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Man sentenced 20 years in prison for fraud

The Wa High Court has sentenced one Hassan Fuseini to 20 years in prison for defrauding under false pretenses. The convict, alias Inner, said to have been selling second hand clothes, set up a micro-finance company, Western Investments, promising a 100 per cent return on investments as well as cars, motorbikes and television sets to […]

Rains wreak havoc in parts of Accra

Last night rains left portions of the Kwame Nkrumah Circle flooded. Passengers were compelled to alight from their vehicles and walk through the water, while other vehicles were forced to change their routes. The Odaw river overflowed as a result of the downpour, while parts of the Las Palmas restaurant area at Abeka lapaz were […]

Intensify campaign against bribery, corruption- Dr. Jerry Brandt

The President and Founder of Kingdom Life University based in US, Dr. Jerry Brandt has urged Ghanaians to intensify the campaign against bribery and corruption in Ghana. He said bribery and corruption hampers development and it was vital for government and Civil Society Organisations to marshal all efforts to increase the campaign in the fight […]

Local organizing committee for Upper East inter-regional sports festival launched

A 24-member Local Organizing Committee for the Inter-Regional Sports Festival has been inaugurated in the Upper East Region. The Committee will have over sight responsibility of all sub-committees to be set up to organize the festival, slated for August/September this year in Bolgantanga. The members are from second cycle institutions and some heads of departments […]

Economist lauds call for bi-partisan committee to check cedi depreciation

A Senior Lecturer at the University of Ghana Business School, Dr. Laud Mensah says the Minister of Finance’s call for a neutral body to probe into the depreciation of the cedi is a step in the right direction. He said, this calls for mutual collaboration between the government and the opposition. Dr. Mensah said looking […]

Metro Mass Transit bus attacked by 4 robbers

Four robbers suspected to be Fulanis attacked Metro Mass Transit bus travelling from Tamale to Tatale in the Tatale /Sanguli District of the Northern Region. According to the driver Afa Mohammed Seidu, during the weekend at about 10:00pm the armed men attacked the bus on the Yendi – Zabzugu, Tatale Road about 8km from the […]

Six Groups to demonstrate against luxury vehicle import tax

Six groups are set to demonstrate against the luxurious vehicle tax by driving their vehicles to the premises of the Ministry of Finance, Parliament and Jubilee House Tomorrow, Tuesday, February 19, 2019. The Groups,  Vehicle and Asset Dealers Association of Ghana, National Concerned Spare Parts Dealers Association, True Drivers Union, Concerned Drivers Association, Ghana Committed […]

President Akufo-Addo expected to deliver SONA Thursday

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, is expected to deliver his State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday. The Address which will be his 3rd since he was sworn into the high office as president, is expected to focus heavily on the country’s Security, in view of the several security lapses in recent times. […]

Ghana ranks 78 out of 180 countries in 2018 CPI-Report

Ghana has been ranked Seventy-Eight (78) out of One Hundred and Eighty (180) countries and among the world’s most corrupt countries in the world. That’s according to the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index, (CPI) report by Transparency International. Corruption rank in Ghana averaged 64.71 from 1998 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 81 in […]