Nana Addo launches Nation Builders Corps, pledges more jobs for youth

Nana Addo launches Nation Builders Corps, pledges more jobs for youth

President Akufo Addo has said government is exploring other alternatives to create jobs for the country’s youth.   Launching the Nation Builder’s Corps (NABCO) which will employ one hundred thousand graduates in Kumasi on Tuesday, the President said his administration

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Replacing public sector workers unacceptable – Minority to gov’t

Replacing public sector workers unacceptable – Minority to gov’t

The Minority in Parliament has described as unacceptable, the replacement of some public sector workers by the government. It has thus declared its support for the campaign by organized labour to impress upon the government to cease the practice. In

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Mahama ‘opened floodgates’ for Chinese illegal miners – Amewu

Mahama ‘opened floodgates’ for Chinese illegal miners – Amewu

The Minister of Lands and Natural resources, John Peter Amewu, has accused former President John Dramani Mahama of being responsible for the influx of Chinese illegal miners into the country. According to him, the former President “opened the floodgates” for

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Cartoon: The tale of Bugri and the goats

Cartoon: The tale of Bugri and the goats

Cartoon: The tale of Bugri and the goats  

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Street beggars won’t pay tax – GRA backtracks

Street beggars won’t pay tax – GRA backtracks

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has denied claims by its Principal Revenue Chief at the Small Tax Payer Office the Northern region that it intends to tax street beggars as part of its nationwide drive to rake in more revenue

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Mozambique to circumcise 100,000 men

Mozambique to circumcise 100,000 men

More than 100,000 men in Mozambique are to be circumcised in a bid to help prevent sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/Aids. The health authorities in the central province of Zambezia say their campaign will focus on districts of Ato-Molocue, Ile

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NPP to elect national executives from June 15 to 17

NPP to elect national executives from June 15 to 17

The governing New Patriotic Party [NPP], has announced that it will hold its National Delegates Congress in Koforidua in the Eastern Region from June, 15 to 17 2018. The Congress will elect national officers who will run the affairs of

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GRA impounds several uncustomed vehicles in Accra

GRA impounds several uncustomed vehicles in Accra

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has embarked on an operation to seize cars that failed to meet duty and tax obligations.  The Authority had issued a communiqué in April to announce that it would embark on the operation as part

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Excess body fat may put people at risk of cancer – Chinese researchers

Excess body fat may put people at risk of cancer – Chinese researchers

Chinese researchers have found that excess body fat may put people at increased risk of 18 types of cancer. The research, conducted over four years, is based on Body Mass Index (BMI) calculations involving 40 million samples. BMI is calculated

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EPL: Mourinho’s assistant, Faria shortlisted to takeover at Arsenal

EPL: Mourinho’s assistant, Faria shortlisted to takeover at Arsenal

Arsenal are considering hiring Manchester United assistant manager, Rui Faria as a replacement for departing Arsene Wenger this summer. The 68-yesr-old Frenchman has announced he would be leaving the Gunners at the end of the season after nearly 22 years

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