Daily Archives: November 13, 2014

State Ends Cross-Examination Of Woyome.

The state on Thursday ended its cross-examination at the Fast Track High Court of Alfred Agbesi Woyome, a businessman standing trial for defrauding by false pretenses and causing financial loss to the state. The accused person’s lawyer told the Cour ...

Port ‘Pirates’ Plunder State ….

Efforts by the state to collect revenue to execute development projects seem to have suffered a major setback, following a well-rehearsed strategy by some clearing agents at the Tema Port to under-declare imported items. The activities of one of these cle ...

3 Caged Over GH¢100,000 Theft.

A Sunyani District Magistrate Court on Wednesday remanded the three men who allegedly broke into a shop in Sunyani and stole a whopping amount of GH¢100,000. The three suspects—Mohammed Iddrisu, 39, a car dealer, Nana Yaw Kyeremeh, 30, a galamsey opera ...

Destruction Of Water Bodies Must End.

Deputy Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Mr. Nii Lante Vanderpuye, has expressed concern about the increasing destruction of water bodies through illegal mining and urged all to act together to restore sanity. He said Ghana was at risk ...

Suspect Sells Stolen Goods To Owner.

Daniel Oko Sosu, a 32-year-old man who allegedly stole a generator and a water pumping machine valued at GH¢2,000 from a shop at Taifa Baukina, a suburb of Accra, has been apprehended by the police. He was nabbed when he attempted to sell the items to a ...

Fuel Tanker Drivers Stage Demo.

Members of the Ghana Petroleum Tanker Drivers’ Union in the Western and the Central Regions embarked on a peaceful demonstration against the National Petroleum Authority (NPA) in Takoradi yesterday. The drivers alleged that the NPA had stopped them from ...

Pele Undergoes Surgery.

A Brazilian hospital says Pele has successfully undergone a surgical procedure to remove kidney stones. The Albert Einstein hospital in Sao Paulo says the 74-year-old Pele is “clinically stable” and “recovering” from Thursday’ ...