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Health Minister Kwaku Agyeman Manu

Ghana to receive AstraZeneca vaccines from USA, UK by mid-July

The Minister of Health, Mr Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, says Ghana is expecting more AstraZeneca vaccines from the United Kingdom and USA by mid-July, this...
President and Envoys

President bids farewell to UK and German envoys

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Tuesday bade farewell to two envoys whose duty tour in the country has ended. The pair are Ian Walker, High...
Travel Pass

Johnson, Biden Expected to Reach Deal on Resuming UK-US Travel

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and US President Joe Biden are expected to agree to work on resuming travel between their two countries, Downing...
Antonio Guterres

UN Boss Travel to UK’s G7 Summit Thursday, Plans to Meet PM Johnson

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will travel to the United Kingdom on Thursday where he will meet with Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the sidelines...
Biden Arrives in UK

Biden Arrives in UK as First Leg of Europe Trip

US President Joe Biden arrived in the United Kingdom on Wednesday starting his first overseas trip. Live TV broadcast showed him and his wife Jill...
Representatives pose for a group photo during the meeting of the Group of Seven (G7) foreign and development ministers at Lancaster House in London, Britain, on May 4, 2021. (Andrew Parsons/No 10 Downing Street/Handout via Xinhua)

Hundreds of Military Personnel to Ensure Safety at G7 Summit in England

The UK Armed Forces will deploy several hundred military personnel, as well as several aircraft and naval vessels to provide assistance to the UK...
Buckingham Palace

Queen Elizabeth II to Receive Biden, His Wife on June 13

UK Queen Elizabeth II will receive US President Joe Biden and his spouse, Jill Biden, at the Windsor Castle on June 13, the Buckingham...
A UK Aid label is attached to a box containing kitchen sets

UK’s Johnson to Face Own Party Revolt Over Foreign Aid Cut

UK Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s decision to slash foreign aid by 0.2 percent could be defeated in Parliament next week after lawmakers from...

UK Records Zero Daily COVID Deaths For First Time Since Pandemic Began

The UK recorded zero daily COVID-19-related deaths for the first time since the early days of the pandemic in March 2020, the UK Department...
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks to foreign leaders at a Brexit summit in Brussels, Belgium, on October 17. Photo by Olivier Hoslet/EPA-EFE

UK Diverging From EU on Regulatory Freedoms May Harm Businesses, Trade – Think Tank

The Institute for Government, a UK-based think tank, on Monday issued a report warning that an incoherent approach of the British government to its...
Clashes between Palestinians and Israeli police

UK’s Johnson Welcomes Israel-Palestine Ceasefire

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson welcomed on Friday the ceasefire between Israel and the Gaza Strip-based Hamas movement, and urged leaders in the Middle...

UK unveils “green list” of countries for foreign travel from May 17

The British government on Friday announced a "green list" of countries from which travellers are not required to quarantine upon return to England. Portugal, Israel,...

Ghana For Startups partners Pamoja Network to support entrepreneurs in Africa, UK

Ghana For Startups, the premier ecosystem support organization in Ghana and Pamoja Network UK, a pro bono consultancy and fellowship program coordinator, have entered...
FILED - 05 July 2019, France, Decines-Charpieu: FIFA President Gianni Infantino attends press conference. Infantino has rejected proposals for a breakaway European Super League and threatened the clubs involved with unspecified "consequences." Photo: Sebastian Gollnow/dpa

UK considers action against Super League; Bayern, PSG stay out

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is considering legislation to prevent the so-called big six English football clubs from joining the European Super League as...
Lara Bakhaya

16 year old tennis player Lara from the UK donates rackets to support young...

Lara Bakhaya, a 16 year old tennis player from the UK participating in the ongoing 2021 Tennis Foundation Ghana Open ITF Junior World Tour...

UK’s Prince Philip dies aged 99 – Buckingham Palace

Britain's Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth II's husband, has died at the age of 99, Buckingham Palace announced Friday. "It is with deep sorrow that Her...

UK, Chinese scientists confirm Beijing’s air quality has improved dramatically

A team of over 150 British and Chinese scientists has spent five years conducting a large air pollution field campaign in Beijing. Among other things,...
Para Powerlifting Delegation

Para Powerlifting Delegation to depart Ghana for Qualifier in the UK

The Ghana Para Powerlifting team, the Black Optimists is set to depart the shores of the country to Manchester in the UK to participate...

Ghana to export banana and others to United Kingdom

Ghana is to export banana, tinned tuna, and cocoa to the United Kingdom (UK) under a tariff-free agreement. The UK exports are also in line...
Dr Senanu Kwesi Djokoto

Volta region has UK strain of the COVID-19 – Dr Djokoto

Dr Senanu Kwesi Djokoto, Deputy Volta Regional Director of Ghana Health Service, in-charge of Public Health, has disclosed that the region has recorded the...

UK extols Ghana over received Covid-19 vaccine

Mr Iain Walker, the United Kindom (UK) High Commissioner to Ghana, has commended the country for being the first in Africa to receive the...

Turkey bans entry from UK after finding first cases of virus strain

dpa/GNA - Turkey announced a temporary ban on all entries from Britain after it found the first cases of a new strain...

UK, EU kick off new relationship as Brexit transition period ends

Britain and the European Union (EU) have started a new chapter in their relationship as the Brexit transition period ended at 2300 GMT Thursday. In...

UK reaches deal with France to allow trucks to cross border from Wednesday

Britain and France have reached a deal to reopen their border to haulers and some passengers from Wednesday, the British Department for Transport announced...
Key Borisgov

UK and EU “still very far apart on key things” – Boris Johnson

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Sunday that Britain and the European Union (EU) remain "very far apart on key things" and Britain should...
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen makes a press statement in Brussels, Belgium, Dec. 13, 2020. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Sunday that the European Union (EU) and UK negotiating teams have been mandated to continue the post-Brexit trade talks. After a "constructive and useful phone call" with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, von der Leyen said it remains to be seen if an agreement can be reached even "at this late stage." (European Union/Handout via Xinhua)

EU and UK post-Brexit trade talks will continue – European Commission

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Sunday that the European Union (EU) and UK negotiating teams have been mandated to continue the...

UK and NIB bust trader over forgery judicial documents

The United Kingdom authorities and Ghana’s National Intelligence Bureau (NIB) formerly Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) have busted a trader for allegedly forging judicial...

Audio of Government official caught for money laundering, fake – NCSC

An audio message circulating on social media as a news report from an international news outlet suggesting that a government official has been...
Pedestrians wearing face masks walk on a street in Rome, Italy, March 10, 2020. Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced late Monday that the whole of Italy will be placed under lockdown from Tuesday until April 3. (Xinhua/Cheng Tingting)

More UK cities face lockdown as coronavirus cases continue to rise

The British government announced Friday that more cities will go into local lockdown as part of its efforts to curb the sharp rise...

UK public borrowing surges to new record high in August

British public borrowing surged to 35.9 billion pounds (about 45.69 billion U.S. dollars) in August, representing a new record high since 1993, as...