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EC hints of massive shakeup

Deputy Electoral Commission (EC) Chairperson in charge of Corporate Services, Dr. Eric Bossman Asare, has hinted of a shakeup at the headquarters of the elections management body. The ongoing restructuring will see the transfer of staff and the creation or realignment of departments and units. Dr. Bossman gave these indications in a Citi News interview […]Read More
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NPP’s C.K Tedam is dead

The Chairman of the Council of Elders of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr C.K. Tedam is dead, family sources have revealed. Mr. C.K Tedem who is a founder member of the NPP and former Council of State Member died in his sleep at his home in Accra on Thursday night, this portal gathered. The […]Read More
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Scrap NCCE parliamentary debate – MPs

Some Members of Parliament (MPs) have called for the scrapping of parliamentary debate organised by the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) ahead of elections. However, the legislators support the idea of presidential debate but insist parliamentary debate disadvantages sitting MPs and misinform the electorate. According to James Avedzi, the Deputy Minority Read More
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Methodist Church thief grabbed

A suspected thief, who broke into the Saint Paul’s Methodist Church in Tema of the Greater Accra Region to steal car batteries, is assisting the Community One District Police Headquarters to investigate the theft case. The suspect and his accomplice who escaped an arrest were said to have earlier stolen four car batteries belonging to […]Read More
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Two arrested for falsifying Port documents

Two persons have been arrested and handed over to the Marine Police Unit of the Ghana Police Service for allegedly falsifying GPHA revenue documents to inflate port clearance charges. The Ghana News Agency (GNA) gathered that the two Paul Amesu Regatta, a clearing agent and David Kamassah, an internet café operator, were apprehended after they […]Read More
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UK McDonald employee makes Ghana proud

A Ghanaian Mark Adjei-Kumi who joined McDonald Franchisee Railto Bury -Salford in Manchester barely six months ago has made history by winning the prestigious Best of The Best Quarter Employee Award. He beat his fiercest competitor with just one vote to emerge the winner. Over 1,600 franchise staffs from Calisle, North Wales, Lake District, Thornby, […]Read More
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Ghana records rising number of marital prisoners

The prison population in Ghana today is reportedly becoming more diversified than ever before – thieves and armed robbers are getting other inmates to dwell within cells. Married couples are increasingly being jailed in Ghana today than ever before. The Nsawam Medium Security Prisons Chaplain, Chief Superintendent of Prisons, Martin Padi, made the disclosure on […]Read More
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Suriname establishes 1st African Embassy in Accra

The South American State, Suriname, has established its first African embassy in Accra, Ghana. It would serve as a conduit for the enhancement of socio-political cooperation between the Surinamese government and the African continent including the African Union. Aside facilitating people-to-people contacts and business-to-business opportunities, the embassy would promote Read More
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Angry farmers gun down two herdsmen

Two herdsmen have been injured in an attack by farmers in Aboatsam, a farming Community in the Upper Manya Krobo District of the Eastern region. The two herdsmen suffered gunshot injuries discharged by the angry armed farmers who have for the past two days waged war against the herders and cattle for destroying their crops […]Read More
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‘The inside story of Aisha Huang: ‘I watched her shoot a Ghanaian dead’ – Former associate

A former associate of deported Chinese illegal miner has opened the lid on ‘galamsey queen’ who, puffed up by a colluding horde of security officials, unleashed a reign of terror. The eye-opener, Christian Addo Kuffuor told Joy FM’s Super Morning Show Thursday, he witnessed Aisha Huang pull out a gun and without flinching, load bullets […]Read More
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EC’s posture towards IPAC dangerous – NDC

The Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is accusing the Electoral Commission (EC) of deliberately undermining the Inter Party Advisory Committee (IPAC). According to the largest opposition party, the Jean Mensah-led commission conceals vital information from key stakeholders, one of such, is the failure of the EC to disclose its budget for the upcoming limited Read More