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One dead in Winneba-Kasoa highway accident
One person has died in a gory accident which occurred at Bicycle Junction near Gomoa Akotsi on the Winneba- Kasoa highway, Sunday night around 7pm.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 13:16

Lights turned off for site renovations at Piccadily Circus
The iconic billboard lights at Piccadilly Circus have been switched off for renovations and will stay off until autumn.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 13:15

Lights turned off for site renovations at Piccadily Circus
The iconic billboard lights at Piccadilly Circus have been switched off for renovations and will stay off until autumn.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 13:15

Tackle payroll fraud – Finance Min.-designate urged
Finance Minister-designate Ken Ofori-Atta has been advised to work at expunging ghost names from the public payroll, especially in the health, education and judicial sectors, as a means of protecting the national purse.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 13:11

Give MPs one-off ex-gratia – Sowu
Parliamentarians should not receive ex-gratia more than once, an elder statesman Captain Joel Sowu (rtd) has suggested.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 13:11

One dies in gory accident, head chopped off
One person has lost his life in a gory accident that happened in the central region last night around 7pm.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 13:06

Don’t tribalise new regions – Amon Kotei
Plans by the government to create new regions should not be seen as an ethnocentric move by the government, Issaka Amon Kotei, a local government expert, has said.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 13:00

Cut down size of govt to save cost — Expert
A governance expert has called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to consider cutting down drastically the size of his government.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:59

‘Complete abandoned GETFund projects’
Government has been called upon to complete all Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) projects abandoned in the various second cycle institutions to help ease congestion.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:53

Voltarians laud Amewu, Dzamesi appointments
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) party have received a lot of praise from the people of the Volta Region after the president announced the appointments of John Peter Amewu and Kofi Dzamesi as ministers-designate.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:46

Tax cuts not the solution – Ken Thompson
The Chief Executive Officer of Dalex Finance and Leasing Company Limited, Kenneth Kwamina Thompson, has asked the Nana Akufo-Addo led administration to go beyond just scrapping taxes and rather come up with the policies and programmes that will allow the private sector to thrive.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:37

Pupils, Parents demonstrate over mass teacher transfer
Maame Krobo in the Affram plains south district of the Eastern region and their parents are expected to embark on peaceful protest today, Monday January 16, 2017 over attempts by headmistress to transfer 15 teachers.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:35

Zongo Ministry fits into govt’s promise – Kaminta
The introduction of the Ministry for Inner City and Zongo Development by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government is important because it fits into the campaign promise of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Dr Clement Kaminta Baizie, a town planner and CEO of State Enterprises Commission, has said.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:22

NPP betrayed Mahama over residency – Kofi Adams
The National organizer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kofi Adams has accused the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) of betraying former President, John Mahama by creating brouhaha over his request for a retirement home.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:15

Fake abortion clinic uncovered in E/R; several women in danger
Investigations by Ultimate News has uncovered an unapproved facility in the Eastern region being used as an abortion clinic by a fake doctor.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:12

Asantehemaa to be buried with gold ornaments
A historian Dr Wilhemina Donkor has envisaged that the thirteenth queen mother of Asante Kingdom Nana Afia Serwaa Kobi Ampem II will be buried with gold ornaments as well as other precious jewellery depicting a royal status.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:08

President Akufo-Addo commends Mahama for peaceful transition
President Nana Akufo-Addo has commended former President John Mahama for ensuring a peaceful election and transition process.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 12:07

All set for the burial of Asantehemaa
The weeklong burial rites of the Asantehemaa Nana Afia Serwaa Kobi Ampem II has begun in earnest at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 11:45

Preparations towards Asantehemaa's final funeral rites
Processes leading to the burial and final funeral rites of the Asantehemaa are underway in the Ashanti Regional capital, Kumasi.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 11:43

Kumasi jubilates over the appointment of Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh
There were spontaneous jubilations in Kumasi following the appointment of Dr.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 11:37

COCOBOD workers want Opuni investigated
Unionized workers in the cocoa industry are calling for investigations into alleged dubious deals by the sacked Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) Dr.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 11:27

Kumasi in black for Queen
Sad moments will certainly unfold at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi today where the late Asantehemaa, Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II, will be laid in state for four days.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 11:21

Bismark’s death, a great loss to Journalism – Employer
EMG Multimedia, publishers of The General Telegragh newspaper and operators of Radio360 says it has been heavily devastated by the sudden death of the newspaper’s editor, Bismark Bebli on Friday afternoon.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 11:13

Trainee teachers livid over restoration of allowance
The Trainee Teachers Association of Ghana(TTAG) has expressed skepticism over the announcement by the governing New Patriotic Party(NPP) that their suspended allowances of trainee teachers and that of nurse will be paid by next two months.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 11:00

Don’t repeat Mahama’s mistakes – Amidu to Akufo-Addo
Former Attorney General Martin Amidu has advised President Nana Akufo-Addo not to repeat the mistakes of the Mahama administration – looting of state funds and taking Ghanaians for granted – for which reason the previous government was voted out at the 7 December 2016 elections.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 10:48

