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Two phony pastors remanded over car theft

Source: ghananewsagency.org  Two persons who posed as pastors and allegedly issued a dud cheque to the tune of GH?42,000 to purchase a car in Kumasi, have been remanded into prison custody by a Kumasi Circuit Court. The pleas of Justice Osei and Emmanuel Kwasi Anane, who claim to be car spare parts dealers at Kasoa in the Central Region, were ...

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Man jailed 25 years for impregnating daughter

Source: ghananewsagency.org  Tarkwa circuit court sentenced a 40-year-old auto electrician to 25 years imprisonment in hard labour, for defiling and impregnating his biological daughter. Although the convict, Joseph Abaidoo, denied the charges since prosecution begun in 2015, the court presided by Mr Emmanuel Bart-Plange Brew, found him guilty, and convicted him accordingly. Prosecuting, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Juliana Essel-Dadzie, ...

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Campaigning for Mahama was a bad experience for me – Yaw Ampofo Ankrah

Source: peacefmonline.com  Renowned Ghanaian sports journalist Yaw Ampofo Ankrah has revealed that campaigning for former President Mahama in the 2012 elections was a very “bad experience” for him. According to the former BBC reporter last Saturday on the Vim Talk Show, the experience after he backed Mahama at the polls resulted in name-calling and bad press, an experience he attributed ...

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Ghana’s first private hospital open-heart surgery patient doing great

Source: GNA Less than twelve hours after undergoing an open-heart surgery at the Providence Specialist Hospital in Accra, 61-year-old Anthony Ofori, is making remarkable progress, according to his Intensive Care Unit specialist. The surgery, the first to be performed outside the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, replaced a damaged mitral valve with an artificial one to facilitate blood flow from his ...

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May Day – history, significance

Source: Graphic.com.gh  In recent years, May Day has become known as Labour Day, Workers Day or International Workers Day. A labour festival, marked predominantly with rallies and durbars, is held to honour the military and industrial efforts of workers in various countries. In Ghana, everyone knows that May 1 every year is a statutory public holiday. Many people are also ...

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Pays Tribute to the Late Major General Vib Sanziri

Source : Nana Addo’s Facebook Wall.  On Tuesday, 30th April, 2019,  the president of the Tepublic of Ghana , Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo-Addo visited the family of the late Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri, Ghanaian Head of Mission and Force Commander of the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) Nana Addo described him as a good citizen and fine soldier who ...

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Why NDC may face the wrath of its loyal supporters in 2020

Columnist: K Badu In fact, there is absolutely nothing wrong for political parties to have party precincts or strongholds. Likewise, it is not abominable for individuals to have political party preference, as it is acceptable in even most advanced democracies. But all said and done, unlike the voters in developing countries, the vast majority of voters in the developed countries ...

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Talking Drum: Freeing Aisha Huang, may thunder fire Nana Addo’s government!

Columnist: Solomon Mensah A day before my traveling from Sunyani, the capital of Bono Region, to Accra, I promised myself that I would have a good meal. Being the last born of ten children, I don’t struggle for food whenever I go on a visit in that region. So, I ate bits and pieces of foods that came my way. ...

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