LOCAL NEWS 

Can a police officer in U.S attack a senator? I don’t feel safe in Ghana – Sam George

Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram, Sam Nartey George, has said he does not feel safe in the country, adding that, he does not trust the Ghana police service either. The lawmaker’s comments come after he was assaulted by a well-built man believed to be from the national security in Accra during Thursday’s Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election. Sam George was… Read More
LOCAL NEWS 

By-election chaos: IGP orders CID boss to speed up investigation

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) has directed the Director-General of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) to speed up the investigation into the Bawalashie shooting during a by-election. In a statement signed by the Director of Public Affairs, Sheila Kessie Abayie-Buckman, Thursday, it said there was no casualty in the incident during the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election. It said, however,… Read More
POLITICS 

Mahama to cut short Volta tour over Ayawaso West Wuogon clashes

Former president John Mahama is to suspend his campaign tour of the Volta Region to return to Accra over disturbances in the Ayawaso West Wagon constituency by-election, which compelled the National Democratic Congress to withdraw from the poll. The National Democratic Congress (NDC) presidential candidate announced this while addressing party delegates in the Ho Central constituency.“With respect to the Ayawaso… Read More
POLITICS 

Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election: NPP’s Lydia Alhassan takes early lead

Results trickling in from some polling centres in the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency shows the New Patriotic Party (NPP) candidate, Lydia Alhassan taking an early lead.  Political parties vying for the vacant seat are the New Patriotic Party (NPP), National Democratic Congress (NDC), Progressive People’s Party (PPP) and Liberal Party of Ghana (LPG). The candidates are Lydia Seyram Alhassan (NPP);… Read More
LOCAL NEWS 

Charge sheet against former MASCLOC Boss Sedina Tamakloe

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF JUDICATURE IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE CRIMINAL DIVISION ACCRA – A.D. 2019 Case No. THE REPUBLIC VRS 1. SEDINA CHRISTINE TAMAKLOE ATTIONU 2. DANIEL AXIM Count One Statement of Offence Stealing contrary to section 124(1) of the Criminal Offences Act, 1960 (Act 29). Particulars of Offence Sedina Christine Tamakloe Attionu, on or about 28th… Read More
LOCAL NEWS 

‘NDC withdrawal from by-election was to damage electoral process’ – NPP

Mr Yaw Buabeng Asamoah, the Director of Communication, New Patriotic Party, has said the National Democratic Congress’s decision to withdraw from the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election was to damage the integrity of the electoral process. He said the New Patriotic Party was a major stakeholder in the ongoing by-election in Ayawaso West Wuogon and condemned unreservedly any violence being generated… Read More
LOCAL NEWS 

‘Security men’ stormed NDC candidate’s house to fish out Azorka Boys – NPP justifies

Communications Director of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Buabeng Asamoah, has justified the decision by some armed men to storm the house of the National Democratic Congress candidate for the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election leading to firing of gunshots. Some heavily armed masked men invaded Delali Kwasi Brempong’s house behind the La Bawaleshie Presbyterian Basic 1 School which was… Read More
LOCAL NEWS 

Ayawaso West Wuogon incident: More injuries treated at Legon Hospital

The University of Ghana Hospital, Legon, says the number of injured persons at the facility, related to the Ayawaso West Wuogon incident, have risen from seven to 18. Giving an update on their condition on Thursday, Mr Eric Gaisey, the Administrator of the Hospital, told the Ghana News Agency in Accra, that 11 had been treated and discharged, while seven… Read More
LOCAL NEWS 

Doctors amputate arm of a five-year old boy abused by step mother

Doctors at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital on Wednesday successfully amputated the arm of a five- year old boy from Abura Dunkwa whose hand was left to rot after his step mother inflicted cutlass wounds on him. The boy is in good condition and responding to treatment. The step-mother, Efua Abaiduwa, a farmer allegedly wounded her step-son in the lower… Read More