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Harassing ex-gov’t officials for state assets wrong – Pelpuo

The Member of Parliament for Wa Central, Rashid Pelpuo, has described as wrong the continuous harassment of ex-government officials believed to have in their possession state properties. The home of the National Organiser of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kofi Adams, was raided on February 1 by men believed to be operatives of the National Security and the Driver …

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State Attorney collapses after walking to court

A State Attorney, Rebecca Aryitey-Smith, Monday morning collapsed at the Criminal Court 4 after she is said to have walked from her office – the Attorney General’s Department – to the law court complex due to unavailability of a vehicle at the department. Justice Charles Edward Ekow Baiden’s court was sitting when the incident happened, according to Starr News’ Court …

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Breakdown of 3k recruits sacked from Police Training schs

At least three thousand Police recruits in Police training Schools across the country have been expelled for failing to meet required academic qualifications and also presenting false documents to be enrolled in their respective training institutions. The Inspector General of Police , COP David Asante Apietu gave the directive in a letter signed by the Director General of Police in …

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Flagstaff House Now Jubilee House

The name ‘Flagstaff House,’ Ghana’s seat of government, appears to have been changed to ‘Jubilee House’ by the Akufo-Addo-led New Patriotic Party (NPP) government. Recent correspondences personally signed by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo indicated ‘Jubilee House’ instead of ‘Flagstaff House.’ There has always been a tussle between the current NPP administration and the former National Democratic Congress (NDC) government …

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Kofi Adams Car Stolen Says Obiri Boahen

It’s gradually turning out that some of the vehicles seized from the residence of the National Organizer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kofi Adams, belong to the state. According to Nana Obiri Boahen, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) deputy General Secretary, most of the vehicles were “stolen from government,” their chassis numbers changed and sold to Kofi Adams. …

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School collapse: PHOTOS: 6 Kids buried

The six victims of the school building collapse in Breman Jamera in the Odoben-Brakwa District of the Central Region have been laid to rest. The solemn ceremony took place on Thurdsay in the town which was enveloped in grief following the demise of the children in such unfortunate manner.Four of the deceased who are kindergarten kids were buried together in …

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Otiko Djaba to be approved by majority decision

The nomination of Ms. Otiko Afisa Djaba as Minister designated to the Gender, Children and Social Protection Ministry is expected to face stiff opposition from the Minority NDC Caucus as the House as the House resumes sittings on Friday. Six nominees, according to the Third Report of the Appointments Committee, have by consensus from both Majority and Minority Members on …

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Don’t target me…I haven’t stolen state car – Ade Coker to govt

The Greater Accra Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Ade Coker has said he’ll be a wrong target if indeed government has planned to storm his residence and sieze his cars in search of stolen state vehicles. His comment comes in the wake of the incident where 15 AK 47 wielding soldiers and National Security operatives reportedly stormed …

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Bawumia ‘Weeps’ As Aide’s Burial Nears

Vice president Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has confessed he is still struggling to come to terms with the death of his press aide Kwabena Boadu a few days going into the 2016 elections. “It’s very difficult to talk about Kwabena Boadu in the past tense… because it’s a situation that I’m still trying to come to terms with,” Dr. Bawumia sobbed …

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