Galamsey thrived due to total breakdown of law - Amewu

The Lands and Forestry Minister says illegal mining popularly known as ‘galamsey’ thrived because of the total breakdown of law in the country.

50% of mobile money subscribers are targets for fraudsters - Cyber expert

A cyber crime expert has revealed 50 per cent of mobile money subscribers in Ghana have been defrauded by scammers.

Somanya ECG office attack: No arrest made for fear of escalation

No one has been arrested in connection with Friday’s damage of the Somanya office of the Electricity Company of Ghana, the Yilo Krobo MP has said.

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I see glimpses of sustainability in galamsey fight- Inusah Fuseini

A former Lands and natural resources minister is seeing "glimpses of sustainability" in the current fight against galamsey mining despite being unhappy with the citizens disregard for the country's laws.

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Photo of the week: Long walk to fight public officers 'with long hands'

There was anger but there was also fun in a walk to demonstrate against growing public discontent over reported corruption by former government appointees.

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Adom FM’s ‘Yɛ’gye yɛ sika’ demo attracts over 2,300 protesters

A modest protest to petition anti-graft agency, EOCO over some alleged embezzlement of state funds attracted over 2,300 protesters, police have said.

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Tatale shooting: Police were interested in properties of deceased instead of protecting lives - Chief

The Overlord of the Sangule traditional area, Obore Kumayi Gabuja John has expressed disappointment at the way the police handled the recent robbery attacks in the Tatale Township.

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GIMPA, ACIJC honour ICC prosecutor

The Executive Chairman of the McDan Group Dr. Daniel McKorley has, on behalf of the Ghana GIMPA presented a giant plaque to honour Ms. Fatou Bensouda, the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC).

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Photos: ECG under attack over 'extremely outrageous' bills

The Eastern regional office of the Electricity Company of Ghana office has come under attack from residents angry over 'outrageous' utility bills.

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Fuel smuggling: Ghana lost $150m in 2 months

Ghana lost over $150 million to fuel smuggling in September and November 2016, the Executive Secretary of the Chamber of Petroleum Consumers has said.

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Galamsey fight: Akufo-Addo confident Armed Forces will rise to occasion

President Nana Akufo-Addo, says Ghanaians are looking up to the Ghana Armed Forces to be at the forefront in the fight against illegal mining, otherwise referred to as ‘galamsey’.

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More than 1,300 football fields of maize destroyed by armyworms

More than 1,350 hectares of maize farms in the Central Region have been destroyed by army worms.

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$8m NCA deal may be unconstitutional – Kofi Abotsi

The $6 million contract between the NCA and IDL, maybe unconstitutional, Dean of the GIMPA Law School, Ernest Kofi Abotsi has suggested.

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