In The Spotlight
President Akufo-Addo has reiterated government’s determination to make Ghana self sufficient in electricity for the industrial and domestic use to drive home the socioeconomic development of the country.
By Frank Amponsah
The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has indicated that his government has no intention of collapsing small-scale mining in the country but will ensure it kicks the illegalities engaged in by miners, and therefore will not be moved by threats of election defeat as far as his fight against illegal mining is concern.
By Samuel Ansah Boateng
A team from the National Vehicle Task Force yesterday recovered four more vehicles believed to be state properties hidden at a spraying shop at Dallas House, in Teshie, an Accra suburb.
By Adu Koranteng
Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia says government is committed to instituting the necessary reforms and structures to make Ghana the most business-friendly in Africa.
By Frank Amponsah
The President, His Excellency Nana Addo-Danquah Akufo-Addo has made a commitment to ensure that Accra becomes the cleanest city in the whole of Africa by the end of his four years tenure.
The 2016 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has indicated that the processes leading up to the creation of the Ahafo Region would be completed within 18 months.
In the wake of the hue-and-cry surrounding the 9.7 billion cedis, equivalence of USD2.25 Billion domestic bond issue of the Government of Ghana, the Ministry of Finance has been categorical in its response, that the allegations by the Minority in Parliament were “maliciously designed to malign and negate the positive news and rave reviews this landmark transaction has garnered, both locally and internationally”.
The head of a key US congressional investigation into alleged Russian hacking has temporarily stepped down amid an ethics inquiry into him.
House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes is now himself under investigation by the House Ethics Committee.
A US federal judge in Hawaii has indefinitely extended the suspension of President Trump's new travel ban.
Judge Derrick Watson's ruling means Mr Trump will be barred from enforcing the ban on six mostly Muslim nations while it is contested in court.
A giant gold coin bearing the Queen's image, and worth $4m (£3.2m), has been stolen from a museum in Germany.
President Donald Trump's son-in-law and aide, Jared Kushner, will be questioned by a US committee investigating alleged ties between the Trump team and Moscow.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been jailed for 15 days for resisting police orders during mass protests on Sunday.
Mr Navalny was among several hundred people who were detained in connection with the rallies across the country.