GYEEDA scandal: Abuga Pele to serve 6-yrs in jail, Assibit,12 Read more

GYEEDA scandal: Abuga Pele to serve 6-yrs in jail, Assibit,12

An Accra High Court today, Friday, February 23, 2018, sentenced the former National Coordinator of the Ghana Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Agency [GYEEDA], Abuga Pele, and the Chief Executive Officer of Goodwill International Group, Philip Assibit, to a combined jail-term of eighteen years on various counts, including willfully causing financial loss to the state. Originally, […]

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EOCO ends probe into $72m SSNIT software scandal, heads to roll

The Economic and Organized Crimes Office [EOCO], has completed its investigations into the controversial $72 million digitization project executed by the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT). According to the Acting Chief Executive Officer of EOCO, ACP K. K. Amoah, the docket has been forwarded to the Attorney-General for scrutiny and advice. EOCO started investigating SSNIT […]

E/R: Student Dies In Galamsey Pit Read more

E/R: Student Dies In Galamsey Pit

A final year student of Osino Presbyterian Senior High School, Kelvin, Asiedu has drowned in an abandoned galamsey pit. The body of the deceased boarding student was retrieved Thursday around 10pm by community members. It has been deposited at the Kibi Government Hospital by the Osino Police. Assembly Member for the area, Stephen Dompreh told […]

President Akufo-Addo Swears In Martin Amidu As Special Prosecutor Read more

President Akufo-Addo Swears In Martin Amidu As Special Prosecutor

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Friday, 23rd February, 2018, swore into office Martin Alamisi Burns Kaiser as the Special Prosecutor. At an event at the Flagstaff House, President Akufo-Addo noted that the Ghanaian people expect the Office of the Special Prosecutor to rise to the occasion, and collaborate with other existing […]

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Asante Kotoko fire Steve Polack

Asante Kotoko have dismissed head coach Steve Polack following the club’s exit from the CAF Confederations Cup at the hands of CARA Club of Congo Brazzaville on Wednesday. Kotoko appointed Polack in May 2017 and he led them to win the 2017 MTN FA Cup after they beat Hearts of Oak 3-1 in Tamale. The […]

Tantalising Lesson from Singapore Read more

Tantalising Lesson from Singapore

Singapore has declared bagging money in excess of what it targeted in her 2017 budget. Figure the international media quoted as the surplus was 9.61billion Singaporean dollars, or 2.5% of the Gross Domestic Product. As such, that country has decided to give back to her nationals the surplus, with 2.7million out of the country’s 5.3million […]

Accra Traders return onto pavements Read more

Accra Traders return onto pavements

Barely a month after the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) launched a decongestion exercise in the Central Business District of Accra, some recalcitrant traders have returned and completely taken over the pavements again. Ghana News Agency monitoring on Wednesday revealed that the traders have defied AMA’s directives to keep-off the pavements, and have again taken over […]

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African print footwear

African print and Ankara styles and designs is one of the fashion trends that have come and is expected to stay throughout the year or even last longer. With designers thinking of innovative styles for not just our body but our feet thus making fashion a complete head-to-toe affair, Afriq Designs, a fashion brand based […]