Archive for month November, 2021

  • November 29, 2021

    Ethiopian gov’t...

    Dead bodies are seen ‘everywhere on the streets of a town in Afar region as Al Jazeera gains exclusive access to the front line of escalating conflict. Ethiopia’s state-run broadcaster has said government forces were in control of the town of Chifra in Afar region, their first major seizure since...

  • November 29, 2021

    Rally behind...

    The Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Dr Ibrahim Mohammed Awal, has called on Ghanaians to rally behind the government and accept the policy initiatives in the 2022 budget statement for sustainable national development. He said the country had been facing many challenges over the years ranging from inadequate infrastructure...

  • November 29, 2021

    Motorbike Thief...

    The Ashaiman District Court has sentenced John Gospel, a 19-year-old driver’s mate, to 24 months imprisonment for stealing a motorbike. The court presided over by Mrs Eleanor Kakra Banes Botchway sentenced the accused on his plea of guilty to both counts of unlawful entry and stealing. The convict was sentenced...

  • November 29, 2021

    Your Woman...

    If your spouse starts to flirt, there are some things he or she will do and that is what we will be highlighting in this article. If you see one of these things in your wife, that means she is hot on you. Below are 3 signs that your wife...

  • November 29, 2021

    Only 10%...

    Only about 10 per cent of students in the country offer formal technical, vocational education and training (TVET), the Director-General of the Commission for TVET (CTVET), Dr Fred Kyei Asamoah, has disclosed. He said until recent years, there was no motivation for students to pursue TVET, adding that the area...

  • November 29, 2021

    Government Power...

    Government pays about four billion dollars in subsidizing the energy sector, Mr Habibu Adam, a Senior Economist, at the office of the Senior Presidential Advisor, has said. Mr Adams said the subsidy payment was more than the money being spent to implement the Free Senior High School (FSHS) policy, adding...

  • November 29, 2021

    Agona West...

    The Municipal Chief Executive for Agona West in the Central Region, Mr Evans Addison Coleman, has assured residents that he will provide the requisite leadership devoid of partisanship for the development of the municipality. “I am here to serve the people of Agona West irrespective of one’s political inclination or...

  • November 29, 2021

    High Rate...

    Mr Kyeremeh Atuahene, Director-General of the Ghana AIDS Commission, has expressed concern about the rate at which young people between 15 and 24 years are being infected with HIV. According to the 2020 National Sentinel Survey Report, nearly 19,000 new infections were recorded in persons aged 15 to 49. Of

  • November 29, 2021

    Since I...

    CREDIT: GETTY IMAGES Motherhood—and mothers’ voices—should be celebrated every day. But that also means having honest, judgment-free conversations about the complexities of parenting. In our series Millennial Moms, we reveal the beautiful—and daunting—responsibilities of motherhood through the lens of different women’s experiences, from balancing side hustles in order to provide for...

  • November 29, 2021

    Parliament has...

    The Minority Leader in Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu, has said that parliament has duly rejected the 2022 Budget presented by Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta. Until and unless the government removes the draconian taxes in the rejected budget, he said, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Members of Parliament remain unable to support the...

  • November 29, 2021

    Chairman is...

    Amidst the ongoing dissensus about who or what criteria qualifies one as a Grammy nominee, Stonebwoy has thrown a subtle jab at presumably those who disqualify his stance.  Sightings of a cryptic message on dancehall artiste Livingston Satekla’s Snapchat handle shows that the dancehall artiste is displeased with comments regarding the...

  • November 29, 2021

    Kanye West...

    Virgil Abloh, artistic director for Louis Vuitton and Off-White founder, passed away on Sunday, November 28, 2021. Many high profile personalities and celebrates have shared their condolences with the family, including rapper Kanye West, who dedicated his latest Sunday service in loving memory of his friend and creative director of Donda.  The service...

  • November 29, 2021

    Covid-19: GHS...

    As part of measures to prevent Covid-19 infections from increasing in Ghana during the Christmas season, the Ghana Heath Service (GHS) has said they will be engaging the clergy to discuss ways in which they can observe the occasion while regarding all the Covid-19 protocols. The Director-General of the GHS,...

  • November 29, 2021

    Newspaper Headlines,...

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  • November 29, 2021

    Gov’t is...

    The African Foundation for Educational Development (AFFED), a non-governmental organization (NGO) has asked the government to cancel the payment of trainee allowances. According to AFFED, the government is struggling to pay the allowance after accumulating arrears for six months. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in 2017 restored the teacher trainee allowances after his processors,...

  • November 29, 2021

    AGI urges...

    The Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) has urged members of the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) to supply their customers with made in Ghana products following the government’s decision to reverse the 50% benchmark value reduction policy on some selected items. According to the AGI, GUTA’s lack of support...

  • November 29, 2021

    Five issues...

    The Minority Caucus has highlighted five issues it wants a revised 2022 budget to address before it gives its support. Parliament on Friday, November 26, 2021, rejected the 2022 budget after members of the Majority Caucus staged a walkout following disagreements over a vote on a last-minute request from Finance...

  • November 29, 2021

    AfCFTA member...

    The Ministry of Trade and Industry is urging member states of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) to develop the right policy frameworks to promote the development of both Special Economic Zones and the operationalization of AfCFTA. According to the Ministry of Trade, this will also enable private...

  • November 29, 2021

    Let’s engage...

    A former Deputy Finance Minister, Kweku George Ricketts-Hagan wants both sides of Parliament to reach a consensus to approve the 2022 budget when the House reconvenes on Tuesday, November 30, 2021. The 2022 budget was rejected by Parliament last Friday, November 26, 2021, after the Majority side staged a walkout....

  • November 29, 2021

    Public hearing...

    The Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee of Parliament will today, Monday, November 29, 2021, resume its public hearing on the series of memoranda for and against the Anti-LGBTQI+ Bill currently before the House. The Bill seeks to criminalize LGBTQI+ activities in the country. The public hearings are aimed at...

  • November 29, 2021

    We’ll meet...

    The Ghana Health Service (GHS) is optimistic it will meet its target of getting 20 million Ghanaians vaccinated against COVID-19 by end of the year. According to the GHS, over 9 million vaccines are currently available in Ghana for use. The Ghana Health Service is beginning a new campaign to...

  • November 29, 2021

    NIA postpones...

    The National Identification Authority, NIA, has postponed its services for updating personal records and replacement of lost and damaged cards. These services were scheduled to start today, Monday at Regional and District offices nationwide, but the authority in a statement noted that “many people are yet to pick up their...

  • November 29, 2021

    Buses carrying...

    Buses conveying 202 foreigners were intercepted by the Aflao Immigration Service on Saturday, November 27. The foreigners, mostly citizens of Niger, were held up at the Aflao main border after officers were alerted of their movement to different parts of the country. According to sector commander of the Immigration Service, Assistant Commissioner Frederick Baah Doudu,...

  • November 29, 2021

    Paramount’s Bob...

    Bob Marley Director Reinaldo Marcus Green has not only started working on the script for Paramount’s Bob Marley biopic but has found “the right angle” to approach the Reggae legend and political activist’s life story. Earlier this year, it was announced that a Bob Marley biopic was in the works to be directed...

  • November 29, 2021

    Eating Disorders...

    Collage by Yunuen Bonaparte. Photo courtesy of KoolShooters.   The pressures that girls and women face to achieve unrealistic body ideals have been subject to public concern for some time. A survey conducted by Facebook shows that social media negatively impacts body image in teen girls, for example, may even...

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