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  • Kufuor was one of the few wise Ghanaian politicians

    February 28, 2014 6:53 AM 24

    Feeling the heat of the daily bashing from Ghanaians arising from current economic hardship, President John Dramani Mahama could not hide his admiration for former President Kufuor and other political leaders he described as “wise Ghanaian politicians” for demonstrating unconditional loyalty to the state and rallying to the defense of the motherland

  • Ghana looks to manifesto patent

    February 28, 2014 4:26 AM 44

    Last Tuesday, what passed off arguably as the most ridiculous State of the Nation Address in recent times, was significant for one critical reason: it brought to the fore the need for political parties to patent their manifestoes. Having embarked upon a major anti-Free SHS campaign manifesto to parry the rather potent NPP promise of making that level

  • Footballer in police grips for ritual murder attempt

    February 27, 2014 6:16 PM 39

    A 22-year-old division two footballer who plays for Rex Football Club, Dansoman, has been arrested by the police for attempting to murder his biological mother for a money-making ritual. The suspect, Enoch Adjei, currently in police custody, allegedly lured his 50-year-old sick mother from Jasikan in the Volta Region to Kasoa in the Central Region for the supposed

  • UG block all access routes to the public

    February 27, 2014 5:09 PM 23

    The University of Ghana has closed all access routes into its campus to the public with the exception of the entrance from the Okponglo intersection. A statement signed by the Registrar of the University indicated that the new directed will take effective from 15th March 2014. ‘’All other entry points, including the one at the Link Gate on the road from Achimota

  • 7 charged for missing KATH baby

    February 27, 2014 4:20 PM 30

    Seven people have been officially charged by the Police in Ashanti region for their role in the missing dead baby saga at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH). The body of the baby in question could not be found after it was pronounced dead after birth. This generated some controversy with caused some irate youth to attack health officials at the maternity

  • Government says it will eradicate abuses against women

    February 27, 2014 12:45 PM 33

    Thursday 27th February, 2014 Abokobi (G/A), Feb. 27, GNA - Nana Oye-Lithur, the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, on Wednesday said the government would step up efforts to eradicate all kinds of discrimination and abuses against women in the country. She said this was to promote gender equality and encourage and ensure the participation

  • Traditional authorities to be prominent in street naming

    February 27, 2014 12:33 PM 30

    Thursday 27th February, 2014 Adaklu-Waya (V/R), Feb 27, GNA -The Adaklu District is to heavily involve traditional authorities in the mandatory street naming programme going on across the country. This is to make the chiefs, elders, family and clan heads amenable to the physical planning and layout discipline associated with the programme. Mr Simon Defoe

  • Jim Iyke Involved In A Car Accident In Ghana – Photos

    February 27, 2014 9:44 AM 12

    Source said that the accident occurred around Kanda Highway in Accra on his way to the location of a new movie, last week Saturday. The actor is now in a stable condition at the Nyaho Medical Centre in Accra, Ghana where he’s been admitted. Jim Iyke’s girlfriend, Ghanaian actress, Nadia Buari is said to have been taking good care of him.

  • Police orders investigations into Accra mall theft case

    February 26, 2014 9:30 PM 22

    The Police Administration has directed the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) and the Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) to investigate the Accra Shopping Mall theft incident. Three girls were on Monday forced to crawl out of the Accra Mall for allegedly stealing underwear from Mr. Price, a clothing shop at the mall. Videos and photographs

  • Vicky Hammah condemns treatment of Accra mall ‘thieves’

    February 26, 2014 7:01 PM 27

    The former Deputy Communications Minister, Victoria Hammah has condemned the public humiliation of the three girls who allegedly stole under garments from the Mr. Price shop at the Accra Mall. Ms Hammah who has stayed off the public eye since her dismissal by President John Mahama last year, broke her silence by condemning the ‘inhumane’ act on her Facebook