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Me Firi Kwahu congratulates new Kwahumanhene

On the occasion of your enstoolment as the Omanhene of the Kwahu Traditional Area, under the stool name Daasebre Akuamoah Agyapong II, ME FIRI KWAHU join hearts with both the young and old in the Kwahu Traditional Area to congratulate you, and to say ‘WOTIRI NKWA’. We are eternally grateful to the Almighty God for his infinite mercies, the Queen ...

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Dr Kwasi Botchwey report is already a public document – Nana B

Deputy Coordinator in charge of operations at the National Service Scheme (NSS) and aspiring National Youth Organizer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Henry Nana Boakye claims to be in possession of a copy of Dr Kwasi Botchwey report which remains confidential document to only functional members of National Democratic Congress (NDC). “I have primary source of every information in ...

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Over 150 firms cited for breaching Data Protection Act

Scores of multinational companies and some state institutions face legal action from the Data Protection Commission for violating the requirement to register with it, in accordance with Section 27 (1) of the Data Protection Act, 2012 (Act 843). The offending entities include a number of airlines, shopping outlets, hotels and public hospitals including the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital and the ...

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Monday, June 26 is a holiday

Monday, June 26 is to be observed as a statutory public holiday, according to the Minister of Interior.   In a statement issued on Tuesday, Ambrose Dery said the day marks Eid-ul Fitr, the end of the 30-day Muslim fasting.   Ramadan began in Ghana on Saturday, May 27.   It ends on Sunday, June 25 with a celebration to ...

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AG set to orally examine Woyome on June 29

The Attorney General’s office has initiated steps to orally examine businessman, Alfred Woyome, in the controversial GHc 51 million judgment debt saga. Documents sighted by Obuoba News indicate that, on June 2, 2017, an ex-parte motion to examine Mr. Woyome was filed.   The document noted that, Mr. Woyome will be examined on issues pertaining to whether he owed any ...

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Bawumia visits China

The Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia is in China for a four-day official visit. This is the first visit by a high level government official to China since the New Patriotic Party took office in January this year. Ghana was among the first group of Sub-Saharan African countries that established diplomatic relations with China, and the two countries have enjoyed ...

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14 remanded for allegedly vandalising Somanya Police station

The Koforidua Circuit Court has remanded 14 people for allegedly vandalising the Somanya Police Station on May 29, 2017. Refusing them bail, the court, presided over by Mrs Mercy Addei Kotei, remanded them to reappear on June 27, 2017. The remanded people include the Assembly Member for the Sawer Electoral Area in Somanya in the Yilo Krobo municipality, Ebenezer Jones ...

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Appointments Committee presents report on Sophia Akuffo today

The Appointments Committee of Parliament is expected to present its report on the Chief Justice nominee Sophia Akuffo to the House later today[Monday]. This follows its public vetting of the nominee last Friday [June 16]. The over five-hour long vetting process saw Justice Sophia Akuffo answer questions on the challenges within the country’s legal system, the regulations on touting, the ...

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Zongo Development Fund would be used to support education – Boniface

Minister of Inner-City and Zongo Development, Alhaji Abubakar Saddique Boniface, has said the Zongo Community Development Fund would be used to support education and other critical needs of the Zongo communities. Alhaji Boniface was speaking during stakeholders’ forum on Monday as part of a nationwide stakeholder consultation to explain the essence of the fund as well as seek support for ...

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Tepa: I’m unaware of Gh¢10m fraud – Segbefia

A former Minister of Health, Alex Segbefia, has stated he is oblivious of the alleged Gh¢10 million fraud that hit the Tepa Nursing and Midwifery College. The principal of the college in the Ahafo Ano North district of the Ashanti region, Victoria Amoah and an accountant Asamoah Richard were cited in the alleged fraud. The two administrative members allegedly used ...

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