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Ghana’s oil revenue rises by 67% in first half of 2017 – BoG

Latest figures have shown that revenue from Ghana’s oil production increased by 67 percent for the first half of 2017 compared to the same...

Amidu replies Kofi Adams and Koku Anyidoho

Former Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Mr Martin Amidu has responded to allegations that he was on the payroll and being ‘remote controlled...

Nigeria's Buhari feels 'ready to go home' after treatment in UK

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has said he feels ready to return home after medical treatment in the UK, and is awaiting his doctor's permission. The...

MultiTV-M&C Habitat Fair: Elegant Homes promises hassle-free home owning deals

From issues of financing to land litigation, purchasing a home can be a daunting task for a first timer. But with the MultiTV-M&C Habitat Fair...

CID to grill more appointees of Mahama

Even before the much-touted Office of the Special Prosecutor of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) government comes into being, Today can confirm that...

Trump's failure to condemn Minnesota mosque attack stirs social media anger

Two days after a bomb attack on a mosque in Minnesota and President Donald Trump is yet to criticize the act against the Muslim...

Mandatory Tow levy put on hold

Government has once again suspended the implementation of the mandatory tow levy following days of public backlash. The decision is an outcome of a meeting...

Epixode, D-Flex 'fall' for Ebony

It was D-Flex who first expressed interest in dancehall artiste, Ebony, last June but Epixode has also joined in the race, saying Ebony is...

Rihanna is giving bikes to girls in Malawi to help their education

Rihanna is giving bikes to girls in Malawi to help them get an education. It's part of a new partnership between the singer's Clara Lionel...

Secret Service vacates Trump Tower command post in lease dispute with president’s company

The Secret Service has vacated its command post inside Trump Tower in Manhattan following a dispute between the government and President Trump’s company over...

Man kills step-granddad for ‘having sex’ with his mom

A man who killed his step-granddad when he “apparently” saw the septuagenarian having sex with his mother will spend the rest of his life...

Speaker acting like Pontius Pilate – Amidu

Popular anti-corruption campaigner, Martin Amidu has warned the President Nana Akufo-Addo to be wary of his inner circle in parliament following the sudden withdrawal...

African men getting sterile as sperm count declines

Scientists have found a 72 per cent decline in sperm count in African men over the past 50 years says a study. It was published...

Apple shares sail to record high on healthy iPhone sales

Apple Inc on Tuesday delivered surprisingly strong fiscal third-quarter earnings and signaled that its upcoming 10th-anniversary phone is on schedule, driving the stock up...

Economy is recovering – Finance Minister

The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, yesterday gave a ray of hope for Ghana’s economic resuscitation and expressed great optimism for the future, with tailored...

Ronaldo after court appearance: I've never hidden anything

Cristiano Ronaldo said he "has never hidden anything" and told his advisers to always make sure he paid what he owed correctly and in...

GDP hits 6.6%

The Akufo-Addo-led government was able to achieve a real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of 6.6 percent in the first quarter of 2017, Finance Minister...

FULL TEXT: Finance minister presents mid-year budget review

Finance minister Ken Ofori-Atta has presented government's reviewed budget for 2017 as required by the Public Financial Management Act. SECTION ONE: INTRODUCTION Right Honourable Speaker...

Man killed wife for 'laughing' at him

A man suspected of killing his wife while on a cruise ship in the US state of Alaska did so because "she would not...

Moody's: BoG policy rate cut is credit positive for banks

The rating agency Moody’s says the 150 basis points policy rate cut by the Bank of Ghana last week is credit positive for the...

Man killed wife on cruise ship for 'laughing' at him

A man suspected of killing his wife while on a cruise ship in the US state of Alaska did so because "she would not...

PHOTO: Vivian Jill’s baby Alfie all grown up

In June this year, kumawood actress, Vivian Jill organized a baby christening for her baby who she named Alfie. The actress who has said marriage...

Importers abandon business over high taxes

A significant number of importers in Ghana are abandoning their operations over the increasing number of taxes charged at the country’s ports coupled with...

Moody's: BoG policy rate cut is credit positive for banks

The rating agency Moody’s says the 150 basis points policy rate cut by the Bank of Ghana last week is credit positive for the...

‘Stone mouse’ teacher deserves promotion – Napo

Education Minister Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh has said that if he had his way, he would promote rather than punish Augustine Kusi, the class...

Banking sector well capitalized – BoG

Even before it releases its July 2017 Banking Sector Report, the Bank of Ghana (BoG) says the banking sector remains sound, well capitalised and...

Francis Sosu's case against ban dismissed

The Court of Appeal has dismissed a motion filed by suspended lawyer Francis Xavier Sosu seeking to halt his three-year ban by the General...

Transgender people 'can't serve' US army

US President Donald Trump says transgender people cannot serve in "any capacity" in the military. He tweeted that he had consulted with military experts and...

Watch your back; fight against corruption being sabotaged – Amidu warns Akufo-Addo

A former Attorney-General, Martin Amidu, who is renowned for his fight against graft, thinks aspects of the Special Prosecutor’s bill undermine President Nana Akufo-Addo’s...

Finance Minister reschedules mid-year review presentation to July 31

Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has rescheduled his presentation of the mid-year review to Monday July 31. The minister was initially expected to have carried out...

GFA rubbishes Puma deal report

Ghana Football Association (GFA) has described as malicious, reports circulating on social media that the federation has failed to render proper accounts in an...

Looming crisis: Worsening floods put 137 million Asian lives at risk

Khorsheeda Khatun had been left with nothing -- then that too was washed away The 28-year-old fled her home country of Myanmar in January with...

Naadu Mills missing from Atta mills’ 5th anniversary memorial

Monday June 24, 2017 marked the fifth anniversary of the passing of the late President John Evans Atta Mills. A wreath laying ceremony was organised...

Woyome ordered to produce documents on house

The Supreme Court has ordered Mr Alfred Agbesi Woyome to furnish the court with the property details of his Abelemkpe residence, which he claims...

Bank of Ghana reduces policy rate to 21 per cent

The Monetary Policy Committee has reduced the policy rate by 150 basis points to 21 per cent from 22.5 per cent, citing lower risk...

Ghana’s debt now GH¢137 billion

The total public debt for the country as at May this year has reached ¢137 billion putting the debt-to-GDP ratio at 67.5%, a summary...

Nigeria releases photo of ill president

Nigeria's president has been pictured in London for the first time since he left his homeland almost 80 days ago. President Muhammadu Buhari, 74, came...

My Deputy behind impeachment plot – Charlotte Osei

The Electoral Commission (EC) boss is hinting at a possible symbiotic relationship between the petition seeking her impeachment and her embattled deputy, Georgina Opoku...

5 Boys jailed 150 years for robbery

Five armed robbers have been jailed a total of 150 years with hard labour by the Ashaiman circuit court in the Greater Accra Region. They...

EOCO begins probe into claims against Charlotte Osei

EOCO has began investigations into a petition against EC chair Charlotte Osei by some concerned staff who want her removed from office. According to veteran...