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President Akufo-Addo
Opinion

Finally, Ghana Has The Sort Of Leadership It Needs And Deserves

Predictably, in the wake of the ruling by the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) in favor of Ghana vis-à-vis the latter country’s longstanding dispute with the leaders of La Cote d’Ivoire (or The Ivory Coast), its western neighbor, the gut reaction of former President John Dramani […]

A number of businesses set up stands at Manhyia
Business Opinion

Ghana economic reforms needed: Rocket science

It was with unexpected confidence that Ghanaian Finance Minister, Ken Offori-Atta, presented his latest budget to parliament last week. His bold claims to have “turned the economy around” and brought “relief to Ghanaians” raised more than a few eyebrows on the floor – not least due to the paucity of […]

President Akufo-Addo in a sit-down interview with Al Jazeera TV
Homeland News

Akufo-Addo: Africa’s march of democracy hard to reverse

The president of Ghana talks to Al Jazeera about his country’s democratic success and his hopes for the continent. Typically associated in international media with political instability, disease, poverty, corruption, dictatorships and a lack of human rights and democracy, African countries struggle to deconstruct the stereotypes. One of the few […]

First lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo
Homeland News Local Others

Ghanaians In China Charged To Project Ghana

The First Lady, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has urged Ghanaians living and working in China to project the good name of Ghana as they seek more knowledge to help develop the country. ‘There is a lot to learn from China, therefore, those of you here should learn and bring the knowledge […]

President Akufo-Addo in a sit-down interview with Al Jazeera TV
Homeland News

Homosexuality not on Ghana’s agenda – President Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo- Addo has said the issue of same-sex relationships was not on the agenda of the West African country. He, however, believes that its snowball effect will soon reach Africa. Akufo-Addo was speaking in an interview with Gulf news channel, Al Jazeera, during which he […]

Afia Pokuaa, News Editor, Adom FM
Lifestyle

Juju was used to kill KABA – Afia Pokuaa

Ace broadcaster and radio personality Afia Pokuaa has hinted that her colleague, Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong, also known as KABA who passed on last Saturday may have been killed by voodoo or juju and not by natural causes. In a Facebook post on Wednesday, she wrote: “Why do we use […]

Dormitory of a SHS in Ghana
Homeland News

SHS students living in ‘death traps’ – GES Director

The Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES), Professor Akwasi Opoku-Amankwah has joined a few government officials to accept limitations in the implementation of the, ‘free SHS’ policy. The professor who made the admission on Kumasi-based Hello Fm in an interview on Tuesday said he confronted the appalling conditions of […]

President Robert Mugabe, 92, Zimbabwe’s ruler of 37 years, has received up to $1.2 million for his trips, a former minister said. Credit Philimon Bulawayo/Reuters
World

Robert Mugabe resigns as president of Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has resigned, parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda has said. A letter from Mr Mugabe said that the decision was voluntary and that he had made it to allow a smooth transition of power. The surprise announcement halted an impeachment hearing that had begun against him. Lawmakers roared […]

Mrs Cecilia Kwakye Cofie, President CHASS
Homeland News

Senior High Schools to be closed down for lack of funds

The President of the Conference of Heads of Assisted Secondary Schools (CHASS), Mrs Cecilia Kwakye Cofie, has called on the government to, as a matter of urgency, release subsidies which have been in arrears for three terms to senior high schools (SHSs). She said SHSs risked being closed down prematurely […]

The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo (centre), Qatar Chamber (QC) Vice-Chairman Mohamed bin Towar Al Kuwari (sixth right) and other prominent Qatari businessmen at the Qatar Chamber headquarters in Doha, yesterday.
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Qatari businesses invited to invest in Ghana

The President of the Republic of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo called on Qatari businesses to invest in promising sectors of the  Ghanaian economy, which include agriculture, mining and gas industry among others. This came during a meeting with Qatari businessmen yesterday headed by Qatar Chamber (QC) Vice-Chairman Mohamed bin Towar Al […]