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NPP must admit it has failed Ghanaians

A former deputy Minister for Power, John Jinapor says the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has “failed abysmally” in delivering on its campaign promises. He...

Lands Minister disbands ‘unauthorized’ anti-galamsey taskforces

The Minister for Lands and Natural Resources has issued a strong warning to unauthorized persons and groups parading themselves as security officials deployed to...

Security tightened in Saboba following renewed clashes

A joint police and military team is patrolling parts of the Soboba District of the Northern Region after renewed clashes between two clans left...

We’ll appeal injunction against #FixTheCountry protest

A convener of a social media movement, #FixTheCountry, Oliver Barker-Vormawor says the group will head to court to appeal the injunction stopping their planned...

Nana Addo still committed to fighting galamsey – Gideon Boako

A spokesperson for the Vice President, Gideon Boako says President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has not reneged on his promise to fight illegal mining,...

Winners of Citi TV/Citi FM’s ‘Thank you Mama’ promo to be announced tomorrow

The top three winners of Citi FM and Citi TV‘s ‘Thank You Mama’ promotion will be announced tomorrow, Friday, May 7, 2021, on the...

Ban on drumming, noise making in Accra to begin on May 10

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) says the annual ban on drumming and noise-making in the Ga Traditional Area will commence on Monday, May 10,...

Fire cases reduce by 50% in 1st quarter of 2021

Statistics from the Ghana National Fire Service for the first quarter of 2021 has shown a 50% decline in fire incidents in the Bono...

General News

Education

St John’s Grammar to Throw Out Two Sisters of Achimota Rastaboy If they Don’t Cut their Hair

The father of one of the two rastaboys who were denied admission into Achimota School has revealed that his two other daughters are now...

Have You Thought Of The Innocent Boy Caught In The Middle Of All This? – Nana Aba Questions GES and Achimota School

Ace broadcaster Nana Aba Anamoah has questioned insensitive Ghana Education Service Education(GES) and heads of Achimota SHS for not thinking about the child in...

We’ve trained 52,000 teachers to curb spread of COVID-19 in schools – GES

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has said it has trained 52,000 teachers to help curb the spread of COVID-19 in schools across the country. The...

Matter Chop Hot: No ‘Re-posting’ this year – GES

The management of the Ghana Education Service (GES) wishes to inform all newly recruited teachers that no Re-posting will be permitted this year. According to...

Business

Corruption: Government must pay attention to internal auditing

Government must pay more attention to internal auditing to win the fight against corruption, Dr. Eric Oduro Osae, Director General, Internal Audit Agency (IAA),...

Employment Ministry to engage labour organisations on daily Minimum Wage

The Ministry of Employment and Labour Relations is to meet Organized Labour and the various Employers’ Associations to commence negotiations on the determination of...

Pair trawling disturbing fisherfolks, enforce the laws – Governance Expert to Govt

A Governance Expert and Entrepreneur, Mr Alexander Martey, has asked the government to enforce the laws to deal with the issue of pair trawling...

German Cooperation, Trade Ministry collaborate to develop Industrial parks and automotive sector

Ghana’s Automotive Sector is set to witness a major transformation after receiving a grant of over 540,000 Euros from the German Cooperation. The grant agreement...

Crime

Man allegedly beats wife to death and deposits body in morgue

Police in Denu have arrested Mr Gali Golo, a 38-year old fisherman for allegedly beating his wife, Madam Beatrice Logosu, 34 to death. His arrest...

V/R: A 25-year-old Lady murdered by boyfriend over alleged cheating

A 25-year old lady, Harriet Kafui Ahiati, was murdered last night under bizarre circumstances in the Volta regional capital of Ho. The incident which took...

4 Persons Arrested For Taxi Robbery At Asamankese

A gang of four young men who allegedly hired a taxi cab from Kumasi and ended up beating the driver to snatch it are...

51-year-old Man arrested over GRA recruitment scam

A 51-year-old self -acclaimed contractor is in the grips of the police for allegedly defrauding two people of large sums of money with the...

Politics

Two Grown Men, In fact ‘Olumen’, Trade Insults Like Children In Ghana’s Parliament – Video

Two old men trading insults in Parliament – that’s what lawmaking in Ghana has been reduced to. Despite all the problems facing Ghana, Speaker of...

