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Mr Richard A. Y Anamoo has been relieved of his post as the Director General of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA). A directive from the presidency, according to a source, indicated that Mr Anamoo ceases to be the boss of the GPHA.
The Energy Minister-designate says there would be a relief for power consumers in the country if President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo assents to a tariff reduction document before him.
The Local Government Minister-designate says she did not err when she signed a letter relieving at least 216 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) from their post. Hajia Alima Mahama says she wrote the letter under the direction of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo after he was sworn in as President.
Foreign Affairs Minister designate has bemoaned what she says is the bad condition of the country's missions abroad. Shirley Ayorkor Botchway said the missions are in deplorable condition and mentioned Ghana's mission in New York as one of the worse even though it is sited in a prime area.
Former President John Dramani Mahama says he has not been given any new appointment by the United Nations as is being suggested. Some media reports quoted the former president as having described his appointment by the UN co-chair a session on Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) with the Prime Minister Erna Solberg of Norway as humbling .
Barring any last minute changes, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will later today announce ministers and deputies for the ten administrative regions of the country ultimatefmonline.com has gathered.
WikiLeaks on Sunday urged people to submit President Donald Trump's tax returns so the organization could release them. "Trump Counselor Kellyanne Conway stated today that Trump will not release his tax returns," WikiLeaks posted on Twitter.
“Do not regret growing older it’s a privilege denied to many.” This beautiful “young” woman is believed to be over 130 years old.
Avram Grant maintains that the Black Stars will not take their foot off the accelerator and will approach next Wednesday’s group clash with a mindset to win.
Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) said on Monday it will not unveil its Galaxy S8 smartphone at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) trade show this year, suggesting the flagship model's launch may be later in the year than its 2016 version.
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Inflammation is part of the body’s immune response that helps us heal. It’s what happens when you get a splinter and the whole area turns red and gets a bit puffy – that’s your immune system at work helping fight off any viruses or bacteria that might have gotten in, and that’s a good thing.
For years, health professionals have advised pregnant women and parents of young children to eat fish but avoid types that are high in mercury. That advice remained confusing for some, since federal officials didn’t clarify which fish are low in mercury and which ones are high.
When you think of heart attacks, you might assume the most common causes are smoking, high cholesterol, or obesity. Mental health issues probably don't spring to mind. But a new study suggests that depression poses just as great a risk to your heart health as those more familiar heart disease contributors.
Being young is great so great, in fact, that injecting their blood into the elderly might help fight aging. Or at least that is what one man thinks could be true and he is running a US clinical trial to prove it.
Bad bosses can take a serious psychological toll, research shows. Toxic bosses are, unsurprisingly, the top cause of unhappiness in the workplace. Half of employees have left their jobs to get away from a bad manager, according to a 2015 Gallup survey, and 41 percent of American workers say they’ve been “psychologically harassed” on the job.
Child sexual abuse refers to sexual activity with a minor. A child cannot consent to any form of sexual activity, period. When a perpetrator engages with a child this way, they are committing a crime that can have lasting effects on the victim for years.
For years planetary scientists have chalked up the moon’s origin to an impact between Earth and a Mars- or larger-sized body called Theia. According to this theory about 4.5 billion years ago a newly-coalesced Earth was hit by another protoplanet.
Social bias, like racism and sexism, can be expressed in variety of ways -- even non-verbally. As new research reveals, children not only notice non-verbal signals of social bias by adults, but also generalize the learned bias.
Giraffe numbers have declined by as much as 40 percent since the 1980s in a “silent extinction” driven by illegal hunting and an expansion of farmland in Africa, the Red List of endangered species reported on Thursday.
Throughout the long months of this tumultuous presidential election season, parents and caregivers have struggled with how to talk to their kids about its more volatile moments. The voting may be over, but many difficult conversations are just getting started. And uncomfortable though it may be, experts say kids will benefit from confronting tough issues directly.
Children who are bullied in primary and secondary school are nearly twice as likely to be overweight at the age of 18 than non-bullied children, according to a new study by researchers from King's College London.
Every woman has a particular feature that she looks out for in choosing a man or the love of her life and for Ghanaian model Abena Akuaba Appiah, she prefers tall men.
Beautiful actress Jasmine Baroudi is making the headlines perhaps for the wrong reasons over having a child out of wedlock.The actress in an interview with Joy News’ MzGee asserts that she is unperturbed about the situation and has developed an indifferent attitude towards critics and their wagging mouths.
Hiplife artiste Pope Skinny has been given a two-week ultimatum to retract or apologise for publicly confessing his love for Ghana’s Second Lady, Samira Bawumia, or suffer the consequences of the fury of the Mamprugu Youth Association (MAYA), a development-based youth group in the Northern Region.
In recent months, Hollywood has pulled together to lend a collective voice to social and political issues: Meryl Streep advocated for human decency and anti-bullying at Sunday's Golden Globes, while Bon Iver launched their 2 A Million gender equity campaign late last year. Now, 81 of their industry peers have signed on to support education for poverty-stricken girls around the world.
Annica Nsiah Apau, wife of rapper, Okyeame Kwame has revealed that her husband enjoys watching the buttocks of other ladies. According to the mother of two, her husband always takes videos and pictures of other ladies’ bums with his phone anytime a curvy lady passes by.
LITHONIA, Ga. (AP) — Eddie Long, the flamboyant megachurch pastor whose reputation was tarnished after former congregants accused him of sexual misconduct, has died. He was 63.
We are already mid-way through the first month of the year 2017 and I can imagine you already holding your breath or gasping for the last of it. It is heated, it is tortuous and you may be stressed and disinterested in work after the long Christmas and new year break and the big task schedules for 2017. Nevertheless, all these shall pass away. In the end, you will come out victorious.
President Akufo-Addo's nominee for the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Shirley Ayorkor Botchway has said she will make the process of acquiring passports in the country easy if cleared by Parliament to be the minister.
Quite recently, Ghana experienced a smooth transition from the 4th President to the 5th President of the 4th Republic. This implies a new Government with new Government officials. With such a peaceful transition comes greater expectations and many changes.
The hazy harmattan weather that has engulfed Ghana for the past two days has compelled international and domestic airlines to temporarily suspend their flights due to poor visibility.
A massive search and rescue operation is under way in the Black Sea after a Russian military plane crashed Sunday with 92 on board. Eleven bodies have so far been recovered, as well as more than 150 pieces of debris.
A Libyan passenger plane with 118 people on board has been forced to land in Malta in what the Maltese prime minister called a “potential hijack situation”. The Airbus A320 was flying inside Libya for airline Afriqiyah Airways when it was diverted, local media report.