Kwahu South DCE denies Chronicle newspaper story

Mr Joseph Omari, Kwahu South District Chief Executive(DCE)Mpraeso, Jan. 17, GNA - Mr Joseph Omari, Kwahu South District Chief Executive(DCE), has denied recent media reports suggesting that he had lied to the chiefs  and people of six farming communities over a road construction project in the area.

Business opportunities beckon businessmen in Volta region


Togbe Afede XIV- President of the Volta Region House of ChiefsHo, Jan. 17, GNA -This year  could well be the year in which the Volta Region would have the best business opportunities knocking at its door since Ghana’s independence in 1957.

     The Region would be hosting a delegation of business people from the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region in China led by its Governor under

Upper East Youth condemn attacks on Martin Amidu


Ghana's Attorney General Martin AmiduBolgatanga(UE), Jan 17, GNA-The Youth of Upper East Region on Monday condemned the recent attacks being levelled against Mr Martin Amidu, the Attorney General(AG) by a section of the society especially some members of the National Democratic Congress(NDC).

How Kufour Was Used In $2.5 Million Gold Scam

The Dubai-based business tycoon and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Jampur Group, Mohammad Shafiq, who was lured into Ghana by a highly-connected criminal gang led by lawyer Charles Owusu Juanah, and duped US$2.5 million has revealed details of his rare meeting with ex-President John Kufuor, at his Airport West Residence.

Errand boy, 2 others nabbed for robbing & stabbing pregnant woman


black-men-jailThree suspected armed robbers who stabbed a pregnant woman severally with the intention of killing her, at Ituma in the Shama District, are in the grips of the Western regional police command.

The incident which took place on the 31st of December last year involves a prime suspect, Yaw Abban, alias Yaw Asante 22, from Takoradi, with his accomplices Godwin

Nana Konadu posters for 2012 elections out


Posters of Nana Konadu Agyeman-RawlingsPosters of the former First Lady Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings advertising her presidential bid has surfaced nationwide.

The posters have a smiling Nana Konadu in a head gear and in NDC paraphernalia with the inscription, “Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings for President 2012.”

Bawumia is a liability; his selection means nothing – Agyenim Boateng


James Agyenim BoatengThe Deputy Minister for Tourism, James Agyenim Boateng has taken a swipe at a potential running mate of the opposition NPP, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, saying he is a political liability to the NPP.

According to him, if Dr. Bawumia is retained as the NPP’s running mate for the 2012 election, nothing will change from his poor performance exhibited in the 2008 election.

The choice of a running mate for Nana Akufo-Addo has generated a lot of speculations among members of the party and the public.

TUC asks Government to reduce fuel price without delay


Ghana Trades Union Congress logoAccra , Jan 16, GNA -   The Ghana Trades Union Congress  (TUC ) has said it does not support Government on the recent fuel price increases, and for choosing to follow the International Monetary Fund in taking such major decision regarding fuel price determination in Ghana.

Lawra Assembly invests GH¢6,298,824.44 in education


poor School building in the NorthWa, Jan. 17, GNA – The Lawra District Assembly has within the past three years invested GH¢6,298,824.44 in educational infrastructure in 27 communities in the area.

     The projects include classroom blocks, staff bungalows, office accommodation as well as public places of convenience.

PPP calls on President to investigate assault on photo-journalist


nduom ppp1Accra, Jan. 16, GNA - The Independent Progressive Movement, expected to be transformed into Progressive People’s Party (PPP) on Monday called on the President to investigate the alleged assault on a journalist by the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI).