Archive for News

  • May 17, 2022

    Ghanaians are...

    Chief of Staff Frema Opare Ghana’s chief of staff claims the media is prejudiced. She claims media bias has caused many to blame the President for the present problem. Frema Opare believes the media might have assisted by portraying a global perspective of the situation, avoiding Ghanaians from blaming the...

  • May 17, 2022

    Bawku: Suspected...

    The police in the Upper East Region have arrested a suspected illegal arms dealer. He is said to be the one who has been selling arms to help fuel the protracted Bawku conflict. The Bolgatanga Divisional Police Command upon intelligence arrested the suspect, Clifford Dinka Wednesday [May 11, 2022]. He...

  • May 16, 2022

    FanMilk Ghana...

    Reports making the rounds online suggest that FanMilk Ghana PLC has terminated the employment of hundreds of contract staff working for the company. As shared by Ghanaian blogger Kobby Kyei on Twitter, the diary giant booted out the workers for asking for a salary increment. He however did not provide...

  • May 16, 2022

    Level 300...

    A Level 300 Marketing student of the Cape Coast Technical University (CCTU), Nana Ama Clark has been found dead at the Ola Estate near the Ola College of Education. The incident has thrown the community into a state of fear. Police account According to the Police Public Relations Officer, Deputy...

  • May 16, 2022

    Desilting gutters,...

    Some residents of a Ga community in Accra have been receiving huge praises online for their choice of punishment for a young Nigerian thief who was caught stealing a phone. In two separate videos shared on Facebook, it shows the Nigerian, who gave his name as Aliu John, mobbed by...

  • May 16, 2022

    Mahama must...

    Tamale Central Constituency Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress(NDC), Issahaku Umar Farouk (Kanawu), Alias Chairman FK suggests that former President John Dramani Mahama should be declared the party’s 2024 Presidential candidate. NDC Tamale Central Chairman and John Mahama He says there is no need to waste resources to organize...

  • May 16, 2022

    Presbyter Urges...

    Ho Social Women Empowerment Women must use their virtues to perfect society and radiate the light of Jesus Christ, Ms Charity Oforiwaa Labi, a former Presbyter of the Praise Congregation, Presbyterian Church of Ghana (PCG), Ashongman Estate, said on Sunday. Speaking on the topic: “Jesus Christ, the Light of the...

  • May 16, 2022

    Danger: Floodwaters...

    Disaster looms at Kaneshie First Light as floodwaters gradually wash away one of the footings of a billboard close to a traffic intersection. The billboard is about three meters away from the Outer Ring Road at the traffic intersection leading to the Kaneshie Market. A visit to the place by...

  • May 16, 2022

    National Security...

    The Ministry of National Security is urging all religious groups in the country to institute security measures in their places of worship. The Ministry explained that this is in view of the growing threat of terrorism in the subregion, and the expansionist drive of terrorist groups towards the coastal West-African...

  • May 15, 2022

    Free SHS...

    Archbishop Charles Gabriel Palmer-Buckle Though the Free SHS program has helped many parents, he believes the government should reconsider its implementation via stakeholder involvement to ensure that all impediments are addressed. “I wholeheartedly support free SHS. The free SHS must now be reviewed by stakeholders, he added. Because of the...

  • May 15, 2022

    Don’t leave,...

    Nurses and other health personnel fleeing the country for greener pastures in advanced countries have been asked by the government to stay put and collectively serve mother Ghana. The plea was made by Presidential Advisor on Health, Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare who made the comment shortly after the General Secretary of...

  • May 15, 2022

    Increasing tariffs...

    The Executive Director of the Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP), Benjamin Boakye, has urged the Electricity Company of Ghana not to rely on tariffs to solve its problems. “The fact of the matter is that the tariff is not a silver bullet. We have to tackle all the problems...

  • May 15, 2022

    Boarding school...

