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Telcos ready for Elections 2020 and Christmas

The Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications has assured that general public that its members are...

Parliament confident relocation of COCOBOD from Trade to Agric Ministry will ensure 1 million tonnes production is met

Parliament has expressed confidence, the relocation of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) from the Ministry of Trade and Industry to the Ministry of Food...

Economist kicks against wholesale education subsidies promised by political parties

An Economist at the University of Cape Coast, Dr. William Godfred Cantah has said that the wholesale educational subsidies for tertiary education students promised...

Joselyn Dumas, Adjetey Anang, Cina Soul, others nominated for AMAA 2020

The Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) has released its list of nominations and Ghana has scored big with 17 nominations. Among the nominees were 4...

Ghana Premier League clubs get GH¢900,000 support from Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has ordered the release of GH¢900,000 to the 18 clubs in the Ghana Premier League. The Ministry of Youth and...

Full text: Nana Addo’s speech at the Peace Pact signing

I am pleased to be part of this event that seeks to highlight the importance of peace in our country as we go to...

Mahama could be a ‘fugitive’ if you vote for him – NPP

The New Patriotic Party has asked Ghanaians not to vote for former President John Mahama because he could become a fugitive over the Airbus...

PLUGGED

Election day, December 7 is a public holiday

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has declared election day, December 7, 2020 a statutory public holiday. This follows a proposal by the Electoral Commission (EC)...

NEWS

Parliament confident relocation of COCOBOD from Trade to Agric Ministry will ensure 1 million tonnes production is met

Parliament has expressed confidence, the relocation of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) from the...

Economist kicks against wholesale education subsidies promised by political parties

An Economist at the University of Cape Coast, Dr. William Godfred Cantah has said that the wholesale educational subsidies for tertiary education students promised...

Full text: Nana Addo’s speech at the Peace Pact signing

I am pleased to be part of this event that seeks to highlight the importance of peace in our country as we go to...

Government budgets GHS20 million for Free SHS graduates’ tertiary scholarship

An estimated GHS20 million has been budgeted as expenditure for the government’s tertiary education scholarship programme for the first graduates of the Free Senior...

Election 2020: EC publishes 2020 final voters register

The Electoral Commission (EC) has released the final voters register for the 2020 Presidential and Parliamentary elections. In a statement, the Commission said the register...

POLITICS

Mahama could be a ‘fugitive’ if you vote for him – NPP

The New Patriotic Party has asked Ghanaians not to vote for former President John...

Timing of alleged US$40,000 bribe video propagandistic, unappealing to floating voters- Prof. Gyamfo

Political Science Lecturer at the University of Ghana, Professor Ransford Yaw Gyampo has described the time of the release of the a video alleging...

Political parties support proposal to make election day public holiday

All the political parties have agreed to a proposal by the Electoral Commission’s (EC) to the Chief of Staff of Ghana to make Monday,...

Oppong Nkrumah reveals NDC bigwigs behind ‘fake stories’ in 2008 elections

Information Minister Kojo Oppong Nkrumah is cautioning the public and the media about a carefully crafted plan by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to...

Hassan Ayariga, Akpaloo fight on TV over who has better credentials in Accounting

Flagbearer of the Liberal Party of Ghana (LPG), Percival Kofi Akpaloo and that of  All People’s Congress (APC), Hassan Ayariga were today caught on...

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BUSINESS

Dansworld boss wins at Ghana Industry CEO Awards

Chief Executive Officer of Dansworld International Services Limited, Bernard Danso Ntow has won the...

Telcos ready for Elections 2020 and Christmas

The Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications has assured that general public that its members are taking the necessary steps and measures to provide resilient network...

Customs touts 70% boost in clearance processes under ICUMS 

An Assistant Commissioner of Customs in charge of the Accra Sector Command, Emmanuel Ohene has said the initial challenges during the rollout of the...

Government exceeds revenue target for August, November via ICUMS

The Chairman of the Implementation Team of the Integrated Customs Management System (ICUMS), Emmanuel Ohene has disclosed that government exceeded its ports revenue target...

MASLOC supports Odawna Market trades with GHC2 million

The Microfinance and Small Loans Center (MASLOC) has released GHC2 million  to be disbursed as interest-free loans to Odawna Market traders who had their...

OPINIONS

[Opinion] From corona quacks to corona thieves

Anas Aremeyaw Anas does not produce political exposés in an election year. Check his record. He never does. He has said this in a number...

