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Over 300 Rendered Homeless In Axim

Most parts of Axim, the capital of the Nzema East Municipality of the Western Region, were devastated by heavy flood after torrential rains that lasted for hours last Saturday. The ancient fishing community was submerged by the rains, flooding homes and displaying hundreds of residents in some of the communities in the municipality. About 300 residents in Akyinim and Botukule, …

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‘I don’t engage in personal insults’ – Jon Benjamin

The outgoing British High Commissioner to Ghana , Jon Benjamin has said he has never “insulted” critics who have slammed him for commenting on local issues. Jon Benjamin, who is very active on social media especially Twitter, has come under intense criticism for commenting on issues many say are beyond his jurisdiction. One of tweets which appeared to be mocking …

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Police Donate GH¢10,000 To Family Of Killed Cop

The Northern Regional Police Command has made a donation of GH¢10,000 to the family of the police officer who was reportedly shot by personnel of a (police) patrol team on grounds of mistaken identity on the Kintampo-Tamale Highway. The officer, Lance Corporal Sampson Yaw Arthur, is said to have been escorting a Metro Mass Transit bus with registration number GE …

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MP Rescues BECE Candidates

Member of Parliament (MP) for Agona East Constituency in the Central Region, Queenstar Maame Pokuah Sawyerr, has once again fulfilled her promise of continuously help students, especially Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) candidates, in her constituency. The immediate-past Deputy Central Regional Minister donated educational materials like sets of Mathematical instruments to all the candidates who sat for the just-ended BECE …

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We want to see Kumasi clean – Delta Force

Members of Delta Force, a vigilante group affiliated with the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) which in recent times has become popular for the wrong reasons, have demonstrated that they can channel their energies to a good course as they’ve embarked on a clean up exercise in Kumasi in the Ashanti region. The group has in the past two weeks …

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Mahama’s killing: We’re healing of our painful memories – Family

Family of the slain soldier, Major Maxwell Adam Mahama says they are snapping out of their misery and healing gradually with the painful death of the late Army Officer. According to them, the agony that filled their hearts with the shock of the death of Major Mahama in the beginning is easing as the days go by. “Things have improved …

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Ex military officer, 8 others arrested for dealing in narcotics

Eight persons including an ex military officer have been arrested for dealing narcotics. ASP Joseph Benefo Darkwah, the Public Relations Officer (PRO) of the Tema Regional Police Command, made this revelation at a press briefing at the Tema Regional Police Headquarters. He said the Regional Command arrested 9 persons, including an ex-military officer, suspected to be dealing in narcotics. Warrant …

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Principal of Tepa Nursing College fingured in GHȻ10m fraud

The Principal of the Tepa Nursing and Midwifery training college in the Ahafo Ano North of the Ashanti region, Ms. Victoria Amoah and an accountant Asamoah Richard have been involved in an alleged massive GHȻ9, 247,800 admission fraud. The two administrative members allegedly used fake receipts and invoices to milk the government institution during every admission year, according to investigations …

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Ketu South: Displaced tidal waves victims put up in classrooms

The over 1000 victims of Sunday’s tidal waves which rocked some coastal communities in the Ketu South municipality of the Volta region have been put up in school buildings. The victims, who are residents of some fishing communities sandwiched between the sea and the lagoon, had their homes submerged by the sea water when the high tides broke banks Sunday …

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