Tag Archives: Ghana News

Blame police for cases of political party vigilantism – Rev. Asante

The Chairman of the National Peace Council, Reverend Emmanuel Asante, has asked Ghanaians to question the police rather than blame the Akufo-Addo government for the hooliganism by some pro-New Patriotic Party youth groups. Since the NPP government came to office in January 2017, reports on the activities of vigilante groups across the country have persisted throughout the year. In light ...

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Private firms barred from lifting BOST’s contaminated fuel – Agyarko

Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko, has told Parliament that no individual is now allowed to lift contaminated oil from Ghana’s Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company (BOST). This, he said, is part of interim measures to prevent the supply of contaminated fuel onto the Market following the BOST scandal where some 5 million liters of the contaminated fuel, was wrongly sold to ...

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NPP Gov’t losing credibility – Bole-Bamboi MP

The Member of Parliament for Bole-Bamboi, Yusif Sulemana, has said  the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government, is fast losing credibility in how it is managing the country. His comment is a reaction to the Gender Minister’s response in Parliament to his question on the 30 percent protocol allocation to some persons selected as caterers for the programme. The Minister told ...

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We’ll protect UEW with all our might – Governing Council Chair

The Chairman of the newly constituted Governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba, Associate Prof. Emmanuel Nicholas Abakah, has vowed that the Council will do everything in its power to protect the assets and funds of the University. He has indicated that regaining the university’s sound footing is a core goal of the council, and that the university’s vision ...

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TMA tops 2017 District League Table, Krachi East last

A district in the Volta Region once again scored the least in the UNICEF District League Table, as Krachi East came in 216th in the 2017 table. The Tema Metropolitan Assembly topped the table. The Eastern Region was however noted to be the worst performing region, although in general, all 10 regions improved their scores significantly. This District League Table is ...

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Police slacking in fight against land guards – Dr. Aning

Security expert, Dr. Kwesi Aning, has accused the Police of not exhibiting enough seriousness in clamping down on the activities of land guards in the country. According to him, the Police do not need any instructions from the President or the Ministry of Interior to tackle such issues head-on. The phenomenon of land guards terrorizing residents has worsened in recent ...

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Police piloting paperless system to improve efficiency

The Ghana Police Service is piloting a paperless system at some police stations in the country as part of reforms to make the police more effective. According to the acting head of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Service, DCOP Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah, the system was being piloted in 26 police stations in Accra and Tema. She stated that, the system, ...

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District warehouses will give us relief – Export Promotion Authority

A Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Export Promotion Authority, Akilu Sayibu, has lauded President Nana Akufo-Addo for the launch of the One-District One-Warehouse project. The project, according to Mr. Sayibu, will help exporters and potential exporters in terms of storage of their produce in the various districts. In an interview with Citi News, Mr. Sayibu explained that the ...

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Ghana needs a disease control centre – Health Service Boss

The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare, has called on the government to establish a Ghana Centre for Disease Control for early detection of epidemics. Speaking at the launch of the National E-Health with Bio Surveillance system on Tuesday at the Trauma and Specialist Hospital in Winneba, Dr. Nsiah-Asare, said the system should be used as a ...

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Shop n Save awards ultimate winner in ‘Win a Car’ promotion

Alan Bower won the ultimate prize of the brand new Hyundai Accent car during the Shop n Save Win a car promotion. The promotion run from August 15 to November 12 as part of Adjiriganor branch Anniversary celebrations. Aside from the grand prize, four persons won GHc 1000 shopping vouchers and 15 persons won GHc 500 shopping vouchers. Retail and consumer merchandise. ...

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