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Court Issues Warrant for arrest of suspected visa racketeers

WEEKEND Today has learnt that the police are hunting for two suspected visa fraudsters. The two—who are on the police wanted list are 37-year-old Mr Jordan Pedro and Kwabena Kesse, 33. The hunt for the two suspects, Weekend Today understands, follows a warrant issued by an Accra District Magistrate Court on December 16, 2017 for their immediate arrest. […]

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Ofosu Ampofo to withdraw suit against Tawia Boateng

Director of elections of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said he will discontinue the libel suit he filed against the party’s Eastern regional Chairman, Tawia Boateng. Mr. Ofosu-Ampofo who is also a national vice chairman of the NDC last year sued the party’s Eastern regional chairman and six others over accusations that he (Ofosu-Ampofo) […]

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Akufo-Addo has delivered – ISSER Fellow

A fellow at the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), Dr Charles Ackah has extolled the government’s management of the economy. According to him, the economy has made significant gains under president Akufo-Addo in comparison with his predecessors. “The overall assessment of the Akufo-Addo government from the macro-economic point of view seems to […]

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Akufo-Addo meets journalists after 1yr in office

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has scheduled an encounter with journalists today, Wednesday, January 17, 2018 This will be the second time the president will face the press for questions after a similar session was held in July, 2017, six months after he assumed the presidency. He promised to make the encounter a six-monthly event. […]

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Let’s make this festive season incident free

IT is one festive occasion that holiday makers take advantage of to travel far and near. Families and friends use the occasion to plan activities for re-unions.  Churches fix their annual conventions to bring their members together to celebrate the occasion and renew their faith.  Many more also travel to favorite locations to relax over the […]

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UEW VC, finance officer found guilty of financial irregularities

The High Court sitting in Winneba, has found the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Professor Mawutor Avoke, and the school’s Finance Officer, Dr. Theopholus Senyo Ackorlie, guilty of procurement and other financial irregularities. The court subsequently ordered the retrieval of all monies paid to the contractors of the North Campus Road, Paa Badu Construction […]

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‘Undertaker’ Exhumes Dead body Over GHC20 debt

Residents of Akyem Old Tafo in the East Akim Municipality of the Eastern Region were  left in a state of shock after a young man in his mid-20s exhumed a dead body claiming the deceased family failed to pay GHC20 as cost of his services after the burial. Kwame Korankye Nkansah’s corpse was interred at […]

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BPA not white elephant – CEO fires critics

MANAGEMENT of Bui Power Authority (BPA) has described widespread rumours making the rounds in some sections of the media that the 400-megawatt Bui hydropower station has become a white elephant as “palpable falsehood.” According to Mr Oware, the story, which was carried by many media houses, was a ‘sinister plot’ by some critics to tarnish the image of BPA, adding […]

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Police question more suspects in Vandal stabbing

Accra Regional Police Command has questioned more eyewitnesses in the Commonwealth Hall stabbing as it prepares to arraign the suspect before court. Today gathered that the two Vandals were reportedly involved in a heated argument while returning from a funeral. The argument, however, got messy which angered the suspect, George Osei, to reach for a knife and stabbed […]