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Maternal mortality improves in Ghana, but country still far from target – report

Out of 100,000 pregnant women who gave birth (live births) in Ghana between 2011 and last year, 310 died over the period, results of...
Carlos Ahenkorah

Government Poised To Combat Counterfeiting And Piracy In Ghana

Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, in charge of Trade Carlos Ahenkorah (MP), has indicated Government of Ghana's commitment to making intellectual property a...
Lotto

NLA Collaborates With VAG To Curb Banker-To-Banker In Ghana

The National Lottery Authority (NLA), has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Veterans Administration of Ghana (VAG), to harmonize the activities of the...
Beneficial Ownership Disclosure

Implement Beneficial Ownership Disclosure Framework To Salvage Ghana – ACEP

Linda Ahunu, Policy Analyst at Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP), has revealed that, each year an estimation of $1 trillion goes down the...
OCCUPYGHANA

Occupy Ghana Calls On Government to set up Emergency Response Services

OccupyGhana® has called for an immediate action plan to be drawn up by Government to prepare an Emergency Response Service fit for a 21st...
Tour Operator Union of Ghana

GTA Poised To Redirect Tourism Traffic To The Ghana

The Ghana Tourism Authority in collaboration with The Tour Operator Union of Ghana is hosting a nine-member delegation from Europe. The delegation which is in...
robber

2018 Q1 Had 968 Cases of Robbery

Nine hundred and sixty eight (968) related robbery cases were recorded in the first quarter of 2018 across the country, ACP Joseph Oklu Gyamera,...
entrepreneur

Ghana to promote Entrepreneurship as a tool against unemployment

The Chief Executive Officer of the National Entrepreneurship , Innovation Plan (NEIP), Mr John Kumah has said entrepreneurship was a critical foundation for job...
Christians

Let’s be guided by God’s Words as a country

A Founding Father of the Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council (GPCC), the Most Honourable Daniel Kwame Saforo has reminded Christians that it was the...
African Union headquarters

AU urges commitment of Somali stakeholders for country’s transitional plan

The African Union (AU) has urged all Somali stakeholders to fully commit themselves towards the effective implementation of the Somalia Transition Plan that seeks...
malaria

Ghana records successes in malaria resistance management

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) on Monday said a major boost to its malaria control efforts has been made with the introduction of the...
violence

Ghana government charged to build more shelters

Ms Bernice Sam, a Lawyer and Consultant, has called on government as a matter of urgency to increase the number of shelters in the...
Mr. Charles Ayamdoo

Laws Of Ghana Must Be Allowed To Work – Charles Ayamdoo

The Director of Anti-Corruption at the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), Mr. Charles Ayamdoo, has charged Ghanaians to eschew politicisation of...
Investors had been exchanging their lira for foreign currencies in recent days

International investors asked to consider Ghana for investment

International investors have been invited to invest in Ghana and engage in partnerships and help create jobs for the youth. “I can assure you there...
Indonesia Floods

Government Charged To Put In Place Measures To Avert Floods In Ghana

Apostle Kelvin Enoch, head pastor of Kingdom Rheyma Church Ghana situated at Kasoa Lawyer, off Nyanyano Road in the Central Region of Ghana...
Mahama

President Mahama Should Lift the Standard of Politics in Ghana – DI Boss

I thought former President Mahama's comment about President Akufo-Addo needing obinim's sticker was a joke, until I heard him speak on tv3 awhile...
Burundis President Pierre Nkurunziza

Burundian president donates towards 2020 elections

Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza Monday deposited 4 million Burundi francs (2,270 U.S. dollars) to a bank account opened for contributions to the 2020 general...
Madina Deanry Picnic

Catholic faithfuls asked to sacrifice their lives for country and friends

The Metropolitan Arch-Bishop of Accra, Palmer Gabriel Buckle on Monday paid a pastoral visit to the Madina Deanery where all the Catholic faithful gathered...
Economics Shippers Demurage

Demurrage Payments Falls Drastically At Ghana’s Ports – GSA

The Ghana Shippers Authority (GSA) says demurrage payments at the Ports of Tema and Takoradi reduced from US$95 million in 2016 to US$76 million...
fire wood

Ghana Partners EU To Ban Illegal Wood Trade In The Country

As Ghana joins the rest of the world to celebrate International Forest Day on the theme: ’Forests and Sustainable Cities’’, Government is committed to...
Sand winning in progress

Laws on sand winning must work in Ghana – Developer

Nana Kweku Agyemang, the Chief Executive Officer of Nana Agyemang Group of Companies, has appealed to the government to enforce laws governing sand mining...
Ibexes, a type of wild animal under first class state protection, are playing and looking for food in hills in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Mar. 3, 2018. (CFP photo)

China Considers Expanding Its Ecological ‘Red Lines’

China has authorized 15 provincial-level regions to draw ecological “red lines” for environmental conservation in February, and plans to complete the work in another...
Imani

Tackle Pressing Problems Facing The Ghana – IMANI Charges Government

Policy think tank, IMANI Africa, has urged President Nana Akofu-Addo and his government to focus more on solving the main problems facing the...
CDD

CDD-Ghana Is Calling For The End Of Public Corruption In The Country

The Center for Democratic Development (CDD) has lamented over the failure of successive governments to pass the 17-year-old Right to Information Bill, despite the...
Guinea Worm

WHO Declared Kenya Free From Guinea Worm

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday certified Kenya as a guinea worm-free country. Ashok Kumar, deputy team leader of the International Certification Team, a...
FDIs

Ghana’s FDI jumps to US$4.4 billion in first three quarters of 2017

Foreign direct investment (FDI) flowing into Ghana over the first three quarters of 2017 exceeded 4.4 billion U.S. Dollars, the head of the Ghana...
National Health Students’ Association of Ghana (NAHSAG)

NASHAG Demands Public Health Surveillance Intensified Across The Country

The National Health Students’ Association of Ghana (NAHSAG) is devastated by reports of three additional deaths of students at the Kumasi Academy (KUMACA) last...
blackout

Tanzania restores power to parts of country after nationwide blackout

Electricity supply returned to normal in some parts of Tanzania connected to the national grid after nationwide blackout, the Tanzania Electric Supply Company (TANESCO)...
housing

Rwandan government takes measures to overcome housing challenges

The Rwandan government has taken measures to overcome housing challenges in the hilly country with a densely packed population, said a Rwandan housing official. The...
Dr Mahamudu Bawumia

Banks unable to lend at low rates because of associated risks

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said the digitisation programme embarked upon by government at the various public institutions would ultimately result in the...

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