The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Ningo Prampram constituency, Mr Sam George, has called on the government to implement the United Nations (UN) conventions on the statelessness of refugees in the country.
The Haatso branches of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC) and the Cross Road Community Church Ministries (CRCCM) have been ordered by the Accra High Court to pay damages of GH¢40,000 (GH¢20,000 each) to two residents of the area for excessive noise-making and for being a nuisance.
The Minister of State at the National Security Ministry yesterday told the Emile Short Commission that the National Security operative who assaulted the Member of Parliament (MP) for Ningo-Prampram, Mr Sam George, during the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election has been asked to “step aside from duty” and make himself available for investigations.
The government has taken a firm decision to disband all political vigilante groups in the country, as they pose a major threat to peace, security and the country’s democracy, the Minister of the Interior, Mr Ambrose Dery, has said.
The families of the three kidnapped girls in Takoradi, Western Region, have threatened to hit the streets of the municipality against the Regional Police Command if it fails to provide concrete results on investigation into the whereabouts of the girls by February 22, 2019.
The Chancellor of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, Thursday inaugurated a three-member committee to investigate a riot by students last October which led to the closure of the University.
The trial of the 19-year-old Junior High School (JHS) student by the Akyem Swedru Circuit Court for allegedly kidnapping a 20-year-old female JHS student, took a dramatic turn when the police rearrested the accused after he had been discharged by the court.
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia spent the morning of this year's Valentine’s Day, with Rev Father Andrew Campbell and parishioners of the Christ The King Catholic Church in Accra, to bring some cheer into the lives of street children at their daily Soup Kitchen.
Interior Minister, Ambrose Dery has told the Emile Short Commission probing the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election violence that the vehicle used by the masked security men did not belong to the Police Service.
The fight against illegal mining has received a boost following the government’s decision to increase the compensation budget allocation for the Minerals Commission from GH¢28.62 million in 2018 to GH¢63.55 million,. This represents an increase of 122 per cent.