• Ban On Tilapia Import: Association Calls For Strict Enforcement

    The government has been urged to put in place adequate measures to enforce the ban on Tilapia import into the country. While commending the government for taking the bold initiative, the Ghana Aquaculture Association is of the view that the ban will be a decision in futility if not well monitored and enforced.

    Ban On Tilapia Import: Association Calls For Strict Enforcement
  • 2 SIM Box Fraudsters Arrested

    Two people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in sim box fraud. Evans Agbenyo, and Georgia Vera Mensah, both students in their 20s and two others, Christopher Kojo Ewusie and John Owusu, now on the run, are said to have diverted over one million international calls through a system, resulting in a loss of about GH¢3,093,200 ($836,000) revenue, within six months.

    2 SIM Box Fraudsters Arrested
  • TT Brothers To Introduce Customised Products

    A new set of customised products from distributors  of Maracuja drinks in Ghana, TT Brothers, called ‘Uncle T’ (or ‘Mr. T’), will soon hit the Ghanaian market. Speaking with The Ghanaian Times in Accra, Mr. Isaac Tetteh, Managing Director of TT Brothers said it was part of efforts by the company to introduce its own brand labels onto the Ghanaian market for [...]

    TT Brothers To Introduce Customised Products
  • The African Union Must Take The Ebola Case To The U.N. Security Council

    EBOLA is truly terrifying. The reason is that even killer malaria does NOT slay the doctors and nurses who try to cure it. But Ebola does. Only intensified scientific research can find a cure for Ebola. But unfortunately, there are two types of scientists in the world: those who are so concerned about the pain and death caused to humans [...]

    The African Union Must  Take The Ebola Case To The U.N. Security Council
  • Ghanaian Trio Feature In Africa’s Athletics Team

    The Confederation of African Athletics has announced the Africa team for the 2014 IAAF Continental Cup to be held in Marrakech, Morocco from September 13 to September 14. Among the male stars of the team are 800m runners Nijel Amos and Mohammed Aman, world indoor 1500m champion Ayanleh Souleiman and world 1500m champion Asbel Kiprop as well Egypt’s Ihab Abdelrahman [...]

    Ghanaian Trio Feature In Africa’s Athletics Team
  • Utd Beat Arsenal, City To Falcao Deal

    Manchester United have agreed to a loan deal for Monaco striker Radamel Falcao, subject to a medical and terms. The Colombia international, who cost Monaco 60 million euros last summer, is set to join Louis van Gaal’s squad, sources told ESPN FC. Falcao had also been a target of Real Madrid and had been linked with Arsenal and Manchester City.

    Utd Beat Arsenal, City To Falcao Deal
  • Sir Jonah Makes Case For Medical Education

    The Chancellor of the University of Cape Coast (UCC), Dr Sir Sam Jonah has called for the creation of enough opportunities for many more students to pursue medicine as a career in the country. “Many students with good grades do not make it to medical school in Ghana simply because of the intake limits. These same students can leave the [...]

    Sir Jonah Makes Case For Medical Education
  • Information Communication Technologies And Elections In Africa

    We’ve come a long way from the days when people met at a common place to deliberate on issues affecting the community and elected their leaders by a mere show of hands. This was the era of direct democracy, a practice common in ancient Athens, the world’s first democracy. Here, people physically gathered in one place and practiced direct democracy. [...]

    Information Communication Technologies And Elections In Africa
  • Black Stars Start Training Tomorrow For Date With Uganda

    The senior national men’s soccer team, the Black Stars, will begin preparation for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers tomorrow Twenty-four players have been invited for the double-header against Uganda and Togo. As per the schedule released by the Ghana Football Association last Friday, the 24 players will begin arriving today.

    Black Stars Start Training Tomorrow For  Date With Uganda
  • Akufo-Addo In Landslide Victory

    Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, a presidential hopeful of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) yesterday asserted his dominion over other aspirants, when he won the Special Electoral Congress by a landslide. The twice presidential candidate polled 598 out of the 740 valid votes cast. There were no rejected ballots. The results would be a rude shock to Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen, Nana [...]

