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944 People killed in accidents this year

A total of 944 people were killed in vehicle crashes between January and June this year. Statistics from the Ministry of Roads and Transport…
Prof. P.L.O. Lumumba

We are co-authors of our misfortune - Prof. Lumumba tells Africans

A Kenyan law lecturer, Professor Patrick Loch Otieno Lumumba, has challenged Africans to embrace who they are in order to achieve economic growth and…
Ekow Micah

Ekow Micah admitted to smoking wee - Prosecutor

A prosecution witness testifying in the case involving Ekow Micah, a musician, Thursday told the Accra Circuit Court that the accused had told the…
• The Speaker of Parliament, Mr Edward Doe Adjaho, signing the book of condolence at the residence of the late Jones Kugblenu, the Director of Public Affairs of Parliament.

Death of Kugblenu big loss to nation — Speaker

The Speaker of Parliament, Mr Edward Doe Adjaho, yesterday eulogised the late Director of Public Affairs of Parliament, Mr Jones Kugblenu, describing…

Together, we can salvage ailing economy — TUC

The Deputy Secretary General of the Trades Union Congress (TUC), Dr Yaw Baah, has observed that even though the country is currently undergoing some…

Let truth guide your actions — Methodist Minister

A superintendent minister of The Methodist Church Ghana, Very Rev. E. A. N. Archer, has called on Ghanaians, especially political actors, to let the…

­Communities call on mining company to fulfil social contract

Seventeen communities in the catchment area of the Owere Mines Limited in Konongo in the Ashanti Region have called on the company to endeavour to…
• Dr Eric Oduro Osae

Declare September 1 as public holiday

The Dean of Students for the Institute of Local Government Studies, Dr Eric Oduro Osae, has called on the government to declare September 1, 2015,…
Ms Patience Damptey, An Environmental and Gender Consultant.

Ghana gets $8 million to fight climate change effects

The Adaptation Fund Board (AFB) has approved $ 8 million for Ghana to support the government to protect the climate and reduce the effect of climate…

MOH develops plan to ensure effective medicine, logistics distribution

The Ministry of Health has developed a five-year Supply Chain Master Plan to address the current systemic defects in the supply of medicines and…
Mrs Mawusi Nudekor Awity (left), Founder and Executive Director, Network of Women in Growth (NEWIG) Ghana, interacting with Nana Konadu Agyemang-Rawlings (right), Former First Lady, Ghana.

11 Honoured for helping to empower African women

Eleven distinguished Ghanaians including seven women have been awarded for their contributions towards the empowerment of African women.
The restaurant that is ‘sitting’ on the drain.

Restaurant still ‘sits’ on drain at Adabraka

One month after the expiration of the deadline for the demolition of an extension of a restaurant in Adabraka which is sitting on a drain, nothing…
Mr Ayariga (left) and Mr Jacob Nkunu, Waste Water Treatment  Plant Manager in discussion at the plant while others look on

Environment Minister visits Accra Compost & Recycling Plant

The Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Mr Mahama Ayariga, has advocated increased private participation in waste management…
•Former President John Agyekum Kufuor addressing the Ideal Finance 5th anniversary symposium in Accra. Picture: SAMUEL TEI ADANO

Strengthen export sector to save cedi from depreciation - Former Prez Kufuor tells govt

Former President John Kufuor has called for a strong national policy that will support increased investments in the export sector to help migrate the…

ECOWAS to use brown card by january 1, 2016

The General Secretary of the Ghana Bureau of Ecowas Brown Card Insurance Scheme, Mr Gabriel Glover, has said the deadline for all Ecowas member…
• Vice-President Amissah- Arthur (middle) with some NEC members of the fellowship after the opening session. Among them is Mr George Prah (left), the National President. Picture: EBOW HANSON

Make your expertise available to nation - Veep tells FGBMFI

VIice-President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has asked members of the Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship International (FGBMFI) to put their expertise and…

Group advocates amendment of law on corruption

The Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition (GACC) has initiated a programme to increase advocacy by civil society to amend the country’s laws on corruption…
• The vessel, MV Lady Faith in the breakwaters at the Tema Fishing Harbour. Picture: DELLA RUSSEL OCLOO

GPHA to sink abandoned fishing vessel

A fishing vessel which has been abandoned at the Tema Fishing Harbour is posing a security threat to operations at the port. The vessel, the MV Lady…

GHA awards contract to stop rocks falling from Akuapem Ridge

The Ghana Highway Authority (GHA) has awarded a contract to CST Limited, a local company for repair works to stop rocks from falling onto the…

Kwabenya Customary Land Secretariat inaugurated

A Customary Land Secretariat (CSL) has been inaugurated to improve land management and administration in Ashongman, Kwabenya, Agbogba, Haatso, Dome,…
Dr Francis Aboagye-Okyere (standing), Board Chairman of Sefwi-man Rural Bank, speaking at the annual general meeting

Sefwiman Rural Bank supports agric development

The Sefwiman Rural Bank in the Western Region has voted GH¢1.7 million to support the development of the agricultural sector in its operational area…

Ahantaman SHS wins leadership award for girls

Ahantaman Girls Senior High School (SHS) has been adjudged champions of the Osei-Kusi Foundation’s (OKF) maiden edition of Leadership Award Scheme…

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