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Cocain Saga: Alhaji Dawood 5 Others For Court Today

Monday, December 22, 2014 The court will today a hear a case in which Alhaji Dawood and five others have been accused of aiding Nayele Ametefeh to transport 12 kg of cocaine to the United Kingdom.The accused persons, Alhaji Dawood, a businessman, Nana Akua Amponsah and Sadalia Sandra Nuhu and three other officials of the ...

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Monday, December 22, 2014 PORTUPHY THUMPS TWOA near-house cleaning exercise craftly executed by more than 3,500 delegates of the ruling National Democratic Congress NDC at dawn yesterday saw the party elect a mixture of old and new the party national executives to steer the affairs of the party for the next four years. ...

Afriyie-Ankrah , GNPC, World Cup Cttee fingered in kickback scandal

Monday, December 22, 2014 Joy News investigation has uncovered alleged payment of kickbacks from E-Volution International to Elvis Afriyie-Ankrah, the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation GNPC and the operations committee of the Brazil 2014.E-Volution International, an events and marketing agency, was awarded a GH 1 m ...

GRIDCo: Power cuts to reduce during Christmas season if...

Monday, December 22, 2014 Power supply to homes willimprove this Christmas season if the Ghana Grid Company GRIDCo is able to secure extra supply from neighboring Côte dIvoire to support current generation capacity.Systems Control Manager at the power transmission company,Frank Otchere,told Joy News residential are ...

Accra holds first Built Environment Clinic

Monday, December 22, 2014 The Ghana Institution of Engineers GhIE in collaboration with the Ghana Institution of Surveyors, the Ghana Institute of Architects and the Ghana Institute of Planners and the Chartered Institute of Building, Ghana Centre, has successfully held its first ever Built Environment Clinic on Thursday, ...

Weak Governance structures accounted for SADA's woes- Board Chairperson

Sunday, December 21, 2014 The new Board of the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority SADA, has blamed the financial mismanagement and malfeasance that rocked SADA on weak governance systems and institutional structures put in place to govern its operations.Speaking at the Fourth SADA Stakeholders Coordinating Comm ...

Runaway-parents collapsing Children's Hospital

Sunday, December 21, 2014 The increasing number of parents who refuse to pay for their childrens bills at the Princess Marie Louise Hospital in Accra is now posing a serious financial risk to the facility.It is becoming a daily ritual where parents abscond with their kids when they feel that the ch ...

Traders return to incinerated Tiptoe Lane

Sunday, December 21, 2014 Traders at the infamous TipToe Lane have begun returning to the popular business area after a fire outbreak razed down several shops and destroyed property worth thousands of Ghana cedis.The area; just beneath the footbridge, was earmarked for demolition to make way for ongoing construction ...

Cape Coast Kotokuraba Market finally demolished

Sunday, December 21, 2014 After several weeks of legal tussle between some kotokuraba traders and the Cape Coast Metropolitan Assembly CCMA over the demolition of the market, the exercise was on Friday midnight carried out successfully.It was originally scheduled for Wednesday October 1, but was halted by an interlocut ...

ICGC Hosanna Temple Donates To LEKMA Hospital

Sunday, December 21, 2014 Staying in line with the social responsibility goals of developing their environment, members of the International Central Gospel Church ICGC Hosanna Temple at the TeshieNungua suburb on Saturday 13th December, presented items worth over 12,000 Ghana Cedis to the LEKMA hospital at Teshie. ...

First Lady donates to seven Orphanages

Saturday, December 20, 2014 Mrs Lordina Mahama, the First Lady, has donated food items and an unspecified amount of money to seven Orphanage Homes in the country.The orphanages include Anfaani and Tamale Childrens Home in the Northern Region, Let the kids smile at Nkoranza, Frank May and Bethesda Homes at Techiman in the ...

NATIONAL HOUSE OF CHIEFS PRESIDENT CHARGED KINGMAKERS AND QUEEN MOTHERS

Saturday, December 20, 2014 The president of the national house of Chiefs Wulugu Naba, Pugansoa Naa Prof. John S. Nabila has charged kingmakers and queen makers where applicable to sit up and ensure that there is always the right choice of candidates for vacant stools without consideration of the highest bidder.He said thi ...

SIC Bosses Busted For GH¢4m Theft

Saturday, December 20, 2014 Two top officials of theState Insurance CompanySIC Limited have beenarrested for allegedlyembezzling funds belongingto the company.They are Musa Abdulai,Deputy Managing Directorin-charge of Finance andAdministration, and KennethAcolatse, Head ofFinance and Accounts.The two were n ...
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