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2017-03-01 Ghana Honours Three WWII Veterans Who Sparked the Fight for Independence
[This is Africa] To mark the 69th anniversary of the Christiansborg shooting, President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana laid a wreath in honour of Sergeant Adjetey, Corporal Attipoe and Private Odartey Lamptey, at the Nationalism Park, Accra, Ghana. The shooting sparked the 1948 Accra riots, and led to the arrest of the Big Six, leaders of Ghana's fight for independence including, Kwame Nkrumah, and Edward Akufo-Addo, the father of current president.

2017-03-01 Trederoyal Family Petitions Otumfuo to Avert Bloodshed
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Trede. -THE ROYAL Aduana Family of Trede in the Kwanwoma district of Ashanti Region has appealed to Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, through Nana Baffuor Amankwatia VI, Bantamahene and the Head of Kronti division of the Kumasi Traditional Council to intervene in the chieftaincy dispute.

2017-03-01 Massive Rot At Ho Community Development Dept
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Ho. -The Department of Community Development in Ho has come under serious public criticism and cited as one of the most corrupt public institutions in the Volta region.

2017-03-01 Bisa Kdei Gets Highlife Artist Nomination for 4th Consecutive Time
[Ghana Star] There's little doubt about the dwindling fortunes of highlife music in Ghana, especially when it comes to the awards scheme that rewards popularity and relevance of artists - the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA).

2017-03-01 Gospel Artists Divided Over Marrying Pastors
[Ghana Star] Gospel artistes are divided on whether to marry a pastor or not.

2017-03-01 Parliamentary Select Committee Commends Subah
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Parliamentary Select Committee on Communication has commended Subah Info Solutions for its initiative to track and curb activities of Sim Box fraudsters to secure revenue for the country.

2017-03-01 Rio Carnival Float Collapses, Injuring 12
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The top of a float collapsed during Rio de Janeiro's world famous Carnival parade early Tuesday, injuring at least 12 people, officials said.

2017-03-01 Chinese Ambassador Meets Acting IGP
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Ghana Police Service and the Chinese Embassy have held bilateral discussion on issues of common interest, including security and training, in Accra.

2017-03-01 Kwesimintsim MP Sets Up 5 Committees - to Deal With Pressing Issues
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Takoradi. -THE Member of Parliament (MP) for the Kwesimintsim constituency in the Western region, Joseph Mensah has vowed to champion the interest of his constituents in his capacity as a legislator.

2017-03-01 Golden Boy' Razak Applies for Black Stars Job
[Ghanaian Chronicle] In a massive display of confidence and a demonstration of readiness to handle the top Ghana coaching job, former Black Stars skipper and Asante Kotoko coach 'Golden Boy' Abdul Razak has officially submitted his application for the vacant Black Stars coaching job on Monday afternoon.

2017-03-01 Don't Be Intimidated - Hon Oteng-Mensah Advises Women
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -Ms. Francisca Oteng-Mensah, the Member of Parliament for Kwabre East in the Ashanti region has charged Ghanaian women to take up leadership roles and not be intimidated by whatever force that come their way.

2017-03-01 Army Calls for Private Sector Support - to Transform Naval Training School
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The corporate world has been challenged to help adequately equip the Naval Recruits Training School (NRTS) facilities under the Ghana Navy Training Command (NAVTRAC), at Nutekpor, near Sogakope in the Volta Region, in order to produce well-trained military men.

2017-03-01 Voltic Denies Deceiving Consumers 'Consumers Accuse Voltic of Deceit' - Rejoinder
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The attention of Voltic (GH) Limited (Voltic) has been drawn to a front page publication in the 22nd February, 2017 edition of The Chronicle under the headline: "Consumers accuse Voltic of deceit".

2017-03-01 Sunyani Chief Worried Over Perennial Water Shortage
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Sunyani. -The Sunyani Municipality has long been experiencing perennial water shortage during dry seasons, a situation which makes life difficult for the inhabitants, due to the hassle they have to go through before getting water for their daily chores.

2017-03-01 Youth Advised Against Reliance On Govt - for Non-Existent Jobs
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -Ghanaian youth in general, and unemployed graduates in particular, have been advised to be creative and business-minded to succeed in social life, instead of looking up to the government to offer them jobs.

2017-03-01 Graccu to Establish Own Bank
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Ghana Revenue Authority Co-operative Credit Union (GRACCU) has held its 9th Annual General Meeting (AGM) aimed at drawing up more programmes to aid members to have access to credit and other benefits to better their lives.

2017-03-01 Moneygram to Reward Money Transfer Customers
[Ghanaian Chronicle] To mark the celebration of the 60th anniversary of Ghana's Independence, MoneyGram has launched a promotion to reward customers receiving international money transfers from family and friends.

2017-03-01 Mad Rush for Admissions At Mafi-Kumase SSTS
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Mafi-Kumase -The Mafi-Kumase Secondary Technical Senior High School (STSHS) in the Central Tongu District has become one of the most attractive institutions in the Volta region, following the decision of parents to send their wards there due to the first class infrastructure and the various scholarship schemes available to students.

2017-03-01 Mo Ibrahim 'Snubs' Mahama
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Mo Ibrahim Foundation says there is no winner of the 2016 Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership.

2017-03-01 School Feeding Programme Suspended - in Ejura Sekyedumase
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