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Railway workers send message to Akufo-Addo

Workers of the Ghana Railway Company Limited (GRCL) have called on President Nana Akufo-Addo to honour his promise of improving their working...

Man found alive after train runs him over on railway

A man miraculously survived being run over by a train as he lay sleeping on a Siberian railway track in -18C cold. There...

Railways Minister reacts to ghastly head-on train collision

The Minister for Railways Development, Peter Amewu, has announced he will set up a committee to probe the head-on train collision at...

There won’t be any sky train in Ghana, it’s not possible now – Minister...

The Minister for Railway Development, John Peter Amewu, has said the government would not be able to construct any sky train in...

Beyi W’ano: Good news for residents whose houses were destroyed in Tema-Mpakadan Railway Project

It has emerged that processes have been initiated to compensate owners of over 90 houses destroyed by the blasting of rocks during...

Tragedy: Ghana Railway’s Accra manager killed in line of duty

The Accra Area Manager of the Ghana Railways Company Limited, Engineer Michael Asante, has met his untimely death after a train reportedly ran over...
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Railway steel thief lands 39 months jail term

The Juaso Circuit Court has sentenced to three years and three months imprisonment a 45-year-old Tweneboah Malik for stealing Railway steel.

Beyi W’ano: MP sends message to residents whose houses have been destroyed through Tema...

Member of Parliament (MP) for Asuogyaman in the Eastern Region, Thomas Nyarko Ampem, says efforts are underway to compensate residents whose houses...

Akufo-Addo’s message to Railways Ministry, Finance over completion of railway network

President Nana Akufo-Addo has charged the Ministry of Railway Development and the Finance Ministry to fast-track the completion of railway lines along...

Beyi W’ano: Over 97 houses destroyed in Tema-Mpakadan Railway Project [Photos]

About 97 houses have been destroyed by blasting of rocks allegedly by the construction firm working on the single gauge railway line...

Corruption Watch: Apegusu, Mpakadan residents demand compensation over railway project

https://youtu.be/TcTeF0AZJH0 Residents at Apegusu and Mpakadan in the Asuogyaman Constituency of the Eastern Region have bemoaned the...
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Ghana Railway Company warns rail track thieves

The Ghana Railway Company Limited has issued a stern warning to persons who steal railway tracks and other properties belonging to the...

Deputy Railway Minister embarks on working tour

The Deputy Minister of Railway Development, Kwaku Asante Boateng, has embarked on a tour to inspect ongoing projects at various locations in...

Fire guts Railways Quarters

Fire has gutted the homes of many squatters at the Railways Quarters area behind Accra Breweries Limited and Graphic Communications Company Limited.

Don’t panic; Railway lands not for sale – Acting CEO assures traders

JoyNews/AdomNews · Railway lands not for sale The Ghana Railway Development Authority has debunked claims it has sold a...

Traders operating at Accra railway station cry for help

Hundreds of traders operating at the railway station in Accra are appealing for a halt to a possible relocation which they claim...

AMA embarks on demolition along Accra Brewery-Railway line [Photos]

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has embarked on an exercise to rid the Accra Brewery-Railway line enclave of illegal occupants and encroachers.
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Railway workers incur wrath of Minister

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Henry Quartey, has exposed what he describes as fraudulent activities being undertaken by some railway workers.

Four grabbed for stealing railway steel at Twifu Nuamakrom

Four persons have been arrested at Twifo Nuamakrom in the Central Region for stealing railway lines that pass through Twifo Nuamakrom through...
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Ghana – Burkina Faso railway connectivity project on track – Amewu

The Minister of Railway Development, John-Peter Amewu, says plans are on course to secure private sector partnerships to build a rail line...

108-year-old woman fights Railway Authority over eviction

A 108-year-old woman has been thrown into a state of depression after she was served a notice to vacate her six-bedroom building...

Govt resettles Kantamanto traders at Accra Railway Station

Following the recent fire outbreak at the Kantamanto market in Accra, the government has, in consultation with the Ministry of Railways Development,...

Why sky train project has delayed – Railway Minister explains [Audio]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Why sky train project has delayed – Railway Minister explains The Minister for Railways Development, Joe Ghartey,...

View beautiful photos of Ghana’s first Railway Training School as it readies for intake...

Renovation works on Ghana’s first Railway University at Essikado in the Western region has been completed as the school readies itself for...
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Volta Region to get two railway lines

The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of Keta, Godwin Edudzi Yao Effah says discussions are ongoing for the development of two railway lines...

4 arrested for stealing railway tracks

Four persons have been arrested for stealing railway tracks at Obom near Amasaman in the Greater Accra region. The...

Ghana Railway Company gets govt support

Government has injected capital into the Ghana Railway Company Limited (GRCL) to enable the company become self-reliant and effective in its operations.
The train departed from the Takoradi station to Tarkwa at 6:15 am

Railway Company postpones reopening of Kojokrom-Tarkwa line

Management of the Ghana Railway Company has announced the postponement of the Kojokrom-Tarkwa railway opening which was scheduled for Monday, March 16,...

Y’asem Nie: How stress forced police officers to rehabilitate Railway Police Station [photos]

Police officers of the Railway District Police Station in Accra have resolved to rehabilitate the Railway District Police Station to effectively render...
The train departed from the Takoradi station to Tarkwa at 6:15 am

Railway Company announces free passenger ride on Nsawam rail line

Management of the Ghana Railway Company Limited (GRCL) has announced plans to run a free passenger service on the Accra-Nsawam rail line.
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Railway service bounces back in Takoradi/Tarkwa after 12yrs break

For the first time in 12 years, a passenger train from Takoradi to Tarkwa has commenced operation. The transport...
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Ghana to get first class railway system– Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has reiterated his government’s commitment to building a first class railway network in Ghana. According to President...

First phase of Ghana-Burkina Faso railway line to be ready by 2020 –Joe Ghartey

 The Ministry for Railways Development has announced the first phase of the Ghana -Burkina Faso railway line will be completed by August...

Juapong needs an industrial park – Railways Minister

Mr Joe Gartey, Minister for Railways, has called on investors to help establish an industrial park at Juapong in the North Tongu District...
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Police arrest suspected railway metal thief (Photos)

A 33-year-old man, identified as Abdul Dramani, suspected to be part of a gang that stole railway metals from the Ohene Nkwanta...
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Photos+Audio: We are ready to die – Doryumu residents to Ghana Railway Authority

Residents of Doryumu and Kordiabe have vowed to resist with their lives attempts by authorities to demolish their...

22 prostitutes, 75 others arrested at Odawna railway

A total of 97 suspected criminals have been arrested around the Odaw railway station in Accra. They include 22...

Gov't intensifies move to construct railway from Accra to Ouagadougou

Government’s decision to construct rail line from Accra to Ouagadougou has been given a major boost as Burkinabe Transport Minister, Souleymane Soulama has arrived...