Call to prayer through text messaging improbable – Chief Imam

Call to prayer through text messaging improbable – Chief Imam

Spokesperson for the National Chief Imam, Sheikh Aremeyaw Shaibu, does not appear enthused about the call to prayer through text messaging describing it as unreasonable calls by the Environment, Science, Technology and Innovations Minister on Muslim leaders in the country

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V/R: Police intercept 105 parcels of suspected cannabis

V/R: Police intercept 105 parcels of suspected cannabis

The police have intercepted 105 parcels of compressed dried leaves suspected to be cannabis, also known as Indian hemp, at Penyi near Dzodze in the Volta Region. According to the police, the occupants of the Ford Explorer vehicle with registration

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GPHA, Diamond Cement sign MoU on devt of seaport in VR

GPHA, Diamond Cement sign MoU on devt of seaport in VR

The Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Diamond Cement Limited for the development of a seaport at Kedzi in the Keta municipality in the Volta Region. According to the Director-General of the

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Street children to be rescued; 345 Hot spots identified nationwide

Street children to be rescued; 345 Hot spots identified nationwide

The Department of Social Welfare has identified 345 hot spots across the country where street children and other destitutes are located. The hot spots were identified under a programme dubbed: “Operation Get Off the Streets For Better Life” initiated by

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17 journalists attacked in 15 months: The sad story on safety of journalists in Ghana

17 journalists attacked in 15 months: The sad story on safety of journalists in Ghana

On March 27, 2018, one of Ghana’s budding and fearless journalists, Latif Idris, was brutally beaten to near death at the headquarters of the Ghana Police Service. The journalist, who works with the Multimedia group, was not beaten by thugs.

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CHAG joins quest to unravel cause of death of 9-week-old baby

CHAG joins quest to unravel cause of death of 9-week-old baby

The Catholic Health Services Association of Ghana (CHAG) says it is investigating claims of negligence against doctors of St. Gregory Hospital at Kasoa which caused the death of a nine-week-old baby boy. The Association says it will take disciplinary action against officials

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Acting EPA boss fired

Acting EPA boss fired

The acting Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency, EPA,  Peter Abum-Sarkodie, has been relieved of his post. In a letter signed by the Secretary to the President, Nana Bediatuo Asante, Mr. Abum-Sarkodie was asked to hand over to the

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Residents beat suspected goat thief to a pulp

Residents beat suspected goat thief to a pulp

The suspect was left stripped and with little life in him A young man believed to be in his thirties has been beaten to a pulp by an angry mob at Video 7 near School Junction at Tanokrom in the

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Brides sit exams in wedding gowns

Brides sit exams in wedding gowns

Getting married and sitting university exams are pretty stressful events in anyone’s calendar, so imagine the problem you face when you find they’re both scheduled for the same day. Students Dorcas Atsea and Deborah Atoh decided their only choice was

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Former MASLOC CEO indicted over ‘fraudulent’ deals

Former MASLOC CEO indicted over ‘fraudulent’ deals

A forensic audit by the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO), into the operations of the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) under the Mahama administration, has unearthed a massive corruption scandal at the Centre. Key individuals indicted in the

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