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Bawumia Claims 103 Achievements; Minority Damns Claims

Despite a non-existent constitutional dictate of measuring performance or otherwise in the first hundred days of any regime, there have evolved a convention for...

Trial of China Human Rights Lawyer Delayed

A Chinese court indefinitely postponed the trial of a prominent human rights lawyer on Tuesday, his supporters said, in a case that has sparked...

Netanyahu May Cancel Talks With German Minister Over NGO Meetings

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has threatened to cancel talks set for Tuesday with German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel over the visiting diplomat's plan...

ACEP’s Dr. Adam Insults Ghana As They Triple-Dip and Gorge On Free UK Money...

ACEP's Dr. Adam insults Ghana as they triple-dip and gorge on free UK money (1) From the point of view of taxpayers, that video is...

When Will We See An End To the Nkonya-Alavanyo Feud?

LAST week there were reports of renewed fighting between the people of Nkonya and Alavanyo in the Volta Region. And in the ensuing...

When Will We See An End To the Nkonya-Alavanyo Feud?

LAST week there were reports of renewed fighting between the people of Nkonya and Alavanyo in the Volta Region.  And in the ensuing clashes,...

Prosecution of Previous Abuers of Incumbency Is A Need

Under the leaderships of the Ex- Presidents, late John Atta Mills and John Dramani Mahama from 2009-2016, there were so many evidence of abuse...

‘Give LEAP Beneficiaries Investment Capital’

Prof. Emmanuel Debrah has called for an investment mechanism for LEAP beneficiaries to make them financially independent. Lauding the programmme, he explained that even though...

Iran Elections Have History of Dark Horses

Election season is under way in Iran and the rumour mill is in overdrive as the public tries to divine the backroom machinations that...

EU Trade Delegation Upbeat About EPA With ECOWAS

A 14-member European Union delegation to the country has underscored the need for a regional ECOWAS agreement, arguing that it will help maintain a...

Tackling the Negative Cultural Practices In Upper East Region

Paramount Chief of Katiu, Pe Ayikode Zangbeo Atoge IV, one of the chiefs addressing the durbar Many Anthropologists who study the cultural variation among humans...

Galamsey Continues On Pra River Despite Ban

Illegal mining activities along the Pra River in the Western Region continue unabated despite the coming into force the ban on all forms of...

Join Fight Against Child Marriage – First Lady Urges Women

Issues of the child marriage and teenage pregnancy have become foremost in the fight for equality for women in society. According to UNICEF’s State of...

Small-Scale Miners Help Clear ‘galamsey’ Sites

The Ghana National Association of Small-Scale Miners (GNASSM) has stated that through efforts of its members, the activities of ‘galamsey’ operatives has been reduced...

Sale of Galamsey Washing Machines ‘high’ Despite Efforts To End the Canker

Sellers of machines used mostly by illegal small scale miners to extract gold from the ore, appear unfazed by the ongoing campaign to clamp...

Health Minister Rings Alarm Bells

Government is preparing to inject more resources into the operational activities of National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) which it says it is on the...

Did John Mahama Teach Nana Addo What Patriotism Is All About?

Patriotism is about committing to the larger/collective national interest and benefit for citizens without considering other political/enthnic/religious/self interest. In simple terms, Patriotism is about...

New South African Alliance Calls For Zuma’s Exit

South African opposition parties, religious groups and civil society activists on Thursday launched a new alliance to try to force President Jacob Zuma to...

Who Is To Blame, the Lame Horse Or the Horse Rider?

NDC defeat: Who is to blame, the Lame Horse or the Horse Rider? “Of course as the general who led us into battle, I take...

Bawumia, Ofori-Atta Left Out Osafo Marfo From Delegation To IMF

The Chairman of the Economic Management Team, Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia and the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta are leading a government delegation to...

Galamseyers Vacate Sites But Residents Want Areas To Be Reclaimed

CHINESE nationals operating illegal mining, also known as “galamsey,” in the Amenfi West District of the Western Region, are divided over whether they should...

Galamseyers Vacate Sites But Residents Want Areas To Be Reclaimed

CHINESE nationals operating illegal mining, also known as “galamsey,” in the Amenfi West District of the Western Region, are divided over whether they should leave the mining sites...

Vanished Illegal Miners Will Not Be Allowed To Return

The Lands and Natural Resources Minister says the illegal small scale miners who have vanished from the mining sites in the wake of the...

Israel Declares Support For Ghana’s Fight Against Galamsey

The state of Israel is fully behind Ghana in the resurgent fight against illegal small-scale mining, its envoy to Accra has said. Ami Mehl says...

Small Scale Miners Help Clear Galamsey Sites

The Ghana National Association of Small Scale Miners (GNASSM) has stated that through efforts of members, the works of galamsey has seen drastic reduction...

544 Excavators Abandon Galamsey Sites – Minerals Commission

About 544 excavators have voluntarily moved out of their hideouts at separate illegal mining sites, following the expiration of an ultimatum given them by...

Ministerial Task-Force Tours Galamsey Sites [Photos]

A ministerial task-force has toured some illegal mining sites in the Eastern Region, as government’s three-weeks ultimatum to the miners to stop the illegality...

544 Excavators Moved From Galamsey Sites

About 544 excavators have been moved out of their hideouts at separate illegal mining sites, following the expiration of an ultimatum given illegal miners by...

Must Read! Hits and Misses Under Akufo-Addo’s 100 Days

Monday April 17, 2017 marked exactly 100 days since Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo took over the governance of Ghana from John Mahama, whose governance...

544 Excavators Abandon Galamsey Sites

About 544 excavators have so far left their hideouts in illegal mining sites following the expiration of an ultimatum given them by the Ministry...

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