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Arrest Galamsey

Chiefs involved in ‘galamsey’ to be sanctioned

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, has warned chiefs and other traditional rulers in the Ashanti Region to stay off illegal small-scale mining in...

Cuba seeks Ghana’s vote at United Nations

Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, has received a letter from her Cuban counterpart, Mr...

Global COVID-19 cases continue rising and vaccination picks up with China’s vaccines showing efficacy

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage across the world with some countries bracing for fresh surges of confirmed cases. Yet vaccination worldwide has been...
Africa Map

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 4.66 million – Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,660,304 as of Thursday, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC)...
Ethiopia Map

5.2 million Ethiopians in restive northern region need food aid – UN

An estimated 5.2 million people in Ethiopia's northern Tigray regional state need food aid, the United Nations Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA)...

Uganda-Burundi leaders discuss regional security and development

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and his visiting Burundian counterpart Evariste Ndayishimiye have discussed regional security and trade during the latter's two-day state visit to...

Kenya and UK urge world leaders to invest in education

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday urged world leaders to boost their investments in education during a joint...
Wildlife migration

Zambia to overhaul wildlife law

The Zambian government has started the process of reviewing the country's law governing the wildlife sector in order to align it to the socio-economic...
South Sudan

UN condemns killing of aid worker in South Sudan

A United Nations senior relief official in South Sudan on Thursday condemned the killing of an aid worker in Budi County in the country's...
Mr Stephen Yakubu

Inculcate Allah’s awareness to promote national unity – Muslims urged

Mr Stephen Yakubu, the Upper East Regional Minister, has called on the Muslim community to instill God’s awareness and love for one another in...
Land guards invade Kpone-Katamanso school lands

So-called Land guards invade Kpone-Katamanso school lands

Criminals masquerading as land guards have invaded some schools in the Kpone-Katamanso Municipality impeding effective teaching and learning as well as associated security risk...
Akufo Addo

Post Covid-19 Recovery: President to embark on three-nation working visit

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will on Sunday, May 16, 2021 leave Ghana for a nine-day official working visit to France, Belgium, and South...
Wesley Girls Senior High school

Muslim leaders asked to rise up against the challenges of Ummah

The Ewe Muslim Community Forum (EMCF) in Accra has said the onus of getting lasting solution to the Wesley Girls’ High School religious issue...

Vodafone Ghana Foundation hands over computer lab to Ofankor M/A School

The Vodafone Ghana Foundation has handed over a computer lab to the Ofankor M/A Basic School in the Greater Accra Region to help in...
Egg Production

USDA and Ghana Standards Authority sensitise poultry farmers

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA), have called on poultry farmers to comply with the standards set...

Fiapre Traditional Council takes steps to protect water bodies

The Fiapre Traditional Council in the Sunyani West Municipality has taken steps to protect streams in the town from pollution and contamination. The Council has...
Capacity Training

Plan Int-Ghana trains young girls in liquid soap making

Plan International-Ghana (Int-GH), central programme unit, has organised a four-day training in Liquid Soap and Disinfectant making for over 25 young girls from its...

Two jailed 26 years over attempted robbery

Two persons, who attempted to rob a shop owner at the Kaneshie Social Welfare area have, been sentenced to a total jail term of...
COCOBOD Women Project

COCOBOD unhappy about women share of cocoa profits

The Ghana COCOBOD has expressed worry that women farmers in the country do not receive equal share of profits from cocoa income, despite their...
Muslims Prayers

Eastern Regional Minister calls for moderate celebration of Eid-Ul-Fitr

Mr Seth Kwame Achempong, Eastern Regional Minister, has advised Muslim communities to help protect lives of families and friends by avoiding mass gatherings in...
Muslims Prayers

Muslim youth urged to continue to live by teachings of Ramadan

Muslim youth in the country have been urged to continue to live by the teachings and doctrines the Holy month of Ramadan had thought...

Bono Minister urges Muslim youth to celebrate Eid-Ul-Fitre in moderation

Muslim youth have been urged to celebrate the festive season in moderation, and avoid untoward activities that would make their month-long prayers unfruitful. Madam Justina...
Dr Bawumia

Let’s keep our piety, sacrifice and generosity beyond Ramadan-Veep

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has urged his fellow Muslims to uphold the sense of piety, sacrifice and generosity beyond the Holy Month of...
Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS)

We are not conducting any protocol recruitment – Fire Service

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has said it is not conducting any protocol recruitment and that the public should ignore such recruitment on...
Citizens Constitution

Lead crusade to sensitise citizens on 1992 Constitution – NCCE

Mr. Daniel Agbesi-Latsu, the Kadjebi District Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has appealed to organised groups to help educate Ghanaians...
Legon Cities Fc

Hayford elated with revenge against Liberty Professionals

Bashir Hayford Head Coach of Legon Cities, is elated with their 2-1 win against Liberty Professionals in a match-week 24 encounter played at the...

Gyamfi’s double powers Kotoko past Ebusua Dwarfs

Captain Emmanuel Gyamfi scored twice as Kotoko defeated Ebusua Dwarfs 2-1 in a match-week 24 encounter played at the Obuasi Len Clay Sports Stadium. The...
Gender violence

Stakeholders deliberate on addressing SGBV service delivery gaps

The Rural Initiatives for Self-Empowerment-Ghana (RISE-Ghana), an advocacy Non-Governmental Organization, has engaged stakeholders in the Upper East Region to address gaps in seeking justice...

Let’s maintain our admirable relationship – Muslims and Christians urged

Mallam Jamaldeen Seidu Seinu, the Builsa North Municipal Chief Imam has called on Muslims and Christians to continue to live peacefully as the two...
Cyber Security

UK funds cyber capacity building in Ghana

Mr Dominic Raab, British Foreign Secretary, has announced that the UK is spending almost £3 million to help INTERPOL set up a new team...