The Eastern Regional branch of the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) has revealed that it intends to seek a court order to back the closure of foreign shops. Over 40 shops belonging to foreigners who were engaging in retail trading in Koforidua were locked up by members of the GUTA on Monday, September 20, 2021.
Former deputy minister for information, Pius Hadzide has stated that he is willing to serve in any role giving to him in NPP government if called to serve again as he is unemployed after election and Ghanaians have told him that he should go and experience unemployment for sometime.
The final funeral rights of the Police Constable, Emmanuel Kobby Osei, was held today [Saturday, July 24, 2021] at the Gomoa Nyanyano Kakraba School Park around Kasoa in the Gomoa District of the Central Region of the country. Friends and sympathizers who graced the funeral grounds of the young constable expressed their heartfelt condolences to the family of their beloved friend who lost his life in an instant after some unidentified fully armed robbers intercepted a bullion van for which he was providing security.
The domestic chicken is one of the most prevalent and widely used domestic animals. Humans consume and some individuals use them as pets. For business sake, individuals slaughter these animals keep them cold for long term sales which is causing more harm than good to society. The issue of preservation and sailing of frozen chicken hasn't been solved yet then just this week two individuals have been arrested in possession of rotting chicken, Oh!
Samuel Atta Mensah has posed a question to Chelsea fans who are still on cloud nine after Saturday’s win over Pep Guardiola's side, Manchester City. The blues have taken over social media and everywhere else after Chelsea under the management of Tuchel, lifted the Champions League Cup.
In the viral video, military officials are shown striking citizens reportedly for a lost cell phone, an incident that the Ghana Armed Forces has denounced following widespread public outrage. In an interview with Citi News, the journalist stated that while there has been no danger to his life, he has been warned to be cautious.
Conveners of the #FixTheCountry campaign, has announced that, they will soon come out with a new date for their demonstration. Speaking on Citi News; Mr. Brownson Adatsi, one of the conveners revealed that; the #FixTheCountry demonstration will soon be organized in accordance with the laws, and that; “We are not worried at all, having known, that this is the system; and this is what it means.
The incidence of military brutalities recently has very much become a cause of major concern for Ghanaians. Military personnel who are meant to protect citizens are now dishing out the harm to them. Following recent events, the journalist [name withheld], who secretly filmed the viral video of some military men brutalising some residents of Wa in the Upper West Region has revealed that he has moved his wife and children to a hidden location over fears of a possible attack.
The Parliament House is in the process of approving a total amount of twenty-eight million United States Dollars ($28 million) to be distributed to each and every Member of Ghana's 8th Parliament for the procurement of V8 vehicles for the rest of their tenure of office.
Woman who alleged antigen tests finished at KIA are fake has apologised.According to her, she turned into enlightened by using some fitness specialists on COVID-19 checking out .Over four hundred,000 passengers had been tested for COVID-19 at the KIA because it re-opened to international travels in September 2020 . The controversial visitor who sparked unrest approximately the testing strategies at the Kotoka International Airport has rendered an apology for accusing the KIA of misconduct of the COVID-19 protocols, a file by means of Citi News has revealed.
When it comes to issues of conditions of service for themselves, there is no opposition in Ghana's parliament as both side of the house will wholeheartedly agree to any deal despite any repercussions on the economy of the state. There are countless occasions when members of parliament have staged a walk out on even issues that could impact Ghananians positively but not issues pertaining to their wages and conditions of service as both sides of the house become one and agree wholeheartedly to each other views.
The National Democratic Congress (Minority) members, in Parliament have asked for another round of vetting for four of the Deputy ministerial nominees. .According to the NDC minority; the four (4) nominees; the Deputy Minister Designate for Local Government and Decentralization-Mr. Martin Adjei Mensah Korsah, Deputy Minister-Designate for Gender, Children, and Social Protection-Lariba Zuewira Abudu, Deputy Ministers-Designate for Sanitation and Water Resources- Amidu Issahaku Chinnia and the Office of the Attorney-General and Justice- Madam Diana Asonaba Dapaah, are to appear before the Appointments Committee of parliament to be vetted again, before they are approved.
The Director of Public Affairs of Parliament, Kate Addo, says the reaction on Members of Parliament over a vehicle advance arrangement proposed for the acquisition of vehicles for them is unwarranted. The Minister for Finance, Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta, introduced a credit understanding for $28 million to Parliament for the acquisition of vehicles for Ghana's administrators.
Kwame Baffoe Abronye, a member of the ruling New Patriotic Party, has taken the government to court over salaries for the President's and Vice President's spouses. The lawsuit was filed on July 8, 2021. The government decided on Wednesday, July 7, to implement an emolument committee's suggestion to ensure that the President and Vice President's wives are paid for their positions every month.
"They Used Green Leaves To Slow Them And Began To Shoot": Another Daylight Bullion Van Attack at C/R
A bullion Van with registration number GN 6956-17 has been attacked on Thursday about 4:00pm at Gomoa-Dominase on the Winneba-Accra road of the Central Region of Ghana. According to reports by Citi News, the bullion van carting money on the Winneba-Accra road was intercepted by the unidentified armed robbers who lured the driver with green leaves on the highway as if there was an accident.
The defense minister will be dragged to parliament to answer questions about the military killing of two Ejura residents in the Ashanti area following the death of social activist Ibrahim Mohammed. Bawa Braima Mohammed sent a notification to the parliament to resolve the urgent issue of revoking the relevant powers.
A very heartbreaking incident has occured in Feyiase Akoyem in the Bosomtwe District of the Ashanti Region as a 33-year-old uber driver and headteacher, was beheaded in the community. This incident has left a lot of the residents in fear even though the incident has been reported to the right authority.
The Housemistress of Miracle Junior High School (JHS) where a 14-year-old final year pupil, Leticia Kyere Penman, allegedly committed suicide, has spoken. Speaking on the sad incident, the Housemistress of the school, Gifty Acheampong, in an interview with Citi News, said: “I was in the kitchen when I heard the students shouting.
The Accra Regional Police Command has cautioned and advised all armed robbery victims to officially report all incidents of armed robbery to the nearest police station for immediate response and prosecution and not on social media. The Public Relations Officer of the Ghana Police Service, DSP Effia Tenge, told Citi News that complaints lodged by the victims are especially important because it will assist the police in their pursuit and prosecution of these armed robbers.
Paramount Chief of Gomoa Adzintem, Nana Obrempong Essel Andoh has issued a red alert warning to the Ghana Police Service in Gomoa Adzintem. The chief of the community towed on a plea made by the youth of the community to him after a 13-year-old girl was gang-raped after sustaining cutlass wounds from unknown Fulani herdsmen.