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Corruption

African anti-corruption agencies’ heads to meet in Uganda

Heads of African anti-corruption agencies are scheduled to meet in Uganda on May 6-11 to share experiences and strengthen coordination in fighting the vice,...

Anti-Corruption CSOs Petition Gov’t Over State Of Corruption In Ghana

The New Patriotic Party (NPP), won power based on their promise to fight corruption in the country. But two years down the line, the...
lands

Ghana: Agencies and communities work together to transform landscapes

Takorayili, a village in the Northern region of Ghana, is sprinkled with bare, scorched hills and rocky arid terrains. The soil is not able...
Tramadol

UWR: Drug Agencies to Fight Tramadol Abuse

Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in partnership with Narcotics Control Board and Pharmacy Council on Tuesday engaged stakeholders in a six-hour forum on combating...
Galamsey

Justice delivery system identified as weakest link in galamsey fight

The Media Coalition Against Galamsey (MCAG) has said the justice delivery system seem to be the weakest link in the fight against illegal mining...

Unemployment situation in Ghana a security threat

Mr Kwaku Kwarteng, the Deputy Minister of Finance, says the broad agenda for 2018 and the medium term is to create jobs leading to...

Finance officers urged to be gate keepers of state finance

Finance officers at the Metropolitan, Municipal, District Assemblies and Agencies have been urged to adopt the Public Financial Management Act (921) as their guide...
terrorism

Ghana Prepares to Hold a Counter-terrorism Exercise

Ghana will hold a multi-agency simulation exercise to assess the country's counter-terrorism preparedness and capabilities, a senior security official said here Tuesday. Police Commissioner George...
Local Government Service

Local Government Service Re-affirm Support To DLT

The Local Government Service (LGS) has re-affirmed its unwavering interest and support to the District League Table (DLT) and therefore charged all Metropolitan, Municipal...

Finance Minister Moves Parliament To Approve Financial Policy

“Rt. Hon. Speaker, Honourable Members of Parliament, on the authority of the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, I beg to move...
Ghana Parliament-

Parliament Pass Zongo Development Fund Bill

Parliament on Friday passed the Zongo Development Fund Bill in fulfilment of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’ s promise during the campaign prior...
Law

Judge Advise MDA’s To Ensure Proper Security

Mrs Lydia Osei Marfo, a Circuit Court judge has advised the staff of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to ensure proper security at their...
Fire Service

GNFS Propose One District One Fire Station

In line with Government's vision to industrialise the country through the establishment of factories, the Central Regional Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has suggested...

Ghana Immigration Service Asked To Be Alert

Mr Ambrose Dery, Minister of Interior, has called on the personnel of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) to exhibit high levels of professionalism and...
Ministry of Health

Seven Health Boards Under MOH Inaugurated

Seven governing Board for some Agencies under the Ministry of Health was inaugurated in Accra with a call on members to muster courage to...

ARAP Schools law enforcement agencies on anti-corruption campaigns

The EU funded Ghana Anti-Corruption, Rule of Law and Accountability Programme (ARAP) in collaboration with CHRAJ and NCCE has organized a multi stakeholder training...
oil

Petroleum Black Market Dealers Growing In Ghana

Ghana is on the verge of petroleum crisis as activities of Petroleum Black Market dealers is growing. Therefore the Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMCs)...

Chief Director Of Ministry Of Education Tops Performance Chart

Mr Enoch Cobbinah, Chief Director at the Ministry of Education, has emerged the Best Performed Chief Director in 2016. Mr Solomon Atim Asoalla, the Chief...

HFFG Partners Other Agencies To Wage War Against Malaria

In Ghana, the country recorded 4,940, 270 suspected cases of malaria in the first half of year 2016. Thus on the average, approximately 26,922...

GIZ Builds Capacity Of Parliamentary Press Corps

The Public Accounts Committee of Parliament would hold public hearing from next Tuesday to Friday to consider financial infractions against the Bank of Ghana,...

Minister Calls For Capital Injection Into Ghana Publishing

Mr Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, Minister of Information has advocated capital injection into the operations of the Ghana Publishing Company Limited(GPCL) in order to enhance its...

Police Reintegrate 360 Rescued Girls With Families

More than 360 young girls were rescued from being trafficked into the gulf countries in 2016, the Anti-human Trafficking Unit (ATHU) of the Ghana...
Ghana Revenue Authority

Revenue Mobilisation Taskforce To Enforce Tax Compliance

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) Special Revenue Mobilisation Taskforce says it will intensify its tax compliance checks in 2017 to sustain the gains made...
Barclays

Barclays Bank Celebrate 100 Years Anniversary With Clients

Barclays Bank, Koforidua branch marked its 100 years in Ghana with its numerous clients who came to the bank to perform transactions and feted...
transportation

Minister Promise To Make Ghana A Transportation Hub

Mr Kweku Ofori Asiamah, the Minister for Transport said he would work earnestly in ensuring that Ghana became the transportation hub of the West...

Tamale: NPP Kandahar Boys Attack Gov’t Agencies

About 30 muscled members of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) called ‘Kandahar boys’ in the Northern regional capital, Tamale have locked up some government agencies...

Kazakhstan intelligence agencies prevented 12 violent extremist acts in 2016

Kazakhstan intelligence agencies prevented 12 violent extremist acts in 2016, Sergei Shveikin, deputy chief of the anti-terrorist center of the Kazakh National Security Committee,...
SASF organized a cleanup exercise with residents of Dixcove

Okaikoi Central Residents Register Their Displeasure

Residents in Okaikoi Central, despite representation in successive governments, continue to register displeasure over unpleasant conditions in the Constituency. A stroll through vicinities within the...

Wilmont Cautions Public On Phony Traveling Recruitment Agencies

Kojo Wilmont National Project Officer of International Organisation for Migration has cautioned Ghanaians trying to seek greener pastures outside the shores of the country...
Branding

Ghanaians Called Upon To Be Brand Ambassadors

Mrs Helen Annan, the Chief Executive Officer of Brand Ghana, has underscored the need for the nation to intensify its branding efforts to enhance...