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Security agencies embark on ‘Exercise Home Shield’ to counter terrorism

Director Counter Terrorism, Ministry of National Security, Commissioner of Police George Asiamah (Rtd),  has announced a multi-agency simulation exercise codenamed, ‘’Exercise Home Shield’’, to counter terrorism. COP...

Opening of borders won’t undermine economy – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has given an assurance that the Open-Border Policy, adopted by the government since June 2017, will not undermine the...

Akufo-Addo raises concern over ‘Sakawa’

President Akufo-Addo has expressed grave concern about the growing spate of internet fraud – known in local parlance as ‘Sakawa’ and other cyber crimes...

2019 US Visa Lottery opens today

Meanwhile, entrants of the 2017 and 2018 DV Lottery can check their entry status on the same portal. The US Department of State advises that...

Government sure to attain SDGs faster through digitization

Government has code named 2017 and beyond "digi-time" in Ghana, as an expression of its commitment to use digital technologies to facilitate the country's...

Government embarks on digital inclusion agenda

The Government of Ghana through the Ministry of Communications is playing a pivotal role in the development of a robust framework to support the...

Court orders GIS to restore Indian businessman’s permit

A High Court in Accra has ordered the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) to restore the Residence and Work Permit of Mr. Ashok Kumar Sivaran,...

New GIS recruitment fake – Head of Public Affairs

Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has stated categorically that it has not received clearance from government to undertake any recruitment exercise of fresh personnel for...

Togo: Opposition declares ‘Black Friday’ but Gov’t gives it little weight

The coalition of opposition political parties in Togo has declared today, Friday, August 25, 2017, ‘Black Friday’ as it steps up the gear to end...

1250 security men for NPP conference

The Central Regional Police Command, in collaboration with the National Police Command, have deployed 1250 security personnel to ensure an incident-free National Delegates Conference...

NPP conference: 1,250 security personnel deployed

The Central Regional Police Command, in collaboration with the National Police Command, has deployed 1250 security personnel to ensure an incident-free National Delegates Conference...

GIS pays ‘ghosts’ over GHS67K

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) in Wa has dolled out an amount of GHS60, 070.67 to eight undeserving officers. This is according to the 2015...

Indian petitions Akufo-Addo over deportation

An Indian businessman who says he feels harassed by Minister for the Interior Ambrose Dery as well as the Comptroller of the Ghana Immigration...

HON. COP, CID (RTD) WILLIAM KWASI ABOAH

CELEBRATION OF A FULFILLED LIFE H.E. John Dramani Mahama, former President of the Republic of Ghana, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Asantehene, Nana Ama Konadu, Asantehemaa,...

More than 6000 Muslim pilgrims to undertake this 2017 Hajj

About 6,200 Ghanaian Muslims are expected to perform this year's Muslim pilgrimage (Hajj). The first batch of prospective pilgrims is scheduled to leave Ghana on...

Tackle human trafficking at source – Samira Bawumia tells global activists

The wife of Ghana’s Vice-President,  Samira Bawumia, has called on activists across the world who are fighting to end human trafficking to put emphasis...

Full Speech: Akufo-Addo's speech at 1st Media Encounter in Accra

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has praised the media for holding his government accountable and publishing its policies. He said even though he has been...

PHOTOS: Statement by President Akufo-Addo at the 1st media encounter

Introductory Statement By The President Of The Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, At The 1st Media Encounter, At The Banquet Hall Of The Presidency, Accra,...

GIS rescues 150 women being trafficked to the Gulf

Personnel of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) at the Aflao border have intercepted 150 young Ghanaian women who were being trafficked to the Gulf...

Galamsey queen trial: Chinese interpreter rejected

The search for a Chinese interpreter has once again left the trial of Asian Huang, known popularly as the Chinese galamsey queen, and four...

Court revokes bail of Chinese galamseyers

An Accra High Court on Friday revoked the bail granted to two of the Chinese illegal miners operating in the Ashanti region for not...

Accra High Court calls for re-arrest of Aisha Huang’s boys

An Accra High Court on Friday ordered the re-arrest of two Chinese illegal miners granted bail alongside Aisha Huang – the Chinese woman believed...

Treatment of deportees ‘condemnable’ – Ablakwa

The way and manner undocumented Ghanaian migrants who were deported from the United States of America (USA) back to Ghana on Wednesday were treated...

Galamsey kingpin Aisha Huang returns to mining site

Galamsey kingpin, En Huang also known as Aisha is said to have gone back to the mining concession site at Bepotenteng in the Amansie...

Audio: 44 girls and their traffickers arrested at Aflao boarder

Ghana Immigration Service has arrested victims being trafficked alongside four (4) of their leaders at the Aflao boarder trying to move out of the...

Galamsey “queen” Aisha Huang, four others granted bail

Chinese ‘galamsey queen’ Asia Huang has been granted bail in the sum of GHC 500,000 by an Accra High Court. She is to provide two...

EOCO rescues seven girls

The Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) has arrested two persons for allegedly attempting to traffick seven girls to Jordan in the Middle East. Courage...

Hot audio: ‘BNI holds key to Aisha Huang’s conviction’

Former Deputy Ashanti Regional Minister Joseph Yamin is skeptical about efforts to convict 31-year-old 'galamsey Queen', Aisha Huang. In his view, investigations by the police will...

Hot Audio: Aisha Huang was also a ‘criminal’ – Yamin asserts

Former Deputy Ashanti Regional Minister, under the NDC government, Joseph Yamin, says Aisha Huang, the popular 31–year-old Chinese galamsey guru’s dealings go beyond what...

Angry Galamsey Queen bangs seats, sheds tears in court

The Chinese woman accused of audacious illegal mining in Ghana reacted angrily to a judge’s decision to defer ruling on her bail application Tuesday...

‘Galamsey queen’ Aisha Huang denied bail

An Accra High Court has adjourned a bail application by Aisha Huang, a Chinese woman believed to be deeply engaged in illegal mining to...

GIS hot over Aisha Huang leaked tape

Second-in-Command at the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) in the Ashanti Region, is in hot waters over a recording of a conversation between him and...

Galamsey sex tapes pop out

Secret video recordings and photos purported to be the sexual encounters between the Chinese galamsey queen, and some top security officers and politicians in...

Talk to your citizens to respect our laws – Hamid tells Chinese Ambassador

The Minister of information, Mustapha Hamid has told the Chinese Ambassador to Ghana that the country will not hesitate to apply the full force...

Asia Huang remanded into prison custody

Asia Huang, the Chinese lady accused of deep involvement in illegal mining (galamsey) in Ghana has been remanded into prison custody by Justice Charles...

Arrest of powerful Chinese galamsey woman; blow-by-blow account

A harmless revelation on Joy FM's Newsfile programme about how a powerful Chinese woman, blackmailed Ghana's top politicians and security officers with sex tapes...

Four Chinese arrested over galamsey

The Obuasi Municipal Office of the Ghana Immigration Service has arrested four Chinese nationals on suspicion of engaging in illegal Mining at Bepotenteng in...

Hot Audio: Female Chinese galamseyers blackmailing powerful men with sex videos

Some Chinese women in the business of galamsey have become untouchable because they hold secret recordings of sexual escapades with 'big men' in Ghana. Senior...