Month: October 2018

NPA chief says he will work to ‘expose’ fraudulence in petroleum sector

  National Petroleum Authority Chief Executive Alhassan Tampuli. Industry stakeholders in the petroleum market convened at the National Petroleum Authority’s head office Tuesday, to hear remarks from its Chief Executive, Alhassan Tampuli, on the state of the Authority. In the address, Tampuli reemphasized that the NPA has successfully adopted stringent measures to curb illegal activities […]

Social Intervention Debate: Omane Boamah Replies Bawumia

Former Communications Minister Dr. Edward Omane Boamah has responded to the challenge thrown at the erstwhile Mahama administration and the NDC to name just one social intervention it has introduced to Mitigate the hardships of Ghanaians.  Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia speaking at 2018 joint Annual Dinner and Dance of the United Kingdom branch of […]

U.S. Government Supports Ghana To Develop Anti – Child Labor And Trafficking Strategy For The Fisheries Sector

The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development (MOFAD) and the U.S. Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), held a signing ceremony for the fisheries sector’s new Anti-Child Labor and Trafficking Strategy. The strategy outlines the Ministry’s plans to reduce and eventually eliminate child labor and trafficking in the fisheries sector. The USAID […]

KNUST closed down indefinitely

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has been closed down indefinitely, following violent protests, Monday. The decision was taken after a meeting between school authorities and the Ashanti Regional Security Council (REGSEC). The Regional Minister, Simon Osei-Mensah addressing the press after the meeting, announced that a curfew has been put in place effective 6:00pm Monday. He […]

Army Deployed To KNUST

Scores of soldiers have been deployed to the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) campus on Monday, 22 October after the students mounted roadblocks, burnt tyres on the streets within campus and vandalised property. Millions of Ghana cedis worth of properties were destroyed. Thousands of aggrieved students took part in what was meant […]