    Honorable Samuel Aryeequaye, the Liberal Party of Ghana’s Central Regional Chairman and 2020 parliamentary candidate for Agona East, has called on Ghana’s Minister of Education, Hon. Yaw Adu Twum, to end the boarding school system in the country. He made this known on Simpieso hosted by Nana Owoahene Acheampong of...

  • May 15, 2022

    TUTAG Urges...

    The Technical University Teacher’s Association of Ghana of Ghana (TUTAG) has urged the Government to honor the agreement emanating from a ruling of the National Labour Commission reached between the government and the association in 2019. Members of the Association are not happy the government had failed to extend allowances...

  • May 15, 2022

    C/R: Police...

    The Central Region Police is investigating the circumstances under which a level 300 student of the Cape Coast Technical University was killed on Friday night at OLA in Cape Coast. Nana Ama Clark’s body was found in a pool of blood without her private part. The incident has shocked residents...

  • May 15, 2022

    UGBS rejected...

    Minister for Education and MP for Bosomtwe, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, has revealed that he couldn’t make the cut for the University of Ghana Business School (UGBS) after his A level exams although he excelled. According to the Minister, he was very optimistic about getting the opportunity to study at...

  • May 14, 2022

    Bullish outlook...

    Output from large-scale gold producers is expected to rise 12.5 percent this year, in what could be a huge boost for the country’s ailing economy. Last year, the sector produced 2.7 million ounces of gold but the Ghana Chamber of Mines, the umbrella body of large mining companies, is projecting...

  • May 14, 2022

    FDA Shuts...

    The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has updated the public about the closure of two other branches of Marwako restaurant after several reports of food poisoning. In the early hours of Thursday, 12th May 2022, there were a series of reports from some Ghanaians over an alleged food poisoning at...

  • May 14, 2022

    It’s illegal...

    The implementers of the controversial E-Levy have noticed with concern that some customers of the mobile money service, in a bid to avoid paying the tax, give out their monies to Mobile Money agents to send to a second party on their behalf. For this reason, a member of the...

  • May 13, 2022

    Ghanaian fetish...

    A 39-year-old fetish priest, Kwesi Tando, has shot and killed himself, his wife, Abena Ketsewa, and a year-old child, Richmond Tando. The sad incident occurred at Enyan Abowinum in the Central Region on Wednesday, May 11, 2022. According to starrfm.com.gh, Tando committed the act following the marital issues he was having...

  • May 13, 2022

    Court jails...

    Donkor Korna alias Taller, a 50-year-old farmer has been sentenced to 25 years imprisonment by the Hohoe Circuit Court for possessing two locally made guns without authority. Korna pleaded guilty to the charge and was sentenced on his own plea by the Court, presided by Mr. Michael Johnson Abbey. Prosecuting,...

  • May 13, 2022

    UDS senior...

    The Senior Staff of the University of Development (UDS) has suspended its strike just on the day it was expected to begin the industrial action to demand improved service conditions.  The lecturers were to start the strike today, Thursday, May 12, 2022, to demand payment of certain allowances due to them and the...

  • May 13, 2022

    The Country...

    The Director-General of the National Development Policy Commission (NDPC), Dr. Kodjo Esseim Mensah-Abrampa has said Ghana is making much better progress in attaining the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the United Nations. According to him, the country can boast of making huge strides in areas including health, access to water,...

  • May 13, 2022

    I stepped...

    The Chief of Staff, Akosua Frema Osei-Opare has disclosed the reason she opted out as Member of Parliament for Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency after serving two terms. Speaking in a yet-to-be-aired interview on Joy FM‘s Personality Profile, on Thursday, Mrs. Osei-Opare said she declined to contest again because she had broken the...

  • May 13, 2022

    Bawumia Donates...

    The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has presented 100 laptops to the University of Ghana Business School (UGBS). The donation was in fulfillment of a pledge Dr. Bawumia made to the UGBS earlier in the year to support the School’s One Student, One Laptop initiative announced by the Vice-Chancellor of the University...

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