Montie FM contemnors found guilty, sentencing deferred

The Supreme Court has deferred sentencing to July 27 after finding the three contemnors in the Montie FM case guilty today.

Montie FM contemnors found guilty, sentencing deferred

The Supreme Court has deferred sentencing to July 27 after finding the three contemnors in the Montie FM case guilty today. The court presided over by Justice Sophia Akuffo found the trio; Alistair Tairo Nelson, Godwin Ako Gunn (panelists) and host, Salifu Mase alias Mugabe guilty of scandalizing the court, defying and lowering the authority […]

EC not ready for November polls – NPP

EC not ready for November polls – NPP

The opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), has expressed skepticism about the preparedness of the Electoral Commission to conduct the November general elections. The NPP’s 2016 Campaign Manager, Peter Mac Manu, made the suggestion at a public forum on the Constitutional Amendment Bill which is currently underway in Accra. The EC triggered the necessary legislative instruments […]

I haven’t taken over from Kojo Bonsu – Minister

I haven’t taken over from Kojo Bonsu – Minister

The Ashanti Regional Minister, Alexander Akon, has refuted claims that he is acting as the Metropolitan Chief Executive (MCE) of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA). There were reports indicating that, Mr. Akon is to act as Kumasi MCE, since the MCE, Mr. Kojo Bonsu, had reportdely been dismissed following his altercation with the Kumasi Traditional […]

We’re ready to impeach Mahama – Minority

We’re ready to impeach Mahama – Minority

The Minority in Parliament has said its plan to push for President John Mahama’s impeachment over his acceptance of the Ford Expedition gift from a Burkinabe contractor, has reached an advanced stage. Citi News last week published exclusive details of the Minority’s plan to commence the process, prompting strong reactions and condemnation from Majority lawmakers. […]

Election 2016: NMC vows to sanitise airwaves

Election 2016: NMC vows to sanitise airwaves

The National Media Commission has announced that it has developed new guidelines to check the use of intemperate and inflammatory statements in the media ahead of the November polls. The move comes amidst several complaints about the increasing level of foul language being used in the Ghanaian media. The commission’s earlier attempt to regulate content […]

Mahama appoints Bombande as Deputy Foreign Affairs minister

Mahama appoints Bombande as Deputy Foreign Affairs minister

A Conflict resolution and peace-building consultant, Emmanuel Bombande has been nominated deputy foreign affairs minister by President John Mahama, a statement from the Communication Ministry announced. Bombande, who is currently the Special Adviser to the UN General Secretary’s Special Representative to West Africa, was director of the West Africa Network for Peace Building (WANEP). If […]

Electric car sets world acceleration record

Electric car sets world acceleration record

An electric racing car built by Swiss student engineers has broken the world record for acceleration by battery-powered vehicles. The grimsel car took only 1.513 seconds to reach 100 kmph (62 mph) – slashing about a quarter of a second off the previous record time. So far, no petrol-powered production car has managed to hit […]

EU referendum: BBC forecasts UK votes to leave

EU referendum: BBC forecasts UK votes to leave

The UK has voted by 52% to 48% to leave the European Union after 43 years in an historic referendum, a BBC forecast suggests. London and Scotland voted strongly to stay in the EU but the remain vote has been undermined by poor results in the north of England. Voters in Wales and the English […]

Tema: Police barracks disconnected for power theft

Tema: Police barracks disconnected for power theft

A four block apartment serving as a Police barracks at Tema Community 8 has been disconnected from the electricity grid after being found to have been connected illegally. This was exposed when a team of technicians from the head office of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), embarked on a special house to house revenue […]

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