Mahama’s Petition Is Bogus – Akufo-Addo

Lawyers for President Nana Addo have prayed the Supreme Court to dismiss the Petitioner’s case as it discloses no reasonable cause of action. President Nana...

Minister designate for National Security commends Peace Council

The Minister designate for National Security, Mr Albert Kan-Dapaah, has commended the National Peace Council (NPC) for its contribution towards a peaceful election last...

EC did not pad votes in favour of Akufo-Addo – Jean Mensa

The Electoral Commission (EC) Chairperson, Jean Mensa, in her election petition witness statement, has maintained that President Akufo-Addo is the legitimate winner of the...

Dismiss Mahama’s unfounded election petition – Akufo-Addo to Supreme Court

President Akufo-Addo has again attacked the substance of John Mahama’s election petition calling it illogical and bizarre, among others. In his preliminary objection statement, the...

I have no desire to contest Mahama for NDC flagbearership – Ofosu Ampofo

National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Samuel Ofosu Ampofo has said his attention has been drawn to a social media publication by...

Fomena MP officially writes to Speaker to join NPP caucus

The Independent Member of Parliament for Fomena who is also the 2nd Deputy Speaker, Andrew Asiamah Amoako, has officially written to the Speaker of...

You can’t become president with lies – Akufo Addo to Mahama

The President, Nana Akufo-Addo says the series of attacks on him by National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearer John Mahama are clear indications that he...

Health & Fitness

Ashanti NHIS Membership Reaches Over 2.9 Million

In spite of the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on businesses, the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) in the Ashanti Region made a...

Ghana begins digital verification of COVID-19 test results

Ghana (GHS) has become the first country in the ECOWAS Sub region to deploy a system for digital verification of COVID-19 PCR test results. The...

Ridge Hospital launches telemedicine App to reduce congestion

The Medical Director of the Greater Accra Regional Hospital, Dr. Emmanuel Srofenyo, has called on the public to utilise a telemedicine application deployed to...

Election 2020

Ghanaians have spoken loudly and clearly for NPP – John Boadu

Ghanaians have once again spoke loudly and clearly to give the flag bearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the President of the...

Sacked NPP MP wins Fomena seat as independent candidate

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Fomena in the Ashanti Region, Andrew Amoako Asiamah who was dismissed by the party...

KT Hammond wins Adansi Asokwa constituency seat

The New Patriotic Party’s parliamentary candidate for the Adansi Asokwa constituency, KT Hammond has emerged victorious in the December 7 polls. He polled 18,250 votes...

BREAKING: Two EC Officials arrested for cutting off Akufo-Addo’s picture on Ballot papers [See Photos]

Ghananews.org has gathered an image column of Akufo Addo has been removed from the ballot papers. However, our portal gathered that one of the EC...

Sports

Wamanafo Royals handed home ban and fined Gh¢ 20,000 for assaulting referees

Ghana Division One League side, Wamanafo Might Royals, have been banned from playing matches at their their home grounds and fined a total of...

Fabio Gama open to playing for the Black Stars in the future

Asante Kotoko ace, Fabio Gama has left the door open on playing for Ghana’s Black Stars in the future. The 28 year old attacking midfielder...

AFCON 2021: Malawi qualifies, five more teams to go

Malawi on Monday evening beat Uganda 1-0 to secure a place in the 2021 AFCON competition which comes up in Cameroon next year. It...

Neymar wants Lionel Messi reunion next season

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) forward Neymar has expressed his desired to play with former team-mate Lionel Messi next season. Messi wanted to leave Barcelona in the...

Entertainment & Showbiz

Mark Okraku Mantey nominated as Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture

Ghanaian music producer, Mark Okraku Mantey has been nominated by the President, Nana Akufo-Addo, for the position of Deputy Minister of Tourism, Arts and...

Akuapem Poloo yet to be released from Police custody despite being granted bail

Social media sensation, Rosemond Brown, popularly known as Akuapem Poloo, is yet to be released hours after the Criminal Division of the High Court...

Eii Kabute Pe Akesesem! Sarkodie Flies To UK To Fix An 18k Gold Tooth – Video

Rapper Sarkodie is currently in the United Kingdom, a trip which social media users are enjoying on his Instagram feed in short videos. Sarkodie who...