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Aspiring Leader of the New Patriotic Party Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen has cautioned his party not to be complacent going into the 2016 elections but to present a formidable challenge in order to reclaim power from the National Democratic Congress . He admitted that reclaiming power from the 'umbrella' party will not be easy.
President John Dramani Mahama says Ghanaians should be a little patient as they are about to enjoy a kind of "prosperity which has not been experienced in Ghana before". He said in a few time there will be a turnaround of the economy, a situation which will disappoint the pessimists of his government.
The Ghana Chamber of Mines says government must deploy all strategies to combat the illegal mining menace affecting mining communities. The President of the Chamber, Johan Ferreira, made the appeal when he led a six-member delegation from the Chamber of Mines to officially pay a courtesy call on the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Mr. Akwasi Opong-Fosu, in Accra to find ways of establishing partnerships between government and the chamber which will help improve the nation's mining industry.
Health workers at the Achimota Hospital in Accra have reportedly abandoned the facility over a suspected Ebola case Sunday. A patient was rushed to the hospital Sunday morning showing symptoms of the deadly disease that is sweeping lives in West Africa.
A former chairman of the Ghana Football Association, Alhaji M.N.D. Jawula has blamed officials of the FA, Black Stars players and the entire nation for the dismissal of Coach Kwesi Appiah. The Ex Kumasi Asante player has been relieved of his job after being in charge of the senior national team for two years.
The 13th edition of the prestigious Ghana Banking Awards originally slated for Saturday, September 13, 2014 has been postponed to Saturday, November 1, 2014. The postponement is due to what the organisers of the awards, Corporate Initiative Ghana , described as "unanticipated challenges".
The Greater Accra Regional Secretary of the National Democratic Congress , Aristo Aryee has described a court injunction restraining the party from holding its constituency elections as unnecessary. He accused the plaintiffs of failing to use internal party channels to address their grievances.
Before, lifestyle diseases such as heart disorders, cancer, Alzheimer's diseases, asthma, chronic liver disease, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease , diabetes, stroke and osteoporosis, were known to be diseases associated with developed countries. Currently, developing countries like Ghana, over the past decades, is experiencing its fair share of non-communicable diseases, translating into high deaths, especially among those below 50 years, according to the Africa Media and Malaria Research Network Plus.
It has been about three months since the mysterious disappearance of hip-life artiste, Theophilus Tagoe, aka Castro, and his lady friend, Janet Bandu, at Ada in the Greater Accra Region. Castro's father, John Eshun, who had kept quiet over the issue all the while, finally broke his silence on the matter.
Ghanaian champions Asante Kotoko are set to beat rivals Accra Hearts of Oak to the signature of highly-rated defender Godfred Saka, GHANAsoccernet.com has learnt. The Porcupine Warriors have reached terms with Aduana Stars - Saka's club, and the 2014 Ghana CHAN full-back is expected to arrive in Kumasi ahead of the proposal move.
Cuba's health ministry said Friday it is sending more than 160 health workers to help stop the raging Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone, providing a much-needed injection of medical expertise in a country where health workers are in short supply. "If we are going to go to war with Ebola, we need the resources to fight," she said.
Residents of the Obuasi Municipality have endorsed the naming of some principal streets in the town after the late President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency John Evans Atta Mills, and the late Ing. Dr. Paul Victor Obeng.
The assault case brought against Baffour Gyan and Samuel Anim Addo by Graphic journalist has been adjourned to September 19. The elder brother of the Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan and his business manager and spokesman Samuel Anim Addo are standing trial over two counts of assault. The duo have been accused by Daniel Kenu, the regional correspondent of the state-owned Daily Graphic of assault a day before Ghana hosted Uganda in their opening 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Kumasi.
Striker Asamoah Gyan has rejoined his club Al Ain after helping Ghana attain four points in their opening 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The 28-year-old arrived in Abu Dhabi in the early hours of Friday having left Accra on Thursday evening.
Lawyers of Dr Tweneboah Senzu, Manager of Bastiat Society Ghana, have refuted a media report that their client was arrested in the Western Region for engaging in a fraudulent deal. The story which was a Ghana News Agency interview narrative in Takoradi said Dr Senzu allegedly defrauded Seth Ohene, Manager of Janeseth Agro- chemicals of GH? 22,516.00 in a cocoa fertilizer deal in 2012.
John Anum, alias "Agogo", is the new Man Ghana, after winning four awards in the seventh edition of the Ghana bodybuilding championship at the Accra Sports Stadium. The competition, organised by the Ghana Bodybuilding and Fitness Association , is the biggest bodybuilding championship in the country competed in three weight divisions namely, lightweight, middleweight and heavyweight.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 01:11 am
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