The Minister of Parliamentary Affairs (MoPA), Mr Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has called for another look at the composition of the membership of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC) to build the confidence and trust of the people in policy documents it produces on national development.
A new Bill which seeks to merge the Ghana Institute of Journalism (GIJ), the Ghana Institute of Languages (GIL) and the National Film and Television Institute (NAFTI) into a single university has received Presidential Assent.
Three thousand, two hundred and ninety seven prison officers and inmates with underlying health conditions have so far been vaccinated against COVID-19 in prisons in Accra, Greater Kumasi, the Northern and Western regions.
Statistics from the Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) of the Ghana Police Service (GPS) suggest that January to April, 2019 recorded the highest number of cases of domestic violence as compared to the same period in 2020.
The Deputy Director of Nutrition of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Mrs Esi Oforiwa Amoaful, says the number of children who are fed with nutritionally adequate diet after six months is very low in the country.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for Bawku Central, Mr Mahama Ayariga, has been acquitted and discharged by the Accra High Court in the matter of alleged procurement breaches in the purchase of an ambulance for his constituency.
The Criminal Division of the Accra High Court has ordered a former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Dr Stephen Kwabena Opuni, and a businessman, Seidu Agongo, to open their defence.
About 3,297 prison officers and inmates with underlining health conditions have so far been vaccinated in prisons in Accra, Greater Kumasi, Northern and Western regions, Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed.
Many people, made up of family members and well-wishers, joined the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, in a restricted gathering to celebrate his 71st birthday at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi on Thursday.
State prosecutors have dragged the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of K. Ofori Enterprise and three others to court for what the prosecution has told the court was an alleged evasion of tax to the tune of GH¢1.6 billion.
The Ghana Auctioneers Association (GAA), has appealed to the association's board at the Ministry of the Interior and the Auctioneers Registration Board to petition Parliament to increase the seven per cent commission paid to auctioneers on their earnings to 15 per cent.