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Private Legal practitioner, Lawyer Kwame Adom Appiah has described as impossible, calls by embattled businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome for government to protect his human rights, hours after some military men reportedly besieged his Trassaco residence over the ¢51.2 million wrongfully paid to him. Mr. Woyome wants government to protect his...
Former President Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings has called for a paradigm shift in the fight against corruption, to ensure that it does not create undue hardship to the people. He said corruption had eaten so deep into the fabric of the society that the quest to clean up seems...
The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has expressed concern about the escalation of unregulated advertisements of medicines and treatment of diseases and media and commercial settings. It has attributed it to the numerous deaths among patients. According to the GMA, most of these advertisements were often obnoxious and misleading, succeeding in luring...
Exton Cubic Group Ltd, the company embroiled in the Nyinahini Bauxite mining controversy has hit back at the Environmental Protection Agency accusing the state institution of acting on wrong information. "The statement issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was inaccurate and a willful breach of natural justice", spokesperson for...
The Deputy Director of Police CID, Mrs Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah, says the leaked tape revealing a possible cover-up in the report of the Police on the allegation of corruption against Ghana’s two deputy chiefs of staff has been doctored. While admitting the voice on the tape was indeed hers...
The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) is expected to take up and conduct an independent probe into the thievery and corruption allegation against Ghana’s deputy chiefs of staff, Francis Asenso-Boakye and Samuel Abu Jinapor. A youth-oriented group, the Dynamic Youth Movement of Ghana (DYMOG), have petitioned CHRAJ to...
Firebrand NPP Brong Ahafo Regional Youth Organizer, Kwame Baffoe popularly known as Abronye DC has alleged that the CEO of Jostpong group of companies, Dr. Siaw Agyapong attempted to bribe him with an amount of GHC 40,000 to defend the Tow levy. He attempted to bribe me with an amount of...
RLG Communications Limited has agreed to repay an amount GH¢6 million to government after it failed to supply 12,733 laptops under the Free Laptop Distribution Programme in 2010. Though the company has agreed to refund the money both parties are yet settled on the formula for the repayment of the...
President Akufo-Addo has reiterated his commitment to investigate all forms of corruption allegation that would be leveled against any official of his government. The president has in furtherance of this commitment ordered all the security agencies to expedite every corruption allegation raised against any government appointee saying that “I have...
The corruption allegation made against President Akufo-Addo’s deputy Chiefs of Staff by controversial musician A-Plus, has been found to be baseless and without credibility, the Ghana Police Service has concluded. According to the Police, the action of the two deputy Chiefs of Staff, Francis Asenso-Boakye and Samuel Abu Jinapor, which...