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Ghana: ‘Beyond the Return’ – Afro-Nation Festival to Stay in Ghana for Five Years

The Ghana Tourism Authority, on behalf of the Government of Ghana, and Event Horizon, Organisers of the Afro-Nation...

Ghana: EPA Orders United Steel Company to Stop Polluting the Environment

Tema — The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has ordered the United Steel Company (USC) in the Tema Free...

Ghana: Kotoko to Vent Spleen On Dwarfs

Premier League strugglers, Dwarfs will be in hot waters tomorrow when they play as guests of Kumasi Asante...

Ghana: Musiga Schooled Members On Royalty Payment

The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) has organised a workshop to educate members on royalty payment in Accra...

Ghana: Scores of Visitors Participating in Dubai Shopping Festival

About three million visitors are participating in the 25th edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) currently on-going...

Ghana: MP Pledges Support for Construction of Vocational School

Mr Patrick Alhassan Adamah, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Sissala West Constituency, has assured the residents that...

Ghana: ghana Loses Over Us$200m in Downstream Petroleum Revenue Annually – Veep

The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has said that the country loses over 200 million dollars per annum...

Ghana: 38 Customs Officers Complete Training in Counter-Terrorism

Asutsuare — Thirty-eight officers from the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) counter-terrorism unit have completed...

Ghana: 10 Immigration Officers Honoured for Refusing to Take Bribe

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has honoured 10 of its officers for impounding contraband goods and refusing to...

Ghana: Former MASLOC Boss Sent Me to Receive Gh¢50,000 From Company – Witness

A prosecution witness yesterday told the Financial Division "One" of Accra High Court that Madam Sedinam Tamakloe Attionu,...

Africa: Not Enough Fish in the Sea

There has recently been some controversy surrounding the mining of bauxite (a precursor to aluminium) in Ghana, with...

Ghana: GNFS Holds End-of-Year Get-Together

The Ministry of the Interior will engage the Ministry of Finance on the retention of a portion of...

Ghana: Credit Unions to Hold Talks On Rebranding

The second edition of the Credit Unions Rebranding Conference is slated for February 25 to 26, 2020 at...

Ghana: AfDB Sponsored Off-Grid Energy Access Fund Reaches Final Equity Close With Partner Contributions

The Facility for Energy Inclusion's Off-Grid Energy Access Fund (FEI OGEF) has reached a final equity close with...

West Africa: Amid Unprecedented Violence, Escalation of Terrorist Attacks in West Africa, United Nations Regional Office Needs Greater Role, Speakers Tell Security Council

New York — The United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS) has an increasingly important...

Ghana: Vice President Leaves for U.S.

The Vice President of the Republic, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, left Accra, Ghana for Texas, United States of America,...

Ghana: Bui Power Authority Awards Scholarships to Five

The Bui Power Authority (BPA) on Tuesday awarded scholarship packages to five students selected from some of its...

Ghana: First Atlantic Bank Donates Classroom Block to Cape Coast School for the Deaf, Blind

The First Atlantic Bank has, as part of its commitment to positively impact communities in which it operates,...

Nigeria: Extreme Weather Forces Foreign Airlines to Divert Flights to Ghana, Benin Republic

Lagos — There is no end in sight to the massive flights disruption occasioned by the inclement weather...

Ghana: KNUST Medical School Wins 2019 Public Speaking Competition

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) School of Medicine and Dentistry (KSDM) students'debate team last...

Ghana: Minister for Finance Announces the Establishment of African Sankofa Savings Account

Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister for Finance today announced the establishment of the “African Sankofa Savings Account”, a diasporan investment...

Ghana: President Akufo-Addo Launches “Beyond the Return” Initiative

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Friday, 27th December, 2019, launched the "Beyond the...

Ghana: Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin – the Journey of a Diaspora Returnee to a King

As Ghana hosts the greatest return initiative for Africa, there is a lot to appreciate of those who...

Ghana: Improve Varsities Sports Infrastructure … GUSA Tells Govt

The 26th Ghana University Sports Association (GUSA) games were officially opened at the University of Ghana, Legon, Accra...

Ghana: GCB Bank Invests Gh¢370 Million in Agric & Cocoa Sectors

GCB Bank has invested a total of GH¢378 million in the cocoa and the agricultural sectors of the...

Ghana: GBA Sets Deadline for Licensees

The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has set March 31, 2020, as the deadline for submission of application for...

Ghana: U.S., Iran Tensions – World Leaders Must Call for Calm – Vladimir Antwi-Danso

The Dean of Academic Affairs at the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College (GAFCSC), Dr Vladimir Antwi-Danso,...

Ghana: Implementation of RTI Must Take Off Smoothly

Ghana has become one of the world's 125th countries across the world with Right to Information (RTI) law....

Ghana: Happy Constitution Day to All Ghanaians

Today marks exactly 27 years since the current Constitution took effect in the country to bring to an...

Ghana: Ashgold Pip King Faisal

Kumasi — AshantiGold recorded a 1-0 victory over Kumasi King Faisal in their second week Ghana Premiership at...

Ghana: Help Fight Mobile Money Fraud – Agents Urged

The General Manager (GM) of Mobile Financial Services (MFIs) under MTN Ghana, Eli Hini has appealed to MTN...

Ghana: Yordan-Nu – A Community With Unemployed Adult

There is a community in the North Dayi District of the Volta Region with a population of about...

Ghana: Tocotrienols Contents in Palm Oil Is Changing the Story.

Red palm oil has attracted controversy in recent years -- much like coconut oil, but for different reasons....

Ghana: Let’s Live in Peace, Unity and Love – VP Bawumia to Ghanaians

The Vice President of the Republic, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has urged Ghanaians to imbibe and exude the virtues...

West Africa: Eco – Nigeria Hesitant As Ghana Lauds French Ecowas Members’ Decision to Dump CFA

The Ghanaian government has hailed the resolve by eight member nations of the Economic Community of West African...

West Africa: Declaration By the Government of the Republic of Ghana On the Adoption of the ‘Eco’ By UEMOA

The Government of Ghana has taken notice of the recent declaration made on Saturday, 21st December, 2019, by...

Africa: Nderitu – Kudos to Ghana for Welcoming Descendants of Slaves

Ghana's invitation to anyone of African ancestry in the diaspora to "a birth right journey back home" was...

Ghana: President Akufo-Addo Presents 100 More Vehicles to the Ghana Police Service

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Monday, 23rd December, 2019, presented one hundred (100)...

Ghana: JAK Foundation Endorses Locally Produced Rice

The John Agyekum Kufuor (JAK) Foundation and its other partners have jointly endorsed President Akufo-Addo's directive for all...

Ghana: NADMO to Procure Ambulances for Regional Offices

Wa — As part of efforts to enhance responsiveness to disasters, the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) is...