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This week’s flight from Libya was the seventh since January 2017 organized by IOM for Guinean migrants from Libya with a total of 859 migrants assisted so far. Above is a photo of Guinean migrants assisted by IOM last August. File photo: UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017

Libya: Over 160 Million Illegal Immigrants opt for Deportation Willingly

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) announced Friday that more than 160 illegal immigrants were voluntarily deported from Libya to Nigeria on Thursday night. The...
From 2015 to now, a total of 114 students from Pakistan, an important country along the Belt and Road, have come to Hebei Engineering University for studies. To know more and better Chinese culture, they practice in spare time Tai Chi, table tennis, Chinese chess and calligraphy together with their Chinese classmates. In the picture, Chinese and Pakistan students are showing their calligraphy work Good friends along the Belt and Road. Photo by Shi Ziqiang from People’s Daily

Saudi Schools, Universities Curriculum to Include Chinese Language

Saudi Arabia and China on Friday agreed to include the Chinese language in the curriculum at all stages of education in Saudi schools and...
AFP/File / Lionel Bonaventure Facebook, in its twice-annual "transparency report," says the number of items "restricted" for violating local laws more than doubled compared to the prior six-month period, to 55,827

UK Parliament Tackles Facebook

Facebook has come in for strong criticism from British Members of Parliament (MPs), as the authorities attempt to reduce the immense influence of social...
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Prof. Twumasi challenge federations to submit their annual financial reports

Professor Peter Twumasi, Director General of the National Sports Authority (NSA), has tasked various sport federations, to submit annual financial and general reports, to...
Political Vigilantism

Rev. Extols Ghana’s President on his call to end vigilantism

The Reverend Dr Kwabena Opuni-Frimpong, a lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has commended President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for...
Electoral Commission (EC)

Participants Contest Implementation of ROPAA

Participants drawn from various sectors at a consultative meeting in Ho, the Volta Regional capital, on the implementation of the Representation of the People’s...
Ghana Tourism Authority

Tour and Site Guides in Kumasi Undergo Training

Four hundred and ninety-three (493) tour and site guides across the country have undergone training to build their capacities for optimum performance in the...
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Government to Build 5,000 Steel Bridges Across Ghana

Mr Kwasi Amoako-Attah, the Minister of Roads and Highways, on Friday, solicited the collaboration of the 48 Engineers Regiment of the Ghana Armed Forces...
Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA)

Upper West CWSA Discuss Rural Water Reforms with Stakeholders

The Community Water and Sanitation Agency (CWSA) in Upper West has met with stakeholders to deliberate on rural water and sanitation sub-sector reform arrangement...
Ghana Cedi

Customers of Gold Coast Fund Management Paid Gh₵60 Million

The Managers of the Gold Coast Fund Management (GCFM) says its, has so far, paid nearly GHC 60 million to aggrieved customers, and assured...
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GC to Issue Summons to Game Operators for Non-Compliance

The Gaming Commission of Ghana (GCG) has announced its preparedness to sanction all operators in the gaming industry who failed to comply with the...
GRA Union

GRA Boss Advise Public on Abnormal Interest Rate

Mr. Emmanuel Kofi Nti, the Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) on Friday, has urged the public to be wary of investment plans,...
Domestic tourism

Stakeholders asked to put more in domestic tourism

Madam Paulina Patience Abayage, the Upper East Regional Minister has called on stakeholders in the tourism industry to invest in domestic tourism to encourage...
Menzgold is facing mass withdrawals

Menzgold Clients Could Have some Hope

Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance, on Friday, announced that about GHc200 million clients’ outstanding funds are with the embattled gold dealership company,...
Ministry of Health

Ghana’s President Take on Recruitment of Clinical Staff is Correct

The Ministry of Health (MOH) on Friday, backed the President’s statement on the recruitment of clinical staff, saying it has received financial clearance from...
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NDC Remembers Three of Its Members

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Friday mourned three of its departed compatriots with a minute’s silence prior to its media conference, in Accra, on...
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Stakeholders Address Anaemia in Adolescents Girls in Ashanti

The Ashanti Regional Directorate of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has held a stakeholders’ meeting over the implementation of the Girls'-Folate Tablet Supplementation (GIFTS)...
School children lie on floor to write examination

Furniture Shortage Pushes Pupils to a Bare Ground

Pupils of Bosuoyir M/A Primary School in the Wa Municipality are exposed to bad weather conditions and unhygienic environment as several of the pupils...
Coca Cola

Coca-Cola Company Trains Teachers

The Coca-Cola Bottling Company has organised a three-day capacity-building workshop for 300 teachers from 21 public schools in the Tema West constituency. The workshop, which...
Court

Banker and Businessman given bail at Gh₵650k for stealing

Two persons who allegedly misappropriated GH? 230,000.00 cedis belonging to a savings and loans company have been admitted to bail by an Accra Circuit...
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Kotoko Team Warned Against Complacency

Fred Pappoe, Director of Accra Great Olympics, has cautioned Kumasi Asante Kotoko against complacency, as they take on Nkana FC in the Confederation of...
Kwahu Easter Mountain Marathon (KEMM)

Kwahu Easter Mountain Marathon Slated for April 20

The second edition of the annual Kwahu Easter Mountain Marathon (KEMM), has been fixed for Saturday, April 20. The 42.2 kilometer standard marathon, an initiative...
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Ghana’s Tagoe ready for Saturday’s Big Test

Emmanuel “Game Boy” Tagoe, will on Saturday, February 23, go into the ring at the Bukom Boxing Arena, against Vyacheslav Gusev from Russia for...
Wang Xinjiang (C), a Chinese engineer, works with Kenyan workers at the T-beam factory on the section six of Kenya's Standard Gauge Railway project, near Makueni, Kenya, on March 16, 2015. The project, expected to cost 3.8 billion U.S. dollars, involves the construction of about 480 kilometer railway line from the port city Mombasa to the capital city Nairobi. China Roads and Bridges Corporation (CRBC) is undertaking the project. (Xinhua/Pan Siwei)

Afreximbank, RZD of Russia chase railway construction in Africa

With US$20 billion per annum credit line made available by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) towards the development of the railway sector, Russian Railways...
Ghana Revenue Authority

Upper East Adhering to Excise Tax Stamp Order

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has described as “impressive” the level of Excise Tax Stamp compliance by retailers in the Upper East Region. It said...
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GRA advise public against purchasing products without tax stamp

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has advised consumers to avoid the the purchase and consumption of carbonated beverages, tobacco, bottled water and other products...
Environmental

Ho to become leader in urban sanitation

Mr Nelson Kofi Akorli, Ho Municipal Chief Executive has said the Municipality was making strides towards becoming a model for good sanitation and clean...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

NDC will depend on decentralised polling station method

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) will adopt a decentralised polling station approach for Saturday, February 23 Presidential primaries across the country. Mr Johnson Asiedu-Nketia, the...
Electoral Commission (EC)

EC asked to takeover registration of voters under ROPAA

Participants at a stakeholders consultative engagement on the implementation of the Representation of the People’s Amendment Act (ROPAA) have proposed that the Electoral Commission...
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President Akufo-Addo Presents cars to GAF

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Thursday presented 140 vehicles to the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) to improve operational efficiency of the military. The vehicles, comprising...