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NDPC holds consultations on medium-term national development policy

The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) has organised Regional consultations on the medium-term national development policy framework 2022-2025 for Municipal and District planning coordinators...
Covid-19 Vaccine

NSA-Ghana supports COVID-19 Vaccination

The Non-State Actors for Health and Development, Ghana (NSA-Ghana) has declared support for Ghana’s mass COVID-19 vaccination and asked the government to deepen collaborations...

WES7AR 22 shines on spiritual Afrobeat record ‘Holy Water’

Themes of finding purpose and peace are explored on this Afrobeat classic by WES7AR 22. The song can be described as a spiritual Afrobeat...

NDPC prepares draft Medium-Term Development Policy Framework, 2022-2025

The National Development Planning Commission has commenced a consultative process to draft the next Medium-Term National Development Policy Framework (MTNDPF, 2022-2025) for the next...
Akufo-Addo leaves

President Akufo-Addo leaves for Ivory Coast

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo left Ghana on Tuesday for Cote d’Ivoire to attend the funeral of the late Ivorian Prime minister, Hamed Bakayoko. Bakayoko,...
Joe Ghartey

GUPS swears-in new executive

Mr Joe Ghartey, the former Minister of Railway Development, has advised the newly elected executive of the Ghana Union of Professional Students (GUPS)...
Court Standard

Chief of Klagon and six others granted bail

The Chief of Klagon, Nii Bortey Klan I, and six others accused of causing the death of one Ibrahim Mohammed Abass over a parcel...
Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin

Speaker: Executive can’t impose ceiling on Judiciary and Parliament

The Speaker of Parliament, Mr Alban Kingsford Bagbin, Tuesday reacted again to the capping of the 2021 budget estimates of the House, saying “it’s...
Support Facilities

Ghana Heart Initiative supports health facilities with medical equipment

The Ghana Heart Initiative (GHI), a GIZ project with funding from the Bayer AG, a Pharmaceutical company, on Tuesday, presented over 313 pieces of...
Sincerëly GH

Sincerëly GH launches campaign to end “period poverty”

Sincerëly Ghana Limited, a feminine health and hygiene non-governmental organisation, has donated sanitary pads to underprivileged young women in Dzita, a fishing community in...
George Padmore Mensah

Refrain from practices that could abort their dreams – Chief Coordinator

Mr George Padmore Mensah, Chief Coordinator of the Bono East Regional Coordinating Council, has advised the youth to refrain from practices that could abort...
Great Olympics

AMA lauds Olympics partnership with WaterAid to fight COVID -19

Mr. Mohammed Adjei Sowah, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has lauded the newly signed partnership between Accra Great Olympics...
Schools Skating

Introduce skating in inter-schools sports – Tema Youth

Youth in the Tema Metropolis on Tuesday appealed to the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Ghana Education Service (GES) to introduce skating...
Major General Francis Ofori, Commandant,

Gulf of Guinea, now world’s piracy hotspot – KAIPTC Commandant

The Gulf of Guinea (GoG), has since the late 2000s gained notoriety as the world’s leading hotspot for piracy, Major General Francis Ofori, Commandant,...
Mr J B Danquah Adu

Trial of alleged MP Killers to begin on April 26

An Accra High Court has fixed April 26 to kick start the trial of two persons allegedly involved in the murder of J.B. Danquah...
Young women in politics

Young women in politics urged to use intellectual capabilities to propel development

Young women in politics have been urged to use their intellectual capabilities to propel the development of the country. ...

Accra-based Fashion Design Company congratulates Bono Regional Minister

DDL Jewellery Designs and Training Institute, an Accra-based fashion design and training company has congratulated Madam Justina Owusu-Banahene, the Bono Regional Minister for her...
Female agricultural extension volunteers

Female agricultural extension volunteers Trained in Tumu

Over 60 female agricultural extension volunteers in the Sissala East and the Wa East Districts have benefitted from a three-day zonal based sensitization on...
African growth

Africa’s growth prospects bullish despite pandemic constraints

Africa is expected to recover from its worst recession in half a century and reach 3.4 percent growth in 2021, the African Development Bank...
Pooling samples boosts Ghana’s COVID-19 testing

COVID-19: Ghana’s deaths hit 698 and 83,829 recoveries

Ghana’s COVID-19 deaths Tuesday surged to 698 following the confirmation of seven more deaths by the Ghana Health Service (GHS). The...
Richard Akpokavie

I accept the verdict of the delegates – Richard Akpokavie

Mr. Richard Akpokavie, a presidential candidate of the recent Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has accepted the verdict of the delegates in the just ended...
cultural values

Embrace Ghanaian cultural values – Marriage Counsellor

Mrs Patience Shasha Bortey, a Marriage Counsellor, Methodist Church, has called on Ghanaians to embrace the cultural values, as each traditional practice has significance...
Bridge Repairs

Drivers commends contractor after bridge collapsed at Wassa Mamieso

Drivers and commuters at Wassa Mamieso have commended the authorities for the temporary access road created to aid movement in the area. The alternative route...

Europe’s growing number of AstraZeneca pause can be damaging

CNN/GNA - A growing number of European countries have halted AstraZeneca vaccinations over reports of a small number of patients developing blood clots...

Zambia braces for third wave of COVID-19

The Zambian government said Tuesday that the country was bracing for a third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, trying to do everything possible to...
South Africa Map

South Africa’s unstable power will affect growth prospects

South Africa's economic growth would experience sluggishness as Eskom plans to continue with blackouts particularly for the next five years, said economists. ...
kidnapped in Nigeria

6 killed as fuel tanker rams into tricycles in Nigeria

At least six people were killed and many others injured after a fuel tanker rammed into two tricycles in Nigeria's southern state of...
Akinwumi Adesina

Akinwumi Adesina calls for global vaccine solidarity for Africa

Akinwumi Adesina, president of the African Development Bank (AfDB), has called for the COVID-19 vaccine justice for Africa. In a statement sent...
Africa Map

Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 4.04 million – Africa CDC

The number of accumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,041,835 as of Tuesday noon, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Rainstorm Displacement

Philanthropist donates to Sefwi-Asafo rainstorm victims

Mr Pius Vincent Abakah, a Philanthropist has presented 15 packets of roofing sheets and 20 boxes of nails to persons who were affected by...