Tag Archives: Ghana

Ghanian Government Explains Action Taken Against Local Radio Stations

A lot of emotions can currently be seen in Ghana amid radio listeners after the Minister for Communications issued a statement on the positive action taken by the National Communications Authority (NCA) against 131 local radio stations for not applying for renew of their licenses. The National Democratic Congress (NDC) had earlier looked for countering the statement to condemn NCA’s ...

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Malta President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca Visits Ghana To Strengthen Ties

Malta President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca

Malta President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca is on a three-day visit to Ghana with spouse Edgar Prega to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries and enhance economic cooperation along with exchange of products and services. The couple was welcomed by Ghanian Vice President Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia at the Kotoko International Airport on Tuesday. Chief of Staff, Mrs Akosua Frema ...

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Sophia Abena Boafoa Akuffo Becomes New Chief Justice Of Ghana

Ghanian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is confident the newly appointed chief justice, Sophia Abena Boafoa Akuffo, will be an effective leader of the judiciary and she will continue the agenda of predecessor including establishing more specialist courts in the country to make the quality of judicial administration better, redeem the image of Ghana’s judiciary and make the proceeding at ...

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Malawi, Kenya, Ghana Selected For Malaria Vaccine Test: WHO

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Malawi, Kenya and Ghana have been selected by World Health Organization (WHO) to test the world’s first malaria vaccine. The injectable vaccine project will begin in 2018 in the three African countries where children in hundreds and thousands have been at risk of death due to malaria. According to WHO regional director for Africa the vaccine will be able to ...

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Airtel Clubs With Millicom In Ghana

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The Ghana subsidiary of Bharti Airtel in Ghana has signed an agreement with Millicom International Cellular for a combined operations in the country. The subsidiary of Millicom International Cellular there is Tigo Ghana. Releasing a statement on Friday the Bharti Airtel said both the subsidiaries will have equal ownership as well as equal governance rights in the combined entity. About ...

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Ghana President Sworn In Peacefully Amid Presence Of Regional Leaders

Newly elected Ghanian President-elect Nana Akufo-Addo sworn into office peacefully on Saturday in the presence of thousands of people in Accra’s Independence Square. Mahamudu Bawumia took the oath as vice president. Akufo-Addo promised for an improved economy in the country and said under his leadership entrepreneurs will thrive and farmers will shine. The 72-year-old former attorney general and foreign minister ...

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Ghana Authorities Raids, Shuts Fake US Embassy

A fake United States embassy in Ghana was shut down by the authorities of both the countries that operated illegally and issued forged documents. Located in Accra, the building had a hanging US flag in its exterior, a picture of US President Barack Obama picture hanging on one of the walls inside and some Embassy related signs to suggest the ...

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