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17/10/2017 06:58 PM
Bank Teller Jailed 10-Years For ¢287,000 Fraud
The Wa Circuit Court has sentenced a former teller at the Wa branch of Stanbic Bank to 10 years imprisonment with hard labor for stealing cent;287,000.00 belonging to the bank. The Court presided over by Justice Forson Baah Agyapong found Abdulai Rahman, 29, who was responsible for mobile money electronic transactions at the bank guilty. ...

17/10/2017 06:56 PM
Muslims Urged To Uphold Prophetic Life Style For Progress And Dev't
The Convener of Ahlu Zikri Centre for Islamic Affairs, Mr Osman Mohammadu Mugib has advised Muslims to eschew untoward social devices and inculcate the life style of prophet Mohammad. According to him the goldly and well mannered character of the holy prophet necessitated the acceleration of Islam globally with over two billion people acc ...

17/10/2017 06:56 PM
President Ouattara Urges Ivorians In Ghana To Come Back Home
President of Ivory Coast, Alassane Ouattara has called on Ivorian nationals living in Ghana to return home to help in economic development of the country. He made the call while speaking to the press on Tuesday to end his two-day official visit to Ghana to discuss how the two countries can collaborate to boost ties between them. Matter ...

17/10/2017 06:55 PM
Abrantie College Is 10 Years Old
Abrantie College is one out of many modern creative arts institution which has been in existence from 2007 till now (2017) with great achievement int the creative art industry of Ghana. Hence Abrantie of cosmetology today held a press launch to outline their 10th anniversary celebration at the college 39;s conference hall. ...

17/10/2017 06:02 PM
International Day for Poverty Eradication: UNIC Accra Backs Calls To End Poverty & Hunger
UNIC Accra backs calls for support to end hunger poverty as the world marks the International Day for Poverty Eradication Accra, 17 October 2017 ndash; UNIC Accra backs global calls for action to end hunger and poverty in commemoration of International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, which falls on today October 17. The theme for ...

17/10/2017 05:11 PM
KNUST Takes Steps To Deal With Flooding
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) is undertaking a study on flooding in Kumasi and how to address it. It rsquo;s aimed at building community resilience through social responsibility, with a focus on public understanding of the risks. Head of Department of Centre Settlement Studies, Dr. Divine Ahadzie said ...

17/10/2017 04:57 PM
50-Year-Old Woman Graduates From Varsity
THE ANKOBIA-Hemaa of Nwoase Traditional Area at Wenchi in the Brong Ahafo Region, Nana Adjeiwaa I is among students who graduated from the Catholic University College of Ghana, Fiapre last Saturday. The mother of four children who are all graduates with two holding masters 39; degrees, defiled all odds and graduated in English major afte ...

17/10/2017 04:54 PM
Tema: School Children Abandon School Park Over Sitting Of Gas Station
Some school children at Tema International and the Tema Ridge schools, have refused to play on their schools rsquo; parks because they are close to a Liquefied Petroleum Gas station that shares a wall with the school. The school children are afraid to go to the park to participate in Physical training, due to the T-Terkpor Gas Filling Sta ...

17/10/2017 04:25 PM
Energy Commission To Clamp Down On Unprofessional Electricians
Ghana Energy Commission has stated that they will soon clamp down unprofessional electricians in a bid to prevent fire outbreaks associated with electrical wiring. The action is in line with the enforcement of the Electrical Wiring Regulation 2011; LI 2008 which require that only electricians certified by Energy Commission can undertake ...

17/10/2017 04:22 PM
Operation Vanguard Arrest 61 Chinese Nationals
Ninety-nine (99) illegal miners including 61 Chinese, have been arrested by government rsquo;s anti-galamsey task-force, Operation Vanguard. The latest arrest brings to 461 the number of illegal miners arrested so far. The arrests were made in Western, Ashanti and Eastern Regions, the operational areas of the task-force. The joint m ...

17/10/2017 03:59 PM
Duke’s Parliamentary Diary: The Case Of An Explosion, ISIS And Privileges [Week 2]
Deliberations in Parliament last week, begun on Tuesday with the topical matter of the Atomic Junction Gas explosion that claimed seven lives and injured over 100. In a bid to capture the national mood after the explosion that has got authorities thinking once again about the far-reaching regulations for the retail of gas in the country, ...

17/10/2017 03:56 PM
Chinese University Requires Weight Loss For Grades
In an attempt to tackle obesity on its campus, a university in Jiangsu, China, is offering overweight students the chance to enroll in a special weight-loss program, where they will receive their grades based on how much weight they shed and on how well they do in class. Zhou Quanfu, a lecturer at the Nanjing Agriculture University, came ...

17/10/2017 03:26 PM
Multimedia Journalists For West Africa Media Excellence Awards
The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) has announced the finalists for the maiden West Africa Media Excellence Awards. The competition received more than 400 entries from 12 countries across West Africa. The three-member panel of judges after a thorough review of all entries shortlisted 15 finalists for 6 out of 11 categories. The Fi ...

17/10/2017 03:19 PM
Top Transport Operator Urges Gov't To Fix Street Lights To Reduce Accidents
Transport operator, VIP Jeoun Transport Ltd, has urged the government to introduce deliberate policies that will ensure that street lights are fixed on major road networks of the country in order to reduce the numerous fatal accidents in the country. ldquo;We need to have a policy toward street lightening on all our highways. That will b ...

17/10/2017 02:50 PM
Pressure Mounts On CHRAJ To Investigate BOST Boss
A civil society, Coalition for Social Justice (CSJ) has petitioned the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) to investigate Mr Alfred Obeng, the managing director of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation company limited (BOST). Alfred Obeng has been accused by the group for abuse of power, relative to the sale of ...

17/10/2017 02:49 PM
Assembly Man Supports Asuom SHS Fire Victims
The Assembly Member and teacher of Asuom Senior High School has made a donation of bags of cement and trips of sand to help the authorities of the school re construct a boys dormitory of the school that was razed by inferno. It would be recalled that fire gutted the boys dormitory of Asuom Senior High School in the Kwaebibirem District of ...

17/10/2017 02:49 PM
Akufo-Addo Is Reducing Poverty - Kamal Deen
Kamal-Deen Abdulai, the National Nasara Coordinator of the ruling New Patriotic Party has stated that policies and programs put out there by the Akufo-Addo led NPP government is indicative that the government is one which has the plight of the people at heart and is working to reduce poverty in the country. According the NPP stalwart who ...

17/10/2017 02:46 PM
Drivers Weclome Arrest Of Cops Involved In Extortion
Some drivers in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis, particularly those who ply the Takoradi-Shama Route, have commended the hierarchy of the Ghana Police Service for taking punitive measures against police personnel who extort monies from drivers at the Inchaban Barrier in the Western Region. Six police officers had been summoned by the Poli ...

17/10/2017 02:46 PM
Yelewa Zongo To Benefit From Modern Projects
Eugene Boakye Antwi, the Subin MP in a photograph with the Ashanti Regional Chief Imam, Sheikh Abdul Mumin Haroun and other people after the event PLANS ARE in the pipeline for the construction of a modern toilet facility and drainage systems across the Yelewa Zongo in the Subin Constituency in the Kumasi Metropolis. The positive move ...

17/10/2017 02:07 PM
President Ouattara Decorated With Highest State Award
Ghana 39;s President, Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo has decorated Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara with the highest state honour, The Companion of the Star of Ghana ndash; Honorary Division. The award was presented to the President Ouattara during a State dinner at the International Conference Centre in Accra Monday evening. The Iv ...