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ECONOMY-FINANCE

E.C.G to Embark on Meter Auditing Exercise.

The Electricity Company of Ghana has sent an intended source to the general public that, their Auditing Committee together with Ghana police Service would be embarking on Meter Inspection, starting on the 1st day of August 2022. The E.C.G gave one month to their customers who are still owing the company to settle their debt before 1st August, 2022.

  16 days ago ago
E.C.G to Embark on Meter Auditing Exercise.

EDUCATION

Teachers Recruitment Will Cover Distance, Sandwich And Degree Holders - GES Director General Hints

The Director General Of Ghana Education Service, Professor Opoku Amankwa has revealed that, the next GES recruitment will include Distance, Sandwich and Degree Holders. According to Mr. Opoku-Amankwa, his outfit is waiting on the Financial Ministry to grant the Ministry of Education (MoE) clearance so that GES can begin the recruitment process.

  17 days ago ago
Teachers Recruitment Will Cover Distance, Sandwich And Degree Holders - GES Director General Hints

EDUCATION

GES: 39,000 Names being Sorted, Promotion Delay Explained

The Ghana Education Service has issued a statement indicating why promotion of teachers have delayed, according to the Deputy Director General Mr. Anthony Boateng, the Service is currently working on over 39,000 names in order to be sure they are due for the ranks they have applied for.

  22 days ago ago
GES: 39,000 Names being Sorted, Promotion Delay Explained

POLITICS

"This is an embarrassment to the Service" - MP for Wa to Ghana Police

The Member of Parliament for Wa West, Peter Lanchene Toobu, who is also a retired Police Officer has said the the open altercation between the senior police officer and the junior officer is an embarrassment to the police service. "This open altercation between the the senior Police Officer and the Junior Police Officer is an embarrassment to the service, it has brought disrepute to the Police service."

  14 days ago ago

SOCIETY

Right Or Wrong? What Dampare Is Saying Is Another Ploy To Divert The Worrying Matter Into The Drains

Can we as Ghanaians agree with what the inspector general of the Ghana police force is insinuating, or it's just another ploy to divert the matter at hand? The Inspector-General of Police, George Akuffo Dampare does not seem satisfied with the findings, not only regarding his outfit but in other areas including methodology among others.

  16 days ago ago
Right Or Wrong? What Dampare Is Saying Is Another Ploy To Divert The Worrying Matter Into The Drains

HEALTH

Ghana Finally Records Cases Of Monkey Pox In The Country

The Ghana Health Service has said five cases of Monkeypox disease have been recorded in Ghana since May 24, 2022. According to the Service, it detected 12 suspected cases that were investigated in the country. As it stands now there have been confirmed cases of the ongoing pandemic in the world named monkey pox in this country.

  2 months ago ago
Ghana Finally Records Cases Of Monkey Pox In The Country

POLITICS

You can defend as many times, but the conduct of your personnel is disturbing - MP replies the IGP

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Bortianor-Ngleshie Amanfro, Sylvester Tetteh has said that, the number of statements the Inspector General of Police (IGP), George Akuffo Dampare will write does not matter, but the conduct of his personnel is disturbing. This statement comes on the back of a statement released the IGP with regards to the corruption tag which was given the police service based on a survey conducted by the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS).

  14 days ago ago
You can defend as many times, but the conduct of your personnel is disturbing - MP replies the IGP

SOCIETY

Fire Service sacks 11 of its personnel for recruitment fraud

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has excused 11 of its staff for including themselves in demonstrations of indiscipline. These demonstrations included "vacation of post and enrollment fraud." The excused officials included two senior and nine junior officials. They were positioned across different local and area orders.

  5 days ago ago
Fire Service sacks 11 of its personnel for recruitment fraud

JUSTICE

Is That How You Were Trained? Netizens Blast Ghana Police Officer Throwing Stone To Demonstrators

On the 28th June 2022, a group of Ghanaians who call themselves Arise Ghana stood to the streets of Ghana to demonstrate for three days about the economic hardship they are going through in the country. With this, there was a Clash between the Ghana police Service who were guiding the demonstrators and the demonstrators themselves which has resulted in 12 police officers being injured and other demonstrators being arrested.

  1 month ago ago
Is That How You Were Trained? Netizens Blast Ghana Police Officer Throwing Stone To Demonstrators

SOCIETY

Ghana Statistical Services issued caution to the Public on some unhygienic sachet water

The Ghana Statistical Service, this evening news, has expressed concern about the growing consumption of sachet water, citing previous studies that found significant faecal contamination in a number of packaged water products on the market. According to the Service, household consumption of sachet water in Ghana has quadrupled in the last decade, rising from 9 percent to 37.4 percent.

