Friday, February 26, 2021

Ho: Notorious armed robber jailed 39yrs for robbery and rape

A notorious armed robber and ex-convict, Prince Adu alias Dracula, has been sentenced again to 39-years imprisonment in hard labour for robbery and rape. The 27-year-old who was charged for robbery and rape admitted to...

Galamsey fight: I’ll apply the law without fear

The Minister-designate for Lands and Natural Resources, Samuel Abu Jinapor, has promised to apply the law without fear or favour in his fight against illegal mining popularly known as ‘galamsey’. Answering questions during his vetting...

I rejected $6000 cash gift from former gov’t official – Arday Clegg

Former broadcaster Robert Nii Arday Clegg has revealed that he rejected a cash gift of 6000 dollars from a former government official while he hosted the Morning show on Starr FM. According to the legal...

Health workers, executive, religious leaders to receive Covid vaccine

Health workers, people with underlying health conditions, frontline executive, legislature, judiciary, and some religious leaders are among the first category of people who will receive the newly arrived Covid-19 vaccine. A statement by the Information...

Parliament must probe Frontiers Healthcare contract – Azeem

Anti-graft campaigner, Vitus Azeem, has called on Parliament to constitute a committee and investigate the controversial Frontiers Healthcare Services Contract. According to him, there are a lot of unanswered questions about the contract that needs...

Ghana receives free COVID-19 vaccines

Ghana has received an initial tranche of deliveries of the AstraZeneca/Oxford Covid-19 vaccine at the Kotoka International Airport. The first shipment of the COVID-19 vaccines from Covax, a World Health Organization-backed effort to procure and...

Develop realistic blueprint for clean Accra program – CONIWAS to gov’t

The coalition of NGOs in water and sanitation (CONIWAS) has called on the government to set a realistic target and a blueprint aimed at achieving the clean Accra promise made by President Akufo-Addo in...

Scrap law school entrance exam – MountCrest Rector

MountCrest University College (MountCrest) has held its 10th matriculation ceremony with a call for an overhaul of Ghana’s legal education system, and the immediate scrapping of the entrance examination for the Ghana School of...

Covid-19: Ghc10m spent on PPEs for 74 health facilities

The Covid-19 National Trust Fund has spent Ghc10 million of the total Ghc57.5 million contributions received on procurement of Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) for seventy-four (74) health facilities across the country. The fund also released...

Let’s not promote hate towards LGBT people – Gabby

Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko has waded in the ongoing LGBT rights conversation in the country saying people must be human to understand them. "You don’t have to be pro-gay to appreciate their situation. You only have...

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