• Black Stars Demanded $ 120,000

    Former Minister of Youth and Sports (MOYS) Mr. Elvis Afriyie Ankrah has revealed that players of the senior national team the Black Stars demanded $120,000 as appearance fees. This was contained in the Ghana Football Association (GFA) draft budget that was brought to the Ministry ahead of the World Cup. According to him when it was brought, he informed them [...]

    Black Stars Demanded $ 120,000
  • Liberian Troops Enforce Quarantine

    Security forces in Liberia’s capital have deployed to enforce a quarantine in a large slum area in Monrovia in order to contain the spread of Ebola. The isolation of West Point and a countrywide night-time curfew are the latest anti-Ebola measures to be ordered by the president. “We have been unable to control the spread due to continued denials… disregard [...]

    Liberian Troops Enforce Quarantine
  • Govt To Establish New Airline

    GOVERNMENT yesterday signed a transactional advisory service agreement with the World Bank through Public Private Partnership (CPP)  to establish a national airline. The $30 million loan facility, among other things is  to support government to develop institutional capacity in line of achieving the Public Private Partnership agenda. The Minister of Transport, Mrs. Dzifa Aku Attivor, who signed for Ghana, said [...]

    Govt To Establish New Airline
  • 4 Killed In Gas Explosion

    Four people died and two others injured in an explosion at a house at Tema Community 12 during a processing of fabric products yesterday. Three of the dead were identified as Nana Appiah Osabarimah II, Akyim Takyimanhene, 65, the landlord, shephered and Kofi, both workers.  The fourth person is yet to be identified. Their bodies have been deposited at the [...]

    4 Killed In Gas Explosion
  • Ghana Determined To Fight Drug Trafficking

    FORMER Nigerian President, General Olusegun Obasanjo, who chairs the West Africa sub-region, Commission on Drugs (WACD), yesterday presented a report on drug trafficking in West Africa to President John Mahama at the Flagstaff House. Receiving the report, President Mahama vowed that Ghana would continue to maintain vigilance and be on the high alert to battle drug traffickers and drug lords [...]

    Ghana Determined To Fight Drug Trafficking
  • Nurses Prepare Against Ebola

    Nursing and Midwifery supervisors from Health facilities across the country were on Tuesday schooled on how to handle the outbreak of Ebola, at a national workshop on Ebola  Viral Disease (EVD)in Accra. The workshop which prepared the minds of nurses and relieved their fear of handling the disease was jointly organised by the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC), the Directorate [...]

    Nurses Prepare Against Ebola
  • URE Customs Fails To Meet Target

    The Ghana Revenue Authority, Customs Division in the Upper East Region has failed to meet its revenue collection target of GH¢ 5,180,000 during the first six months of the year. It made GH¢ 2, 905,961.08, slightly above half of the target from collections between January and June. Mr John Baptist Dumba, Assistant Commissioner (AC) of the Upper East Regional Command [...]

    URE Customs Fails To Meet Target
  • Ghana Joins League Of 4G LTE Users

    Across the world, telecommunications network operators continue to view data as a substantial income revenue source for their businesses. Telecommunications providers have come to the realization that unlike voice, data consumption depends on many things and this makes it easy for them to scale up average usage volumes per user. One way of doing this is by giving subscribers fast [...]

    Ghana Joins League Of 4G LTE Users
  • Kufuor Expresses Disquiet

    Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has expressed disquiet and unhappiness at the violence and thuggery that marred a press conference by the New Patriotic Party’s Chairman and General Secretary in Accra on Tuesday. In a statement signed by his Spokesperson, Frank Agyekum, Kufuor said “thuggery is not part of our party’s tradition. It is alien to us.”Those responsible for the [...]

    Kufuor Expresses Disquiet
  • I Fear For My Life – Kwabena Agyepong

    Barely twenty- four hours after some New Patriotic Party (NPP) supporters stormed the party’s head office at Asylum Down in Accra, its  general secretary, Kwabena Agyepong, says he feared for his life, hence his decision to change the security men at the party’s headquarters. According to him, some violent actions involving the security personnel in recent times made it difficult [...]

