Archive for Local News

  • July 6, 2022

    Talensi group...

    A group in Talensi –  “Friends of Talensi Polo (FOTPOL)” – has called on the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to have one Paazie Naab alias “Commando” arrested and prosecuted for “unlawfully discharging a gun” in public. Naab reportedly issued a death threat recently to Zongdan Buyak Kolog, a Talensi-based...

  • July 6, 2022

    Toll workers...

    Members of the Toll Workers Association of Ghana have petitioned Parliament after a protest to demand the reinstatement of the toll booths and the payment of their six-month salary arrears from the government. The group said about 800 toll workers, who were disengaged following a directive by the government to...

  • July 6, 2022

    Kasoa: Customers...

    The Kasoa North District office of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) says the number of complaints from customers has increased by over 70% after the utility company gave its consumers a one-month grace period to report faulty meters among other issues, to its outfits nationwide for redress. The power...

  • July 6, 2022

    Kasoa: Young...

    The Young Executive School in Kasoa in the Awutu Senya East Municipality has supported the Ghana National Fire Service in the enclave with an undisclosed amount of money to buy a brand-new fire hose for the fire tender vehicle, which has become faulty. Additional monies were also donated for maintenance...

  • July 6, 2022

    Akufo-Addo directs...

    President Akufo-Addo has instructed the minister of finance to commence official engagements with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Information, this is to invite the Fund to support an economic program put together by the government of Ghana. “This follows a telephone...

  • July 6, 2022

    Dishonest Akufo-Addo...

    Dr. Richard Amoako Baah, a leading member of the incumbent New Patriotic Party and political analyst, has lamented how he had devoted his time and energy to ensuring that Akufo-Addo became President of Ghana, but he has ended up as a disappointment. According to him, it beats his imagination why...

  • July 6, 2022

    Accra hit...

    Most parts of Accra were flooded following rains on Tuesday morning. The regularity of this occurrence is making Ghana’s capital city susceptible to flooding at the slightest rains. Most parts of Accra were flooded following rains on Tuesday morning. The regularity of this occurrence is making Ghana’s capital city susceptible...

  • July 6, 2022

    Golden Tulip...

    Golden Tulip Hotels’ managers have refuted rumors that their Accra and Kumasi locations had been sold. Management of former Golden Tulip Hotels, now Lancaster Hotel has clarified the hotel has not been sold. The Hotels, according to Ghana Libyan-Arab Holding Company (GLAHCO), have not been sold. They clarified in a statement released...

  • July 6, 2022

    NLC appeals...

    NLC BOSS, Mr Ofosu Asamoah The Executive Secretary of the National Labour Commission (NLC) has appealed to all the four teacher unions that commenced strike action on Monday to resume work. Mr. Ofosu Asamoah said the appeal is to allow for negotiations between the teacher unions and the government since...

  • July 6, 2022

    Gov’t won’t...

    The Director of Communications for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Yaw Buaben Asamoa has said the decision to go to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will not lead to the cancellation of the e-levy. He said the IMF programme will not replace Ghana’s revenue flows. Following the announcement that Ghana...

  • July 6, 2022

    ‘Don’t Vote...

    US-based socialite and anti-corruption activist, Twene Jonas has opposed Hon. Kennedy Agyapomg’s bid for the presidency. Twene Jonas urged Ghanaians not to support  Hon. Kennedy Agyapong, the Member of Parliament for Assin Central, in the 2024 general elections. According to Twene Jonas in a new video published on Youtube, if Kennedy Agyapong is...

  • July 5, 2022

    Police Support...

    The Ghana Police Service provided health services to members of the Islamic community who were in transit at the Hajj Village, as part of the police strategy to take policing closer to the public and win the hearts and minds of the people in a bid to strengthen partnerships for...

  • July 5, 2022

    [3News Live]...

