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October 12, 2017 1:59 PM 245 suspected drug peddlers, prostitutes arrested in Ashanti

Police in the Ashanti Region have commenced the screening of 245 persons suspected to be drug peddlers and prostitutes in a massive swoop. According to the police, the exercise was conducted simultaneously in various parts of the region including areas such as Asokwa, Manhyia, Suame, Ejisu and the Tafo Pankrono Divisions. Ashanti Regional Police Commander 22

October 7, 2017 11:14 AM Sanitation and water sector to be accorded better budgetary allocation – MP

Mr Rudolf Nsorwine Amenga-Etego, the Deputy Ranking Member for Parliamentary Committee on Works and Housing, on Friday said the committee is pushing for a good budgetary allocation to be accorded the sanitation and water sector for effective development. He said this had become necessary especially when the new Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) sector 26

October 4, 2017 9:10 AM Deputy Minister orders pensioners occupying state bungalows to vacate

Mrs Freda Prempeh, a Deputy Minister of Works and Housing has expressed concern about the deplorable nature of government bungalows in the country. She has therefore given three weeks ultimatum to some pensioners who were still occupying state bungalows to vacate or face forceful ejection. Mrs Prempeh gave the ultimatum when she went round to inspect 38

October 4, 2017 12:34 AM Government to resolve housing deficit through private partnership

Mr Samuel Atta Akyea, the Minister of Works and Housing, has expressed Government’s determination to addressing the housing deficit in the country through partnerships with the private sector in the provision of affordable housing units. He said in view of the prevailing conditions whereby the majority of the population fell within the lower income bracket 30

September 29, 2017 1:21 AM Restructuring is for national development, says Okunnu

A former Federal Commissioner for Works and Housing, Alhaji Femi Okunnu, has said the restructuring of Nigeria is the best way for national development. Okunnu was guest speaker at the second Independence Roundtable on National Development, organised by Ile Bintin Club at Freedom Park in Lagos. The club is a pressure group for advocacy on trending 54

September 20, 2017 11:15 AM Government to revitalise SOEs – Vice-President

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on Tuesday said the Government is implementing policies that would revitalise the State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) to contribute significantly towards economic transformation to ensure prosperity for all. To this end, he said, the State Enterprises Commission and selected SOEs were benefiting from a World Bank Technical 55

September 19, 2017 11:17 AM Prisoners Beat Gay Suspects At Kumasi Central Prison

Inmates of the Kumasi Central Prisons that engage in sodomy are unusually beaten by their angry colleagues severely, DAILY GUIDE has gathered. Supt Cephas Nuwordu, Officer in-charge of Kumasi Central Prisons Infirmary, who made disclosure, said “some of the beatings are very serious.” There are reports that sodomy is very common in most prison facilities 26

September 19, 2017 8:30 AM Street address and status in the Ghanaian community

Today, to many people in Accra, the hottest residential street addresses are found at East Legon. However, nonagenarians and octogenarians who have lived most of their lives in Accra will attest to how the Castle Road and the High Street leading to James Town were at some point in time the street addresses with the highest status symbols in Accra. Every 45

September 17, 2017 1:36 PM A great piece of art and a great deal of free SHS frenzy

Whoever the artist who styles himself as Tilapia is, it is obvious he's got talent and is most certainly making quite an impact. Like many Ghanaians, I found his latest cartoon on Free SHS particularly fascinating and even more I am intrigued by the quintessential Ghanaian sense of humor and wit that accompanies it's further circulation. And by the way, as for the pikin 59

September 10, 2017 1:18 AM The Latest: Near hurricane-force gust reported in Keys

The U.S. National Hurricane Center says wind gusts near hurricane strength have been recorded in the Florida Keys as the center of Irma moves closer to the state. Forecasters said Saturday night that Marathon had reported a wind gust of 71 mph (114 kph) and sustained winds of 51 mph (82 kph). Irma is about 105 miles (170 kilometers) southeast of Key West. Prime 88