News Headlines For 12/04/16

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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.