Sunday, July 5, 2020

Update: 5 dead in gas station explosion at Trade Fair

A gas station near the Ghana International Trade Fair Centre in Accra has exploded with five people burnt to death. The fire, according to an eyewitness also affected parts of the national exhibition and trade...

Tiger kills two in Upper West

Fear has gripped residents in communities close to the Ghana/Burkina Faso border in the Upper West region following reports that a tiger has killed two people including a Fulani herdsman. According to reports, the tiger...

Wampah’s in-law jailed 13yrs over cocaine bust

A fugitive drug lord David McDermott, who is the in-law of Ghana’s former governor of the Central Bank Henry Wampah, has been jailed 13 years for smuggling 400 kilos of cocaine into the UK...

ECG rules out ‘dumsor’ return

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has ruled out the return of “Dumsor" in 2017 contrary to earlier reports. According to the power distributor, Ghana has enough generation capacity to serve consumers with power through...

One burnt to death in Ekumfi road accident

    One person has died in a ghastly accident which occurred last night at Ekumfi Akoti in the Ekumfi district of the Central region. The deceased, a Nigerian, lost his life when the truck he was...

V/R: Minister directs MMDCEs to stay put after Jan. 7

The Volta regional minister, Helen Adjoa Ntoso, has asked Municipal and District Chief Executives in the region to remain at post, even after the inauguration of the President-elect Nana Akufo-Addo and his NPP government...

CARTOON OF THE DAY: Gbese mantse hot

The Gbese chief is in hot waters. His subjects want him to abdicate his stool within seven days because he promised to do so if President John Mahama loses the election. The Chiefs are angry...

Gbese Chief given 7-day ultimatum to relinquish throne

Some chiefs in the Ga traditional area have given the Gbese mantse, Nii Ayibonte, a seven-day ultimatum to relinquish his throne. The Chiefs are angry with the Gbese Chief over claims he made prior to...

Dumsor returns February 2017 – VRA

The Volta River Authority (VRA) has warned that there will be a return of the dreaded power crisis popularly called "dumsor", which engulfed the country for three years, resulting in collapse of businesses. According to...

Dec 27, Jan. 2 declared public holidays

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 and Monday, January 2, 2017 have been declared public holidays. According to the Ministry of Interior, the two days have been declared holidays because the Statutory Public Holidays, Sunday, December 25,...

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