Wednesday, November 13, 2019

2020 budget: Gov’t programs have put GHC12b in pockets – Ofori-Atta

Government says it is directly or indirectly putting an amount of 12.2 billion cedis into the pockets of many Ghanaians since 2017 through its major initiatives and social interventions. Delivering the 2020 Budget statement in...
Ken Ofori Atta - Minister of Finance

2020 budget: We’ve fought and won painful battles – Ofori-Atta

Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, says the Akufo-Addo government has fought and won some painful financial battles since assuming power. “This is the year that one can confidently say that God’s blessings of the hard work...

Police activate hotlines to report officer misconduct on roads

The Police Service has announced hotlines for the general public file their complaints if they encounter questionable conducts from officers in the discharge of their duties. A statement from the service Wednesday said the initiative...

Fund mgt.collapse: SEC announces CBG branches for validation, claims

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has announced specific branches of CBG where customers of the 53 collapsed fund management firms could go for validation of their documents in order to receive their claims. The...

UK Police hunt for killers of Ghanaian born British Dom Ansah

The British Police have urged suspects connected to the deaths of Ben Gillham-Rice and Ghanaian born British Dominic Ansah to turn themselves in. Dominic Ansah and Ben Gillham-Rice, both 17, died from knife injuries after...

JUSAG strike illegal – NLC

The National Labour Commission (NLC) says the strike by the Judicial Service Staff Association of Ghana (JUSAG) is illegal. According to JUSAG, their current salary which was implemented in the year 2017 and is renewed...

Bawku: Demo looms against Police as “mistaken” kidnapper disappears after mob Justice

Abdul-Salam Adamu’s whereabouts has remained unknown since police reportedly took him into custody in Bawku on Monday 21st October, 2019— about 3 weeks ago. He was said to have been misperceived as a kidnapper and...

Engage doctors to avoid needless deaths – Minority to gov’t

The Minority in Parliament has called on the government to immediately engage the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) and address their concerns to avoid needless deaths. The leadership of the GMA has given government up to...

JUSAG declares indefinite strike

The Judicial Service Staff Association of Ghana (JUSAG) has declared an industrial strike action effective Wednesday, November 13, 2019. According to JUSAG, the intended strike action is to demand a review of their current salaries. They...

Banking cleanup: Go beyond talk; pay customers – Mahama to gov’t

The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama, has bemoaned the effect the collapse of banks and other local financial institutions is having on individuals, businesses and especially the thousands who...