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President John Mahama

'BT Baba' means ‘Better Talensi Baba” – President Mahama

President John Mahama has called on voters in the Talensi constituency of the Upper East Region to vote for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in…
Mr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuye

I owe Accra flood victims my support, not apology - Alfred Vanderpuye

The Mayor of Accra, Mr Alfred Okoe Vanderpuye, has said that he does not owe victims of the devastating June 3 Accra floods any apology.
A voter casts his vote

Wake up to your responsibilities - COYLIB to NCCE

The Coalition of Young Liberals (COYLIB) has urged the National Commission on Civic Education (NCCE) to wake up to its responsibilities in educating…

Plaintiff attacks lawyer with metal object for teasing him over fine

A 72-year-old man who allegedly attacked a lawyer with a metal object following a comment the victim reportedly made, is helping the Manhyia Police…

Two Cameroonians jailed for stealing MTN mobile phones

A Kumasi Circuit Court has sentenced two Cameroonian Nationals to three years imprisonment each in hard labour for stealing scratch cards and…

Court throws out suit of breakaway church

A Ho High Court has thrown out a suit filed by a breakaway faction of the church of the Lord Brotherhood over the title to a piece of land and…
• Rt Rev. Dr Tettey

Submit to authority – Rt Rev. Dr Tettey

The Moderator of the Global Evangelical Church, Right Reverend Dr Edem Tettey, has appealed to church leaders, especially pastors, not to rebel…
Mrs Lordina Mahama opening the door of the bus for trial. Picture: EMMANUEL QUAYE.

Involve traders in reconstruction of markets — First Lady

The First Lady, Mrs Lordina Mahama, has urged the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) to involve market women in the reconstruction of markets in the…
• Dr Michael Agyekum Addo, the National President of the Ghana Red Cross Society, presenting some items to Mrs Beatrice Twum, a beneficiary. Picture: ERASMUS SOLOMON

Red Cross Society supports flood victims

The Ghana Red Cross Society (GRCS) yesterday distributed relief items to 264 people who were affected by the June 3 floods in parts of Accra.
• Mr Oku explaining how the illegal connection was carried out at one of the entertainment centres.

ECG busts three entertainment spots for illegal connections

The Accra West Region of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has uncovered the illegal connection of power at three entertainment joints at Korle…
• Ms. Grace Adzroe — Controller and Accountant General.

Salaries of public servants for June paid — CAGD

The Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD) has dispelled rumours that the June salaries of public servants have not been paid.
• The Paramount Chief of Enyan Denkyira Traditional Area, Osabarima  Otsibu VI (middle) addressing the gathering during the launch.

Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam launches Akwambokese festival

The chiefs and people of Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam District in the Central Region have launched their annual Akwambokese festival at Enyan Denkyira, the…
• Mrs Dzifa Gomashie sampling some of the local food  on display. Looking on is Mr Samuel Atta Mills (left) and Gideon Aryeequaye (Right), Deputy CEO of GTDC

Let’s use local cuisine to market Ghana — Dzifa Gomashie

The Deputy Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts, Mrs Dzifa Gomashie, has implored Ghanaians particularly stakeholders in the hospitality…
Deputy Attorney-General and Deputy Minister of Justice, Dr Dominic Ayine

Nigerian Customs Service gives West Blue thumbs-up

The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has given West Blue Consulting (WBC) a clean bill of health for the services the company rendered the organisation.
• Mr Joseph Whittal — Deputy Commissioner of CHRAJ

CHRAJ advocates Democracy Fund for independent constitutional bodies

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (GHRAJ) is advocating a Democracy Fund, similar to what was proposed by the Constitution…
• Schoolchildren and adults either have to walk through the stream or get carried across it

We’re disturbed — Alogboshie, surrounding communities cry out

Schoolchildren in Alogboshie, Christian Village and Kissieman all in Accra are in a dilemma because a weak and wobbly footbridge serving as a link…
• Nana Amponsah (right) presenting the keys of the vehicles to Mr Wisdom Cudjoe, the District Chief Executive for Prestea Huni-Valley.  ABOVE: The three vehicles that were presented to the schools and the hospital.

Philanthropist presents facilities to Prestea Huni-Valley District

The Chief Executive Officer of Akoben Mining Company, Nana Akoben Amponsah, has built a maternity block for the Bogosu Community Clinic in the…

Achimota drivers undergo health screening

More than 100 drivers at the Achimota Bus Terminal have benefited from a health screening exercise in Accra.
• Some workers of Zoomlion clearing a drain overgrown withh weeds

Sanitation Day in Kumasi records another low turnout

There was general lack of interest by the public in the last National Sanitation Day exercise in Kumasi. Last Saturday’s clean-up exercise was the…

NAGRAT Women’s Wing launches breast screening

The Women’s Wing of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has launched a nationwide breast screening campaign for its members and…
• Mrs Edna Afia Kisseh (left), Principal Nursing Officer of the Female Out Patient Department (FOPD), 37 Military Hospital, addressing the pregnant women at the sensitisation programme at the hospital. Picture: EMMANUEL ASAMOAH ADDAI

‘Don’t drink alcohol during pregnancy’

Expectant mothers have been cautioned against the intake of alcohol during pregnancy, since it can cause miscarriage or premature birth.

Assembly builds classrooms for two communities in Ashanti

The Ejisu/Juabeng Municipal Assembly has spent GH¢200,000 to provide classroom blocks, office and a store for two communities in the Ashanti Region.

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