Heads of ministries, departments, agencies and institutions who fail to help remove “ghosts names” drawing salaries from the government payroll in their respective units will be surcharged for the financial loss caused the government.
The Upper West Regional office of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has stocked the blood bank of the Wa Regional Hospital with 112 units of blood following a timely blood donation campaign in Wa.
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the John Agyekum Kufuor (JAK) Foundation, Professor Baffour Agyeman-Duah, has urged the government not to succumb to pressure from people who are asking for the ban on small-scale mining to be lifted.
The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MOFAD) and the Fisheries Commission (FC) will, from Tuesday August 7 to Tuesday September 4, close the season for fishing to help reduce the excessive pressure and over-exploitation of fish stocks in Ghana’s marine waters.
Two employees of the Elmina Zongo branch of the ASA Savings and Loans Company Limited who allegedly kidnapped two children because their mother owed the company have been sued for assault, battery, kidnapping and false imprisonment at the Cape Coast High Court.