Tag Archives: Ashaiman

2 Nigerians arrested for selling ‘dangerous’ drugs at Ashaiman

The two suspects: Ali Haruna, and Ali Mubanoo

The Ashaiman District Police Command has arrested two Nigerians for dealing in what they believe to be harmful drugs without a license. According to a release by the Tema Regional Police Command, the two Nigerians, Ali Haruna, 48, and Ali Mubanoo, 50, were arrested at different locations upon a tip-off from an informant. The two were arrested at Old Tulaku, ...

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Stonebwoy’s wife injured in knife attack at Ashaiman concert

The couple at their wedding in June.

Stonebwoy took to the stage on Saturday night for his Ashaiman to the World concert, but unbeknown to the thousands of his fans present, the dancehall star and his wife had been attacked moments before his performance. Stonebwoy, real name Livingstone Etse Satekla, revealed the worrying information on his Facebook page on Sunday, indicating that his wife, Louisa, was injured in the ...

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Ashaiman: Four traders fined GHS 4,440 for street hawking


The Ashaiman circuit court has fined four traders GHS4, 440 for selling on the shoulders of the Ashaiman market road. They were charged for causing nuisance under the Public Health Act 2012 (Act 851) by the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly. The four convicted persons are Rau Dauda, Valentina Onu, Anthony Mensah and James Stevens. Anthony Mensah and James Stevens were fined ...

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Kpone Katamanso: Residents threaten demo over bad roads


Some residents who reside at the Community 22 annex, Washington, New York, Zenu, BBC and its environs within the Kpone Katamanso District Assembly have threatened to embark on a massive demonstration if efforts are not taken to reshape and construct their roads for them. According to the residents, their roads are so deplorable that private cars have stopped plying the ...

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Four table top fuel sellers burnt in Ashaiman 


The sale of illegal fuel on table tops in Ashaiman has resulted in the burning of four family members at Ashaiman Taifa. The four persons who belong to one family and live in a wooden structure sustained serious burns when fire gutted the wooden structure. 22-year-old Fati Iddrissu, Abass Iddrissu 23, Adiza Iddrissu, 67 and Amina Addrissu, 5 are all ...

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Ashaiman MCE saves GHc500,000 from ‘bloated’ contracts

Albert Boakye Okyere, Ashaiman MCE

The Municipal Chief Executive of the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly, Albert Boakye Okyere, has saved the Assembly from incurring additional debt of five hundred thousand Ghana cedis by revising an alleged bloated contract to evacuate refuse from the municipality. The contract which was being considered by the erstwhile NDC administration under the leadership of Ibrahim Baidoo, was considering to sign a ...

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Hundreds attend NDC’s 25th anniversary rally [Photos]


Scores of people have gathered at the Ashaiman Mandela Park in the Greater Accra Region, for a rally by the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), as part of activities marking the party’s 25th anniversary. Founder of the NDC, Jerry John Rawlings, former President John Dramani Mahama, General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia among others, are billed to speak at the rally. Past and present ...

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MPs must collaborate with MMDCEs for dev’t – Ashaiman MP

MP for Ashaiman, Ernest Norgbey

The Member of Parliament for the Ashaiman constituency, Ernest Henry Norgbey is calling for collaboration between all MMDCE’s and Members of Parliament to enhance national development. He said the confusion that exists between MMDCE’s and the MP’s must end to promote growth and development. Speaking in an interview with Citi News, Mr Norgbey said, “it is unfortunate that from time ...

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I’m on political leave – Alfred Agbesi

Alfred Agbesi

The former Member of Parliament for the Ashaiman constituency and deputy Majority Leader, Alfred Agbesi says he has taken 2017 to go on a temporary leave from politics. He said since he started active politics in 1984, he has never been on leave and it was appropriate to take this year off as his leave since he is no longer ...

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Robbers attack former Ashaiman MCE

Ibrahim Baidoo

The former Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) of Ashaiman, Ibrahim Baidoo, narrowly escaped death at the hands of robbers on Wednesday. He is currently receiving treatment at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital after he was attacked by some three armed robbers in front of his house in the evening at community 22 near in Tema. According to a source close to ...

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