GNPC buys land for $8m

GNPC buys land for $8m

The Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) has spent an amount of $8.5million to buy a-two-hundred-thousand acre of land located at Takoradi in the Western region. The plot will be used to establish a petroleum hub, according to the company’s work

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Interpol arrests NAM1 in Dubai

Interpol arrests NAM1 in Dubai

Nana Appiah Mensah, the embattled Chief Executive Officer of the now-troubled Menzgold Ghana Limited has been re-arrested in Dubai after he won a case in that country. The Public Relations Officer of Menzgold, Nii Armah Amaterfio told Accra News on

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Ho: Police reminded to introduce themselves before effecting arrests

Ho: Police reminded to introduce themselves before effecting arrests

Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Anthony Danso, Ho Municipal Police Commander, has reminded police officers of the need to introduce themselves and give suspects reasons for arrests before affecting them. He said it was the right of civilians to know

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Kpetoe: Drill for new recruits at Customs Academy sparks outrage

Kpetoe: Drill for new recruits at Customs Academy sparks outrage

A drill for fresh recruits at the Customs Academy at Kpetoe in the Volta Region, has sparked outrage on social media. A video circulating on the platform in which the new recruits are seen being taken through a physically demanding training

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President Akufo-Addo begins tour of new regions on Wednesday

President Akufo-Addo begins tour of new regions on Wednesday

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will start a five-day tour of some of the new regions on Wednesday, April 10, to gain first-hand knowledge of their development challenges, inspect ongoing projects and commission completed ones. The regions to be toured

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Ghana likely to lose fish stock next year if…Scientist warns

Ghana likely to lose fish stock next year if…Scientist warns

Ghana is facing imminent fish stock depletion unless something drastic is done to save the industry, scientist, Prof. Kobbina Yankson has cautioned. According to the Chairman for Scientific and Technical Working Group for Ghana Sustainable Fisheries Management Project (SFMP), the

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Court cases to be heard through Skype-judge reveals

Court cases to be heard through Skype-judge reveals

An Accra High Court judge, Justice Alexander Osei Tutu is calling on Ghanaians to accept the introduction of a paperless system, which is popularly known as E-justice, into the operations of the judiciary. He said this will enable effective running

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Woman, 23, throws son into well at Somanya

Woman, 23, throws son into well at Somanya

A 23-year-old woman, Rita Dede has callously dumped her 5-year-old son into a well at Somanya in the Eastern Region because the boy’s father has refused to take care of him. The incident which occurred at Ogorme a suburb of

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Sixty women farmers trained in tractor operation

Sixty women farmers trained in tractor operation

Mr George Oduro, a Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, in-charge of Horticulture, has opened a 15-week capacity building for 60 women in commercial farming. The women, selected from across the country, are being trained in tractor operation, maintenance and

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Shaw own goal gives Barcelona advantage over Man Utd

Shaw own goal gives Barcelona advantage over Man Utd

Manchester United must produce another unlikely Champions League comeback to keep their hopes alive after Barcelona left Old Trafford with a slender advantage following the quarter-final first leg. Barcelona, with superstar Lionel Messi quiet by his standards, were nowhere near

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