WHO Calls On Govts to Implement Strong Tobacco Control Measures

[Daily Observer] As the use of tobacco kills more than 7 million people every year, World Health Organisation (WHO) has called on governments to implement strong tobacco control measures.

[Daily Observer] As the use of tobacco kills more than 7 million people every year, World Health Organisation (WHO) has called on governments to implement strong tobacco control measures.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Pastor Commends Capt Smart, Team for ‘Yeregye Ye Sika’ Demo

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Rev Emmanuel Franklin Agyeman, Senior Pastor of the Banner of Grace Ministries, has commended Capt Smart and his Multi-Media Group team for embarking on the “Yeregye Ye Sika” demonstration, which was organised at the Kwame Nkrumah …

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Rev Emmanuel Franklin Agyeman, Senior Pastor of the Banner of Grace Ministries, has commended Capt Smart and his Multi-Media Group team for embarking on the "Yeregye Ye Sika" demonstration, which was organised at the Kwame Nkrumah Interchange.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Professor Gyampo Chastises Police

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Professor Ransford Gyampo, a Political Science Lecturer at the University of Ghana, Legon, and a Research Fellow at the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), has charged security agencies, especially the police, to tread cautiously …

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Professor Ransford Gyampo, a Political Science Lecturer at the University of Ghana, Legon, and a Research Fellow at the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA), has charged security agencies, especially the police, to tread cautiously when dealing with criminal cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

‘Wizard’ Beaten to Pulp – Three Days After Poor Woman Stoned to Death

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Duusi -But for the timely intervention of the Nangodi police in the Nabdam District of the Upper East Region, a suspected wizard would have been lynched on Thursday, just four days after a woman was killed under similar circumstances.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Duusi -But for the timely intervention of the Nangodi police in the Nabdam District of the Upper East Region, a suspected wizard would have been lynched on Thursday, just four days after a woman was killed under similar circumstances.

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Prices of Foodstuffs Experience Slight Changes – in Wa Central Market

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Prices of foodstuffs at the Wa Central Market are relatively stable, with staples like maize, millet and sorghum beans experiencing slight changes. For instance, a bowl of maize, which was sold at GHȼ3 in April, has reduced to GHȼ2.80, and millet increased from GHȼ3.50 to GHȼ4.50 in May.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Prices of foodstuffs at the Wa Central Market are relatively stable, with staples like maize, millet and sorghum beans experiencing slight changes. For instance, a bowl of maize, which was sold at GHȼ3 in April, has reduced to GHȼ2.80, and millet increased from GHȼ3.50 to GHȼ4.50 in May.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Captain Mahama’s Death – the Failure of Our Police and the Culture of Impunity

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Since Tuesday, the nation has been mourning the death of Captain Maxwell Mahama of the Ghana Armed Forces, who was callously lynched by a group of persons at Denkyira-Obuasi in the Central Region.

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Since Tuesday, the nation has been mourning the death of Captain Maxwell Mahama of the Ghana Armed Forces, who was callously lynched by a group of persons at Denkyira-Obuasi in the Central Region.

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The Pathetic Killing of Madam Yenboka Keena

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Yesterday, we carried another sad story about the gruesome murder of a 67-year-old woman at Tindongo in the Upper East Region, Madam Yenboka Keena. According to the story, which happened the same day Captain Maxwell Mahama was murd…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Yesterday, we carried another sad story about the gruesome murder of a 67-year-old woman at Tindongo in the Upper East Region, Madam Yenboka Keena. According to the story, which happened the same day Captain Maxwell Mahama was murdered at Denkyira Obuasi, the late Yenboka Keena was accused of being a witch.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Call to Politicise Cold Murders – Call Accepted

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Capt. Maxwell Adam Mahama may go into Black History as a martyr who voluntarily gave up his life, so that a nation could sit up and find ways of resolving the sudden outbreak of HIS (the Highly Indiscipline Syndrome) that has eaten…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Capt. Maxwell Adam Mahama may go into Black History as a martyr who voluntarily gave up his life, so that a nation could sit up and find ways of resolving the sudden outbreak of HIS (the Highly Indiscipline Syndrome) that has eaten into the minds, hearts and souls of some youth, and seems to be a specific epidemic that targets people between 12-45 years old.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Court Orders Dihao Investment to Open Defence

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Tarkwa -The Tarkwa High Court, presided over by Justice K.A. Ofori Atta, has ordered Dihao Investment Limited, a small-scale mining firm, to open defence in the case in which a Takoradi-based mining firm, Takoradi Gold Ghana, has s…

[Ghanaian Chronicle] Tarkwa -The Tarkwa High Court, presided over by Justice K.A. Ofori Atta, has ordered Dihao Investment Limited, a small-scale mining firm, to open defence in the case in which a Takoradi-based mining firm, Takoradi Gold Ghana, has sued the former, together with the Minerals Commission and the Attorney General. The court has fixed June 6, 2017 for the defendant to open its defence.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana