By Kwaku Brakoku

News / Ghana News - 8 months ago

Mahogany Consult wins Best in Social Media Communication Award

Mahogany Consult, a Public Relations Agency, has been adjudged “Best in Social Media Communication” for the year 2016 by the Institute of Public Relations, (IPR) Ghana at the 6th National PR Communications Excellence Awards. The award sought to recognize and honour the most effective Public Relati...

News / Ghana News - 8 months ago

Ministry readies to vaccinate KUMACA students against H1NI virus

About 3000 students and teachers of the Kumasi Academy are on standby to be vaccinated against the H1N1 virus. Health Minister Kweku Agyemang Manu said vaccines have arrived in Ghana and have been transported to the Ashanti Regional Capital, Kumasi. The Minister told Joy News’ Emefa Apawu they are...

News / Ghana News - 8 months ago

Ministry budgets ¢800k for website; ¢500k for a 4-wheel drive

The Ministry of Special Development Initiative budgeted ¢800,000 for the development of a website, a figure criticised as bloated. "This is nothing but corruption", Minority spokesperson on Finance Ato Forson told Joy News. Parliament approved the expenditure item despite red flags from the Minori...

News / Ghana News - 8 months ago

China hands over refurbished ICT lab to Ejisuman SHS

Students of Ejisuman Senior High School in the Ashanti Region now have a modern facility to enhance Information and Communication Technology education. It follows refurbishment of the Ghana-China Association ICT Center and subsequent supply of 50 brand new computers by the Chinese government. The...

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Col. William Agyapong bows out of Operation Vanguard

The leadership of the national anti-galamsey task force, Operation Vanguard, has changed with Colonel Michael Amoah-Ayisi taking over from Colonel William Agyapong as Commander. A handing over parade was held at the operation's headquarters at Obuasi to mark the transfer of responsibility. The gov...

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More jobs coming as World Bank pumps $200m into economy

The World Bank on Wednesday approved a $200 million International Development Association (IDA) credit to support Ghana in strengthening its institutions, improving competitiveness for job creation, and maintaining social safety nets to protect the poor and vulnerable.  The Second Macroeconomic St...

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Front pages: Thursday, December 21, 2017

Front pages: Thursday, December 21, 2017 Source: Ghana | Myjoyonline.com Date: 21-12-2017 Time: 07:12:10:am   Close [embedded content] Latest Stories Mahogany Consult wins Best in Social Media Communication Award Lexis Bill to host Christmas edition of ‘Walk with Lexis’ BanqMoni launches f...

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9-year-old UCMAS champion returns home to rousing welcome

Ghana winner of the Universal Concept of Mental and Arithmetic System (UCMAS) global competition returned to Kumasi to a rousing welcome on Friday. Nine-year-old Enoch Asiedu of Bethelinter Academy beat competition from contestants from 56 countries to clinch honours for Ghana in the competition h...

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Kumasi gang rape: One more suspect arrested, 3 others remanded

The fourth suspect accused of gang-raping a young lady captured in a video that has gone viral has been arrested by police in Kumasi. The suspect, believed to be hiding in Accra turned himself in Wednesday afternoon. His arrest comes as three other suspects arrested in connection with the alleged...

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Green Skills Project to contribute to achievement of SDGs

Plan International Ghana with funding from the European Union Ghana has launched the Green Skills Project in Accra. The Green Skills Project is a three-year campaign aimed at creating livelihood opportunities for 6,000 youth and women through the promotion of local environmentally sustainable busi...

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5 ways to make holiday travel less stressful

The festive season is here again and it is the time many people travel to different destinations. You know that travelling during this period can be very hectic and stressful. But while the crowds at airports and parks aren't going anywhere, there are steps you can take to make the experience a li...