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108 Police Personnel Diagnosed With Mental Illness

[Ghanaian Times] About 108 police personnel were diagnosed of different types of mental health problems last year due to stress. (AllAfrica)

President Condemns Murder of Journalist, Ask Police to Expedite Action to Apprehend Assailants

[Ghanaian Times] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged the Police administration to expedite action on the investigation of the murder of Ahmed Hussein-Suale. (AllAfrica)

Health Facilities Must Obtain License Before Operating - Hefra Chair

[Ghanaian Times] All health facilities in the country are to register and obtain the required license from the Health Facilities Regulatory Agency (HeFRA) as required by law. (AllAfrica)

Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Assembly Launched

[Ghanaian Times] Confusion nearly marred the inauguration of the Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Assembly in Odumase Krobo, as Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) openly objected to their nominee for the assembly. (AllAfrica)

Kasapreko Factory Will Open Up Tanoso - 1d1f Nat'l Coordinator

[Business Day] The National Coordinator of the One-District-One-Factory Secretariat (1D1F), Hon. Gifty Ohene Konadu, has lauded the leadership of Kasapreko Company Limited for conceiving the idea and taking steps to establish a subsidiary production unit in Tanoso in the Ashanti Region to take care of its client base in the Northern Sector of the country. (AllAfrica)

Ministry of Education, Plan International Host National TVET Dialogue 2019

[Ghana Govt.] Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, Minister for Education, has given the assurance that government would encourage and promote the education and training of girls in technical and vocational skills. (AllAfrica)

Government Approves U.S.$30 Million Water Project for Yendi

[Ghana Govt.] The government has approved a $30 million water project for the people of Yendi to enhance the supply of potable water in the municipality. (AllAfrica)

Government Condemns Murder of Tiger Eye PI Undercover Journalist

[Ghana Govt.] The government has condemned the gruesome murder of Ahmed Husein, an undercover journalist, who worked for the Tiger Eye PI, an investigative organisation, headed by Ace Investigative Journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas. (AllAfrica)

Petepom MA School Gets Fully Furnished 2-Unit KG Classroom Block

[Ghanaian Times] Petepom -The Prestea/Huni-valley Municipal Assembly has built and commissioned a fully furnished two-unit KG classroom block for the Petepom MA School in the Prestea/Huni-valley municipality of the Western Region. (AllAfrica)

Murder of Marketing, Public Affairs Manager of Tema Port - Prosecution Requests Body Fluid

[Ghanaian Times] TDC District Court in Tema yesterday gave an order for prosecution to obtain sperm swap, body fluids and fingerprints from Christian Adjei, the houseboy who is standing trial for the murder of Mrs. Josephine Asante, Marketing and Public Affairs Manager of Tema Port. (AllAfrica)

Moody's Gives Thumbs Up to BoG for Banking Reforms

[Ghanaian Times] International rating agency Moody's has lauded the Bank of Ghana (BoG) for carrying out much-needed banking sector reforms within the specified time. (AllAfrica)

Court Adjourns Rev. Nabegmado Murder Case to January 21

[Ghanaian Times] Tema -The TDC District Court yesterday adjourned the case in which Francis Nabegmado is being tried for allegedly murdering Rev. David Mankrom Nabegmado, Head Pastor of the Community 4 Central Assembly of God (AG) Church in Tema to January 31. (AllAfrica)

AMA Begins Demolishing of Slums to Pave Way for Fishing Harbour

[Ghanaian Times] Residents who would be affected by the proposed James Town Fishing harbour in Accra, have appealed to the government and the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) to compensate them for the demolition of their properties. (AllAfrica)

Sad Day for Investigative Journalism

[Ghanaian Times] Yesterday, Wednesday 16, January 2019 will remain a dark day in the history of Ghanaian investigative journalism. It is the day a Ghanaian journalist was shot dead ostensibly for his work. (AllAfrica)

Ecobank Donates to Cecilia Abla Akpaligah

[Ghanaian Times] Ecobank has responded to an appeal made by the Ghanaian Times on page 3 of its Thursday January 10, 2019 publication and made a donation of ten thousand Ghana Cedis to Ms. Cecilia Abla Akpaligah. (AllAfrica)

