Thursday , 18 January 2018

GENERAL NEWS

Boy, 18, nabbed for robbery

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An 18-year-old suspected robber has been arrested by the Community 2 District Police for allegedly robbing of a 50-year-old woman at Community 5, Tema of her money and valuables. Edem Atakpa, an unemployed, who resides at Community 1, Tema, reportedly broke into the car of the woman at her residence and stole a handbag containing various items and cash of ... Read More »

Election 2016: Nduom meets with EC Chairperson

Paa Kwesi Nduom pleads for chance to contest his disqualification from this year's elections

The disqualified presidential nominee of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom today October 12, 2016, met with the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC). Reports suggest that Dr Nduom came to the EC headquarters when Mrs Charlotte Osei was having another meeting and demanded to have a discussion with her. Public Relations Officer of the EC Eric ... Read More »

Ghana Catholic Bishop Conference laud EC decision

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President of the Catholic Bishop Conference, Most Rev. Joseph Osei-Bonsu has lauded the Electoral Commission for taking a bold decision to disqualify some presidential candidates. According to the Bishop, that was the only way the country could build strong institutions. In an exclusive interview with pulse.com.gh, Rev. Osei-Bonsu challenged Ghana to embrace the decision of the Electoral Commission. “The Electoral Commission ... Read More »

Songor for all: Full statement of Ada Songor Women Association petition to President Mahama

The Ada Songor Salt Women Association held a peaceful demonstration at Sege on Thursday

ADA SONGOR SALT WINNERS WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION STATEMENT AND PETITION TO H.E. PRESIDENT JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA FOR SONGOR FOR ALL (FOR ALL TO THRIVE AT AND THROUGH THE SONGOR SALT LAGOON) presented through the Ada West District Chief Executive at our Peaceful Demonstration at Sege,  Ada West on Thursday, 29 September 2016. We are embarking on this Demonstration because we could ... Read More »

MTN partners Izone and Garmin launch health watches

Mr. Eric Nsarko, Sales Distribution Exec at MTN delivering an address at the launch

MTN, Ghana’s leading telecommunications provider, has partnered with Izone, its major distributor, and Garmin, the world’s leading satellite navigation lifestyle technology company, to launch a range of smart Wearable Tech watches. The products launched include: Garmin vivoFit3, vivoMove classic, vivoSmart HR, vivoActive HR, Fenix 3HR and Garmin Index smart scale. The devices connect with the user’s mobile phone to display ... Read More »

Abraham Attah wins “Best Actor” award at Tacoma Film Festival 2016

Young Atta is the talk of town this week

Abraham Attah has won the “Best Actor” (Narrative) award for his role in the movie “Out of The Village” at the 2016 Tacoma Film Festival (TFF) which took place over the weekend. The movie shot in Ghana explores the social and cultural impact of the Ebola epidemic from the perspective of an orphaned brother and his sister. It won “Best ... Read More »

Election 2016: Ndoum begs EC for a second chance

Paa Kwesi Nduom pleads for chance to contest his disqualification from this year's elections

Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom has asked Charlotte Osei to give him five minutes of her time by Thursday 13th of October 2016 to iron out the issues which led to his disqualification from the presidential race. “I am asking the chairperson of the EC and the returning officer to let me know by the end of Thursday this week when ... Read More »

Police arrest 3 filling station robbers

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Three suspected armed robbers namely; Isaac Appah 26, Solomon Annor Yeboah, 24, and Micheal Asante ,29, have been arrested by the Nkawkaw Divisional Police Command for their roles in a robbery attack on some filling stations in the area. The suspects were arrested on Monday dawn at about 2am by the Nkawkaw highway patrol team at Akim Sekyere along the ... Read More »

Election 2016 : Akwaaba Dance Ensemble set for Peace Tour in 7 French cities

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In a bid to ensure profound peace in Ghana before, during and after the 2016 general elections, Accra based Akwaaba Dance Ensemble are billed to perform as guests of France based association of Ghanaians living in the European country, GhanaInFrance (GiF) during their peace tour of seven French cities in 27 days beginning October 21st. Dubbed ‘GiF Call Home for ... Read More »

MTN@20 promo winners return from all-expenses paid Dubai holiday trip

Some winners pose for a picture in front of palm jumeirah hotel in Dubai

Ghana’s leading telecommunications services provider, MTN, has honoured its promise to fly 24 customers who won the holiday trip category in the MTN @20 promotion. The winners of the promotion have just returned from an all-expense paid trip to Dubai. The winners, who travelled with their partners as part of the prize package, enjoyed a one-week stay at a five-star ... Read More »