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MMDAs should be dissolved on October 7 – Gov’t directs

MMDAs should be dissolved on October 7 – Gov’t directs

Government has directed that Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies across the country as well as their Unit Committees, should be dissolved by Monday, October 7. This is to pave way for the conduct of the upcoming district level elections, according

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Contagious skin infection spreads through communities in Northern East Region

Contagious skin infection spreads through communities in Northern East Region

An outbreak of a contagious skin disease, suspected to be scabies, is spreading rapidly through several communities in the North East Region. The highly contagious skin infection is already thought to have affected over 200 poor families in more than

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Hohoe Municipal Assembly members receive motorbikes

Hohoe Municipal Assembly members receive motorbikes

All 44 members of the Hohoe Municipal Assembly in the Volta Region have taken delivery of Supreme Star branded motorbikes from the Assembly. The members comprise 30 elected and 14 government appointees. Mr Andrews Teddy Ofori, the Hohoe Municipal Chief

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Krachi Youth Appeal to Government for Pontoon, Bridge over Dambai Lake

Krachi Youth Appeal to Government for Pontoon, Bridge over Dambai Lake

President of Krachi Youth Association in the Oti Region, Prosper Boanyah has made a passionate appeal to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Minister of Transport, Kwaku Ofori Asiamah to as matter of urgency provide the people of Dambai and

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Volta DOVVSU Makes Police Officers of Schoolchildren

Volta DOVVSU Makes Police Officers of Schoolchildren

The Volta Regional department of Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) of the Ghana Police Service has organised a day’s sensitisation programme to recruit schoolchildren as watchdogs in their various schools and communities in the fight against Sexual and

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Ghana police is full of criminals – Kennedy Agyapong

Ghana police is full of criminals – Kennedy Agyapong

Outspoken MP for Assin Central, Ken Agyapong, has hit out at the leadership of the Ghana Police and by extension the entire service, describing them as criminals. The leading member of the incumbent NPP visibly upset, made the allegations on

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NAPO apologises for Accra School Placement ‘mess’

NAPO apologises for Accra School Placement ‘mess’

Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has apologized to parents and guardians who endured hardships at the Independence Square in Accra while seeking school placement for their wards. Hundreds of students and parents went through torrid times at the Computerised

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Full gov’t White Paper on Short Commission report

Full gov’t White Paper on Short Commission report

Joy News has obtained a complete copy of government’s White Paper on the Justice Emile Short Commission report following its inquiry into the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-elections. Government in its response said the report failed to address the first and

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Takoradi girls: Third suspect extradited to Ghana to face court

Takoradi girls: Third suspect extradited to Ghana to face court

The third suspect in the case of the four murdered Takoradi girls, Chika Innoidim John, has been extradited to Ghana. The suspect, believed to be part of a cross border criminal gang was until his extradition to Ghana in the

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NDC drags EC to court for failing to provide provisional electoral roll

NDC drags EC to court for failing to provide provisional electoral roll

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has filed a suit against the Electoral Commission (EC) on grounds that the Commission failed to make a copy of the provisional voter register available to the party. The opposition party says the EC’s failure

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