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Decommission obsolete machines at Tema Shipyard – EPA orders

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has ordered immediate decommissioning of obsolete and inoperative machinery at the PSC Tema Shipyard Limited. Dr Henry Kwabena Kokofu, EPA Executive Director, gave the orders during a working visit with other officials to the facility in Tema. He said the equipment were huge and could …

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Ghana Publishers Association launches 45th anniversary

The Ghana Publishers Association (GPA) on Wednesday launched its 45th anniversary with a call on the government, financial institutions and lovers of literacy development to invest in the publishing industry. Mr Asare Konadu Yamoah, the President, GPA, speaking on a virtual platform on the contributions of the Association to national …

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Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition calls for fair hearing for Domelevo

The Ghana Anti-Corruption Coalition (GACC), has urged the President to set-up a Commission of Inquiry to investigate allegations levelled against Mr Daniel Yao Domelevo, Auditor General by the Board Chair of the Ghana Auditor Service. Mrs Beauty Emefa Narteh, the Executive Secretary of the GACC said Ghanaians deserved to know …

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Ghana Supreme Court upholds Akufo-Addo electoral victory

The Supreme Court of Ghana Thursday upheld the electoral victory of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in last December’s presidential polls. The Court in a unanimous decision said the petition brought before it by the candidate of the National Democratic Congress in the December 7, 2020 elections, John Dramani Mahama, …

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Your records indicate you retired last June – President to Domelovo  

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has retired Mr Yaw Domelovo, the Auditor – General from Audit Service following information from the Board of the Audit Service that he reached the compulsory retirement age of 60 on June 1, 2020. A statement issued by Office of the President, on Wednesday, and …

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Fake policeman and accomplice remanded for defrauding 51 people over jobs

A Cape Coast Circuit Court has remanded into prison custody, one Albert Bruce 26, unemployed, who posed as a police officer to dupe 51 people to the tune of GH¢147,000.00 under the pretext of securing them jobs in the public sector. He pleaded guilty to defrauding by false pretenses and …

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Dracula, a notorious armed robber’s jail term increases to 90 years

Prince Adu, also known as Dracula, a notorious armed robber, who was jailed to a cumulative 63 years by a Ho Circuit Court for three robbery offences, has his jail term increased to 90 years, when the court sentenced him to an additional 27 years in hard labour for similar …

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Criticise our decisions but don’t malign us – Judiciary tells media

The Judiciary on Wednesday said it welcomes constructive criticisms from the media but they should be devoid of insults. Justice Yonni Kulendi, a Justice of the Supreme Court, said the judges had no problem with the media criticising their decisions but those criticism must be constructive and devoid of personality …

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Harriet Thompson appointed British High Commissioner to Ghana

Madam Harriet Thompson has been appointed the new British High Commissioner to Ghana and the non-resident British High Commissioner to Benin. A statement issued by the United Kingdom (UK) Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, made available to the Ghana News Agency, said Madam Thompson would succeed Mr Iain Walker, who …

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Falsification of COVID-19 test results untrue – Noguchi

The Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) has described as untrue the alleged falsification of COVID-19 test results by the Institute. One Kofi Acheampong alleged on social media in January this year that the Institute was engaged in falsifying COVID-19 test results. The Institute said although Acheampong’s positive results …

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