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These are the three main kinds of holidays in Ghana

Under Ghana’s Holidays Legislation, there are three kinds of statutory holidays, namely: (i) Public Holidays (properly so-called),(ii) Additional Holidays and(iii) Substitute Holidays Public Holidays: These have been laid down and ...

07 January, 2019

Prison officer arrested for attempting to smuggle 'wee' into cells

An Assistant Chief Officer of Prisons at the Ankaful Main Camp Prisons in the Central Region has been arrested after attempting to smuggle substance suspected to be cannabis 'wee' into ...

07 January, 2019

Malaysia's royals meet over King Muhammad V's abdication, state media reports

Malaysia's royal families are understood to have held a meeting to discuss a date to select a new king, after Muhammad V announced his abdication Sunday, state media reports. Muhammad ...

07 January, 2019

Golden Globes 2019: Full list of winners and nominees

The first major Hollywood ceremony of this year's awards season - 76th Golden Globe - has taken place in Los Angeles.  Here is the full list of winners and nominees. ...

07 January, 2019

"Cesc needs to go" says Sarri

Chelsea’s coach Maurizio Sarri has advised Cesc Fabregas to leave the club. Fabregas' contract expires at the of this season and he is being courted by AS Monaco who are ...

07 January, 2019

Chereponi: GES directorate instruct schools to remain closed until calm is restored

GES directorate in the northern region have instructed in Chereponi to keep schools closed until calm is restored in the area. According to sources in the GES, the decision to ...

07 January, 2019

PHOTOS: Egypt opens Middle East's biggest cathedral near Cairo

President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has inaugurated Egypt's largest cathedral in the new administrative capital east of Cairo, a day after a deadly bomb blast near a Coptic church. The newly ...

07 January, 2019

Behind India's construction boom: 'We risk our lives to build your homes'

It was an early morning in November when Mir Hasan arrived at a construction site in Noida - a suburb of India's capital Delhi - to start his daily shift. ...

07 January, 2019

New Rule: Saudi Arabian women to notified of divorce by SMS

A new rule in Saudi Arabia means that women can no longer be divorced by their husbands without their knowledge. And from today, courts must notify women of their marital ...

07 January, 2019

Gabon coup attempt: Rebels arrested, situation now under control

The political situation in Gabon is "under control" following an attempted military coup, a spokesman for the government has said. All five of the rebels who tried to take charge ...

07 January, 2019

Exit pay of ex UT, Capital bank staff still unpaid

Former employees of Ex- UT/Capital Bank have expressed disappointment at the manner in which their constant pleas for their exit package to be paid have fallen on deaf ears. The ...

07 January, 2019

JAK Foundation explains why no penalties were played in Kotoko-Ashgold draw 

Organizers of the JAK anniversary cup match have explained why there was no penalty shootout to determine the winner of the game between Kotoko and AshantiGold SC. The match which ...

07 January, 2019

Information Ministry to hold public lecture on Constitution Day celebration today

The Ministry of Information will hold a Public Lecture as part of the maiden Constitution Day celebration on today January 7. The lecture on the topic - "Constitutionalism in Ghana's ...

07 January, 2019

Auditing TPFA to be completed by February 2019 - Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says by February 2019, the auditing of the Temporary Pensions Fund Account (TPFA) of public sector workers will be completed. According to the President, “The ...

07 January, 2019


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