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Fire guts St. Charles Senior High School

  Fire has gutted the main dormitory of St. Charles Senior High School in Tamale. The cause of the inferno which destroyed properties worth thousands of cedis is yet to be established. An eyewitness narrated that the students were studying when the disaster occurred at 9pm. St. Charles which was established as a minor seminary […]

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One arrested for attempted human sacrifice

  One person is in the grips of the Takoradi Police Command for allegedly attempting to use a six-year-old girl for money rituals. According to an eyewitness who narrated the incident to Empire News’ Emmanuel Ohene Gyan, the two young men who were in a taxi with registration number GW-9619-Q were spotted at Diabene a […]

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Gov’t to set up Bauxite-Aluminum Authority – Nana Addo

President Akufo-Addo has announced that government will set up an integrated bauxite-aluminum development authority in the next three months. According to him, the authority will help create a strong aluminum industry, and ensure that relevant resources are gathered to check its exploitation. Speaking at the 5th Africa CEO Forum held in Geneva, Switzerland, on Tuesday, […]

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AMA embarks on massive demolition exercise Wednesday

  The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has served noticed that it will commence a major operation to demolish illegal structures on government lands in parts of the capital from Wednesday, March 22. In a statement, the AMA warned owners of structures along the Odaw River, Korle Lagoon, Old Fadama, the East Legon Green Belt, Mensah […]

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Gov’t gives clearance for recruitment of health workers

  Some Ghanaian nurses Government has given clearance for the recruitment of nurses and other health professionals who were granted financial clearance in December 2016. All regional directors of health have therefore been directed to begin the process of recruiting the professionals in line with their respective regional ceilings. The recruitment exercise for the over […]

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Former NACOB boss convicted

  An Accra High Court has convicted former Executive Secretary of the Narcotics Control Board, Akrasi Sarpong of contempt. He was found guilty over his comments after a High Court granted bail to one Chief Sunny Ikechukwu Benjy Eke, a 53- year-old businessman, and his alleged accomplice, James Eleke Chukwu, 47, a second-hand clothes dealer […]

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Ghana FA fumes at Lamptey Fifa ban

Ghana Football Association Referees Appointment Committee chairman Eddy Doku is livid at referee Joseph Lamptey’s life ban by Fifa for match manipulation. Lamptey has been indefinitely suspended from taking part in any kind of football-related activity at national and international level for “unlawfully influencing the match result” during the 2018 Fifa World Cup qualifier between […]