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  1. A Case For Youth Skills DevelopmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 |

    Today, 15th July, 2015 is the first World Youth Skills Day. The idea was presented to the United Nations General Assembly by President Mahinda Rajapaksa of Sri Lanka in December 2014.


  2. Valedictory dinner held in honour of Israeli Mmbassador to GhanaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 10 |

    KRIF Ghana Limited, leaders in the supply of Office Stationery and Equipment in Ghana has held a valedictory dinner in honour of the outgoing Ambassador of Israel to Ghana at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Accra. Kennedy Okosun, the Executive Chairman of Krif Ghana Limited, speaking at the occasion, commended Her Excellency, Ambassador Bar-li for her contributions towards the socio-economic development of Ghana in the four-year period of her of duty as envoy of the State of Israel.


  3. 'Ghanaians must take their responsibilities'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has called on Ghanaians to be aware of their civic responsibility and be interested in helping to keep their communities clean. He said the monthly clean up exercises should not just be in the cities but also a re-awakening of the communal spirit that characterised rural communities.


  4. Chilean business delegation to visit GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    The first Chilean business delegation to visit Ghana will be in the country on Monday, 29th June, 2015. The one-day programme will take place at Alisa Hotel in Accra.


  5. Interview: Mensah faces testing period with renewed resolveRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 |

    Inside the fabulous gym at the Alisa Hotel in Accra, Black Stars physical trainer Jamie Lawrence belts out instructions and encouragement in equal measure mixed. His words and gestures are directed at Black Stars defender Jonathan Mensah, who bends down, lifts a bar with a bit of weight, raises it up to chest level and over his head.


  6. Angry Ghanaian Surgeon's letter to the Spanish EmbassyRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Angry Ghanaian Surgeon's letter to the Spanish Embassy: A Contrarian's Viewpoint. A prominent Ghanaian surgeon was recently denied a visa to go to Spain to present papers at a medical conference.


  7. Prof. Bondzi-Simpson to address inaugural Mfantsipim lecturesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Professor Philip Ebow Bondzi-Simpson, a Professor of Law and Founding Dean of the Faculty of Law of the University of Cape Coast, will today, deliver the inaugural address of the Mfantsipim Annual DWEN HWE KAN Lectures with the theme: "Dwen hwe kan, Mfantsipim Creed For Leadership In Africa". The annual Dwen hwe kan Lectures have been instituted by the School to provide a platform for renowned Old Boys of the School to ruminate through topical national and global issues that relate to leadership, patriotism, governance, development, volunteerism, nationalism, community and public service, loyalty and allegiance within the context of Mfantsipim values, creed and philosophy as defined by the founding members.


  8. Work on La Tse-Addo road progressing steadilyRead the original story

    May 1, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    The second phase of work on the La Tse-Addo road in the La Dadekotopon Municipality in Accra is progressing steadily. The road, which is 1.7 kilometre long, links the main Giffard Road that passes behind the Trade Fair and terminates on the main road in front of the Labadi Beach Hotel.


  9. In Ghana, movies project fierce female leadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 |

    Yet somehow, these weren't the women being depicted in films. That troubled her not just for the audiences on the other side of the globe, like the man on the plane, but for the young Ghanaians watching in their living rooms at home.


  10. Second Edition of Spanish Language Course opens in AccraRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 |

    Accra, April 20, GNA - The Second Edition of Spanish Language Course to enhance the capacity of public servants and diplomats to perform effectively in Spanish-speaking countries has opened in Accra. The six months course is being organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, the Colombian Embassy in Ghana and the Pontifical Bolivarian University in Medellin, Columbia.


  11. Chinese savour Ghana-made alcoholic beveragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana last weekend made a huge impact on the movers and shakers of China's tourism market. Against the backdrop of rich Ghanaian music and the sampling of made-in-Ghana alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, Ghana's Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Mrs Elizabeth Ofosu-Adjare, sold Ghana to a sizeable audience of Chinese travel and tour operators, tourism investors and influential travel writers at this year's China Outbound Travel and Tourism Market in Beijing.


