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"Defiant" helicopter Photo credit: Sikorsky-Boeing

“Defiant” helicopter could fly twice the speed of conventional ones

U.S. top-tier aircraft manufacturers Lockheed Martin and Boeing on Wednesday revealed a newly designed helicopter which could travel twice as fast as conventional ones....
Christmas tree in Ghana

Christmas not light streaming but light shining over darkness

The Most Reverend Matthew Kwasi Gyamfi, Catholic Bishop of Sunyani, has reminded Christians that Christmas is not about “light streaming on the street, but...

Don’t panic about the future; just fear the Lord – Apostle Nyamekye

Apostle Eric Kwabena Nyamekye, the Chairman of the Church of Pentecost, has urged Ghanaians, especially Christians, to be confident and remain steadfast that God,...
Rt. Honourable Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye

Speaker Oquaye rallies support for National Cathedral project

Speaker of Parliament Rev Prof Aaron Michael Oqauye is rallying support for the construction of the national cathedral for Ghana, explaining that the building...
Yaa Naa

Yaa-Naa’s widows, children visit Yendi for funeral

Widows and children of the late Overlord of Dagbon, Yaa-Naa Yakubu Andani II, in keeping with Dagbon customary practice have visited the Gbewah Palace,...

CODEO ready to observe referendum on creation of new regions

The Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) would observe the referendum on the creation of additional six regions, slated for tomorrow. In a statement copied...
Nya

NYA and Garu District Assembly support communities with household latrines

The National Youth Authority (NYA) and the Garu District Assembly is supporting some communities in the Garu District with household latrines to help eradicate...
market

Many enjoying yuletide despite price hikes

Many people are enjoying the yuletide as families, friends and lovers were seen patronising entertainment spots and organising parties to celebrate Christmas. A Ghana News...
Exercise Regualrly

A GSP sport launches community clubs to promote physical exercise

Lack of physical exercise has been identified as a major risk factor for high mortality, accounting to six percent of all untimely deaths occurring...
Sanitation Awards

Agona West Municipality declared cleanest in Central Region

The Central Regional Coordinating Council (RCC), on Friday declared the Agona West Municipality as the cleanest in the Region. This was followed by the Upper...

Karpowership celebrates Christmas at Osu Children’s Home

Karpowership Ghana Company has donated items worth over GHS20,000 to the Osu Children’s Home towards the celebration of Christmas and the upkeep of the...
football

J. A. Kufuor Cup re-scheduled to January 6, 2019

The much awaited J.A. Kufuor Cup match between regional rivals Kumasi Asante Kotoko and Ashantigold, at the Baba Yara Stadium. Kumasi, has been re-scheduled...

Ghanaians urged to support in sanitation management

Mr Emmanuel Acheampong, the Executive Director of Clean Ghana Action Ambassadors, a non-governmental organization has called on Ghanaians to collectively help manage waste in...
Newborn-Babies

37 hospital delivers 15 babies on Christmas and Boxing Day

A total of Fifteen babies were delivered at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra on Christmas and Boxing Day as at 1300 hours when...
Electoral Commission

EC appeals to voters to exercise their franchise in referendum

The Electoral Commission (EC) has appealed to voters to come out and exercise their franchise in the December 27 referendum on the creation of...
NPP

NPP constituency chairmen demand greater commitment from party members

The Constituency Chairmen Caucus of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Ashanti Region, has asked members of the Party to remain loyal and...

Oti will ignite development for Volta – Kofi Adams

Mr Kofi Adams, a former National Organiser of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said the creation of Oti Region out of Volta Region...

Bank of Africa refurbishes Children’s Ward

The Bank of Africa Ghana Limited, has refurbished and handed over a Children’s Ward to staff and management of the Upper East Regional Hospital...
Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH)

KATH delivers 12 babies on Christmas day

A total of twelve babies were delivered on Christmas day at the Maternal and Child Health Unit of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH)...
Rt. Honourable Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye

Parliament donate GHC 50k to University of Ghana Endowment Fund

The Parliament of Ghana on Monday presented a cheque of GHC 50,000.00 to the University of Ghana Alumni Council, to be paid into the...
Training Teachers

Over 60 teachers awarded by Obomengman Association

The Obomengman Association in Accra, Tema, Takoradi and the Northern part of the country have awarded 65 hardworking and dedicated teachers at Obomeng in...

MTN Ghana extends love to Christmas babies

MTN Ghana has distributed hampers with baby care items to mothers who gave birth on Tuesday, December 25 and Wednesday December 26, as well...
Vote

Total of 832,383 eligible voters to ballot for Bono East and Ahafo Regions

A total of 832,383 eligible voters are expected to cast ballots at 1,881 polling stations in the impending referendum that will determine the creation...

Old Students support SANSEC

The Old Students’ Association of Sandema Senior High School (SANSEC) has supported the School with roofing sheets to help roof some facilities that were...
Edem

Edem, Patapaa and others shake Ho at World Map Fiesta Bash

It was musical rendition of thrills and chills, when top Ghanaian music acts performed at the 2018 edition of the World Map Fiesta Xmas...
President Muhammadu Buhar with former vice president Atiku Abubakar

Nigerian president says to embark on “aggressive campaign” ahead of polls

Nigerian leader Muhammadu Buhari has said he would soon embark on an "aggressive campaign" ahead of the country's presidential polls in February. Buhari, recently accused...
Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia speaking at the event

Rally held to whip up support for Savanna Region

A rally has been held at Damongo to whip up the enthusiasm of voters in the proposed Savanna Region and get them to turn...

Old students of Nkawkaw SHS cut sod for a clinic

The Nkawkaw Senior High School (KAWSEC) Old Students Association, an alumni body of KAWSEC has cut sod for the construction of a clinic and...
birth

Two hospitals record 16 births on Christmas Eve in Sunyani

Sixteen babies were born on the Eve of Christmas in two hospitals in the Sunyani Municipality a Ghana News Agency (GNA) report has revealed. The...

Vice President spends Christmas with patients at Walewale Hospital

Patients on admission at the Walewale District Hospital received a surprise guest on Christmas Day when the Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, paid an...