25 year-old woman murdered at Sepase

25 year-old woman murdered at Sepase

A 25-year-old woman has allegedly been murdered at Sepase, near Abuakwa in the Ashanti Region. Fair in complexion and identified as Obaa Yaa, the woman was found dead in an uncompleted building last Sunday morning. It was unclear what might

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GAS petitions Fisheries Ministry to ban importation of tilapia

GAS petitions Fisheries Ministry to ban importation of tilapia

The Ghana Aquaculture Stakeholders (GAS) has petitioned the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MOFAD), to take immediate action to safeguard aquaculture business activities by banning the importation of tilapia and illegal activities on the Volta Lake. According to the

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Chief declares war on illegal chainsaw operators

Chief declares war on illegal chainsaw operators

Nana Addai Munumkum, chief of Botokrom in the Berekum west District of the Bono region has declared war on illegal chainsaw operators on their land. According to the chief who says he has the backing of his people, illegal chainsaw

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Armed robbers kill Trotro driver

Armed robbers kill Trotro driver

A 36-year-old driver was shot and killed after four suspected armed robbers attacked his commercial vehicle at Ekumfi-Ekrowful on the Ajumako-Accra road in the Central Region. The belongings of passengers were also stolen by the robbers. The incident happened last

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Passengers stranded as Dambai Ferry breaks down

Passengers stranded as Dambai Ferry breaks down

The ferry transporting passengers and their goods on the River Oti to Accra has broken down at Dambai, the capital of Oti region. It is said to have developed an engine fault leading to growing frustration among dozens of passengers

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Photo of the Week: How GFA official caught ‘age-cheating’ footballer

Photo of the Week: How GFA official caught ‘age-cheating’ footballer

Officials of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), busted an alleged overaged boy who presented himself as 14 years old when the officials were scouting for talents for the national U-15 team. His looks drew suspicion because he looked huge in stature

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Today in 2004: Rawlings denies beating up Bongo DCE

Today in 2004: Rawlings denies beating up Bongo DCE

In 2004, Former President Jerry John Rawlings was accused of beating-up the DCE of Bongo, Clement Apikiya. He denied the accusation stating that he only held his shoulder because he was being irresponsible. According to reports, the District Chief Executive

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Auditor-General vs EOCO: CDD, GII, 19 others back Domelevo

Auditor-General vs EOCO: CDD, GII, 19 others back Domelevo

Twenty-one civil society organisations have backed outspoken Auditor-General, Daniel Domelevo amid a controversial investigation by the Economic and Organised Crime Office. The Ghana Integrity Initiative, the local chapter of Transparency International, the Centre for Democratic Development (CDD), Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition

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It’s “ridiculous, preposterous” – Mogtari on claims Mahama jilted Otiko

It’s “ridiculous, preposterous” – Mogtari on claims Mahama jilted Otiko

    Otiko Djaba and John Mahama Rumours that former President John Mahama jilted Ms Otiko Afisa Djaba, to whom he was allegedly meant to have settled down with per an arranged family marriage in accordance to Gonja custom, are

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Emirates unprofessional; discrimination against ‘Di Asa’ winner “unacceptable” – Organisers

Emirates unprofessional; discrimination against ‘Di Asa’ winner “unacceptable” – Organisers

PM The organisers of Accra-based Atinka TV’s plus size women’s reality show ‘Di Asa’ have said that Emirates Airline was unprofessional and discriminatory by refusing the purchase of a double seat for the 2019 winner of the show, Precious Mensah,

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