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GJA President unilaterally awarded Anas – Executives allege

Executives of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) in the Western and Central Regions, have in a letter sighted by Citi News, accused the association’s President of unilaterally decorating investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, with the 21st Overall Best Journalist Award. According to the executives, Anas’ name had not come up as one of the persons ...


1 hr 27 min ago

Minister Steinmeier remarks on International Day Against Nuclear Tests

Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier issued the following statement in Berlin today (29 August) to mark the International Day against Nuclear Tests: So far, 164 countries have ratified the CTBT During my visit to Hiroshima in April, I gained an impression of the unspeakable suffering that is caused by the employment of nuclear weapons. To this day, […]


2 hr ago

Prof Martey descends on NDC’s ‘babies with sharp teeth’

The outgoing Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Professor Emmanuel Martey, has warned the leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) that it is alienating Ghanaians by pampering the ‘babies with sharp teeth’, who are in the habit of hurling insults and attacks on people who criticize the government. The term ‘babies with sharp teeth’ was ...


3 hr 57 min ago

Three robbers busted by Teshie Police

Police in Accra have arrested three suspected robbers who were terrorizing residents in the Teshie-Nungua area for months. The three were arrested last Wednesday when they attempted to escape after robbing an operator of a Forex bureau at Teshie, around the Manna Mission Hospital. According to the police, the three ambushed their victim, beat him up ...


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4 hr 29 min ago

Central, Western region GJA raise questions over Anas award

The Western and Central regional branches of the Ghana Journalist Association have raised concerns over the coveted Journalist of the Year award conferred on Anas Aremeyaw Anas at the 21st GJA awards...


4 hr 44 min ago

Zimbabwe charges 68 with violence after protests

Zimbabwe has charged 68 people with public violence following violent clashes between protesters and the police last week and a magistrate court will on Tuesday rule whether they should be released from custody while they await trial. Police fired tear gas and water cannon at opposition leaders and hundreds of demonstrators at Friday’s protest before ...


6 hr 12 min ago

Three Nigerians remanded for posessing forged documents

Three persons were on Monday remanded by an Accra Circuit Court for possessing forged documents. Egwolor Onome, Favour Omowo and Senu Oyinola, all Nigerians were said to have prepared to commit crime and forged United Nations Authority Certificates, Ghana Bar Association Certificates to practice, United Nations High Commission Identification Card, Power of Attorney, and a ...


6 hr 12 min ago

Three Nigerians remanded for posessing forged documents

Three persons were on Monday remanded by an Accra Circuit Court for possessing forged documents. Egwolor Onome, Favour Omowo and Senu Oyinola, all Nigerians were said to have prepared to commit crime and forged United Nations Authority Certificates, Ghana Bar Association Certificates to practice, United Nations High Commission Identification Card, Power of Attorney, and a ...


6 hr 34 min ago

Kasapreko group chairman is Ghana's “Industrialist of The Year”

The Founder and Group Chairman of Kasapreko Company Limited, Dr...


13:28

LoveRealm; the hottest place to connect with Christians

You must be living in outer space if you’ve by now not heard of LoveRealm, the Christian facebook alternative built to connect believers across the globe. The social network, which launched in beta earlier this year, had its beta spots filled within a matter of minutes; and now with over 50K users quietly testing its ...


12:38

Ghana gas workers denied entry to facility for demonstrating

Some 35 unionized workers of the Ghana National Gas Company Limited who demonstrated at the company’s Atuabo Gas Processing Facility at Atuabo in the Ellembelle District of the Western Region, were on Monday prevented from entering the facility. They were denied entry by armed military and police personnel stationed at the entrance to the plant. ...


11:48

Tension at Diamond Cement as machine chops worker into pieces

Tension is mounting at the premises of Diamond Cement Factory at Bokro a farming community in the Ahanta West District of the Western region following the arrest of one of the workers for taking pictures of a colleague who was chopped down by an operating machine...


11:41

George Washington University hires ex al-Qaeda member

George Washington University has hired a former Islamic extremist to work at its center on homeland security — a man who once denounced the United States and made threats against the creators of the TV series “South Park” for depicting the Prophet Muhammad in a bear suit. While reformed extremists have worked at universities in ...


10:33

NPP Dombo youth slams President Mahama

The opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) has launched the Dombo Youth Association in the Northern Region with a call on President John Dramani Mahama to stop attacking Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo’s personality. President Mahama on his campaign tour of the Northern Region described the NPP’s Presidential nominee as a dictator and a divisive leader. ...


10:07

68 Zimbabwe Demonstrators Indicted With Violence

Zimbabwe has charged 68 people with public violence following violent clashes between protesters and the police last week and a magistrate court will on Tuesday rule whether they should be released from custody while they await trial. Police fired tear gas and water cannon at opposition leaders and hundreds of demonstrators at Friday’s protest before […]


09:49

GFA, Sports Minister need to collaborate more – ET Mensah

Former Sports Minister, E.T. Mensah, says there should be very good collaboration between the Ministry and the Ghana Football Association in order to solve the challenges that have come to exist between the two entities in recent months. The latest twist in the ongoing tussle between the Ministry and the FA happened when the Sports ...


09:03

Election Reflections 2016: Trump, Clinton and Racism in American Politics

Series No. 4 Press reports on the latest charges by both the Republican and Democratic Party candidates that their opponents have ties with the Ku Klux Klan are not surprising. Racist political culture is part and parcel of the history of the United States where the nation-state was founded through the forced removal and genocide […]


07:09

Thousands of migrants rescued off Libya

About 6,500 migrants have been rescued off Libya, the Italian coastguard says, in one of the biggest operations of its kind to date. Some 40 co-ordinated rescue missions took place about 20km (12 miles) off the Libyan town of Sabratha, it added. Video footage shows migrants, said to be from Eritrea and Somalia, cheering and ...

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