Former Ghanaian President, John Agyekum Kufuor, has charged business universities in Ghana to adopt the international practice of providing opportunities for academically qualified chief executives to teach in their institutions. He said adopting such a practice will boost the capacity of Ghanaian universities will facilitate the training of students with …read more
The Ga Traditional Council (GTC) has placed a ban on drumming and noise-making in the traditional area starting from May 14 to June 14, 2018. The one-month long ban is a custom that precedes the celebration of the Homowo Festival of the chiefs and people of Ga Mashie. Nii Dodoo …read more
The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has said the three children who died after their parents sprayed a fumigant tablet lost their lives through the inhalation of a pesticide, Topstoxin The fumigation tablet, Topstoxin, the FDA said is a pesticide used for the control of insects in stored grain, process …read more
Management and staff of Total Petroleum Ghana, together with Stephen Appiah, the company’s brand Ambassador interacted with customers and gave them the best of customer service. This action forms part of the company’s customer week celebration -Top Service- which ended on 15th April 2018.
According to the Managing …read more
A young UK-born Ghanaian, Kwasi Anim-Boadu, was stabbed to death in a violent attack on Saturday, UK press reports. Kwasi Anim-Boadu was knifed near Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s home in Finsbury Park, reports the Standard UK.
The stabbing, in the early hours of Saturday morning, was the 39th fatal …read more
Billionaire Vincent Bollore is being held for questioning by French judicial police Tuesday as part of an investigation into possible bribes of public officials in two African countries. The probe -- which could result in charges against Bollore -- is looking at contracts awarded to his company for the operation of container …read more
Former President Jerry John Rawlings has in a meeting with former President of Cape Verde, Pedro de Verona Rodrigues Pires, expressed concern about the silence of the voice of Africa on global issues, describing it as ‘disturbing’. He said though there had been so many negative developments since the collapse …read more
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has wished the National Chief Imam, Sheikh Dr Osman Nuhu Sharubutu a happy birthday as he celebrates his 99th birthday. In a tweet Monday, Dr Bawumia said "Happy 99th birthday to the National Chief Imam of Ghana, Sheikh Dr Osman Nuhu Sharubutu.
"It is my …read more
Two members of Ghana's contingent to the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia did not return. The Ghana Badminton Association have confirmed Stella Amassah and Gifty Mensah disappeared from team Ghana’s camp and have still not been found.
This comes on the back of team captain Botsyo Nkegbe …read more
Information Minister Mustapha Hamid says it is his desire that the upcoming International Press Freedom Day will improve media ethics in Ghana. Speaking ahead of the celebration of the Day to be hosted by Ghana on May 3, Mr. Hamid says the ceremony is a good opportunity to improve media …read more
A man who survived a shark attack in Hawaii Thursday has in the past four years also survived being mauled by a bear and bitten by a rattlesnake, it has emerged. McWilliams suffered deep cuts to his legs when attacked by a shark while bodyboarding off Hawaii’s Kauai Thursday …read more
A man suspected of killing four people at a Waffle House in Tennessee has been arrested by police in Nashville. Police said Travis Reinking, 29, was caught in a wooded area. He allegedly opened fire at the restaurant on Sunday with an AR-15 rifle, before discarding his coat and fleeing …read more
A fire tore through a karaoke lounge in southern China on Tuesday, killing 18 people and injuring another five, as authorities arrested an arson suspect who had reportedly blocked the entrance with a motorcycle. The fire started after midnight in a three-storey building in Yingde, a town within Qingyuan City …read more
After just two years, Finland has abandoned its experiment with giving its citizens a basic income. The plan, which took effect at the beginning of 2017, gave 2,000 unemployed Finns a monthly stipend of 560 euros, equivalent to around $690 U.S., which amounted to more than $33 million …read more
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