Xenophobic attacks: Nigeria recalls High Commissioner to South Africa

Xenophobic attacks: Nigeria recalls High Commissioner to South Africa

Nigeria has recalled its Ambassador to South Africa, Ambassador Kabiru Bala following alleged xenophobic attacks on its citizens there. The most populous country in Africa has also pulled out of the World Economic Summit. It also demanded full compensation, the News Agency

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No Ghanaian has been attacked in South Africa – High Commissioner

No Ghanaian has been attacked in South Africa – High Commissioner

Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa has assuaged fears of Ghanaians in ongoing xenophobic violence in South Africa. Speaking on the Joy FM Super Morning Show on Wednesday, Mr. Ayisi Boateng condemned the attacks and said his outfit is yet to receive

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Ghana isn’t immune to terrorist attacks – Nana Addo

Ghana isn’t immune to terrorist attacks – Nana Addo

Ghana is not immune to terrorist attacks, despite the growing peace and democracy in the country, President Nana Akufo-Addo has said. In light of the possible occurrence of a terror attack in Ghana, the President said the country is determined

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Volta Region residents give gov’t two-week ultimatum to fix their roads

Volta Region residents give gov’t two-week ultimatum to fix their roads

Some residents of the Volta Region have issued a two-week ultimatum to government to fix all the deplorable roads in the region or face their wrath. The group which is trumpeting a campaign dubbed Fix Volta Roads Now, say the

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Teacher Licensure exams set for September 24 to 26

Teacher Licensure exams set for September 24 to 26

The National Teaching Council has set the Teacher Licensure Examinations for September 24, 2019, to September 26, 2019. The NTC in a statement said All Prospective candidates who hold the Diploma in Basic Education (DBE), Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) or

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‘Okada’ men rescue six children from alleged kidnapper

‘Okada’ men rescue six children from alleged kidnapper

Commercial motor riders have rescued six children from the hands of an alleged kidnapper at Omandjor near Sowutum in Accra, JoyNews’ Henry Kwesi Badu has reported. The suspect, George Oyan, a 37-year-old mechanic and the owner of a drinking spot at Amamole,

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Ghanaian tells UK court he used ‘dirty money’ to fund political campaign as NPP candidate

Ghanaian tells UK court he used ‘dirty money’ to fund political campaign as NPP candidate

A former Goldman Sachs banker, Ellias Preko, who has been ordered by a UK court to pay back £7,3million or face 10 years more in jail, says he used a chunk of the money to fund his campaign as NPP

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Adongo to seek court intervention over ¢800m GAT cash

Adongo to seek court intervention over ¢800m GAT cash

Member of Parliament’s Finance Committee, Isaac Adongo has said he will inform the courts over government’s decision to give some GH¢800million to the Ghana Amalgamated Trust (GAT). The legislator believes the development is of interest to his pending case against

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I will construct a bridge over River Oti – Mahama

I will construct a bridge over River Oti – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama, the flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has indicated his willingness to construct a bridge over River Oti if voted back to power in 2020. He said a feasibility study was done prior to

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Roger Federer suffers shock US Open exit

Roger Federer suffers shock US Open exit

Five-time champion Roger Federer is out of the US Open after Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov won a late-night thriller to finally beat the Swiss great. Federer, 38, had won all seven of their previous meetings but Dimitrov fought back for a

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