Browsing all posts in May, 2010.

Ghana Police Service to recruit 2,000 personnel this year

Mr. Martin Amidu, Minister of the Interior, announced that Government would this year approve the recruitment of about 2,000 people into the Ghana Police Service, to increase its strength. He explained that the current police strength in the country was woefully inadequate and there was the need to recruit more people into the Service to [...]

Mills wants charges against ‘Chimpanzee man’ withdrawn

President John Evans Atta Mills has asked the Police Command in the Ashanti Region to withdraw the charges brought against an NPP Social Commentator who likened him (The President) to a ‘chimpanzee’. This was contained in a message delivered by the Ashanti Regional Police Commander DCOP Patrick Timbillah at a News Conference on Wednesday May [...]

Nkrumah was a great man with powerful message – President Kaunda

Former Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda on Tuesday described Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah as a great man with a powerful message that liberated the African Continent. “Dr Nkrumah prophetically stood on the biblical command of love your neighbour as yourself to declare that Ghana’s independence was meaningless unless it was linked up with the total liberation [...]

GPHA expanding T'di port to serve oil and gas sector

$ 500 million earmarked Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) has announced it is expanding the Takoradi port to get it ready to serve the needs of the oil and gas industry. The authority said it has earmarked $ 500 million to complete the master plan of the expansion programme. Director for the port of [...]

64-year old jailed for raping 7-year-old girl

A Circuit Court at Mpraeso presided over by Mr. Alex Owusu Ofori, has sentenced a 64-year-old farmer to 15 years imprisonment in hard labour for defiling a seven-year-old class one pupil at Nsuta Aweregya near Nkawkaw. The farmer, Musah Iddrisu, pleaded guilty to the charge. Prosecuting, Detective Police Inspector Christian Apronti, told the court that [...]

64-year old jailed for raping 7-year-old girl

A Circuit Court at Mpraeso presided over by Mr. Alex Owusu Ofori, has sentenced a 64-year-old farmer to 15 years imprisonment in hard labour for defiling a seven-year-old class one pupil at Nsuta Aweregya near Nkawkaw. The farmer, Musah Iddrisu, pleaded guilty to the charge. Prosecuting, Detective Police Inspector Christian Apronti, told the court that [...]

Plot To Deny GIA Cocaine Deal Exposed

I have read on your website, an alleged response from Mr. Len Hobbs regarding our article of yesterday under the caption “ENQUIRER PUT OUT FALSE INFORMATION”. The source of the rejoinder as published on www.gahanaweb.com was attributed The Enquirer. First of all, I wish to state that we are not the source of that purported [...]

Plot To Deny GIA Cocaine Deal Exposed

I have read on your website, an alleged response from Mr. Len Hobbs regarding our article of yesterday under the caption “ENQUIRER PUT OUT FALSE INFORMATION”. The source of the rejoinder as published on www.gahanaweb.com was attributed The Enquirer. First of all, I wish to state that we are not the source of that purported [...]

Unlocking The Puzzle of Ghana Airways

5 AIRPLANE ENGINES DISAPPEARED It has emerged through investigations by The Enquirer that engines on liquidated Ghana Airways’ DC 9 and DC10 aircraft got missing in 2003 under very bizarre circumstances. The Enquirer gathered that when the national carrier began crumbling, some officials of the then Ghana Airways clandestinely sent the engines to Ethiopia but [...]

Visa Fraud at Ghana Embassy in US

Flawless information gathered from the United States offer a disturbing trend in the issuance of Ghanaian passports and visas to Ghanaians in that country. The paper’s findings which were corroborated by some victims of the scam indicate that some Embassy staff at the Ghana mission with the connivance of other middlemen, who are mostly Ghanaians [...]