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Foreign Minister bids farewell to EU Ambassador

Accra, July 7, GNA – Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, has bid farewell to Mrs Diana Acconcia, the outgoing European Union (EU) Ambassador to Ghana. This was when Mrs Acconcia paid a farewell call on the Minister, at the end of her three-year tour of duty as Head of the EU Delegation to …

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Ghana, Switzerland deepen ties

Accra, July 7, GNA – President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Wednesday said Ghana looks to deepening diplomatic relations and bilateral ties with the Swiss Confederation. That is why he said, said Ghana was cooperating with the Swiss Government in the areas of energy, climate change, education, trade, among others areas of common interests. The President said this when he hosted …

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You have to praise us – Fire Service PRO demands after Makola fire

Public Relations Officer (PRO) for the Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) Ellis Robinson Okoe has stated in a press briefing that he and his team deserve praise for dousing the inferno that torched a four-storey building at Makola in Accra. He said he can understand that the occupants of the building have lost properties and merchandise thus will speak ill …

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Motor rider gets 14 years for defilement

 A 36-year old Korbla Azamati, alias ‘Overcomer,’ has been sentenced to 14 years imprisonment for defiling a 14 year old girl.The convict, a motor rider, who pleaded not guilty to the charge of defilement was pronounced guilty by the Circuit Court at Tokor in the Ketu South Municipality and sentenced accordingly. Police Sergeant Aikins Kaklaku, prosecuting, narrated to the court …

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Ejura shootings: Ashanti Regional Minister testifies before Ministerial committee

 Mr Simon Osei-Mensah, the Ashanti Regional Minister, has appeared before the Ministerial Committee of Enquiry probing the recent disturbances at Ejura, which has claimed the lives of three people.The Committee was put together by the Interior Minister, Mr. Ambrose Derry to look into the circumstances that led to the shooting of two civilians by military personnel during a demonstration that …

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Implement recommendations of the Emile Short Commission of Inquiry – NDC

The Youth Wing of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), organizers of the “March for Justice” Demonstration, has called on the President to immediately implement recommendations of the Emile Short Commission of Inquiry Report. The three–member Emile Short Commission, set up by government, investigated the political violence at Ayawaso West Wuogon Constitiency by- election It said in particular, government must pay …

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Businessman calls on President Akufo-Addo to ignore propaganda against National security Coordinator

Mr Delali Agbemasu, a Businessman in the Western Region has urged President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to ignore complainants against his National Security Coordinator concerning activities at the portsSpeaking to the Ghana News Agency in Accra, Mr. Agbemasu said such complaints against Major General Francis Adu Amanfo (rtd), were from persons whose source of ill-gotten wealth from smuggling and other nefarious …

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Military High Command tasks 4-member committee to probe assault by soldiers in Wa

The Military High Command has formed a four-member committee to probe last Thursday’s assault by some soldiers on some residents of the Upper West Regional capital, Wa. The Upper West Regional Minister, Dr. Hafiz Bin Salih, who disclosed this on his official Facebook handle, indicated that “the committee is headed by Colonel B Z Ayorrogo of the Ghana Armed Forces”. …

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Ministerial Committee on Ejura incident to begin sitting July 6

The three-member Ministerial Committee commissioned to conduct a public enquiry into the shooting incident at Ejura in the Ashanti Region will start sitting on Tuesday, July 6, at the Prempeh Assembly Hall in Kumasi.The committee, which is chaired by Justice George Kingsley Koomsom will receive evidence from witnesses at its sitting, which commences at 10 am each day, a statement …

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Vice-President to open 5th Ghana International Trade and Finance Conference

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, will on July 27, 2021, open the 5th Ghana International Trade and Finance Conference (GITFiC). The conference will be on the theme: “Facilitating Trade and Trade-Finance in AfCFTA; The Role of the Financial Services Sector” with the sub-theme: “Creating an Enabling Macroeconomic Environment in AfCFTA; The Role of the Central Banks in Africa.” Mr …

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