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Thursday, November 27, 2014 BLOWS OVER RUBY COCAINE The recent 12.5kg cocaine bust at the Heathrow Airport in the United Kingdom involving Nayele Ametefeh, aka Ruby Adu Gyamfi, seems to be setting government and its agents apart as the Chairman of the Narcotics Control Board NACOB goes to town over the dissolution of the ...

AngloGold Ashanti Iduapriem Mine Increases Safety Measures

Thursday, November 27, 2014 This years National Safety and First Aid competition held under the auspices of the InspectorateDivision of the Minerals commission has ended successfully at AngloGold Ashanti Iduapriem Mine in Tarkwa. The event is celebrated to drum home the need for safety in mining companies.This year ...

NCA Executes Measures To Help Sanitize The Importation Of Electronic Communication Equipment Into Ghanaian Market

Thursday, November 27, 2014 As part of its effort to help halt the importation of inferior electronic communications equipment which poses harmful threat to human health, National Communications Authority has launched an online Portal Type Approval which will help certify all the devices before entering the Ghanaia ...
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Immigration Officers Sexually Harassing Traders At Cross Borders

Thursday, November 27, 2014 Raising voices for women in cross border trade, Ghana-Nigeria Group RVWBT has called on customs and immigration officers to stop harassing cross-border trade women. At a forum held at Accra, the Ghana-Nigeria raising voices for women in cross-border trade RVWCBT stated that, there has been nu ...

Gov't Must Scrap 'Free Accommodation' Policy - Emile Short

Thursday, November 27, 2014 Emile Short Government will save some money if it scraps the policy of providing free accommodation for public officers, a former Commissioner of Commission on Human Rights and Adminstrative Justice CHRAJ Emile Short has said. He was commenting on the CHRAJ Boss, Lauretta Lampteys decisio ...

5 arrested suspects in Nayele cocaine scandal return to KIA VIP lounge

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Five suspects arrested in connection with the cocaine bust of Nayele Ametefe made a return tothe VIP lounge to give officials an idea of how they made use of the facility. The suspects were accompanied by officials of the BNI and National Security officials. Selected media personnel were al ...

'Gay' doctor trial: 4 lawyers 'grill' 16-year-old victim

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Lawyers defending the Takoradi based doctor accused of sodomising a minor, on Wednesday subjected the victim to a grilling cross examination, Myjoyonline.com has learnt. The cross examination was held in-camera at the Circuit Court 5 because the victim is a minor. A close source told Myjoyjo ...

Ras Mubarak hauls Baako, Despite to court

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Acting CEO of the National Youth Authority, Ras Mubarak has dragged one Aminu Abdulai of the Controller and Accountant Generals Department, Kwaku Baako Media Limited, publishers of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, and Despite Music Production Limited, owners of OKAY FM for defaming him. In hi ...

Stanbic, GREDA housing fair launched

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 As part of efforts to reduce the housing deficit in the country, Stanbic Bank in partnership with Ghana Real Estate Developers Association GREDA has launched a housing fair in Accra. The fair to be held on 6 th and 7 th December at Polo Court in Accra is to provide mortgage services at flexi ...

Ex-NACOB Chair hits back; challenges Mahama's decision to dissolve board

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 The chairman of the dissolved Board of NACOB has challenged the decision by president John Mahama to do away with the board in the wake of the recent drug scandal that has hit the country. Captain Retired Baffour Assasie-Gyimah says the dissolution appears to be a case of sacrificing a weak ...

Marijuana must be legalized - Lawyer Maurice Ampaw

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Legal practitioner Dr. Maurice Ampaw has suggested that the use of marijuana should be officially recognized in the country. According to him, the drug should be legalized because of its medicinal purposes so that people could use itunder the recommendation of a doctor. According to him, if ...

GPRTU to stop passengers from littering

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 The Ghana Private Road Transport Union has directed all members operating under its banner to ban passengers from littering during journeys. The directive issued by the National Chairman of the union, Alhaji Yaw Manu is to improve environmental sanitation in the country in line with the National ...

Insurers Undergo Training On Fire Risk Assessment

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 A three day building fire risk assessment seminar has been organised by the Ghana Insurers Association for some of its members here in Accra. Others include some members of the Ghana Insurance Brokers Association and personnel from the Ghana national fire service in Accra on Tuesday.The s ...
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