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21/09/2017 08:25 PM
Fennec Murder:Court Summons State Attorney
Mr Richard Gyambiby, a Senior State Attorney, has been summoned to appear before a District Court in Accra to explain issues in the case of Lawrence Nana Asiama Hanson, aka Bulldog, Chief Executive Officer for Bull Haus Entertainment. Hanson was put before the court for allegedly murdering Fennec Okyere, a Music Producer in May 2014. A ...

21/09/2017 08:25 PM
Attempt By Government To Rewrite Ghana’s History Unfortunate
The Convention People rsquo;s Party (CPP), the party Dr. Kwame Nkrumah formed, has criticized the Akufo-Addo government for re-christening the Founder 39;s Day commemoration as Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day. President Akufo Addo has through an executive instrument proposed a renaming of September 21, as Nkrumah Memorial Day. Speaking at ...

21/09/2017 08:25 PM
Ghana's Growing Economy To Limit Adventures Across Sahara Desert
President Nana Akufo-Addo says Ghana is working at growing its economy to open up opportunities to all citizens to curb illegal migration. Speaking at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York on Thursday, he said, ldquo;no longer should Ghanaians have to subject themselves to the inhuman conditions of cross ...

21/09/2017 08:25 PM
Ghana Airlifts Last Uranium To China
As part of its commitment to being a nuclear weapon free country, Ghana, has flown its last remaining stock of highly enriched Uranium to China. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo made this known when he addressed the 72nd United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York, US Thursday. Addressing other world leaders at the Assembl ...

21/09/2017 06:41 PM
Our Aversion To Knowledge Hindering Development – Arthur K
One of the most significant causes of Africa rsquo;s underdevelopment is our aversion to knowledge and data, a former presidential aspirant of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Arthur Kennedy has said. According to him, if Africa had active, well-informed leaders and citizens, Africa would be much further along than we are. rdquo;Let ...

21/09/2017 06:38 PM
Six Women Wore Same Dress To Wedding Ceremony
What happens when six wedding guests say ldquo;yes rdquo; to the same dress? A potential fashion nightmare ended with a good laugh after six women wore the same exact dress to a friend rsquo;s wedding in New South Wales, Australia on Saturday, giving the bridesmaids some unexpected competition. ldquo;I rsquo;ve heard of two women, ma ...

21/09/2017 05:53 PM
Nana Agyeimaa Akenten II Pays A Surprised Visit To Staff Of Ahenema Kokoben D/A School
It was a moment of surprise for the head teachers and entire staff of Ahenema Kokoben D/A 39;A 39; and 39;B 39; schools when the new queen mother of Ahenema Kokoben in the Atwima Kwanwoma district of the Ashanti region paid a surprise visit to them at the school premises on Wednesday. The astonished head teacher of D/A JHS 39;A 3 ...

21/09/2017 05:53 PM
We Are Ready For Planting For Food And Jobs Policy - Gomoa East DCE
The Gomoa East District Chief Executive, Hon. Benjamin Kojo Otoo has inaugurated a 13-Member Committee to facilitate the implementation of the Planting for Food and Jobs policy with a called on them to be more committed. The committee according to the DCE was to identify and develop at least two major food/ cash crops in the district and ...

21/09/2017 05:53 PM
MTN Foundation Launches Season 4 of 'Heroes of Change'
MTN Ghana Heroes of Change, Season 4 has been launched at the plush MTN House at Ridge in Accra. The concept recognizes and rewards the efforts of Ghanaians making significant contributions in their communities. Launching the fourth season of the initiative, Human Resource Director and Acting CEO of MTN Ghana, Amma Benneh Amponsah note ...

21/09/2017 05:53 PM
How Ho Node Hacked The Asogli Yam Festival To Promote Tourism And Local Development
The chiefs and people of Asogli State, in the Volta Region celebrate the ldquo;Tedudu za rdquo; (Yam festival) in the month of September. As the name suggests, it is celebrated to usher in the new yam harvest after the yearlong planting season, praise the gods for a bumper harvest and protection. Tedudu za attracts indigenes from far and near, ...

