PDS suspends load sheddingPDS suspends load shedding

PDS suspends load sheddingPDS suspends load shedding

The Power Distribution Service has suspended its load shedding porgramme announced on Friday. The power distributor had released a timetable detailing when the power outages which affected eight regions – Volta, Oti, Western, Western North, Greater Accra; including Tema, Ashanti,

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CID Boss, Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah promoted to COP rank

CID Boss, Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah promoted to COP rank

The Director-General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID), Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP), Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah, has been promoted to the rank of Commissioner of Police (COP). Six other Deputy Commissioners of Police (DCOP) including Mr George Tuffuor, Director-General

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Police allegedly broker ¢1K compensation for 11-year-old defiled by 2 men

Police allegedly broker ¢1K compensation for 11-year-old defiled by 2 men

A middle-aged widow is seeking justice for her 11-year-old daughter who was allegedly defiled in turns, by two men at Antoa-Ahodwo in Ashanti Region. The victim is currently on admission at Suntreso Government Hospital in Kumasi where she underwent minor

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PDS releases list of areas to experience power outages on Saturday

PDS releases list of areas to experience power outages on Saturday

The Power Distribution Services Ghana Limited has released a list of areas throughout the country that will experience power outages on Saturday, April 6. Those areas include parts of the Volta, Central, Western, Greater Accra, Tema and Eastern regions. In Accra, parts

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Abortion doctor arrested

Abortion doctor arrested

A 45-year-old man who carried himself as a medical doctor and allegedly engaged in illegal abortion has been arrested by the Police at Esreso in the Bosomtwi District of the Ashanti region. Samuel Boateng popularly known as ‘Abortion Doctor’, is said

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Six regions to be without electricity for 12 hours Friday

Six regions to be without electricity for 12 hours Friday

Electricity supply to parts of six regions across the country will be cut off for 12 hours Friday as part of an on-going load shedding management by the Power Distribution Services (PDS) Ghana Limited. A timetable issued Friday morning by

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Farmer remanded for stealing MCE’s lamp holder

Farmer remanded for stealing MCE’s lamp holder

The Hohoe Magistrate Court has remanded a 28-year-old farmer into police custody for unlawful entry and stealing items worth GH¢320.00 from the bungalow of Mr. Andrews Teddy Ofori, the Hohoe Municipal Chief Executive. Michael Lodo pleaded not guilty and will

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GCB records GH¢323million profit

GCB records GH¢323million profit

GCB Bank Limited, last year, recorded a net profit of GH¢323.13 million, thus posting a significantly improved bottom line. This translates into growth of GH¢ 110.42 million over the GH¢212.72 million recorded in the 2017 financial year. A statement issued

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Biakoye to pursue revenue defaulters

Biakoye to pursue revenue defaulters

The Biakoye District Assembly is to embark on a special campaign to rake in more local revenue to develop the District. Madam Comfort Atta, the District Chief Executive, told a social auditing forum at Nkonya Ntumda that the District had

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KNUST students make sanitary pads from banana stem

KNUST students make sanitary pads from banana stem

Human Rights Watch studies reveal one in ten girls in Africa skip school during menstruation because they cannot afford sanitary pad. The risk of some dropping out is also high, with the high levels poverty especially in rural communities. There

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