Home » General news (page 70)

General news

Ghana needs sober deliberations on free SHS – Otumfuo

   The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has called for sober deliberations and frank discussions on the implementation of the free senior high school education policy in the country. He said the policy was, without doubt, one of the bravest decisions taken by any government in the country’s history with life-changing ramifications for all Ghanaian families, decades into the future. ...

Read More »

Man in critical condition after being shot by Land Guards   

  A caretaker of a parcel of land, Salisu Nii Amartey, has been shot by land guards at Gomoa Tuansah near Fetteh Kakraba in the Gomoa East District of the Central Region. The incident, according to Adom News’ Kofi Adjei happened on Wednesday at around 8 pm. The 28-year-old man is currently in a critical condition at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital. ...

Read More »

Pastor, deceased’s family clash over who buries body

A pastor is in the grips of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) District Police Headquarters for abandoning the body of an adopted house help at Ayigya Zongo, a suburb of Kumasi. The head pastor of Spirit of Truth Ministry, Bishop Kingsley Harrison is reported to have brought the remains of Doreen Ativor, 26, on Wednesday and left ...

Read More »

APJ back calls on Churches who have businesses to pay Tax

16th August 2016 For Immediate Release APJ back calls on Churches who have businesses to pay Tax The issue of churches paying Tax as their civic and social responsibility must be looked at holistically without malice but with clear conscience and a nation building approach. It is in this spirit that we, members of Action Patriots for Justice have backed ...

Read More »


By Akbar Yussif Rohullah Khomeini, Introduction: Today marks exactly 10 years of Vice President Dr. Bawumia’s journey in the politics of Ghana. This piece is therefore an overview of his politics thus far. The contention on who would partner the then NPP Presidential candidate, Nana Akufo-Addo for the 2008 General Elections had reached the rooftop. Prominent NPP politicians from the ...

Read More »

Man jailed for making hoax bomb threat to avoid missing flight

A man has been jailed for making a hoax bomb threat in an attempt to delay his flight because he was late. Jacob Meir Abdellak, 47, rang police and told them there was a bomb threat at Gatwick airport just eight minutes before his Norwegian flight to Los Angeles was scheduled to take off on 11 May. Despite the plane being delayed ...

Read More »

Gov’t orders 38 soldiers who bought State vehicles under Mahama to return them

File photo of government V8 vehicles The Presidency is demanding the return of some 38 state vehicles sold to some personnel of the Ghana Armed Forces who served under the John Mahama-administration. All personnel who bought the said vehicles as “their end of service benefit,” have been given up to September 7 to return same to the Military High Command ...

Read More »


By Kwaku Antwi – August 15, 2018 The Asogli Traditional Council, made up of 33 traditional areas in the Volta region on Wednesday declared Mr Freddie Blay, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) National Chairman “unwanted” in the Region, especially in the Traditional Council. This follows Mr Blay’s alleged failure to apologise after he reportedly slighted Togbe Afede XIV, President of ...

Read More »

Brong Ahafo:NPP Director Of Communication Found Contesting In NDC Regional Elections.

NPP former communication officer Mr Charles Akowuah Tuffour found contesting for NDC regional elections. He was the constituency communication officer of Tain Constituency in the Brong Ahafo Region.His defection came after what he described MP’s for Tain Hon Gabriel Osei failure to reunite the constituency executives and party after the party’s primaries and general election 2015 and 2016 victory respectively. ...

Read More »


The Vice President of the Republic, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has cut sod for work to begin on the construction of 320 Housing units for the Ghana Police Service. The Police Housing project, which will be made up of 112 two bedroom apartments, and 208 three bedroom apartments, will be constructed as part of Government’s plan to provide decent accommodation for ...

Read More »

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 4,947 other subscribers.