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disability receipts

Produce documentation on official expenditure to Assembly, PWDs advised

Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) in the Ashaiman Municipality have been asked to provide the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly (ASHMA) with documentation on how and...

Ghana has all the necessary technology for a nuclear power plant – MESTI

Mr William Owuraku Aidoo, the Deputy Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, has said Ghana has the required technology to embark upon...
Ghana Education Service (GES)

CSE has no link to homosexuality – GES

The Ghana Education Service(GES) has refuted claims that the service is introducing explicit sexual information to children under the guise of Comprehensive Sexuality Education...
facility management

Facility management should be government’s main focus

The International Facilities Management Association (IFMA) Ghana Chapter has urged the Government and Private Institutions to consider Facilities Management as a key priority to...
Kotoka International Airport

NACOB official ask Christians to choose wisely on kindness

Christians have been advised against extending kindness to people when travelling from any airport as they could be used as carriers by drug...
Namibian President Hage Geingob addresses at the inauguration ceremony of the Walvis Bay International Airport new Terminal Building at Walvis Bay, Namibia, on July 22, 2016. The airport's new building was built by Chinese construction company, New Era Investments at a cost of about 900 million Namibian dollars (62 million U.S. dollars) and now is able to handle a sustained passenger flow of 200 passengers per hour catering for one-million passengers per annum. Walvis Bay International Airport is the busiest airport at Namibia's coastline. (Xinhua/Wu Changwei)

Namibian ruling party submits Geingob as presidential candidate for elections

Namibian ruling party South West Africa People's Organisation (SWAPO) on Tuesday submitted President Hage Geingob as its presidential candidate to the Election Commission of...

Tanzanian president appoints new director of election

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Tuesday appointed a professional mathematician as the new director of election for the east African nation's National Electoral Commission. ...

One al-Shabab militant killed in southern Somalia

The U.S. army said Tuesday its special forces conducted an airstrike against al-Shabab militants in southern Somalia, killing one militant. The U.S....
PRESIDENT BUHARI ATTENDS NIGERIAN'S 58TH INDEPENDENCE. President Muhammadu Buhari on a motorcade as Nigerian Marks 58th Independence Anniversary with a parade of Military hardware at theEagle Square, Abuja. OCTOBER 1 2018. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE

Nigeria to emerge stronger from present challenges

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed the hope that the country would emerge from its present challenges stronger and more resilient than ever. ...
Some elderly women receiving free drugs

Campaigners call for end to discrimination against elderly in Kenya

Kenya on Tuesday marked the International Day of Older Persons with campaigners calling for strengthening existing legislation to eradicate all forms of abuse against...

Ghana raises utility tariffs for Quarter 4

Ghanaian consumers would pay more for the electricity and water they consume from Tuesday following an increase in tariff levels by the regulatory authority. ...
Ghana pips Gambia in WAFU Cup

Ghana pips Gambia in WAFU Cup

Ghana began the West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Championship in Senegal with a lone goal victory over Gambia. Joseph Esso scored...
Public Officers

Short advocates formation of Coalition on “Conduct of Public Officers Bill”

Mr Justice Emile Francis Short, a former Commissioner of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), has advocated for the formation of...
plastic pollution

Ghana takes steps to end plastic pollution

Ghana today demonstrated her readiness to end plastic pollution by joining the Global Plastic Action Partnership (GPAP) and out doored the Ghana National Plastic...
Convention People’s Party (CPP)

CPP to establish NHIS for all members

The next government of the Convention Peoples Party(CPP) will build a robust National Health Insurance Scheme(NHIS) that will ensure that all members of the...
Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) or Ghana Talk Sex

School heads allay public fears over CSE

Some heads of basic schools in Accra have urged Ghanaians not to be distressed over the sex education their wards are receiving in schools...
Australia Exhibition

Fourth Australian Education Exhibition held in Accra

Ghanaian students have been urged to explore options of higher education in Australia. This is because the country has a range of offers in higher...

COCOBOD to promote cocoa plantation development – Owusu-Agyemang

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) is to promote cocoa plantation development with an initial cultivation of a 10,000-hectre farm to encourage large scale cocoa...
UK Ghana business council

The third UK-Business Council Regional Forum opens on Oct 4

The British High Commission will on Friday, October 4, host the third edition of the UK- Ghana Business Council (UK-GBC) Regional Forum in Accra. The...

Man shot dead in trying to disarm police officer

A 25-year old man identified as Nyable Mordzifa has been shot dead after spraying pepper on police officers on duty in an attempt to...
Mr Ambrose Dery

Prioritise safety of Ghanaians – Ambrose Dery

Mr. Ambrose Dery, Minister of the Interior, has called on Security and Departmental Heads of all agencies to ensure Ghanaians feel safe by maintaining...
Ghana Health Services (GHS)

More cases of blindness and visual impairment are avoidable – GHS

studies have shown that more than 75 per cent of blindness and visual impairment that occurred globally were avoidable, as they could either be...
army reception

Ghana Army holds cocktail reception for Generals

As part of activities of the 2019 Ghana Army Week Celebrations, the Ghana Army has held a cocktail reception to honour past Chiefs of...
Ghana Police

Police recruits urged to discharge duties with discretion

Commissioner of Police (COP) Alex Amponsah Asiamah, the Director-General in charge of Services, has urged new recruits at the Police Public Safety Training School...
Ghana cricket association

CRICKET: NRR to decide the fate of semifinalists in GCA President tourney

It was nervy moments for some clubs in the ongoing Ghana Cricket Association (GCA) President’s Invitational T20 Tournament, as the Net Run Rate (NRR)...
Berla Mundi, Yvonne Nelson, Mcbrown

Berla Mundi, Yvonne Nelson, Mcbrown get GOWA 2019 nomination

Askof Productions, organisers for the Ghana Outstanding Women Awards (GOWA), has unveiled a short-list of prominent women to be honored at this year's awards...
Northern Development Authority

Northern Development Authority to begin selling tricycles

The Northern Development Authority (NDA) is set to begin sale of abandoned tricycles within its premises to interested persons within its jurisdiction as part...
training endoscopy

British volunteers help train Ghanaians in Endoscopy in Koforidua

A four-day skills training workshop to produce staff with professional competence to run the Endoscopic Centre of the Koforidua Regional Hospital has opened at...

We don’t apply chemicals to fruits and vegetables

Traders at the Tema Community One market have refuted a growing public perception that they apply chemicals to fruits and vegetables to get them...

Ghana government increases cocoa price by 8.42 percent

The government has increased the price of cocoa from GHC7,600.00 to GHC8,240.00 a tonne and GHC475.00 to GHC515.00 a bag, Dr. Gyiele Nurah, a...