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GNUTS endorses Ayariga’s motion for suspension of tertiary fees

The Ghana National Union of Technical Students (GNUTS) has thrown its weight behind the Member of Parliament for Bawku Central, Mahama Ayariga in support of the scrapping of university fees ...

25 January, 2021

Citi Breakfast Show; Monday, 25th January 2021

In this edition of the #CitiCBS, Bernard Avle and the team had conversations on the 4-day line-up pf activities for the late President, Jerry John Rawlings funeral. There was also a ...

25 January, 2021

We need to find innovative ways of raising money for the creative arts – Oppong Nkrumah

The Minister Designate for Information and Member of Parliament for the Ofoase Ayirebi Constituency, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has said that Ghana’s creative arts industry needs financial support. Speaking on Citi ...

25 January, 2021

GHS calls for adherence to COVID-19 protocols as admissions go up

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has urged the public to strictly adhere to the laid down COVID-19 preventive protocols. According to the service, there has been a surge in the ...

25 January, 2021

Get more women into governance, Mr. President! [Opinion]

Ever since Ghana started taking control of its internal affairs, the fight for women’s empowerment in politics has been raging. After all, organisations like the Federation of Gold Coast Women ...

25 January, 2021

Liberia, Sierra Leone Presidents among foreign dignitaries expected at Rawlings’ funeral

Liberia President George Weah and Sierra Leone President, Julius Maada Bio are among the foreign dignitaries expected to attend the funeral of former President Jerry Rawlings in Ghana. Mamadou Tangara, ...

25 January, 2021

Only three COVID-19 positive cases recorded in schools so far – GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) says it has confirmed three cases of COVID-19 in schools since their resumption a week ago. Dr. Kumah Aboagye, the GHS Director General, revealed this ...

25 January, 2021

Only three positive COVID-19 cases recorded in schools so far – GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) says it has confirmed three cases of COVID-19 in schools since their resumption a week ago. Dr. Kumah Aboagye, the GHS Director General revealed this ...

25 January, 2021

COVID-19: Restrict attendance at Rawlings’ funeral – GMA to government

 The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has called on the government to restrict the number of persons attending the funeral of former president, Jerry John Rawlings and instead encourage television monitoring. ...

25 January, 2021

Tertiary education in Ghana and the politics of sustainable financing [Article]

The subject of financing tertiary education in Ghana is back on the national radar following a proposal for parliamentary consideration for a waiver of user fees for the 2020/21 academic ...

25 January, 2021

Government could be forced to reintroduce COVID-19 restrictions – Oppong Nkrumah

The Government has warned that there is a considerable possibility for the reintroduction of tougher restrictions to slow the spread of COVID-19 if the country’s active cases continue to rise. ...

25 January, 2021

Suspension of tertiary education fees will be minimal cost to the state – Ayariga

The Bawku Central legislator, Mahama Ayariga, believes halting 2021 tuition payments by students in public tertiary institutions will not present a significant strain on the state. Because of the coronavirus ...

25 January, 2021

West Akim MCE, Seth Oduro Boadu lauded for supporting Asamankese Traditional Council

The Chief Executive of the West Akim Municipal Assembly, Seth Oduro Boadu has been commended for tremendously supporting the Asamankese Traditional Council in the municipality. This commendation was made by ...

25 January, 2021

China mine rescue: Nine found dead during rescue in Shandong province

Nine Chinese miners have been found dead a day after 11 of their colleagues were rescued after two weeks trapped in a gold mine in Shandong province. The mayor of ...

25 January, 2021


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