Editorial: Ghana’s Covid-19 recovery figures worrying

I am getting increasingly worried about our recovery figures. Three days ago, I had a telephone conversation with one of my business partners in Johannesburg, South-Africa. He indicated to me South Africa at the time had a total of 5300 cases, and recoveries were in the region of 2,500. I said that was very encouraging […]

UPSANEWSROOM.com launches 20 Most Outstanding Students Awards

Ghana’s authoritative online students’ news portal, UPSANEWSROOM.com is pleased to announce the launch of the 20 Most Outstanding Students Awards (MOSA 20-20). The award has been designed for students of the University of Professional Studies, Accra who have distinguished themselves in the fields of politics and governance, media, education, banking and finance, science and technology, […]

Sunday fire destroys 7 vehicles at Osu

About seven vehicles have been destroyed when a mechanic shop at Osu in Accra was engulfed in fire.  The fire also tore through three rooms in an adjoining residential building and destroyed a nearby motorbike. It is not clear what and how the fire had started but eyewitnesses who spoke to UPSANEWSROOM.com believe it was […]

‘Christmas should teach us humility, love’ – UPSA SRC Electoral Commissioner to Ghanaians

Electoral Commissioner of the Students Representative Council (SRC), Appoh Papulius (PAPS) has charged students and staff of the University of Professional Studies, Accra and the entire Ghanaians to emulate the humble beginning of Jesus Christ on Christmas Day. The SRC EC boss in a Christmas message Wednesday said there are many great lessons that could […]

‘We’ll prove everyone wrong in 2020’ – Nduom

The President and Chairman of Groupe Nduom says despite the challenges the Groupe faced in 2019 he will prove to everyone that the brand is a reliable one. “We will prove to everyone particularly ourselves that indeed when we say Groupe Nduom; Beyond Excellence, we mean that; we will live it,” Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom […]

UPSA SRC EC members sworn in

The five-member Electoral Commission of the Students Representative Council of the University of Professional Studies, Accra has been sworn into office Tuesday. The oath was administered to the members by the Speaker of the General Assembly (GA), Rt Hon Prince Courage Gavi. The event was held at the LBC Auditorium, which was the venue for […]

Video: Parliament to get bulletproof glass curtains

The Parliament of Ghana is considering bulletproof curtains as part of measures to beef up security in and outside the Chamber. The move is aimed at protecting the Members of Parliament while inside the House. This was disclosed by Speaker of Parliament, Professor Mike Aaron Oquaye on Tuesday. “It will interest members to know [that] […]

‘Year of Return has been fantastic’ – Ablakwa lauds gov’t

The North Tongu Member of Parliament has lauded the organisation of the Year of Return celebration, describing it as “fantastic.” Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa said the celebration has “branded Ghana beyond what we could pay for.” Touching on the visit by the US Congressional delegation, the lawmaker said: “the excitement and the connection to Ghana, [has] […]