Home / GENERAL NEWS

GENERAL NEWS

Akufo Addo is committed to ending corruption – Enam Hadzide

The Deputy Minister of Information, Pius Enam Hadzide, has reiterated that the levelled Addo led government is committed to ensuring the country’s laws on corruption are applicable to all citizens irrespective of their political lineage. According to him, that is the surest way of fighting the canker in Ghana. The …

Read More »

PPA boss scandal shows Akufo-Addo has lost corruption fight – Inusah Fuseini

National Democratic Congress (NDC) MP for Tamale Central constituency, Alhaji Inusah Fuseini says President Akufo-Addo has lost his fight against corruption. This is in relation to the President suspending the Chief Executive Officer of the Public Procurement Authority (PPA), Mr. AB Adjei after he was unmasked in an exposé over …

Read More »

Nana Addo tasks police to deal with criminals sabotaging his government

President Akufo-Addo has instructed the police to fish out the persons sabotaging his government by smuggling subsidised fertiliser meant for the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) programme. He described the people involved in such acts as “greedy criminals” who do not want the progress of the country. The President …

Read More »

NPP woman describes Hajia Fati as ‘devil’ who will destroy party

A member of the Confiscated Vehicles and Assets Committee, Fatima Abubakar has described maverick member of the New Patriotic Party, Hajia Fati, as “a devil” for alleging that cars meant for auction to the general public were being doled out to family and friends by the committee led by the …

Read More »

Teachers cry foul, reject GHc50 allowance for new curriculum training

Basic School teachers in the Bolgatanga Municipality of the Upper East Region have rejected the GHc50.00 offered them by the Bolgatanga Municipal Education Directorate after a five-day training workshop on the introduction of the New Curriculum for Basic schools. According to the teachers, the decision by the Education Directorate to …

Read More »

Breast Society highlights guidelines for breast cancer management

  The Breast Society of Ghana has projected a national guideline for Breast Cancer Management to enable practitioners in the profession to execute their duties effectively and efficiently to manage and reduce breast cancer cases in the country. Dr Verna Vanderpuye, the National Radiotherapy, Oncology and Nuclear Medicine Center, Korle-Bu …

Read More »

Free SHS students mostly getting pregnant – Otokunor

The Deputy General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Peter Otokunor, has said that the beneficiaries of free SHS are mostly susceptible to malaria and teenage pregnancy. Peter Otokunor was reacting to recent comments made by President Akufo-Addo regarding the Free Senior High School (SHS) policy. Speaking in an …

Read More »

Nduom reacts to shut down of GN Savings and Loans by BoG

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Groupe Nduom, Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, has described as “widely inaccurate” the Bank of Ghana’s (BoG) statement that sought to justify why GN Savings and Loans Limited was closed down by the entity. “The statements within regarding GN Savings are wildly inaccurate. Given the …

Read More »

Two dead in ethnic clashes

Two people have been reported dead in an ethnic clash between Gonjas and Mamprusis at Lukuli in the North Gonja District of the Savannah region. The clash, which occurred Thursday night, lasted for about 45 minutes residents say. Starr News sources indicate that Gonjas in the community want to construct …

Read More »