Palm wine tapper pays 390 Ghana Cedis for stealing 150 Ghana...


sexy-goat-luky-resizedAkim Swedru (E/R), Feb. 2, GNA – A circuit court at Akim Swedru has imposed a fine of 240 Ghana cedis on Kofi Sarfo, a palm wine tapper, for stealing a goat valued 150 Ghana Cedis, property of Mr. Yaw Acheampong, a revenue collector.
      Sarfo pleaded guilty and would go to prison for six months in hard labour, failure to pay the fine.

President Mills receives EOCO’s interim report on payment of judgement debt

Accra, Feb. 2, GNA – The Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) on Thursday submitted an interim report to President John Evans Atta Mills on the controversial payment of judgment debt to businessman Mr Alfred Agebesi Woyome.

Government Officials involved in sale of Kwabenya land


Accra , Feb. 2, GNA - The Nii Odai Ntow family of Kwabenya and Ashongman led by Manye Naa Korkwei Dugbartey II, Queenmother of Kwabenya has pointed fingers at some Government Officials in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) party in the ongoing Kwabenya land dispute.

Commission on Small Arms commends Ghana Police Service


Accra, Feb 2, GNA -The National Commission on Small Arms and Light Weapons on Thursday commended the Ghana Police Service for their professionalism and commitment to fight crime, proliferation of small arms and light weapons in Ghana.

TUC protest over government’s refusal to restore fuel subsidies


Accra, Feb 2, GNA - The Ghana Trade Union Congress (TUC) on Thursday announced a plan to embark on a nationwide demonstration over government’s refusal to restore the subsidies on petroleum products.

USAID signs MOU on food security with N/R RCC


usaidTamale (N/R), Feb. 2, GNA - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Northern Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) to improve upon food security in the region.

Executive Directors of World Bank visit Accra


Accra, Feb. 2, GNA – Eight Executive Directors of the World Bank Group (WBG) are in Accra for a five-day familiarisation visit, a statement from the Public Relations Unit of the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning announced on Thursday.

Street Academy recieves educational aid from US delegation

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Accra Feb. 2, GNA- The First Baptist Church, a US faith based institution, on Wednesday feted children of the Street Academy at a ceremony in Accra.

Parliament asked to pass Mental Health Bill into law


Accra. Feb. 2, GNA - Dr Akwasi Osei, Medical Director of the Accra Psychiatric Hospital, has requested Parliament to pass the Mental Health Bill into law before the law making body goes on recess at the end of March.

Musician and two others in police grips for possessing Indian hemp


Ho, Feb 2, GNA - Three persons including a musician were arrested at Aflao on January 29 for allegedly possessing Indian hemp.

       They are Fiho Kofi, 39, musician, Paul Yaovi, 34, mason and Kakra Kumedzi 45, carpenter and were arrested at different locations.