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Mustapha Ussif

20th Anniversary of Ghana’s Stadium Disaster Observed

Football fans in Ghana have been urged to learn lessons from a stadium stampede that killed 127 people in order to prevent a recurrence,...
File photo: Ken Ofori-Atta and Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia at Parliament for the 2018 Mid-Year Budget review

Finance Minister says youth employment remains governments priority

The Ghanaian government will speed up the implementation of its proposed Jobs and Skills Program to promote skill development and offer job opportunities to...

Nigerian anti-drug agency arrests 5 suspected drug traffickers

Nigeria's anti-drug agency said on Sunday it has arrested five suspects that specialize in trafficking illicit drugs and drug-based edibles online in Abuja, the...

Mothers’ Day, story of the unsung mother

Grace Serwa (not real name) married at the age of 25 to a young man and settled to spend life together, raise a family...
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NCCE cautions security against threats of vigilantism, fundamentalism and secessionism

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) in the Eastern Region has urged Ghana's security services to be vigilant against threats posed by vigilantism,...
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CCG and GCBC endorse Methodist Church Ghana’s position on fasting

The leadership of the Christian Council of Ghana (CCG) and the Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference (GCBC) have endorsed the position of the Methodist Church...

GPL Wk23: Kotoko stay top, Karela back to winning ways

Asante Kotoko is top of the league standing at the end of match-day 23 following their impressive 3-1 victory against Dreams FC at the...

It will cost Ghana US$10 billion to fix all roads – Ofori-Atta

The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, has estimated that it will cost government US$10 billion to fix all dilapidated roads in Ghana. The Minister said...
Ken Ofori-Atta

Ghana to roll-out eight additional interventions this month – Ofori-Atta

Government will, this month, start rolling out eight additional interventions under the Ghana's Coronavirus Alleviation and Revitalisation of Enterprises Support Scheme (Ghana-CARES) programme, to...
Goldstar Air

Goldstar City Project starts soon in Tamale

Goldstar Air, Ghanaian owned private airline, has announced that it is due to commence the Goldstar City Project in Tamale, the Northern Regional Capital. Mr...
Hayil Ladies Ministry donates

Hayil Ladies Ministry donates to UE Regional Hospital

The Hayil Ladies Ministry, a women’s wing of the Fountain Gate Chapel in Bolgatanga has presented medical equipment to the Maternity and Paediatric Units...
Speed ramps

Suhyen residents demand speed ramps after witnessing constant pedestrian knockdowns

Residents of Suhyen, a farming community in the New Juaben North Municipality of the Eastern Region, have called on the Ghana Highways Authority to...
Evangelical Presbyterian Church

‘Adulterated messages, miracles affects Christian life’ – Presbytery Moderator

The Reverend Dr Mrs Vivian Balasu-Addo, Ho East Presbytery Moderator of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church (EPC), Ghana, at the weekend noted that the adulterated...
social media

Eastern RFA urges clubs to exploit advantages of social media

Mr. Linford Boadu Asamoah, Chairman of the Eastern Region Football Association (ERFA), has encouraged football clubs to capitalize on opportunities available on social media...
Mustapha Ussif

May 9 Commemoration: MOYS worried over recurring incidents of hooliganism

Mr. Mustapha Ussif, Minister for Youth and Sports (MOYS) has expressed worry over reports of hooliganism at various football centres despite the havoc that...
Mark Addo

Ghana FA emphasises the need for improved security at stadiums

Mr. Mark Addo, the Vice President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), says it is important to enhance security at various stadiums to ensure...
Tongraan Kugbilsong Nanlebegtang

Allow Regional Minister to work – Tongraan tells UE residents

The Paramount Chief of the Talensi Traditional Area in the Upper East Region, Tongraan Kugbilsong Nanlebegtang has called on residents of the Region to...

Children asked to honour mothers always

The Pastor Bernard Asiamah, Associate Pastor of Harmony Chapel, has urged children to learn to honour their mothers always. He said mothers should not be...

Information Minister urges media to promote local investment opportunities

Mr Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah, the Minister of Information, has urged the media to dedicate attention to promote local communities and the investment opportunities there to...
Nana Yaw Amponsah

May 9 Commemoration: Kotoko CEO pledges support for bereaved families

Nana Yaw Amponsah, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Asante Kotoko says his outfit will continue to render support to the fund managers of May...
fix the country

Government denies cloning phone of one of the convenors of ‘#Fixthecountry’ Movement

The Ministry of National Security, on Sunday, refuted allegations that it had cloned the phone of one of the convenors of #FixtheCountry Movement. A statement...

Fire hits refinery facility in war-torn Syria amid fuel shortage

A fire erupted in a major oil refinery in Syria due to a leak, the state news agency SANA reported on Sunday as the...

China’s Long March 5B rocket debris lands in Indian Ocean

Debris from a rocket launched as part of China's efforts to build its own space station on Sunday re-entered Earth's atmosphere, state media reported,...
Champions League

Delicate negotiations’ taking place over moving CL final to Britain

'Delicate negotiations' are taking place about moving the Champions League final to Britain, government minister Michael Gove has said. Premier League sides Manchester City and...

Hundreds of Palestinians injured in clashes in Jerusalem

The situation in Jerusalem's Old City came to a dangerous head over the weekend, with medics saying around 300 Palestinians have been injured in...
Scottish First Minister and SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon has spoken to Prime Minister Boris Johnson after her election win (PA Wire)

Sturgeon hopes to lead Scotland to independence, despite no majority

Nicola Sturgeon has told how she hopes she will be the first minister to deliver independence for Scotland - despite a key ally of British...

At least 15 people killed as gold mine in Guinea collapses

At least 15 people were killed in a landslide at a gold mine in the West African nation of Guinea, according to officials. The Tatakourou...
Russian President Vladimir Putin (C) arrives for the ceremony of presenting credentials at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, Feb. 5, 2020. China is taking "decisive and vigorous" measures to fight the novel coronavirus, Vladimir Putin said Wednesday at the ceremony of presenting credentials by ambassadors of 23 countries, including China. (Xinhua/Bai Xueqi)

Putin: Russia protects its own interests and international law

President Vladimir Putin has stressed the protection of Russia's national interests on the 76th anniversary of the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany. "Russia consistently defends...

Thousands celebrated end of curfew in Brussels – until police came

Thousands of young people were celebrating the end of nightly curfews in Brussels on Saturday night - until police showed up in the early...

Fewer than 1,000 active coronavirus cases left in Israel

For the first time since March 2020, there are fewer than 1,000 active coronavirus cases in Israel, according to the health minister. At the height...