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GRA to introduce rent taxes – GRA boss

The Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Rev. Ammishaddai Owusu-Amoah, has announced that rent tax will be implemented before the year ends. According to...

Alleged coup plotters had a detailed plan of attack – State witness claims

The first prosecution witness (PW1) in the ongoing trial of the alleged coup plotters has revealed a detailed plot by which the alleged coup-makers...

Policeman, lady killed in armed robbery attack on bullion van, driver injured

Suspected armed robbers have shot and killed a police officer and a female eyewitness during a robbery attacked on a bullion van near Korle-bu,...

KIA COVID-19 tests raked in $17.3M in 4-months; Airport Company gets $1.17M

The Minister for Transport, Mr. Kwaku Asiamah, has disclosed that an amount of $17.3 million was realized between September and December 2020 from COVID-19...

Trainee census data collectors agitate over alleged slashed allowances

Census data collection officers who underwent a ten-day training in the Eastern Region are agitating over what they call attempt to shortchange them with...

Ghana Health Service justifies procurement of ‘expensive’ Sputnik-V vaccines

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has justified the government’s decision to procure Sputnik-V vaccines at an overpriced value. The GHS said the government was compelled...

National Security says mistrust in EC is potential grounds for violence, threat to security

The National Security secretariat says mistrust in the Electoral Commission (EC) is arming political parties’ vigilante groups for violence that threatens the state’s security. The secretariat’s strategic...

John Kumah, Hassan Tampuli and others to be vetted today

The Appointments Committee of Parliament will continue the vetting of Deputy Ministerial nominees later today, Wednesday, June 9. In all, four nominees are expected to...

We’ll use census data to plan and develop more effectively – Nana Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated the need for all Ghanaians to get involved in the 2021 National Population and Housing Census, saying...

#FixTheCountry conveners grateful for Supreme Court’s ruling

Organizers of the #FixTheCountry protest say they are satisfied with the Supreme Court decision to nullify the police’s injunction on their demonstration. The group says...

Ghana close to securing non-permanent seat on UN Security Council

Ghana's foreign minister, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey has taken Ghana's campaign for a non-permanent seat on the UN Security Council a notch higher by calling...

Supreme Court nullifies injunction against #FixTheCountry demo

The Supreme Court has nullified the police injunction on the #FixTheCountry demonstration. The ruling was delivered today, Tuesday, June 8, 2021. The police filed an ex-parte...

Free SHS: Koforidua SECTECH receives 350 beds, and 700 mattresses

The Management of Koforidua Senior High Technical School (SECTECH) on Monday, June 7, 2021, took delivery of 350 double-decker metal beds and 700 pieces...

Parliament’s Appointment Committee defers Egyapa Mercer’s approval as Deputy Energy Minister

Parliament’s Appointment Committee has deferred the approval of Andrews Egyapa Mercer as Deputy Energy Minister. The committee vetted 4 deputy ministers designate on Monday, June...

The Returned Bribe: Full story with video documentary

In April 2020, the Chief Executive Officer of COA FS, Samuel Ato Duncan, had an invitation to meet the Head of Legal Affairs at...

Primary 4 pupils to write a National Standardized Test this year – Minister

The Education Minister, Dr Yaw Osei-Adutwum has disclosed that government, in its quest to build a robust education system, will introduce a National Standardized...

Double track system will be eliminated in two to three years – Adutwum

The Minister for Education, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, says most of the country’s public senior high schools will be taken off the double track...

Second Rasta student join colleagues at Achimota School

One of the two dreadlocked students at the centre of the Achimota School-Rasta saga, Tyrone Iras Marhguy has also landed in his dream school. The...

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