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2016-10-21 Govt Launches Talks to Engage, Educate Voters Ahead of Election
[VOA] Officials from the electoral commission of Ghana plan to meet the chiefs and elders as well as the media next week as part of an engagement program to educate the public ahead of the December 7 presidential, parliamentary and local elections. The electoral commission says officials will go across the country to meet and explain the electoral process and answer voter concerns.

2016-10-21 Nduom Invades Court With Bus Loads of Supporters
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Progressive People's Party (PPP) yesterday made its first appearance in court with bus loads of supporters clad in party paraphernalia, ostensibly to demonstrate the party's appetite to contest this year's elections.

2016-10-21 Central Banks of Nigeria and Ghana to Speak At Swift Business Forum West Africa
[CIO] SWIFT announces the first names in its speaker line-up of industry leaders set to participate in its first ever Business Forum West Africa on 8 November 2016.

2016-10-21 13 Female Celebrity Fights That Rock Ghana
[Ghana Star] If you see two ladies always working together today, don't be surprised to see them tomorrow not talking because that is the nature of ladies.

2016-10-21 Impossible Is Nothing, Says Micho
[Monitor] Kampala -Egypt, Ghana and Uganda should perhaps waive each other's visa fees.

2016-10-21 New Highlife Sensation INK Aspire to Adele, Neyo & Usher Levels
[Ghana Star] Ghanaian highlife duo INK has expressed the desire to take the genre to the level of having the likes of Adele, Neyo and Usher collaborate with them.

2016-10-20 Uganda Draws Ghana, Egypt Again in Afcon Finals
[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda Cranes will come up against two opponents they are already lined up to face in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.

2016-10-20 Afcon 2017 Draw Pits Uganda Cranes With Ghana, Egypt
[Monitor] Kampala -It didn't serve as expected. But rather familiar. Uganda Cranes are pitted with Mali, Egypt and Ghana in Group D of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations draw was conducted on Wednesday night in Gabon capital Libreville.

2016-10-21 Parliament Approves Budget for 1st Quarter of 2017
[Ghana Govt.] Parliament on Thursday approved a request for the withdrawal of an amount of GH¢10.99 billion from the Consolidated Fund to run the country for the first quarter of 2017.

2016-10-20 Nana Addo Is the Only Hope for Ghana - Alan
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi . -THE FORMER Minister of Trade and Industry under the erstwhile NPP administration, Mr. Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen, says the flagbearer of the NPP, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo represents the best hope for this country and must be given the chance to lead Ghana.

2016-10-20 Tekper Presents Q1 2017 Budget Today
[Business Day] The Minister of Finance, Seth Terkper, will be presenting the government's budget for the first quarter of 2017 to parliament today, Thursday October 20.

2016-10-20 Dancehall Star Shatta Wale Insults Politicians
[Ghana Star] Controversial Ghanaian Dancehall artist, Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr also known as Shatta Wale is in the news again for raining insult on some politicians in Ghana and describing them as a bunch of greedy people who thinks about nobody but themselves.

2016-10-20 Ghana Drawn in Group D With Mali, Egypt & Uganda
[Ghana Star] The Black Stars will have a long battle with Egypt and Uganda after the three were drawn in the same group for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations to be held in Gabon.

2016-10-21 Mahama Begs Nana for Debate - After Running Away From IEA but Akomea Advises NPP to Ignore the Call
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Communications Director of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has launched a vigorous campaign for the party's flag bearer, Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo, to reject the National Democratic Congress' (NDC) invitation for a debate with President John Dramani Mahama.

2016-10-21 Girsal to Boost Agriculture for Economic Growth and Development
[Ghana Govt.] The statistics indicate that even though, on average, the agricultural sector accounts for about 22 per cent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP), the sector receives an average of only 4.0 per cent of bank lending, due to the perception that lending risk is too high to motivate financing by the private financial sector.

2016-10-20 JM & Cronies Live in Another Ghana - Nana
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi. -THE FLAGBEARER of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says he is at a loss as to whether the President, His Excellency John Dramani Mahama is really living in this country.

2016-10-20 All Is Not Lost in World Cup Qualifiers
[Ghana Star] Minister of Sports, Nii Lante Vanderpuye, is certain the Black Stars can still qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia despite the team's slow start to the qualifiers.

2016-10-19 When All the President's Men Take to the Campaign Trail...
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Do we have a functioning government at the moment? We are afraid not. Everything points to a non-functioning governance system, as the President and all his men and women take to the road, campaigning for the December 7 Presidential and Legislative elections.

2016-10-19 Ghana, Algeria, Cote d'Ivoire and Senegal Are Favourites - Abdul Razak
[CAF] Fondly called 'Golden Boy', Karim Abdul Razak is unarguably one of the most talented players in the history of African football. Now in his 60's, the Ghana and Asante Kotoko legend gets another opportunity for yet another experience in the Africa Cup of Nations, a competition he won in 1978.

2016-10-19 Blakk Rasta Disses Donald Trump On 'Dumb Trump'
[Ghana Star] Ghanaian reggae and radio star-Blakk Rasta may not have a vote in the upcoming US elections but he has gone through the pain and cost to release a new song, throwing jabs at Republican presidential candidate-Donald Trump.

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