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All that glitters: Ghana battles illegal mining

2017-08-11 20:50

Ghana has long been known for its bountiful gold reserves and was called "the Gold Coast" during its colonial era.

2 former Guantanamo detainees allowed to stay in Ghana

2017-08-02 19:08

Lawmakers in Ghana have ratified an agreement that allows two former Guantanamo Bay detainees to stay in the West African country.

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Self-taught 19-year-old coder challenges YouTube with own search engine

19-year-old Ghanaian technology student, Gabriel Opare, challenges Google’s YouTube with his own search engine, Mudclo. Watch.

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A new vaccine is promising to advance the frontier of eliminating malaria

2017-07-19 12:30

Stronger malaria prevention like a vaccine is urgently needed for effective response in endemic regions, writes Simon Kariuki.

Ghana says 22 illegal miners dead, rescue efforts futile

2017-07-07 15:28

Ghana's government says it has stopped rescue operations at an illegal mining site and that 22 miners trapped underground are dead.

Five bodies spotted in collapsed Ghana mine: govt

2017-07-05 18:06

Five bodies were spotted in an illegal goldmine that collapsed in Ghana, a government official said Wednesday, as the search for at least 17 miners entered its fourth day.

Hunt for survivors after Ghana goldmine collapse

2017-07-04 16:33

Rescuers have been scrambling to locate survivors after an illegal goldmine collapsed in western Ghana, trapping at least 17 miners underground.

Ghana TV stations ordered to stop showing porn

2017-06-26 20:00

Ghana's TV regulator has ordered three of the country's public TV channels to immediately stop broadcasting pornography.

Prize-winning tech helping Ghana's farmers

2017-06-25 13:44

Agyei Douglas is a farmer who grows vegetables near Kumasi in Ghana's central Ashanti region. He used to struggle to access markets and capital.

Ghana assures public of security of ex-Guantanamo detainees

2017-06-23 19:36

Ghana's government has sought to reassure the public that two former Guantanamo prisoners living in the West African nation remained under supervision, a day after a court ruled their arrival was unconstitutional without parliament's approval.

 

Call for more rural health training for medical students

2017-08-03 11:10

A leading health figure has called for an increase in rural training for medical students, saying the experience resulted in more doctors choosing to practise in rural areas after their graduation.

Ghana cocoa buyers say a lack of funds curbs bean purchases

2017-07-26 15:36

Ghana’s industry body for cocoa purchasers says its members are struggling to pay farmers for their crops because the regulator isn’t reimbursing buyers for the delivery of beans.

Ghana cuts key rate to lowest since 2015

2017-07-24 14:11

Ghana’s central bank reduced its key interest rate for a third straight meeting as consumer prices rose at the slowest rate in four years and the currency strengthened.

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WATCH: Ghana launches first satellite

Two years and $500 000 later, Ghana has launched its first satellite into space. Watch.

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17 declared dead in Ghana goldmine collapse: lawmaker

2017-07-06 21:37

Rescuers called off a search for miners who were trapped underground after an illegal goldmine collapsed in western Ghana, declaring 17 dead, says a local lawmaker.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Zambia, Ghana

2017-07-05 08:30

Zimbabwean Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa says he was "ejected out" of a South African hotel by "angry" Zimbabweans, and Zambia's biggest market has reportedly burnt down in Lusaka.

Ghana to apply for extension on IMF credit programme

2017-06-28 11:59

Ghana will ask for an eight-month extension to its credit programme with the International Monetary Fund after failing to rein in public spending last year.

The prize-winning tech helping Ghana's farmers to grow

2017-06-25 17:56

Agyei Douglas is a farmer who grows vegetables near Kumasi in Ghana's central Ashanti region. He used to struggle to access markets and capital.

Dude hijacked my film!

2017-06-25 11:47

Johannesburg film director Tim Greene’s film has been stolen word for word by a director in Ghana.

Ghana court rules transfer of ex-Guantanamo detainees unconstitutional

2017-06-23 14:05

Ghana's Supreme Court has ruled that the transfer of two former Guantanamo Bay detainees to the country is unconstitutional without parliamentary approval.

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