• Monday, August 20, 2018

Business

Revealed: Menzgold not licenced to sell, trade gold locally

It has emerged that Menzgold's business module of buying gold and subsequently advancing interests to investors in Ghana is...

PROSECUTE PERSONS INVOLVED IN THE SEVEN COLLAPSED BANK

The Christian Council of Ghana has called for the prosecution of persons who played various roles in the collapse...

1,350 Businesses Benefit From Presidential Business Support Programme

One thousand, three hundred and fifty (1,350) businesses, from all ten regions of the country, are the first beneficiaries...

Money laundering: BoG places GH¢60,000 fine on banks, others

Banks and Specialised Deposit Taking Institutions (SDIs) that fail to comply with the central bank’s Anti-Money Laundering regulations risk...

207 Companies Evade GH¢666m Tax

Tax Evasion Some 207 companies that are keeping their imported products in bonded warehouses have evaded import duties and...

15 Banks ready to recapitalise – 17 Still on capital hunt

Fifteen out of the 32 banks are now in line to recapitalise to GH¢400 million by December this year....

Education

BE FIRM IN THE DOUBLE TRACK SYSTEM-IFEST TELLS GOV’T

The Institute for Education Studies (IFEST) has urged government to be resolute in the implementation of the double track...

GOVERNMENT TO SAVE 1BN CEDIS FROM DOUBLE TRACK SYSTEM EDUCATION MINISTER

The Government of Ghana has stated that the double track system will save the country a billon of cedis....

Suspend Double-Track System at Senior High School Level-GNECC

Government has been called upon to suspend its ongoing process to implement the double-track system at the Senior High...

STATE TO PROVIDE GRANT FOR PRIVATE UNIVERSITIES

The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that Government is taking steps to accelerate the grant...

“Colleges Of Education To Be Upgraded To University Colleges In September” – President...

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has stated that from the 2018/19 academic year, which begins...

BECE STARTS WITH OVER 500,000 CANDIDATES

A total of 509,824 candidates from 16,060 basic schools will be sitting for this years’ Basic Education Certificate Examination...

ENTERTAINMENT

Wendy Shay features her boyfriend in new music video

Wendy Shay of RuffTown records is arguably the most popular female artiste in Ghana since she came into the...

Christiane Amanpour divorcing husband after 20 years

CNN host Christiane Amanpour and husband Jamie Rubin are divorcing after 20 years of marriage, according to a friend....

C.K. Mann Goes Home This Saturday

C.K. Mann The late C.K. Mann will be buried on Saturday, July 14 in Takoradi. He was 82. According...

OJ ADVICES GOSPEL MUSICIANS TO STOP USING JUJU

Ghanaian gospel musician Michael Oware Sakyi, known in gospel music circles as OJ has stated that a gospel musician...

MURDERED RAPPER’S KILLER ARRESTED

The murderer of rapper Jahseh Onfroy known in showbiz as XXXTentacion has been arrested yesterday, the 24th June, 2018....

Nigerian music star D’banj’s son ‘drowns at home’

The one-year-old son of Nigerian music star D'banj has drowned in a pool at his home in the commercial...

Health

New Korle-Bu CEO to be appointed this week – Dr Okoe-Boye

The new Board Chairman of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH), Dr Bernard Okoe-Boye has assured that the hospital will...

LACK OF FAMILY PLANNING, A CAUSE OF POVERTY IN GHANA- RAWLINGS

Former President, Jerry John Rawlings said Ghana will face more challenges of worsening poverty if measures are not put...

NGO celebrates Sickle Cell Day

About 15,000 babies are born annually with sickle cell disease in the country. Out of the number, 50 to...

Blame the Health Minister for the Old Man’s Death—-Allotey Jacobs

The Central Regional chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr. Allotey Jacobs, has blamed the Health Minister...

MEDICAL MAL-PRACTICE IN GHANA: A CAUSE OF NEEDLESS PAIN AND DEATHS

Hospital negligence is a type of medical malpractice that involves improper conduct on the part of the hospital administration...

