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EC Boss in trouble Read more

EC Boss in trouble

Flagstaff House, the seat of government, yesterday confirmed receiving a petition from some workers of the Electoral Commission (EC) demanding for the impeachment of the Electoral Commissioner (EC) for gross misbehaviour. The confirmation was made by Communications Director at the Presidency, Mr. Eugene Arhin.The 27-point petition contains, among others, allegations of misbehavior and mismanagement made […]

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Thailand general jailed for trafficking at mass trial

A former Thai general has been sentenced to 27 years in jail for human trafficking at a landmark trial. Manas Kongpan is among more than 60 people convicted in Bangkok of trafficking Bangladeshis and Rohingya Muslims, a minority fleeing Myanmar. Another top former official was sentenced to 75 years in prison. More than 100 defendants […]

Okyehene clears Air Read more

Okyehene clears Air

Okyehene, Osagyefo Amoatia Ofori Panin II, has dismissed claims that he is against mining, stating he is rather against the over exploitation of natural resources and its associated negative environmental impact.  According to the overload of the Akyem Abuakwa Traditional area in the Eastern Region, the ecotourism potential of the Atiwa rainforest and its ability […]

No PSGL, no vote in 2020 polls—Aggrieved residents declare Read more

No PSGL, no vote in 2020 polls—Aggrieved residents declare

Chiefs and people in Prestea Huni-Valley District of the Western Region have threatened to boycott all electioneering activities in the 2020 general election if the government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo fails to redeem its campaign promise to revive the defunct Prestea Sankofa Gold Limited (PSGL). In a petition dated Saturday, July 7, 2017, […]

Galamsey killing education in Ghana  Read more

Galamsey killing education in Ghana 

A research conducted by Good Governance Africa has revealed that small-scale mining activities were affecting school attendance and performance in basic schools in small scale mining areas in the country.  The research findings shared at a forum in Kumasi, Ashanti Region, also show high levels of teenage pregnancy in galamsey communities.  Gold mining constitutes Ghana’s second […]

EL hints of sacking management Read more

EL hints of sacking management

Award-winning Ghanaian record producer, rapper and sound engineer, EL, says he is seriously considering letting go off his management over poor performance. He said for the past few weeks he has had to be independent of his management, BBnZ, and has had reason to question their competence in promoting his brand and music. Speaking to […]

EC staff petition Nana Addo to sack Charlotte Osei Read more

EC staff petition Nana Addo to sack Charlotte Osei

Some aggrieved employees of the Electoral Commission (EC) have petitioned President Nana Akufo-Addo to dismiss the Chairperson of the Commission, Charlotte Osei. The employees in a statement insisted Mrs. Osei should be impeached for among others, bringing the “Commission’s name into disrepute by single highhandedly petitioning EOCO on an alleged misappropriation of staff endowment fund for […]

Chairman of Metito Joins in Eradicating Malnutrition in support of the United Nations SDGs Read more

Chairman of Metito Joins in Eradicating Malnutrition in support of the United Nations SDGs

The Intergovernmental Institution for the use of micro-algae spirulina against malnutrition (IIMSAM), the Intergovernmental Observer to the United Nations Economic and Social Council has appointed Mr Mutaz Ghandour, Chairman and CEO of Metito Holdings as a Goodwill Ambassador. Commenting on this appointment, H.E. Mutaz Ghandour said: “The objective of this institution is to eradicate malnutrition […]