The Asokore Rural Bank Limited at Asokore in the Sekyere East District in Ashanti Region In 2012, through its microfinance programme which disbursed GH¢495,400 to 462 of its clients out of which 434 were women.
The Kumasi High Court has sentenced a 57-year-old farmer to death by hanging after he had been found guilty of murdering a 22-year-old student who was having an amorous relationship with his stepdaughter.
A 38-year-old pastor of the Abuakwa branch of the Miracle House Ministry in the Ashanti Region has been sentenced to 20 years’ imprisonment with hard labour for raping a 19-year-old deaf and dump woman who is seven months pregnant.
The Omanhene of the New Juaben Traditional Area, Daasebre (Prof.) Oti Boateng, has extended a hand of reconciliation to citizens of New Juaben, who may have any grievances, to present such grievances before the traditional council for speedy and amicable redress within the customary practices of New Juaben.
Twelve chieftaincy cases, including petitions and appeals out of a total of 53 disputes pending before the judicial committee of the Brong Ahafo Regional House of Chiefs, had been disposed of within the last few months.
Nigerians living in the La-Nkwantanang/Madina, Adentan and Ga East municipalities last Saturday held a coronation to crown High Chief Kennedy Ginikanwa Obi as their chief for the three municipalities with the chieftaincy name Ebube Agu I.
The Ghana Catholic Bishops Conference (GCBC) has urged Ghanaians to use the Christmas and New Year celebrations to seriously discuss corruption and how to stamp it out if the country is to enjoy peace.