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December 7, 2013
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Ivory Coast on Monday denied a United Nations report that it sent hit squads to Ghana to kill followers of former president Laurent Gbagbo, who was forced to cede power in 2011 after a post-élection crisis.
Ghana told a U.N. panel in July that Ivory Coast sent hit squads earlier this year to attempt to abduct or kill exiled supporters of ex-Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo, the panel's report has revealed.
Four citizens of Guyana and one Ghanaian pleaded guilty on Friday to charges related to the seizure of a ship carrying tens of millions of dollars' worth of cocaine, a senior legal official said.
Ghanaian authorities have impounded a South American ship carrying 400 kilogrammes (880 pounds) of cocaine and arrested its crew, the nation's anti-narcotics agency said Thursday.
There is a heated debate among politicians and other interested parties about the proposed 10 per cent pay cuts for President John Dramani Mahama and his ministerial colleagues
Ghana’s President John Dramani Mahama, his Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, Ministers of State and all appointees will from the year 2014 take a voluntary 10 percent pay cut on their salaries to help save Ghana's ailing economy.
Cameroon’ s Indomitable Lions whose natural habitat seems to be the World Cup, have become the third African nation to qualify for next year's finals in Brazil, after Nigeria and Ivory Coast on Saturday.
Ghana's Parliament sunk into an abyss of chaos and anarchy on Friday, when the government increased the Value Added Tax threshold from a current 12.5 percent to 15 percent.
In a bid to head off possible strike action and demonstrations by trade unions, the Government of Ghana has announced a 25 per cent reduction in electricity tariffs
The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has honoured more than 30 of Ghana’s reporters, editors and broadcasters for their work.