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FDA confiscates over 6,000 capsules of Tramadol 

The Western Regional Office of the Food and Drugs Authority has so far seized more than 6,000 capsules of Tramadol from licensed chemical stores across the length and breadth of the Region. Tramadol, a synthetic narcotics drug, used to manage moderate and severe pains could only be sold as a …

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Ghana Revenue Authority to prosecute tax defaulters after amnesty period

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has warned that it would vigorously pursue all tax defaulters, including prosecuting them, after the expiration of the amnesty period on September 30, 2018. Speaking at a press conference on the tax amnesty on Wednesday, Mr Kofi Nti, Commissioner-General of the GRA, said the Authority …

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DVLA perceived to be most corrupt – Survey

The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) is ranked the most corrupt institution in the Kumasi metropolis, according a survey report by the Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII) Consortium. The survey to assess citizens’ knowledge, perceptions and actual experiences of corruption was conducted between April and May 2016. Over 85.9 per …

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We will derive maximum returns from ECG Power Compact Agreement – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday said government was amending Ghana’s Power Compact Agreement with the Millennium Challenge Corporation of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) to enable the country to derive maximum returns. He said the review of the Agreement would ensure that Ghana held majority ownership of …

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Adolescents urged to avoid casual sex

Ms Rosina Adorbor, the Kpone Katamanso  District Director of Education, has advised pupils to shun negative peer influences that would lure them into engaging in casual sex.      She urged adolescents to avoid pre-marital sex in order not to contract HIV and remember that “prevention is better than cure.” …

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President Akufo-Addo honours J.B.Danquah

  President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Saturday laid a wreath to mark the 52 anniversary of the death of Dr JB Danquah at a ceremony at the Presbyterian Church Cemetery at Kyebi in the Eastern Region.An emotional President Akufo-Addo who joined family, friends and well-wishers at the ceremony,  eulogised …

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Koforidua Regional Hospital to become a teaching hospital

A new medical department to provide specialized care and handle more complicated health conditions is to be established at the Koforidua Regional Hospital.   Dr. Kwame Anim Boamah, the Medical Director, who announced this said it formed part of deliberate steps to transform the facility into a teaching hospital.   …

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Donkorkrom Robbery suspects demand Ballistic Report

Two policemen involved in the robbery of a bullion van belonging to the GCB Bank Limited at Mame Krobo in the Eastern Region are demanding the ballistic report currently in the custody of the Police.   According to General Corporal Solomon Elvis Mensah and General Lance Corporal Daniel Kissi Abrokwa …

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Four babies delivered on Christmas day at Tarkwa

Four babies were delivered in three hospitals in the Tarkwa Nsueam Municipality on Christmas day.   The babies, who were in good health with their mothers, are made up of three females and a male.    At the Ghana Manganese Company (GMC) hospital, Mrs Patricia Dama, a senior midwife on …

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Vote massively for NPP to end hardship -Hajia Bawumia

Hajia Samira Bawumia, the Wife of Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, running mate to Nana Addo-Dankwah Akufo Addo, the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) flagbearer has appealed to the people of Gomoa West to vote massively for the NPP to reverse the hardship that has been imposed on Ghanaians by the government of …

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