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A United States Navy warship seized weapons believed to be of Iranian “design and manufacture”, including 150 anti-tank guided missiles and three Iranian surface-to-air missiles, the US military said on Thursday. In a statement, the military said the guided-missile cruiser Normandy boarded a dhow, a traditional sailing vessel, in the Arabian Sea on Sunday. “The […]
We don’t openly criticize Akufo-Addo because we engage at ‘several levels’- Catholic Bishops Conference
The Catholic Bishops Conference that used to be very loud and aggressive under the previous Atta Mills, John Mahama administrations but has suddenly lost its voice under Akufo-Addo say they don’t criticize the present government because they engage at a high-level, reports say. According to the Secretary General of the Conference, Very Rev Fr Lazarus […]
The Executive Officer of the Mental Health Authority (MHA), Dr. Kwasi Osei, has revealed that Ghanaians will soon be required to pay a special levy to cater for the needs of mentally challenged people in the society. According to Dr. Osei, the public would be obligated to pay the levy to the mental health fund […]
Britain’s finance minister, Sajid Javid, resigned on Thursday, just weeks after Brexit and a month before he was due to deliver the government’s annual budget. Javid’s spokesman confirmed he would be leaving just as Prime Minister Boris Johnson carried out the first reshuffle of his cabinet since winning a parliamentary majority in December’s election. The […]
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson began a post-Brexit shake-up of his top team Thursday by sacking his Northern Ireland minister, despite his role in restoring devolved government to Belfast. Julian Smith was a surprise casualty of the Conservative leader’s first cabinet reshuffle since his victory in December’s general election and after Britain left the European […]
The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Mrs Jean Mensa has led a ten-member delegation from the commission to pay a courtesy call on the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi. The visit on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, afforded the Chairperson and her delegation the opportunity to brief the Asantehene on […]
Data gathered from the ongoing mass registration for Ghana Card by the National Identification Authority (NIA) shows that farmers are at the number one position when data is categorized into occupation of registrants. 8.5 million registered at February 8, 2020 So far, 8.5 million (8,512,320) Ghanaians have registered for Ghana Card as at February 8, […]
The Republican-dominated US Senate voted Thursday to rein in President Donald Trump’s ability to launch military action on Iran, with eight GOP members joining Democrats to pass the resolution. The measure requires Trump to seek explicit authorisation from Congress before launching further military action targeting Iran. The resolution, which passed 55-45, makes an exception for […]
The Ghana National Council of Chicago will hold the 31st Annual Ghanafest in Chicago on May 27th and 28th on the grounds of the University of Chicago. You cannot miss thisif you are Ghanaian in North America, or a lover of Ghanaian culture.
All Ghanaians and lovers of Ghanaian cultures will take over the city of Chicago on May 27th and 28th. You cannot miss this.