Politics

More in this category »

Religion

More in this category »

Sports

More in this category »

Business

More in this category »

Other News

Sammy Gyamfi
Politics

Sammy Gyamfi beats Fred Agbenyo for NDC Communication Director position

Sammy Gyamfi has beaten Fred Agbenyo for the Communications Officer position of opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). Provisional results indicate Sammy Gyamfi beat Fred Agbenyo who was the deputy communications officer by a wider margin of about 4000 votes. Sammy Gyamfi used to be a spokesperson for former Kumasi Mayor, […]

Jordan Ayew
Soccer

Jordan Ayew hits brace to give Black Stars hope of qualification

Jordan Ayew enjoyed a dream return to the Ghana national team on Sunday afternoon as he struck twice in the first half of the Black Stars 2-0 victory over Ethiopia in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. The Crystal Palace striker was handed a start in Addis Ababa, joining […]

Fat-clogged cells explain why obesity can cause cancer
Health

Fat-clogged cells explain why obesity can cause cancer

A new discovery could explain why obese people are more likely to develop cancer, scientists say. A type of cell the body uses to destroy cancerous tissue gets clogged by fat and stops working, the team, from Trinity College Dublin, found. Obesity is the biggest preventable cause of cancer in […]

Thomas Partey
Soccer

Partey nominated for BBC African Best Player Award

Ghana international and Atletico Madrid midfielder Thomas Teye Partey has been nominated for the 2018 BBC Africa Player of the Year Award. He was nominated alongside Medhi Benatia, Kalidou Koulibaly, Sadio Mane, and Mohamed Salah for the award. It has been an outstanding year for Partey, a first time nominee, […]

George Amponsah Duodu
Homeland News

Assistant headmaster of Kumasi High SHS suspended over sodomy allegations

An Assistant Headmaster at Kumasi High School has been suspended, pending investigations into allegations of sodomy against him. The 54-year-old year old George Amponsah-Duodu, is accused of engaging in the alleged acts with students of the all-male school. The Regional Education Directorate has referred the matter to the Disciplinary Committee […]

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Education Minister
Homeland News

Teachers to lose jobs if students fail external exams

The Minister of Education, Dr Mathew Opoku-Prempeh, has stated that measures are being put in place to tie the continuous stay of school managers and teachers at work to the educational outcomes of their students. He said the initiative to be rolled out within the shortest possible time was meant […]

NAGSDA delegates at session
Religion

NAGSDA Ends Session; Elects New Leaders

The second triennial session of the North America Ghanaian Seventh-Day Adventists (NAGSDA) ended over the weekend at Columbus, Ohio with leaders resolved to carry the organization to a new level and facilitate the proclamation of the everlasting gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus and the commandments of God to […]

Melania Trump paid a courtesy visit to Osabarima Kwesi Atta ll
Politics

US first lady,Melania Trump, visits Ghana slave fort

US First Lady Melania Trump has visited a former slave fort in Ghana on the second day of her solo trip to Africa. She said the “dungeon is really something that people should see and experience” and “what happened so many years ago is really a tragedy”. People were kept […]

Chained up while seeking mental health
Health

Chained up while seeking mental health help in Ghana

Low income countries spend on average just 0.5% of their health budgets on mental health, according to the World Health Organization. In Ghana, that means there is just one psychiatrist to treat every 1.2m people. Many people with mental health problems therefore turn to “prayer camps” and traditional healing centres […]

File photo of some deportees
Uncategorized

Ghana-U.S. reach agreement to deport 7000 Ghanaians

Ghana’s Ambassador to the United States has reached a diplomatic understanding with authorities to deport 7000 Ghanaians from the country. Dr. Baffour Adjei-Bawuah said there is no longer any dispute with the nationality of the affected persons which had been a bone of contention earlier. He said American immigration office […]