Kumawu riot: ‘Chief’, eight others arrested

Nine people including a self-styled chief have been arrested by the Ashanti regional Police command in connection with the riots that broke out at Kumawu in Kumasi last month. Berimah Tweneboah Koduah and the other...

Juvenile offenders need love not rejection – JRF boss

The Executive Director of Juvenile Reform Foundation (JRF)-Ghana Geoffrey Chaucer Ofori is advising families to desist from neglecting young offenders when they are released from correctional centres. He observed that majority of parents are reluctant...

Newmont women encourage girls to take up engineering

The low numbers of females in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) continues to be a challenge and exposing young women to successful role models in the field could be one way of encouraging...

Breman Nkontwima fire: Suspected arsonist arrested

The suspected arsonist in the Breman Nkontwima fire which led to the death of  four persons has been arrested. The suspect who was arrested by the Tafo Pankrono police Tuesday,  is currently at the Ashanti...

Parliament to vet Deputy Reg. Ministers March 14

The Appointments Committee of Parliament will from March 14 start vetting President Nana Akufo-Addo’s deputy regional ministerial nominees. According to Haruna Iddrisu, who is the ranking member of the Committee, the chairman Joe Osei Owusu...

Atebubu shooting: No arrest yet – Police

The Police in Atebubu/Amantin in the Brong Ahafo region say no arrest has been made yet regarding the shooting incident on the Atebubu—Kumasi Highway. A prison officer was shot and killed while another was fatally...

Otiko storms Marwako over assault

Gender Minister Otiko Afisa Djaba has visited the premises of the Abelenkpe branch of Marwako following the inhumane treatment meted out to a Ghanaian worker by a Lebanese supervisor. Otiko  who was accompanied by the...

Police charges Marwako supervisor with assault

The Lebanese Supervisor at Marwarko, Jihad Chaaban, who allegedly splashed pepper paste onto the face of a Ghanaian co-worker Evelyn Boakye has been charged with assault. Chaaban was arraigned in court Tuesday at the Abeka...

I’ll “seriously” deal with Marwako incident – Otiko

The Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister, Otiko Afisa Djaba, has sworn to “seriously” take up the matter of employee assault at the Ablenkpe branch of Marwako Fast Foods. The Minister’s pledge comes on the...

U/E: Kids endanger lives to enjoy Ghana’s Indece parade

A parade organised to mark the 60th anniversary of Ghana’s liberation from colonial control in 1957 has passed in the Upper East region with scores of schoolchildren resorting to what observers have described as...