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Atiwa Forest

Ghana-China Deal: Where Atiwa Mountain Stands

My first ever formal Geography lessons in school started in 1960 at Abuakwa State College (ABUSCO), Kibi. I was in secondary Form One and...
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov addresses his annual press conference in Moscow, capital of Russia, on Jan. 26, 2016. Russia intends to build relationships with western countries on the basis of equality and mutual benefit, and it will no longer yield to external pressure, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Tuesday. (Xinhua/Dai Tianfang)

Russian FM to asses the situation in Libya and Syria with Algeria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is set to pay a two-day visit to Algeria on Wednesday at the invitation of his Algerian counterpart Abdelkader...
Antonio Guterres

UN Chief Picks Envoy for the Great Lakes Region

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced Tuesday the appointment of Huang Xia of China as his special envoy for the Great Lakes Region. Xia succeeds Said...
fish

Namibia aims to increase fish handling capacity

Namibia has unveiled plans to establish itself as a key fisheries and processing hub in south Atlantic Ocean, increasing the volume of fish handled,...
Planting trees

PFJ Volta takes delivery of 237 motorbikes

The Volta Regional office of the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) programme has taken delivery of 237 motorbikes to be distributed to all...
Akufo-Addo

Obuasi Mine Redevelopment Project Launched by Ghana’s President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has launched the Obuasi Mine Redevelopment Project amid ecstatic scenes and the expression of joy by the people in...
Sport NSA Kotoko

NSA Happy Over Kotoko’s Progress in Confederations Cup

The National Sports Authority (NSA), has congratulated Kumasi Asante Kotoko, for beating Coton Sports of Cameroon, to reach the group stages in their African...
Ahmed Hussein Suale

Editors Forum Charges Ghana Police to Finds Hussein’s Assassins

The Editor’s Forum Ghana, condemning the gruesome murders of Investigative Journalist Hussein Ahmed-Suale and Mrs Josephine Asante, the Marketing and Corporate Affairs Manager of...
drugs

Phoney Pharmaceuticals One of Africa Hindrance to Development

A new policy brief titled “The Rise of Counterfeit Pharmaceuticals in Africa”, has been launched in Accra with a focus on its implications for...
MTN

Ghanaian Artiste Can Now Talk Business on MTNs Business Platform

MTN Ghana has made available new trends in technology to enable the creative industry take advantage of the current alternative sources of music creativity...
Cuba Delegation

Over 3,000 Ghanaians Undergo Training in Varied fields in Cuba

More than 3, 000 Ghanaians have so far received training in various fields, especially Education and Medicine, in Cuba, as part of the healthy...
Albert Essien

A New Chairman and Managing Director for Ghana Amalgamated Trust Appointed

Ghana Amalgamated Trust (GAT) has appointed Mr Albert Essien and Mr Eric Nana Otoo as Board Chairman and Managing Director (MD) respectively. The other Board...
WASH Budget

Government advised to devote more funds to sanitation and water

The Coalition of NGOs in Water and Sanitation (CONIWAS) has called on the government to increase budgetary allocation towards Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)...
SMEs at 2nd SME Excellence Awards

More Investment Needed in Africa to Boost SMEs

Invest in Africa (IIA) will reward 10 Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs) who have excelled in various aspects of their businesses during the 2nd...
NBSSI Awards

NBSSI Women Pitch Competition Winners Awarded

Ms Kosi Antwiwaa Yankey, the Executive Director of the National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI), has called on small businesses to focus on...
Ghana Cocoa Board

Committee ready to submit its findings over missing letters

An Accra High Court has directed the Committee set up to investigate some letters and documents allegedly missing in the case of Dr Stephen...
Webster University

Webster University Now Offers Weekend MBA Program

Webster University-Ghana has introduced a Weekend MBA program at Webster University campus in East Legon, as part of its efforts to make university education...
acintad women

We Need More Women in International Trade – ACINTaD

The Africa Centre for International Trade and Development (ACINTaD) has called for increased participation of women in the international trade to contribute to national...
Manual SMCs

School Management Committees Manual Under Preparation

A project has begun to document best practices and experiences of School Management Committees (SMCs) to help guide others for improved education delivery in...
Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan

Atuguba and Dotse find themselves in the good books of Afari-Gyan

Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, a former Electoral Commissioner, has lauded two judges for making recommendations to the Electoral Commission (EC) towards improving the electoral process...
Kuntunse Satellite

International Workshop on Dish Conversion Opened in Ghana

The Ghana Space Science Technology Institute (GSSTI), of the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC), opened an international Dish Conversion workshop on the mobilisation of...
south-sudan-bans-skin-bleaching-products

FDA Cautions Public Against Buying Cosmetics with Mercury Hydroquinone

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), as part of its routine market surveillance, is investigating the possible adulteration of mercury, hydroquinone and steroids in...
Judiciary Swearing-in

Northern Region: Commissioners for Oath Sworn in by Judicial Service

The Judicial Service has sworn in trainees, who have met the necessary requirements of the National Identification Authority(NIA), to serve as commissioners for oath...
road projects

Sinohydro project will construct 442km roads beginning this March

A total of 442 kilometers of roads will be constructed under the first phase of the two billion Sinohydro Agreement between government of Ghana...
clean Ankobra River

River Ankobra Begins Its Restoration Journey

The one time "lifeless" Ankobra River in the Ellembelle District of the Western Region is regaining its life with the continuous flow of clear...
Rebecca Akufo-Addo

Mrs Rebecca Addo Donates to Three Needy Institutions

First Lady Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo on Tuesday presented assorted items to three needy institutions to help support their operations in providing care to the...
football

Ghana’s Grassroots Football Needs to be Prioritised

Mr. Amidu Camarat, the President of Asokwa Deportivo FC, a Kumasi based Division One Club, has called on the Normalisation Committee (NC) of...
Sports Awards Anas

AIPS Sports Media Awards Honoured Aremeyaw Anas

Ghana ace investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, has been honoured by the International Sports Press Association (AIPS) at the first ever AIPS Sports Media...
Kotoko logo

Management Confirms Kwame Bonsu’s Registration with Kotoko

The Management of Asante Kotoko S/C, has said their midfield dynamo, Kwame Bonsu, was properly registered by the club and is eligible to feature...
jail bars

Australian PM Entreat Indonesian Leader Hold Terrorists in Jail

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called on Indonesian President Joko Widodo to overturn the decision to pardon convicted terrorist Abu Bakar Bashir. Widodo announced...