Monday, October 26, 2020

Local News

152 Kg of Cocaine packaged as sugar intercepted

The Narcotics Control Commission (NACOC), in a joint operation with the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) and the National Security Council Secretariat (NSCS) has intercepted 152 kilograms of cocaine concealed in a shipment of sugar from Brazil. The seizure was...

31 MEMBERS OF SEPERATIST GROUP ARRESTED

Thirty-one members of the Western Togoland group that blocked some entries to the Volta region Friday morning have been arrested. They were arrested in a joint police and military operation after they exchanged gunfire with the officers. The suspects have been...

Gov’t to publish names and photos of Ghanaians bankrolling Western Togoland rebels – Minister

The Minister of Information Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah has said the government has identified key actors bankrolling the activities the Western Togoland rebels in Ghana. He said, "the security agencies would be publishing some photos and revealing identities of persons involved." Briefing the...

JOHN MAHAMA CONSOLES JERRY RAWLINGS

The Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama, and the leadership of the NDC, on Friday morning called on former President Jerry John Rawlings to commiserate with him following the passing of his mother, Madam Victoria...

FULL SPEECH: JOHN MAHAMA ON INTEGRITY OF VOTER REGISTER REGISTRATION

Countrymen and women My brothers and sisters Two days ago, my Running Mate, Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang and I, suspended our regional tours in the wake of widespread anomalies identified in the ongoing voter register exhibition exercise. This matter is of grave...

COCOA PRODUCER PRICE NOW GH10,560 / MT

President Akufo-Addo has announced a new producer price for Cocoa for the 2020/2021 crop season. The government has pegged the new price at GHS10, 560 per metric ton of cocoa— which translates to GHS660 per bag of cocoa. The current 2019/20...

ARMED ROBBERS JAILED 175 YEARS AFTER ROBBING A SUPREME COURT JUDGE

Seven persons who robbed a Supreme Court judge and a banker of their vehicles, a laptop and other personal effects at gunpoint, have been sentenced to a total jail term of 175 years by an Accra Circuit Court. Nene Kwadwo...

RAWLINGS MOTHER GONE TO REST AT 101

The mother of former President Jerry John Rawlings - Madam Victoria Agbotui, has died at age 101. This has been confirmed by multiple sources close to the Rawlings’ family. According to the sources, the mother of Mr. Rawlings who recently celebrated...

Ghana will be peaceful – Dep Nat’l Security Minister assures

Deputy National Security Minister Henry Quartey has appealed to Ghanaians to continue living in peace before, during and after the presidential and parliamentary elections. He noted that Ghanaians have enjoyed relative peace over the years, hence, there is no need...

Akufo-Addo begins 8-day tour of Western-North, Ashanti & Eastern regions

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will from Thursday, September 24 begin an 8-day working visit to the Western North, Ashanti and Eastern regions. On this tour, the President is expected to commission projects, break ground for new projects, and call...
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Nana Addo commissions 60-bed Tepa hospital

President Nana Addo on Wednesday, September 30, 2020, commissioned the sixty-bed Ahafo Ano Municipal Hospital, located in Tepa, in the Ashanti Region. This hospital, initiated...

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Government to support private schools affected by the coronavirus pandemic

Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice President of Ghana during an encounter with teachers and artisans in the Ablekuma Central Constituency in the Greater Accra Region...

Shell to reduce jobs as oil demand slumps

Royal Dutch Shell has revealed its plans to cut 7,000 to 9,000 due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic within the sector. The...