Survivors recount Ghana tree fall tragedy that killed 20
He was swimming with his friends on Sunday afternoon at the popular tourist destination of Kintampo Falls, when a massive tree crashed into the water, crushing everyone around him.
Post-election fiscal crunch is Ghanaian politics as usual
Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo has taken power with ambitious plans to revive once spectacular economic growth, only to discover a $1.6 billion hole in the budget and a deficit twice as high as expected.
Ghana MPs push for probe into bribery claims
Lawmakers in Ghana on Monday called for an investigation into claims that a minister in new President Nana Akufo-Addo's government bribed the committee vetting his candidacy.
Ghana’s only oil refinery shut after explosion
Ghana’s only oil refinery, the Tema Oil Refinery, is shut after an explosion at a newly installed 5.8-million-euro crude oil heating unit, a senior union official told Reuters on Friday.
The decade of change: Africa’s march towards total democracy
Over the weekend, the President-elect of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo; who had won an improbable race against the incumbent John Dramani Mahama about a month prior was sworn into office, capping what was yet another change-driven election ....
New Ghana's president accused of plagiarism
Nana Akufo-Addo presidency got off to a rocky start Saturday after he was accused of plagiarising portions of inauguration speeches of two former American presidents.
Akufo-Addo takes oath as Ghana's new president
The 72-year-old former human rights lawyer took the oath of office at a ceremony in Independence Square in the capital Accra in front of more than 6,000 guests and a roaring crowd.
Expectations as power changes hands in Ghana
It is a glorious day for the people of Republic of Ghana, as the country witnesses a peaceful transition of political power from the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to the New Patriotic Party (NPP).