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Kotoka Airport

Bomb Scare At Kotoka International Airport

Reports reaching DAILY GUIDE indicate that Ghana is said to be on a hit list of an international terrorist group, leading to deployment of soldiers at the Kotoka International Airport, Accra. Deployed soldiers at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA), some of whom engaged in metal detecting routines on departing passengers, have compelled people to ask questions about what has gone […]

August 21, 2012 ·
 
Two Nigerians Arrested Over Ritual Murders In Ghana

Two Nigerians Arrested Over Ritual Murders In Ghana

Two Nigerians have been arrested by the police in Tefle in the Volta region for their alleged involvement in ritual murders. The two, whose identities are not yet known, are reported to have checked into a hotel in the town with a young lady who the youth of the area suspect was going to be used for the sacrifice.

August 21, 2012 ·
 
Ghana Flagstaff House

John Mahama sets c’ttee over Flagstaff House usage

President John Dramani Mahama has set up a special committee to advise on a phased movement of the Presidency from the Castle at Osu to the Flagstaff House. The Committee will among others review the security, logistics and equipment related issues required to make the Flagstaff House usable and appropriate for the Presidency.

August 21, 2012 ·
 
Police Ghana

Shooting In Tamale as Muslim sects clash

A violent unrest at Sakasaka in the Tamale metropolis on Monday evening left several residents inflicted with various degrees of injury. The clash that ensued between the Afa-Ajura sect and suspected Salawa-Tiya sect is believed to be a spillover of the confrontations over misinterpretation of verses of the Quran on Northern Star Radio by some members of the Tijaniya and […]

August 21, 2012 ·
 
Ghana Loses Millions In Multiple Salary Payments

Ghana Loses Millions In Multiple Salary Payments

The government has lost millions of cedis as a result of multiple payments to 1,800 active employees and pensioners in unearned monthly salaries and pensions from the Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD) in 2011. According to the 2011 Auditor-General’s Report, those multiple payments were effected to the beneficiaries through the same bank account. For instance, the CAGD paid GH¢292.68 […]

August 21, 2012 ·
 
New 50 cedis

Bank Of Ghana: New 50 Ghana Cedi Note Out Today

  The new Fifty Ghana Cedi notes will be in circulation from today Tuesday 21 August. The Bank of Ghana is introducing the new notes to stop fraudsters from printing counterfeits. The new note has a cocoa pod that replaces the holographic patch whilst the number 50 at the bottom of the front is now green instead of gold. The […]

August 21, 2012 ·
 
Late President, John Evans Fiifi Atta Mills

Ghanaians To Pay $75, 000 For Mills’ Casket?

The chairman of the President Mills Funeral Planning Committee, Kofi Totobi-Kwakye, has rubbished media reports that the casket for the late president will cost US$75, 000, saying that will force President Mills to “turn in his grave if we make any attempt to spend that kind of money.” Speaking to the media on Tuesday, Mr. Totobi-Kwakye said his research reveals […]

August 8, 2012 ·