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Western Togoland agitation: Government must adopt negotiatory approach – Prof Aning  

A security expert has advised the government not to adopt a brutal military approach to resolve the Western Togoland secessionist group’s hostilities. Professor Emmanuel Kwesi Aning, Director at the Faculty of Academic Affairs and Research, Kofi Annan Peacekeeping Training Centre, rather called for a well-coordinated approach and dialogue in resolving …

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Ghanaians are already eating GMO foods – Breeder

Dr Ibrahim Atokple, a former Breeder at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research-Savanna Agricultural Research Institute (CSIR-SARI) has said Ghanaians are already eating Genetically Modified foods (GMOs). He said for about six years now, GMO products had been on the shelves in supermarkets across the country, adding “Anybody that …

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Seven armed robbers jailed 175 years

Seven persons who robbed a Supreme Court Judge and a banker of their vehicles, a laptop and other personal effects at gun point, have been sentenced to a total jail term of 175 years by an Accra Circuit Court. Nene Kwadwo Tetteh, aka Chairman Obed, who was not present while …

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FinCEN Files: ‘Wired to make money’: Barclays’ private bankers serve ultra-rich, as watchdogs sound alarms

FinCEN Files expose tensions between British bank’s New York and London operations. Ivor Ichikowitz recoils at the arms industry’s “reputation for being very cloak-and-dagger.” “We are not in the destroying-anything business,” the 53-year-old founder of South African arms company Paramount Group told CNBC a few years ago. “We’re in the …

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