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October 22, 2017 11:00 AM I don’t believe NPP gurus are behind CID Boss’ dismissal

A leading member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said that he does not believe gurus in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) are behind the dismissal of immediate past Director General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Inusah Fuseini, who is the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale Central in the Northern Region, noted that there 1

October 22, 2017 8:24 AM ACP Tiwaa incompetent for CID top job – Namoale

Former National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for La-Dadekotopon, Nii Amassah Namoale, has questioned the police hierarchy’s decision to promote ACP Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah to act as Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Speaking on The Big Issue on Saturday, Namoale said it was completely inappropriate 1

October 21, 2017 6:18 PM Soldiers, Police storm Bolga SHS as another student dies

Students of Bolgatanga Senior High School in the Upper East Region, have vandalized four vehicles belonging to the school and teachers, in protest over the death of a colleague on Friday. The irate students, who also vandalized a teacher’s bungalow, accused their senior housemaster of deliberately refusing to sign an exeat urgently for a form one student 1

October 21, 2017 6:16 PM Supreme Court dismisses Woyomes’ application

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed an application by Mr Alfred Agbesi Woyome to halt the valuation of his property by the State as part of efforts to retrieve the Ghc47.2million owned the State. Counsel for Mr Woyome, Mr Osafo Boabeng, on Monday filed an application arguing that the writ of execution that the Attorney General (AG) used for the valuation 3

October 21, 2017 1:08 PM Akufo-Addo, others bid Paapa Yankson farewell [Photos]

President Nana Akufo-Addo on Saturday joined hundreds of Ghanaians at the forecourt of the State House in Accra, to pay their final respects to the late highlife legend, Paapa Yankson. Others including the Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Catherine Abelema Afeku, General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress, Asiedu Nketia as well as a host of others 22

October 21, 2017 10:33 AM Atomic Explosion, Gas Tanker Driver Dead

The driver of the gas truck which was involved in the Atomic Gas explosion in Accra Ussif, has died. The Chiarman of the Gas Tanker Drivers Association, Shafiu Mohammed, confirmed his death in a telephone interview with peacefmonline.com. According to Mr. Mohammed, the drivers were in a meeting at Kpone in the Greater Accra Region yesterday, Thursday 22

October 21, 2017 7:14 AM Aden Duale: With the poll boycott, Raila’s political career could end prematurely

The curtains look like they are finally falling on Raila Amolo Odinga’s political career. By boycotting the elections, he is simply saying he has thrown in the towel. There were really limited options after the August 8 General Election. There may have been mistakes here and there in the process of transmitting results. The electoral commission is not infallible 1

October 21, 2017 5:38 AM ECG workers concessionary case adjourned

An Accra High Court on Thursday adjourned to October 24, the case in which 1,001 workers of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) are challenging moves to hand over the operations of the Company to a concessionaire without any redundancy package for them. Mr Martin Kpebu, Counsel for the ECG Workers, had told the court that he was not in the position 2

October 21, 2017 5:18 AM ‘Ghana’s ITLOS victory a collective effort’ – Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has paid glowing tribute to successive Presidents and governments who, he said, played important roles, over the years, in ensuring a favourable verdict was handed down by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea (ITLOS). According to President Akufo-Addo, “this victory could not have been achieved 2

October 21, 2017 4:55 AM Accra City Hotel wins Africa Tourism ‘Best City Hotel’ Awards

Accra City Hotel has won the Best City Hotel in Ghana at the 2017 Africa Tourism Awards hosted by the World Tourism Forum, in Accra. This brings to five the number of awards the Hotel has won within the last two years. The Hotel is the reigning Best 4-Star Hotel in Accra (by Ghana Tourism Authority), the Best 4-Star Hotel in Ghana (by Ghana Hotels Association) 2