21/09/2017 05:26 PM
2nd Lady Samira Launches Spelling Bee
Hajia Samira Bawumia, Second Lady of the Republic of Ghana has launched the 11th edition of the National Spelling Bee Competition for pupils of selected basic schools. The impressive event which was under the theme ldquo;The relevance of the Mother Tongue in Literacy rdquo; was held at the Ebenezer Presbyterian Church, Osu Acc ...

21/09/2017 05:26 PM
Nana Akufo-Addo Gets More Accolades For FREE SHS
Drama unfolds at Mfanstispim Senior High School in the Cape Coast Metropolis of the Central Region when students of the school shower a lot of praises on President Nana Akufo-Addo over the introduction of free senior high school education policy in the country. The incident happened when the minister for President 39;s special initiative ...

21/09/2017 05:26 PM
Schools Urged To Encourage Gardening
The Headmistress of Wesley Girls Senior High School (SHS), Betty Dzokoto, has urged educational institutions to make gardening and flowering a key element of their extra curriculum activities to create awareness of the benefits of the horticulture and floriculture industry. The headmistress of the renowned senior high school disclosed thi ...

21/09/2017 05:04 PM
Judiciary Indicted In AG’s Report
Ghana 39;s Judicial Service has been caught in another web of financial malfeasance and corrupt acts, with the 2015 Auditor General 39;s on Ministries, Departments and Agencies indicting officers of the service for shady deals running into millions of Ghana cedis. Some of the infractions cited in the Auditor-General 39;s report include ...

21/09/2017 05:04 PM
Uneasy Calm At PSC Tema Shipyard
Tension is mounting at PSC Tema Shipyard at Tema over the activities of two rival unions that represent the staff. The workers of the company, which is under Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA), are at each other 39;s throat over the formation of the two unions namely- Maritime and Dockworkers 39; Union (MDU) and Ports, Seamen, Ma ...

21/09/2017 01:42 PM
Hon Queenstar Maame Pokuah Sawyerr Donates To Save A Life
The Member of Parliament for the Agona East constituency Hon Queenstar Maame Pokuah Sawyerr a.k.a NHYIRABA Obaatanpa, has made a donation to a 15-year old amputee Benedicta from the Volta Region. Benedicta 39;s right leg was amputated on Monday to prevent it from rotting further following a minor injury in 2015. Hon Queenstar Maame Pokua ...

21/09/2017 01:42 PM
Youth Without Borders Ghana Honours Dr. Kwame Nkrumah
There are few names in Africa, and the world for that matter, that are mentioned in the same breadth as Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah . Hailed as Africa rsquo;s Statesman of the 20th Century by the African Union (AU), the ever charismatic Ghanaian leader set the pace in Ghana rsquo;s development establishing a plethora of uncountable national proj ...

21/09/2017 01:05 PM
3 Robbers Gunned Down In Amansie West District
Three members of a suspected robbery gang have been killed in an exchange of gunfire with the police during a botched robbery operation at Manso-Kensere in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti Region. The shoot-out, which reportedly happened Wednesday dawn on a portion of the Manso-Kensere road, left two other members of the gang with ...

21/09/2017 01:05 PM
Top Police Officer In Trouble For Selling Weapons To Armed Robbers
The Upper East Regional Police Command has confirmed that it is holding one of its men, Detective Corporal Effah Kyere Williams, with staff number 41143, in connection with an alleged armed robbery case and the unlawful release of a pistol to persons believed to be connected to the robbery under investigation. The police officer was with ...

21/09/2017 01:05 PM
Check Out The UMB Ghana Tertiary Awards 2017 Voting Process
Organizers of the Biggest Student Festival in Ghana, Youth Web Ghana last Friday officially outdoor the students who qualified for the 2017 Edition of the Universal Merchant Bank Ghana Tertiary Awards (The Fire Edition). In an interview with the CEO of Youth Web Group, Mr. Richmond Amofa Sarpong at the nominees rsquo; announcement night at West ...