NPA to recall all gas cylinders in Ghana

NPA to recall all gas cylinders in Ghana

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) will be recalling all cylinders in Ghana as part of the Cylinder Re-Circulation Model. At a cabinet meeting on October 12, 2017, President Akufo-Addo on the advice of Cabinet, directed that henceforth the Cylinder Recirculation

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Nigerian buys Schwarzenegger’s car

Nigerian buys Schwarzenegger’s car

A Nigerian man has bought a Bugatti Veyron car owned by Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger, Nigeria’s privately owned Punch news site reports. Obi Okeke, popularly known as Doctor Bugatti, bought the car for $2.5m ( £1.7m) The Bugatti Veyron 2015

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Bantama gang rapists cry in court

Bantama gang rapists cry in court

The Kumasi Circuit Court One has adjourned the case involving five boys who allegedly gang-raped a teenager in Bantama to Wednesday, 7 February 2018. The adjournment was announced after the prosecutor presented some facts to the court presided by Comfort

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Black US lawmakers wear kente cloth to protest Trump’s vulgar comment

Black US lawmakers wear kente cloth to protest Trump’s vulgar comment

As President Trump claimed credit for lower unemployment among African Americans, cameras at Tuesday’s State of the Union cut to members of the Congressional Black Caucus. The members, dressed in West African kente cloth to protest Trump after reports he

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Dome market gutted by fire

Dome market gutted by fire

The Dome Market in Accra, has been gutted by fire. Several properties have so far been razed as the fire spreads through the market. Traders and passersby were seen helplessly capturing the devastation on their mobile phones with virtually no

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Hydroquinone in cosmetic products causes kidney, liver disease – FDA cautions

Hydroquinone in cosmetic products causes kidney, liver disease – FDA cautions

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA), on Tuesday affirmed that the nationwide ban on import and sale of cosmetic products containing hydroquinone chemicals is still in force. It therefore urged the general public to assist the Authority to help rid-off

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Govt shifts Free SHS burden to Scholarship Secretariat

Govt shifts Free SHS burden to Scholarship Secretariat

The government has shifted the cost burden of the direct funding of its free senior high school (SHS) programme to the Scholarship Secretariat. Consequently, the government has reduced its Annual Budget Funding Amount (ABFA) allocation to the programme from GH¢212

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Video: School project at standstill a year after structure collapsed to kill 6 children

Video: School project at standstill a year after structure collapsed to kill 6 children

The District Chief Executive (DCE) of Bremen Jamra has said the Assembly is yet to receive its Common Fund to finish a six-unit classroom project it promised to complete last year. Isaac Odoom said there are many of such projects yet to

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Auditor General disallows ¢5.4 billion in overpaid contracts; recommends prosecutions

Auditor General disallows ¢5.4 billion in overpaid contracts; recommends prosecutions

The Auditor General has uncovered a startling ¢5.4 billion wrongfully paid to contractors and other service providers by officials at the various ministries between 2014-2017. Daniel Dormelevo has since disallowed such payment and has recommended prosecutions of the officials who

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Try it and see – NPP MP dares Minority over ‘parliamentary coup’ against Finance Minister

Try it and see – NPP MP dares Minority over ‘parliamentary coup’ against Finance Minister

The Minority in Parliament has been challenged to trigger a parliamentary procedure that could lead to the sacking of the Finance minister accused of conflict of interest in the $2.5bn bond issuance. Throwing the challenge is New Patriotic Party MP

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