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20/01/2018 07:49 PM
Rawlings Joins Sympathisers To Pay Last Respect To Late William Adumua-Bossman
Former President Rawlings, today , January 20, 2018, paid his last respect to late lawyer William Adumua-Bossman at a funeral held at the forecourt of the State House in Accra. Lawyer Adumua-Bossman was part of a legal team that included Tsatsu Tsikataand defended Rawlings when he was facing trial on May 15, 1979, for an attempt ...

20/01/2018 07:49 PM
Oda: 11-Year Old Girl Critically Hurt Following Gun Attack On NPP Chairman
Two persons including an 11-year-old girl in critical condition after they were shot in an attack on the residence of Akyem-Akroso NPP Chairman in Oda in Eastern region. Five persons were reported to have been caught in the crossfire Friday between the constituency chairman Frank Anim Bediako and irate youth believed to be loyalists of th ...

20/01/2018 07:49 PM
5-Year-Old Daughter Pays $5 Rent Money To Mother
A mom has admitted to charging her daughter rent, despite the fact that her daughter is just 5 years old. Taking to Facebook to share her unusual parenting technique, Essence Evans revealed that she gives her little one $7 pocket money every week but makes her give back $5 to illustrate the money she rsquo;d have to pay toward bills when ...

20/01/2018 04:53 PM
Suspect Demands Tramadol
An Accra circuit court presided over by Abena Oppong Adjin-Doku was yesterday taken by surprise when a suspect arraigned for robbery asked a police officer to supply him with Tramadol tablets. Isaac Kofi Binder, repairer, was dragged before the court for assaulting and robbing a community health nurse of her bag containing GH cent;20, a f ...

20/01/2018 04:52 PM
Travel Today: How To Survive In Moscow Without Sunshine
Imagine only getting six minutes of sunshine in a whole month - sounds pretty depressing, doesn 39;t it? Well, if you live in the Russian capital you don 39;t have to imagine it - that 39;s exactly what happened. Moscow had its darkest December on record in 2017, getting just six minutes of sunshine instead of the normal one hour pe ...

20/01/2018 02:47 PM
John Boadu Assures Attackers Of Abronye Will Face The Law
The acting General Secretary of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), John Boadu, has condemned attacks on Kwame Baffoe, popularly known as Abronye DC, the Brong Ahafo Regional Youth Organizer of the party. Speaking on Accra-based Oman FM, he stressed that the NPP was a law-abiding party committed to the rule of law, adding that the party wou ...

20/01/2018 02:39 PM
Accidents In Western Region Killed 125 In 2017
The Western Regional Manager of the National Road Safety Commission (NRSC), Thomas Bismark Boakye, has revealed that road accidents claimed the lives of about 125 people in the region in 2017. He indicated that a survey conducted revealed that most people who created problems on the road were personnel of the security services, staff of banks op ...

20/01/2018 02:30 PM
Community Policeman Grabbed For Stealing
A Community Policing Assistant attached to the Dansoman Division of the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Ghana Police Service, has been arrested for allegedly stealing a motorbike. Joseph Aboagye, who has been working with the police since 2016, was arrested last Thursday by the Dansoman police upon intelligence. That was ...

20/01/2018 02:29 PM
Christians Advised To Be Generational Thinkers
Christians have been asked to have a dream about the next generation, as the country gradually cruises towards its centenary anniversary of independence ndash; having already celebrated 60 years of self-rule. ldquo;The church had a dream even before independence and established schools, hospitals, clinics, among other facilities ndash; all on ...

20/01/2018 09:47 AM
Akufo-Addo Was Honest And Sincere At Media Encounter--Kamal-Deen
The National Nasara Coordinator of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kamal-Deen Abdulai has shot down on the propaganda going round following the president rsquo;s encounter with the media on Wednesday saying the president was been honest, truthful and sincere. Kamal-Deen -who is also aspiring to become the ...

20/01/2018 09:21 AM
Some Communities In The Northern Region Express Interest To Join New Volta North Region
The people of Nchumuru and Nawuri in the Kpandai District of the Northern Region, are appealing to the Commission overseeing the creation of the proposed new region to be carved out of the current Volta Region, to allow them to join the yet-to-be created region. Speaking at a public forum held in Kete Krachie to seek public views on the p ...

20/01/2018 07:45 AM
Long-Term Trauma Threatens ‘Defiled’ 3-Year-Old Girl--Doctor
Dr. Joseph Darko, the Physician who examined the three-year-old girl alleged to have been sexually violated in a swimming pool at Tarkwa in the Western Region, is worried about the potential trauma the girl could grow up with. Speaking on Eyewitness News, Dr. Darko said, ldquo;the implications of such an action will probably not b ...

20/01/2018 07:27 AM
Corruption, Environmental Campaigns Now Target Of NCCE
The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has unveiled its activities for 2018 focusing largely on anti-corruption, environmental governance and civic education. Ranging from public advocacy to training workshops, the Commission rsquo;s mixed activities are targeted at conscientising Ghanaians against acts that are injurious to t ...

20/01/2018 07:06 AM
Akufo-Addo's Media Encounter Laudable
Some Ghanaians on Thursday commended President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for fulfilling his promise to meet the media twice every year. The encounters, they believed would bring transparency and accountability into the country 39;s governance system. This came to light, when the Ghana News Agency (GNA) carried out random sampling of ...

20/01/2018 07:06 AM
Ghanaians Somehow Disappointed In Journalists After 2nd Encounter With The President
Scores of Ghanaians on Thursday expressed disappointment on the performance of some of the Journalists who participated at Presidential Media Encounter at the Flagstaff House in Accra. 39;A Presidential Media Encounter is a topmost opportunity for Journalists to scrutinise the President on behalf of the citizenry on relevant national is ...

20/01/2018 07:06 AM
National Drug Authority Of Uganda Partner FDA
The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has hosted a delegation of six people from the Ugandan National Drug Authority (NDA) as part of efforts to strengthen the collaboration between the two institutions. A statement issued by the FDA and copied to the Ghana News Agency said the Ugandan NDA representatives came to Ghana between January 15 and ...

19/01/2018 11:54 PM
Effective Living Series: 5 Keys To Financial Independence By Kofi Mantey
The fourth day of the third week of Effective Living Series on the Citi Breakfast Show featured an interesting discussion of steps to take in order to become financially independent. The money-making crusader and author of lsquo;Operation 1 Million Ghana Cedis rsquo;, Paul Kofi Mantey, began his submission with a few questions to open on ...

19/01/2018 11:41 PM
Akufo-Addo Hails First Lady Rebecca
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has commended First lady Rebecca for initiating the construction of a new mother and baby unit at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi. On Friday, 19 January, Mrs Akufo-Addo inaugurated the newly-constructed facility. The new facility has room for 130 babies, eleven children and enou ...

19/01/2018 11:11 PM
Ministry Targets To Build Low Budget Hotels
To provide affordable accommodation to people who patronise the country 39;s tourist attractions, the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture is partnering private investors to put up a chain of hotels across the country ndash; the Akwaaba Hotels. The hotels, conceptualised with the low-budget tourist in mind, ...

19/01/2018 11:11 PM
Minister Calls For Restraint On Small-Scale Mining Ban
The Lands and Natural Resources Minister, John Peter Amewu, has asked members of the Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners to exercise restraint as the government works to fully implement measures to ensure responsible mining in the country. He said the government is ready to allow them to go back to work as soon as it sanitize ...