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Today Is National Red Friday

Today is National Red Friday, a day set aside by a group of journalists and some civil society groups to encourage Ghanaians across the...

Russia’s Disinformation Efforts Hit 39 Countries

Russia's campaign of cyberespionage and disinformation has targeted hundreds of individuals and organizations from at least 39 countries along with the United Nations and...

Ghana Is Inching Towards Civil Upheaval

Dr Akwasi Osei, the Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Mental Health Authority (GHA) has asserted that Ghana is inching towards civil upheaval. Dr Osei described...

Pastor Donates Water Tank To Koforidua Prison

The Koforidua Assemblies of God Church pastor Prophet Albert Asihene Agyarkwa who also happens to be the general overseer of Prophet Albert Agyarkwah Ministry...

USAID Strengthens the Capacities of MoFA Staff

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has organized a 3-week capacity building workshop for staff of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture...

Only 12 Mining Engineers Available In Ghana; Deputy Minister Needs Over 100

Government is recruiting mining engineers and inspectors as it enters the next stage of the anti-galamsey crusade. For a country, popular for producing gold, diamond...

Come Clear On Free SHS Policy – Group To Akufo-Addo

The Promise Trackers Association Of Ghana (PROTAG) has expressed concerns over the contradictions and inconsistencies surrounding the implementation of the ruling NPP government flagship...

End Cycle of Vindictive Politics

President Nana Akufo-Addo is in a good position to end the cycle of vindictive politics in Ghana, a founder-member of the governing New Patriotic...

Akufo-Addo Well-Positioned To Stop Politics of Factionalism

A founder member of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe, has encouraged the government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to...

Spiral of Silence, A Democratic Deficiency In Ghana

The spiral silence in recent happenings is a sign of a sort of indirect autocracy There is a new development in our body politics that...

Jailed Chinese Lawyer Force-Fed Medication, Wife Says

When human rights lawyer Li Heping returned to his home in Beijing after a two-year incarceration, his wife did not recognise the frail white-haired...

Govt Urged To Be Sensitive To Issues of Modern Slavery Like ‘galamsey’

Engage Now Africa (ENA), an international NGO committed to ending poverty in Africa has lauded government’s unwavering commitment to fight illegal-mining popularly known as...

‘Lone Ranger’ Amewu Can’t Fight Galamsey – James Agalga

A former deputy Interior Minister has said the fight against illegal mining known as galamsey will be successful if all Ghanaians are brought on...

Warning of Growing Tunisia Tensions After Protester Death

Tunisian officials warned Tuesday that tensions in the country's south could escalate following a protester's death after clashes with security forces at an oil...

Bahrain Police Fire On Shiite Protest, One Reported Dead

Bahraini police opened fire Tuesday on a protest by supporters of a top Shiite cleric, with at least one demonstrator reported dead in the...

Some of Akufo-Addo’s Appointees Are Corrupt – Prof. Martey

The former moderator of the Presbyterian Church, Very Reverend Prof. Emmanuel Martey says some appointees of President Akufo-Addo are corrupt hence are wrong choices...

Allow Mahama Decide On 2020 Elections

The Centre for Progressive Governance (CenProG) has added its voice to the argument of whether former president John Dramani Mahama should contest for president...

Force Galamsey Taskforce Members Must Swear With Antoa – Abronye DC

Members of the government’s taskforce tasked to end the galamsey menace in the country must be forced to swear with the dreaded Antoa Nyamaa...

Fight Against Galamsey Won’t Succeed If ‘politicized’ – Akandoh

Former deputy minister for Lands and Natural Resources, Kwabena Mintah Aknadoh has called on the government to stop politicking the fight against illegal mining,...

‘The Good, the Bad and the Ugly’- the ‘galamsey’ Tale

Though there exist laws on small scale mining, according to the 2008 Ghana Chamber of Mines report, illegal mining activities (galamsey) have been increasing...

The State of Ghanaian Libraries

The State of Ghanaian Libraries: How can we improve on it? Many schools in Ghana do not have libraries and those which have are virtually...

Twenty-Four Chief Executives In Brong-Ahafo Sworn Into Office

Twenty-four Municipal and District Chief Executives in Brong-Ahafo region have been sworn into office for active business to begin at the various Assemblies. Including six...

Does the NDC Deserve This?

Does the NDC deserve this? Hitler's main talent was his speech making prowess, and his speech skills appealed to Germans embittered and disillusioned by the...

Government’s New Direction On Free SHS Problematic; Lacks Consistency

Anyone who has carefully listened to H. E. President Akufo-Addo throughout the 2016 campaign and after assuming office will understand that the free Senior...

We’ll Deploy Military If Necessary – Nitiwul

The Minister of Defence, Dominic Nitiwul has indicated that government will not hesitate to deploy the military to fight the galamsey menace in the...

Galamsey Fight: We’ll Deploy Military If Necessary

The Minister of Defence, Dominic Nitiwul has indicated that government will not hesitate to deploy the military to fight the galamsey menace in the...

CHRAJ Cannot Be Trusted To Fight Corruption – Oguaa Residents

Some residents in the Cape Coast Metropolis have said the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) alone, cannot fight the canker of...

Gov’t New Direction On Free SHS Problematic, Lacks Consistency

Anyone who has carefully listened to H. E. President Akufo-Addo throughout the 2016 campaign and after assuming office will understand that the free Senior...

‘Hypocrite Gyampo Must Come Again’

Former Member of Parliament for North Dayi, George Loh, has accused political science lecturer Prof Ransford Gyampoh of hypocrisy. His accusation is a counter to...

Minority Are ‘hypocrites’, Hush Up! – Gyampo

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) and its Minority in Parliament are being “politically hypocritical” with the Delta Force 8 saga, Political Science lecturer, Prof...

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