Wednesday, February 19, 2020


Inter-Ministerial Committee to update Ghanaians on latest in galamsey fight

The Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM) will for the first time after the leak of a controversial video involving its Chairman, Professor Frimpong Boateng, give a status update on the fight against galamsey in the country. The disclosure was made by Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah in an interview with ABC News. The Committee, in recent days, has come under severe pressure following a leaked video involving Professor Frimpong Boateng and a suspended Vice-Chairman...

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Goil introduces new high grade petrol onto the market

The Ghana Oil Company Limited has introduced a new product, RON 95, higher grade petrol to the market. The new product which will begin selling on Monday, February 17 is expected to be a game-changer for consumers as GOIL explains that with the introduction of the new high-grade petrol, (RON95) consumers will also experience less vibration, less noise from their engines, get a better fuel economy and better mileage for their vehicles at the same...

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I need attention now, not when I die – Fameye’s manager cries out

Manager of  Ghanaian mucian Fameye and CEO of OGB Music, Ogidi Brown has sent a distress call to President Nana Akufo-Addo and the entire Ghanaian population to give him all the attention he deserves now and not wait for him to die before celebrating him. Ogidi Brown who has been sick for some time now wants to be given a presidential award. He also wants his pictures to go viral on social media and be...

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Crime & Punishment

Missing excavators: Six persons arrested so far – Police

The Ghana Police Service has revealed that six persons have been arrested so far in connection with the missing excavators confiscated by the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining. In a press statement released by the Public Affairs Directorate of the Ghana Police Service on Tuesday February 4 2020, the police confirmed the arrest of the suspended first Vice-Chairman of the NPP in the Central Region, Mr. Ekow Ewusi in relation to the missing excavators. According...

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China loses senior doctor to Coronavirus

China has lost one of its seniormost doctors in the Wuhan Province to the deadly Coronavirus. Liu Zhiming, the director of Wuhan Wuchang hospital, is reported to have died at 10.30 am on Tuesday, February 18 after several efforts to keep him alive failed. Authorities have begun what they describe as a sweeping campaign inside the city to seek out patients infected with the virus. Aside Liu Zhiming's death, Chinese authorities have also confirmed the...

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