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Rotary Conference

Integrity and honesty critical for sustainable development-Mrs Wood

Her Ladyship (Rtd) Mrs Georgina Theodora Wood, Member of the Council of State , says the core values of integrity, honesty, just, Fair play...
dust bins

The saga of our city litter bins

One of the stands that was supposed to hold the bin stood by the road side, fixed to the concrete plate that was meant...

10-month-old girl found dead at Nyayano beach

A ten-month-old baby girl was on Thursday evening found dead at Nyanyano beach in the Gomoa East District of the Central Region. The toddler found...
Npp Flag

NPP Watchdog Group Petition President Akufo-Addo

The Leadership of Constituency Watch Dog International (CWDI) has petitioned President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to consider Mr Charles Boateng, as the Tema Metropolitan...

NCCE woos chiefs towards achieving herd immunity against COVID-19

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in West Akyem Municipality has urged chiefs and elders to encourage their subjects to accept inoculation of...

NDPC engages stakeholders on development agenda 2022 – 2025

The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) has held a consultative engagement for various stakeholders on key policies and strategies that will guide government’s development...

Factory hand jailed 15 years over defilement

An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced a factory hand to 15 years imprisonment for having sex with a six-year-old girl at Akweteyman in Accra. Abdallah...
CoST Sekondi-Takoradi

CoST Sekondi-Takoradi launches second Assurance Report

The Sekondi /Takoradi chapter of the Infrastructure Transparency Initiative, (CoST) has launched a second Assurance Report on eight projects within the Western Region. The project...
palm oil

Oil Palm has huge economic potentials for Ghana – ISSER

A research conducted by the University of Ghana Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), has indicated that Oil Palm has...
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II Charity Foundation now Otumfuo Osei Tutu II Foundation

The Otumfuo OseI Tutu II Charity Foundation(OOTCF) has announced a change of its name to the Otumfuo Osei Tutu Foundation(OOTIIF). A statement from the OOTIIF,...
Ghana flag

Government ready to assist integrate Diasporeans

As part of efforts to enhance development in the country, the government has pledged its unwavering commitment to support people of African descent who...
Ga-Dangme Culture

Revive Ga-Dangme culture through music – Sakumobi Dantl

Mr Derrick Agoe, a Ga Afro-Traditional Music Artist on Friday called on upcoming musicians to use their talents and creativity to promote the Ga-Dangme...
Mrs Bernice Ofori

Tema Education office complex building in limbo

A proposed construction of an office complex for the Tema Metropolitan Education Directorate, is yet to commence almost two years after the sod-cutting. The sod...
NPC Paralympics

NPC Ghana signs agreement with Inawashiro town

The National Paralympic Committee (NPC) Ghana has signed a historic agreement with Inawashiro, a town in Tokyo, Japan to host Ghanaian Para athletes for...

Fund schools to play hockey on pilot bases – GASSA ZONE 4

The Greater Accra Schools Sports Association (GASSA Zone 4) on Friday called on corporate institutions to sponsor second cycle schools to integrate hockey as...
File photo taken on March 12, 2019 shows operating oil pumps in Luling of Texas, the United States. U.S. oil prices turned negative on April 20, 2020. West Texas Intermediate crude for May delivery shed more than 300 percent to settle at -37.63 U.S. dollars per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

Mexico’s oil company Pemex announces discovery of ‘giant’ oil field

dpa/GNA – Mexico's national oil company Pemex has discovered a large onshore oil field in the south-eastern state of Tabasco, CEO Octavio Romero...

FAA to address Boeing 787 production issues

tca/dpa/GNA - The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday said it will inspect four newly-produced 787 Dreamline jets, stripping off the company's...
Bank of Japan

Japan’s central bank keeps up monetary easing

dpa/GNA – The Bank of Japan decided on Friday to maintain its ultra-loose monetary policy to prop up the pandemic-hit economy and combat...
European Commission

European Ombudsman: EU should have vetted Mercosur deal better

dpa/GNA - The European Commission should have vetted the EU-Mercosur trade deal for sustainability issues better before concluding the agreement, European Ombudsman Emily...

German expert: Pre-menopausal women should weigh AstraZeneca jab

dpa/GNA - A German infectiologist has advised pre-menopausal women with a low risk of Covid-19 complications to carefully consider whether to have a...

German government, states to hold vaccine summit after EMA decision

dpa/GNA - A coronavirus vaccination summit between Germany's federal and state governments is due to take place on Friday after the European Medicines...
climate change

Fridays for Future activists call for climate strike

dpa/GNA - Activists from the Fridays for Future (FFF) movement are calling for a global climate strike on Friday under the motto #NoMoreEmptyPromises....

‘Hostage diplomacy’: Trials of Canadians in China begin on Friday

dpa/GNA - The trials of two Canadian citizens who have been detained in the People's Republic China for more than a year on...

KCNA: North Korea to cut ties with Malaysia over citizen’s US extradition

dpa/GNA - North Korea said it will cut off diplomatic ties with Malaysia over the extradition of one of its citizens to the...
Ozturk Turkdogan

Head of Turkey’s largest human rights group detained in home raid

dpa/GNA - The head of Turkey's largest human rights organization was detained on Friday, weeks after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced an ambitious...
Police maintain the order in front of the building of a media group in Istanbul, Turkey, on Oct. 28, 2015. Turkish police on Wednesday used tear gas and water cannon to storm the headquarters of the media group known for its opposition to the government. (Xinhua/Cihan)

Turkey anti-terror raids target 59, including pro-Kurdish HDP members

dpa/GNA - Turkish police on Friday detained at least 52 suspects and were searching for seven others in sweeping anti-terrorism raids in five...
Lloyd Austin

US Defense Secretary Austin to begin India visit

dpa/GNA – US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is set to open his India visit on Friday as the two allies look to strengthen...

At least 13 officers killed in ambush of police convoy in Mexico

dpa/GNA - At least 13 police officers have been killed in an ambush of a police convoy in central Mexico that officials suspect...
Myanmar protests

Indonesian president calls for ASEAN summit to discuss Myanmar crisis

dpa/GNA - Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Friday called for an immediate end to violence in Myanmar and a summit of South-East Asian...
Aung San Suu Kyi

Spokesperson for Suu Kyi’s party detained in Myanmar

dpa/GNA - A key spokesperson for the National League of Democracy (NLD), the party of ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, was detained...