File image (Dead body being conveyed to cemetery) There is a confusion at Bankyease, a community within the Effia-Kwesiminstim Municipality of the Western Region between a PTA Chairman and an assembly member. The Chairman of the Parents Teachers Association of the Bankyease Primary School, Mr. Boakye has sworn to prevent members of the community from using the premises of the school as a funeral ground.
It appears the majority in parliament is working out everything possible to ensure that the decision by the speaker of parliament to reject the budget is reversed. After the budget was rejected following the walk out of the majority Members of Parliament, various schools of thought have been laid on the tables on a possible way forward.
Twenty (20) year old Philippa Ocran, a dressmaking apprentice resident in Bakakyir a suburb of Sekondi has finally spoken about circumstances that led to her kidnap and eventual escape from an attempted ritual offering. The young woman who went missing on Monday morning at 05:00 GMT, said she was given a ride at her vicinity when she was leaving for work that day. Phillipa disclosed that it was a blue-black salon car with a female driver and a male in the car when she boarded. Speaking on Skyy Power Fm, a Takoradi
I quickly went into hiding after receiving this text message - Allotey Jacobs discloses more details
Social commentator and former Central Region Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr. Bernard Allotey Jacobs has revealed that his life is currently being threatened by unknown persons.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has finally given a response to demonstrators against the continued closure of land borders in Ghana. The President noted that the reopening of the borders comes with a huge risk and associated challenges controlling human contacts. Speaking in an interview on Takoradi-based radio station; Skyy Power FM, President Akufo Addo said the demands for reopening of the border will not be granted adding that it would be in the best interest of people to restrict human traffic until experts advise otherwise.
Over the years, allegations have been made against assembly members of the various district assemblies in the country of how they take monies from MMDCE nominees before confirming the District Chief Executives appointed by the president. Even though the allegations have since been denied by some assembly members, it is appearing that behind the scenes, monies are taken.
The story of the alleged kidnapped but rescued 'pregnant' woman in Takoradi has been getting hotter and tougher every minute. Initially, it was that the woman faked her pregnancy which raised a lot of questions. Close family and friends who seemed not to be happy with what is going on have invoked curse on those saying Josephine Mensah was never pregnant.
The Essikado Government Hospital has come under attack as it has suffered multiple armed attacks in recent times. Thieves and armed robbers have been terrorising the facility for some time now. This, according to some staff of the hospital, has made life at the hospital unbearable for patients in the hospital. According to reports, the security man on duty at the facility on Sunday, 7th November 2020 foiled a robbery attack with the help of the husband of a patient. The attacker was armed with a knife, but the
Critics who have lambasted the Western Regional Minister, Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah may be taken by surprise the weight of some facts the Police had uncovered during its investigation in the alleged ‘kidnapping’ of 28-year-old Josephine Panyin Simson in Takoradi. According to a special aide of the Minister, Justice Acquah the Police had monitored mobile communications between the conspirators or abductors in the case and realized that the entire ‘kidnapping’ was staged.
Six illegal miners are confirmed dead at Mpohor Banso in the Western Region of Ghana, after a Galamsey pit where they were mining from caved in. District Chief Executive for Mpohor, Mr. Ignatius Asaah Mensah who confirmed the unfortunate incident to Skyy Power FM in Takoradi indicated that the six young men are not indigens of the community. He narrates that they were trapped in a galamsey pit which has been abandoned for many years, after they smuggled themselves to search for Gold. The sad incident happened
The Ghana Police Service is on a hunt for the prime suspect in the butchered farmer from Kasanworodo. The suspect whose name is yet to be identified, according to the Assemblymember for the area, Isaac Hagan, is currently on the run after news broke his victim has passed away. According to Mr. Hagan, the suspect and the victim (Kweku Daade) have had some misunderstanding over the past week over a puppy. The suspect is said to have laid a claim of ownership to a dog that the victim had in his possession. Mr.
A Private Legal Practitioner, Lawyer Akwasi Boateng has advised sympathizers of the New Patriotic Party to stop blaming their Members of Parliament for being quiet during the election of a new Speaker of Parliament. According to lawyer Akwasi Boateng, the NPP Members of Parliament were concerned about the imminent constitutional crisis that would have erupted in the country. Lawyer Akwasi Boateng indicates the swearing-in of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo and Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia was waiting on the election of
The Deputy General Secretary for the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Nana Obiri Boahen has scored that the party was in haste when it petitioned the Wenchi High Court to injunct the declaration of the results for the Sene West Parliamentary elections. According to him, their loss in the court case was largely as a result of their 'rush' to seek legal action even when the Electoral Commission had not acted on the results collated from the various polling stations in the Constituency. Speaking in an interview
The Member of Parliament for Odododiodio Constituency in the Greater Accra Region, Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye has reacted to the resignation of Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa from the Appointments Committee of Parliament.
For the swift response by the state security service, a heated protest by residents of Whindo has been foiled. The road that leads to the peri-urban community was set on fire early this dawn. The protestors argued their calls on the local authorities and the Member of Parliament for Kwesimintsim of the Western Region, Joseph Mensah had fallen of deaf ears. For many years even in 2016, these residents were all loud on local media demanding their road is fixed. Its replication this time makes one believe the issue
The Member of Parliament for Shama in the Western Region of Ghana Lawyer Erickson Abakah has locked horns with the District Chief Executive of the area Mr. Joseph Amoah.The banter happened on Skyy Power FM’s Jolly breakfast show on Thursday, April 8, 2021.
Government has rebutted media reports that a Ghanaian official has been intercepted by the UK Custom Authorities for money laundering. According to a news report published online, the undisclosed official was arrested in possession of a whopping twenty-six million (£26 million) cash at the UK port. This news, according to the Minister for Information, Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah is a fabrication by the oppositon National Democratic Congress (NDC). He noted that signals of this untruth was initially publicized by the
The Minister of Information, Mr Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has said some members of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) were behind a "fake" story doing the rounds on social media that is alleging that a Ghanaian government official has been arrested in the United Kingdom for money laundering involving £26million. It is phony and an absolute creation by the greatest resistance in Ghana that a Ghanaian government official has been captured in the UK for endeavoring to launder £26 million, Mr Oppong Nkrumah
Tamale Central member of Parliament, Hon. Inusah Fuseini has said that he feels there is credibility in an information that was brought to his attention by some individuals regarding an alleged arrest of a Ghanaian government official by UK authorities in Britain for attempting to smuggle £26 million into that country though he failed to ascertain the veracity of the matter. This comes after the Minister of Information refute the allegation. In an interview on a Takoradi-based Skyy Power FM on Monday, 12 October
Oppong Nkrumah ends quietness on supposed Gov't Official Arrested In UK throughout the end of the week. This comes after news broke that experts in the United Kingdom (UK) have captured an authority of the Akufo-Addo organization with £26 million in the UK. Oppong Nkrumah during a meeting on Skyy Power FM on Monday, October 12, the MP labelled the news as bogus news and a ploy by the NDC to discolor the picture of the decision party. He unveiled that the methodology is like the one conveyed by the NDC