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GETFund vows to sue contractor over alleged closure of school

The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) is embroiled in a contentious legal standoff with contractor Kontoh Sadea and Sons, as the contractor reportedly locks up the Akyem Asene Roman Catholic Basic School in the...

Dispute over unpaid fees prompts closure of Akyem Asene Roman Catholic Basic School

The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) is embroiled in a contentious legal standoff with contractor Kontoh Sadea and Sons, as the contractor reportedly locks up the Akyem Asene Roman Catholic Basic School in the...

174 people died from road accidents in January 2024 – NRSA reports

Data released by the National Road Safety Authority (NRSA) reveals that in January 2024, a total of 174 individuals tragically lost their lives.During the same period, there were 1,142 reported road traffic accidents, involving...

Parliament implements security measures ahead of President’s State of the Nation Address

As anticipation builds for President Akufo-Addo's forthcoming State of the Nation Address, the Parliament of Ghana has implemented stringent security measures to ensure the smooth conduct of proceedings during the highly anticipated event.In adherence...

Don’t come and apologise to me – Ken Agyapong tells ‘disloyal’ NPP members

Former presidential candidate aspirant and Assin Central Member of Parliament, Kennedy Agyapong, has indicated that he will not accept any apologies for the disrespect he faced from some New Patriotic Party (NPP) members during...

All African Games: Govt to spend $48 million for a 18-day event – Ablakwa

Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has released documents alleging that the government is overspending its operational expenses budget by approximately 500% of the amount approved by Parliament for preparations for...

NPP sacrificed Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu because their interest wasn’t his priority – Franklin Cudjoe

The President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe, has expressed concern about Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu's resignation as Majority Leader, alleging that the Suame legislator was sacrificed for expediency by the New Patriotic Party (NPP).In an interview...

Labour sceptical of State of the Nation Address impact on economic hardships

As Ghana prepares for President Akufo-Addo's penultimate State of the Nation Address scheduled for Tuesday, February 27, organised labour has voiced disillusionment, expressing little hope for meaningful resolutions to the economic hardships faced by...

I didn’t own filling stations under “modest” Prof. Mills’ govt – Ablakwa

The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has denied claims that he owned fuel stations during his early days as a politician and that he flew abroad every weekend for schooling...

Bawumia manifesto committee posts ‘declined’ by 3 appointees

The fleshed-out manifesto committee list of Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer for the 2024 presidential elections, has seen some individuals turn down the offer to serve.Since the list was released...

Prophet Bernard gifts struggling gospel artiste Edward Akwasi Boateng with car and scholarship for his children

Prophet Bernand El Bernard, the head pastor of Spirit Life Revival Ministry, has delivered a life-changing gift to well-known gospel artiste Edward Akwasi Boateng during a church service on Sunday, February 25, 2024.Captured in...

Newly created regions have seen little development from Akufo-Addo – Mahama

The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Mahama, has criticized the government for what he perceives as a lack of development in the six new regions.He believes that the six new regions...

Limit outdoor activities, drink enough water – GHS urges public

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has issued guidelines to help people cope with the harsh weather conditions prevailing in the country, which are characterized by dryness, dust, and high temperatures.February has experienced extremely harsh...

Okudzeto Ablakwa hints at another expose on govt expenditure on All Africa Games

Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has hinted at the imminent release of documents pertaining to an upcoming scandal. Ablakwa's post on February 25, 2024, has sparked anticipation as Ghanaians await the...

General Legal Council dragged to court for unlawfully suspending lawyer’s license

Legal practitioner Kwame Fosu-Gyeabour has filed a writ at the High Court challenging the actions of the General Legal Council (GLC). Fosu-Gyeabour alleges that the GLC's decision to bar him from practicing law is...

Ghana’s cocoa bean production projected to reach 492,000 metric tonnes; a significant 27% decline

Reports from undisclosed stakeholders within Ghana's cocoa industry have disclosed that cocoa production in the 2023–2024 crop season is anticipated to reach approximately 492,000 metric tonnes, marking a significant decline of about 27.9% from...

Gomoa chiefs warn Budumburam squatters to move in 3 days; charges govt to stay out of the matter 

Squatters of zone E of the Budumburam camp have been left to their fate to find their next place of stay after the Chiefs of Gomoa Buduburam in the Central region issued a three-day...

