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3 Snakes Found In Kumasi Bus

Some of the people who rushed to catch a glimpse of the snakes Drivers and passengers at the Neoplan Station in Kumasi were terrified when it emerged that three species of snake, measuring about a metre long, were on board a bus from Accra to Kumasi on Thursday. The bus, with registration number GT 2584-16, was grounded when baggage handlers …

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Kofi Adams’ Case Defective – Obiri Boahen

Nana Obiri Boahen, Deputy General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has filed a motion at the high court seeking to dismiss the defamation suit brought against him by Kofi Adams, National Organizer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). According to him, the entire writ of summons and the accompanying statement of case do not disclose any cause of …

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The President Is In A Hurry

President Nana Akufo-Addo is in a hurry. He said so himself when he was speaking to the nation through their representatives as a guest of Parliament. We have no cause to dispute his eagerness for a cruising speed, as he commences dealing with the promises he made to his compatriots. It was an election, which the usual rigging machinery was …

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NPP to celebrate Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey

The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) will tomorrow, Monday 20th March 2017, mark the one year passing of their former National Chairman, Mr. Jake Otanka Obetsebi-Lamptey. The former National Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) passed away on Sunday, March 20th, 2016 in London. The Ag. General Secretary of the party, John Boadu explained that, “Jake’s contribution to the …

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Chilling story: Houseboy hacks his boss to death at Ofankor

UA house boy, Kofi Asante has been arrested by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Police Service after it emerged that he’d killed his boss, Samuel Kwabena Opoku, 60, who’s resident in the United Kingdom. There had been news on social media and on radio announcing the disappearance of the deceased after his family members couldn’t hear from him …

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Adina salt factory shut down over attacks

The Kessington Salt Factory operating in the Volta region town of Adina has been asked to suspend its operations. The directive by the Ketu South Municipal Assembly, comes in the wake of a violent protest against the India company by some residents, last Wednesday, which resulted in the death of one person with scores injured. Mr. Emmanuel Bedzrah, the MP …

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Gh¢700 debt denies Tumu residents water

Residents of Tumu have been without water for the past six months due to a debt owed the Volta River Authority by the Water Board in that town. The debt which accrued over a period of two years is making it difficult for the board to purchase power to enable it pump water to their customers. According to some residents …

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Kintampo accident purely natural – Tourism boss

The Bono Ahafo regional Tourism Manager, Joseph Appiagyei, said Monday that the debilitating accident that occurred over the weekend at the Kintampo Waterfalls is purely natural. “Yesterday’s incidence can be said to be a natural disaster. It is not anything that anybody can predict,” he upheld on the Morning Starr. Nineteen persons on Sunday were confirmed dead at the Kintampo …

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Vodafone announces merger with Idea Cellular

UK telecoms giant Vodafone has merged its Indian business with Idea Cellular, India’s third-largest network, to create the country’s largest operator. The combined company will have almost 400 million customers, accounting for 35% of the market share, the firms said in a statement. The announcement ends months of speculation over an impending deal. Analysts say the merger was to fend …

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