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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...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has instructed the law enforcement agencies to intensify their surveillance at the nation’s border points to clamp down on the activities of smugglers of government’s subsidized fertilizer and insecticides. “I want to assure you that anybody who is caught smuggling Ghanaian subsidized fertilizer and insecticides...
The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) Special Mobilisation Taskforce in collaboration with the tax offices has recovered GH¢128.6 million from taxpayers between January and August 11, this year. Mr Henry Sam, the Coordinator of the Taskforce, said the collections were made in respect of compliance activities organised by the taskforce and...
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...
Member of Parliament for Subin Constituency, Hon Eugene Boakye Antwi has called for arrest of Kwame Asare Obeng popularly called A-Plus over a leaked audio tape alleged to be a conversation between him and CID boss, ACP Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah. The Subin law maker who described the conduct of...
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...
Member of the Roads and Transport committee in parliament and a Member of Parliament for Bantama Constituency, hon. Daniel Okyem Aboagye has revealed that the committee will summon Metro Mass Transit Limited Authorities to explain plans for staff welfare. Metro Mass Transit workers across the country are demonstrating against poor working...
The Auditor General (AG) has uncovered a disturbing practice at the Judicial Service where various sums of money cannot be reconciled. The AG said in its 2015 report that “the service consistently failed  to obtain bank statements from HFC bank, as a result it was unable to reconcile revenue totaling...
The Chief Executive Officer of McDan Shipping Company Daniel McCauley has denied any wrong doing in the GH¢10.45million loan granted to his company by the ADB. According to him, claims that he leveraged on a perceived relationship with the finance minister to secure the loan are baseless and untrue. The Minority...
Montie FM, a radio station sympathetic to the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has been shut down by the National Communications Authority over unpaid license fee. The station, according to sources, went off the air around 3pm Wednesday evening after it persistently failed to heed to caution by the regulator...
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