Free SHS, Double Track system are the boldest educational initiatives – UEW VC

Acting Vice Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba, Rev. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni has commended government for taking what he calls the boldest decision in the country’s educational sector with the introduction of the free SHS policy and its accompanying Double Track system. According to the Acting Vice Chancellor, the policy has great potential in […]

LIFESTYLE: Low-carb diets ‘could shorten life’

A low-carb diet could shorten life expectancy by up to four years, a study suggests. Low-carb diets, such as Atkins, have become increasingly popular for weight loss and have shown promise for lowering the risk of some illnesses. But a US study over 25 years indicates that moderate carb consumption – or switching meat for […]

Chiefs cautioned against settlement of defilement and rape cases

Dasebre Kwabu Ewusi VII, the Vice President of the National House of Chiefs has cautioned traditional rulers to avoid the attempt of settling defilement and rape cases that will be presented to them. “The National House of Chiefs, will not hesitate to apply severe sanctions against any chief who shall attempt to settle defilement and […]

‘Etwe Nim Nyansa’, others want to install me as Nkosuohene – Abirem MP

The Member of Parliament for Abirem Constituency in the Eastern Region, John Osei Frimpong has revealed chiefs and residents of now popular ‘3tw3 Nim Nyansa’, ‘Kote Ye aboah’ and ‘Hwewa Y3 Mmobo’ communities are seriously lobbying to install him as Nkosuohene to wit development Chief in the area. According to Mr. John Osei Frimpong, the […]

Adolescent children need your friendship – Experts advise

The cordiality of the relationship parents have with children goes a long way to affect their development as adolescents. Such relationship determine if the children would confide in the parents on the decisions they make or whether they would rely on their friends for such advice or decisions. According to some experts, the gap between […]

We cannot allow Free SHS to fail – Steve Manteaw

The chairman of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), Dr. Emmanuel Steve Manteaw has said that Ghana cannot afford to fail the implementation of the Free Senior High School policy. This he said is because, Ghana’s economic indicators at the time of the implementation of the policy in September 2017 are far better than […]

J.H Mensah died a Pauper – Ambassador D.K Osei

Former Secretary to ex President J.A Kufuor, Ambassador D.K Osei has said the late J.H Mensah, Statesman and a stalwart of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) died a pauper after several decades of dedicated service to the country According to him, J.H Mensah,  a Finance Minister who served ex Presidents Dr Kwame Nkrumah, Dr.

Ghanaian Imam dies in Mecca

Information reaching Citizenghana.com indicates that the Imam of Kumbungu a town in the Northern region collapsed and died while attending the holy pilgrimage in Mecca in Saudi Arabia. The Imam identified as Ibrahim Hashim Yussif has been buried in accordance to the Islamic tradition and customs. According to the officials of the Ghana Hajj board […]

Gov`t confused about lifting of mining ban – Small Scale miners

Artisanal and small scale mining Africa network(ASMAN) has expressed worry over government’s inability to give specific timelines as to when the ban on small scale mining will be lifted across the country. According to the Director of Policy and Research Edward Kwasi Akuoko,  the long wait on government to lift the ban is frustrating the