Jailed Ghana radio presenter gets presidential pardon

2016-08-24 05:47

Ghana's President John Mahama has pardoned a radio presenter and two panellists jailed after threatening to kill judges who had ordered the removal of names from the voters' register ahead of December elections.

Ghana pulls planned $500m Eurobond issue

2016-08-04 15:45

Ghana will not go ahead with a $500m Eurobond issue with investors saying it had likely balked at the higher yields fund managers had demanded.

Ghana’s plan to sell Eurobonds starts to unravel

2016-08-03 14:24

As Ghana markets its fifth sale of dollar securities in nine years, its bonds are faltering as investors fret about the government’s commitment to fiscal targets.

Ghana bond yields rise most in 6 weeks

2016-07-26 19:00

Ghana’s bonds have surged the most in six weeks after the finance minister said the country will increase spending even as a budget deficit widens to lower revenues.

11 000 Ivorian refugees in Ghana afraid to go home

2016-07-13 07:12

Five years after the return of peace to Ivory Coast, 11 000 Ivorian refugees living in Ghana are still afraid to go home despite an upbeat economic climate.

Ghana cuts growth forecast to 3.2%

2016-07-04 15:16

Ghana cut its economic growth forecast for 2016 to less than last year’s level, the lowest in 20 years,as the country reduced its targets for oil and gold production.

Ghana’s school feeding scheme is slowly changing children’s lives

2016-06-23 11:37

A school feeding programme introduced by the Ghanaian government more than a decade ago has reached millions of children – and it’s been proved to keep them in school far longer than their hungry peers.

Floods leave 10 dead in Ghana

2016-06-16 17:23

Widespread downpours in Ghana have caused widespread flooding and at least 10 people have died in the deluge with more rain expected.

Trafficking: Ghana NGO rescues at least 41 children

2016-05-26 11:44

Challenging Heights, a non-governmental organisation based in Winneba, Ghana says it rescued at least 41 children from trafficking on Lake Volta in 2015, a report says.

Pastor sacked for sleeping with church women in Ghana

2016-05-09 17:00

A pastor belonging to the Bereku Pentecost Church in Ghana has been sacked for having numerous love affairs with the women of his congregation.


3 offshore fields in Ghana to produce first oil

2016-08-12 19:02

The director of an oil project in Ghana says that three offshore fields are expected to produce their first oil soon.

Ghana lawmakers back bill, breach IMF deal

2016-08-03 17:30

Ghana's parliament has overwhelmingly rejected a core condition of a $918m IMF aid deal meant to fix an economy dogged by high public debt.

Ghana jails radio presenter, panellists for hate speech

2016-07-28 21:20

Ghana's Supreme Court has jailed a radio presenter and his two panellists for threatening to kill judges who ordered names to be removed from the voters' register ahead of the December general elections.

Ghanaian companies in bind over borrowing

2016-07-14 19:55

Ghanaian companies needing cash are caught in a dilemma and are turning to the stock market to raise record amounts of capital as they try to reduce debt.

Nine dead in Eid party stampede in Ghana

2016-07-07 14:54

Nine people have been killed in a stampede at a party in central Ghana to mark the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, a public official says.

Developing countries fuel west Africa as cocaine hub

2016-06-24 07:38

Developing markets are fuelling an increase in cocaine trafficking through west Africa, the UN Office on Drugs and Crime says in a new report.

AU, editors meet to formulate ways of telling the 'African story'

2016-06-20 12:04

Editors drawn from various media houses across the continent have committed to play their part in the development of Africa through objective reporting and analysis of the African Union’s work through Agenda 2063.

10 dead in Ghana floods

2016-06-15 07:22

At least 10 people including eight children have died in a torrential downpour in Ghana, the west African nation's national disaster agency said.

Mali drug squad uncovers new African smuggling route

2016-05-19 17:00

Mali's anti-drug squad says it has made its biggest drug seizure in two decades and has uncovered a previously unknown west African smuggling network stretching to Ghana.

Ghanaian dad beheads son, hangs himself

2016-04-28 13:46

A 34-year old father ion Ghana reportedly beheaded his 3-year-old son on Tuesday before committing suicide.

9 jobs in Ghana

Latest Ghana jobs

Engineering Foreman (MSP)

R600 000 - R700 000 Per Year - Ghana

Mine Maintenance Superintendent (MSP)

- Ghana

Finance Manager - Ghana - Agriculture

- Ghana

Agronomist - Fruit & Vegetable Planation - Ghana

- Ghana

BS 5991 - General Foreman

R1 400 000 - R1 500 000 Per Year - Ghana

Categories of Top Jobs in Ghana

More Jobs in Ghana
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.