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Dr Ali-Gabass, a senior medical doctor at Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital in Takoradi, appeared in court in handcuffs wearing a white T-shirt and a pair of khaki trousers. PICTURES BY SAMUEL TEI ADANO

Sodomy:Dr Gabass remanded for 2 weeks (photos)

by Graphic.com.gh
The medical doctor said to have sodomised a 16-year-old senior high school student has been remanded in police custody until November 7, 2014.

Writers keep their fingers crossed

by The Mirror
Writers in contention for honours at this year’s Golden Baobab Prizes for African Literature are sitting tight as the date for the announcement of…

Nurses group threaten to sue government over unpaid salaries

by Graphic.com.gh
A group calling itself Coalition of Unpaid Nurses is threatening to sue government over unpaid salaries The group insists they have not received…

Wee peddler sentenced to one year imprisonment

by Lydia Ezit
A 63-year-old man has been sentenced to one year imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court for possession of 42 wrappers of dried leaves suspected to be…
Mr Stephen Timinka, the North Dayi DCE, delivering his address.

North Dayi Assembly to form think tank to steer broad development agenda

by Tim Dzamboe
The North Dayi District Assembly is to constitute a think tank to offer relevant advice for the socio-economic development of the district.

Court rules against five MPs in Takoradi Port expansion case

by graphic.com.gh
The Secondi High Court Friday morning dismissed a case brought by five Members of Parliament (MPs), which prayed the court to remove a restriction…
Former President Jerry Rawlings

Rawlings, Danso-Boafo resolve differences, book launch to proceed (updated)

by Isaac Yeboah
Former President Jerry Rawlings and Ghana’s former High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Prof. Kwaku Danso-Boafo have amicably settled their…
Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, Nana Oye Lithur

Ghana at 59th United Nations Session on CEDAW to defend gender rights

by Rosemary Ardayfio
A 25-member Ghanaian delegation is in Geneva, Switzerland, attending the 59th session of the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All…
Prof. Kwame Boasiako Omane-Antwi (left), President of ICAG, exchanging documents with Ms Grace Adzore, Controller and Accountant-General after the signing ceremony in Accra. Picture: KWABENA ASAMOAH ADDAI

Accountant General’s Department, ICAG collaborate to improve public financial management

by Phoebe Pappoe
The Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD) last Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on behalf of public sector…
Mr Sylvester Mensah, CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority

Review of NHIS benefits underway in Accra

by Rebecca Quaicoe Duho (Mrs)
Ten years after the implementation of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), health experts, representatives of the donor community and other…
Some of the products presented to the cocoa farmers

FEDCO supports six cocoa-farming communities

by Daily Graphic
The Western Regional Minster, Mr Paul Evans Aidoo, has urged cocoa-buying companies to extend support to the communities from which they buy their…
Prof. Henrietta J.A.N Mensa-Bonsu (2nd left), Director, LECIAD, being congratulated by Prof Ernest Aryeetey, Vice-Chancellor of UG after the lecture. Picture: KWABENA ASAMOAH ADDAI

‘Lack of commitment, bane of African Standby Force’

by Edmund Smith-Asante
The Director of the Legon Centre for International Affairs Department (LECIAD), Professor Henrietta J. A. N. Mensa-Bonsu, says the formation of the…
Mrs Sedina Attionu (4th right) presenting a dummy cheque to a representative of the farmers, Mr Samuel Boateng. Looking on are farmers and officials of MASLOC.

MASLOC assists Ayensu Starch Factory

by Kwame Asare Boadu,
Cassava farmers numbering about 350, who feed the Ayensu Starch Factory at Awutu Bawjiase, have received financial support totalling GH¢161,160 from…
Nene Nagai Kassa VIII, Divisional Chief of Agomeda.

Nene Nagai Kassa VIII confirmed rightful occupant of Nagai Kassa Stool

by Charles Andoh
The Judicial Committee of the Shai Traditional Council has declared Nene Nagai Kassa VIII known in private life as Mr Michael Afedi Gizo, as the…
Some of the authorities of the polytechnic, the delegation from Impact Africa International with the two contestants, displaying their wards.

Tamale Poly places second in continental debate

by Samuel Doudu
The Tamale Polytechnic emerged the first runner-up at the African Inter-Tertiary Institutions debate, held in Cotonou, Benin in August, this year.
The Vice Chairman of the Volta Region branch of UNICOF, Mr Ebenezer Daniels, presenting the photocopier to Madam Comfort Wugah.

Gbi Special School needs a vehicle

by Mary Anane
The Gbi Special School for the intellectually challenged at Gbi-Kledzo, Hohoe is in dire need of a school bus for health, administrative and academic…
Many Ghanaian women are engaged in various trading activities, either in the country, or across national border

How unfriendly trade policies affect African women

by Nirit Ben-Ari
The World Bank reports that, daily, millions of women in Africa, including those in Ghana, are engaged in one form of trade or another, either within…