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ECG Is Efficient – ECG Boss

Volta Regional Manager of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), Ing. Joseph Forson has debunked claims by government officials and a section of the public that ECG is inefficient. Mr Forson, who described such reports as erroneous, said “if ECG was inefficient, it would have collapsed many years ago. As far as I am concerned, ECG has a very productive …

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NHIA Owes Donkorkrom Presby Hospital 8 Months Claims

Administrator of the Donkorkrom Presbyterian Hospital in the Afram Plains, Kwaku Fianko Gyan, has lamented the persistent delays in the payment of claims owed them by the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA). According to Mr Fianko Gyan, in the case of the Donkorkrom Prebyterian Hospital, the NHIA has, for the last eight months, been unable to pay claims submitted to …

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Don’t drag me into tribal politics – Agya Koo

Award winning actor, Alex Kofi Adu, popularly known as Agya Koo has cautioned his critics to refrain from dragging him into tribal politics. According to him, the 2016 general elections is about issues but not who is from which tribe and who has insulted which tribe. Agya Koo’s comment follows a demonstration staged by some residents of Odumase Krobo in …

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WOYOME CHEQUE ‘COOKED’- Says Martin Amidu

“I say with all the strength at my disposal that a cheque drawn by Woyome in favour of the Economic and Organized Crime Office, which was not a party to the action or the judgment creditor, cannot be a cheque in part payment of the unconstitutional monies ordered by the Court to be refunded to the Republic,” says former Attorney …

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I’ll seek justice with ‘last drop of my blood’ – Woyome

Embattled businessman, Alfred Agbesi Woyome, has vowed to go to any extent necessary to seek justice in the case against him over the repayment of the controversial GHc51 million judgment debt. Mr. Woyome, who argues that he has been vilified for long, said although he will pay the money, he will “pursue this matter with the last drop of my …

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J.B. Danquah murder: Suspect is a young offender – Defence Counsel

Counsel for Daniel Asiedu, one of the suspects in the murder of J. B Danquah, MP for Abuakwa North, says his client is a young offender and should be accorded special treatment as set out by the law. Mr Augustine Obuor also held that the District court should also compel the state to furnish him with Asiedu’s bone testing report …

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Photo: 7 Year Old Boy Lynched And Burned For Stealing Gari

A seven year old boy has suffered this soul wrenching fate all in the name of this instant justice nonsense a category of Nigerians are conforming to. The photo as shared on Twitter reports the boy was beaten and set on fire for stealing— we cannot tell for a fact what he actually stole as it stands.

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Adabraka Police Chase Pastor

A bench warrant has been issued for the arrest of a self styled pastor by an Accra Circuit Court for issuing a false cheque contrary to section 313(c) of ACT 29/60. Suspect Isaac Affum, who is 37 years is about 5.7 feet tall and is dark in complexion. A statement issued in Accra and signed by Chief Superintendent Kwesi Ofori …

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SC okays Martin Amidu to examine Woyome over GH¢51m payment

The Supreme Court has granted the application by former Attorney General Martin Amidu to examine businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome on how he utilized the GH¢51.2 million judgment debt paid him by the state. The Supreme Court presided by Justice Anim Yeboah ordered that Mr. Woyome appears in Court on oath on Thursday, November 24, 2016 to be examined by Mr. …

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