Ghana has recorded 679 new COVID-19 cases. This brings the country’s active case count to 3,286. This is according to Ghana Health Service’s latest update. Five more deaths have also been recorded, increasing the death toll to 367. Meanwhile, some 146 clinical recoveries has also been recorded. Some 71 and 36 persons are in severe […]
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The Metropolitan Archbishop of Cape Coast, Gabriel Palmer-Buckle has advised the family of the late former President Jerry John Rawlings to rely on Jesus Christ whenever they miss their dead loved one. Delivering a sermon during a requiem mass held for the late former President , on Sunday January 24, he said the wife and […]
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Stories making headlines on the front pages in the major newspapers
* EC, Nana ready to tango with Mahama
*Virtual sittings for MPs
*Handicraft sector shows no sign of recovery
*Govt to use COVID-19 cash to set up Dev't Bank
* Ghana mourns: Nation pays last respects to Rawlings
* Election petition: EC, Akufo-Addo file witness statements
Ghana’s former Foreign Affairs Minister Hanna Tetteh has warned that some unscrupulous persons are creating fake social media accounts in her name. She cautioned the general public to be wary of such accounts and desist from engaging the persons behind those pages. The Special Representative of the Secretary-General to the African Union and Head of […]
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Young Ghanaians who have been critical of lawyer Tsatsu Tsikata to the effect that he is ‘overhyped’ have been advised to concentrate on building their own careers rather than chastise an accomplished person like Mr Tsikata who has nothing more to prove.
Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has called on member countries to engage on the growing menace to the maritime security of our region. Mr Akufo-Addo said acts of piracy and maritime destabilization are on rapid increase in the Gulf of Guinea, illustrated by the data, […]
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Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has announced he has tested positive for Covid-19. The 67-year-old said on Twitter that his symptoms were mild and that he was “optimistic” following the diagnosis. The development comes as Mexico grapples with an upsurge in infections, with deaths nearing 150,000. Mr López Obrador says he will continue working […]
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If a successful chef decides to shoulder his beloved’s kitchen chores and applies his culinary skills to create a new dish at home, how elated would his family be! In analogy with this if a cocoa farmer of Ghana sees his produce being relished by another Ghanaian, fetching him more scope to increase his yield it will certainly add a feather to his cap with hope ‘n’ happiness.
The most important initiative introduced by the African Union (AU) is the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Chairman of the Economic of West African States (ECOWAS), President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has said. In January 2021, the trading phase under the AfCFTA which was signed by 54 African countries commenced. The general objectives of […]
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US President Joe Biden is expected to re-impose a travel ban that Donald Trump lifted just days before his term ended. The restrictions expected to be reinstated later on Monday would apply to non-US citizens travelling from South Africa and Brazil, which are facing new variants of coronavirus. Travellers from the UK, Ireland and 26 […]
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The Volta regional command of the Ghana Police Service has warned the public not to take part in a demonstration being organized by a pro-New Patriotic Party group in Ho against the reappointment of Dr.
Renowned Ghanaian Economist, Kwame Pianim has advocated for the expeditious implementation of the COVID-19 Alleviation and Revitalization of Enterprise Support initiative, also known as the Ghana CARES programme which was launched in November 2020.
Attempts to get constituents of Bolgatanga East to put on their nose masks as a form of preventing them from contracting the deadly coronavirus generated a sort of misunderstanding between the people and their Member of Parliament (MP), Dr.
The general public along with some dignitaries will from today to Tuesday, January 26, get the opportunity to file past the body of late former President Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings. The body of the first president of Ghana’s 4th Republic will be lying-in-state at the Accra International Conference Centre. In addition to the general […]
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The President, Nana Akufo-Addo commitment to clamp down illegal mining activities in the country is intact despite the outcome of the just-ended election results which nearly caused the defeat of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) especially in some mining areas across the country.
Fifty Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (SMEs) engaged in shea-based cosmetic processing in the northern cluster have undergone capacity-building training on labeling and standard compliance in the Tamale Metropolis. The training was organized by the Global Shea Alliance (GSA) with funding support from the West Africa Competitiveness Programme (WACOMP)-Ghana, which is funded by the European Union […]
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Authorities of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) and the University of Ghana have closed indefinitely all sections of their basic schools. The closure will affect pupils from the kindergarten level through to the Junior High School level. In separate statements, the UCC and University of Ghana authorities said the closure was necessitated by the […]
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The Government of Ghana has set a new deadline of May 2022 for the unification of the Sankofa and the Afina oilfields, the former already being operated since 2017 by ENI and the latter discovered in 2019 by Springfield, but still awaiting a Plan of Development.