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Nana Appiah Mensah, CEO of Menzgold
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Menzgold boss declared wanted by Police, courts issue arrest warrants

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has declared the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Menzgold Ghana Limited, Nana Appiah Mensah, a fugitive wanted by the police. The CID said it had secured a warrant from the Accra Circuit Court for the arrest of Nana Mensah, popularly […]

Nathaniel Otoo, Samuel Annor, Sylvester Mensah, Ras Boateng
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A-G asks Sly Mensah, 3 other NHIA CEOs, Zoomlion to refund over GHȻ400m

The current head and three former Chief Executive Officer (CEOs) of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) and Zoomlion, have been ordered to refund a total amount of GHȻ411, 433, 086  following revelations of wrongful payments made to the waste management company during their respective tenures. In separate letters to […]

Baffour Owusu Amankwatia
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Restore power of summons for chiefs – Kumasi Traditional Council

The Kumasi Traditional Council has called on government to immediately restore the power for chiefs to summon their subjects. President of the Council and Chief of Bantama, Baffour Owusu Amankwatia, said the cooperation of the president in restoring the power without delay will help traditional leaders to play any meaningful […]

George Amponsah Duodu
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Asst Head of Kumasi SHS sues headmaster and GES over sodomy accusations

Embattled Assistant Headmaster of the Kumasi High School who is under investigation for alleged claims of sodomy in the school, has sued the Ghana Education Service, GES, and the Headmaster of the School, Bernard Hall Baidoo The applicant, George Amponsah-Duodu through his lawyers said the authorities failed to give him […]

Kumasi Senior High School
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I’m not gay – Kumasi SHS Assistant Head denies sodomy allegations

The suspended Assistant Headmaster of the Kumasi High School, George Amponsah-Duodo, has insisted he is innocent, following allegations that he sodomized some students of the school. Describing the allegations as baseless in a letter from his lawyers, Mr. Amponsah-Duodo insisted that he has not had any contact with the alleged […]

George Amponsah Duodu
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Assistant headmaster of Kumasi High SHS suspended over sodomy allegations

An Assistant Headmaster at Kumasi High School has been suspended, pending investigations into allegations of sodomy against him. The 54-year-old year old George Amponsah-Duodu, is accused of engaging in the alleged acts with students of the all-male school. The Regional Education Directorate has referred the matter to the Disciplinary Committee […]

Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Education Minister
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Teachers to lose jobs if students fail external exams

The Minister of Education, Dr Mathew Opoku-Prempeh, has stated that measures are being put in place to tie the continuous stay of school managers and teachers at work to the educational outcomes of their students. He said the initiative to be rolled out within the shortest possible time was meant […]

Prof Kwesi Yankah
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Government to abolish single-sex education system – Minister drops hints

The government is planning to abolish single-sex education system in the country following the conversion of Katanga, Unity and Africa to mixed halls by the authorities of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). MyNewsGh.com is learning. “If we continue to perpetuate the exclusive male and exclusive female […]

Kofi Annan's body arrive in Ghana
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Kofi Annan’s body arrive in Ghana

The remains of the late former Secretary-General of the United Nations Kofi Annan has landed in Accra, Ghana, from Switzerland where he died in August. The Aircraft carrying the body of the former UN Chief touched down at the Kotoka International Airport at 17: 30 pm and it was accompanied […]

A portion of the burnt house
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GNFS investigates Dansoman fire outbreak that claimed 5 lives

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has commenced investigations into the fire outbreak that claimed the lives of five persons at the residence of the Dansoman district pastor of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church (SDA). The wife of Pastor Ebenezer Ato Kessie, his two children, including a three-week-old baby boy, his […]