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Australian woman bitten by snake in toilet

An Australian woman “jumped off her seat” after being bitten by a snake on the toilet, a reptile handler says. Helen Richards, 59, received the non-venomous strike in the dark at a relative’s house in Brisbane on Tuesday. She received ...

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Asamoah Gyan’s Baby Jet Airline To Start Operation Next Month

Deputy Minister of Aviation, Kwabena Otchere Darko, has told reporters that Asamoah Gyan’s airline business is expected to start a full business next month. According to him, aside from the Baby Jet Airlines, the country is expecting a few other ...

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Find out the positions of the NDC flagbearer aspirants on the ballot

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has held a ballot for the aspirants of its Presidential Primary. The ballot paves the way for the aspirants to formally start their campaigns. See the order which the aspirants will appear on the ...

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17 miners have died so far from the Gbane mining accident

The number of deaths associated to the mining accident at Gbane in the Talensi District in the Uper East Region has risen 17 as at Thursday, January 24. From an initial number of 5 deaths, the number got to 13 ...

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Mining Engineer takes on Shaanxi for poor safety standards

A Mining Engineer, Obed Jojo Menkah has taken on Shaanxi Mining Company in the Talensi District of the Upper East Region, for negligence and poor safety standards, leading to the yearly deaths occurring underground. So far 17 persons have been ...

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President Akufo Addo arrived in Tamale on Thursday, 24th January, 2019, to a tumultuous welcome, ahead of the enskinment of the new Ya-Naa, Abukari Mahama II, scheduled to take place in Yendi on Friday, 25th January, 2019. Source; topnewsghana.com/ P. ...

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Minerals Commission stops Shaanxi mining operations

The Minerals Commission has directed Shaanxi Mining Ghana Limited to suspend its operations at the Gbane mine site with immediate effect. The directive follows the death of some 16 small-scale miners (galamseyers) who died through suffocation while mining in some ...

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16 “galamseyers” suffocate in Shaanxi mine blast

Some eleven small-scale miners (galamseyers) have died through suffocation while mining in some pits, following the detonation of explosives around the Shaanxi mine at Gbane in the Talensi District of the Upper East Region.The incident reportedly happened Wednesday dawn after ...

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Teachers lament over pupils’ lack of proper feeding at home

Some Public School Teachers in the Bolgatanga North-East Circuit of the Upper East Region have observed that pupils reporting to school for the new academic term look thin and melted-off than they appeared prior to the vacation. The teachers noted ...

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Man commits suicide in Nabdam District

A 50 years old man has reportedly committed suicide by shooting himself to death at Zuah in the Nabdam District of the Upper East Region. Though, circumstances leading to the incident are not readily known to the public, a resident ...

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