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GIS Gives West Hill Mall’s Pom-Pom Library a Lift

West Hills Mall’s popular children’s reading lounge, the Pom-pom Library, received a big boost from Ghana International School (GIS) when the school donated a...
Mrs. Akua Aboabea Aboah-Baffoe and family

Geospatial Technology Entrepreneur Takes Africa by Storm

Ghanaian female entrepreneur and winner of the Technology and Innovation category at the 2018 “40 under 40” Awards held in Accra last October, Mrs....
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GIS to foster deeper cooperation with China

The Ghana Immigration Service(GIS) is ready to deepen its collaboration with China in order to instill efficiency into the work of its officials, Deputy...
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Jan. 5 Quotes of the Day from World News

ACCRA -- The Ghana Immigration Service(GIS) is ready to deepen its collaboration with China in order to instill efficiency into the work of its...

Unaccountability Allegations Against Hajj Board Unfounded: Sheikh I.C Quaye Has Described

The Ghana Hajj Board has come under scrutiny as many people have accused its members not being accountable to the Muslim community across Ghana. At...
Five-year Strategic Plan

GIS Has Launched A Five-year Strategic Plan To Position Itself Strategically In Its Operations

Ghana Immigration Service has launched a Five-Year Strategic Plan (2018-2022), which outlines the Vision, Mission and Strategic Objectives of the Service as well as...
electricity

Kenya industrial hub to get uninterrupted electricity with help from China

Kenya's industrial hub in the capital Nairobi will get interrupted electricity supply following the commissioning of a new substation, the country's caninet secretary for...

Aisha Huang, 4 others pray court to vary bail conditions

Aisha Huang and four other Chinese, who have been accused of engaging in illegal mining in the Ashanti Region, have prayed an Accra High...
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Indian businessman writ vs. GIS slated for Sept. 18

A High Court in Accra has slated September 18, to hear writ of mandamus of embattled Indian businessman against the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS). On...

Human trafficking: GIS falsifies media allegation on sexual exploitation

   The Ghana Immigration Service has debunked alleged sexual exploitation of victims of human trafficking who were in the GIS custody.    Ghana Immigration Service...

GIS gets equipment from EU for border monitoring

The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), with funding from the European Union, has handed over vehicles, Information and Communication Technology equipment and other items...
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Security features on Ghanaian visas below international standards – Palmdeti

The visas issued by the government of Ghana and its missions abroad lack security features that meet international standards, Head of Public Affairs at...
Golf

GIS Launch After-School Golf Development Programme

Ghana International School (GIS), in collaboration with the Achimota Golf Club (AGC), have launched an after-school Golf Development Programme, as part of the School’s...

Chronicle slammed by court

An Accra High Court has slammed the Chronicle newspaper with a hefty fine of Seventy Thousand Ghana Cedis (GhC70.000.00) in damages for publishing defamatory...

GIS Enhances Skills Of Basic School Teachers

They were taken through topics including; Strategies in Improving Class Management, Creating and Establishing a Caring and Nurturing Classroom Community, Transform Teaching Incorporating Technology,...

GIS solicits support for mental health

The 45th annual PTA sponsored walk, which attracted over 1000 participants, made up of students, parents and teachers, started at Kitase in the Akuapem...
VISA

Tourism and Hospitality Image of Ghana over Visa on arrival policy

All AU nationals affected by the policy who arrive in the country must have a passport, valid for at least three months from the...

Ghana initiates for AU members Visa on Arrival program

“All AU nationals affected by the policy who arrive in the country must have a passport, valid for at...

Ghana starts visa-on-entry strategy for AU states

A statement signed by Francis Palmdeti, head of public affairs of the GIS, said the arrangement would be piloted at the Kotoka International Airport...
elections

Foreigners must not meddle in Ghana’s electoral process

Mr Cletus Avoka, the Board Chairman of GIS, gave the warning at a durbar of immigration personnel in Sekondi when the board members paid...

Recruitment scammer grabbed selling GIS forms

The suspect was arrested at Weija, a suburb of Accra, when he attempted to defraud a lady of GH? 350.00 under the pretext of...

Ghana Immigration Service supported with motorbikes and computers

The donation, worth 80,000 cedis (some 21,000 U.S. dollars), is aimed not only at elevating capacity-building of the service but also at building a...
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Ghana immigration justifies deportation of three South Africans

According to the Service, the three were not truthful in the declaration of their mission in the West African country. Major Ahmed...

Immigration Service begins border security operations campaign

The GIS said in the face of the recent bomb attacks in Cote d’Ivoire and the Al-Qaeda attacks on some countries in West Africa...

Ghana International School?s adaptation of ?In the Heights?

The gripping story of ?In the Heights? explores the lives of young people in the immigrant community of New York City Latino neighbourhood of...

GIS Can Solve Ghana?s Waste Management Problems

Waste in the context of its management is defined from household?s refusals, non-hazardous and hazardous wastes; both liquid and solid. (GAIA, 2003). However, all...

Ghana will no longer welcome Travelers without document

Mr Mark Woyongo, Minister for Interior on Tuesday directed personnel of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) at the country?s borders to ?shut the door?...

Immigration Officer in police custody over illegal arms trade

An Assistant Control Officer of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS), Richard Atiso, has been arrested, and is being held by the Police in Kumasi,...
child trafficking

GIS embarks on a 3-yr project to curb child trafficking

The Effutu Municipal Command of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has embarked on a three-year programme to fight against child trafficking to fishing activities...
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GIS Board inaugurated

A nine-member Board for the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) was inaugurated in Accra with a call on them to team up with management to...