Africa

Ghana gas station blasts kill at least seven

Frightened residents flee site as huge blasts near busy intersection in northeast Accra cause casualties, official says.

Africa

John Mahama: The beautyful ones have been born

Former Ghanaian president says political problems in South Africa, Nigeria and Egypt will affect the entire continent.

John Mahama on Ghana, The Gambia and the ANC's decline

Africa

WHO: Malaria vaccine to be 'real life' tested in Africa

Ghana, Kenya and Malawi to start large scale trial of RTS,S injectable vaccine in 2018.

WHO: Malaria vaccine to be 'real life' tested in Africa

Business & Economy

Auntie Ocloo: A Ghanaian celebrated globally

Founder of Nkulenu Industries, Ocloo started her business with less than a dollar and grew into a global inspiration.

Esther Afua Ocloo: Ghana's inspiring businesswoman

Opinion

What can Ghana teach South Africa about neocolonialism?

On how the man who coined the term "neocolonialism" fell victim to it and how not to repeat his mistakes.

Brian Kamanzi

by Brian Kamanzi

Brian Kamanzi

Africa

Ghana tree fall kills at least 18 in waterfall pool

At least 20 more people also injured in the incident near Kintampo town, according to police.

Ghana tree fall kills at least 18 in waterfall pool

Ghana

Ghana, 60 years after independence

Today March 6, Ghana celebrates its Independence Day. Here is an overview of its democracy, education and resources.

Ghana, 60 years after independence

Ghana

Ghana's new president caught up in plagiarism scandal

Office of new president apologises for lifting passages from speeches by ex-US leaders during his inaugural address.

Ghana: Nana Akufo-Addo caught up in plagiarism row

Ghana

Nana Akufo-Addo sworn in as Ghana's new president

President vows to not let Ghanaians down after taking oath of office at ceremony attended by dozens of African leaders.

Nana Akufo-Addo sworn in as Ghana's new president

Africa

Nana Akufo-Addo to be sworn in as Ghana's new president

Former human rights lawyer vowed to put Ghana "back on path of prosperity" after economic slump under President Mahama.

Nana Akufo-Addo to be sworn in as Ghana's new president

101 East

China's African Gold Rush

101 East travels into Ghana's tropical rainforest where 30,000 Chinese miners hunt for gold.

Politics

Ghana's opposition leader wins presidential election

President Mahama concedes defeat to former foreign minister Akufo-Addo, who was making his third bid for the top job.

Africa

Ghana opposition is 'confident' it has won election

Civil society urges election commission to quickly release results, as ruling party rejects opposition victory claims.

Ghana opposition is 'confident' it has won election

Africa

Ghanaian voices on coming presidential elections

As President John Dramani Mahama prepares to face his competition, Ghanaians opine on whether he should be re-elected.

Ghanaian voices on coming presidential elections

Politics

Ghana elections: Vote count begins in tight contest

Elections come at a time of severe economic decline and reports of rising voter intimidation in West African nation.