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Ghana Gets New Technical Advisor

Former Newcastle United boss Chris Hughton has been named as technical advisor with the Ghana national team ahead of their 2022 World Cup qualifying play-off against Nigeria. The Ghana Football Association said the new manager was Otto Addo, who previously had a stint with German giants Borussia Dortmund as assistant coach. Hughton is a former […]Continue Reading

Ghana Re-Imposes Ban On Social Gatherings As Coronavirus Cases Surge

Ghana has re-imposed a ban on social gatherings as the number of Covid-19 cases spiral in the country, the president, Nana Akufo-Addo, announced Sunday. Schools reopened in January after a 10-month closure, but President Nana Akufo-Addo said a return to stricter measures was needed. “Until further notice, funerals, weddings, concerts, theatrical performances, and parties Continue Reading

Five Killed in Ghana Poll Violence

Police in Ghana say five people have been killed in violence linked to Monday’s election. In a statement, police said there were 21 cases of electoral violence across the country including several shooting incidents. The results of the presidential and parliamentary elections are expected in a few hours’ time. Representatives of President Nana Akufo Continue Reading

Jerry Rawlings Dies of COVID-19

Former President Jerry Rawlings of Ghana has died of COVID-19 related complications at the age of 73, according to multiple reports from Ghanaian media. The development comes less than a month after he buried his mother. Rawlings, who is one of the most respected African leaders, was a military leader in Ghana and later became […]Continue Reading

Nigeria will no longer tolerate harassment of its citizens in Ghana – FG

Federal Government has expressed deep concern over the incessant harassment of its citizens in Ghana and the progressive acts of hostility towards the country by Ghanaian authorities, and will no longer tolerate such.In this regard, the Federal Government is urgently considering a number of options aimed at ameliorating the situation.In a statement by the Minister […]Continue Reading