IDEG urges government to set up District Development Fund

IDEG urges government to set up District Development Fund

Mr Kwesi Jonah, a Senior Research Fellow, Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG), has encouraged government to set up a District Development Fund (DDF) and an Urban Development Grant (UDG) to sustain local Assemblies under proposed local governance reform. He said

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Small Arms Commission destroys illegal weapons

Small Arms Commission destroys illegal weapons

Mr Ambrose Dery, the Minister of the Interior, has said the proliferation of small arms, particularly, in wrong and unauthorised hands could undermine the peace being enjoyed by the nation. He said it is important that Ghanaians did not take

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“Mysterious death” toll hits 16 as three siblings die in Tema Newtown

“Mysterious death” toll hits 16 as three siblings die in Tema Newtown

A family in Tema Newtown is still in shock following the mysterious deaths of three of their kins. The three, a woman and two men are part of 16 people who died mysteriously following an alleged curse invoked on the

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KIA’s Terminal One to be used to service private jets

KIA’s Terminal One to be used to service private jets

Kotoka International Airport’s Terminal One will soon be used for the servicing of private jets, the Managing Director of the Ghana Airports Company has said. John Attafuah says the Ghana Airports Company has issued a license for a fixed based

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Parliament suspends RTI Bill for the second time

Parliament suspends RTI Bill for the second time

Parliament has for the second time in five sitting days suspended the consideration of the Right to Information (RTI) Bill for lack of a quorum. Coincidentally, it was the same legislator, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP)

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Asiedu Nketia slapped with ¢15m suit

Asiedu Nketia slapped with ¢15m suit

The Board Chairman of the Audit Service, Prof Edward Dua-Agyeman, has dragged the National Democratic Congress (NDC) General Secretary, Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, to court for defamation. The defamatory suit is in connection with Asiedu Nketiah’s comments he made onradio which Prof

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Zanetor running mate story false – Mahama

Zanetor running mate story false – Mahama

Former president John Mahama has described as false, some news reports claiming he has settled on former president Jerry John Rawlings’ daughter, Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings, who is also the member of Parliament for Klottey Korle, to be his running mate for

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Bank collapse: EOCO must go after Ofori-Atta, BoG Governor, SEC D-G – Adongo

Bank collapse: EOCO must go after Ofori-Atta, BoG Governor, SEC D-G – Adongo

Bolgatanga Central MP, Isaac Adongo, has called on the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) to investigate and prosecute Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, Bank of Ghana Governor Dr. Ernest Y. Addison, and the Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission

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Kumawood actor Blinkz stabbed to death

Kumawood actor Blinkz stabbed to death

Kumawood actor, Abass Nurudeen, popularly kwown as Blinkz, has been stabbed to death.The stabbing happened during a fight on Wednesday, 7 November 2018 at Asawase in the Ashanti Region.He is known for his villain roles in Kumawood movies.Source: Ghana/ClassFMonline.com/91.3FM

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Tema cops gun down murderer freed through ‘Justice For All’ prog.

Tema cops gun down murderer freed through ‘Justice For All’ prog.

The Ashaiman District Police Command has gunned down an armed robber, Ibrahim Shaban, 26, who was released from jail about a month ago through the ‘Justice For All’ programme.He had been jailed for murder and robbery.According to a statement issued

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