Ms Dzifa Gomashie

25 Tourism operators in V/R honoured

Twenty-five operators of tourist facilities in the Volta Region have been honoured. Out of the number, 18 received awards in the Competitive Division and seven in the Honorary Division.

MountCrest, Nelson Mandela School of Law sign MOU

The faculties of law of the MountCrest University College (MCU) in Ghana and the Nelson R. Mandela School of Law of the University of Fort Hare (UFH)…
The Vice-President, Mr Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur (3rd left), being assisted by the MP for the area, Mrs Georgina Nkrumah Aboah (left), Odeefuo Amoakwa Buadu (2nd left) and other dignitaries to cut the anniversary cake.

Govt committed to improve education standard — Veep

The Vice-President, Mr Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur, has reiterated the government’s commitment to improve the standard of education in the country.
Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin, Okyenhene, making a remark at the IPR awards ceremony.  Picture: MARK DARKWAH.

Let’s put aside partisanship — Okyenhene

The Okyenhene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin, in a spirited tone last Friday night urged Ghanaians to put aside political partisanship and work…
Osayem Tetteh Odorkor Tuumeh exchanging greetings with President Mahama at the durbar. Looking on is Nana Korlekuor Adjado III, Queenmother of Yilo Krobo. Picture: EBOW HANSON

Govt to sanction officials indicted by A-G's 2015 Report

The government will from next year sanction people who are indicted by the Auditor General's (AG’s) Report for various acts of financial malfeasance.
The gender advocates who took part in the training

Ecowas centre holds mainstreaming training

The ECOWAS Gender Development Centre (EGDC), in collaboration with the Gender Department of the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection,…
Daasebre (Prof Emeritus) Oti Boateng

I’m fit as fiddle — Daasebre Oti Boateng

The Omanhene of New Juaben, Daasebre (Prof Emeritus) Oti Boateng, has asked all his well-wishers to disregard rumours about his state of health.
UNICEF Executive Director-  Anthony Lake

Innovation can drive change for deprived children — UNICEF

The United Nations General Assembly adopted the Convention on the Rights of the Child (commonly abbreviated as the CRC or UNCRC) in 1989 as a human…
Mr Ransford Tetteh (right), Editor, Daily Graphic, holding discussion with Mr Daniel Fennell and Ms Jean Clarke, Information Officer, US Embassy, Accra. Picture: Douglas Anane-Frimpong

US will support free media in Ghana

The Public Affairs and Public Diplomacy Section (PAPDS) of the American Embassy in Ghana has assured Ghanaians of America’s continuous support in…
Ambassador Johanna Odonkor Svanikier and President François Hollande at the Élysée Palace in Paris after their discussions

Ghana’s envoy to France presents letters of credence

The President of France, François Hollande, has commended Ghana for her progress in democratic development and steady economic growth, describing…
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Low births, deaths registration makes planning difficult

The registration of births and deaths is still low in the country, denying the country accurate information to plan for socio-economic development.
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‘Make issues of sanitation a priority’

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Energy and Natural Resources, Professor Esi Awuah, has said that Ghana is at the moment indirectly…

Accra-Tema Motorway to expand into 3 lanes

Construction works to convert the Tema-Accra motorway into a three-lane expanded highway is scheduled to begin in September 2015.
The Methodist Bishop of Tema, the Rt Rev. Thomas Brown Forson (3rd Right), dedicating the chairs donated by Mr Banful . Those with them are officials of the church

Christians asked to live by religious tenets

Christians and other religious faithful have been challenged to live by the tenets of their religions in order to do away with endemic corruption in…
The new Wa-Han-Tumu 161kv transmission project.

Wa-Han-Tumu transmission line completed

Construction of the Wa-Han-Tumu 161kv transmission line project to enhance efficiency and stability in the supply of power to the northern sector of…
Kwaw Kese arriving in court on Monday

Kwaw Kese remanded in prison custody for 2 weeks (photos)

Hiplife artiste Kwaw Kese has been remanded into prison custody for two weeks by the Kumasi Circuit Court after police charged him with unlawful use…
Rev Ing. William Hutton-Mensah — Former MD of ECG

Reinstate former MD now - ECG workers tell Prez Mahama

A section of workers of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has called on President John Mahama to immediately reinstate the former Managing…
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Govt to construct hydro dam at Sekyere-Hemang

The Government and the China International Water and Electric Corporation have signed an agreement for the construction of a 60-megawatt…

Five arrested in Bimbila for illegal possession of arms

Five persons were last Saturday arrested at Bimbila in the Northern Region for allegedly possessing firearms.
Captain Anthony Cudjoe (retd)— Chief Executive, Sekondi -Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly.

Sekondi-Takoradi assembly bans worship in classrooms

The Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolitan Directorate of the Ghana Education Service has directed churches worshipping in public basic schools in the…
Nayele Ametefeh

3 Arrested at KIA in connection with Nayele Ametefeh’s cocaine case

Three persons, including an Assistant Director of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, have been arrested in connection with the…
Mr Emmanuel Armah-Kofi Buah, Minister of Energy and Petroleum

Aboadze receives Atuabo gas today; Govt signs $6bn Sankofa gas agreement

The Aboadze Thermal Plant will today receive its first gas from the Atuabo Gas Processing Plant. The 30 million standard cubic feet (scf) of gas can…
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Indian company to invest in electricity supply

An Indian power distribution company, TATA Power, has expressed interest in investing in Ghana’s power sector to provide reliable and affordable…

Horrible: Secret video shows babysitter cruelty

 Who needs a babysitter if this is all you get?It is unclear where and when the video below was taken, it however has grim lessons for parents…
First Lady Lordina Mahama receiving the Global Leadership Award

Leadership award for First Lady Lordina Mahama

The First Lady of the Republic of Ghana, Mrs. Lordina Dramani Mahama, has been decorated with a Global Inspiration Leadership Award and inducted into…
Daasebre Kwebu Ewusi VII, Omanhene of Abeadze and President of the Central Regional House of Chiefs

Reengineering at the Electricity Company of Ghana 

Accra, Ghana- November 21, 2014: President John Dramani Mahama has appointed Robert Dwamena as Acting Managing Director of the Electricity Company of…

Cocaine woman was "familiar" - former NACOB staff reveals

A former Commander of the Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) has revealed that the Ghanaian woman, Nayele…
Mr Mohammed Ahmed Alhassan (left), presenting a certificate to one of the participants. Looking on is the Commandant of KAIPTC (2nd left), Maj. Gen. Obed Akwa.

Empower institutions to fight crime - African govts urged

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Mohammed Ahmed Alhassan, has stated the need for African governments to build the capacities of their…

‘Keep govts accountable after voting them to power’

A law lecturer and expert on constitutional law, Professor Kwesi Prempeh, has urged the electorate to not neglect the role of keeping government…

Stop deductions from our salaries — LGWU

The Local Government Workers’ Union (LGWU) has asked the Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD) to stop deducting dues from the…
Rev. Dr. Kingsley Arthur (hand stretched) of Give to Eat Mission, Ghana addressing beneficiaries of the health screening organised at Agona Nkum.­

Christian body organises medical screening for Nkum residents

Give to Eat Mission, Ghana, a Christian missionary organisation based in Berlin, Germany, has organised a six-day free health-screening exercise for…