IMF hints at bailout renegotiation
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has given indication it is open to renegotiating some success benchmarks of its ongoing 3-year External Credit Facility (ECF) programme with the government of Ghana, following government’s inability to keep to the 5.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 10:45

Tough times ahead for Ghana's new president Nana Akufo-Addo
Ghana’s economic challenges Nana Akufo-Addo has officially began work as president of Ghana, the new head of state will have to tackle the enormous challenges facing the economy.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 10:36

I’m confident in Akufo-Addo’s team - Kufuor
Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has said he has confidence in the team assembled by President Nana Akufo-Addo to govern the country for the next four years.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 10:36

Swazi King to attend Asantehemaa's funeral
The king of Swaziland, King Mswati III, and other representatives from Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, and Uganda are expected to attend the funeral rites of the late Asantehemaa, Nana Afia Serwaa Kobi Ampem II in Kumasi.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 10:23

Black Stars defender Baba Rahman nears Chelsea
Ghana defender Baba Rahman may not return to Chelsea after his loan spell with Schalke following the decision of Antonio conte to hand his squad number to academy graduate Nathan Ake.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 10:09

Asantehemaa’s body lies in state
The body of late Asantehemaa, Nana Afia Serwaa Kobi Ampem, is to lie in state starting today, Monday, 16 January till her burial on Thursday, as part of final funeral rites being organised in her honour by Asanteman.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 10:00

Bungalow request part of Mahama's 'looting behaviour' – Amidu
Former President John Mahama had “preconceived malice” to own the state bungalow he occupied as Vice President and subsequently as President, former Attorney General Martin Amidu has said.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 09:40

Remove cash incentive for Black Stars – Bentil
Playing for Ghana’s senior national team must not be about money and so the government must, as a matter of urgency, remove the money incentive for the Black Stars, Kofi Bentil, Vice President of IMANI Ghana, has said.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 09:36

Public trust in media at all-time low, research shows
Public trust in traditional media has fallen to an all-time low as people increasingly favour their friends and contacts on the internet as sources of news and truth, according to research to be presented at the World Economic Forum in Davos this week.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 09:34

$34b needed to fix housing deficit – Estate Developer
The Chief Executive Officer of Danywise Estate and Construction, Frank Aboagye Danyansah, has decried Ghana’s growing housing deficit, which he said would require $34 billion to fix.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 09:28

Tema motorway sealed off due to accident
The Accra-Tema portion of the Tema Motorway has been sealed off as a result of an accident involving a gas tanker.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 09:28

Amidu warns Akufo-Addo against sycophants, trusting too much
Former Attorney General Martin Amidu has warned President Nana Akufo-Addo to be wary of “sycophants” as well as tread with caution as far as trusting “so many people without any reservations” is concerned.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 09:24

Contribute your quota in moving Ghana forward – Nana Addo to Diasporans
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has appealed to Ghanaians living in and out of the country to rally behind his administration, as he seeks to return the country onto the path of progress and prosperity.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 09:17

Fomer President Mahama commended for innovations in healthcare
Former President John Dramani Mahama has been commended by Professor Jeffrey Sachs, a member of the United Nations Advocates for the Sustainable Development Goals, for the many innovations he introduced into the health sector and the impact on the country’s quest to guarantee access to quality healthcare.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 09:11

CARTOON: Zongo & inner cities…here your minister cometh!

GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 09:08

Continue with technical varsities conversion – POTAG to Nana Addo
Teachers of the Technical Universities and members of the Polytechnic Teachers Association (POTAG) are urging President Akufo-Addo and his new administration to continue with the conversion of the country’s polytechnics into fully fledged technical universities, started by former President John Mahama.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 08:54

Mahama residence saga nearly cost you – Amidu to Nana Addo
Former Attorney General Martin Alamisi Amidu has asked President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to hasten slowly and firmly deal with any acts that smack of looting the public purse.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 08:42

Nana Addo’s fate is in his own hands - Martin Amidu
Your Excellency, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana! We travelled the same path as fellow travellers and citizens seeking free and fair elections at the 7th December 2016 Presidential and General elections when you were the Presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 08:27

GES suspends transfer of both teaching and non-teaching staff
The Ghana Education Service (GES) has suspended with immediate effect, the transfer of all categories of staff both teaching and non-teaching.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 07:59

TESCON makes case for Henrietta Eyison as Deputy Education Minister
The leadership of the Tertiary Students Confederation of the NPP in KNUST has asked President Nana Akufo-Addo not to look beyond Mrs.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 07:54

Funeral of Asantehemaa begins today
Rites to see the late Asantehemaa join her ancestors begin on Monday, January 16 at the Manhyia Palace, the seat of the Asante Kingdom.
GhanaWeb | 16-Jan-2017 07:51

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