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5 Ghanaians die on illegal route to US

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration says it has reports five Ghanaians have died on the Panamanian-Colombian border trying to…

Man in trouble over recruitment scam

An unemployed man who claimed to be well-connected and succeeded in duping two people of an amount of GHȼ20,000 under the guise of recruiting their…

Yam thief accuses step mother of bewitching him

Yaw Addo, a taxi driver who appeared before Mampong District court for stealing yams valued at GH₡ 3,000 said his step-mother has bewitched him.
Mr Yaw Akrasi-Sarpong, Executive Secretary of the Narcotics Control Board

Decriminalise cannabis, consider its commercial benefits : Akrasi-Sarpong

Mr Yaw Akrasi-Sarpong, Executive Secretary of the Narcotics Control Board, on Monday, called for an open debate, and an all-inclusive discussion with…
Charles Antwi

My son is mentally ill - mother of gunman at Mahama's church speaks

The mother of Charles Antwi, the man who was convicted by an Accra circuit court Tuesday for illegally possessing a gun, says he is mentally ill.
Controller and Accountant General, Madam Grace Francisca Adzroe

Accountant Gen Dept accused over 'ghost names'

 A policy think-tank, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), has accused staff of the Controller and Accountants General Department (CAGD) of…
Charles Antwi

Gunman at Prez Mahama's church jailed 10 years

The 36-year-old man who wanted to kill President Mahama has been sentenced to 10 years in prison by an Accra Circuit Court. The convict, Charles…

Ghana slips in fight against human trafficking - US Gov’t report

The US State Department has issued its 2015 report on human trafficking, which suggests Ghana’s efforts to combat the menace is deteriorating.
The Toyota Camry car in the banking hall.

Vehicle rams into Ecobank Banking Hall in Sunyani

Three customers of the Sunyani branch of Ecobank Monday sustained injuries when a car rammed into the banking hall while people were transacting…

Generator fumes kill two at Duase

Two members of a family died, while three others are in critical condition, after allegedly inhaling carbon monoxide fumes from their generator which…
Mr Kweku Rickett-Hagan, a Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry

AGI calls for stimulus fund for SMEs

The Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) has reiterated the need for the government to set up a stimulus fund of GH¢1 billion as a short-term…
Wereko Brobbey

Let’s engage more on TV licence fees — Wereko-Brobby

Four speakers at a media session on the TV licence fees at the corporate headquarters of the Graphic Communications Group Limited (GCGL) in Accra,…

COCOBOD threatens to withdraw beans to processing companies

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) is threatening to cut bean supplies to some cocoa processing companies in the country as a result of their…
• Debris of the collapsed building at Cantoments

Collapsed Cantonments building was without permit — LaDMA

The La Dadekotopon Municipal Assembly (LaDMA) has stated that the three-storey building that collapsed was being put up without a building permit.…

St Anne Catholic Church elevated to parish

The St Anne Catholic Church at Teshie has been elevated to a parish status.

Chief appeals for support for police

The chief of the Ewe community at Sapeiman Faase in the Ga West Municipality, Torgbui Agah Semaglo I, has called on the government to help provide…
Minister of Employment and Labour Relations, Mr Haruna Iddrisu addressing the press and junior doctors

Junior doctors protest delays in salary payment; But govt promises action by end of July

Frustrated junior doctors in the country’s hospitals yesterday picketed at the premises of the Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD)…
• Charles Antwi

Man with gun in Prez’s church for court today

The 36-year-old man who was arrested for wielding a loaded and cocked pistol in a church building will be put before court today.
Dr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah

Premier industrial enclave collapses; North Industrial Area becomes hub for churches, warehouses

About three decades ago, majority of young people, whether skilled or unskilled, turned to the North Industrial Area in Accra for jobs.The First…

Farmers/fishers association commends govermentfor fertiliser programme

The Chairman of the National Farmers and Fishers Award Winners Association of Ghana (NFFAWAG), Mr Davies Narh Korboe, has commended the government…
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EPA service personnel partners foundation to plant trees

National Service personnel of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), together with the Ama Odame Okyere Foundation, have undertaken a tree…

Businesses urged to honour tax obligations on time

Businesses within the jurisdiction of the Agbogbloshie Medium Taxpayers Office (MTO) in Accra have been reminded to honour their tax obligations on…

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