Armed men in military uniform raid Ghana opposition party HQ

2015-11-24 13:50

Armed men in military uniform have raided the headquarters of Ghana’s main opposition party in an attack that raises political tension one year ahead of a presidential election that is likely to be closely fought.

Fed suspense grips Africa Central Banks

2015-11-16 21:00

Central banks at three corners of Africa - South Africa, Ghana and Kenya - have a last chance in coming days to prepare their economies for any liftoff in US interest rates.

Ghana in talks to head off Nigeria threat to cut gas supply

2015-10-15 16:00

A Ghanaian government delegation is holding emergency talks in Nigeria to avert a drastic gas supply cut threat, a government spokesperson says, thus avoiding a potential political crisis.

Ghana protesters clash with police

2015-09-17 08:40

Police in the Ghanaian capital Accra have fired teargas and rubber bullets to bar opposition protesters from the headquarters of the Electoral Commission to demand a new electoral roll.

Nigeria's Buhari: Forces advancing

2015-09-08 07:34

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari says great strides have been made in the fight against Boko Haram, rounding on critics lamenting a lack of progress.

Ghana doctors union to suspend three-week strike

2015-08-22 16:09

Doctors in Ghana will suspend a three-week strike they called to press for better conditions of service, the Ghana Medical Association says.

Ghana to bring in Cuban doctors during medical strike

2015-08-19 18:59

Ghana's health minister says the government is going to bring in about 170 Cuban doctors to work in health facilities amid a doctors' strike.

Ghana doctors likely to call off strike, union says

2015-08-14 16:32

Ghana’s doctors are likely to call off a strike that is seen as an early test of the government’s ability to hold to the terms of an IMF programme designed to restore economic stability.

Man arrested after taking 'weapon' into Ghanaian leader's church

2015-07-27 12:22

Ghanaian authorities have arrested a 36-year-old man who carried a 'weapon' into a church where President John Dramani Mahama and his family worship, the government says.

Ghana bans sale, movement of live poultry

2015-07-16 20:01

Ghana has banned the sale and transport of live poultry after the H5N1 virus killed thousands of birds.


Ghana's Mahama endorsed for 2nd term election bid

2015-11-23 12:31

Ghana’s governing National Democratic Congress has voted overwhelmingly to endorse President John Dramani Mahama’s bid for a second term of office at elections next year.

Less poverty in Africa, but numbers remain high

2015-10-16 20:45

Poverty has slightly eased in sub-Saharan Africa, but the population boom means the numbers living in extreme conditions remain stubbornly high, a study shows.

Ghana suspends 7 judges over corruption accusations

2015-10-06 07:57

Ghana’s government has suspended seven out of 12 high court judges in the wake of allegations of bribery stemming from a documentary made by an investigative journalist.

Ghana's judicial council suspends 22 judges

2015-09-10 07:33

Ghana’s judicial council says it has suspended 22 judges and magistrates implicated in alleged corrupt practices.

Man from Ghana joins Islamic State, family says

2015-08-26 07:40

A 25-year-old Muslim from Ghana has travelled to an Islamic State training camp, becoming the first known recruit from the West African nation to join the militant group, his family says.

Marriott opens its first hotel in Ghana

2015-08-21 13:56

Marriott International has announced the opening of the Protea Hotel Select Takoradi, its first establishment in Ghana.

Ghana opposition demands new electoral register

2015-08-18 21:31

Ghana's main opposition party has asked the electoral commission to create a new voters' register before next year's election.

SA trade mission to Ghana, Nigeria

2015-08-11 15:12

Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry Mzwandile Masina will lead a delegation of businesspeople on trade mission to Ghana and Nigeria.

Ghana backs down on proposed condom tax

2015-07-24 08:05

Ghana has backed down on a proposed tax on imported condoms after mooting increased levies on foreign-made goods as a way of cutting government debt.

Ghana president's chopper forced down in storm

2015-07-11 16:28

Ghana's army says a thunderstorm has forced a helicopter carrying the president and his wife to make an emergency landing about 250km north of the capital.

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