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Scotland to devise plan to preserve 5,000-year old Neolithic village from climate change

A five-year plan is to be devised to preserve from climate change one of the richest surviving Neolithic landscapes in Western Europe, already protected...
Michael 'One Bullet' Ansah

Michael ‘One Bullet’ Ansah to defend PBC Commonwealth Lightweight title in Scotland

Ghana's Michael 'One Bullet' Ansah headlines Lee McAllister's first event of 2020 when he defends the Professional Boxing Council (PBC) Commonwealth Lightweight title against...
Buhari and Atiku (Photo Credit: Pulse)

Clinton, Scotland to witness Atiku and Buhari signing of peace accord

Former United States President Bill William Clinton will witness and present a keynote address Wednesday at the 2nd peace signing accord by the National...

Watch: World’s first minimum price for alcohol introduced in Scotland

Scotland became the first place in the world to implement a minimum price for alcohol on Tuesday. New legislation by the Scottish Parliament came into...
Global Ethical Financial Forum

Global Ethical Financial Forum will Focus on Investor Need for Green Power

Middle East Global Advisors, a leading financial intelligence platform spearheading the agenda of sustainable and inclusive finance, will convene the second edition of the...
Oil and gas

Scottish Oil & Gas mission to visit Ghana on June 19

The Scottish Oil & Gas trade mission will be visiting Ghana from the 19th -23rd of June 2017. This visit provides an opportunity for...

Scotland’s huge trade with rest of Britain leads to questions around Brexit

Figures published Wednesday revealed Scotland's trade with the rest of Britain was worth four times the value of its exports to the rest of...
Ghana Flag

Profile And Legacy of Past Presidents Since 1992

When Ghana returned to constitutional rule and adopted multi-party democracy as a preferred system of governance in 1992, Ghanaians of adult suffrage on December...

FIFA: England, Scotland, Wales & Northern Ireland Slapped With Heavy Fines

FIFA  has fined all four home nations for displaying poppies during World Cup qualifiers around Armistice Day. England and Scotland players wore armbands featuring the...

Police Scotland Endorse Hijab As Part Of Its Official Uniform

Police Scotland has announced that the hijab will become part of its official uniform as it aims to create a more diverse force....

Police approves hijab as official uniform in Scotland

The force said they hope the move will “encourage women from Muslim communities, who may previously not have seen policing as a career option,...
AFP / Justin Tallis Labour lawmaker Sadiq Khan, pictured with wife Saadiya, is tipped to beat Conservative multimillionaire environmentalist Zac Goldsmith in the race to run the British capital

Scottish National Party Wins British Local Elections

Initial results showed the Scottish National Party winning what their leader called a "historic" victory in Scotland, as it seeks a mandate to move...
Losses after tax in the first three months of the year stood at £968 million, which compared with a net loss of £459 million in the first quarter of 2015, RBS said (AFP Photo/Shaun Curry)

More loses recorded for Royal Bank of Scotland

Losses after tax in the first three months of the year stood at £968 million ($1.4 billion, 1.2 billion euros), which compared with a...

Vista Jets Charged Mahama US$77k to Fly Him Home

Investigations by source  have revealed that Vista Jet, the Private Jet which conveyed President Mahama from Scotland to Ghana charges $11,000 an hour. Yes,...

Scotland to question Mahama on gay and lesbian rights

The call has been backed by Amnesty International which states that Ghana has a weak record regarding the LGBT community. President Mahama in his visit...

Mahama Touched Down In Scotland

A statement from Flagstaff House Communications Bureau copied to the Ghana News Agency, said ahead of Thursday afternoon's meeting, President Mahama will be the...
Simon Biles

Simone Biles wins US Olympic Female Athlete of the Year

Carly Patterson, Mary Lou Reton, and Kim Zmeskal are the other women to have won the title before Simon Biles. Biles became the most decorated...
ghana education service

Why Decline Of Ghana?s Standard Of Education

The decision or choice we make today will determine the outcome of our education tomorrow. If Government, politicians and educationist want to make a...

Rwanda?s planned training trip to Scotland on hold

Rwanda national team Rwanda?s preparations for their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Ghana next month in Kigali have suffered a setback after...

Amavubi Scotland suspends planned trip

Johnny McKinstry (standing) had already travelled to Scotland in anticipation for the Amavubi trip. (File) According to a statement from FERWAFA, the reason to...
Samuel Anim

Sports ministry sympathizes with dead cyclist’s family

The Ministry of Youth and Sports (MOYS) has said it learnt with deep shock and great sorrow, the tragic death of Samuel Anim, Ghana?s...

England face Scotland while Spain and Italy are paired in World Cup draw

Spain and Italy?will battle it out with Albania, Israel, Liechtenstein and Macedonia in qualification for World Cup 2018 Spain and Italy have been drawn together...

AFCON 2017: Black Stars will play Rwanda in September?s AFCON qualifier

Ghana?s opponents for September?s 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier, Rwanda will travel to Scotland next month to prepare for their clash against the...

$750m Cocaine Haul Discovered in Scotland

British police on Thursday said they seized more than 3 tons of cocaine with a record street value of some $750m from a...

Hindus had the highest qualifications in Scotland

In Scotland, ?Hindus had the highest qualifications and were most likely to be full-time students?, according to a Scottish Government report published on March...

Stonebwoy visits Mubarak Wakaso in Scotland

Stonebwoy with Mubarak Wakaso in Scotland Ghanaian dancehall artiste Stonebwoy visited Celtic midfielder Mubarak Wakaso at his home in Scotland. The ?Pull up? hit maker who...
Eight people are reported to have been on board the Cypriot-registered Cemfjord, a cargo ship carrying cement.

Major search begins for overturned boat survivors

The upturned hull was found by a passing ferry in the Pentland Firth. Four lifeboats, two rescue helicopters and other vessels are searching for the...

Breast-i,device to detect breast cancer

A simple, portable, said to be safe and less costly, easy-to-use device that could make breast cancer detection possible is to be introduced to...

LOT Boeing 787 Makes Emergency Landing at Glasgow

A Boeing 787 Dreamliner operated by the Polish airline LOT made an emergency landing Friday at Scotland's Glasgow Airport. No injuries were reported. Airport spokesman...
Pound sterling

Investors Begin To Weigh Implications Of Vote As Sterling Slip

Pound sterling jumped and British shares climbed in London on Friday after Scotland rejected independence from the United Kingdom in a landmark referendum. But sterling...