The case involving the Former GREDA boss, Dr Alexander Kofi Tweneboah, charged with SIM Box fraud was on Tuesday transferred from the Magistrates’ court to the Fast Track High Court, Financial Division.

Ghana’s presidential aircraft, the Falcon 900 caught fire on Tuesday when it attempted a second take-off at the Kotoka International Airport after a failed first attempt.

A civil society organisation which promotes agriculture, Food Sovereignty Ghana, has succeeded in securing a High Court ruling to halt plans by Ghana's Ministry of Food and Agriculture, (MOFA), to go into mass testing and production of Genetically Modified (GM) products.

The Chairman of Ghana's Electoral Commission, Dr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan, has been invited by the legislature to appear on Thursday, March 5 to brief the House on the circumstances that led to the cancellation of the district level elections.

Some residents of La in the Greater Accra Region besieged the Laboma Beach Resort on Monday to demand justice and fairness over the alleged destruction of their property by unidentified military personnel.

Sierra Leone is to receive more than $80m (£52m) immediately to help the country end the Ebola outbreak and recover from its effects.

Government has confirmed receiving a notice from the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea that its neighbor, Cote d’Ivoire, has applied for provisional measures with respect to the maritime boundary dispute between the two countries and before the Tribunal for a delimitation decision.

Pressure group Movement for Change is urging persons especially aspiring assembly members affected by the indefinite postponement of the district level elections to initiate action against the Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), Dr Kwadwo Afari Gyan, and his two deputies.

Russian police are still questioning the Ukrainian girlfriend of opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, who was with him when he was shot dead in Moscow.

Namibia president wins $5m award

Monday, 02 March 2015 17:04

The outgoing Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba has won the world's most valuable individual award, the Mo Ibrahim prize for African leadership.