  14 days ago ago
Ghana Statistical Services issued caution to the Public on some unhygienic sachet water

EDUCATION

GES Issues Another Directive For Final Year JHS And SHS Students

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has issued a circular to all regional directors of education, requesting that any criminal acts committed by final-year students in junior and senior high schools be reported to the police and prosecuted. According to the Service, after registering for the Basic Education Certificate Examinations (BECE) and the West African Secondary Schools Certificate Examinations, students have a higher likelihood of truancy (WASSCE).

  2 months ago ago
GES Issues Another Directive For Final Year JHS And SHS Students

HEALTH

Nigeria recorded six monkeypox cases in there country

Monkeypox is a zoonotic disorder due to the Monkeypox virus and may be unfold from animals to people through entering contact with blood, body fluids and lesions of inflamed animals (squirrels, rats, monkeys, others). The Ghana Health Service (GHS) states that it is able to also be gotten via ingesting poorly cooked meat and animal products of infected animals.

  2 months ago ago
Nigeria recorded six monkeypox cases in there country

SOCIETY

12 Officers Injured And Are On Admission At Accra Hospital After The Arise Ghana Demonstration

Unfortunate scenes as the Ghana Police Service clashed with the Arise Ghana Demonstrators today in the streets of Accra. Shocking news coming in says over 12 police officers have been injured during the clash with the demonstrators on Tuesday, 28, 2022. The release from the police administration says that the injured men have been sent to the Accra Hospital for treatment.

  1 month ago ago
12 Officers Injured And Are On Admission At Accra Hospital After The Arise Ghana Demonstration

SOCIETY

SIM card registration deadline will not be extended – Communications Minister

The Correspondence Service has declared it won't broaden the cutoff time for the cross country SIM card enlistment practice after July 31, 2022. As per the Area Pastor, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, the Service and every significant party, including the Public Correspondence Authority (NCA) and the media transmission organizations have made a great deal of compromises to guarantee all Ghanaians register their cards.

  1 month ago ago
SIM card registration deadline will not be extended – Communications Minister

JUSTICE

Ghana Police Latest Update on Intended Armed Demonstration

The Ghana Police Service has released a statement to update Ghanaians on the "Intended Armed Demonstration" that was restrained by the court and and to assures Ghanaians that they are not an impediment to lawful demonstration. According to the statement, the Ghana Police Service wish to assure the general public that their outfit does not intend to be a hindrance to any individual or group that want to exercise their right to demonstrate as long as the activity does not infringe on the laws of the country.

  2 months ago ago
Ghana Police Latest Update on Intended Armed Demonstration

JUSTICE

You can only demonstrate from 8am to 4pm – High Court tells Arise Ghana

An Accra High Court has decided that tension gathering, Arise Ghana can arrange its dissent just between the long periods of 8am to 4pm. The court also coordinated that the dissent ought to begin at the Obra Spot here in Accra and end at the Independence Square. This was the choice of the court regarding a case documented by the Ghana Police Service.

  1 month ago ago
You can only demonstrate from 8am to 4pm – High Court tells Arise Ghana

JUSTICE

We Are Fighting For A Better Life For Ghanaians - Oliver Barker Speaks Ahead Of Demonstration.

We are aware about the armed demonstration which was organized by fix the country campaigner but was cancelled by the Ghana Police Service after the case was petition at the high court. The organizers have come out with another demonstration with the title Arise Ghana. The police Service has responded to this demonstration which is likely to take place on the 28th Of June 2022.

  1 month ago ago
We Are Fighting For A Better Life For Ghanaians - Oliver Barker Speaks Ahead Of Demonstration.

JUSTICE

Court to administer on general setting of Arise Ghana showing today

The court will later in the afternoon, Monday, June 27, rule on the overall setting of the planned dissent by a gathering, Arise Ghana. This follows a suit by the Ghana Police Service. Making sense of the justification behind the suit, the Service said it was "because of the absence of understanding between the Police and the coordinators on the ideal opportunity for the exhibition and area for their arranged picketing."

  1 month ago ago
Court to administer on general setting of Arise Ghana showing today

HEALTH

No monkeypox detected in Western Region – Ghana Health Service debunked claims

As per the Service, reports of such a condition suspected to have been located in the Western Region should be ignored. This follows a viral online entertainment post charging that the nation had recorded its most memorable case. There are currently around 237 affirmed and associated cases with monkeypox around the world.

  2 months ago ago
No monkeypox detected in Western Region – Ghana Health Service debunked claims

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana's Inflation Rate Hits 27.6% - Ghana Statistical Services

The Ghana Statistical Services has announced the inflation for May, 2022. According to the Service, increases in transport fares and food prices has pushed the country's inflation rate to 27.6% in the month May as against the previous month of 23.6%. Government Statistician, Professor Kobina Annim, gave a breakdown of the contributing factors to the high inflation rate recorded in the month of May.

  2 months ago ago
Ghana's Inflation Rate Hits 27.6% - Ghana Statistical Services