Dr Diallo (left) showing research work on Accra’s challenges to the Vice-President. Looking on is Mr Vanderpuije.

Accra to host World Summit of Mayors

Accra has been chosen to host the fourth edition of the World Summit of Mayors scheduled to take place from June 1 to 3, 2015.

ECG to replace post-paid meters in Nsawam

All post-paid electricity meters in the Nsawam area are to be replaced with pre-paid meters.
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Only 13 fire hydrants functional in Koforidua; 38 Are ‘dead’

Eighteen of the 38 fire hydrants in Koforidua have been buried by some contractors who undertook road projects in the municipality some years ago.
Dr Ato Arthur (right), Dr Armah-Arloo (left), Mrs Ekow Kumah (4th right), Senior Technical Officer- Laboratory  and other members of staff of Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital inspecting the freezer.

KEEA MP supports Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital

The Member of Parliament for Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abrem, Dr Stephen Nana Ato Arthur, has donated a freezer to the Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital in the…
Mrs Georgina Theodora Wood (left) and Mr Austin Gamey (right) chatting after the opening ceremony. Picture by EMMANUEL QUAYE .

Appropriate Dispute Resolution system to have fund

Ghana’s Appropriate Dispute Resolution (ADR) system may soon clear its funding challenges with plans to establish an ADR Fund.

Tell the continent’s story; President urges Africans

President John Dramani Mahama has encouraged Africans to take advantage of modern technology to better tell the story of the continent.

Three in jail for defrauding TOR

The three persons, who were convicted and fined GHC30,000 each for stealing GH¢623,030 belonging to the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR), are in jail because…
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It’s dark spot on our democrary — NCCE, GBA

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) and the Ghana Bar Association have waded into the acid attack on the Upper East Regional Chairman…
Mr Ebo Barton-Odro — First Deputy Speaker of Parliament

Contentious clauses removed from bill

The First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Ebo Barton-Odro, last Thursday ordered the winnowing of the Conduct of Public Officers' Bill, 2013 to…
Adams Mahama

NPP stalwarts descend on Bolga to mourn with family of regional chairman

Party stalwarts of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) will today descend on Bolgatanga to participate in the burial of the late Upper East Regional…
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Phone thief hauled before court

A 32-year-old trader has appeared before the Amasaman District Court B for unlawful entry and stealing.

Ghana to score universal access of electricity by 2020

Government is positioning itself to ensure a national access and penetration of electricity by 2020.

ADB drags Unicof to labour commission

The management of the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) has dragged the Union of Industry, Commerce and Finance Workers (UNICOF) to the National…
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Land dealer assaults 3 women

A 27-year-old unemployed man has been remanded in police custody for assault and causing unlawful damage.
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Upper West Fire Service sensitises public to fire safety

The Upper West Regional Commander of the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS), Assistant Chief Fire Officer (ACFO) Augustine Tony Gomez, has observed…
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Remove unauthorised speed ramps— Volta Regional Minister

The Volta Regional Minister, Ms Helen Adjoa Ntoso, has spoken against the increasing spate of unauthorised speed ramps on highways in the region and…
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Vice-President receives Microsoft delegation

Vice president Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has asked Microsoft Corporation to support the government in the provision of employable skills to women and the…

Police Hospital shuts down OPD, Emergency Ward

The Out Patients Department (OPD) and the Accident and Emergency Ward of the Police Hospital will be temporarily closed to the public from Friday,…
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Scholarship for best female lawyers

The Faculty of Law of the University of Milan in Italy is to offer two young and brilliant Ghanaian female lawyers sponsorship to undertake an…
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KNUST final year student dies in accident

A final-year Environmental Science student of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) last Sunday dawn met his untimely death…
• A section of the cured lepers

President Mahama donates food items to lepers village

President John Dramani Mahama has presented a variety of food items to inmates of the Schoonhven Cured Leper’s Village in Ho.

5 Doctors sue Movenpick for violating their rights

Five female medical doctors have dragged the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel Limited and its General Manager to the Human Rights Court for discrimination.
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AGI Cautions govt on collapse of businesses

­The Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) has cautioned the government against the collapse of businesses following the nine per cent increment in…

Use donor funds judiciously

A deputy Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Mr John Alexander Ackon, has admonished non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to use…
Mr Derrick Annan (left) General Secretary of JUSAG exchanging pleasantries with Haruna Iddrisu (right) Minister of Employment and Labour Relations after the press conference.

Judicial Service workers call off strike

The members of the Judicial Service Staff Association of Ghana (JUSSAG) have decided to resume work today, bringing an end to the indefinite strike…
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Adentan Magistrate Court inaugurated

A new Magistrate Court in the Adentan Municipality in Accra has been inaugurated.

Fraudster arrested at wedding ceremony

The Odorkor Police have arrested a woman suspected to be the leader of a fraud syndicate operating in Accra.
• A safety officer at the VRA, in charge of the retrofitting of the Kpong hydroelectric dam, Mr James Sowah, speaking to the journalists and AFD officails

Retrofitting of Kpong Power plant to be completed in January 2016

Work on the retrofitting of four turbines of the Kpong power plant is scheduled to be completed by January 2016.
• The delegation from the  Rural Urban Partnership for Africa (RUPFA)  being conducted round the Dam

Illegal activities by communities pollute Weija Dam

The Weija Dam, which supplies potable water to more than three million people, will soon be forced to produce below its required capacity unless…
Power restored at Volta Star Textiles

Volta star textiles reopens following restoration of electricity supply

The Volta Star Textiles Limited (VSTL) at Juapong in the Volta Region has resumed poduction following reconnection of electricity to the factory.
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