Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Your tap water is safe – Ghana Water Company to Bono residents

The Ghana Water Company has assured residents of the Bono regions and Ahafo that the water that flows through their tap is safe for consumption. The Tano River which is the main source of water...

Court to rule on Agordzo’s bail application Jan. 21

Criminal High Court presided over by Justice Charles Ekow Baiden will deliver its ruling on the latest bail application of the embattled Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Benjamin Agordzo on Tuesday, January 21 2020. ACP...

Court issues Arrest Warrant for social media commentator Kelvin Taylor

Commercial High Court presided over by Justice Eric Kyei Baffour, has issued an arrest warrant directed at the Inspector General of Police (IGP), the National Security and the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI), to...

US lifts VISA restrictions on Ghana

The United States of America has lifted visa restrictions imposed on Ghana in February 2019. According to the US, the decision to lift the restrictions imposed on Ghana follows the establishment of a mutually agreed...

ECG retrieves over Ghc900k from power theft by hotels, radio stations, spots

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG)in the Eastern Region has retrieved about GH₡949,000.00 from detected illegal connections in the Region last year. The amount represents penalties and surcharges slapped on customers who were caught using...

2020 Population Census will come off – GSS

Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) says the 2020 population census will come off even though the scheduled date might change. The exercise was to take place in March but the Service says it might be deferred...

Gov’t delegation to visit Komenda accident survivors Thursday

A government delegation will on Thursday, Jan 16th 2020 visit survivors of the komenda road accident which claimed 34 lives and injured several others on Tuesday. The delegation which is led by the Ministers for...

Ghana receives €250m from Germany to upgrade electricity infrastructure

The Government of Ghana, on Tuesday received, as part of Germany’s Compact with Africa programme, €250 million from the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany to upgrade and expand the country’s electricity transmission...

Voters register: Remain calm – EC advisory c’ttee to parties

The 21-member Eminent Advisory Committee of the Electoral Commission (EC) has called on all political parties and other stakeholders to remain calm in the wake of the EC’s decision to compile a new voters...

A Rocha Ghana, other civil society groups sue gov’t over Atewa mining 

A Rocha Ghana, a non-governmental organisation on environmental protection, in a joint effort with twenty (20) civil society groups, has sued government over mining bauxite at Atewa Forest. A charge sheet sighted by starrfm.com.gh showed notice...