Going independent means you have forfeited your membership – NPP

The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has revoked the membership of members who have filed as independent parliamentary candidates in the upcoming general elections. Citing Article 3(9) of the party’s constitution, the party’s General Secretary, John Boadu in a statement on Tuesday said when members filed their nomination, they automatically forfeited their membership. “Equally, by […]

Police retrieve firearms stolen by Volta secessionists

A video of how the Ghana Police Service retrieved items stolen by the suspected Volta secessionists has surfaced. A company of policemen is seen marching through a pathway in a bush with a man suspected to be a member of the secessionist group to where he had buried the rifles. The items including [at least] […]


The Nsawam Adoagyiri Municipal Assembly has inaugurated the unit committee members as well as constituted the zonal councils. In his inaugural speech, the MCE, Hon. Isaac Kwadwo Buabeng charged the unit committee members as well as the zonal council members to avail themselves to ensure the development of the municipality. He outlined their functions and […]

Akufo-Addo consoles Rawlings, Agbotui family

President Akufo-Addo has expressed his ‘deep condolences’ to former President Jerry John Rawlings and his family on the loss of Madam Victoria Agbotui, mother of the former President. The President, in a visit to former President Rawlings on Monday, said the loss of a mother is different from the loss of a father, describing the […]

Amazon unveils flying Ring security drone and Luna games service

Amazon’s smart home security division Ring has unveiled a flying camera that launches if sensors detect a potential home break-in. It is designed to activate only when residents are out, works indoors, and is limited to one floor of a building. The firm also unveiled an online games-streaming service and a voice-activated screen that swivels […]

Teaching offshore robots to speak our language

A team of researchers led from Edinburgh have unveiled a new system that allows humans and robots to speak the same language. The system is called MIRIAM – Multimodal Intelligent inteRactIon for Autonomous systeMs. It allows users to ask robots questions and understand their actions in real time. The researchers have been working from the […]

Facebook ‘Supreme Court’ to begin work before US Presidential vote

Facebook’s Oversight Board is “opening its doors to business” in mid-October. Users will be able to file appeals against posts the firm has removed from its platforms, and the board can overrule decisions made by Facebook’s moderators and executives, including chief executive Mark Zuckerberg. The timing means that some rulings could relate to the US […]