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Wereko-Brobby slams BoG

Dr Charles Wereko-Brobby, a former Chief Executive Officer of the Volta River Authority (VRA) has attributed the collapse of some 23 savings and loans companies to the lack of supervision from the Bank of Ghana, BoG. Speaking on Joy FM’s news analysis programme ‘NewsFile’, Dr Charles Wereko-Brobby blamed cronyism and exceptionalism for the various issues Read More
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NDC youth blast security officers in Navrongo

The Upper East Regional Youth Wing of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has described as unfortunate, the alleged harassment of some residents by security personnel deployed to provide security during President Nana Akufo-Addo’s tour of the region. The group accused the security officers, military and police, of deliberately destroying placards and dispersing Read More
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Teachers reject GHC50.00 training allowance

Several Public sector teachers across the country who underwent the just ended training on the new curriculum to be used in the next academic year have rejected the GHC50.00 sitting allowance given them by the Ghana Education Service (GES). According to the aggrieved teachers, they had been reliably informed that they were supposed to have […]Read More
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BoG must be careful – Franklin Cudjoe

President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe has expressed worry about the impact the recent clean up in the banking sector may have on the economy and Ghanaians on the whole. Though he acknowledges efforts by the Central Bank to clean the system and rid it of non-compliant institutions, he seeks to establish the fact that […]Read More
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Two PDS impostors caged

Two individuals who acted as staff of the Power Distribution Services (PDS) have been put in remand by the Kyebi Magistrate Court. The two, Okai Samuel, 26, a student at Coaltar Senior High School and Prince Owusu Ansah, 27, also a student of the Accra Technical University, were arrested by the residents and handed over […]Read More
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Kpone landfill site in flames

The Kpone landfill is being consumed by an inferno which smoke is engulfing nearby communities and settlements. The entire Kpone Kokompe, Sethi Reality Estate, Kpone Affordable Housing, P.S. Global and other parts of Tema Community 26 are covered in white thick smoke from the burning landfill site. The area houses fuel stations, industries including the […]Read More
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We were kidnapped, ‘raped’ and our ‘babies’ sold to ritualists – Woman reveals painful experience

A woman, (name withheld) has shared her traumatizing experience with the world, how she was tricked, kidnapped and forced into prostitution. Sharing her ordeal on Accra-based Vision 1 FM, she explained that she was introduced by a lady who posed as a benevolent person at a time when she was financially frustrated and stranded. According […]Read More
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Rot at Attorney-General’s office

The Ministry of Justice and Attorney General (MoJAG) has kept an amount of US$969,455.50 meant to be transferred into the Consolidated Fund Account since 2016. The amount which is equivalent to GH¢4,740,635 were proceeds that Ministry from a criminal case involving the Republic vrs Flamingo Foods, in the year 2016. MoJAG’s failure to make the […]Read More
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Bale inspires Real to victory

Gareth Bale continued his swift change in fortunes at Real Madrid by starting his side’s first game of the season at Celta Vigo – and inspiring Zinedine Zidane’s men to a 3-1 win. The Welshman looked set to leave the Bernabeu after being effectively told he had no future in pre-season, and came close to […]Read More
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Bullet to sign a male artiste soon

Rufftown Record’s CEO Ricky Nana Agyemang better known as Bullet has disclosed his plans to sign a male artiste onto his record label. It’s widely believed that Bullet manages only female artistes as he has never signed any male artiste on his label. However, that ‘misconception’ is about to be swept under the carpet very […]Read More
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Sarkodie accused of song theft

Rapper and CEO of Sarkcess music Sarkodie has become the latest musician to be accused of song theft. For some time now, Lynx Entertainment signee Kuami Eugene has been the one who has always been caught sampling songs and copying lyrics but none expected Ghana’s prolific rapper Sarkodie to fall in that web. Well, yesterday […]Read More