A former Director-General of the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), Mr William Ampem-Darko, has called for the television (TV) licence fee to be scrapped and replaced with a public service broadcasting tax to help generate sustainable funds for the corporation.
Two persons, including a banker at the Takoradi branch of the GCB Bank, have been put before an Accra circuit court for conspiring with nine others and allegedly stealing an amount of GH¢1.158 million from the bank.
A heartbroken nation yesterday began an elaborate programme to say a final goodbye to the late Kofi Annan with hundreds of mourners turning up at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) to pay their last respects to the man who was the first sub-Saharan African to head the United Nations (UN).
The Savanna Agricultural Research Institute of the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (SARI-CSIR) at Nyankpala in the Northern Region has introduced a new technology to boost yam production in the country.
The Ghana Police Service has announced the temporary closure and diversion of two streets in Accra ahead of the funeral and burial service of the late former United Nations Secretary-General, Kofi Annan.
Some mourners who went to the Accra International Conference Centre to pay their last respects to the former United Nations (UN) Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, have expressed disappointment in not being able to see the body.
BY: Kwame Asare Boadu, Donald Ato Dapatem & Chris Nunoo
The three-day national mourning for Kofi Annan, the former United Nations Secretary-General, begins today after the arrival of his remains at the Jubilee Lounge of the Kotoka International Airport on Monday.
Three international speakers, Rev Mrs Lilian Sanogo of Ivory Coast, Rev Mrs Stella Ajetomobi and Rev Dr Chidinma Nwama, both from Nigeria, will be at this year's convention of the Charisma Ladies of the Charismatic Evangelistic Ministries (CEM) which kicks of on September 12, 2018.