Mnuchin says he cannot meet deadline to turn over Trump tax returns to House panel

Mnuchin says he cannot meet deadline to turn over Trump tax returns to House...

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin leaves the G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' meeting at the IMF and World Bank's 2019 Annual Spring Meetings, in Washington, April 12, 2019. REUTERS/James...
Poor sanitation costs Ghana $290m annually – Sanitation Minister

Poor sanitation costs Ghana $290m annually

Cecilia Dapaah is the Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources Cecilia Abena Dapaah, Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources (MSWR) says the country loses about $290 million annually due to...
Wives of Ayawaso by-election victims petition Gender Minister

Wives of Ayawaso by-election victims petition Gender Minister

Date: Apr 23, 2019 8:39pm A scene from the by-election violence The wives of some men who sustained various degrees of injury during the violence at the Ayawaso West Wugon...
Planting for Export and Rural Development will stabilize economy – Nana Addo

Planting for Export and Rural Development will stabilize economy

President Nana Akufo-Addo says the Planting for Export and Rural Development (PERD) will play a key role in stabilizing the economy. The programme aims to promote rural economic growth and improve...
Supreme Court poised to give Trump victory on census citizenship question

Supreme Court poised to give Trump victory on census citizenship question

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court’s conservative majority on Tuesday appeared poised to hand President Donald Trump a victory on his administration’s plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census,...
‘Watch this space’ – KSM tweets after Ukrainian comedian wins presidential polls

‘Watch this space’ – KSM tweets after Ukrainian comedian wins presidential polls

After news broke that Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky had won the country’s presidential election, Ghanaian comedian Kwaku Sintim-Misa, popularly known as KSM, has reacted. The Ukrainian comedian who has no political...
KSM inspired by Ukrainian comedian Zelensky’s presidential win

KSM inspired by Ukrainian comedian Zelensky’s presidential win

After news broke that Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky had won the country’s presidential election, Ghanaian comedian Kwaku Sintim-Misa, popularly known as KSM, has reacted. The Ukrainian comedian who has no political...
Trump's tax law to boost incomes more in Republican states: researchers

Trump’s tax law to boost incomes more in Republican states: researchers

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump displays his signature after signing the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul plan along with a short-term government spending bill in the Oval Office of the White House in...
US ‘border militia training to assassinate Obama’ – FBI

US ‘border militia training to assassinate Obama’

The suspected leader of a New Mexico militia group allegedly boasted of plans to assassinate former President Barack Obama, the FBI has said. Larry Mitchell Hopkins, 69, and his group United...
Woman wakes up after 27 years in a coma

Woman wakes up after 27 years in a coma

A woman from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) who was seriously injured in a traffic accident in 1991 has made a seemingly miraculous recovery after emerging from a 27-year-long coma. Munira...
Yet to be launched drone delivery service saves driver’s life

Yet to be launched drone delivery service saves driver’s life

Charles Coffie, a 44-year-old driver in the Eastern Region was full of praise for government and Zipline’s yet to be launched drone technology for helping to save his life at...
Israeli minister condemns Sanders' remarks on 'racist' Netanyahu government

Israeli minister condemns Sanders’ remarks on ‘racist’ Netanyahu government

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - An Israeli cabinet minister condemned U.S. Democratic Party presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Tuesday for describing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government as racist over its treatment of Palestinians. FILE PHOTO:...
Saudi Arabia executes 37 people, crucifying one, for terror-related crimes

Saudi Arabia executes 37 people, crucifying one, for terror-related crimes

Date: Apr 23, 2019 4:49pm Saudi Arabia has executed 37 men convicted of terror-related crimes, the kingdom’s official news agency said Tuesday. One of the convicts was crucified, according to an...
Radiographers angry over neglect in digital X-ray machine jobs

Radiographers angry over neglect in digital X-ray machine jobs

The Ghana Society of Radiographers is unhappy with a move by the Ghana Health Service (GHS) to employ the services of biomedical engineers who have been trained for only 10...
Lack of investment cause of Kpone landfill site woes – Former Tema MCE

Lack of investment cause of Kpone landfill site woes

A former Chief Executive of the Tema Metropolitan Assembly, David Annan has blamed the current troubles of the Kpone landfill site on lack of investment. Mr. Annan was MCE when the...
We’ve had enough, gov’t mustn’t stifle academic freedom with new draft Bill [Article]

We’ve had enough, gov’t mustn’t stifle academic freedom with new draft Bill [Article]

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Minister for Education I have had the opportunity to read the draft of  the Public University Bill in which government seeks to make some changes to...
Former U.S. Vice President Biden to announce presidential bid on Thursday: NBC

Former U.S. Vice President Biden to announce presidential bid on Thursday: NBC

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, a potential 2020 Democratic presidential candidate, speaks at a rally with striking Stop & Shop workers in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., April 18, 2019. REUTERS/Brian SnyderWASHINGTON...
Drone medical delivery to improve maternal, child health indicators – Doctor

Drone medical delivery to improve maternal, child health indicators

Zipline medical drones supply The Medical Superintendent at the New Tafo Government Hospital, Dr Kobina Awotwe Wiredu, has described the Zipline drone technology system being introduced into the country’s healthcare...
Galamsey fight has failed; rise above sweet but hollow rhetoric – NDC to Akufo-Addo

Galamsey fight has failed; rise above sweet but hollow rhetoric

Sammy Gyamfi The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has described the government’s fight against  galamsey as a failure. According to the party,  several actions by government appointees have rendered the fight...
Otumfour Osei Tutu II has exhibited extraordinary leadership [Article]

Otumfour Osei Tutu II has exhibited extraordinary leadership [Article]

I join the world to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the enstoolment of Otumfuo Osei Tutu II as the Kingdom’s 16th Asantehene last Sunday, April 21, 2019. Asantehene Otumfour Osei Tutu...