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Ghana Audit Service hosts Chinese delegation

The Ghana Audit Service is hosting a six-member team from the China National Audit Office in an effort aimed at deepening the relationship between them. The two-day visit would enable the Chinese to interact with their Ghanaian counterparts on how annual audits are planned and undertake training practices. Mr Richard …

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Healthy lifestyles promote graceful ageing

Dr Chris Adomako, a Sport Medicine Physician at Trust Hospital in Accra on Tuesday said a healthy lifestyle and regular exercises would ensure one growing gracefully in old age. He said those who take good care of themselves while growing stood the chance of restraining the debilitating effects of diseases …

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Standard Chartered Bank shareholders approve bonus share offer plan

Shareholders of Standard Chartered Bank (Ghana) on Monday approved the board’s proposed plan to issue five bonus shares for every shareholder. The move is to meet the requirement of the Ghana Stock Exchange for all listed companies to have a minimum of 100 million shares by 2012. “Nothing is firmed …

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President Mills commends Customs officials for improved revenue collection

President John Evans Atta Mills, on Tuesday paid a surprise visit to the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority office in Tema Port and commended the officials for enhancing revenue collection. The visit was a follow up of his last February tour, which followed the publication of a footage …

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Government commissions water project for Atiavi

Government is poised to deliver on its promise to provide the citizenry with potable water especially in small and rural communities. Dr Hannah Bissiw, Deputy Minister of Water Resources, Works and Housing said it was government intention to give water and sanitation a significant bias on the national development agenda. …

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Ghana TUC on AMA’s street decongestion exercise

The Ghana Trades Union Congress (GTUC) has appealed to the Accra Metropolitan Authority (AMA) to consider the broader ramifications of the decongestion exercise in order to put in place measures that would create alternative livelihood for the hawkers. In a statement issued on Tuesday and copied to the Ghana News …

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Rampaging youth attack Police

A mob of angry youth on Tuesday attacked a Police Station at Abesim near Sunyani to avenge the death of a colleague, who was allegedly stabbed to death at a drinking spot by another man. Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) Robert Ayalingo, Brong Ahafo Regional Police Commander, briefing the Ghana …

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DCE calls on heads of departments to project assembly’s image

Heads of Departments of the Ellembelle District Assembly, have been called upon to project the Assembly’s image through hard work and dedication to develop the district. The call was made during a review meeting at Nkroful on Tuesday, by the District Chief Executive for Ellembelle, Mr Daniel K. Eshun to …

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DOVVSU Coordinator urges public to have confidence in the Unit

The public must have confidence in the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit (DOVVSU) and approach it anytime with their problems, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Elizabeth Dassa, National Coordinator of DOVVSU, has urged. She said the Unit has well-trained investigators and professionals, who have the experience in handling domestic …

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Bugudon Company to begin mining operation soon

Bugudon Company Limited (BCL), a mining company in the Awaham community of the Eastern Region, is set to begin mining operation in the district. Mr Kwame Dzadey Junior (Jnr), Managing Director of BCL in an interview with the Ghana News Agency on Tuesday, said the company deals in mineral mining …

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