WAEC to tighten security ahead of BECE

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) is introducing measures to tighten security ahead of the June 2015 Basic Education Certificate…

Poultry farmers demand compensation for birds infected with bird flu

The Ghana National Association of Poultry Farmers has called on the government to compensate farmers whose birds have been destroyed, as part of…
Mr Alban Bagbin (right) addressing participants in the lecture.

Bagbin kicks against commercialisation of GBC

The Majority Leader in Parliament, Mr Alban Bagbin, has kicked against the call for the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) to be commercialised.
Chief Justice Georgina Theodora Wood

Court adjourns murder case; Following bizarre behaviour by suspect

A bizarre behaviour displayed by one of the suspects in the murder of the two Americans at Akwamufie in the Eastern Region, compelled the Accra…

Catechist commits suicide

A 56-year-old Presbyterian catechist at Hwidiem in the Asutifi South District in the Brong Ahafo Region has allegedly committed suicide.

Court orders Ali-Gabass to open defence Monday

The Accra Circuit Court Friday dismissed the motion of a stay of execution filed by the defence team of Sulley Ali-Gabass, the medical doctor accused…
Emu Kwao — In police custody for allegedly strangling his girlfriend.

Man strangles girlfriend for denying him sex

A 40-year-old palm wine tapper at Samenye in the Jomoro District in the Western Region has been arrested by the police for strangling his girlfriend…
Madam Akua Donkor

Akua Donkor appears at Buhari's inauguration

The founder and leader of the Ghana Freedom Party (GFP) Madam Akua Donkor was on Friday spotted at the inauguration of the Nigeria president, General…
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3 Robbers jailed 30 years

A Circuit Court at Wa in the Upper West Region has sentenced three young men to 10 years’ imprisonment with hard labour each for robbery.
Nana Akufo-Addo

Read the full speech of Nana Addo's address on current happenings in NPP

Read all that Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, falgbearer of the New Patriotic Party had to say about current happenings in the party and on the death of…
Kabral Blay-Amihere, Chairman of National Media Commission

NMC calls on media houses to equip their regional offices

The Chairman of the National Media Commission (NMC), Mr Kabral Blay-Amihere, has called on the board and management of state-owned media houses to…
College of Health Sciences, KNUST

KNUST College of Health Sciences inaugurates career development centre

The College of Health Sciences of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) has inaugurated a career development facility to…
Nana Kwaku Ofori Atta, the Abusuapanin who allegedly destooled the paramount queenmother of Akyem Kotoku Traditional Area.

Tension mounts in Akyem Oda following purported destoolment of Queenmother

There is tension mounting in Akyem Oda in the Eastern Region over the alleged destoolment of the paramount queenmother of the Akyem Kotoku…

Man arrested with machine gun in Kumasi

A former employee of the Community Policing Unit (CPU), Kwabena Kwarteng, alias Mataata, has been arrested for possessing a submachine gun with 21…
Mrs. Lordina Mahama - First Lady of Ghana

Awards have inspired us to work harder — First Lady

The First Lady, Mrs Lordina Mahama, has said the honours and awards bestowed on her will motivate and inspire her to work harder to improve the lives…
• Firemen conducting a simulation exercise on the Societe Generale Ghana building in Accra. Picture: SAMUEL TEI ADANO

High-rise buildings expose firefighting weaknesses

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) was on Thursday exposed to the challenges in dealing with fire on high-rise buildings during a simulation…
President Mahama paying his last respect to the late Madam Theodosia Okoh at the forecourt of the State House in Accra

Theodosia Okoh goes home

In a massive defiance of a morning downpour in Accra, hundreds of people including President John Dramani Mahama and his Vice, Kwesi Bekoe…
Mr Ken Ofori Atta

I personally contracted loan for 2012 NPP campaign — Ofori-Atta

The Chairman of the 2012 Presidential Campaign Finance Team of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Ken Ofori Atta, has stated that he is personally…
Patrick Halamgbala and Kwesi Emmanuel.

Two arrested for faking road-worthy certificate

Two men believed to be behind the printing and supply of fake Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) road worthy certificates have been…

Danish govt hands over security printing equipment to ICPS

The Danish government has handed over a $3.5-million card and security printing equipment to Intelligent Card Production Systems (ICPS),…

ADB workers call off strike

Workers of Agricultural Development Bank (adb) have called off their day old sit down strike which began on Thursday.
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Police to intensify efforts at combating crime

The Kpeshie Divisional Police Command has indicated that even though crime rates in the division have reduced, there is still the need to intensify…
• Mr Kabral Blay- Amihere (2nd right), Chairman, National Media Commission together with board members of the state owned media houses in a group photograph. Picture: SAMUEL TEI ADANO

Media Commission asked to review tenure of boards

Chairmen of the various boards of the state-owned media have appealed to the National Media Commission (NMC) to consider reviewing the tenure of…
NCCE logo

NCCE marks Annual Citizenship Week

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has marked its Annual Citizenship Week, with a call on young Ghanaians to be responsible citizens…

Robber shoots colleague’s neck

An alleged armed robber nearly killed his accomplice when a gunshot from him missed his victim and rather hit his colleague on the neck at Akrodie…
An ATM transaction should be done by only the owner of the card.

Fraudsters hang around ATMs

A trend of fraud by conmen targeting unsuspecting users of Automated Teller Machines (ATM), has started to emerge in Accra and other urban areas.

Asantehene, Kufuor in Vatican

The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has arrived in the Vatican City for an audience with His Holiness Pope Francis. The meeting takes place today.
• Morten Gade (middle) hands over a cement allocation chit to a beneficiary. Looking on is Dr George Dawson-Ahmoah (left)

GHACEM supports institutions in southern Ghana

Cement manufacturer, GHACEM Ltd, has donated 21,000 bags of cement to selected health and educational institutions in deprived communities in the…
Otumfuo Osei Tutu II (seated) with (from left) Dr. Elijah Yaw Danso – Local Newmont consultant, Mr Kwame Saarah-Mensah- Board Chair, NADeF, Paul Sowley – Interim Vice President, S&ER, Newmont Ghana, Mr Agbeko Azumah  - Communications and Ext Relations Manager, Newmont Ahafo, and Dr Rene Kim, Founder and partner of Steward Redqueen.

Take advantage of Newmont’s presence; Asantehene tells B. Ahafo

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, has urged the Brong Ahafo Region to take advantage of the presence of Newmont Ghana’s Ahafo Mine to ensure that…
• Former President John Agyekum Kufuor

Kufuor calls for calm in NPP

Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has expressed his sadness and deep worry over happenings in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) following the death of…

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