Bolgatanga Senior High School Closed Down After Riot. The Bolgatanga Senior High School (BIGBOSS) in the Upper East Region has been closed down by the school authorities following riots by students on Monday. The students were protesting the death of their fellow student, identified as Emmanuel Bawa who reportedly fell and died after a hot chase by a housemaster.
Pharmacy Council Restoring Sanity in U/W Region. The Upper West regional branch of the Pharmacy Council has started a rigorous exercise of restoring sanity to the pharmaceutical environment in the Upper West region. The council commenced unannounced visits to some over-the-counter (OTC) medicine stores and pharmacy shops over the week. Nine shops in Wa municipality and Wa East districts were […]
Anas Aremeyaw Anas writes to Director-General of Ghana Health Service. Investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas has penned down a letter to the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service, Dr. Ebenezer Appiah-Denkyira, asking him to wake up and act now to save the country’s ailing healthcare system. In 2012, Anas went undercover to expose a quack doctor, Joshua Drah, who operated […]
Anas Arameyaw Anas investigation leads to arrest of 3 fake doctors in Nigeria. •Award-winning series Africa Investigates back on Al Jazeera •African journalists go undercover to expose fake doctors in Delta State, leading to three arrests In this week’s episode of Africa Investigates, Anas Arameyaw Anas and Rosemary Nwaebuni go undercover with secret cameras to expose fake doctors in Delta […]
Narcotics Control Board dissolved by Government. Drug law enforcement agency, Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) has been dissolved by President John Dramani Mahama. Government has given no official statement why the board was dissolved. According to the Chief of Staff, Prosper Bani, further details will follow in due course.
British High Commission Denies collaborating with NACOB. Contrary to earlier claims by the Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) that the arrest of cocaine courier, Nayele Ametefeh was a collaborative effort with the British authorities, the UK High Commission has come out to deny such claims. 32-year-old Nayele Ametefeh was arrested by security operatives at the Heathrow Airport in London on November […]
Soldiers Unleash Terror on Wa Islamic SHS Students. Academic activities at the Islamic Senior High School in Wa, the Upper West regional capital came to a standstill after police and military personnel besieged the campus in their quest to restore calm on campus. Students of the school on Thursday morning refused to eat breakfast and declined to take part […]
Ghanaian woman carrying cocaine arrested at Heathrow Airport, Gov. Denies she was holding diplomatic passport
Ghanaian woman carrying cocaine arrested at Heathrow Airport. A 32-year-old Ghanaian woman has been arrested at the Heathrow Airport in London for drug trafficking. Nayeli Ametefeh was arrested by security operatives at the airport with cocaine weighing 12.kg. Government has denied she was traveling with a diplomatic passport.
Anas Unhappy with DVLA Over ‘Soul Takers’ Officials. Top undercover Journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas is not happy with the way DVLA is handling the case involving corrupt officials indicted in his “Soul Takers” documentary. Earlier this year, complicit officials were exposed in Anas’ investigative series ‘Soul Takers’ which was premiered at the National Theatre. This report sheds more light on […]
Prez. John Mahama Meets Queen Elizabeth II. President John Mahama and his wife, Lordina, on Thursday paid a courtesy call on 88-year-old Queen Elizabeth II at the Buckingham Palace in London. The meeting was one of the many engagements by the President as part of his visit to the United Kingdom. Mahama and the Queen informally discussed issues of common […]