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I Don’t Want To Stand Trial – Ex SSNIT Boss

I Don’t Want To Stand Trial - Ex SSNIT Boss

A former Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), Ernest Thompson, has filed an appeal against the decision of an Accra High Court to dismiss his application seeking to avoid trial for allegedly causing financial loss to the state.   Mr. Thompson and two other accused persons …

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Radio Gold, Radio XYZ Shut Down?

Radio Gold, Radio XYZ Shut Down?

Two radio stations affiliated to the opposition National Democratic Congress – Radio Gold and Radio XYZ – have been taken off the air. The stations have been off air since Thursday afternoon. It comes after officials of the National Communications Authority and some police personnel stormed the premises of Radio …

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Soldier, Police Arrested For Robbery

Soldier, Police Arrested For Robbery

A soldier, police and civilian have been arrested by the Accra Regional Police Command for their alleged involvement in robberies in Accra.   The soldier, Corporal Bernard Tsagli, 39, and the police Lance Corporal Samuel Asamoah, 33, were interdicted for their alleged involvement in similar robbery cases for which they …

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Marijuana Smokers Turn ‘Prayer Warriors’ As Police Arrive For Arrests

Marijuana Smokers Turn ‘Prayer Warriors’ As Police Arrive For Arrests

A secret gathering police in the Upper East region believe was a crowd of Indian hemp smokers turned into a ‘prayer camp’ when police detectives, acting on a tipoff, appeared from nowhere to take them into custody. The plainclothes law enforcers counted as many as 30 motorbikes parked at the …

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Angry Soldiers Lash Anwiankwanta Taxi Drivers Over Passengers

Angry Soldiers Lash Anwiankwanta Taxi Drivers Over Passengers

Pandemonium on Saturday morning broke out at the tax rank at Anwiankwanta when uniformed military stormed the area in the Bekwai Municipality of the Ashanti Region and subjected them to the beatings of their lives. MyNewsGh.com gathered that there was a misunderstanding between drivers at the Anwiankwanta taxi rank and …

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Akuse Prison: A place Where Armed Robbers Are Reforming Prison Officers

Akuse Prison: A place Where Armed Robbers Are Reforming Prison Officers

In time past, one may view prisons as places for reforming wayward members of society. Today, the same probably cannot be said of prisons in Ghana. A wind of change appears to be blowing across some prisons in Ghana and prisoners are today reforming prison officers rather than being reformed. …

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Sacked High Court Judge Found Dead In His Sakumono Residence

Mr Ringo Cass Akurugu Azumah, a High Court Judge who was sacked from office, has been found dead in his house in Sakumono Estates, Tema, on Friday. Neighbours believe he died about week ago due to the near decomposition of his body. The police had to forced his door open …

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Take-Over Of Kintampo Waterfalls Foiled; One Dead, 10 Arrested

Take-Over Of Kintampo Waterfalls Foiled; One Dead, 10 Arrested

A clash at the Kintampo waterfalls in the Kintampo North Municipality of Bono East Region on Tuesday has led to the death of one person, while two others sustained gunshot wounds. Chief Inspector Augustine Kingsley Oppong, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Police Public Relations Officer said 10 suspects were arrested and detained …

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Fishmonger Banished For Refusing To Pay Fine Imposed By Edina Traditional Council

Fishmonger Banished For Refusing To Pay Fine Imposed By Edina Traditional Council

For refusing to pay fines imposed on her by the Edina Traditional  Council and the Bantuma Fishmongers Association, a fishmonger, Ms Margaret Akuvi Akoto, 40, has been banished from Bantuma, a fishing community near Elmina in the Central Region. Dissatisfied with the action by the council and the association, the …

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Kotoka Airport Not For Sale – Aviation Ministry

Kotoka Airport Not For Sale - Aviation Ministry

The Ministry of Aviation has denied reports that the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) is being handed into private hands. A statement signed by the Public Affairs Unit, indicated that the “Ministry has no plans whatsoever to recommend” or approve the “privatization or sale of the KIA.” According to them, what …

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