Minority walks out

The Minority in Parliament has staged a walk-out protesting  the Speaker’s  decision to refer a motion for a rescission of the  $510m AMERI power deal to the Mines and Energy Committee for consideration. The Majority caucus booed, shooed and chanted ‘away, away,away’ as the NDC MPs filed out of the chamber in anger and frustration. Minutes before the walk-out, the Minority leader, Haruna […]

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Commodifying policing: This lawlessness must stop

In the Friday, June 23, 2017 edition of the Daily Graphic, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) was reported to have charged all regional police commanders to deal ruthlessly with law breakers. That it was about time the service cracked the whip on those groups that have taken the law into their own hands. Who is a law-breaker? A law breaker […]

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‘Belief goes beyond logic’ – Mensah Otabil

The General Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), Dr. Mensa Otabil, has cautioned believers at the ongoing Greater Works conference against applying logic to matters of faith. Preaching at ICGC’s Christ Temple on Thursday morning Pastor Otabil told the congregation that belief can make all things possible. “Beliefs goes beyond logic. Logic will tell you what is probable or things […]

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Medical doctor arrested for stealing hospital property

The Medical Superintendent of New Abirim Government Hospital Dr. Osei Bonsu has been arrested for allegedly stealing items belonging to the hospital. The items were being conveyed by one Edward Damptey from Abirim to a private hospital in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region, which is said to belong to Dr. Osei Bonsu. According to Eastern Regional Police Public Relations Officer, […]

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Ashaiman MP endorses Assembly’s Decongestion Exercise

Member of Parliament for Ashaiman in the Greater Accra Region, Ernest Henry Norgbey has thrown his weight behind the Ashaiman Municipal Assembly over its planned decongestion exercise this month. “I fully endorse the Assembly’s decision to rid Ashaiman of all unauthorized structures because you know very well that there is so much traffic congestion in the municipality.”He added: “I have […]

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Education Ministry maintains protocol admissions for free SHS policy

Heads of second-cycle schools would be allowed to admit students on protocol for sports and other considerations under the Free Senior High School Programme. Education Minister, Mathew Opoku Prempeh, says such admissions will be formalized through the Computerized School Selection and Placement System. Implementation of President Akufo-Addo’s flagship campaign promise of free senior high school (SHS) begins in September. Beneficiaries will […]

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