Three persons jailed for receiving stolen items

By Charles Tawiah, GNA          Juaben, (Ash), May 24, GNA – Three persons who received stolen items from a juvenile at Effiduase in the Sekyere East District in the Ashanti Region, have been sentenced to a total of nine years imprisonment…

Security guard jailed for threatening former minister

A former security guard at the State Enterprise Commission has been jailed two years by the Accra Circuit Court for threatening to kill the Executive Chairman of the Commission, Stephen Asamoah Boateng. The convict, Arafat Issah, pleaded guilty to one…

Kwaw Kese’s Marijuana Saga Paved The Way For Shatta Wale – Mark Okraku Mantey | Music

Artiste manager and renowned producer, Mark Okraku Mantey says Shatta Wale’s relevance in the music sphere stemmed up after rapper Kwaw Kesse was arrested and jailed over marijuana possession some years ago. According to him, the timing was apt and…

The Odumase bill that has led to a kill

The life of Thomas Partey snuffed out of him in stray-bullet style. Too quickly to afford him the luxury of screaming or writhing in pain, eyewitnesses say. It would seem as quick as power is snuffed out of homes by…

Stakeholders Want Vigilantism Bill Called Private Militias Bill

Participants at a stakeholders forum organised by Parliamentary select committee on Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs says the Anti-Vigilantism Bill name should be changed to Private Militias Bill to achieve the purpose. A security analyst Dr Vladmir Antwi-Danso, said vigilantism…

PDS waives over ¢100m for Krobo Odumase residents

Violent clash ensued when the residents allegedly blocked the main road in the town to prevent PDS officers who were being escorted by police personnel, to switch off the main transformer that supplies power to the town. The Power Distribution…

Unilever Ghana records 10 per cent growth in revenue

By Kodjo Adams, GNA Accra, May 24, GNA – Unilever Ghana Limited recorded a revenue growth of GH¢ 632 million in 2018, representing a 10 per cent increase of GH¢ 575 million in 2017. The growth was due to increase…

Church In The UK Evicts Nigerian Family of 5 From Its Property Where They Lived Rent-Free | Social

A family of Nigerian asylum seekers have been evicted from a Christian church after living in one of its properties since 2016. All Nations Church in Hemlington, Middlesbrough, won a legal battle to remove the family of five from a four…

Residents rendered homeless as rainstorm hits Tempane District.

By Jerry Azanduna, GNA Tempane (UE) May 24, GNA – About 400 houses in the Tempane District in the Upper East Region have been destroyed by recent rainstorms leaving thousands of residents homeless. The storm hit the area last Tuesday…

W/R: Minister Tours Prestea/Huni-Valley Municipality

The Western Regional Minister, Hon. Kwabena Okyere Darko, has paid a two-day working visit to the Prestea/Huni-Valley Municipality as part of a nine-day tour of the region. As part of the tour, he visited Bogoso, Gyimakrom, Huni-Valley and Damang where…