The Police Administration has launched the eighth edition of “Operation Father Christmas” to ensure peace and security before, during and after the Christmas festivities. The Director-General for Operations for Ghana Police Service, Commissioner of Police (COP) Dr George Akuffo Dampare observed, “Operation Father Christmas” which was commenced in 2010, is...
Hundreds of angry customers of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) on Thursday besieged the Kwame Nkrumah Circle office of the company, following their inability to top up their prepaid cards over the past few days. The angry customers, some of whom had reported at the office earlier on Wednesday,...
A Community Development Practitioner, Yahaya Mohammed has called on Churches, Muslims, Traditional rulers, Stakeholders, authorities and all concerned citizens of Ghana to come together and fight against homosexuality to reducing HIV prevalent. He said homosexuality is against the cultural practice, norms and values of the country and hence should not...
4 Policemen in Kumasi were Monday arrested and detained for extortion. The four policemen are Sergeant Obeng, Corporeal Agyei CID, Lance corporeal Amankwah Annoh and Constable Azongo. Three other suspects, OTEC FM found out, robbed a Togolese Businessman of his mobile phone, an undisclosed amount of money and other belongings. The four...
The Ministries of Energy and fisheries and aquaculture development, National Petroleum Authority (NPA) and National Premix Fuel Committee (NPFC) have assured that they've taken pragmatic steps to curtail corrupt acts in the premix fuel industry made up of some Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) and Landing Beach Committees and Transporters. In...
The Senior Minister Hon. Yaw Osafo Marfo has revealed that the office of newly set up Special Prosecutor will soon commence investigating corrupt government officials. He explained that the reason why the government is yet to commence prosecuting corrupt NDC officials is as a result of their resolve to follow...
The Member of Parliament for Manhyia North Hon Collins Owusu Amankwa has observed that Ghana’s culture and family life system cannot support the legalization of homosexuality in any form or shape adding that no amount of pressure will change their stance. Speaking to OTECNEWS’ Piesie Lardi at Manhyia Place during the...
35- year -old Emmanuel Akpeh has been remanded by the Awutu Breku District court presided over by Joseph Ofosu Behome for allegedly killing his wife with a stick after a heated argument over a mobile phone. Speaking to Atinka News, a relative of the deceased, John Gohoho, explained that, her...
Kwadwo Amoateng, the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) Parliamentary Candidate for Offinso South in the 2016 elections, is in critical condition battling for his life after being shot by unknown assailants. Confirming the incident to Class FM, PPP Communications Director, Paa Kow Ackon, said on Saturday, December 2 Mr Amoateng was...
A 41-year old Cashier at the Small Tax Office (STO) of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in Tamale, Fuseini Hamza, has allegedly swindled the State of a whopping GHC2,043,774.30. The man, who has been charged with two counts of stealing and money laundering, has since October 25 been on prison...