Author: Mediagh

International News

Struggling U.S. advises citizens to ‘reconsider’ travel to Ghana over coronavirus

The United States of America, which has over six million and counting coronavirus cases with over 200,000 deaths, has cautioned its citizens to “reconsider travel to Ghana due to COVID-19.” The Department of State through the U.S. Embassy in Ghana announced the Level 3 Travel Health Notice on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, for Ghana which has been […]

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Abena News

Take your Peace FM, NDC will never return to that overhyped station – Sammy Gyamfi

Communications Officer for the National Democratic Congress, Sammy Gyamfi, has debunked reports suggesting that the NDC wants to return to Peace FM’s Kokrokoo Morning Show after months of the boycott. The National Democratic Congress boycotted Peace FM’s morning show in May 2020 after describing the host of the show as a dictator and bias. A statement from the NDC […]

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Ghana govt suspends ban on accident vehicle imports

The government of Ghana has reportedly suspended the implementation of the amended Customs (Amendment) Bill 2020 that bans the importation of accident and salvaged motor vehicles into the country. This was disclosed in an interview by the Ghana Institute of Freight Forwarders (GIFF) on Thursday though the government is yet to give full details about […]

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Abena News

Contempt: Ken Agyapong runs to Supreme Court

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, has asked the Supreme Court to stop contempt proceedings against him by the Accra High Court. Lawyers for the MP filed a judicial review application at the apex court Thursday, barely 24 hours after he was supposed to appear before the […]

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Show exceptional leadership, usher Mali into prosperous era – Rawlings to coupists

Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings, has urged the new leadership in Mali to use the transition period to exhibit exceptional leadership for the country and usher her into a prosperous era. The former President made the call when a four-man delegation of the National Committee for the Salvation of the People (CNSP) […]

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Abena News

Politicians go for commercial loans just to pay filing fees – Kwesi Pratt

Some political parties have raised concerns over the GHC100k filing fee announced by the Electoral Commission (EC). The fees required to pick a form to become a parliamentary candidate is GHC10,000, and that of the Presidential is GHC100, 000 according to the EC. However, some of the political parties including the National Democratic Congress (NDC), the People’s […]

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Business

Ghana would have been practising quadruple-track but for Mahama’s E-blocks – Sammy Gyamfi

Sammy Gyamfi, the National Communication Officer of the NDC says but for the E-blocks built by the erstwhile John Dramani Mahama administration, there would have been a “quadruple” track system in the Senior High Schools (SHS) with the introduction of the Free SHS policy. Gyamfi told Paul Adom-Otchere Thursday on Good Evening Ghana: “There are two ways […]

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Veep Inaugurates New WR House Of Chiefs

Vice-President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia on Tuesday inaugurated the new Western Regional House of Chiefs in Takoradi. It followed the reconstitution of the regional body following the creation of the new Western North Region. The former Western Regional House of Chiefs has been dissolved after holding its final meeting on September 15. Traditional authorities, whose jurisdictions […]

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Local News

W/R: Tullow Ghana provides extra tuition for 2,170 BECE candidates

Tullow Ghana Limited (TGL), as part of its Educate to Innovate with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programme, has provided extra tuition support for some 2,170 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) candidates. In partnership with Youth Bridge Foundation (YBF), TGL provided sustained extra tuition for students in 21 beneficiary schools across the Western Region. […]

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Abena News

Nana Building 98 Bungalows For Judges

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that a total of 98 courts and bungalows are being constructed by his administration for judges across the 16 regions of the country through the Administrator of the District Assembly Common Fund. This is to beef up the existing bungalows and courts in the country, indicating that the […]

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