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Ex-Ghana football chief Kwesi Nyantakyi denies receiving ‘cash gift’

Former Ghana Football Association (GFA) head Kwesi Nyantakyi was seen taking $65,000 (£48,000) from an undercover reporter.

Ghanaians dream of migrating despite economic optimism

Ernest Owusu wants to get his hands dirty. "I have nothing to work on," the Ghanaian mechanic complains, looking around at his roadside garage which is littered with rusted cars and vans.

Ghana denounces ex-President Jonathan for misquoting Nana Akufo-Addo over Nigeria

Ghana’s High Commissioner in Nigeria, Mr. Rashid Bawa, has denounced ex-President Goodluck Jonathan for misquoting President Nana Akufo-Addo over security situation in Nigeria.

Ex-President Jonathan: Nigeria now being used as bad example

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has advised Nigerian leaders to make personal sacrifices in the bid to strengthen the nation’s democracy and make the country great.

Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh accused of ordering killings of Nigerians, other West African migrants

A paramilitary unit controlled by former Gambian president Yahya Jammeh was accused on Wednesday by rights groups of being behind the killings of more than 50 West African migrants in 2005.

Nana Akufo-Addo: I will never oversee same-sex legalization

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says: “It will NOT be under his presidency that same-sex marriage will be legalized in Ghana.”

Actress’ sex-for-rent claim sparks debate

An actress who said women needed men to take care of them has sparked fierce debate in Ghana and widened the focus about sexual harassment in the country.

Visiting Ghanaian lawmakers watch as thugs invade Senate

Lawmakers from Ghana were on a visit to the National Assembly on Wednesday when the hoodlums invaded the Senate chamber and stole the mace.

President Akufo-Addo: Ghana will not offer military base to US

Ghana will not sign an agreement with Washington to set up a military base, President Nana Akufo-Addo said on Thursday.

President Buhari tasks Ghanaians on peace, unity

President Muhhammadu Buhari has addressed Ghanaians on their 61st independence anniversary and preached peace and unity as the way forward.

EFF calls on Africa to ‘join in the wave of economic freedom of our...

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has called on Africa to "join in the wave of economic freedom", saying that the land and mineral resources on the African continent should be "redirected to benefit African people and their economies".

Ghana’s Nana Akufo-Addo advocates multi-party system to deepen Africa’s democracy

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo, on Thursday, in Abuja, said the multi-party system of governance was the panacea to deepening democracy on the African continent, calling for the total integration of the continent.

Ghana to keep ex-Gitmo detainees as 2016 deal with U.S. expires

Ghana will have to work at integrating two Yemeni nationals it received from the United States government in 2016, a Minister has told lawmakers.

Ghana police hunts for fugitives after deadly jailbreak

Police in Ghana are still hunting for armed robbers who attacked a district police headquarters in the capital killing an officer and freeing persons held in the facility.

Ghana records 80% increase in new cases of HIV/AIDS in 2017

There was 80 per cent increase in new cases of HIV/AIDS infection in Ghana according to a 2017 Ghana AIDS Commission report.

Ghana immigration disqualifies recruits with stretch marks, bleached skin

The Ghanaian Immigration Service (GIS) has disqualified candidates with bleached skin and stretch marks from a massive recruitment exercise.

Ghana govt denies congratulating George Weah as Liberians await initial results

The government of Ghana has denied news that its president has congratulated George Weah for winning Liberia’s presidential runoff vote held on December 26.

Federal govt to sanction transport firms allegedly involved in human trafficking

The Federal Government, in collaboration with Cote d’Ivoire, have set plans in motion to cancel licences of transportation companies being used in human trafficking.

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