Jailed elite get pardoned, plantain thieves serve full time – Amidu

Jailed elite get pardoned, plantain thieves serve full time – Amidu

Special Prosecutor, Mr Martin Amidu, has called on Ghanaian leaders to end the practice of freeing the elite who spend short terms in jail after being convicted for corrupt practices while individuals jailed for misdemeanours rot in prisons for years.

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Police burn 1,000 bags of wee

Police burn 1,000 bags of wee

About 1,000 bags of Cannabis known in local parlance as ‘Wee’ have been burnt in the Ashanti Region upon the directive of a court. The bags of ‘Wee’ were part of exhibits marked for destruction after completion of cases. In

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Drop ‘satanic’ sex education programme – Chief Imam

Drop ‘satanic’ sex education programme – Chief Imam

The National Chief Imam Sheikh Dr. Osmanu Nuhu Sharubutu has described the controversial Comprehensive Sexuality Education curriculum. According to him, Islamic teachings do not tolerate the exposure of children below age 10 to sex education. “We would like to state

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Arrest money doublers on TV

Arrest money doublers on TV

The Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has called on the Bank of Ghana to take swift action on persons who are advertising on some television stations that they have the ability to double money for their clients. He has

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Vice-President’s office sacks staff who sued NPP

Vice-President’s office sacks staff who sued NPP

An aggrieved New Patriotic Party (NPP) parliamentary aspirant in the Asawase constituency, Manaf Ibrahim, has been relieved of his post as Director of Political Affairs at the Vice President’s office.  Mr Ibrahim secured an interim injunction from the Kumasi High Court to

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Comprehensive Sexuality Education has not been approved – Education Ministry declares

Comprehensive Sexuality Education has not been approved – Education Ministry declares

Education Minister Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh, has said the government has not approved the Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) document for use by teachers in basic schools. “The Ministry would like to state categorically that…the curriculum framework for KG-P6 that has

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Saudi King bodyguard shot dead by friend

Saudi King bodyguard shot dead by friend

BODYGUARD- Gen Fagham (behind the Saudi king) was well-known in Saudi Arabia The bodyguard of Saudi King Salman has been killed by one of his friends after a “personal dispute”, authorities say. Gen Abdel Aziz al-Fagham was visiting a friend

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Brazilian ex-prosecutor admits plan to kill judge

Brazilian ex-prosecutor admits plan to kill judge

A judge in Brazil has issued a restraining order against a former attorney general after he admitted carrying a gun inside the Supreme Court to kill one of the justices. Rodrigo Janot served as chief public prosecutor for four years

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MASLOC boss faces legal action over rickshaws

MASLOC boss faces legal action over rickshaws

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) Ghana, under the Office of the President, Mr Stephen Amoah, faces legal action following an advertisement he allegedly caused to be published in the Wednesday, September 25,

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Comprehensive Sexuality Education subject is satanic – Prof. Frimpong-Manso

Comprehensive Sexuality Education subject is satanic – Prof. Frimpong-Manso

The General Superintendent of the Assemblies of God Church Ghana, Rev. Prof. Paul Frimpong Manso has described as satanic, a move by the Ghana Education Service to introduce a sex education programme in basic schools across the country. According to

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