International News

Trump’s bid to end Obama-era immigration policy ruled unlawful

The US Supreme Court has ruled against President Donald Trump’s bid to end a major programme that protects young immigrants from deportation. The justices upheld lower court rulings that found his move to rescind Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (Daca) was “unlawful”. It protects “Dreamers”, about 650,000 young people who entered the US without documents […]

Ghana Health & Wellness News

7,000 health personnel deployed for voter registration exercise – EC Boss

The Electoral Commission (EC) says some 7,000 health personnel will be deployed at the various centres during the voter registration exercise.7,000 health personnel deployed for voter registration exercise – EC Boss EC Chairperson Jean Mensa said the health personnel take charge of ensuring that the necessary COVID-19 safety protocols are adhered to by all registrants. Speaking at […]

Ghana News

For a country that lacks discipline, lifting lockdown puts Ghana at mercy of COVID-19

A lack of discipline by some Ghanaians could send the country two steps back in its fight against the novel Coronavirus… For a country that lacks discipline, lifting lockdown puts Ghana at mercy of COVID-19 No sooner had President Akufo-Addo announced the lifting of the partial lockdown, than he realised the far-reaching consequences of the decision. […]

Canada Ghana Health & Wellness News

How Ghanaian-Canadians’ push for a Toronto community centre fell victim to COVID-19

Just south of where Finch Avenue West meets Weston Road sits a large beige building at the end of an industrial road. Its windows are dusty, the brick veneer is discoloured, and you can easily tell it’s more than 60 years old. Despite its imperfections, it is the perfect home for a new community hub, according to […]

Ghana News

Armed men storm Nigerian High Commission in Ghana, demolish uncompleted apartments

Armed men have stormed the Nigerian High Commissioner’ residence in Accra, Ghana with bulldozers demolishing a block of uncompleted apartments on the property on Friday night. The building was being constructed to house staff and visiting diplomats to the High Commission. JoyNews editor, Fred Smith who was at the scene said the men threatened to […]