The Paramount Chief of the Talensi Traditional Area in the Upper East Region, Tongraan Kugbilsong Nanlebegtang, has called on the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture to support the area to effectively market its tourist sites to the international community.
Metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDAs) in the Greater Accra Region have issued a 14-day ultimatum to people who post posters and banners around the city illegally to take the posters down or face prosecution.
The Justice Emile Short Commission of Inquiry into the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election violence will bring the hearing of witnesses’ accounts of the violence that nearly marred the polls to and end today, Friday, March 8, 2019.
A victim of the violence that took place during the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election on January 31, this year yesterday told the Justice Emile Short Commission of Enquiry that the National Security SWAT team used chains and the butts of guns to assault him at La Bawaleshie.
In fulfilment of its promise, the government has paid GH¢1.750 million to the families of the seven Asawase youth who were killed in a shootout with the police at Manso Nkwanta in the Ashanti Region in July 2018.
The Justice Emile Short Commission has asked Superintendent of Police Kingsley Aboagye who is the Airport Divisional Crime Officer to produce medical reports of the victims of the violence that broke out at La-Bawaleshie during the January 31 Parliamentary by-election.
Eight projects that were constructed under the Social Investment Fund (SIF) to improve health care, education and access to water in the Nkwanta-North District in the Oti Region are yet to be handed over, a year after completion.
A parade to mark Ghana’s 62nd Independence anniversary at Fadama in the Okaikwei North municipality in Accra was called off following a clash between two youth groups in the area a day ahead of the celebration.