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2018 BECE candidates with withheld results asked to report to WAEC offices

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has directed the 471 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) candidates whose results have been withheld to make themselves available at regional offices for a hearing. According to WAEC, it...

Tema Port security arrest suspected terrorist

A Senior Officer in the Security Department of the Tema Port, Nene Ofoe-Teye, has called for the recognition of the country’s heroes as an encouragement to spur them on for greater achievements. He particularly heaped praises...

Removing ‘old’ lecturers from payroll will kill Universities – UTAG

The University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG), has described as unfortunate government’s move to take off all lectures above 65 years from its payroll. The National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE), has directed public universities...

Audio: B/A police PRO Apologise to Drobo Traditional Council

The Brong Ahafo Regional Police P.R.O., Chief Inspector Augustine Kingsley Oppong, has rendered an unqualified apology to the Drobo Traditional Council for the statement he made on the Drobo Japekrom tension which they deem...
The accident scene

Truck fails to brake and crashes 3 cars at Kumasi

A Kumasi-based taxi driver escaped death narrowly when a Kia Bongo truck suspected to have failed brakes fell on it on Wednesday afternoon at Amakom roundabout in Kumasi. The driver of the Nissan Sentra which...
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We’ll ensure ‘poisonous’ tilapia doesn’t get to the markets – FDA

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) says it is working assiduously to ensure that the unwholesome Tilapia found at Asutuare in the Greater Accra region does not get onto other markets for consumption by...
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Man who couldn’t handle shame of stealing deaf man’s plantain commits suicide [Audio]

A 48-year-old farmer, Tawiah Barsare, has committed suicide by hanging himself in a cocoa farm at Asiakwa in the East Akim Municipality of the Eastern. Tawiah was alleged to have stolen two bunches of plantain...
Assin Central MP, Kennedy Agyapong

Audio: Kennedy Agyapong urges constituents to kill thieves who pursue them

Although the 1992 constitution of Ghana frowns on instant Justice where people take the law into their own hands in retaliation of crimes committed, Assin Central Member of Parliament Kennedy Agyapong wants his constituents...
There has been an embargo to allow the police investigate the tilapia farms

Be Cautious When Consuming Tilapia – NADMO

The National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) is warning consumers of tilapia to be cautious following the destruction of some 18 kilograms of unwholesome tilapia at Asutsuare in the Shai Osudoku District of the Greater...

Mahama soldier sacked from Burma Camp

The Military High Command has cracked the whip on Major General Sampson Kudjo Adeti, who virtually converted his official residence at Burma Camp into the campaign office of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). The man...

Stop intimidating civilians – Akufo-Addo to Soldiers

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has warned personnel of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) to desist from abusing their powers to intimidate civilians. Commissioning 138 newly passed out officers of the GAF on Friday, 19...
The UN says 'Virginity testing' is a violation of the human rights of girls and women

United Nations calls for end to virginity testing

The UN Human Rights Office (OHCHR), UN Women and the World Health Organisation (WHO) have issued a statement calling for the elimination of so-called “virginity testing”. “Virginity testing”, which is also often referred to as...
Shai-Osudoku-MP, Linda Akweley Ocloo

Audio: Poisonous tilapia caused by Chinese – MP asserts

Member of Parliament for Shai-Osudoku constituency, Linda Akweley Ocloo, has placed her constituents on high alert over the possible sale of poisonous tilapia in the area. She explained that Chinese fish farmers whose tilapias are...

Audio: Fear grips Akumadan SHS over rituals on school land

Teachers and students of Akumadan Senior High School in the Offinso North District of the Ashanti Region have expressed fears over rituals performed on their school land. The PTA Vice Chairman of the school, Kwaku...

DROBO: How a quiz competition by students sparked Japekrom violence

Details reaching MyNewsGH.com have revealed that a botched candlelight procession and a quiz competition by Drobo SHS Students (DROSS) led to the violence in the community. A statement copied to MyNewsGH.com signed by the acting...

We are united against CTN – GUTA

The Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) says its opposition to the Cargo Tracking Note (CTN) is indefinite, shaking off ongoing concerns by some people that the trade group is divided along political lines...
Tsatsu Tsikata

Justice Dotse informed me about 3 judges’ murder – ‘Outraged’ Tsatsu reacts

Legal luminary, Tsatsu Tsikata has denied knowing anything about the abduction and murder of the three judges and an army major in 1982, MyNewsGH.com has filed. According to him, at no point in time was...

Corruption is the greatest evil – Group

Corruption is the greatest evil of our time and has become a household name in Ghana, Mrs Josephine Sackey, Chief Executive Officer, Socioserve-Ghana, has stated. She said every Ghanaian whether old or young now agrees...
EC boss, Jean Mensah

EC to enforce ROPAA in 2020; roadmap committee soon

The Electoral Commission has started processes towards the implementation of the Representation of the People's Amendment Act (ROPAA), 2006 (Act 699). The law enfranchises Ghanaians in the diaspora. The election management body decided at an Inter-Party...

Normalisation Committee Apologises Over Verbal Attack On Journalist

The Normalization Committee has apologized to members of the media over the foul exchanges that ensued between a member of the committee and a journalist at a press conference in Accra on Wednesday October...

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