[Opinion] Students indiscipline cause of failure in examination

I know as usual the release of the WASSCE results is going to follow up a national discussion on why students failed. And the factors are...

[Opinion] The best time to apply for Ghanaian Passport is now; thanks to government effort

If there were any application process which Ghanaians dreaded most then it was the acquisition of Ghanaian passport. Passport application in Ghana has been...

[Opinion] The court’s disappearing original and exclusive jurisdiction

1. Article 130 is the only path to defend the Constitution as mandated by Article 3. 2. Because the Supreme Court has original and exclusive...

ENTERTAINMENT

Joselyn Dumas, Adjetey Anang, Cina Soul, others nominated for AMAA 2020

The Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) has released its list of nominations and Ghana has scored big with 17 nominations. Among the nominees were 4...

Actor Van Vicker endorses Nana Addo’s Free SHS policy

Ghanaian actor Van has endorsed the Free Senior High School programme instituted by Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the New Patriotic Party (NPP). In a...

Spotify reveals 2020’s most-streamed songs

Drake, Bad Bunny, Dua Lipa and The Weeknd are among the most-streamed artists of 2020, according to figures from Spotify. Drake was the most popular...

Shirley Frimpong-Manso premieres ‘Us in Between’, a movie on COVID-19

Ghanaian filmmaker Shirley Frimpong-Manso has premiered a new movie that tells the story of how the coronavirus pandemic has affected human life. The movie, titled...

Gospel singer Sinach changes life of young pure water seller

The life of a little Nigerian boy who hawks pure water has taken a course for the better after a video of him went...

Burna Boy, Wizkid get Grammy nominations, as Davido gets trolls

Nigerian artistes Burna Boy and Wizkid have been nominated for next year's Grammy Awards, slated for January 31, 2021. Burna Boy was nominated in the...

The Weeknd calls Grammy Awards ‘corrupt’ after nominations snub

The Weeknd has accused the Grammys of being corrupt, after failing to receive any nominations for the 2021 awards. The Canadian star had been expected...

Trevor Noah to host Grammy Awards

US-based South African comedian Trevor Noah will host next year’s Grammy Awards, the organizers have announced. Noah in a response said he was “thrilled” by...

SPORTS

Ghana Premier League clubs get GH¢900,000 support from Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has ordered the release of GH¢900,000 to the 18 clubs in the Ghana Premier League. The Ministry of Youth and...

Kotoko wants 20,000 fans at stadium in clash against Nouadibhou

Kotoko has reportedly requested to have at least 20,000 fans at the Stadium for their CAF Champions League match against Mauritanian side Nouadibhou. All CAF...

Partey out with ‘significant’ injury

Thomas Partey's bid to return to full fitness is taking time, with Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta saying the midfielder is likely to miss “the...

Andre Ayew picks up Man of the Match plaque as Swansea beats Nottingham Forrest

Andre Dede Ayew was named the official Man of the Match as his side Swansea City beats Nottingham Forest 1-0 away on Sunday, November, 2...

INTERNATIONAL

Trump hints of plans to run for White House in 2024

President Donald Trump teased running again for president in 2024 as he hosted a holiday reception at the White House on Tuesday evening. “It’s been...

EndSARS protests: The Nigerian women leading the fight for change

Rinu Oduala is 22 years old and outspoken - Nigeria's government feels so threatened by her that her bank account has been frozen. She was...

US election: Trump signals he is prepared to leave White House

Donald Trump has said he will leave the White House if Joe Biden is formally confirmed as the next US president. Answering reporters' questions for...

Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: PM declares assault on regional capital Mekelle

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed says he is launching the "final phase" of the army's operation in the northern region of Tigray after weeks...

HEALTH

Covid Pfizer vaccine approved for use next week in UK

The UK has become the first country in the world to approve the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for widespread use. British regulator, the MHRA, says the...

COVID-19 patients transferred to UG Medical Centre after fire guts Korle Bu ICU

Three patients diagnosed with COVID-19 who were on admission at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital have been transferred to the University of Ghana Medical Centre...

Physicians, surgeons urged to embrace technology as Covid-19 reveals weakness in Ghana’s health system

The Vice-Chancellor for the University of Health and Allied Sciences, Prof John Gyampong has urged physicians and surgeons across the country to embrace the...

Political rallies not causing COVID-19 spikes – GHS

The Ghana Health Service has dismissed suggestions that political rallies are causing a spike in COVID-19 cases across the country. Addressing a press conference on...

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