Business

Entertainment

International

Local

Political

Sports

  • Nduom congratulates Sharks

    Owner of Elmina Sharks, Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, has commended his players for fighting to remain in the…

Hiring chairs killing us —Labone SHS headmistress Read more

Hiring chairs killing us —Labone SHS headmistress

A visit by the deputy Minister of Education-in-charge of General Education, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, has exposed some challenges in the implementation of the free Senior High School policy at the Labone SHS in Accra. According to the Headmistress of the school, Mrs. Cynthia Obuonti, the challenges were primarily as a result of the intake of the […]

We aren’t scared of Uber – GPRTU Read more

We aren’t scared of Uber – GPRTU

Taxi drivers operating under the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) have said they are not scared of competition from Uber, a global company that uses technology to connect people to taxi services, at an affordable rate. Speaking on Citi FM yesterday, Vice Chairman of GPRTU, Robert Saba, said they can also create a similar […]

GRA to seize goods without tax stamps Read more

GRA to seize goods without tax stamps

Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has served notice it will prosecute all business owners who fail to comply with the implementation of the Excise Stamp Policy. Defaulters will also risk a seizure of their goods for non-compliance. The sanctions are however, expected to be rolled out in April this year when the grace period would have […]

Analysts demand clarity over ExxonMobil agreement Read more

Analysts demand clarity over ExxonMobil agreement

Some energy sector analysts want government to come clear with the decision regarding direct negotiations with ExxonMobil over the latter’s preparations to start operations in Ghana’s oil industry. They argue that the seeming failure by the energy minister to resort to an open bidding process to select ExxonMobil requires further scrutiny of the deal. The […]

Expatriates didn’t pay monies – Gbeho insists Read more

Expatriates didn’t pay monies – Gbeho insists

Chairman of the Millennium Excellence Foundation, Ambassador Victor Gbeho, organisers of the controversial Ghana Expatriates Awards, has reiterated that the monies received by the Foundation in connection with the event were from voluntary sponsors. He said expatriates were not coerced to make the payments with the promise of sitting close to the President, Nana Addp […]

Let’s affirm women’s right to property – Adwoa Safo Read more

Let’s affirm women’s right to property – Adwoa Safo

Minister of State-in-charge of Public Procurement, Sarah Adwoa Safo, has told world leaders to do their best to affirm women’s right to property, to ensure their economic autonomy. Adwoa Safo, who is also the deputy Majority Leader of Ghana’s Parliament, made this observation in Iceland while addressing a forum of world leaders on Property Rights, […]

‘Bimbila still boiling’ Read more

‘Bimbila still boiling’

TENSION is still mounting in Bimbila in the Northern Region although government has deployed a sizeable number of military and police personnel to maintain peace with regard to the bloody shooting incident where three persons were killed and seven hospitalised. Speaking on Okay FM yesterday, Tamale Regional Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Police Command, Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), […]

Man, 25, escapes death after stealing fowls at Asuofua Read more

Man, 25, escapes death after stealing fowls at Asuofua

A 25-year-old man narrowly escaped death after stealing three fowls at Asuofua in the Atwima Nwabiagya District of the Ashanti Region. The incident, which happened last, Sunday January 14, attracted residents of the area to the scene when the suspect attempted to steal the chickens from a neighbouring house. Former Assemblyman for Asuofua Electoral area […]

Cabinet directs MoH  to takeover UGMC Read more

Cabinet directs MoH to takeover UGMC

Cabinet has directed the Ministry of Health to take over the University of Ghana Medical Centre (UGMC). The Public Relations Officer of the ministry who confirmed this to the media said  the move was in the interest of the public. “The ministry is taking over, just like it is mandated to ensure the health of […]

Angry man blasts ‘corrupt’ cops Read more

Angry man blasts ‘corrupt’ cops

A video has gone viral showing a man visibly annoyed at police officers collecting bribe from drivers on the road. The one-minute video was taken at an unknown location by a passenger occupying the back seat of the same vehicle of the displeased unidentified man who sat at the front next to a driver. The […]