Idris Elba Nearly Died in Ghana
[Accra Report] Popular Hollywood star and famed British actor, Idris Elba almost died on set while filming scenes for his latest movie Beasts Of No Nation.
Falling Cedi Drags Stock Exchange Down
[CAJ News] Accra -THE Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) is bearing the brunt of the weakening Cedi, which over the months has been losing value against major currencies.
Parliament Begins Debate On 2016 Budget
[Ghana Govt.] Parliament, yesterday, kick-started debate on the 2016 budget statement and economic policy of the government with heated arguments over lack of quorum, and misrepresentation of figures leading to the suspension of sitting for some minutes.
Thieves Steal Antoa Nyama Gods
[Accra Report] The 'strong room' of the powerful god, Antoa Nyama, in the Kwabre East District of the Ashanti Region has been raided by thieves who stole gold ornaments and other valuables worth thousands of cedis.
Cheap, Waterless Toilets Head for Testing
[SciDev.Net] A cheap toilet design that requires no water or external energy to process human waste is to be trialled next year in Africa, possibly in Ghana.
"I'm Single and I Want a Slim Lady, Not the Big Ones' - Kweku Bonsam
[Accra Report] Renowned Ghanaian traditional priest, Kweku Bonsam says he is single and in search of a young beautiful lady to date.
Ghanaian Hollywood Star, Abraham Attah, Lands New Role in 'The Modern Ocean' After 'Beats of No Nation' Debut
[Accra Report] Young Ghanaian movie star Abraham Attah is refusing to let fame get into his head. He says he is planning on living the life he lived before fame found him.
Antoa Shrine Raid - Otumfuo Summons Shrine Chiefs
[Accra Report] Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has summoned chiefs of Antoa to the Manhyia Palace following the theft of one of the shrine's deities - 'puduo' - as well as gold ornaments, and some expensive regalia from the dreaded god's sanctum.
UN Climate Change Summit in Paris 2015 - World Leaders Must Stop Paying Lip Service to Sustainable Development Matters
[Ghana Govt.] Do you remember this philosophical Ghanaian adage that says: "If you cut your own tongue and chew it with rapacious appetite, you have chewed no meat at all?"
President Mahama At CHOGM Malta 2015
[Ghana Govt.] President John Dramani Mahama is joining other leaders in Malta for the 2015 Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM Malta 2015).
Leapfrogging African Devt With Technology
[Business Day] Lucy Quist, Managing Director of Airtel Ghana and CIMG Marketing Woman of the year, has challenged Africans to "harness technology to transform the development of the continent".
The Inside Story of How Anas Aremeyaw Took On Ghana's Corrupt Judiciary
[Accra Report] Justice! is an explosive Al Jazeera English documentary about Anas Aremeyaw Anas's undercover crusade to rid Ghana of judicial corruption once and for all.
Mandela Continues to Be an Icon for Me, Says Ghanaian President Mahama
[RFI] On the occasion of the two special editions of RFI English Service's Paris Live PM being recorded in the Ghanaian capital - renamed Accra Live PM in acnowledgment and broadcast this Thursday 26 November and tomorrow - President John Dramani Mahama is interviewed by RFI's Daniel Singleton and France24Â´s Katerina Vittozzi. Find out the leader of the Black Star state's views on women empowerment, and about his first encounter with Nelson Mandela, hi
Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association Announces Partnership With Geopoll, Kantar Media
[CIO] The Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association today announced that it has partnered with mobile surveying company GeoPoll to be the provider of media data to GIBA members, who include TV, radio, and web broadcasters throughout Ghana.
Outgoing NMC Calls On President Mahama
[Ghana Govt.] President John Dramani Mahama yesterday granted audience to the outgoing members of the National Media Commission (NMC).
16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence
[Ghana Govt.] The Ministry Of Gender, Children and Social Protection has launched the 24th year of the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence campaign in Accra.
Military Raid On NPP Office
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The New Patriotic Party (NPP) considers yesterday dawn incident, which saw about 15 armed men occupying military and police vehicles, claiming to have found a sack containing four AK 47 rifles and four machetes, after invading the precincts of its headquarters, as an attack on Ghana's democracy.
Ghipss Urges Public to Adopt Electronic Payments
[Business Day] The public is being urged to make use of electronic forms of payments and reduce the risk of losing their money during the yuletide.
Yara Ghana Supports Farmers Day 2015
[Business Day] Yara Ghana Limited, a leading fertilizer supplier in the country, has presented to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture GHÂ¢ 20, 000, 100 bags of fertilizer and some souvenirs to support this year's Farmers Day celebration.
China to Deepen Trade Ties With Ghana
[Business Day] The Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Madam Sun Boahong, has pledged the determination of the Asian economic power house, to deepen its trade ties with Ghana, for the mutual benefit of their peoples.