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Parliament vets Justice Mariama Owusu to the Supreme Court

The Appointments Committee of Parliament has begun vetting three female Appeals Court justices promoted to the Supreme Court by President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. Justice Mariama Owusu, Justice Gertrude Tokornoo and Justice Avril Lovelace-Johnson will replace Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo, Justice Vida Akoto

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42% of Ghanaians indecisive ahead of 2020 elections – Afrobarometer report

42% of Ghanaians indecisive ahead of 2020 elections – Afrobarometer report

The latest Afrobarometer report by the Center for Democratic Development (CDD) indicates that four out of 10 Ghanaians are unsure of voting for any political party in the 2020 elections. The report also showed that the percentage is the highest

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Don’t bath your teenage girls – DOVSSU cautions fathers

Don’t bath your teenage girls – DOVSSU cautions fathers

Superintendent Sophia Eva Anim, of the Madina Office of the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit (DOVSSU) of the Ghana Police Service, has cautioned fathers to refrain from bathing their teenage daughters since it amounts to sexual abuse. She said

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Kasoa: Court remands police officers over civilian murder at drinking spot

Kasoa: Court remands police officers over civilian murder at drinking spot

The Kasoa Ofaakor Magistrate Court presided over by Her Honour Afua Owusuaa Appiah has remanded into police custody, Corporal Samuel Boamah and Lance Corporal Issifu Tahiru over their involvement in the killing of a 21-year-old boy at a drinking spot

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Sudan ‘to pay Kenya and Tanzania terror victims’

Sudan ‘to pay Kenya and Tanzania terror victims’

Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok has just concluded his first US visitImage caption: Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok has just concluded his first US visit Sudan has promised to pay compensation to families of victims of the 1998 US embassies

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Anger in Ghana over ‘snub’ by US rapper Cardi B

Anger in Ghana over ‘snub’ by US rapper Cardi B

Getty ImagesCopyright: Getty Images Cardi B is America’s most famous female rapper right nowImage caption: Cardi B is America’s most famous female rapper right now There is furore in Ghana after American rapper Cardi B failed to meet local celebrities

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Santrokofi and Akpafu Traditional Councils petition government to situate SALL District capital at Santrokofi Gbodome

Santrokofi and Akpafu Traditional Councils petition government to situate SALL District capital at Santrokofi Gbodome

  The Santrokofi and Akpafu Traditional councils have jointly petitioned government to situate the capital of the proposed Santrokofi, Akpafu, Lolobi and Likpe (SALL) District in the Oti region at Santrokofi Gbodome. Addressing a press conference at Santrokofi Gbodome yesterday,

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Bawumia lists 87 major NPP achievements

Bawumia lists 87 major NPP achievements

The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has challenged the opposition NDC to a show of records in office to enable Ghanaians judge who has met their aspirations the most. Vice President Bawumia is convinced that when pushed to a debate

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Girls in rural areas forced to exchange sex for sanitary pads

Girls in rural areas forced to exchange sex for sanitary pads

Accessing Menstrual Management Products in rural parts of Ghana is still a challenge forcing many teenage girls to sometimes exchange sex for Sanitary pads. The high prevalence of poverty in rural parts of Ghana continues to worsen the plight of

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Teachers begin strike today over unpaid salaries

Teachers begin strike today over unpaid salaries

Teachers across the country’s public schools are this morning beginning a strike to demand payment of their salary arrears. Three unions, the Ghana National Association of Teachers(GNAT), the National Association of Graduate Teachers(NAGRAT) and the Coalition of Concerned Teachers(CCT) had

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