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Ecg Tells Consumers: Don’t Expect Regular Time Table For Load-shedding Unless,….

Friday, January 30, 2015 Public Relations Manager for the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Mr. William Boateng has stated that Ghanaians should not expect a regular time table for the load shedding in the country. According to him, a quantum of generation is needed to draw the time table for the country but as i ...

Korle-Bu Medical Student Jumps From Storey Building To Escape Rape

Friday, January 30, 2015 A final year female medical student at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital has sustained severe injuries after attempting to escape rape. The victim, who is yet to be identified, is said to have jumped from the window of her second floor hostel after the suspected rapist barged in on her. Ac ...

Theresa Kufuor steps out after death hoax

Friday, January 30, 2015 Former first lady, Theresa Kufuor is spotted at a public function for the first time after rumours of her death. On Tuesday, social media was buzzing about the alleged sudden demise of the former first lady. But the spokesperson for the former first family, Frank Agyekum quickly debunked the a ...

Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo Leads INFANTA To Raise Funds

Friday, January 30, 2015 The Chairperson of Infanta Malaria Prevention Foundation (IMPF), Mrs. Rebecca Akufo Addo is making giant strides with a group of vibrant individuals to raise funds to fight malaria in Ghana. The vision of Infanta to kick malaria out of the country is driven by the thousands of deaths rec ...

Photo of the week: Don't worry National Sanitation Day will clean up after them

Friday, January 30, 2015 This scene should be a reality check on the extent of filthy indiscipline in Ghanaian society. The picture was taken by myjoyonline editor, Malik Daabu at the drain called 'Odo river' at Circle, Accra. The problem is already chronic, but the fear is perhaps we are a genetically undisciplined p ...

Police inaugurates special unit to investigate murder cases

Friday, January 30, 2015 The Ghana Police Service has set up a special unit with the intention of providing closure to the many murder cases recorded in the country. It is a special unit set up by the Inspector General of Police and the police administration to look into murder cases which have kept long on the files, ...

Japan Supports Five Communities

Friday, January 30, 2015 THE GOVERNMENT of Japan under the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects Scheme (GGHSP) has provided a grant to five communities in Ghana. The scheme provided a total amount of $ 420,000 to the communities to facilitate developmental projects in the health and educational, ...

Ex-Convict Jailed 40 Years

Friday, January 30, 2015 A Tarkwa circuit court on Tuesday sentenced Bismark Owusu, a 24-year-old galamsey operator (illegal miner) to 40 years' imprisonment term in hard labour for robbing a taxi driver. He robbed his victim of GH 120.00, a Techno mobile telephone and car head tape valued GH 400.00. The convict was d ...

Interdicted Director of Korle-Bu Pharmacy 'happy' with forensic audit

Friday, January 30, 2015 Interdicted Director of Pharmacy at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH), Mrs. Elizabeth Bruce is 'happy' that revelations of a forensic audit have shown clearly that the department cannot be responsible for the misappropriation of GHâ 946,574.29. Elizabeth Bruce told Joy News although ther ...

GWC blames acute water shortage in Western Region on power crisis

Friday, January 30, 2015 The Ghana Water Company has blamed the acute shortage of water in the Western Region on the erratic power supply in the country. The company says it is unable to supply enough water to residents in the Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolis due to the crisis. Residents in the twin cities have had to endu ...

Medical Student jumps from hostel to avoid rape

Friday, January 30, 2015 A final year female medical student has sustained severe injuries after she reportedly jumped from the top floor of a two storey hostel facility in Accra, Friday. The victim whose identity is yet to be made public, is believed to have been escaping a possible rape attempt. She reportedly opene ...

Dumsor Demo For March 6

Friday, January 30, 2015 A group by name, 'Concerned Ghanaians', is planning to stage a massive demonstration on independence Day, Friday march 6, 2015, against the irregular electricity supply across the length and breadth of the country. The protest is scheduled to take place in the capital city, Accra. Orga ...

Guilty Or Not…A-G READY For KKD

Friday, January 30, 2015 The State Prosecution in the rape trial of embattled showbiz icon Kwasi Kyei Darkwah, aka KKD, yesterday served the suspect with the bill of indictment. The prosecutor, ACP Moses Atibilla, said they had also filed the necessary processes at the High Court on Wednesday to commence the trial ...
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