The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Mrs Jean Mensa, has said the commission was committed to working with the law in order to meet the expectations of Ghanaians, emphasising that it will not relent in its efforts to meet and even exceed those expectations.
The Greater Accra Branch of the Civil and Local Government Service Association of Ghana (CLOGSAG) have begun wearing red armbands to demonstrate their dissatisfaction with what they describe as interference in their work by politicians and ministers of state.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo yesterday reiterated his appeal to traditional authorities in the country to ensure that chieftaincy disputes and other related conflicts were dealt with amicably to engender harmony and ensure the speedy development of the country.
A prosecution witness told the Accra High Court yesterday that test results on the fertiliser at the centre of the trial of Dr Stephen Kwabena Opuni, a former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) and businessman, Seidu Agongo, were fabricated.
The Board Chairman of the Minerals Commission, Mr S.K. Boafo, has called for improved local involvement in the mining and extractive industry to drive the social and economic transformation of the country.
A former security guard at the State Enterprise Commission (SEC) has been jailed two years by the Accra Circuit Court for threatening to kill the Executive Chairman of the Commission, Mr Stephen Asamoah Boateng.
Dancehall artiste, Livingstone Etse Satekla, known in showbiz circles as Stonebwoy has been charged in court for displaying firearms in public without permission from the Inspector General of Police (IGP).
Chief Inspector Daniel Yeboah, the 10th prosecution witness in the trial involving the alleged murder of Major Maxwell Mahama, last Monday told the court hearing the case that when the police got to the scene of the alleged murder, “we saw him naked with the head damaged and the body partly burnt”.
Three persons have been arrested following a violent protest by some youth of the two Krobo municipalities in the Eastern Region as they resisted an action by the Power Distribution Company (PDS) to recover an GH¢84 million debt owed by residents.
The Spiritual Leader of the Prophets and Spiritual Churches Council, Ghana, Nakoa Prophet Nazareth Ansah Jamson, has commended the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu, for abiding with and holding in high esteem the culture and values of the Asante Kingdom.
Thirty land and water officers from African sub-regional and country offices of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) are attending a workshop in Accra to increase their know-how in solar-powered irrigation systems (SPIS) for them to help with the increased deployment of irrigation schemes in their respective areas.