogens on March 10. Six respiratory pathogens, including the COVID-19, can be detected simultaneously within one and a half hours, requiring samples of only respiratory droplets. (Photo by Jiang Wenjie, People’s Daily Online)

COVID-19: Ghana records 445 new infections

Ghana's COVID-19 cases Wednesday hit 15,013 with the Ghana Health Service confirming 445 new infections across the country. The country's health management body in its...

CCFC supports 13 health centers in UE with PPE

The Christian Children’s Fund of Canada (CCFC), has distributed Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to 13 Hospitals, Health Centres and Community Based Health Planning and...

UER Minister ask SHS students to read about COVID-19

Madam Tangoba Abayage, the Upper East Regional Minister, on Wednesday urged final year Senior High School (SHS) students to read about the COVID-19 pandemic...

Two persons granted 20,000 cedis bail

Two young men who were caught mining for gold nuggets in the Tano-Anwia Forest Reserve have been granted bail in the sum of 10,000...
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Mobile phone dealer on bail over theft

An Accra Circuit Court has granted a GH¢25,600.00 bail with three sureties to a mobile phone dealer for allegedly stealing. Two of the three sureties...
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Businessman on GH¢150,000.00 bail over GH¢121,000.00 fraud

An Accra Circuit Court has granted a GH¢150,000.00 bail with two sureties to be justified to a businessman for allegedly defrauding a banker of...

Supreme Court stops Woyome from commencing fresh action at High Court

The Supreme Court(SC)on Wednesday put on hold a fresh writ filed at the General Jurisdiction (High Court Division) in which Woyome is contending that...

The impact of COVID-19 on primary healthcare in Ghana, the case of expectant mothers

Over the past three months, many pregnant women have found themselves in a dilemma of choosing between missing antenatal clinic visits or ...
Senior Minister Yaw Osafo Maafo

An aggressive marketing is needed for our tourist attractions – Osafo Maafo

Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, Senior Minister, has said there is the need for a more aggressive marketing and promotion of the country’s tourism sector...
Ministry Support

Covid -19: AstraZeneca supports Ministry of Health with 35,000 surgical masks

AstraZeneca, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, has supported the Government of Ghana Covid-19 Management Team with 35,000 surgical masks. The donation made on...
Actionplus Foundation Donates Ppes To Schools

ActionPlus Foundation donates PPEs to schools

ActionPlus Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation, has donated Personal Protective Equipment to some selected second cycle schools in Greater Accra, Eastern and Volta regions to...