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Businessman accused of defrauding CEO of Nasona Oil

A businessman accused of defrauding the Chief Executive Officer of Nasona Oil Limited of GHȼ480,000.00 under the pretext of handing over his filling station...

Government shelves proposed towing levy

The implementation of the Mandatory Towing Levy, which seeks to tow broken down and disabled vehicles on roads to reduce accidents, has been suspended,...
Eurozone inflation in April was negative 0.2 percent, compared with a revised zero percent in March (AFP Photo/Philippe Huguen

Latvia records highest annual inflation since 2012

Latvia has recorded its highest annual inflation rate since 2012 as consumer prices in February climbed 3.3 percent against the same period last year,...
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Men Cautioned Against Sexual Activities After Blood Donation

Mr Vincent Kwasi Fekpe, Volta Regional Blood Donor Organiser has advised young people, especially men against sexual activities within 24 hours after donating blood. He...

Non-compliance of DAP attracts a penalty – Commission

The Commission in April reminded organisations who perform functions as data controllers to comply with their mandatory requirements and register with the Commission. This was...
Charlotte Osei - Ghana's Electoral Commissioner (EC)

Ghana’s Electoral Body welcomes Supreme Court order

The Apex Court, in clarifying its earlier judgment on May 5, 2016, on the matter, asked the EC to immediately delete the names of...
political parties

IMANI’s Election Update: Political parties message in 2012 should guide towards 2016

Sufficient progress has been made in reducing the incidence of poverty in Ghana since the early 1990s. Hitherto, one in two people were living...
Charles Narh Teye

Ghana’s Narh Teye Makes It for Rio 2016 Olympics

Ghana’s Para Power lifter Charles Narh Teye has become the first para athlete to qualify for the Rio 2016 Paralympics Games in September, Starr...
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Persons with mental challenges have rights too

Mr Courage Ahorlu-Dzage, the Volta Regional Coordinator of Mental Health, Ghana Health Service, said this at an engagement with the media in Ho, on...

Namibia needs some 3,200 more classrooms

Namibia has 20,270 classrooms, of which 17,619 are permanent, 1,517 prefabricated, 1,374 traditional, and 120 hired to hold about 600,000 pupils. ...
Ghanian President John Dramani Mahama speaks at the inauguration of a court complex for the judicial service in Accra, capital of Ghana, on Oct. 9, 2015. Ghanian President John Dramani Mahama on Friday assured Ghanaians of his commitment to fight corruption at the inauguration of a multi-million dollar court complex for the judicial service in Accra. The 42-room facility was constructed by the China State Hualong Construction, Ghana Limited. (Xinhua/Li Ziyun)

Ghanaian president Mahama launches book on achievements

The book, titled "Accounting to the People", gives an overview of the progress of the work of government upon assumption of office. It covers areas...
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Petition launched to establish compensation fund for Marikana victims

The petition, launched by the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA), will be tabled before Parliament when it reconvenes next year. "We call on all South...
Access Bank CSR

Access Bank sweeps Corporate Social Responsibility award

This is the third time in five years that the Bank has been recognised for its lead role in CSR. The citation accompanying the award...

Government Delighted In Collapsing Individual Companies

Looking at the current economic hardships it is enlightening to note that truly the country needs an experienced and courageous leadership to contend with...
Nana Akufo-Addo

The Bitter Ghana Agenda Job – Part III

(PART THREE) WASTED TIME AND ENERGY ? ? If all that you have spent your precious time and energy to say about Nana Akufo Addo you...
Ghana's Gold

Ghana is suffering from developmental Kwashiorkor – Part II

? PART TWO Worst of it all is that instead of working towards their so called better Ghana Agenda which has fallen into a deep...
bags of rice

Nigeria imports rice worth over US$2 billion since 2012 – official

Nigerian central bank said Tuesday the Africa's most populous country has spent 2.41 billion U.S. dollars on rice importation between January 2012 and May...

Ghanaians abroad push for implementation of overseas voting law

Ghanaians living in Europe are pushing for the implementation of the country's Representation of the People's Amendment Law (ROPAL) and a Diaspora policy. This...

Civilian killed during protest in India

A civilian was killed when mobs clashed with security forces in India-administered Kashmir on Monday. Three more men were wounded after the forces opened fire...

Ministry of Transport slammed

Mr Stephen Ashitey-Adjei, Leader of the retrenched workers of Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority, has slammed the lacklustre approach of the Ministry of Transport...
Dr Edward Kofi Omane-Boamah, the Minister of Communication

Data Protection Act, 2012 [Act 843] Officially Launched.

The Data Protection Act, 2012 which was passed by Parliament in 2012, to protect the privacy of individual and personal data has been...
Costa Concordia shipwreck,

Last missing Victim of Costa Concordia shipwreck found

The remains of Russel Rebello, the last missing victim of the Costa Concordia shipwreck, have been found during dismantling operations, reports said Monday. Thirty-two of...

59th Session of opens in Geneva

(By Francis Ameyibor, GNA Special Correspondent; Geneva, Switzerland) The 59th Session of the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) has...

Nana Addo wins massively in Yendi Constituency

Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo, 2012 Presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has won massively in the Yendi Constituency Presidential Primaries.. He polled 509...

Electoral Commission to conduct NPP Election

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Wednesday informed delegates, candidates and members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) that the coming election would be...

Ugandans warned against eating monkey meat to stem Marburg virus

Uganda's president and health experts warned against eating monkey meat, saying it could spread the Ebola-like Marburg virus. A Kampala hospital worker died from the...

Nana Addo gets unlimited support from W/R NPP youth

The Western Regional Youths Wing of the New Patriotic Party has vouch their unlimited support for Nana Addo Danqua Akuffo-Addo, the 2012 presidential hopeful...

Govt Asked To Earmark Certain Areas For Food Cultivation

Mr. Lemuel Kwashie Martey, the 2012 National Best Farmer and owner of Mannah Farms Limited in the Greater Accra Region, has appealed to the...

DVLA Accused Of Deviating From Its Core Mandate

The Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) has rejected the claim by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) that the implementation of the...

2012 NPP Campaign Stinks-Arthur Kennedy

Dr Kobina Arthur Kennedy, a leading member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has called for thorough investigations into the activities of the immediate...