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Hansen Road Sda Church Organises Inter-branch Debate

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 By Emmanuel Asante Attakora, GNA Accra, Sept. 27, GNA - As part of activities lined up for its 75th Anniversary celebration, the Hansen Road SDA Church, has organised an inter-branch debate among the various SDA Church branches. The debate which took place at the Hansen Road Church premises in A ...

Hansen Road SDA Church organises inter-branch debate

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 By Emmanuel Asante Attakora, GNA Accra, Sept. 27, GNA - As part of activities lined up for its 75th Anniversary celebration, the Hansen Road SDA Church, has organised an inter-branch debate among the various SDA Church branches. The debate which took place at the Hansen Road Church premises in A ...

Ghana celebrates World Cerebral Palsy Day on October 5

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 Accra, Sept. 27, GNA - Multikids Foundation in collaboration with the Special Mothers Project would on the October 1, organise a workshop for parents and care-givers of children with cerebral palsy (CP). The workshop is part of activities to commemorate World Cerebral Palsy Day in Ghana. The cele ...

Trader remanded for defiling minor in toilet facility

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 Accra, Sept. 26, GNA - Peter Mensah, a trader, who is accused of defiling a nine-year old pupil in an uncompleted toilet facility twice at Shipontele, near Amasaman has been remanded by an Accra Circuit Court. Charged with defilement Mensah has pleaded not guilty. He is to reappear on October ...

Court jails two persons for robbery

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 By Morkporkpor Anku, GNA Accra, Sept. 26, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court on Monday sentenced two persons to 15 years imprisonment for conspiracy and robbery. Yaw Fosu, a mechanic and Prince Adom, a welder, were sentenced on their own plea. In sentencing, the court presided over by Mr Aboagye Ta ...

Court defers sentence of student with Indian hemp

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 By Hafsa Obeng, GNA Accra, Sept. 26, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court on Monday deferred the sentence of Frutashi Bertrand, a student, who was arraigned for possessing six wrappers of dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp. Frutashi, who pleaded guilty to the charge, was convicted on his own plea. ...

Trader remanded for robbing GH¢50.00

Monday, September 26, 2016 By Hafsa Obeng, GNA Accra, Sept. 26, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court on Monday remanded John Akanyork, a trader for robbing Desmond Tsey, of GH 50.00. John pleaded not guilty to the charge but was remanded by the court to reappear on October 10 for trial. Presenting the facts of the case, Police ...

Court remands driver for attempted robbery

Monday, September 26, 2016 By Morkporkpor Anku, GNA Accra, Sept. 26, GNA - An Accra Circuit Court has remanded Jacob Soku, a driver, for alleged attempt to commit robbery. The accused person pleaded not guilty and would reappear on October 10. Prosecuting Chief Inspector K. Adu told the court that the complainant was a ...

Voltic Ghana appoints Joyce Ahiadorme Head Public Affairs

Monday, September 26, 2016 Accra, Sept. 26, GNA - Voltic (GH) Limited, the leading producer of mineral water in Ghana, has announced the appointment of Mrs Joyce Mateko Ahiadorme as Country Sustainability and Community Affairs Manager. Consequently, she would take over responsibility for all corporate affairs activities wi ...

SEND Ghana organises durbar on anti-corruption

Monday, September 26, 2016 By Comfort Sena Fetrie, GNA Moglaa (N/R), Sept. 26, GNA - Mr Ahmed Tijani, Savelugu-Nanton Municipal Director of the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice, has advised citizens to assist government to fight corruption practices. This, he said they could do by reporting all corrup ...

The church urged to lead the fight against corruption

Monday, September 26, 2016 By Gifty Amofa, GNA Kumasi, Sept 26, GNA - The Reverend Dr. Kojo Osei-Wusuh, a former President of the Ghana Baptist Convention, has called for the church to lead from the front the fight rein in corruption. It must push hard to purge the society of dishonest and unethical practices for personal ...

Some Volta hotels unwilling to accept interns

Monday, September 26, 2016 Ho, Sept. 26, GNA - Dr Christopher Mensah, the Head of Hospitality and Tourism Department, Ho Technical University, has complained about the reluctance of some hotels and tourism enterprises in the Volta Region to accept students on practical attachment. He said most hotels appeared simply uninte ...

Rotary Club of Accra Labone donates wheelchairs

Monday, September 26, 2016 By Samira Larbie, GNA Accra, Sept. 26, GNA - The Rotary Club of Accra Labone has donated 50 wheel chairs valued at GH 20,000 to three institutions to assist in the movement of the sick and persons with physical disability. The Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital received 30 wheel chairs, the Korle-Bu Pol ...
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