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All students will go through police, military training – Odike

Akwasi Addai Odike, founder and leader of the United Progressive Party (UPP), has made known his intent to incorporate security consciousness courses into the country’s educational curriculum should he be made president.  According to him, this will bring day-to-day criminal activities to a minimum. He made these comments following the directive of the Acting Inspector Read More
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Missing boy found dead on farm

A small boy who went missing on Friday has been found dead near the Naval Officers Mess at Adiembra in the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolis of the Western Region. Community members who gathered around the corpse at about 5:00pm told reporters that the boy, who stayed with his grandmother, was last seen on Friday following some […]Read More
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Freeze deceased pensioners accounts

The office of the A-G has made a shocking revelation that there have been withdrawals summing up to more than GHS236, 000 by relatives of recently dead pensioners. The Auditor General, Daniel Domelevo, has therefore suggested that an official ban be placed on the allowances of deceased pensioners. In his report, he blamed this glitch […]Read More
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NAM1 to address the press Monday

Nana Appiah Mensah popularly known as NAM1, Chief Executive Officer of embattled gold dealership, Menzgold Ghana Limited has hinted that he will be speaking to the press on Monday 19th of August, 2019. I will address the press on the 19th August,19, regarding the state of affairs of our companies, with final practical resolutions to […]Read More
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Interdict MiDA management – ACEP

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has called for the interdiction of the management to the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA). According to ACEP boss, Benjamin Boakye, the management of MiDA- the implementing agency for Ghana’s Power Compact failed to choose a credible company to raise funds for the management of electricity in the country. […]Read More
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REGSEC pursues serial killers

The Ashanti Regional Security Council is collaborating with police in the investigation of an alleged serial killing of women in some parts of Kumasi between the months of March and July, 2019.  There have been at least five women found dead, two of which were found on the same day with signs of sexual assault. […]Read More
Opinion

Rescue our decaying beaches

Growing up in Tema, one of the things that interested me about the city was the beautiful beaches that stretched from Community One through to Nungua. This was because, anytime I travelled along the Beach Road, I got the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful scenery that was characterized by well-groomed coconut trees, clean sea water […]Read More
Opinion

Health center or death trap

Health facilities are established to save lives. No health facility habours the primary intent of ruining people’s lives or seeing people off to the after world. Health administrators, doctors, nurses, health assistants and other health workers in the country in principle are mandated to ensure that they give their best to ensure that human the […]Read More
Opinion

Attempting To Steal And Stealing

It is highly exasperating and incomprehensible, witnessing prominent personalities and well-informed party surrogates and sympathizers on National TV rationalizing issues that are empirical in nature to the dismay of all viewers and listeners. As I elaborated in one of my write-ups somewhere else recently, formal education and its relevance to the enhancement of life is Read More
Opinion

Why should one pay rent with sex

A female tenant in one of the communities in Ashaiman publicly insults her land lord, and as a fight erupts, many people gather to either separate them or just hang around and observe the spectacle. And as the fight progresses, amidst use of abusive language and threats, some of the spectators began to narrate what […]Read More
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Our systems work; halting AMERI deal a win for democracy – Casely-Hayford

The handling of the AMERI novation agreement was a victory for Ghana’s Parliament and democracy, social commentator, Sydney Casely-Hayford has said. Though the Minority in Parliament is calling for more blood over the failed attempt at amending the deal, following the sacking of Boakye Agyarko as Energy Minister, Mr. Casely-Hayford expressed satisfaction that due process Read More