News Headlines: Tuesday, 12th April, 2016
Italian investors to construct mini dams in Volta Region
World Bank invests in firms using tax havens, says Oxfam
Somali executes al-Shabab journalist
Herbert Mensah prays for Ellispark disaster victims; looks forward to 15th Anniversary of May 9
Agogo residents to hit streets again; threaten to drive away nomads
Go to Sports Ministry for your debts; GFA tells Hannah Tetteh
Police assures public safety amidst T.B Joshua terror prophecy
NACOB moves to confiscate Nayele’s assets
Breast Care Int. adds non-communicable disease to campaign
Foreign Affairs Ministry initiates steps to retrieve €5,000 from retired consular officer
Video: Christian Council calls for involvement of religious leaders, others in raising security alert
Odd news: Female police officers in Mexico forced to undergo ‘attractiveness’ inspections
Porter jailed for rubbing his manhood against 11-year old girl
Cracks in Manhyia North NPP branch deepen
Mobile Apps responsible for credit disappearance – Telcos explain
Ghana’s security must not be run on the basis of prophecies – Christian Council
Prof. Adei blames exam leakages, cheating on rearing children almost like pigs
Staff of WAEC demoralized over exams leakages
Other Major Headlines:
353 GHANAIANS DEPORTED IN FIRST QUARTER OF 2016
A total of 353 Ghanaians have been returned from various countries around the world in the first three months of 2016 as a result of immigration-related issues.
508 PERISH IN ROAD ACCIDENTS IN 3 MONTHS
Road traffic accidents claimed 508 lives in the first quarter of 2016 nationwide.
WORLD BANK PREDICTS GROWTH FOR GHANA
There are high expectations for the Ghanaian economy to pick up this year, a new World Bank Group report, Africa Pulse, has revealed.
CEDI STABILITY BOOTS MORTGAGE MARKET CONFIDENCE
The Cedi’s strong performance against the dollar in 2016 so far, breaking the seasonal first quarter depreciation curse, is expected to restore some much needed confidence in the mortgage market, analysts have said.
AGRO-TOURISM A MULTI-TRILLION BUSINESS
The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC), Mawuena Trebarh, says the country can take in millions of foreign exchange revenue if attention is paid to agro-tourism.
TOURISM MINISTRY SEEKS ACADEMIC PATERNERSHIP
The Ministry of Tourism is a partner the University of Ghana Business School to market various tourists sites in the country, Edwin Owusu-Mensah – Director of Procurement, Protocol and Special Duties – has said.
TB JOSHUA CAUSES PANIC! POLICE RUN HELTER SKELTER
Popular Nigerian pastor Temitipoe Bolagun Joshua, says he has seen a vision that there is going to a terrorist attack in either his country (Nigeria) or Ghana in the next few days.
AG CITES MAHAMA IN $28,000 SA TRIP
President Mahama has been cited in the Auditor-General’s report on Public Accounts of Ghana as having used his office as the vice president in 2011 to spend $28,692 on his family while he was in South Africa.
RUBY’S MOTHER FIGHTS NACOB OVER MANSIONS
The government’s attempt to confiscate assets and property of convicted narcotics drug baroness Nayele Ametefe, aka Ruby Adu-Gyamfi, appears to be meeting stiff opposition from the family.
PANIC GRIPS GHANA OVER TB JOSHUA’S PROPHECY, BUT POLICE ALLAY FEARS
Today can report that Ghanaians are living in fear, following a prophecy by popular Nigerian main of God, TB Joshua, on an imminent ‘foreign attack’ on Ghana and Nigeria.
WE’RE DYING AKUOKO RESIDENTS CRY OUT
Residents of Akuoko, a predominantly farming community in the Agona East District of the Central Region, have made a passionate appeal to the powers that be to relieve them from their continuous unbearable living conditions.