News Headlines
Home » Author Archives: admin (page 1720)

Author Archives: admin

The South African detective leading Oscar Pistorius’ murder investigation is facing murder charges of his own!

The South African detective leading Oscar Pistorius’ murder investigation is facing murder charges of his own. Authorities said Thursday that Detective Hilton Botha has been charged with seven counts of attempted murder in connection with allegedly firing at a vehicle he was trying to stop. The charges related to the 2011 incident had been provisionally withdrawn, but police say they ...

Read More »

OPEN LETTER TO PRESIDENT JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA:

STOP THE POLICE HARASSMENT AND INTIMIDATION IN ANLO.   I, the undersigned, on behalf of my dismayed and aggrieved relations and for the sake of good governance in Ghana and peace in Anlo in particular,  has been compelled to bring to your attention the ongoing misuse of the security forces to protect and promote the illegal activities of the impostor ...

Read More »

Chicago Political Icon Pleads Guilty!

WASHINGTON — Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) pleaded guilty in a federal courtroom Wednesday morning to using campaign funds to purchase an array of personal items including Bruce Lee memorabilia, a $43,000 Rolex watch and a mink cashmere cape. He pleaded guilty to conspiracy before U.S. District Judge Robert L. Wilkins. His wife, Sandra Jackson, who resigned from her ...

Read More »

Ghana Police is bias…NPP

Samuel Awuku has accused the police of unfairness over their decision to allow a pro-government group to embark on a demonstration after thwarting a similar action by a separate group weeks ago. The deputy communication director of the opposition NPP insists the police have continuously offered flimsy excuses in preventing demonstrations by opposition groups — a situation he described as ...

Read More »

Pistorius’s Story On His Girfriend’s Shooting Challenged, Bail Decision Pending.

PRETORIA — Lawyers have concluded their arguments in the bail hearing of South African Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius, who is charged with murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp. The prosecution says Pistorius, a double amputee athlete, committed pre-meditated murder, while the defense maintains he thought he was shooting a burglar. The day in court ended ...

Read More »

President cannot dissolve BOG Board

The Fast Track High Court has declared that it was unlawful for the President of the Republic to dissolve the board of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) before the board had served its full term. Giving its judgement in a suit instituted against the Attorney-General and the Governor of the BoG by Mr Sam Okudzeto over the dissolution of the ...

Read More »

Maiden Citizens ALERT! Forum Tackles GHC50,000 Rent Advance Payment To MPs

  The maiden Citizens ALERT! Forum lived up to its billing in its uncompromising treatment of the recent GHC50,000 per member rent advance paid to Members of Parliament. The Forum described the payments as scandalous, illegal, and inconsiderate. The Forum was held on Tuesday, 12 February, 2013, at the Ghana International Press Centre with massive media presence and public attendance. ...

Read More »

4 dead in California shooting spree

TUSTIN, Calif. — A young man shot a woman to death in a home early Tuesday then went on a spree of carjackings and random shootings across Orange County that left two more people dead and three others wounded before the gunman killed himself, authorities said. Many more victims were shot at but unhurt, Tustin Lt. Paul Garaven said. The gunman ...

Read More »