  12. Carrick's Andy wins first ever triathlon in GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Carrickonshannon Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Lough Key Tri Club s Andy Brennan being presented with his prize for overall winner at the first ever Triathlon to be held in Ghana last Sunday.


  13. First African conference on Antibiotic use opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 |

    Accra, March 18, GNA - Mr Joseph Yieleh Chireh, the Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Health has called for an effective surveillance to monitor the use of antimicrobials and its occurrence of resistant bacteria in both humans and animals. He said research had shown that many lives had been lost as a result of diseases of bacterial origin and misuse of antibiotics was becoming a global medical concern.


  14. Ghana Marks World Consumer Rights DayRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | GhanaWeb

    March 16, 2014, Accra, Ghana "In the absence of Consumer Protection Law in the country, effective regulatory regime by regulatory bodies in the country would do a lot to protect consumers from certain rights violation by consumers," said Justice Samuel Kofi Date-Bah, retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Ghana and Board Chair, CUTS Accra. Justice Date-Bah was speaking at an event in Accra organized by CUTS International Accra to mark 2015 World Consumer Rights Day.


  15. Coral Paints to sponsor Ghana Int'l Business Network confabRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    As part of the fifth anniversary celebration of Entrepreneurs Foundation of Ghana, the foundation is organizing Ghana International Business Network , a breakfast meeting for Ghanaian top entrepreneurs to interact, network and do business with foreign investors and Diplomatic Corps in Ghana. The event which is scheduled for Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Alisa Hotel- Accra is on the theme: "Enhancing Strategic Business Alliance between Domestic and Foreign Investors for Sustainable Economic Development".


  16. Diplomats And Ministers To Participate In Millennium MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 |

    The Diplomatic Corps and some Ministers of State have indicated their preparedness to participate in the Millennium Marathon which takes place in Accra on September 6, 2015. Sports Minister Mahama Ayariga, Tourism Minister Elizabeth Ofosu Agyare and Health Minister Kweku Agyeman Manu have expressed their intentions or preparedness towards the event which was launched by Ethiopian running legend Haile Gabrseselassie at the Alisa Hotel.


  17. Millennium Marathon LaunchedRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    By James K. Attaglo Wilson The first ever International Marathon to be held in Accra, Ghana, 'Millennium Marathon' has been launched at the Alisa Hotel on Tuesday. The event, organized by Millennium Marathon Sports Limited was graced by the Minister for Youth and Sports , Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts , Deputy Minister of Health , the Mayor of Accra , and Africa's finest runner ever, Dr. Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia.


  18. Haile arrives in Ghana Tuesday f...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopian marathon legend, Haile Gebrselassie is expected to arrive in Ghana on Tuesday to launch the first rated international marathon to take place in Ghana, the Millenium Marathon. Haile who will take part in the marathon when it runs off in September, arrives at the Kotoka International Airport at 11 am on Tuesday ahead of the launch at Alisa Hotel in Accra at 4pm and an evening cocktail at the residence of the Ethiopia Ambassador at 7pm.


  19. Gebrselassie urges all "Run The Change In You"Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Ethiopian marathon Legend Haile Gebrselassie urges all "RUN THE CHANGE IN YOU" The first rated international marathon to take place in Ghana will host World and Ethiopian marathon Legend Haile Gebrselassie. Haile Gebrselassie will make a maiden entry into the nation on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 to prelude the main marathon event that will come off in September this year.


  20. Gebrselassie Arrives In Ghana For MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 |

    Haile Gebrselassie Ethiopian marathon legend, Haile Gebrselassie, is expected to be in Ghana for the first time on march 10 to take part in the maiden edition of an international marathon in Ghana. The five-time World Champion is known to have broken a marathon world record at the 2008 Berlin Marathon and has set over 27 world records at the Olympic Games.