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Tema Port

Tema port expansion project to yield massive employment-Titus-Glover

Ghana government expects a great impact from the expansion work at the country’s eastern port of Tema, Deputy Minister for Transport, Daniel Nii Kwartei...
food aid

UN Agencies Pledge to Fighting Africa’s Food Insecurity Issues

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and three Rome-based UN agencies have reiterated their commitment to strengthening collaboration in fighting food insecurity...
Sierra Leone

Gambian delegation returns from solidarity visit in Sierra Leone

The Gambian delegation led by the Minister of Information and Communication Infrastructure Demba Ali Jawo has returned from a visit to Sierra Leone to...
Digital economy

Broadcasting leaders to gather in Namibia for Africa and digitalization conference

Namibia will host the 5th Africa and Digitization Conference and the 25th Anniversary of the Southern Africa Broadcasting Association (SABA), later this month, a...
growth

SMEs key to Kenya’s economic growth

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are key to the future growth of Kenya's economy, a pan-African organization said on Tuesday. SMEs account for 80 percent...

Akosombo FC Held Right to Dream on a 2-1 Goal

Akosombo FC defeated Right to Dream 2-1 in a zone one match of the Eastern Regional Division League, played at the Akosombo Sports Stadium. Other...
scholarship

Scholarship Secretariat Dispel Rumors About Free SHS Policy

The Free Senior High School (SHS) policy, which will take off next week, does not replace the Northern Scholarship enjoyed by SHS students in...
malaria

mRDTs found to have negative consequences

A study has found that Malaria rapid diagnostic tests (mRDTs) introduced to improve the use of antimalarials may have unintended negative consequences, such as...
airline

TAP picks marketing campaign of the year award

TAP Portugal, the Lisbon-Based Airline has won the ‘Marketing Campaign of the Year Award’ at the just-ended Ghana National Aviation Awards held in Accra. The...

Airtel Business Wins Telecom Business of the Year Award

Airtel Business, a sub brand of Airtel Ghana, has been adjudged the Telecom Business of the Year at the Ghana ICT & Telecom Awards...
Incubator Installation

Kokrokoo Foundation Supports CCTH with a US$10,000 Incubator

Kokrokoo Charities Foundation has installed its 10th incubator at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital (CCTH) to help save the lives of premature babies. Preterm death...
LEBANES AMBASSADOR IN GHANA PRESENT SCHOLASHIP FOR GIJ STUDENTS

20 GIJ Students Receive Scholarships from Ghana Lebanese Community

The Lebanese Community in Ghana, under the leadership of Mr Ali H. Halabi, the Lebanese Ambassador, on Tuesday awarded scholarship to 20 Journalism students...
African Court President, Justice Sylvain Ore

3rd Africa Judicial Dialogue to be Held in Côte d’Ivoire

Côte d’Ivoire is to host the Third Africa Judicial Dialogue from November 8 to 10, in Abidjan which is on the general theme: “Improving...
Mr Debrah, Local Government Minister wearing the white smock presented to him in a hand shake with the Regent of Dagbon, Kampakuya-Naa Abdulai Yakubu Andani

‘Government committed to solving Dagbon chieftaincy crisis’

The Northern Regional Security Council (REGSEC), in collaboration with the Ministry of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, is to launch a programme to generate a...
Syrian soldiers wait in front of buses parked to collect civilians who were evacuated from the rebel-held town of Muadamiyeh, in rural Damascus, capital of Syria, on Sept. 2, 2016. Nearly 300 civilians, who were originally from the town of Daraya for refuge, were evacuated from Muadamiyeh to government-controlled shelters in southern Damascus. (Xinhua file photo/Ammar)

Syria rocked in Lethal bombing after world leaders’ failure to reach truce

The first bombing happened in the central city of Homs at 7.14 a.m. local time (0414 GMT), when a booby-trapped car was detonated after...
Nigerian police

Nigerian police conduct search for kidnappers

State police spokesperson Nnamdi Omoni told Xinhua in the southern city of Port Harcourt that the police had mobilized their anti-kidnap unit and other...

Tanzania may face droughty year-end

Agnes Kijazi, director general of Tanzania's Meteorological Agency (TMA), advised farmers, livestock keepers, wildlife conservation authorities, hydrological and health sectors to follow experts' advice. ...
An employee works on electric pylons at a power station in Greater Noida on the outskirts of New Delhi June 8, 2012. REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma/Files

Chinese firms take interest in Ghana’s energy sector

Ghana's growing power sector demand has generated lots of interest in some global power sector players, including Chinese power companies. This was...
Agriculture

African countries build up efforts to elevate agriculture

Kenya on Monday kicked off the 6th African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) to chart new path to transform the continent's agricultural sector and enhance...
from left to right Mr Kofi Portuphy, NDC, National Chairman, for President Rawlings, Mr Lee Ocran and Alhaji Abdullah, NDC National Treasurer at the extreme right in the picture.

Cadres urged to make a difference in NDC

He has therefore tasked cadres to work and occupy positions in their constituencies, regions and also at the national level to guard and protect...
Court

Mason in trouble for defiling step daughter

The court is yet to take the plea of Isaac Tetteh who is being held for defilement. ...
Ghana Investment Tour Logo

UK-Ghana Chamber of Commerce plans on investment tour

A statement issued by Mr Tony Burkson, the Chief Executive Officer of the UK-Ghana Chamber of Commerce, and copied to the Ghana News Agency...
golf

100 amateur golfers end one day championship

Mensah, who played Back 39 and Front 38 with a Handicap of seven, will now be playing to a new Handicap of six. ...
Osei Agyeman Kotoko

Kotoko’s Osei Agyemang Nurses Big Dreams

Agyemang, 22 joined the Porcupine Warriors together with three other players from Berekum Chelsea prior to the start of 2015/16 season on a three...
Electoral Commission

EC begins voter engagement tv program

A statement issued by Mr Eric Kofi Dzakpasu, the Head of Communication of the EC and copied to the Ghana News Agency, said the...

Mason gets bail over delay in trial

He was granted bail of GH₵ 40,000.00 with two sureties. He is also expected to report the police CID every Friday. ...
ABL Pix

ABL whip up support for Ghanaian farmers

ABL also gave out 220 assorted cases of its products valued at GH₵ 6,440. Additionally, three communities in the Volta, Upper East and Western...

Customs Division in an Edgy State

This follows the refusal of Management to comply with a Supreme Court judgment in February 2009 that the Officers of the Division cannot unionize. ...
A Sukhoi Su-24 fighter jet lands at the Hmeymim air base near Latakia, Syria, in this handout photo

Syria cease-fire: U.S. and Russia says new deal cannot hold for long

Obama, speaking Sunday at the G20 summit in China, said he does not think any new deal would last long enough for a political...
Peace councils

Western and Central Peace councils demands for logistics

The chairmen of the two regional councils said the lack of vehicles and logistics mostly hindered their work, said at a training programme. “For example,...

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