    I Fear For My Life – Kwabena  Agyepong
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Politics »

CPP Urges Samller Parties To Unite

CPP Urges Samller Parties To Unite

August 21, 2014 at 9:07 am

The Convention People’s Party (CPP) is calling on other smaller political parties (Nkrumaists) in the country to capitalize on the National Democratic Congress (NDC) government’s...

  • Ceasefire :  Akufo – Addo Urges
    Ceasefire : Akufo – Addo Urges

    The twice presidential candidate and flagbearer aspirant of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo...

    August 21, 2014 at 8:59 am
  • Kufuor Expresses Disquiet
    Kufuor Expresses Disquiet

    Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has expressed disquiet and unhappiness at the violence and thuggery that marred...

    August 21, 2014 at 8:53 am
  • I Fear For My Life – Kwabena  Agyepong
    I Fear For My Life – Kwabena Agyepong

    Barely twenty- four hours after some New Patriotic Party (NPP) supporters stormed the party’s head office at...

    August 21, 2014 at 8:42 am

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URE Customs Fails To Meet Target

URE Customs Fails To Meet Target

August 21, 2014 at 9:39 am

The Ghana Revenue Authority, Customs Division in the Upper East Region has failed to meet its revenue collection target of GH¢ 5,180,000 during the first six months of the...

 

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Education »

17 Teachers Sacked In Jaman South

17 Teachers Sacked In Jaman South

August 21, 2014 at 11:49 am

The Jaman South District Directorate of Education has withdrawn the services of 17 teachers for poor performance and entering the profession with fake certificates. Mr Kingsley...

 

Sports »

Black Stars Demanded $ 120,000

Black Stars Demanded $ 120,000

August 21, 2014 at 11:56 am

Former Minister of Youth and Sports (MOYS) Mr. Elvis Afriyie Ankrah has revealed that players of the senior national team the Black Stars demanded $120,000 as appearance fees. This...

Human Interest

Ronaldo Injured In Madrid–Atletoco Draw

Ronaldo Injured In Madrid–Atletoco Draw

A Raul Garcia equaliser two minutes from time denied James Rodriguez a dream home debut for Real Madrid as Atletico Madrid salvaged a 1-1 draw in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup on Tuesday. Rodriguez had surprisingly started on the bench, but replaced Cristiano Ronaldo at half-time when the World Player of the Year was substituted due to [...]

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FIFA To Host Global Sports Ethics Conference

FIFA To Host Global Sports Ethics Conference

FIFA has revealed it will host the first ever World Summit on Ethics in Sports, which will be opened by President Sepp Blatter, at its Zurich headquarters next month. Global figures from across a number of sectors, including politics, business, academia and non-Governmental organisations, will gather in the Swiss city on September 19 to discuss sport’s role in solving societal [...]

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Education Standards Falling In V.R -Ablakwa

Education Standards Falling In V.R -Ablakwa

Mr Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, Deputy Minister of Education, has expressed worry over the falling standards of education in the Volta Region. He said the issue was also of much concern to government, stating that the North Tongo District in the region recorded zero per cent in the recent past Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE). Speaking at the durbar of the [...]

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Militants Kill Reporter On Video

Militants Kill Reporter On Video

The Islamic State (IS) has released a video online purporting to show the beheading of US journalist James Foley, who went missing in Syria in 2012. The jihadist militant group said the killing was revenge for US air strikes against its fighters in Iraq. Foley’s mother Diane said on Facebook she was proud of her son: “He gave his life [...]

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Pakistan Anti-Gov’t Protesters 	              Blockade Parliament

Pakistan Anti-Gov’t Protesters Blockade Parliament

Protesters demanding the  fall of the Pakistani government blockaded parliament and key ministries yesterday in the latest round of a week-long political drama that has shaken the restive nuclear-armed nation. Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan and populist cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri had Tuesday led followers in a late-night march on the parliament building, the culmination of a week-long standoff with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. [...]

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