Name those you accuse – Dr. Akwetey tells ‘undermined’ Special Prosecutor

Name those you accuse – Dr. Akwetey tells ‘undermined’ Special Prosecutor

The Executive Director Institute of Democratic Governance (IDEG), Dr Emmanuel Akwetey has charged the Special Prosecutor to name public officials he has accused of frustrating the fight against corruption. “We have to know which individuals are subverting to have the public service sanction system deal with

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Wa regional hospital boss sacked

Wa regional hospital boss sacked

The Ghana Health Service has sacked its Wa regional hospital medical director Dr. Barnabas Naa Gandau over misappropriation and misapplication of funds. A letter dated July 9, 2019 also faulted the head of finance at the largest hospital in the

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GHS to administer new anti-malaria drug to children

GHS to administer new anti-malaria drug to children

The Northern Regional Directorate of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) will from next week, July 22 to July 28, undertake a mass administration of a new anti-malaria drug to children in the region. A total of 68,983 children between the

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NDC chair leaves post to contest Keta seat

NDC chair leaves post to contest Keta seat

Djokoto, has resigned his position to contest the constituency’s parliamentary seat. Dr. Djokoto was joined by several of his supporters to file his forms to contest the Keta primaries on Thursday.                 Top

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Anti-GMO groups to call foreign witnesses in GMO court case

Anti-GMO groups to call foreign witnesses in GMO court case

The High Court hearing the case seeking to delegitimize plans to commercialize GMOs in Ghana has adjourned sitting for the next three months to allow the plaintiffs ample time to secure foreign witnesses to testify. According to the lawyer for

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Parliament: Sports Minister summoned to explain poor AFCON showing

Parliament: Sports Minister summoned to explain poor AFCON showing

Youth and Sports Minister, Isaac Kwame Asiamah, will appear before Parliament next week to answer questions relating to Ghana’s poor performance at the AFCON 2019. Majority Leader, Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu, announced Friday that Mr Asiamah will be in the

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US shoots down Iranian drone

US shoots down Iranian drone

Tension is heightening between Washington and Tehran. The United States shot down an Iranian drone on Thursday over the Strait of Hormuz, located between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. According to US President Donald Trump, the Iranian

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Indian man hasn’t cut or washed his hair in 40 years

Indian man hasn’t cut or washed his hair in 40 years

A 63-year-old man in India who hasn’t cut or washed his hair in over 40 years has to keep his tangled 6-foot-long locks wrapped in a headcloth just to walk around without stepping on them. Sakal Dev Tuddu, a resident

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Police Hospital authorities search for patient Nana Sewa’s relatives

Police Hospital authorities search for patient Nana Sewa’s relatives

Authorities at the Ghana Police Hospital at Cantonments, Accra, are looking for the relatives of a 67-year-old woman Nana Sewa also known as Maame Serwaa, who has been on admission since July 15. Hospital authorities say Nana Sewa who is

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Forestry Commission bans hunting, capturing of wild animals

Forestry Commission bans hunting, capturing of wild animals

The Wildlife Division of the Forestry Commission has announced a ban on hunting and capturing of wild animals, which is referred to as “Close Season,” beginning August 1 to December 1, 2019. The move is among measures used to regulate

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