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Ejisuman SHS sex scandal: 4 teachers sacked

At least four teachers indicted in the Ejisuman Senior High School sex scandal have been dismissed. Isaac Amponsah, Moses Asmah, Andrew Adu Asare and M. Osei were found guilty in several acts of sexual misconduct and immoral relations with students. The dismissal, announced by the Ghana Education Service, follows months of investigation conducted by a […]Read More
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Six arrested for open defecation

The Environmental Sanitation Taskforce of the Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly has arrested six persons for defecating in the open. The culprits were arrested at Effia No 9 and Sekondi Zongo on Thursday, June 28, 2018. They are Nii Addo, Salasi Denu, Cleland Holison, Mustapha Abdulsalam, Evans Gettia and Edward Botwi They were fined GH¢200 each after […]Read More
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Driver jailed for defilement

Richard Blevi, a driver, who lured a 15-year-old pupil to a Guest House at Dzodze and had sexual intercourse with her until the following day, has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment by a Circuit Court at Aflao. Blevi, aka Samini, 31, pleaded not guilty to defilement. Prosecuting, Inspector Martin Egyir told the court presided […]Read More
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GWESES 2018 summit opens in Accra Wednesday

Leading women and men from various social, professional, academic and entrepreneurial backgrounds are gathering in Accra to dispel the myth that most women need aid. With the theme, ‘Building and Investing in Our Capacity to Grow’, the spotlight will be put on empowered women and their amazing achievements at the Global Women Economic and Social […]Read More
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Ejisu market to be relocated

The Ejisu Municipal Assembly is taking steps to move the main Ejisu market located on the verge of the main Kumasi-Accra highway, to another location. Habib Mohammed, Ejisu Municipal Coordinating Director, said the decision is in response to public complaints about the present site which causes huge vehicular traffic congestion – a big inconvenience to […]Read More
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Woman sets 13-year-old son ablaze

Obioma Odum, a 13-year-old boy has reportedly been burnt to death by his mother, Chinyere Odum who tied him up, covered him with kerosene before setting him on fire at Umuloghe Agbolughe, in Abia state in Nigeria. According to the Punch Newspaper, the mother who accused her son of stealing her phone’s memory card was […]Read More
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Obengfo denied bail

Embattled cosmetic surgeon, Dr Obeng-Andoh alias Obengfo who has been charged with the murder of Deputy Director of the National Entrepreneurship Innovation Plan (NEIP), Stacy Offei-Darko has been refused bail by the Accra High Court. Ms Offei- Darko allegedly died while undergoing a procedure at the Advanced Body Sculpt Centre known to many as Obengfo […]Read More
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AMA to register ‘Borla Taxi’ operators

As part of efforts to bring sanity into the operations of private tricycle waste collectors popularly called ‘Borla Taxis’ or ‘Aboboyaa’, the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has said it will begin registering all of them from Wednesday, 4th July to Tuesday, 31st July 2018, excluding Sundays. The registration will be done at various dump sites, […]Read More
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Anas meets baby Anas

Ace Investigative Journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas has finally met with the 3-year-old pupil of the Holy Trinity Lutheran School in Kumasi aspiring to be an undercover journalist. The girl and her parents who were overjoyed by the gesture on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 appealed to Anas to mentor her until she achieves her dream. Anas […]Read More
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35 Special Schools in Ghana neglected

Discussants at a recent forum on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of Young People at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) organized by the Department of Population and Health in collaboration with the School of Medical Sciences of UCC and Center of Excellence in Reproductive Health Renovations, bemoaned the neglect of special schools in […]Read More