    Flood situation around the LEKMA Hospital. #3NewsGH pic.twitter.com/fBbb0BBn1g — #3NewsGH (@3NewsGH) July 5, 2022 #AccraFloods: Dansoman streets covered. Glefe, Gbegbeyise, Otodzo, Shiabu all flooded. #3FMSunrise pic.twitter.com/fplMkF16Nt — Urban Lifestyle Radio📻 (@3fm927) July 5, 2022 #AccraFloods: Flood waters take over the entire Kaneshie stretch headed towards Accra and Circle.#OnuaNews #3NewsGH pic.twitter.com/WwhW9nWtYu...

  • July 5, 2022

    [Videos] Accra...

    Most parts of Accra were flooded following rains on Tuesday morning. The regularity of this occurrence is making Ghana’s capital city susceptible to flooding at the slightest rains. #AccraFloods: Flooding at Best Point area on the Achimota-Nsawam Road. #3FMSunrise pic.twitter.com/6O2sTMSMVb — Urban Lifestyle Radio📻 (@3fm927) July 5, 2022 #AccraFloods: Flooding...

  • July 5, 2022

    #JusticeForKaaka: A...

    The Economic Fighters League has described the state as a facilitator of injustice for failing to prosecute the killers of social activist Ibrahim Kaaka, who was attacked and killed last year for his social commentary and demands for the government to fix the problems of his native Ejura.  Marking a year of...

  • July 5, 2022

    ‘Our IMF...

    The government has assured Ghanaians that its negotiations with the International Monetary Fund will be in the best interest of Ghanaians. The government is set to meet with the Team from the International Monetary Fund on Wednesday, July 6, 2022. Some Ghanaians fear flagship programs such as the Free SHS...

  • July 5, 2022

    Armed Police...

    Armed police in the Northern region raided the home of Fancy Gadam Saturday, July 2. According to a report by mynewsgh.com, the police raided the home of one of the most popular musical acts in the region because of an alleged assault case against his younger brother, Masib Bello. Masib...

  • July 5, 2022

    Teacher unions...

    The Ghana National Association of Teachers, National Association of Graduate Teachers, Coalition of Concerned Teachers Ghana, and the Teachers and Educational Workers Union have effective today, Monday, June 4, 2021, commenced a nationwide strike action. The strike according to the leadership of the Teacher Unions, is a result of the...

  • July 5, 2022

    Ghana Armed...

    Here is all you need to know about the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) Recruitment Stages and Screening Process for the 2022/2023 Recruitment exercise. The Management of the Ghana Armed forces has released forms for the 2022/2023 Recruitment exercise. The sale of Forms is expected to end on July 10, 2022. After which, text...

  • July 5, 2022

    IMF Bailout:...

    National Director of Communications for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Yaw Buaben Asamoa, has said that there is no need for government to apologize to Ghanaians over the decision to go into International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a bailout. In an interview on Accra based Tv station [Tv3], the Communications...

  • July 5, 2022

    IMF bailout:...

    The Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, says the government is likely to receive about $2 billion from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) after deliberations on a specific support package are concluded He stated that considering Ghana’s quota and macroeconomic data, it is possible for the country to get that money...

  • July 5, 2022

    Police Support...

    The Ghana Police Service provided health services to members of the Islamic community who were in transit at the Hajj Village. The move forms part of the police strategy to take policing closer to the public and win the hearts and minds of the people in a bid to strengthen...

  • July 5, 2022

    Cut Down...

    Joyce Bawa Mogtari, an assistant to John Dramani Mahama, the former president of Ghana, thinks it’s time for the government to reduce spending. She thinks it will be crucial for the government to cut back on operating expenses for the jubilee house, among other things. Among other things, Joyce Bawa...

  • July 4, 2022

    A/R: One...

    At least six people have been arrested following a clash over land and chieftaincy dispute at Adum Afrancho near Atwima Kwanwoma in the Ashanti Region. The incident occurred on the morning of Sunday, July 3, 2022, at about 7:00 am when two factions met on family land where a struggle...

  • July 4, 2022

    Pilgrims who...

    The Ghana Hajj Board has assured that it will refund monies of pilgrims who couldn’t make it to Mecca to perform hajj this year. According to the Board, due to the limit, the Saudi Arabian government placed on the pilgrims, some Ghanaians who have paid couldn’t emplane for Mecca. Speaking...

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