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Give Assembly members monthly salaries – NDPC

The Deputy Director of the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), Mr. Jonathan Azasoo, is calling for a monthly salary structure for assembly members within the local governance setting. It is a known fact that assembly members (assemblymen &women) do not receive monthly salaries, but only allowances during assembly meetings. They are also offered motorbikes Read More
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Atta Mills mortal remains to be exhumed

The mortal remains of arguably one of Ghana’s loved Presidents, John Evans Atta Mills, who died in office in July 2012, is expected to be exhumed from what many had hoped, would be his final resting place. This is because, his current resting place; Asomdwee Park, has been taken over by marijuana smokers and prostitutes, […]Read More
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Dawa Industrial Park inaugurated

The Dawa Industrial Park in the Ningo Prampram District of the Greater Accra Region has been commissioned to create jobs for unemployed youth in the country. The industrial zone is purposefully designed to host a wide range of light and heavy industries as well as warehouses across various sector on the erected 22, 000 acres […]Read More
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15-year-old SHS student murdered

A 15-year-old senior high school student, Ms Linda Asante, has been murdered by some unknown persons at Ejisu Gyamasi in the Ejisu municipality of the Ashanti Region. Her remains were found in a bush near an uncompleted building in the community. The Juabeng SHS 2 student got missing for a week during her school’s short […]Read More
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We want marijuana economy – Fighters

The government of Ghana should legalise marijuana to harness its economic benefits, the Economic Fighters League (Fighters) has said. TheFighters have, therefore, thrown their weight behind the marijuana decriminalisation march scheduled for the 26 June 2019 which is organised by the Rastafarian Council of Ghana. “It is our considered view that marijuana has tremendous Read More
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Man trafficking 19 girls arrested

POLICE in Atebubu in Bono East Region have arrested a 29-year-old man, Jonah Jato who was allegedly trafficking 19 girls between the ages of nine and 16 to an unknown destination. The Atebubu Municipal Police Command acting upon a tip-off rescued the girls at the bank of the Volta River on 17th June, 2019 at […]Read More
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NCA sues tribunal for bias

The National Communications Authority (NCA) has sued the Electronic Communications Tribunal for what it describes as ‘potential bias’ against the authority by the chairman of the Tribunal Justice, Samuel Kofi Date-Bah. In a writ filed at an Accra High Court, the NCA wants the court to bar the chairman of the tribunal whose resignation takes […]Read More
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Release new electricity tariffs now – ACEP

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has expressed worry over the delay by the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) in communicating new tariffs in the country. PURC announced in February this year that the new tariffs would take effect from 1 July 2019, following the mandatory major tariff review consultations in January this year. […]Read More
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GOIL is committed to high standards – MD

The acting Managing Director and Group Chief Executive Officer of GOIL Company Limited, Mr. Kwame Osei Prempeh, has said the company will continue to set the pace in the downstream petroleum sector, despite the recent indictment of two of its stations by the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA). He said GOIL Company commits to the highest […]Read More