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MASLOC will soon prosecute stubborn customers – CEO

The Chief Executive Officer for the Micro Finance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) Stephen Amoah has cautioned beneficiaries of the loan facility to pay pending debts in order to avert possible legal actions against them. According to the CEO, his outfit has begun prosecuting some loan defaulters, an action that …

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NDC must unite against “oppressors’ rule” – Anita Desoso

A former first vice chairperson of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Anita Desoso has insisted that this is the time the party must unite to fight what appears “military dictatorship” displayed by the Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo Addo led government. According to the vociferous NDC stalwart, they (NDC) secured about …

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NDC urges calm from supporters after Ofosu Ampofo arrest

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called for calm among its supporters after the arrest of its National Chairman, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo. The party in a statement urged supporters to “await information on any course of action the party deems fit in the circumstances.” Mr. Ofosu Ampofo turned himself into police …

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Elton John film Rocketman banned over gay scenes

Samoa has banned the Sir Elton John biopic Rocketman because of the film’s depiction of gay sex. Under Samoa’s laws, sodomy is illegal and punishable by up to seven years in prison. The country’s principal censor told local media that the film did not “go well with cultural and Christian …

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Seat for women divides Parliament

There was sharp division in Ghana’s Parliament on Wednesday over calls for seats to be reserved for women to ensure some sort of gender parity in the lawmaking chamber. Some members of parliament out rightly kicked against the call made by the lawmaker for Kumbungu Ras Mubarak in a statement …

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Nigerians behind kidnapping of 2 Canadian girls

Fresh details have emerged pointing to Nigerian masterminds behind the kidnapping of two Canadian girls who were volunteering in Ghana, JoyNews has learnt. Four Nigerians whose identities are yet to be confirmed held Bailey Jordan Chitty, 20, and Lauren Patricia Catherine Tilley, 19, at a house at Akyease in the Kwabre East District …

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