Kumawood Actor, Frank Naro Shows Love to Korle -Bu Children’s Department

To show his love and affection towards children, a fast rising movie actor and musician Frank Nero and his...

News

PREZ LAUNCHES PAN-AFRICA CHALLENGE TODAY

The president of the republic of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwah Akuffo-Addo has stated that he will today launch a...

President Akufo-Addo Makes Changes to his Government

President of the republic of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reshuffled appointees in his government as Mustapha Abdul...

“Government Will Not Change Law On Same-Sex Marriage” – President Akufo-Addo.

“And, let me assure that this Government has no plans to change the law on same-sex marriage. We have...

President Akufo-Addo Begins 5-Day Tour Of The Ashanti Region

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will from Friday, 10th August, 2018, embark on a 5-day tour...

AGYARKO SACKED

Following the controversy surrounding the review of the Ameri power deal, the President of Ghana Nana Addo Dankwah Akuffo-Addo has...

Abossey Okai Community Engulfed in Filth

The residents of Abossey Okai, a suburb of Accra have bemoaned the slow rate at which the Accra Metropolitan...

OPINION

HOMOSEXUALITIES TO GAIN ROOT IN GHANA?

Homosexuality, a subject that has caused much provocation among the public. The right and acceptance of Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals...

DISABILITY NOT INABILITY

Members of the public perceive the disabled as inferior just because they are physically challenged. The disabled are reminding...

HOOLIGANISM IN LEAGUE CENTERS MUST STOP

One way to promote equity in football and to maintain the good face of the game is to avoid...

ASOMDWEE PARK IN A SORRY STATE JUST AFTER SIX YEARS

In this episode of “STATE OF GHANA’S MONUMENTS” our reporter Naayirima Dery takes a look what has become of...

CHRISTIANSBURG CASTLE IDLE

Osu Castle, also known as Fort Christiansburg or simply “The Castle”, is  one of the castles in Ghana located...

ADDING VALUE TO GHANA TOURISTS SITES WILL BOOST TOURISM

The world marked World Heritage Day with a special look at monuments and sites. The International Day for Monuments and...

POLITICS

STEPHEN ATUBIGA TO RUN FOR PRESIDENT ON NDC TICKET

One of the candidates hoping to lead the opposition NDC in the 2020 elections, Stephen Atubiga, has emphasized his...

News Categories Home General News Ghana Politics Oil & Gas Telecoms Native Daughter...

The Eastern Regional Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Bismark Tawiah Boateng, is expected to face some...

Ken Agyapong apologises for branding Parliament cheap

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central, Mr Kennedy Agyapong, yesterday apologised to Parliament for saying that the...

New Nigeria opposition alliance aims to defeat Buhari

Nigeria's main opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) has formed an alliance with dozens of other parties in a bid...

Nigeria senate president cleared by top court

Nigeria's Supreme Court has cleared Senate President Bukola Saraki of all allegations of false asset declaration in a unanimous...

WHO LEADS NPP AFTER KOFORIDUA CONGRESS?

This weekend, starting from the 7th -8th of July, 2018, ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) will go to the...

Sports

RAG MUST BE INDEPENDENT—– ATTIFUL

The Referees Association of Ghana (RAG), experienced a massive shake-up from the Confederation of African Football (CAF), when eight...

Amuneke named Tanzania coach

Former Nigeria winger, Emmanuel Amuneke, has been named Tanzania national team coach on a two-year deal. The 1994 African...

Ashanti Regional Sports Committee Inaugurated

The Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei Mensah has advised the new Ashanti Regional Sports Committee to discharge their duties...

Black Queens to Start Camping Tomorrow

Ahead of the 2018 African women’s championship tournament which will be played in Ghana from the 17th November to...

BLACK PRINCESSES HEADCOACH RELEASES FINAL LIST OF 21 MAN SQUAD FOR FRANCE 2018

Ghana’s U20 women football team, Black Princesses will be leaving Ghana for this year’s women’s world cup championship which...

Ghana Tops African Arm-Wresting Championship

Golden Arms, the Ghana National Arm-wrestling team, have emerged winners at the just ended 2018 Arm-wrestling championship dubbed Go...