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Development Projects – Aker Energ

Ghana defers approval for Norwegian oil firm, Aker’s POD

Government of Ghana has deferred the approval for the Plan of Development Presented (PoD) by Aker Energy of Norway for the development of the...
Two Pilots

Two Pilots ready for April 26 Premiere

The much anticipated comic movie ''The Two Pilots'' is set to be premiered at the National Theater on Friday, April 26. The ''Two Pilots'' in...
FDA Insecticide

Siblings of pesticide poisoning buried

The three siblings, whose death has been linked to Topstoxin, were on Thursday laid to rest in accordance with the Islamic law. Family and sympathizers...
EPA

EPA Hunts for Top Toxin Company Over Killer Pesticides

Officials of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are working to track down and bring to book the company with the registered tradename of Toptoxin,...
Young Entrepreneurs

Young Ghanaian entrepreneurs encouraged to dream big

Would –be entrepreneurs, youth groups and students drawn from universities across the Western and Central regions have been encouraged to 'dream big' and allow...
Voltic Ghana inaugurate

Voltic Ghana’s Financial Literacy Month Seeks to Equip Stakeholders

Voltic Ghana Limited on Thursday empowered more than 100 stakeholders to develop sound financial practices and investment culture to create sustainable livelihoods. The stakeholders, comprising...
The swearing in of Martin Amidu marks the fulfilment of a major promise by the Akufo-Addo administration

Parliament Briefed on Cynthia Lamtpey’s Nomination

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has informed Parliament that Ms Mavis Jane Cynthia Naa Torshie Lamptey, has been nominated as Deputy Special Prosecutor. Prof Aaron...
Ashie Vrs Mokeona

Countdown to Ashie and Mokoena Fight is on

All is set now for Ghana’s George Ashie and South African Michael Mokeona to battle for the World Boxing Authority (WBO) Africa Lightweight title...

Journalists told to stand firm in the pursuit of their jobs

Speakers at a symposium on Press Freedom in Ghana through the years, on Thursday urged media practitioners to work against influences and professional breaches,...
GNPC

GNPC Advise Sprinters to Sign Onto 2018 Ghana’s Fastest Human

The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), headline sponsors of GNPC Ghana’s Fastest Human 2018, has called on all potential sprinters in the country, to...
footbridge

Dormabin Assemblyman appeals for a footbridge

Mr C. K Ampeh, Assembly Member for Dormabin Electoral Area in the Krachi East Municipality has appealed to government to construct a footbridge over...
Photo taken on Sept. 15 shows the general outside view of the National Theatre of Ghana in downtown Accra, Ghana. As a landmark in Accra, the National Theatre of Ghana that was completed in 1992, was built under loans by Chinese government. (Xinhua/Lin Xiaowei)

National theatre stakeholders discuss restructuring

The National Theatre has held a day’s stakeholders meeting to discuss how best to restructure theatre to achieve its mandate of developing and promoting...
tax

Ghanaians advised to file their tax returns

Corporate entities and individuals are expected to file their tax returns on the last Friday of April, 2018. This was made known by Mr Eric...
Hor Halute

Youth Olympic Games in 2018: All Eyes on Halute

Hor Halute is definitely one of the targets for Ghana to get another medal at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games, which comes off in...
Intellectual property

Ghana joins others in marking World Intellectual Property Day

Ghana on Thursday joined other countries around the globe to commemorate the 2018 World Intellectual Property (IP) Day on the theme: “Powering Change: Women...
Accra Turf Club

Witsun fourth run horse race comes of this Saturday

The Accra Turf Club (ATC) Witsun fourth run horserace comes off at Borteyman on Saturday, April 28, 2018. The Witsun horseracing is organised continuously for...
Malaria parasites - seen here infecting red blood cells - and mosquitoes do not like cold temperatures

Iduapriem Gold Mine Celebrates World Malaria Day in Ghana

AngloGold Ashanti Iduapriem (AAI) Gold Mine has extended its sensitisation initiative on malaria preventative measures to three additional communities and three Senior High Schools...
healing herbs on wooden table, herbal medicine

FDA cautions public over unregistered medical devices

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has cautioned members of the Ghana Federation for Traditional Herbal Medicine Practitioners Association (GAFTRAM) against the use of...
police

13 galamsey operators nabbed in upper west

The Upper West (UW) Regional Police Command has arrested 13 suspected galamsey operators (illegal miners) around Jirapa Municipal area of the Region in a...
HIV-and-AIDS

Global Funds allocates more funds to Ghana

The Global Fund (GF) has allotted to Ghana $200 million to fight HIV and AIDS, Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria from this year, 2018 to...
El-Wak Sports Stadium

Inter-Districts Sports: AMA Flies High

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) team, has been crowned the overall champions of the just ended Inter-Districts Sports Festival held at the El -Wak...
armyworms

FAO Reiterates Its Commitment to Fighting Fall Armyworm

The Volta Regional Directorate of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture has said it is prepared for any attack by fall armyworm this farming...
Image shows a group picture of members of the church, the foundation, parents with CP children.

GGWC shows love to children with cerebral palsy

The Great Grace Word Chapel International (GGWCI) has donated assorted items worth GH¢1,000.00 to parents having children with cerebral palsy to support their daily...
students from Ketu-South District

Ketu-South District Students Visits VFL-Ghana

Ms Abla Dzifa Gomashie, the Executive Director of Values for Life (VFL-Ghana), has advised students from the Ketu-South District to study hard to be...
fishing

illegal fishing fight generates revenue

The crackdown on illegal fishing activities by the Fisheries Commission and the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MFAD) has yielded more than GH¢13,000.00. The...
employment

Ghana’s Unemployment Concept Must Be Put Right- Prof Baah-Boateng

Government has been urged to get the concept of unemployment right before formulating policies to tackle the issue. Professor William Baah-Boateng, an Economist and Associate...
NCCE

NCCE Takes ARAP Education to East Gonja

The East Gonja Municipal office of National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has embarked on a sensitisation exercise on the Accountability, Rule of Law...
Drains

Adentan Assembly puts in place measures to safeguard life and property

The Adentan Municipal Assembly has started dredging and desilting of major drains to forestall flooding and other disasters in the Municipality with the onset...
Text-message

Sheikh Amen Explains Why Adzan Cannot Be Done By Texting Nor Whatsapp

Sheikh Dr Amen Bonsu, National Chairman, Ghana Muslim Mission, has stated that using of text messages and Whatsapp in calling Muslims to prayer (adzan),...
Mrs Samira Bawumia

Mrs. Bawumia urge women to sharpen their competitive skills

The Second Lady, Mrs Samira Bawumia has urged women to broaden their horizons in knowledge and acquisition of valuable skills to make them competitive...