Watch Video: Circuit court denies Rev. Owusu Bempah, 4 others bail

        A Circuit Court in Accra has denied bail to the head pastor of the Glorious Word Power Ministries International, Reverend Isaac Owusu Bempah, and four others. They were charged with offensive conduct conducive to breach of peace, the threat of death, and assault of office public officers. They were remanded to police

Only God can prevent fish kill – Hawa Koomson

    The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture has admitted that the recorded incidents of fish being washed ashore are only natural and cannot be averted through any specific measures. In the Ministry’s estimation, all it can do is to investigate circumstances leading to the fish kill incidents, since the phenomenon is natural. One

Vice President Bawumia’s mother passes on

      The mother of the Vice President, Hajia Mariama Bawumia alias Maame has passed on. Sources close to the Vice-President said Hajia Mariama had been unwell for sometime now and was hospitalized. She passed on early Monday (September 13) morning. She was 82. Hajia Mariama was a native of Kpasenkpe in the West Mamprusi

South Sudan to circumcise 1.5m men in HIV campaign

    A project to circumcise 1.5 million South Sudanese men aged from 15 to 49 has been launched in the country in order to reduce the prevalence of HIV. Research has shown that circumcised men are at a much lower risk of contracting HIV than uncircumcised men when having heterosexual sex with

Video shows US troops behind Guinea coup

    A video that appears to show US soldiers driving among crowds of people in the Guinean capital, Conakry, has been fueling speculation that America had some involvement in this week’s coup. In the video, people are shouting “freedom, freedom, freedom” and greeting the soldiers who are smiling back.       But the US has

Information Minister Swears In Ghana Publishing Board

        Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has sworn in a six-member board of government publisher, the Ghana Publishing Company Limited (GPCL). At a brief ceremony in Accra, yesterday, the minister tasked the new board members to consolidate the gains the company has made in the last four years and strategically position it