Nayele Ametefeh

NACOB Board dissolved 

Accra, Ghana- November 22, 2014: President John Dramani Mahama has dissolved the Governing Board of the Narcotics Control Board. 
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…
President John Mahama

President sets up new Ministry of Power

Accra, Ghana- November 22, 2014: President John Dramani Mahama has nominated Dr. Kwabena Donkor, MP for Pru East and Chairman of the Parliamentary…

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…
A child sitting on a refuse dump while her mother and others collect onions.

Onions on bare ground for sale

Traders in and around the Onion Market at the Agbogbloshie Market have expressed their displeasure over the inability of the Accra Metropolitan…
 Mr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuye (left), the Chief Executive Officer of the AMA, welcoming Sheikh Osman Nuhu Sharubutu, the Chief Imam, when he paid a courtesy call on him in Accra.

Chief Imam commends Vanderpuye for new role

The National Chief Imam, Sheikh Usman Nuhu Sharubutu, has commended the Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of Accra, Mr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuye, for…
Mr Julius Debrah (right), Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, briefing the media after a closed door meeting with Otumfuo Osei Tutu II. Those with him include Mr Kojo Bonsu (left), the Metropolitan Chief Executive of Kumasi.

National Sanitation Day to be sustained

The next National Sanitation Day, which comes off on December 6, will be held in honour of Alhaji Aliu Mahama,the Vice President to President John…
Professor Kwesi Prempeh (2nd right), a law expert, addressing a forum on Ghana's constitutional Reforms in Accra. Those with him are Nana Yaa Ofori-Atta (right), the founder of the Heritage Project; Lawyer Kwame Boafo  Akuffo (extreme left), a private legal practitioner and Samson Lardy Anyenini, an Attorney at Law and the host of News File

It’s wrong for Prez to set up CRC — Speakers

Speakers at a public forum on the “dangers of the approach to Ghana’s constitutional reforms” have expressed varied concerns about the reform process.

Military High Command investigates assault on Wa students

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) are to investigate the alleged assault by soldiers on some students of the Wa Islamic Senior High School who were…
Mr Kofi Asamoah — TUC boss

TUC rejects IMF policies

The Ghana Trades Union Congress (TUC) has stated that Ghana does not need the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to successfully implement policies…
Mr Seth Adjei Baah — President, Chamber of Commerce

AGI, Chamber of Commerce lauds government

Two players in industry — the Ghana Chamber of Commerce (GCC) and the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) — have lauded the government’s decision…
Mr Robert Dwamena — the new ECG boss

Don’t vandalise sub-stations - ECG appeals to angry consumers

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has appealed to Ghanaians not to vandalise the company’s installations or molest its staff in their…
Bishop Daniel Bonegas

It’s a blessing to help the poor — Bishop Bonegas

The founder and leader of the Great Fire Pentecostal International Ministry, Bishop Daniel Bonegas, has observed that it is a blessing to help the…

Youth attend entrepreneurship seminar at Breman Asikuma

A one-day youth entrepreneurship seminar on the theme “Youth Empowerment Through Entrepreneurship” has been held at Breman Asikuma in the Central…
Beaded bracelet

Skills training necessary for women empowerment

For Ms Ruth-Maria Assandoh, building tomorrow’s leaders starts with skills training. She said skills training especially for women and the youth, was…
Mr Daniel Kofi Sokpor

Don’t advance personal interests - Judgement Debt Commission urges media

The Judgment Debt Commission has advised the media to ensure that they did not use the commission as a conduit to advance personal interests.
The front view of the facility.

Old students build infirmary for Kumasi High School

The old students association of the Kumasi High School (KUHIS) has handed over a 20-bed capacity infirmary to the staff and management of the school…
Alfred-Okoe-Vanderpuije

Inculcate reading habit in children – AMA boss

The Accra Metropolitan Chief Executive, Mr Alfred Oko Vanderpuije, has appealed to parents and teachers to help inculcate the habit of reading in…

Ambulance services improve health care in Piina

The people of Piina in the Laambussie Karni District in the Upper West Region have not recorded any deaths related to childbirth since June 2013.
Some students of Abeka Motorway 1&2 JHS displaying placards to mark the World Toilet Day .

Drastic measures needed to enforce sanitation laws - says Debrah

The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Julius Debrah, has said drastic measures are needed to stop the abuse of national and…
Dr Kwabena Donkor, nominated as Minister of Power

President sets up new Ministry for power

President John Dramani Mahama has appointed Dr Kwabena Donkor, Member of Parliament for Pru East in the Brong Ahafo Region as minister of a…
Akrasi Sarpong

President dissolves NACOB board

President John Dramani Mahama has dissolved the governing board of the Narcotics Control Board (NACOB).
Dr Kwasi Aning

'Heads must roll at NACOB over cocaine scandal'

A Security Researcher, Dr kwesi Aning, has urged NACOB to immediately clarify whether it truly collaborated with the UK officials in the arrest of Ms…
Mr Joseph Obeng-Poku (left) Director of Policy, MLGRD in a chat with Mrs Getrude Ananse-Baiden (right), Country Manager, PCD, after the programme in Accra

School Feeding Programme wants grant increased

The Ghana School Feeding Programme (GSFP) has requested the Ministry of Finance to increase the feeding grant allocated to children under the…
Mr William Hanna —  The Head of the EU Delegation

EU to support Ghana’s development efforts

The European Union (EU) has pledged its commitment to support Ghana in the form of aid and other social services to ensure the country’s sustained…
Mr Edward Atto Sarpong

Give radio frequencies on merit :Sarpong

A Deputy Minister of Communications, Mr Edward Atto Sarpong, has stated that the issuance of frequency modulation to individuals and institutions…
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Farmers state position on Plants Breeders’ Bill

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana has stated that it fully supports the application of science and technology in the agricultural sector.