From Michael Sarpong Mfum, YejiÂ
Boat operators and fishermen at Yeji and its environs in the Pru East District of the Brong Ahafo Region are calling on government to provide them with life jackets to save lives and properties on the Volta Lake.Â
From David Owusu-Antwi, Kumasi
Personnel of the security services and representatives of various basic and senior high schools as well as cadet corps from some of the schools took part in a special parade here to mark Ghanaâ€™s 56th
By Abigail Nkrumah
An 18-year-old robbery suspect, Rasmond Laryea Khartey, charged with causing damage, unlawful entry, stealing and possessing implements, has told the police that hunger pushed him to steal.
By Abigail NkrumahÂ
A 40-year-old fraudster posing as a police operations commander in a bid to defraud institutions of various sums of money has been arrested.
Â The suspect, Habib Osman, was arrested at La Palm Royal Beach Hotel last Monday at about 4.00pm.
According to the Accra Regional Police Commander, COP Patrick Timbillah, Habib, with a fake police identity card and fake letterheads of the Police Service, posed as Commander Boamah Arhin and went round various institutions soliciting funds for presumed family members of police officers who lost their lives in the process of fighting armed robbery in the Greater Accra Region.
A search conducted on him also revealed a fake identity card of the Food and Drugs Board bearing the name Seidu Mohammed and an identity card of the editor of Accra Mail newspaper, bearing the name Godwin Bediako.Â
An amount of GHÂ¢1,000, donated by the management of La Palm Royal Hotel, was found on him.Â
Habib is believed to be unemployed. He is married with two children and resides in the neighbourhood of Tisane Police Station in Accra.Â
He is in police custody to be arraigned soon.
The police have asked any institution which has fallen victim to Habib to report at the police station to assist in investigations.
Pix: Habib Osman. Inset, his fake IDs
From David Owusu-Antwi, Dormaa AhenkroÂ
A 44-year-old farmer of Krakrom, Gee Tan Lobi, feared by the town's inhabitants for his powerful juju powers which he uses to woo people's wives, has been arraigned for stabbing to death the husband of his latest catch.Â
A Political Science lecturer at the University of Ghana, Dr Alidu Seidu has described the New Patriotic Party (NPP) as a political entity currently stuck "between a rock and a hard placeâ€ due to its decision to boycott all government businesses
By Gloria Kyeremeh
The Supreme Court will on March 14 hear the petition of the General Secretary of the Peopleâ€™s National Convention (PNC), Mr Bernard Anbataayela Mornah, challenging the new Supreme Court rule which states that the hearing of a petition
To generate funds internally
By Isaac Aidoo
Governments in Ghana lack the will and commitment to generate revenue internally, especially from the informal sector, because they are lazy, business and financial analyst Mr Sydney Casely-Hayford has said.
By Mohammed Shardow
Mr Ernest Kofi Owusu-Bempah, the communications director of the National Democratic Party and self-described aide to the NDPâ€™s leader, Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings, has made his boss very angry and will no longer be allowed to claim to
By Gloria Kyeremeh
Six persons who were remanded by the Abeka AMA Magistrate Court for their alleged involvement in the reproduction and distribution of audio works without authority and contrary to the copyright law were on Friday granted bail by the court.