16 MDCEs in Volta Region Sworn Into Office

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Ho -The Deputy Volta Regional Minister, Mr. Maxwell Kofi Blagodzi, has attributed the rejection of the President’s nominee for the positions of Municipal and District Chief Executives in the Volta Region, to infighting among member…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Ho -The Deputy Volta Regional Minister, Mr. Maxwell Kofi Blagodzi, has attributed the rejection of the President's nominee for the positions of Municipal and District Chief Executives in the Volta Region, to infighting among members of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Govt Must Probe Those Behind Soldiers Protecting Galamsey Sites

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Mr. John Peter Amewu, Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, on Monday, revealed that some security personnel, particularly from the Ghana Armed Forces, have defied the orders of their Commander-In-Chief, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-A…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Mr. John Peter Amewu, Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, on Monday, revealed that some security personnel, particularly from the Ghana Armed Forces, have defied the orders of their Commander-In-Chief, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to stop activities of galamsey.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

NPA Seeks Draconian Laws to Deal With Fuel Smuggling

[Business Day] By Cecil Mensah The National Petroleum Authority (NPA), the petroleum downstream regulator, is seeking draconian laws to deal with the smuggling of petroleum products into the country. In line with the NPA’s decision, Mr. Boakye Agyarko,…

[Business Day] By Cecil Mensah The National Petroleum Authority (NPA), the petroleum downstream regulator, is seeking draconian laws to deal with the smuggling of petroleum products into the country. In line with the NPA's decision, Mr. Boakye Agyarko, Energy Minister has suggested that trucks found to have indulged in smuggling of fuel should be confiscated to the

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Obasanjo Seeks Global Support Against Insurgency

[Guardian] Maiduguri -Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the international community to help tackle the humanitarian crisis in the North East ravaged by Boko Haram insurgency.

[Guardian] Maiduguri -Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has urged the international community to help tackle the humanitarian crisis in the North East ravaged by Boko Haram insurgency.

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Three Charged With House Breaking, Stealing

[Daily Observer] Three men were on Monday paraded by police prosecutors before Magistrate Pa Modou Njie at the Bundung Magistrates’ Court on charges of conspiracy, house breaking and stealing.

[Daily Observer] Three men were on Monday paraded by police prosecutors before Magistrate Pa Modou Njie at the Bundung Magistrates' Court on charges of conspiracy, house breaking and stealing.

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Court Levies D35, 000 Fine On Drug Convict or Risk 1 Year Imprisonment

[Daily Observer] The Sibanor Narcotics Court has convicted and sentenced one Kalilu Sillah to pay a fine of D35, 000 or risk a year jail term following his guilty plea on two charges of conspiracy and possession of prohibited drugs.

[Daily Observer] The Sibanor Narcotics Court has convicted and sentenced one Kalilu Sillah to pay a fine of D35, 000 or risk a year jail term following his guilty plea on two charges of conspiracy and possession of prohibited drugs.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Soma Newtown FC Lifts UNFPA’s Lrr Championship

[Daily Observer] Jarra Soma Newtown FC lifted UNFPA’s regional football tournament after beating Kiang Geneire FC 1-0 in a football final played on Friday at Soma Mini Stadium in Jarra West District, Lower River Region.

[Daily Observer] Jarra Soma Newtown FC lifted UNFPA's regional football tournament after beating Kiang Geneire FC 1-0 in a football final played on Friday at Soma Mini Stadium in Jarra West District, Lower River Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia