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We’ll ensure ‘poisonous’ tilapia doesn’t get to the markets – FDA

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) says it is working assiduously to ensure that the unwholesome Tilapia found at Asutuare in the Greater Accra region does not get onto other markets for consumption by unsuspecting public. Officials of the National Disaster Management Organisation and National Security operatives have destroyed eighteen (18) kilograms of noxious tilapia Read More

Conditions of workers worsening – TUC

The Trades Union Congress (TUC), the umbrella body for workers in Ghana has bemoaned the deteriorating working conditions of workers in the country under the Akufo-Addo government. According to the TUC, the high cost of living brought about as a result of some government policies and impositions of taxes are eroding the incomes of workers. […]Read More
Business General

SSNIT embarks on mass inspection

The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) has started a mass inspection and registration exercise which will run from October 8, 2018 to December 7, 2018. Speaking at the commencement of the exercise, the Deputy Director-General, Operations & Benefits (DDG-Ops & Benefits), Mrs Laurette Korkor Otchere, stressed that it was the right of every […]Read More

Akufo-Addo warns Ghanaian soldiers

President Akufo-Addo has warned personnel of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) to desist from abusing their powers to intimidate civilians. Commissioning 138 newly passed out officers of the GAF on Friday, 19 October 2018 at the Military Academy, President Akufo-Addo said the uniform is a symbol of authority hence its dignity must be preserved. “There […]Read More
General Regional

KATH CT scan breaks down

Patients at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) are going through tough times with the breakdown of only a Computed Tomography Scan (CT Scan) at the second largest health facility in the country. Most patients, according to this reporter, Kwabena Danso-Dapaah have no choice than to pay an exorbitant fee to private companies to go […]Read More

Chief, 3 others slaughtered in B/A

The death toll following Wednesday’s attack on some youth of Japekrom in the Brong Ahafo Region, has risen to four. The deceased persons, which include the youth chief (Mmrantehene) of Japekrom were returning from Drobo where they had performed traditional rites as part of activities to observe the ‘Munumkum’ festival. According to Joy FM, the deceased all of […]Read More