    Akufo-Addo In Landslide Victory
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Akufo-Addo In Landslide Victory

Akufo-Addo In Landslide Victory

September 1, 2014 at 8:05 am

Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, a presidential hopeful of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) yesterday asserted his dominion over other aspirants, when he won the Special Electoral...

  • Prophet Predicts Victory For NDC In 2016
    Prophet Predicts Victory For NDC In 2016

    The founder and general overseer of Word Victory Chapel International, Prophet Doctor Emmanuel Kofi Enim has prophesied...

    August 29, 2014 at 11:27 am
  • High Court To Hear Rawlings’ Case
    High Court To Hear Rawlings’ Case

    An Accra Fast Track High Court will on Thursday, September 4 hear a writ filed by former President Jerry John Rawlings...

    August 29, 2014 at 11:22 am
  • NPP Disciplinary Committee Ready

    The ‘raging’ crises in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) may soon be a thing of the past as the party gets its...

    August 29, 2014 at 9:26 am

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Ban On Tilapia Import: Association Calls For Strict Enforcement

Ban On Tilapia Import: Association Calls For Strict Enforcement

September 2, 2014 at 8:50 am

The government has been urged to put in place adequate measures to enforce the ban on Tilapia import into the country. While commending the government for taking the bold...

 

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Dr Dzisah Appointed Rector Of GIJ

Dr Dzisah Appointed Rector Of GIJ

September 1, 2014 at 12:15 pm

The Governing Council of the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ) has appointed Dr. Wilberforce Sefakor Dzisah as the Rector of the institute with effect from today. He succeeds...

 

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Ghanaian Trio Feature In Africa’s Athletics Team

Ghanaian Trio Feature In Africa’s Athletics Team

September 2, 2014 at 8:05 am

The Confederation of African Athletics has announced the Africa team for the 2014 IAAF Continental Cup to be held in Marrakech, Morocco from September 13 to September 14. Among...

Human Interest

Anloga Cops Save Fetish Priest

The Police at Anloga, in the Keta municipality, last Friday had to sneak a 28-year-old fetish priest, Kwaku Tettezah, into the Anloga Magistrate Court room, to prevent him from being lynched. The crowd, which began gathering as early as 7 a.m. and delayed proceedings, kept growing and the police suspected they could do something untowards, should they lay hands on the suspect [...]

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Lesotho PM Flees ‘Military Coup’

Lesotho PM Flees ‘Military Coup’

The prime minister of the southern African kingdom of Lesotho has fled to South Africa, alleging a coup by the army and saying his life is in danger. Speaking to the BBC, Thomas Thabane said he would return from South Africa, which surrounds Lesotho, “as soon as I know I am not going to get killed”.

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Putin Urges Talks On East Ukraine

Putin Urges Talks On East Ukraine

President Putin has called for talks to discuss “statehood” for eastern Ukraine, Russian media report. He said the issue needed to be discussed to ensure the interests of local people “are definitely upheld”. His comments came after the EU gave Russia a one-week ultimatum to reverse course in Ukraine or face sanctions. Russia denies Western accusations that its forces have [...]

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S. Leone Move Afcon Clash To Lubumbashi

Sierra Leone are to host their 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Democratic Republic Of Congo in the Congolese city of Lubumbashi on September 10. The match, which was originally scheduled to take place in Freetown, was ordered to be played at a neutral venue by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) because of the Ebola outbreak in [...]

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Murray In Good Shape To Face Tsonga

Murray In Good Shape To Face Tsonga

Andy Murray believes his physical problems from early in the tournament are behind him as he heads into the second week of the US Open. The Briton beat Andrey Kuznetsov 6-1 7-5 4-6 6-2 on Saturday to set up a fourth-round clash with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga today. And he is optimistic the cramp which afflicted him in his opener against Robin Haase [...]

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