Rushed Free SHS implementation constricting government budget – Mahama

Rushed Free SHS implementation constricting government budget – Mahama

Former President John Mahama says government is having challenges to meet some of its obligations as a result of the huge impact the Free Senior High School implementation is having on its finances. He said activities at some state institutions, including National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) and the Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) are virtually […]

Court to rule on ‘GYEEDA’ case today after 4-years legal battle

Court to rule on ‘GYEEDA’ case today after 4-years legal battle

An Accra High Court will today [Friday], deliver its judgment in the Ghana Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Development Agency (GYEEDA) case involving former national Coordinator Abuga Pele and Philip Assibit, Chief Executive Officer of Goodwill International Group. This follows four years of legal battle where state prosecutors and defense lawyers have been putting forward evidence […]

Major 500k Wee Busts NPP Chairman Fingered

Major 500k Wee Busts NPP Chairman Fingered

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Chairman for Upper Manya Krobo in the Eastern Region, Mr. Moses Tetteh alias Arizona has been fingered in a recent major “wee” bust by the Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) at Asesewa, in the Upper Manya Krobo District. Further investigations conducted by this portal after the arrest of some suspects revealed […]

Rampant road accidents hampering Ghana’s tourism

Rampant road accidents hampering Ghana’s tourism

An average of 2,000 mortalities per year over the past 5 years in Ghana via road accidents is alarming to say the least. Why should so many die from something that can either be avoided completely or reduced to the barest minimum. Anytime we hear of road accidents, we tend to concentrate on the lives […]

Blaming NDC for high corruption is dishonest, unacademic – Batidam

Blaming NDC for high corruption is dishonest, unacademic – Batidam

A corruption advisor to former president John Mahama has fired a gun-scatter attack on government for attempting to shift the blame on the NDC for the worsening corruption in the country as captured by the local chapter of Transparency International, Ghana Integrity Initiative. Daniel Batidam told Joy News’ Gifty Andoh Appiah any attempt to shift […]

Distill Ghana Boss in court on charges of assaulting a Journalist

Distill Ghana Boss in court on charges of assaulting a Journalist

Isaac Mensah, Brands Manager of Distill Ghana Limited, local manufacturers of Savanna and Hunters Liquors has appeared before the Abeka Magistrate court charged for allegedly assaulting a journalist. Isaac Mensah pleaded not guilty and the court presided over by Madam Victoria Ghansah has admitted him to bail in the sum of GHc 20,000.00 with two […]

Probe GWCL desalination contract – Group demands

Probe GWCL desalination contract – Group demands

The Concerned Ghanaian Association is calling on the government to commence investigation into the award of contract for the construction of the Desalination Plant in Teshie. The $125m desalination plant was constructed in 2015 to desalinate 60,000m3 of sea water a day providing fresh water to more than 300,000 people in various municipalities of the […]