IGP issues new directives to check extortion, unprofessional conduct by police

The Inspector-General of Police, James Oppong-Boanuh has issued new directives to guide police traffic duties, highway patrols, barrier duties among others. A statement from the police said the new directives were in response to numerous complaints from the public about the unprofessional conduct of some officers. The statement, signed by the Director of Public Affairs […]

We will stop teaching if you don’t stop defecating in classrooms-angry Ochisoa teachers warn residents

Teachers in Breman Ochisoa D/A Basic School in the Asikuma Odobeng Brakwa District of the Central Region have threatened to boycott classes if the community members don’t stop easing themselves in their classrooms. The teachers upon reaching the school Monday morning were met by the strong smell emanating from the classrooms only for them to […]

72-year-old trader petitions President, Otumfuo over relocation of traders as Christmas approaches

A 72-year-old trader of the Kumasi Central market, Madam Akosua Serwaa has petitioned the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II to consider suspending the roll out of the 2nd phase of the Kejetia project. She wants the commencement of the 2nd phase of the project suspended till Christmas is […]

If you want to remain in business, abide by our laws — Ursula Owusu-Ekuful tells telcos

The Communications Minister Ursula Owusu-Ekuful says mobile telecommunications companies that want to continue operating in Ghana must be ready to comply with the country’s loss or be ready to face sanctions. The Minister was speaking in relation to the implementation of the newly adjusted communications service tax (CST) which has left the telcos in a […]

Franklin Cudjoe ‘hot’ for telling Telcos to disregard Ministry’s directive

The president of policy think tank IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe has come under severe criticisms by a section of Ghanaian social media users for advising telecommunications companies not to obey directives by the Ministry of Communications to them to stop deducting the Communication Service Tax(CST) upfront. The Economist and policy analyst, speaking on The Big […]