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World Bank gives more funds to boost Solar Products in Africa

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved today a total of $22.5 million in additional financing to the Regional Off-Grid Electricity Access Project...

Zambians losing money in online scams in South Africa

Zambians have lost huge sums of money through online scams in South Africa, a statement said. The statement, released by the Zambia...
African Union (AU)

AU welcomes Ethiopia’s readiness to cooperate on investigations in Tigray

The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat and Ethiopia's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Demeke Mekonnen on Thursday discussed...
COVID 19 vaccine

Zambia refutes reports of inadequate storage facilities for COVID-19 vaccine

The Zambian government on Thursday denied the report that the country does not have adequate storage facilities for the COVID-19 vaccines. Minister...
released schoolgirls

Nigerian northern state closes schools over insecurity

Nigeria's north-central state of Niger has announced a decision to close all public secondary schools in the state for two weeks pending security assessment...
Women Board

Executive Women Network partners TheBoardroom Africa to enhance board diversity

The Executive Women Network (EWN) and TheBoardroom Africa (TBR Africa) have signed a partnership agreement to enable more senior executive women in Ghana to...
Children Death

Body of 14-year-old boy found at Gomoa Mankoadze beach

One more body has been washed ashore at Gomoa Mankoadze, bringing the number of children who drowned on Sunday at Apam beach to 13. ...

Don’t relent on COVID-19 education

Mr Johnson Opoku, the Director of Programmes, National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has urged staff of the Commission to continue sensitizing people on...
Mr Yofi Grant

Ghana records US$2.6 billion worth of FDI amid COVID-19 pandemic

Ghana has recorded a total of US$2,650.97 billion worth of Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) despite the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. This represents...
Mr Ambrose Dery

Akufo-Addo’s target is to ensure safety of every Ghanaian – Dery

Interior Minister Ambrose Dery on Thursday gave the assurance that government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, would ensure the safety of every Ghanaian. He...

Ghanaians in a state of great expectations

Ghanaians are expecting normal times without the threat of covid-19 and all hands must be on board to steer the ship out of the...
Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu

Ghana: Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu to read 2021 budget

Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin on Thursday evening confirmed that Majority Leader and Member of Parliament (MP) for Suame will present the budget statement...
Ghana Parliament

Parliament of Ghana approves 16 Regional Ministers

Parliament on Thursday unanimously approved 16 Regional Ministers, recommended by the Appointments Committee of the House after their vetting. President Nana Addo...

Glaucoma Patients Association of Ghana institutes awards for eyecare professionals

The Glaucoma Patients Association of Ghana (GpAG), has instituted an annual awards scheme for eyecare professionals who are effectively contributing to glaucoma research and...
National Lottery Authority (NLA

President retires NLA boss and terminates his deputy’s appointment

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the Director-General of the National Lottery Authority (NLA), Mr. Kofi Osei Ameyaw, to go on compulsory retirement. ...
Health Vaccine Rumor

Maritime Hospital vaccinates 1,350 people of COVID-19 vaccine

The International Maritime Hospital at Tema has vaccinated 1,350 people of the first dose of the COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccine, Dr Sylvester Yaw Oppong, Chief...

Purchasing clerk granted bail for breach of trust

A 28 year-old purchasing clerk, who allegedly squandered an amount of GH¢23,000.00 entrusted to him by his employer to purchase 35 bags of dried...

Plumbers Association to support Denchira Asabaham Township with borehole

The Ghana Plumbers Association (GPA), is working towards the provision of a borehole to serve the Denchira Asabaham Township, in the Greater Accra Region. Mr...
Peace AfCFTA

AfCFTA expected to significantly promote peace and security

Mr Anthony Baafi Nyame, a Senior Technical Advisor at the Ministry of Trade and Industry, says the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is...
Pooling samples boosts Ghana’s COVID-19 testing

Ghana’s total COVID-19 cases hits 87,000

Ghana's total confirmed COVID-19 cases is close to 87,000 almost a year after the Ghana Health Service (GHS) confirmed the country's first two cases...
Kurt Okraku Gfa Prez

Ghana FA President withdraws from CAF race

Mr. Kurt Edwin Simeon-Okraku President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), on Thursday, withdrew from the race to become a member of the Executive...
Ghana Olympic Committee

Richard Akpokavie outdoors team for GOC’s elective congress

Mr. Richard Akpokavie, an aspiring President of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC), has named his team for the upcoming elective congress of the GOC...
Cocoa has been the main cash crop for ghana.

Higher international prices necessary for cocoa sustainability

Mr Michel Arrion, Executive Director of the International Cocoa Organization (ICCO), said an increase in international prices of cocoa beans and their related products...

Driver and accomplice get 10 years each for robbery

Two persons have been have been convicted and sentenced to 10 years imprisonment each for robbery by a Ho Circuit Court. They are Collins Asabire,...

Unemployed grabbed over defilement of four-year old girl

Emmanuel Joe Agyare, unemployed, has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court for allegedly having sex with a four year old girl at La, Accra. Agyare...
jail bars

Steel bender jailed four years for stealing

A 25-year-old steel bender who stole GHC 16,000 belonging to a contractor has been sentenced to four years imprisonment in hard labour by an...
Apam drowning Incident

Gomoah West MP consoles families of Apam Beach disaster

Mr Richard Gyan- Mensah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Gomoa West, in a maiden statement to Parliament, on Thursday sent words of comfort to...

Cape Coasters react to President’s first address in his second term

Residents of Cape Coast have expressed mixed feelings regarding the first State of the Nation Address (SONA) to the Ghanaians by President Nana Addo...
Living word Outreach Ministries

Don’t rush into marriage: Reverend Minister cautions the youth

The Reverend Emmanuel Lartey, General Overseer of the Living word Outreach Ministries has cautioned the youth against rushing for marriages as against development of...
Mr Isaac Ashai Odamtten

Ghana needs a national development plan – Tema East MP

Mr Isaac Ashai Odamtten, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tema East Constituency on Thursday said there was the need a national development for...