Government to Construct 20 TVET Institutions - Deputy Minister

[Ghanaian Times] The Deputy Minister of Education in-charge of Technical and Vocational Education Training (TVET), Mrs Barbara Asher Ayisi, has announced plans by the government to construct about 20 ultra modern TVET institutions in the country. (AllAfrica)

Cabinet Approves U.S.$30Million for Yendi Water Supply Expansion Project - Kojo Oppong Nkrumah

[Ghanaian Times] Cabinet has approved a total of 30 million dollars for the water supply expansion project for the existing Yendi Water Supply System constructed in 1961. (AllAfrica)

Injunction On NDC Flagbearership Primary ... Court Delivers Consent Judgement

[Ghanaian Times] The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has reached an agreement with two of its members who secured an injunction restraining the party from conducting its flagbearership primary. (AllAfrica)

GTF's 'S2s TKD' Campaign Commences At Dansoman

[Ghanaian Times] The Ghana Taekwondo Federation (GTF) on Wednesday commenced with its inter schools taekwondo effort dubbed 'STS Tkd Campaign' where selected school children will be introduced to the sport. (AllAfrica)

Moseaso to Get 100-Bed Capacity Hospital

[Ghanaian Times] Moseaso -The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Capital View Hotels, Nana Dwomoh Brobbey has cut sod for the construction of a 100-bed capacity hospital at Moseaso in the Atiwa East District of the Eastern Region. (AllAfrica)

Formation of Ad Hoc Committees Necessary for NC Work - Ms Lucy Quist

[Ghanaian Times] The Vice President of the Normalisation Committee (NC) of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Ms Lucy Quist has said that the formation and inauguration of the ad-hoc Committees was not the start the Committee's work. (AllAfrica)

Mobile Money Interoperability Ended Last Year With 2.2 Million Transactions

[Ghanaian Times] Cross network mobile money transfers were done about 2.2 million times between May and December last year, according to figures released by the Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS). (AllAfrica)

Ghanaians Living Abroad Should Vote Only On Presidential Candidates - Afari Gyan Suggests

[Ghanaian Times] Former Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Mr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan has suggested that Ghanaians living abroad should be allowed to vote only on Presidential candidates in next year's general elections. (AllAfrica)

Sign Onto Single African Air Transport Market - African Governments Told

[Ghanaian Times] The Minister of Aviation, Mr Kofi Adda has urged African governments to sign onto the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) to ensure swift movement of passengers and goods at the ports. (AllAfrica)

Beauticians, Hairdressers Hold 9th Annual Salon Academy

[Ghanaian Times] The National Association of Beauticians and Hairdressers (NABH) Ghana on Monday began its 9th Annual Salon Academy in Accra to take stock of its achievements and map out the way forward. (AllAfrica)

Pentecost Church Constructs Borehole for Gomali C'nity

[Ghanaian Times] Dabo -The Dabo District of the Wa Area of The Church of Pentecost (COP) has handed over a borehole to the Gomali community in the Wa West District of the Upper West Region. (AllAfrica)

Tuesday Market Traders Given 2 Weeks Ultimatum to Stop Trading On Streets

[Ghanaian Times] The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has issued a two-week ultimatum to all traders and persons engaged in any form of activity on the streets around the Tuesday Market in Accra, to vacate the place. (AllAfrica)

Global Debt Hits U.S.$244 Trillion

[Ghanaian Times] The world's debt pile is hovering near a record at $244 trillion, which is more than three times the size of the global economy, according to an analysis by the Institute of International Finance. (AllAfrica)

December PPI Drops

[Ghanaian Times] Ghana recorded Producer Price Inflation of 4.4 per cent in December 2018 representing a 2.1 per cent decrease of the 6.5 per cent recorded in November, 2018. (AllAfrica)

Tullow Raises 2019 Oil Output Forecast

[Ghanaian Times] Tullow Oil has raised its production outlook for Ghana in 2019 to 180,000 barrels of oil a day. (AllAfrica)

Anas boy’s murder unraveling

Circumstances surrounding the gruesome killing of Ahmed Hussein-Suale are unraveling. (GhanaWeb)