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World Press Freedom Day

Ghana’s Ranking in World Press Freedom Falls

Ghana has dropped four points in the latest ranking in the 2019 World Press Freedom Index as it moved from the rank of 23...
Salary

GTFC directed to settle former employees

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament has ordered the Ghana Trade Fair Company Limited (GTFC) to pay the salary arears of its former...
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)

MP finds support for national theatre

Mr Ridwan Dauda Abass, Member of Parliament (MP) for Sissala East, has called on the Legislature to support the National Theatre of Ghana to...
Ghana Parliament-

Parliament Gives Approval for KATH Maternity/Children’s Block Project

Parliament has approved a loan of 155 million Euros between the Government and Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch, for the completion and equipping of...
Ursula Owusu

Government Moves to Establish Cyber Security Authority

Mrs Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, Minister of Communication has announced government intention to setup the Cyber Security Authority (CSA) to deal with all matters related cybercrime...
Mr Yaw Buabeng Asamoah

Adentan to Enjoy from Sinohydro Road Project

The Adentan Municipality is to benefit from the Sinohydro infrastructure package with a 22km dual carriageway from the Aburi road junction to Dodowa. ...
Ghanaian Parliament

Parliament Okays Military Housing Loans

Parliament has approved a loan facility of US$100,000,000 for the Ministry of Defence for the construction of a Housing Project and other rehabilitation works...
Ms Lydia Seyram Alhassan

Ayawaso Wuogon MP Makes His First Statement

Ms Lydia Seyram Alhassan, Member of Parliament (MP) for Ayawaso West Wuogon has delivered her maiden statement in Parliament since her swearing-in on February...
domestic bond

Finance Minister says Ghana cedi is steadily recovering

Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister of Finance has asserted that the cedi has made great strides towards recovery on the back of the successful issue...
cryptocurrencies

Ghana’s Parliament Urged to Adjust Cryptocurrency Markets

Parliament has been urged to upgrade the existing financial laws to regulate the cryptocurrency markets in the country. “The rise in the use of cryptocurrency...
Ghanaian Parliament

Ghana’s parliament okays new ministers

Parliament has approved the appointment of 18 persons nominated by President Nana Akufo-Addo for Ministerial and Deputy Ministerial positions for the newly-created regions However, the...
Kintampo Accident

MP rallies support for Kintampo accident victims

Mr Joseph Kpemka, Member of Parliament (MP) for Tempane has appealed for financial support for the injured persons and bereaved families of the Kintampo...
Women Fisheries

Ghana’s Fisheries Ministry Announce Closed Season for 2019

The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development has announced the 2019 Closed Season to be observed by all fleets in the country’s marine waters. The...
Ghana Parliament-

Asantehene Extends Hand to Parliament to Climax Celebrations

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has invited the Parliament of Ghana to the 20 years Anniversary Celebration of his enstoolment that will be...
Shea-nuts

Sheanut Industry Needs Laws to Stay Firm

Mr John Bennam Jabaah, Deputy Minister Designate for the Northern Region has called for the passage of a new law to regulate the sheanut...
Dumsor

What We are Experiencing is Power Outages but Not Dumsor

Mr John Peter Amewu, Minister of Energy has assured Ghanaians that the recent power outages across parts of the country are by no means...
Mr Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah

Minister Vows to Improve Security in Western region

Mr Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah, the Regional Minister Designate for the Western Region, has pledged to enhance the safety of residents in the Region despite...
CEDI CRISIS

Ghana’s Finance Minister Says the Cedi Will Bounce Back

The Government on Wednesday announced that it was adopting a number of measures, within the next two weeks, to reverse the depreciation of the...
human trafficking

Speaker of Parliament calls for concerted efforts at handling child slavery

The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, has called for further collaboration between Ghana and the United Kingdom (UK) to tackle child slavery...
Akufo-Addo

MP Evaluates President’s SoNA for Failing to Address Kidnapping of Girls

Dr Bernice Adiku Heloo, Member of Parliament (MP) for Hohoe has faulted President Nana Akufo-Addo for not highlighting the issue of the three kidnappings...
Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister of Finance

Finance Minister Called to Answer on UT, Capital Bank Ruin

The Speaker of Parliament, Prof Mike Aaron Oquaye has ordered Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, Finance Minister to appear before the house on March13, 2019 to...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

MP Commends NDC Over the Appointment of Sallas Mensah

Mr Derek Ohene Bekoe, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Upper West Akyem, has expressed appreciation to the National Executives and the Council of...
Ms Betty Krobi Mensah

MP Denies CNN Documentary on Child Slavery

Ms Betty Krobi Mensah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Afram Plains North has describe as unfortunate a CNN documentary which sought to give a...
agricultural productivity

MP Applauds Government’s Agricultural Programmes

Mr Kwame Asafu-Agyei, Chairman of Food, Agriculture and Cocoa Affairs Committee of Parliament has praised government’s flagship agriculture programme, Planning for Food and Jobs,...
Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye

Speaker for Parliament Challenged Youth to Prepare Themselves for Leadership

The Speaker Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye has charged the youth to prepare themselves to take up the mantle of leadership of the country in...
K.T. Hammond

K.T. Hammond Urges Government to Dismiss All NDC Oil Contracts

Mr Kobina Tahiru Hammond, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Adansi Asokwa, has asked the Government to terminate some oil exploration contracts that were...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Minister Congratulates President Akufo Addo on SONA

Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Minister for Information has commended President Nana Akufo-Addo on the 2019 State of the Nations Address (SONA) describing the message...
Ghana Parliament-

Ghana’s Parliament Unable to Identify MPs

Parliament on Friday stated that it was unable to identify Minority MPs who held placards with inscription “Bloody Widow” during the swearing-in of Ms...
Political Vigilantism

Presidents Political Vigilantism Decision Wins Ghanaians Heart

Mr Yaw Buabeng Asamoah, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Director of Communication, has commended President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for being bold and decisive...
Ken Agyapong

Privileges Committee to Submit Kennedy Agyapong’s Report

The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Mike Ocquaye, has asked the Privileges Committee to present the first report on Mr Kennedy Agyapong to Parliament, on...