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Syrians gather at the site of a double car bomb attack in the Al-Zahraa neighbourhood of the central Syrian city of Homson February 21, 2016. (AFP photo)

At least 15 killed, 75 wounded in southern Philippine blasts

At least 15 people, including seven soldiers and a suicide bomber, were killed and 75 others wounded in twin explosions that rocked the...

Bodyguards of South Sudan’s VP killed in road ambush

Six bodyguards of South Sudanese Vice President, James Wani Igga, were killed during a road ambush on Wednesday, an official confirmed on Thursday. ...

Official Says No Typhoid or Cholera Cases Were Recorded in ODF Areas

The people of Pigbengben in the Wa West District have held a special durbar to celebrate the community’s achievement of an Open Defecation Free...

Court summons pathologist of late J.B Danquah for the third time

An Accra District Court for the third time has subpoenaed the pathologist who conducted autopsy on Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, J.B Danquah-Adu...

Ghana Gov’t secures US$40m to expand 75 SHS

The government has secured US$40 million under the Secondary Education Improvement Project to expand and upgrade facilities in 75 selected senior high schools (SHS),...

Queen of Denmark climax state visit at Akwamu

The Queen of Denmark, Margarethe II, on Saturday paid a courtesy call on the chiefs and people of Akwamu at Akuamufie in the Eastern...
Rebecca Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s first lady commissions AGI office in China

The First Lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has commissioned the first liaison office of the Association of Ghana Industry (AGI) in Qingdao, China. The opening of...

Nigerian woman in police custody over alleged human trafficking

A 34-year Nigerian woman, Miracle Chukwumezi Ebu, has run into trouble with the law over alleged human trafficking. She is reported to have trafficked five...

Two Suspected criminals shot in an escape attempt

Mr Ambrose Dery, the Minister of the Interior, on Wednesday said the two suspected criminals in Police custody at Asawase in the Ashanti Region,...

FDA, Police Rounds Up Fake Drug Peddlers

The Food and Drugs Authority in collaboration with the Ghana Police Service and other stakeholders have arrested 16 fake drug peddlers along the Madina...
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KNUST Initiate Steps To Admit Females Into Engineering Programs

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has taken deliberate steps to woo more females to pursue programmes in engineering. These involve cutting...
Ghana Export Promotion Authority

GEPA Deepen Bilateral Trade Relations Between Ghana And Iran

The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) on Wednesday organised a business forum to deepen the economic and bilateral trade relations between Ghana and Iran. The...

International Needs Offers Training To Halt Child Marriages

International Needs-Ghana, a Non-governmental Organization (NGO), has organized a two-day refresher training for community level structures in four communities at Gomoa Dawurampong to help...

Five Persons Arrested For Attacking Chief

Five persons, arrested by the police over alleged attack on the chief of Abesewa in the Ahafo-Ano South District, were on Wednesday, put before...
CIMG Awards

A Charterd Member I Could Be

A week ago, I attended the Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana (CIMG) Awards. I had not attended the awards night for several years. As...
German Bundesliga

Two Forwards Struck Race For Bundesliga Top Scorer Position

In the shoot-out to be Bundesliga top scorer, Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski and Borussia Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could combine for a remarkable best-mark. Only once...
Illegal miners in business

Worker’s Unions Urge Gov’t To Preserve Water Bodies

The various worker’s unions within the Western Region have called on government to help save the country's water bodies from the activities of illegal...

Workers Defy Heavy Rains On May Day

However, thousands of workers in the Region defied the heavy rain and went on a procession through the streets of Cape Coast. The event, chaired...
National Road Safety Commission

NRSC Makes GH¢1.33m Out Of Road Traffic Offences In 2016

More than GHC1.34 million was imposed as court fines on offending motorists for various traffic offences in 2016, statistics from the National Road Safety...
Jonathan Quaye, Ghana’s first Paragliding pilot

Ministry To Train Ghanaian Pilots To Handle Easter paragliding

A total of 79 flights were recorded at this year’s Kwahu Easter paragliding festival at Atibie. There, to take part in the recreational adventure sport,...

Maternal Deaths Remains Huge National Challenge

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has called for a collective and proactive approach to tackle avoidable maternal deaths, which remain a huge national challenge. Dr...

Nasco Electronics Unveiled As Sponsors For Ghana Premier League

The Ghana Football Association (GFA), has unveiled Nasco Electronics, as new sponsors of the Ghana Premier league for the next four (4) years. The unveiling...

Delay In Appointing MMDCEs Slowing Down Development – Rev

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been urged to speed up the appointment of the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs). So far,...
Georgina Asare Fiagbenu

Revisiting The International Women’s Day Celebrations

The 8th of March was International Women’s Day and a lot was done worldwide to celebrate Women. The day has been observed since...
Georgina Asare Fiagbenu

What Would Have Been My Ideal [email protected] Celebration

Ghana is 60 and we are blessed to be celebrating a country that is united, blessed with rich culture and filled with friendly people....

ADRA Commence Programme To Reduce Unemployment

The Adventist Volunteer Service Programme (AVSP), put together by the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) to help solve unemployment in some Adventist institutions,...

Ghanaians Honour Memories Of 3 Ex-Servicemen

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday joined servicemen and scores of Ghanaians to commemorate the 69th anniversary of the shooting that led to...
Ghana National Fire Service

Fire Service Collaborate With Police To Arrest Arson Suspects

The alertness of officers of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has foiled a deliberate criminal attempt by an unknown person to set fire...

3 Persons Stand Trial For Possessing Fake Election Accreditation

A Kumasi Circuit Court, presided over by Mrs. Mary Nsenkyire, on Wednesday, adjourned the case in which three persons are standing trial over possession...
Vice Presidential residence

Ghana’s Vice Presidents bungalow cost can build 600 affordable houses

Mr Frank Danyansah, Chief Executive Officer of Danywise Estate and Construction has indicated that the cost of the official Vice Presidential residence was enough...