President Mahama holds bilateral talks with Cape Verde President Jorge Carlos Fonseca

President John Dramani Mahama Thursday held bilateral talks with his Cape Verde counterpart, President Jorge Carlos Fonseca in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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President makes changes at Ghana Revenue Authority

President John Dramani Mahama has made changes in the leadership of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA).

KKD served with bill of indictment (photos)

The state on Thursday served the celebrity broadcaster, Kwasi Kyei Darkwah, well known as KKD, with a bill of indictment for his alleged raping of a…
A group picture of participants at the round table discussion on mercury use in Ghana

'Enforce laws on use of mercury for mining’

The Director of Environment at the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Mr Fredua Agyeman, has called for the enforcement of…

Ex-convict jailed 40 years for stealing GH₵ 120, other items

A Tarkwa Circuit Court on Tuesday sentenced Bismark Owusu, a 24 year-old illegal miner to 40 years imprisonment in hard labour for robbing a taxi…

Mahama in Addis Ababa for AU Summit

President John Dramani Mahama has arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for the 24th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of…
Seized generators and accessories on display

15 Vessels impounded for engaging in illegal fishing

Fifteen inshore vessels used by fishermen to allegedly engage in illegal fishing have been impounded in Tema.
• Ahmed Haruna (left) and Akoto Castro (right) with the consignment. INSET: Angelina Boakye

Police nab 3 for possessing 481 slabs of ‘wee’

Two men, one a former student of Accra Polytechnic, who attempted to outwit the police by transporting substances suspected to be Indian hemp in a…
• Some victims rushing to move a container during the demolition exercise.

Houses, structures demolished to make way for road construction (video)

More than 200 houses and structures along the Teshie Nungua-Manet Road that joins the Spintex Road in Accra were pulled down yesterday to pave the…
• Mr Kojo Bonsu (middle) leading an entourage after inspecting the six-unit classroom at the Weweso M/A JHS in Kumasi. Directly behind him is the headmistress of Waweso M/A JHS, Ms Margaret Bertha Mmieh.

Kumasi chief executive inspects projects

The Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA), Mr Kojo Bonsu, last Monday embarked on an inspection of…
• The Chief Executive Officer of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, Dr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije (right) , the Metro Director of Education, Mrs Angela Tena Mensah (middle ) and the MP for the Ablekuma North Constituency, Mr Justice Joe Appiah, cutting the sod for the start of the construction of the school block.

AMA builds second millennium city school

The Metropolitan Chief Executive(MCE) of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, Mr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije, has cut the sod to signify commencement of work…
• One of the community senior high school buildings under construction.

Work on 73 govt-promised SHSs 60% complete

Work on 73 community senior high schools (SHSs) out of the 200 promised by the government is progressing steadily.
• President Mahama with the newly appointed judges after he had sworm them into office. Also in the picture are Jusice Georgina Wood (3rd left) the Chief Justice and Mr Prosper Bani (4th right) the Chief of Staff.

Prez Mahama worried over misuse of justice/security systems to defraud investors

President John Dramani Mahama has deplored the manipulation of the justice and security systems by some people to defraud foreign investors.
The Deputy Minister of Communication,Mr Ato Sarpong launching the website at the Accra International Conference  Centre.

Website on govt procurement services launched

The Procurement and Supply Chain Management (PSCM) Department of the Ministry of Finance has launched its website aimed at improving accountability,…
The Builsa South DCE, Madam Elizabeth Afiuc, and others walking on the dry river bed.

Communities to construct bridge

A number of farming communities in the Builsa South and Sisala East Districts of the Upper East and Upper West regions have made an urgent appeal to…
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Lower Pra Bank ladies donate to Sekondi Prison

The Lower Pra Rural Bank Ladies’ Association has donated assorted items valued at GH¢20,000 to the inmates of the Sekondi Prison.
• The official guests examining some of the products at the trade show.

Entrepreneurs build capacity in business management

The Economic Governance Project of the Network of Women in Growth (NEWIG), with support from the Canadian Government, has organised a training…
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Cape Coast Assembly registered 677 marriages last year

­The Cape Coast Metropolitan Assembly (CCMA) registered 677 marriages last year as against 693 in the previous year. 

5 Communities benefit from Japanese grant

Five communities are to benefit from a $421,000 grant under the Japanese Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGHSP).
• Prof. Gabriel Ayum Teye

Students urged to embrace study of Biotechnology

The Pro-Vice Chancellor of the University for Development Studies (UDS), Prof. Gabriel Ayum Teye, has urged students to embrace the study of…
• Alhaji Seidu Iddi (right) handing over a computer to the Vogu Chief, Naa Bawa Mahama.

Yaabogu chief donates computers to Vogu JHS

The Chief of Yaabogu, a farming community in the Kumbungu District in the Northern Region, Naa Seidu Iddi, has donated 15 computers to the Vogu…
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BECE registration blues — Extortion at Otinibi JHS

Anger is welling among some parents at Otinibi in the La Nkwantanang-Madina municipality near Accra over what they described as the high fees being…
Dr N.K. Ametewee (right) and his younger brother, Francis Ametewee, have been arrested by the police

Dr Ametewee defrauds NHIA of GH¢415,000

Two persons, one of whom is the Medical Superintendent of the Essikado District Hospital in the Western Region, Dr N.K. Ametewee, have been arrested…
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Purging the payroll system ;14,000 Workers to suffer ; Due to failure of bosses to submit completed inputs

About 14,000 public sector workers will not receive their salaries at the end of this month.
DCOP David Ampah Benin

Petitioning President on police promotions is misconduct - DCOP Ampah Benin

The six disgruntled police officers who petitioned the President over promotions in the Police Service have been described as engaging in misconduct…

President Mahama swears in five Court of Appeal judges

President John Mahama has sworn in five new justices to the Court of Appeal, with a call on them to dispense justice fairly.
Some workers of the hospital cleaning the laboratory after the fire was extinguished   PICTURES: Samuel Doudo

Fire destroys medical supplies at Tamale Teaching Hospital

Fire has destroyed some medical supplies at the Tamale Teaching Hospital laboratory store.
Very Rev. Prof. Samuel Agyapong (middle), Principal, Methodist University College, giving a standing ovation to Ms Jessica Thompson-Quartey (right), for obtaining first class honours in Human Resource Management.  The man waiting to shake hands with her is Mr Daniel Asiedu, MD and CEO, Zenith Bank Ghana Limited.

Include entrepreneurial skills training in curricula

The Methodist University College of Ghana (MUCG) at Dansoman in Accra has held its 12th congregation in Accra, with a call on tertiary institutions…
The Chief Executive Officer of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, Dr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije (right) , the Metro Director of Education, Mrs Angela Tena Mensah (middle ) and the MP for the Ablekuma North Constituency, Mr Justice Joe Appiah, cutting the sod for the construction of the school block.

Second AMA millennium city school project takes off

The Chief Executive Officer of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, Dr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuije, has cut the sod to signify commencement of work for the…
Dr Benjamin Kunbour (with microphone), Minister of Defence, swearing in the technical committee members to review the Ghana Armed Forces United Nations Peacekeeping operations at the Ministry's conference room in Accra.

C’ttee to review GAF’s participation in UN operations

The participation of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) in United Nations (UN) peacekeeping operations is to be reviewed and streamlined.
Mr Kojo Bonsu- Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA)

KMA chief executive inspects projects in Kumasi

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA), Mr Kojo Bonsu, last Monday embarked on an inspection of infrastructure…