Police say in accordance with a special law that was passed in 1999, the use of explosives has been banned, especially during this festive season.
As part of efforts to offer efficient and effective funeral arrangements for the dead, Enterprise Group has launched the Transitions Funeral Home in Accra.
The National Service Secretariat has suspended the compulsory deductions from service personnel’s allowances as insurance.
After spending at least €8million on a digital platform that was not working, the NLA has reportedly turned to one of its board members, Kojo Graham to award a new contract.
A mobile preacher in Ashanti regional capital, Kumasi, has been arrested for attacking the noise control unit team after his equipment were seized.
US-based Ghanaian professor is seeking an amendment of Ghana’s law to allow equal citizenship to dual citizens.
Out of 27 allegations of misconduct against her, EC Chair Mrs Charlotte Osei has only six questions to answer, journalist, Malik Kweku Baako has said.
Illegal small-scale miners have defied the government’s ban on their activities, CEO of Volunteers against Environmental Degradation, Richard Addo, has said.
AngloGold Ashanti Iduapriem Gold Mine has sponsored the first runner-up Municipal Best Farmer and Best Female Farmer awards at the 33rd national farmers’ day celebration.
The new ultramodern Mother and Baby Unit at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital is ready for commisioning.
The Akuafo Hall Alumni Association has commiserated with the Old Vandals Association over the unfortunate death of a member last Saturday.
Questions of conflict of interest have arisen after NLA boss allegedly took a personal loan from a service provider barely one month after he was appointed in March 2017.
A 40-year-old woman died after unknown assailants stormed her home on Tuesday spraying her with bullets while she watched television with her children.
Defense Minister, Dominic Nitiwul says a statement he made about Mr John Mahama’s property sited close to Burma Camp, was an advise to him to vacate the military territory.
The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) is calling for a strict enforcement of laws protecting the rights of the marginalized and vulnerable groups in the country.
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Member of Parliament’s Agric Committee, Yaw Frimpong Addo, has lashed out at pressure group Food Sovereignty Ghana over its efforts to frustrate the introduction of GM foods into the country.
As Human Rights Day is being celebrated globally, Nestlé the world’s largest food and beverage company reiterates that Child Labour has no place in its supply chain, as it continues to assess and address human rights impacts across its business activities.
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has urged decision-makers from all sectors of national life to support policies which empower women and girls.
Officials of the Ghana Revenue Authority have opened an Accra-based Metro TV after it was shut down for non-payment of tax, Myjoyonline.com has learnt.
The East Dadekotopon Development Trust has disputed a claim by the Defense Minister that ex-president John Mahama is occupying a military land.
“Between 2010 and 2015 only, a little less than $4billion worth of gold was repatriated to Ghana out of the about $26billion worth of raw gold that was exported,” Prof. Alex Dodoo stated.
More than 700 residents of Saviepe in the Volta region and its environs have been demonstrating over what they describe as the kidnappings and killings there.
Patients at the Pediatric Intensive Unit of the La General Hospital will heave a sigh of relief as the Accra La East wing of Rotary Club has supported the unit with some medical equipment.
A district court has refused an application by the prosecution in Major Maxwell Mahama murder case seeking to discharge six of the suspects.
The Supreme Court has thrown out a writ challenging the appointment of Otiko Afisa Djaba as Minister for Gender and social protection, describing it as "incompetent."
The Director-General of the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) Prof. Alex Dodoo has disclosed that about 80 percent of cables imported into the country is substandard.
For the fifth year running, Ghana’s leading total beverage business, Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) has launched its annual road safety campaign – Twa Kwano Mmom (Go the distance instead), at Neoplan Station at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle in Accra.
A family delegation of the late Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong has officially informed President Akufo Addo about the death of the late Multimedia broadcaster and host of the Asempa Fm's late afternoon political show Ekosii Sen.
Ex-President Rawlings on Monday received a nine member delegation from the family of the late Kwadwo Asare Baffour Acheampong (KABA) the host of (Ekosii Sen ) program on Asempa FM who died recently at Korlebu Teaching Hospital after a short illness.
Findings of the Afrobarometer survey have revealed that least four in 10 Ghanaians have considered emigrating.
The Auditor General has said the nation lost about GH¢8billion to infractions in the year 2016, mainly due to systematic weakness.
The Acting General Manager of the Kumasi Shoe Factory has dissented from the claims by the Defence Minister, blaming it for the deplorable state of the company.
Over 20 students of the Koforidua Secondary Technical School in the Eastern region are under strict monitoring by health authorities after one person died there, Friday last week.
The Auditor General has surcharged some 62 organisations for receiving payments from the state with no available documentation covering them.
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The CEO of the Ghana Grid Company Limited, says the Company would soon dispatch its staff to sleep on the premises of the Electricity Company of Ghana to demand payment of debt.
At least four people were killed after armed men on motorbikes opened fire in an open market Sunday in a village at Bunkurugu Yunyoo district of the Northern region.
The African Union has been challenged to set up a continental programme which will force major national political parties in countries across Africa to promote women participation in politics.
Two Joy News’ Volta Regional Correspondents have swept key awards at the maiden edition of the region’s Ghana Journalist Association Awards.
At least four people have died after their vehicle rammed into a container that had fallen off a truck at Teacher-Mante on the Suhum-Nsawam road.
The police have issued an alert to the public, particularly women, to be mindful of drugs that are being used by rapists to trap their targets at parties, social gatherings and other places.
An Old Vandal of the Commonwealth Hall of the University of Ghana has been stabbed to death, Saturday, Myjoyonline.com has learnt.
Bedtime comes early for residents in Ashanti regional capital Kumasi where a curfew is invoked as part of the final funeral rites of the late Asantehemaa, Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem.
Senior journalist, Abdul Malik Kwaku Baako says any interpretation of the health crisis in Kumasi Academy apart from experts’ position, will add to public panic.
The National Petroleum Authority, (NPA) has yet again been awarded for its policy intervention to reduce sulphur content in fuel products.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been named as one of the three most influential African leaders of 2017.
Ghana Reinsurance Company Limited has presented GHȻ250,000 to ten health and educational institutions as part of its corporate social responsibility.
The JOSPONG Group has signed an MoU with Hungarian for the design and construction of a wastewater treatment plant in Kumasi.
The government says it will bear the full cost of burial for the four Kumasi Academy students who died after they contracted swine flu.
The Ghana Youth Human Rights Conference 2017 will be held on the 11th of December, 2017 is to mark the United Nations Human Rights Day.