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John Boadu tours registration centres

General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), John Boadu, monitoring the ongoing nationwide voters registration exercise where toured some of the registration centres in the Eastern Region. (GhanaWeb)

Use the coronavirus zeal to fix continental problems - Panellists say

Panellists in a virtual conference have jointly called for the translation of the zeal that triggered the rise to the challenge of the COVID-19 fight in Africa to catapult it into a self-sufficiency zone. (GhanaWeb)

'It's hypocrisy, double standards' - Majority tackles Minority on secret security recruitment claims

The Vice-Chairman of the Defence and Interior Committee of Parliament, Mr Collins Owusu Amankwah, has accused the Minority in Parliament of hypocrisy and double standards over the latter’s claim that the security agencies were secretly recruiting people. (GhanaWeb)

Former Ghana youth star Clifford Aboagye excited by 'new challenge' at Xolos

Former Ghana U-20 World Cup star, Clifford Aboagye, is excited ahead of the start of the Mexican league after joining giants Xolos Tijuana. (GhanaWeb)

Voters registration: Officials lament presence of ‘machomen’ at registration centre

Officials of the Electoral Commission working at the Former Safo Adu Clinic registration center at Mamobi in the Ayawaso North Constituency have lamented the presence of some ‘Machomen’ around the registration center where they have been working since Sunday. (GhanaWeb)

Akufo-Addo's laziness caused the spike in coronavirus cases - MP alleges

Daniel Kwesi Ashiamah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Buem in the Oti Region, has disclosed that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo's laziness is the reason the country is recording high numbers of COVID-19 cases. (GhanaWeb)

Thomas Partey will make Manchester United a Premier League contender

Former Aston Villa midfielder, George Boateng, believes that the current Manchester United team needs a midfielder like Ghana's Thomas Teye Partey to be able to challenge for the league title. (GhanaWeb)

Account for $100m World Bank coronavirus funds – Minority to govt

The Minority in Parliament is demanding that Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta accounts for the usage of all COVID-19 monetary donations ahead of the presentation of the mid-year budget review scheduled for Thursday, 23 July 2020. (GhanaWeb)

Viktoria Koln extends Bernard Mensah's contract

Bundesliga 3 side FC Viktoria Koln 1904 has announced a one-year contract extension deal with defender Bernard Kyere Mensah. (GhanaWeb)

Coronavirus pushing up acute food insecurity - FAO

New analysis released by the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and World Food Programme (WFP) identifies 27 countries that are on the frontline of impending COVID-19-driven food crises, as the pandemic’s knock-on effects aggravate pre-existing drivers of hunger. (GhanaWeb)

JHS, SHS duration has not changed – Adutwum

The Deputy Minister of Education, Dr. (GhanaWeb)

Kwaku Andoh ready to return to Ethiopia after coronavirus crisis

Former Accra Hearts of Oak player, Kwaku Andoh has confirmed that he will return to Ethiopia when football bounces back in the country despite the challenges he faced. (GhanaWeb)

Medeama star delighted with Austria move

Young Ghanaian striker Nana Kofi Babil has expressed delight following his move to the Austrian top-flight SCR Altach, in a one-year loan deal. (GhanaWeb)

Ghana's decision to go ahead with 2020 WASSCE reckless - Kwesi Pratt

Managing Editor for the Insight Newspaper, Kwasi Pratt Jnr, says the decision by Ghana to take part in the 2020 West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) is  completely reckless and needless. (GhanaWeb)

Ghana’s decision to go ahead with 2020 WASSCE reckless – Kwesi Pratt

Managing Editor for the Insight Newspaper, Kwesi Pratt Jnr, says the decision by Ghana to take part in the 2020 West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) is completely reckless and needless. (GhanaWeb)

George Boateng urges Baba Rahman to return to Chelsea and fight for his place

Former Aston Villa midfielder, George Boateng has urged Abdul Baba Rahman to return to Chelsea and fight for a place under Frank Lampard. (GhanaWeb)

NAPO’s campaign against coronavirus stigmatisation 'extremely impressive' - Dr. Aboagye DaCosta

The Director of Health Promotions at the Ghana Health Service, Dr. (GhanaWeb)

Ghana has no private jet owners because of our 'crab mentality' – Agyinasare

The Presiding Bishop of Perez Chapel International has said the crab mentality of Ghanaians has made it difficult for any individual to own a private jet in the country. (GhanaWeb)

Gunshots fired at registration centre in Awutu Senya East, four arrested

Four persons have been arrested after a shooting incident at a voter registration centre in the Awutu Senya East constituency in the Central Region. (GhanaWeb)

My daughter died from Meningitis and not coronavirus - Methodist Girls' SHS father

The father of a final year Methodist Girls' Senior High School (SHS) student who died last Friday, July 17, 2020, has disclosed that his daughter lost her life to Meningitis. (GhanaWeb)

Andre Ayew focused on Swansea City play-off bid amid transfer talks

Swansea City forward Andre Ayew wants to focus on the club's play-off bid amid widespread reports about his long-term future. (GhanaWeb)

Edward Odoom submits 26-man squad to Hearts board, leaves out Bonney, others

Hearts of Oak coach Edward Odoom has left out defender Christopher Bonney and 8 others as he submitted his final 26-man squad to the club’s board, according to Sunyani-based Nimdee FM. (GhanaWeb)

Stay away from mass swimming – Swimming coach advises

The head coach of the national swimming team, Kojo Abbew Jackson has cautioned Ghanaians against mass swimming amid the coronavirus pandemic. (GhanaWeb)

Ghana Swimming Association sends over 25 coaches to ‘school’ on World Aquatics Day

The Ghana Swimming Association on Saturday marked the 2020 edition of the World Aquatics Day Celebrations with an insightful seminar on swimming. (GhanaWeb)

#Wearyourmask: Your 'irresponsibility' cannot affect other lives - Accra Mayor warns

The Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of Accra, Mohammed Adjei Sowah says he will go after ‘reckless’ citizens who have ignored to wear their nose mask in public to help curb the spread of Coronavirus. (GhanaWeb)

Claims of decline in Ghana’s coronavirus active cases shocking – Franklin Cudjoe

On the back of claims by the Ghana Health Service that Ghana’s COVID-19 active cases are declining, President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe has said the country’s testing regime for some time now has not been in sync with the virus spread. (GhanaWeb)

Three Ghanaian players suffer relegation in La Liga

Three players suffered relegation in the Spanish La Liga after their clubs were demoted to the Segunda Division as the season culminated on Sunday. (GhanaWeb)

Ghana national swimming coach reveals impact of coronavirus on sport

The head coach of Ghana’s swimming team, Kojo Abbew Jackson has said that instead of brooding over the losses triggered by the coronavirus pandemic, he has chosen to focus on the positives that have arisen from it. (GhanaWeb)

Receiver to pay GH¢151.8 million to staff of defunct SDI's

The receiver is set to pay GH¢151. (GhanaWeb)

JHS, SHS duration has not changed – Deputy Minister of Education

The Deputy Minister of Education, Dr. (GhanaWeb)

RISGL lauds IFC for US$12 million capital injection

Rider Iron and Steel Ghana Limited (RISGL) has expressed appreciation to International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of World Bank Group for the approval and disbursement of US$12million loan to support the construction of steel manufacturing plant in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region. (GhanaWeb)