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November 2, 2017 7:43 AM Banks Record Significant Profit Margins

The sterling performance of some banks per their unaudited third-quarter financial statements is indicative of efforts towards meeting the new capital requirement from the Bank of Ghana (BoG). The banks have adequate reserves, income surplus among others, enough to secure them firmly against unexpected contingencies. HFC Bank, which will soon rebrand 101

November 1, 2017 11:07 PM DEC Urge Assembly Members To Promote Grassroot Participation

Mr Wilson Arthur, The District Chief Executives of Wassa East, has urged members of the Assembly to make it a habit to meet with their electorates before and after general assembly meetings to promote grassroots participation in local governance. This, he said, would enable the electorates to have a say and be informed about development issues in the district 95

November 1, 2017 10:03 AM Govt Considering Abrogation Of AMERI Power Deal

The Minister of Energy, Mr Boakye Agyarko, has hinted that the government is considering abrogating the $510 million AMERI power deal because it is not in the interest of the country. At the Mines and Energy Committee of Parliament in Accra on Tuesday, he said the country stood to benefit more from the abrogation of the contract. Mr Agyarko said under 68

November 1, 2017 5:51 AM They Called Me 'Mad', sacked Me Wrongfully – Ghana’s ‘Ben Carson’ Tells his Story

You could call him Ghana’s Ben Carson, known for his exceptional healing skills, Dr. Francis Ibrahim Betonsi, tells the story of how his career ended abruptly when colleagues wrongfully accused him and later tagged him as mentally unstable to get him out of the job as payback for something he says he “didn’t know anything about”. Dr. Bentonsi explains 90

October 31, 2017 7:34 PM Gender Ministry initiates moves to review Children’s Act

Iddi Yire/Stella Opokuwaa Asare, GNA Accra, Oct 31, GNA – The Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection, has initiated moves to review and amend current legislative framework on Children. Madam Otiko Afisah Djabah, Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, said the review would address identified gaps and to also conform to the Child 47

October 31, 2017 2:37 PM U/E: Doctor eats scraps after “wrongful dismissal”

A medical doctor who was “wrongfully dismissed” from the Ghana Health Service (GHS) and his salary arrears withheld since 2012 has told Starr News he now lives as a single-room squatter who begs for table scraps to survive. Described by many as Ghana’s Ben Carson for his rare pair of ‘healing hands’, Dr. Francis Ibrahim Betonsi was reportedly handed 98

October 31, 2017 2:37 PM Arrested Soldiers Not Members Of Operation Vanguard

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) says three soldiers who were arrested for allegedly extorting monies from some residents at Aboso in the Western Region are not members of the anti-galamsey taskforce, Operation Vanguard. A statement signed by the Director of Public Relations of GAF, Colonel E. Aggrey-Quashie confirmed that the three are from the Air Force 62

October 31, 2017 1:57 PM Arrested soldiers not from Operation Vanguard – GAF

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has said the three soldiers arrested for alleged extortion are from the Air Force Base in Takoradi and not members of Operation Vanguard. A statement issued by GAF, and signed by the Director of Public Relations, Colonel E. Aggrey – Quashie, stated: “GAF in collaboration with the Police are investigating the matter and if it comes 52

October 31, 2017 1:46 PM Mosquito repellent coils pose health hazard

Kumasi, Oct 31, GNA – The use of mosquito repellent coils could be hazardous – has the potential to cause acute respiratory infections (ARI), a study conducted by the Department of Environmental Science of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), has concluded. It indicated that the base material for production of the repellent 110

October 31, 2017 12:41 PM ‘Unemployed’ ex-TESCON Presidents defend 'divisive' comment of Ayisi Boateng

Some members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) are vehemently defending Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Ayisi Boateng, over his comments, which many have condemned as distasteful. The unemployed former presidents of NPP’s youth wing, Tertiary Students’ Confederacy Network (TESCON) said the envoy has demonstrated by his action that he has the interest 65