Youth group advises Dr Bawumia to pick a Ga-Dangme person as running mate 

The Ga-Dangme Youth, a prominent pressure group advocating for the interests of the Ga-Dangme people, has made a resounding call for Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, the 2024 presidential candidate for the New Patriotic Party (NPP),...

Burial of Former National School Feeding Coordinator set for March 2

The Ghanaian community is mourning the loss of Mrs. Gertrude Essie Quashigah, a prominent figure known for her impactful contributions to the nation. Mrs. Quashigah, former National Coordinator of the Ghana School Feeding Programme...

Video: Long vehicle skids off Accra-Tema Motorway into a deep, stinking drainage

A video shared on Edhub's social media page depicts a massive vehicle transporting unidentified items, which veered off the primary Accra-Tema Motorway and ended up in a ditch.While specific details regarding the cause of...

Meet the Ghanaian boy with a natural autotune voice

A young boy's remarkable natural autotune sound has caught the attention of viewers on social media.An interviewer, who stumbled upon the boy in a remote area, was captivated by his unique talent and sought...

Bawumia announces 319-member manifesto committee

The Bawumia for President 2024 campaign team has disclosed the full membership of its manifesto committee ahead of the upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections in Ghana. This announcement, made on February 22, 2024, by...

Farmer granted GHC10,000 bail, surety on negligence of farm animals causing damage to neighbors properties

The Hohoe Magistrate's Court has released Korkuvi Atiga, a farmer from Fodome Lormnava, on a GHC10,000 bail with one surety after he pleaded not guilty to charges related to his domestic animals straying into...

Rickshaw, motorcycle riders threaten to boycott 2024 elections if govt fails to formalise their operations

Tricycle and motorcycle taxi riders nationwide are considering boycotting the 2024 general elections if the government doesn't show a sincere commitment to formalising their operations beforehand.At a press conference in Kumasi on February...

Over US$21K secured in fundraiser launched for Ghanaian immigrant killed in Toronto shooting 

Friends of Adu Boakye, a Ghanaian immigrant tragically killed in an indiscriminate shooting in the North York area of Toronto, Canada, are rallying support to aid his grieving family back home. Boakye, who succumbed to...

Bright Simons outlines why govt must cancel Agyapa deal in 28-minute presentation

The controversial Agyapa Royalties deal, proposed by the Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo government, has once again sparked public outcry following reports of the government spending over $12 million on the deal despite its suspension.Bright...

Mahama, Bawumia praises and worship together at Apostle Dr Ntumy’s final funeral rite 

Former President John Dramani Mahama and Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia joined together in praise and worship at the final funeral rites of the late Chairman of the Church of Pentecost, Apostle Dr. Michael...

Ghanaians have been swindled by Akufo-Addo, Bawumia – Martin Amidu

Former Special Prosecutor Martin Amidu launched a blistering attack on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, accusing them of deceiving Ghanaians about their commitment to fighting corruption.Amidu, a...

“Konongo Kaya”, the tribal insult Martin Amidu will never forget

Former Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu, has entered the fray surrounding recent commentary on the use of tribal invectives in front-line politics, expressing dissatisfaction with what he perceives as selective quoting and hypocrisy.The controversy was...

Intercity bus bursts into flames on Accra-Kumasi Highway

A harrowing incident transpired on the Accra-Kumasi highway as an intercity bus suddenly erupted into flames, sending shockwaves through the passengers and bystanders alike. The terrifying ordeal unfolded when the bus encountered unforeseen mechanical issues,...

I have a 42-room office complex with pick up vehicles I had wanted to give to NPP – Ken Agyapong reveals

Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, has announced his decision to withhold all campaign materials he intended to donate to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the upcoming 2024 elections. This includes...

President Akufo-Addo appoints Abena Osei-Asare as Minister of State at the Finance Ministry

President Akufo-Addo has appointed Member of Parliament for Atiwa East Abena Osei-Asare, in a recent reshuffle in the Finance Ministry, from Deputy Minister for Finance as a Minister of State at the Finance Ministry.This...

14 year-old-boy identified with Wilson’s disease; first case detected in Ghana

A 14-year-old boy in Ghana identified as Mark Worwonyo is grappling with a life-threatening condition as doctors uncover an unprecedented case of Wilson's disease, a rare genetic disorder causing excess copper retention.The teenager featured...

