Traditional healers worried over licensing of unqualified persons

The Ghana National Association of Traditional Healers (GNATH) has expressed worry about the situation where unqualified people are licensed to practise traditional medicine.It said the development had made it easy for quacks to infiltrate both the practice…

First Lady fetes children

The First Lady, Mrs Lordina Mahama, yesterday joined children of the Princess Marie Louise Children’s Hospital, orphanages and educational…
• Dr Kwabena Donkor

Parliament approves Dr Kwabena Donkor as Power Minister

Parliament yesterday unanimously approved the nomination of Dr Kwabena Donkor as the Minister of the newly created Ministry of Power.
Participants in the National BCC on Cholera and Ebola Campaign held here in Accra

Reduce waste collection fee ; AMA told

Stakeholders involved in the fight against the outbreak of Ebola and cholera have at a meeting in Accra called on the Accra Metropolitan Assembly…
Staff of CHRAJ demonstrating against the director of finance at the CHRAJ headquarters

CHRAJ workers annoyed with Finance Director ; Stage protest for his removal

Workers of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) yesterday staged a sit-down strike to protest what they described as the…
• President Mahama (left) administering the oaths to the reconstituted board of the PURC

President inaugurates PURC Board

President John Dramani Mahama yesterday inaugurated a new board for the Public Utilities and Regulatory Commission ( PURC) and charged it to create…

Kasapreko campaigns against excessive alcohol intake

The Marketing Manager of Kasapreko Company Limited (KCL), Mr Clarence Amenyah, has appealed to Ghanaians to refrain from the excessive intake of…
• Mr Jerry Akwei Thompson (4th right) MCE for Ga South, switches on  the light to officially inaugurate the Gbawe Street Lights Project at Mallam in Accra. INSET: A view of the Street Lights Project.

Gbawe/Mallam community gets street lights

One hundred and thirty street lights have been installed in the Gbawe/Mallam community in the Ga South municipality near Accra.
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Children ‘save’ Christmas

With less than a week to Christmas, activities in the Central Business District of Accra are not matching up to the usual period before the…
Right Reverend Professor Emmanuel Martey- The Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana

Bad professionals must reform

The Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Right Reverend Professor Emmanuel Martey, has charged bad professionals in the various state…

TVs invade public transport

In recent times, a number of commercial vehicles have had television sets installed in them, ostensibly to entertain passengers travelling on both…
Mr Binney sitting behind his newspapers while some of his clients glance through the newspapers

The only ‘Sir’ in newspaper selling ; James Binney

Teachers at all levels of education encourage their students to aspire higher. To test whether the students have actually heeded the teachers’…
• The Chief of Staff, Mr Prosper Bani (standing), addressing the clergy. Sitting on his left is the Minister of Health, Dr Kwadwo Agyemang Mensah.

Church leaders asked to help fight Ebola

The Chief of Staff, Mr Prosper Bani, has asked church leaders in the country to support the government’s efforts by using the pulpit to educate their…

Causes of kidney failure in children

Post-renal causes of kidney failure results not from events before the kidneys or at the kidney level but after a normally working kidney has…

Masloc to supply 1,000 outboard motors to fishermen next year

The Microcredit and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) has earmarked 1,000 outboard motors for supply to fishermen next year.
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Zoomlion donates water tanker to KATH

Zoomlion Company Limited has donated a water tanker vehicle valued at $70,000 to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi.
• A view of the current state of the Atorkor sea defence project.

Atorkor Sea Defence Project completed

Phase three of the Atorkor Sea Defence Project has been handed over to the government.
• The President of WEFI, Mrs Doris Amankwa (left), presenting the exercise books to the head teacher of Duase RC Primary School, Mr Jacob Amike.

Women Empowerment Fellowship assists three institutions

Women Empowerment Fellowship International (WEFI), a non-profit organisation has presented a number of items valued at GH¢16,100.00 to resource three…
A driver going through the exercise

Campaign against drink driving launched

Guinness Ghana Breweries Ltd (GGBL) has launched a campaign as part of its plan to educate drivers on the dangers of drink driving.

Airtel Ghana excels at Institute of Public Relations Excellence Awards

The Managing Director of Airtel Ghana, Ms Lucy Quist (2nd right), with other staff members of Airtel displaying awards the company won at the…

WiLDAF holds photo exhibition on early marriages

The Women in Law and Development in Africa (WiLDAF) has held a photo exhibition in Accra to educate parents on the need to discourage early marriages.

CSOs takes on govt over fertilizer subsidy for small scale farmers

The lack of subsidy on fertiliser for small-holder farmers has been identified as one challenge threatening the country’s food security.
• The Chief Operating Officer of Zoomlion Group, Mr Mokhles Bustami, (left) showing some recycled rubber pellets to the Swiss Ambassador in Ghana, Mr Gerhard Brugger (2nd left), during his tour of the Universal Plastic Products and Recycling Limited in Accra.

Swiss Ambassador visits Jospong Group of Companies

The Swiss Ambassador in Ghana, Mr Gerhard Brugger, has visited the various subsidiaries of the Jospong Group of Companies in Accra to familiarise…
• Miss Wellington handing over the money to Mr Nartey (right).

Nine JHSs support Ghana Heart Foundation

Students of nine Junior High Schools (JHSs) from Circuit 27 of the Okaikoi South Sub Metro of the Ghana Education Service have presented cash…
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Bekwai Municipal Assembly votes GH¢1.2 million for education

The Bekwai Municipal Assembly in the Ashanti Region is spending over GH¢1.2 million on the development of education in the municipality.
Dr. Obed Yao Asamoah

Obed’s book launched

A book that gives a detailed and historical record of Ghana’s political history spanning 1950 to 2013 has been launched in Accra.
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Ghana to launch space satellite

Ghana is to launch a space satellite in the next five years near the Equator for earth observation.
Boadi showing the police how he, together with Emmanuel Aseisu, Alex and Yaw, cut through the barbed wire outside

Robber re-enacts killing of bank manager in Kumasi

One of the four persons believed to have robbed and murdered the manager of the Abrepo Branch of Ecobank at Ahenema Kokoben in Kumasi a fortnight ago…
The 28-year-old woman was sleeping with her children, her husband and her brother in a two-bedroom apartment at Mataheko when the incident happened.

Fire kills mum, baby; 3 Family members in hospital

A woman and her one-year-old baby were yesterday burnt to death in a fire outbreak at Mataheko in Accra.
Participants at the workshop. INSET: Mr Solomom Kotei (2nd left), General Secretary, ICU, giving his address at the validation workshop  at the ICU Centre in Accra.

Comply with provisions of Labour Law

A survey carried out by the Industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU) has revealed a gross abuse of workers’ rights, in spite of the Labour Law,…
Mr Akwasi Opong-Fosu (left), Minister of Environment Science, Technology and Innovations interacting with Mr Herve Delsol, (2nd right) Programme Officer of the European Union, Mr Robert Buzzard Jnr. (right), Energy Advisor of the USAID and Mr Pierre-Yves Kervennal, Deputy Head of Co-operation of the French Embassy at a climate change forum in Dodowa.

Climate change centre to be established

The Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovations is to establish a National Climate Centre (NCC) to help coordinate and monitor the…

 

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