Hopes of Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association to have their concerns regarding the Government’s deal with Chinese owned StarTimes has been dashed after sector Minister, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful downplayed their inputs saying GIBA has no right to dictate to the government what to do.
The Sankore Traditional Council in the Asunafo South District of the Brong-Ahafo Region has threatened to arm citizens with guns to defend themselves if the government failed to protect them from rampant attacks perpetrated by political activists.
At Pulbaa, a small community in the Daffiama-Bussie-Issa District in the Upper West Region, scores of widows have been held hostage by an outmoded cultural practice that has destroyed their lives and the future of their children.
The Minister of Communications, Mrs Ursula Owusu Ekuful has slammed the Ghana Independent Broadcasters Association (GIBA) for what she calls attempts to hijack and dictate the pace of the country's digital migration agenda.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that the government would consult with the governing council of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) for an amicable resolution of the impasse between the school and the alumni over the conversion of some halls of residence from all male to mixed.
The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has inaugurated an eight-member committee to superintend on the selection of deserving journalists for the various categories for this year’s awards ceremony scheduled for October 27, 2018.
The Ghana Health Service (GHS) Council has commended the Bongo District Hospital in the Upper East Region for establishing a sound referral system which is impacting positively on maternal and child health in the area.
The Chief Executive of the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly (STMA), Mr Anthony K. K. Sam, has expressed worry at the increased level of indiscipline displayed by traders and commercial vehicle drivers in the metropolis.
The solution to Africa’s underdevelopment does not lie in African countries unifying into a bloc but rather their ability to build strong trade relations with one another, an Angolan historian has observed.