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Former Chief of Defense Staff refuses to vacate official residence 2 years after retiring

Former Chief of Defense Staff refuses to vacate official residence 2 years after retiring

Former Chief of Defense Staff Vice Admiral Matthew Quashie has refused to vacate his official residence, two years after his retirement and eventual replacement with Air Vice Marshall Samson Michael-Oje by the then John Mahama administration, MYNEWSGH.com can authoritatively confirm. This development, we can again confirm, has led to a situation where the state has to spend extra money to […]

86 Ghanaians deported from USA; more to follow

86 Ghanaians deported from USA; more to follow

Eighty-six Ghanaians deported from the United States of America arrived in Ghana on Wednesday, March 13, 2018. They were arrested at different states for various immigration offences such abuse of the terms of their visas and engaging in illegal employment. The deportees, all males, came on a chartered flight on Wednesday morning. More deportations expected It is expected that more […]

Opuni, Agongo face 27 charges for causing financial loss to the state

Opuni, Agongo face 27 charges for causing financial loss to the state

Former Chief Executive Officer of COCOBOD, Dr Stephen Opuni and Businessman cum Chief Executive Officer of Zeera Group of Companies, Alhaji Seidu Agongo have been hauled before an Accra High Court today allegedly for causing financial loss to the state. According to information gathered by MyNewsGh.com, both face 27 charges and are expected to make their first appearance in court […]

NDC rejects light bill cuts

NDC rejects light bill cuts

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is fighting against the recent reductions in electricity tariffs by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government. Some NDC Members of Parliament (MPs) have argued that the measures put in place by the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) to bring down electricity tariffs, effective March 15, are counter-productive and will bring back erratic power supply, […]

Learn from Akufo-Addo – People’s Democratic Party to Buhari

Learn from Akufo-Addo – People’s Democratic Party to Buhari

The People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to rather use the benefit of his state visit to Ghana to draw lessons from his Ghanaian counterpart, President Nana Akufo-Addo on how to run a peaceful, united and economically vibrant nation. The party also criticised the President for offering to assist Ghana in her war against corruption, when […]

Women’s role in decision-making still low – NCCE boss

Women’s role in decision-making still low – NCCE boss

A lot needs to be done to empower Ghanaian women in decision-making although there have been some progress made over the past years, Josephine Nkrumah, Chairperson of the National Commission on Civic Education (NCCE), has said. According to her, women’s representation in parliament is still low, a situation that must be dealt with by creating more opportunities for women. She […]

Don’t ‘disturb’ my 2am sleep with trivial prayer requests – Otabil

Don’t ‘disturb’ my 2am sleep with trivial prayer requests – Otabil

Pastor Mensa Otabil has warned his congregation never to disturb his sleep with prayer requests. According to him, the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), which he founded, is designed to teach and grow leaders who are able to take charge of their lives and not be dependent on their pastors. Preaching at the 34th anniversary service of ICGC on Sunday, […]

Mario Balotelli condemns Italy’s first black senator

Mario Balotelli condemns Italy’s first black senator

Italian footballer Mario Balotelli has attacked the country’s first black senator in an online post. Toni Iwobi was elected on Sunday for the anti-immigration Lega party. “Maybe I’m blind or perhaps they have not told him yet that he is black. But shame!!!” the footballer posted on Instagram. Born in northern Nigeria, Mr Iwobi came to Italy in 1976 and […]

Ebony’s spirit has ‘tormented’ me 14 times – Eagle Prophet

Ebony’s spirit has ‘tormented’ me 14 times – Eagle Prophet

Founder and General Overseer of God’s Crown Chapel, Prophet Reindolph Oduro Gyebi, popularly known as the Eagle Prophet has disclosed that the spirit of the late Dancehall artiste, Ebony Reigns born Priscilla Opoku Kwarteng has been tormenting him. He also alleged that the video of the late Ebony taken by the mortuary attendants was meant to be used to bind […]

COP Dampare, others reassigned amidst soaring robbery cases

COP Dampare, others reassigned amidst soaring robbery cases

Citi News can confirm that Dr. George Akuffo Dampare, Director General of Police Operations, has been reassigned by the Inspector General of Police, David Asante-Apeatu, to head the Research and Planning Department. He is to be replaced immediately by the Eastern Regional Police Commander, DCOP Simon Afeku. Ten others have also been reassigned to take up various positions across the […]