NCA takes decisive action, closes four Bawku radio stations over role in escalating conflict

The National Communication Authority (NCA) has taken action to close down four radio stations in Bawku, located in the Upper East Region, Bawku FM, Source FM, Zahra FM, and Gumah FM are among the...

Biography of late former chairman of the Church of Pentecost, Apostle Ntumy

Former chairman of the Church of Pentecost, Apostle Dr. Michael Kwabena Ntumy, was born on September 22, 1958, in Osramane-Dadease.Rising from humble beginnings, he emerged as a figure of profound faith and influence.Throughout...

We’ve not been employed by YEA – Toll Workers Association disputes claims

The Ghana Toll Workers Association has countered assertions made by the Youth Employment Agency (YEA), denying that former tollbooth workers have already been hired.On Thursday, February 22, the Agency announced the recruitment of 282...

Martin Amidu lambasts Nana Akomea over Kwetey’s ‘attack’ on Bawumia

Former Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu, has entered the fray surrounding recent commentary on the use of tribal invectives in front-line politics, expressing dissatisfaction with what he perceives as selective quoting and hypocrisy.The controversy was...

Illegitimate GRA Boss will be dealt with – PAC chair vows

Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC), James Klutse Avedzi, has issued a warning to Commissioner General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Rev. Ammishadai Owusu-Amoah, indicating that he will be personally held...

MP raises concerns over National Security Coordinator’s involvement in partisan politics

Member of Parliament for Adaklu, Kwame Governs Agbodza, has voiced apprehension over the dual role of Edward Asomani, the National Security Coordinator, who has been named as the head of the security committee for...

NCA closes four radio stations in Bawku, citing national security concerns

National Communications Authority (NCA) hereby notifies the public that four (4) FM radio stations located in Bawku, Upper East Region, have been closed down.The stations are:1. Bawku FM2. Source FM3. Zahra FM and4. Gumah...

4 radio stations shut down in Bawku over security concerns 

In response to the escalating tensions and violence in Bawku, Upper East Region, the National Communications Authority (NCA) has announced the closure of four FM radio stations in the area. Bawku FM, Source FM,...

GoFundMe campaign for fatally shot Ghanaian father in Canada hits 21k dollars

Friends of a Ghanaian immigrant who tragically lost his life in a random shooting in the North York area of Toronto, Canada's largest city, have launched a fundraising campaign to support his grieving family...

”King Charles makes plans for successor” – Report

King Charles has started making a plan for who will take over after him. This has made people worried that his cancer might be more serious than they thought. Earlier this month, Charles said...

PAC Chairman warns GRA boss of legal liability for contract lapse

Chairman of the Public Accounts Committeet (PAC), James Klutse Avedzi has issued a stern warning to the Commissioner General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Rev. Ammishadai Owusu-Amoah, cautioning him that he will be...

Afua Asantewaa did not observe guidelines around rest break timings – GWR explains 

Guinness World Records (GWR) has provided clarity on the disqualification of Afua Asantewaa O. Aduonum for her Sing-A-Thon attempt as an individual in December 2023. According to GWR, Afua's disqualification stemmed from "guidelines around rest...

VIDEO: How Akufo-Addo’s loss in 2008 sent Kennedy Agyapong to the hospital

Renowned Ghanaian politician and Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central Kennedy Agyapong, has opened up about the health challenges he faced in 2008 when President Akufo-Addo lost the general elections.Kennedy Agyapong, also...

I developed a heart problem in 2008 after Akufo-Addo lost – Ken Agyapong

Renowned Ghanaian politician and Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central Kennedy Agyapong, has opened up about the health challenges he faced in 2008 when President Akufo-Addo lost the general elections.Kennedy Agyapong, also...

Cape Coast takes action against plastic menace with inauguration of recycling plant

The coastal city of Cape Coast in Ghana has taken a significant step in addressing the escalating issue of plastic waste with the inauguration of a waste to resource collection and preprocessing plant. The facility,...

Governance expert warns of potential interference in Finance Ministry’s operations amid Ofori-Atta’s new appointment

Renowned governance expert, Prof Baffour Agyeman-Duah, has voiced concerns over the newly appointed role of former Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, suggesting that there could be potential interference with the duties of the current Finance...

More young people in Ghana are getting strokes – Ghana Society of Cardiology 

The Ghana Society of Cardiology has issued a stark warning about the alarming increase in stroke cases among young people, attributing the trend to unhealthy lifestyle choices and sedentary habits. As the incidence of cardiovascular...

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