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It cautioned the New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration not to rush in changing the SADA to Northern Development Authority (NDA) as planned.

Politics

The Upper East branch of the United Cadres Front (UCF) has proposed a stakeholders’ conference to be held as quickly as possible to address the perennial post-election violence.

Okufu Ameresi Okine Annan II, Bemuhene of Gomoa Akyempim Traditional area.

Politics

The Bemuhene of Gomoa Akyempim Traditional Area , Okufu Ameresi  Okine Annan II, has urged persons who are unduly using the name of President Nana Akufo-Addo to put up indisciplined behaviours such as seizing public facilities and attacking political opponents to stop the practice.

President Akufo-Addo

Politics

An appeal has been made to the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to break away from the politics of equalisation and ensure holistic development.

Professor Edmund N. Delle

Politics

The Convention Peoples’ Party (CPP) has called on the Ghana Police Service to deal with politically tainted crime to restore the sanctity of the democratic dispensation.

President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Politics

The Southern Ghana Union Conference (SCGC) of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Ghana has extended congratulatory messages to the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on his election to the highest office of the land.

Mr John Peter Amewu for the Lands and Natural Resources Ministry and Mr Kofi Dzamesi, Minister-designate for Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs.

Politics

The Volta north constituency executive members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have appealed to President Akufo-Addo to appoint a minister from their constituency

Mr Alan Kyeremanten, Minister designate - Trade and Industry

General News

Minister designate for Trade and Industry, Mr Alan Kyeremanten has said the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) manifesto promise to establish a factory in each of the 216 districts in the country would transform the country’s economic fortunes while creating employment for the youth.

According to him, the initiative was started under the former president John Kufuor’s administration and that feasibility studies had already been done in some 110 districts to ensure the success of the policy.

Mr Ambrose Dery (right), the Minister for the Interior designate, taking his oath at a vetting in Accra

General News

The government is to streamline the recruitment procedure into the security agencies to ensure thorough investigations into the backgrounds of applicants.

Somizi and Heward-Mills

General News

The founder and Presiding Bishop of the Lighthouse Chapel International, Dag Heward-Mills drew the ire of a South African celebrity this weekend after delivering a homophobic sermon at a Soweto church.

The newly elected executives of the association

General News

The President of the Netherlands Alumni Association of Ghana (NAAG) Mr Daniel Asafra Tibu has called on members as well other alumni associations to channel their expertise, knowledge and skills to the development and growth of the country.

Mrs Francisca Tete-Mensah

General News

State Attorneys in the country will resume work today after calling off their three-month strike.

In an interview with the Daily Graphic, the President of the Association of State Attorneys (ASA), Mrs Francisca Tete-Mensah, said the attorneys decided to call off the strike due to the personal intervention by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

Rev. Solomon Baddo, Chief Executive Officer of Global Solutions Outreach

General News

A two-day conference aimed at exploring the possibilities of building long-term relationships between African countries has come to an end with a call on the youth to challenge the status-quo and rise for change.

The conference, themed: “Africa Rising” brought together participants from across the West African region and speakers from the United States of America and Ghana.

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The boy was born with four legs (Picture: Times of India)

International News

A baby has been born with four legs and two male sex organs at a hospital in India. The baby was born at 4.23am on Saturday to parents Lalitamma and Chennabasava and doctors said it was a normal delivery.

Samsung's probe into its Galaxy Note 7 fiasco has found that the overheating and burning of the phones was caused by faults with their batteries.

The firm had axed its iPhone rival in October last year after an earlier botched recall and re-release.

Fresh peace talks aimed at resolving the Syrian conflict have begun in the Kazakhstan capital, Astana.

The talks are brokered by Russia and Iran, which back the Syrian government, and Turkey which supports the rebels.

Rapper Quata Budukusu

Showbiz News

For two years now, Rapper Quata Budukusu says he has invited almost all the best rappers in Ghana for a feature but none has been bold enough to honour his invitation because they are afraid of him.

The Stars doing their new dance

Showbiz News

Black Stars forward Christian Atsu has revealed that their celebration at the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON) is inspired by Ghanaian music star Kofi Kinaata's hit song "Confession".

Nana Ama Mcbrown and Toosweet Annan

Showbiz News

Actress Nana Ama McBrown and Toosweet Annan were announced as the Eurostar - Ghana Movie Awards 2016 Best Dressed Female and Male Celebs at a ceremony held in Accra on Thursday.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang cut an angry figure after his side's Nations Cup exit

Sports News

Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang believes insufficient time together led to the hosts' group-stage elimination from the Africa Cup of Nations.

Andre Ayew (PHOTO by Senyudzorm Adadevoh)

Sports News

Black Stars midfielder Andre Ayew says Wednesday’s group clash with Egypt would serve as an ideal preparation for the team’s quarter-final fixture against a yet-to-be-determined side.

Black Stars striker Jordan Ayew

Sports News

Black Stars striker Jordan Ayew has touted the greatness of  Asamoah Gyan, describing his captain as a legend who deserved every support to cement his legendary status and pledging that  he is ready to play alongside for collective team success.

 Some of the new beneficiaries of the BEIGE youth empowerment project

Business News

The BEIGE Foundation has identified and admitted 90 more students from 17 selected schools into its youth mentoring and training programme, the Youth Excellence League (YEL).

Mr Kenneth Okine (right) demonstrating how one of the machines cut the bamboo into toothpicks

Business News

An indigenous bamboo processing company, Pamplo Ghana Limited, has begun full production of bamboo products at full capacity to meet the demands of both the local and the West African market.

Deputy Director of ACEP, Benjamin Boakye

Business News

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has called on the new administration to conduct an audit of the country’s power sector.

Should we be showering every day – or should we just learn to enjoy the rich array of pongs which cling to our armpits and hairy groins?

The bond between a working parent and their child's caregiver is a unique one - it's love, embarrassment, trust, and joy, all with a healthy dose of memmy guilt. Finding a day care provider who is a good match for your family makes your whole life infinitely easier.

Even if you are having a very stressful and busy day, pick up the phone for a few minutes just to say hi to mom or your best friend

Lifestyle

Self-care is one of the most important things you should find time for in your day-to-day life. Stress, anxiety and depression seem to be on the rise and it is no surprise when you think about the beeping day and night, not to mention the countless hours wasted scrolling through social media feeds and demands life places upon most of us.