General News

UNU-INRA hosts an outreach event on the IPCC 1.5 Report

Renowned climate scientists and communicators from the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) and other leading institutes will, from 25th to 26th July, gather at the University of Ghana for an outreach event on the IPCC 1.5 Report, arguably the most important climate report in history. Gathering scientists, communicators and various stakeholder groups across the country, and […]

Kwame Dzudzorli Gakpey to contest NDC Parliamentary Primaries in Keta Constituency

Following the announcement on July 4 by the General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress(NDC) that nominations for the upcoming Parliamentary Primaries be opened from 10th to 12th July, 2019 and subsequent consultations with stakeholders and party Elders in the Keta Constituency, I wish to inform the Constituency, Branch Executives as well as all party […]

Ghana marks 2019 Scoliosis Awareness Day; call on citizens to support fight against stigmatization heightened 

  Ghana has marked this year’s Scoliosis Awareness Day with a call on all citizens to join the fight against stigmatization and alienation of persons with scoliosis. The International Awareness Day is a day set aside globally to create awareness and sensitize people on the need to prevent Scoliosis, its detection, treatment, and cure. This […]

Harrowing story of 22-year-old SHS graduate who escaped from kidnappers

You will be amazed to note that ever since the phenomenon of kidnapping has reared its ugly head in Ghana in 2018 and continue to wreak havoc, many Ghaianains have felt the shivers down their spines but unfortunately not everyone believe the stories. Shockingly, not even the disappearance of the 3 T’aadi girls including the […]

Africa’s Output Grew by 3.4% in 2018, Afreximbank’s Africa Trade Report 2019 Shows

Moscow, 21 June 2010: – Africa’s output grew by 3.4 per cent between 2017 and 2018 despite the slowdown in global growth during that period, a new report by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has shown. The African Trade Report 2019: African Trade in a Digital World, launched today in Moscow during the 26th Afreximbank Annual Meetings, states that Africa’s total merchandise trade in […]

Daughter of Kayayo needs help to enroll in preschool

Education Education is key in guaranteeing a better future for children but for some disadvantaged kids whose parents cannot afford to enroll them into school to study due to lack of funds are not guaranteed such a glorious future. One of such kid’s whose future appears to be bleak from the onset is 2-year-old Suraya […]

Help me find my missing wife- Distraught husband cries for help!

A distraught resident of Agona Asafo in the Central Region, Nat Acquah is appealing to the general public to assist him find his missing wife Portia Karteng Ninson(alias Mrs. Acquah) who went missing on the eve of last Friday June 14, 2019 without trace. Portia bade her dear husband, Nat Acquah farewell last Friday evening, […]

Kidnapping scare: Teachers of public schools living in fear over inadequate security personnel, improper measures

Inadequate security personnel coupled with improper safety measures on campuses of some public schools in the country have become a major cause of worry to teachers in recent times. In an era where abductions and violent crimes appeared to be on the ascendancy, the teachers have expressed utmost fear for the lives of children. Some […]

Wave of kidnappings in Ghana and the family’s duty

Ghana, of late has been recording an alarming rate of kidnappings including foreign nationals such as the recently freed Indian businessman, a Lebanon consular general, an Estonian national and recently two Canadians aside citizens some of which have been found dead or their whereabouts haven’t been found. Though the Ghana Police Service has given assurances […]

Human Rights Reporters sensitization on kidnapping enlightens over 150 pupils of New Hope of Glory Academy

Over 150 pupils of New Hope of Glory Academy at Anyaa, Palas Town have been sensitized on kidnapping and its related issues to guide them in taking precautions to avoid falling victims. Joseph Kobla Wemakor, the Executive Director of the Human Rights Reporters Ghana(HRRG), a non-governmental organization which conducted the sensitization said it has become […]