17Jun

Barbados Requests 375 Ghanaian Nurses – Akufo-Addo Accepts In Principle

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has agreed in principle to send about 375 Ghanaian nurses to Barbados to work in government medical facilities in that country. The Prime Minister of Barbados, Ms Mia Amor Mottley, put in the request for the services of nurses from Ghana during bilateral talks with President Akufo-Addo in Bridgetown, […]

17Jun

Graduate Entrepreneurs To Be Posted To Their Own Firms For National Service

Graduate entrepreneurs who wish to do their national service through their own projects can now do so after a successful pilot last year which saw 20 of such graduates complete their national service programmes working on their own projects. The National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme (NEIP) last year arranged for some graduates to continue operating […]

17Jun

EC Begins Limited Voters’ Registration Today

The Electoral Commission today began a Limited Voters’ Registration exercise nationwide, to register Ghanaians who have turned 18 since the last registration as well as those who, for one reason or another, have never registered to do so. It forms part of the Commission’s preparations towards the conduct of the 2019 district level election of […]

10Jun

Coach Kwasi Appiah Names Final Squad For AFCON 2019

Ghana head coach, Kwasi Appiah, has named his final 23-man squad that will represent the Black Stars during the 2019 AFCON in Egypt. Ghana, who finished fourth at the last edition of the AFCON after losing 0-1 to Burkina Faso, will be playing in Group F alongside Cameroon Guinea Bissau and Benin in the tournament […]

10Jun

Be Faithful To God – Apostle Yeboah Urges Pastors

The Chairman of the Christ Apostolic Church International (CACI), Apostle George Yeboah, has urged his compatriots in the ministry to be faithful unto themselves, to God and work hard to fulfil the purpose of their calling. In carrying out their assignments, he said, they were obliged to lead righteous lives, without which the Bible had […]

29May

2020 Census To Cost GH¢500m — Govt Statistician

The Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) estimates that it could cost the country around GH¢500 million to conduct a National Census in 2020 to determine the number of persons living in the country and the kind of houses they reside in. The amount is needed to resource the service, including the purchase of tablets and other […]

29May

2019 WASSCE Leakage Reports; WAEC Initiates Investigations

Following reports of leakage of examination papers in the 2019 ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for school candidates, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has explained that it has increased the inspection and monitoring of the examination at the various centres. In a statement signed and issued on Tuesday evening by Mrs […]

24May

40-Year Devt Plan Not Binding On Successive Govts – Prof. Adei

The National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) says the country’s 40-year development plan could not be binding on successive governments because it did not receive authorisation for it to be carried out. “Ghana does not have a 40-year development plan. There was a draft but it was not passed by the previous administration before they left […]

24May

Theresa May Announces Resignation On Friday June 7

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that she will resign as Conservative leader on June 7, paving way for a contest to decide a new UK Prime Minister. In an emotional statement in Downing Street Mrs May said she had “done my best” to honour the 2016 EU referendum result. It would remain a […]