Religion

Ghanaian Muslim pilgrims
Religion

Hajj: 3 Ghanaian pilgrims die in Saudi Arabia

Three Ghanaian Muslim pilgrims, who were part of this year’s Hajj have died in Saudi Arabia, the Hajj Board has confirmed. They are made up of two females who were said to have died from natural causes and one male who died from a medical condition. One of the females […]

some items destroyed by the fire
Religion

Police investigate the burning of a church

The police have opened investigations into a land dispute that allegedly resulted in the burning down of the Believers House of Worship Church at Okpoi Gonno, near Teshie in Accra. A day after the act, the police invited the feuding parties as they seek to unravel the cause and identify […]

church building set ablaze
Religion

Clergy blames Akufo-Addo for the burning of their church building

The Concerned Clergy Association has blamed President Akufo-Addo for the arson attack on the Believers House of Worship Church on the Spintex Road. Gun wielding men, clad in NPP colors,on Monday August 28 set the 2000 seating capacity church building ablaze. Head pastor of the church Rev Abraham Lamptey told […]

Dr Bawumia, Vice President
Religion

We’ve cleared accumulated Hajj debt – Bawumia

Government has paid off the accumulated debt piled by the previous Hajj Board administration which supervised the 2016 Hajj activities. According to the Vice President, Dr. Alhaji Mahamudu Bawumia, 425 fully paid pilgrims could not make it to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia yet their monies were not refunded He […]

President Akufo-Addo
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President Akufo-Addo will be assassinated – Prophet

Government will have to declare a national day of prayer in order to avert any possible assassination attempt against the president, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo. This is according to Prophet Reynolds Oduro Gyebi – a well known man of God who distinctly predicted the Kintampo Falls disaster in 2016. Prophet […]

NAGSDA Youth at 20th Anniversary
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NAGSDA Youth celebrates 20th anniversary in style

Over 1000 young North America Ghanaian Seventh-Day Adventists celebrated 20 years of annual youth camp in style at Marywood University in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Singing and dancing through Marywood University on Wednesday morning, nearly 1,000 Ghanaians wanted to share the “good news.” “We want the youth to know… Christ should be […]

Apostle Dr. Kwadwo Onyinah, Chairman of the church of Pentecost
Religion

Funding Christian pilgrims misplaced priority- Onyinah

The Chairman of the Church of Pentecost, Apostle Dr Kwadwo Nimfour Opoku Onyinah, has described as a misplaced priority, government’s decision to sponsor Christian pilgrims. Before his confirmation as Minister of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, Mr Kofi Dzamesi told parliament’s Appointments Committee that the Akufo-Addo government will institute a Pilgrimage […]

Vice President Dr. Bawumia with the Chief Imam of Ghana Sheikh Dr Osmanu Nuhu Sharabutu
Religion

Pilgrims will be fed this year – Bawumia

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has announced government’s plans to provide food and transportation to Ghanaian pilgrims who travel to Mecca. The previous Hajj Board left a chunk of debt totaling about 23 million cedis on the neck of the current administration after funding air tickets of some pilgrims […]

SDA Church in Ghana has not banned Muslims on any campus
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SDA Church in Ghana has not banned Muslims on any campus

Seventh-day Adventist leaders in Ghana released a letter addressed to an online media outlet in the African country, to counterclaim a false report about an alleged Muslim ban on an Adventist college campus. Signed by Solace Awa Asafo, communication director of the Adventist church in Southern Ghana, the May 19 […]

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Minister of Education
Religion

Govt to hand over mission schools to religious bodies

The government will soon return the management and supervision of mission schools to religious bodies, the Minister of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has hinted. The move, according to the minister, would be in fulfilment of the 2016 manifesto pledge of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the run-up to […]