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The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), wants government to look beyond introducing social intervention programmes in the education sector, merely to score what it calls cheap political points. President of the Association, Christian Addae-Poku, argues that government after introducing such programmes, has not been able to provide adequate funding to run and sustain them.
Leaked confidential documents from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca reveal the Kufuor administration committed Ghana to an agreement with a foreign company for development and operation of a five-star luxury hotel in Accra without parliamentary approval.
The 2016 vice presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has stated that the only thing President Mahama can boastfully claim to have transformed over the last 8 years of his stewardship is corruption.
Lawyer for dismissed High Court Judge, Justice Paul Uuter Dery says his client will pursue legal action against the Ghana Journalist Association (GJA) for awarding investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, as Journalsit of the Year on Saturday.
A Sunyani-based legal practitioner has brought a suit against the Attorney-General questioning the legality of the president’s decision to remit the sentence of the Montie 3.
The President Of Ghana John Dramani Mahama is seeking a re-election to enable him to complete his gargantuan project for the next for years.Remember, most of these project was started under the Mills admistration to help the growth of the economy.You have 60 reasons why you should vote for him to stay and finish the project.
England record goalscorer Wayne Rooney will retire from international football after the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The Manchester United forward was speaking to the media for the first time since new England manager Sam Allardyce confirmed he would keep the 30-year-old as his captain.
EU antitrust regulators ordered Apple on Tuesday to pay up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) in taxes plus interest to the Irish government after ruling that a special scheme to route profits through Ireland was illegal state aid.
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If you are in an unhappy marriage, you may want to check in with a cardiologist.A study led by a Michigan State University sociologist has found that older couples in bad marriages, especially wives, have a higher risk for heart disease than those who are happily wed.
You've doused yourself with repellent, donned long sleeves and pants, and done your best to swat any flying invaders. But if you live in or travel to a spot with active Zika transmission, how do you know for sure that you've not gotten the virus?
Why do people sext? Why do they send racy or naked photos or videos and sexually loaded texts? For a short-term hookup, sexting might seem like a direct way to get what you want -- or at least try to. But according to my research, sexting is actually most likely to occur within a committed relationship.
When I first met my (now) husband, Andy, he had a close female friend. I'll call her Donna. Donna and Andy went to the movies together. They went out for dinner. They caught a baseball game with another couple -- while I was out of town. I asked to meet Donna many times, but kept getting the runaround for one reason or another.
There are internal systems and clocks inherent to humans that help govern our bodily functions. Our spiritual well-being and physical health are directly connected.
I want to talk about a question many of you ask yourself but rarely say out loud. How much sex is enough sex? What’s “normal?”
A Russian radio telescope scanning the skies has observed “a strong signal” from a nearby star, HD164595, in the constellation Hercules. The star is a scant 95 light years away and 99% of the size of Earth’s own sun. It has at least one planet, HD164595b, which is about the size of Neptune and has a 40-day year.
Paris (AFP) - Lucy, an ancient ape-like human relative, met a brutal end when she plummeted from a tall tree, new analysis of the famous fossil suggested Monday -- offering a solution to a decades-old mystery.
Older adults may not be as physically healthy or mentally sharp as younger and middle-age adults, but they have higher psychological well-being than these other age groups, according to a new survey of people living in San Diego County, California.
"Who broke Grandma's favorite vase?" As you listen to a chorus of "I don't know" and "Not me," how will you determine the culprit? Conventional wisdom says, divide and conquer, but what does scientific research show us about questioning a group of people at one time? Unfortunately, very little.
Astronomers have found clear evidence of a planet orbiting the closest star to Earth, Proxima Centauri. The long-sought world, designated Proxima b, orbits its cool red parent star every 11 days and has a temperature suitable for liquid water to exist on its surface.
South African music superstar Yvonne Chaka Chaka has been announced as the Headline Artiste for this year’s Vodafone African Legends Night organized by Global Media Alliance. Yvonne becomes the first female singer to headline the show since it started last six years.
The founder of the International God’s Way Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim turned 39 on Monday, August 29. He was born on August 29, 1977.
Hollywood actor - Boris Kodjoe, full name Boris Frederic Cecil Tay-Natey Ofuatey-Kodjoe has given a big shoutout to his Ghanaian heritage by uploading a photo on his Facebook and adding a touching history to it.
‘Beast of No Nation’ star Abraham Attah isn’t a tourism ambassador yet, his management has revealed.According to Mr Attah’s manager, Mawuko Kuadzi, the Ministry is yet to officially sign the actor on as an ambassador.
A Qatar Airways passenger plane, Airbus 330, bound for Doha and piloted by a Ghanaian, Capt. Albert Barney Abuga, made an emergency landing at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport due to an engine fire believed to have been caused by a bird.
One of the small, picturesque medieval towns decimated by Wednesday's earthquake in central Italy was voted by the general public one of the country's most beautiful only last year.
Ghana’s second international Airport, the Tamale Airport is ready for use by both domestic and overseas players in the aviation industry, the Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL) has disclosed.
Like many millennials, Petrina Thong, a 30-year-old scriptwriter, was going through an existential crisis.
As humans we are wired to desire change, no wonder most people enjoy traveling. However, according to travel research a good portion of people thrash the idea once they sit down to calculate how much that trip would cost.
People forgo vacations, weddings, burials, conferences, business trips & honeymoons because they can’t afford hotels and transportation.
The Ga people of Ghana are part of a larger ethnic and religious group known as the Akan. The supreme god in the Akan religion is Nyame. The Ga also call him Homowo Nyonmo. The Akan also believe in hundreds of lesser deities known as abosom- who inhabit natural objects-and asuman-who inhabit man-made objects. Akan religious practices include the honoring of ancestors and healing rituals.