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Suspected prostitutes

Police arrest 18 suspected prostitutes in La

The La District Police Command has uncovered an area within the district where some landlords convert their rooms into brothels for commercial sex workers. Incidentally, the area which is popularly known as La Apese, is opposite the La Police Station. Consequently, the police has raided some of the areas, leading […]

Prof. Kwasi Opoku Amankwa, Director General, GES
Homeland News

Leave office now – GES to retired staff

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has issued a directive instructing its regional, metropolitan and general managers of education units across the country to ensure that staff who have attained retirement age and still at post vacate immediately. A statement issued by Professor Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa, Director-General of GES, said an earlier […]

Pius Enam Hadzide, Deputy Minister for Youth and Sports

Deputy Sports Minister, National Sports Authority D-G suspended

Deputy Minister for Youth and Sports, Pius Enam Hadzide has been suspended by president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. He was suspended alongside the Director General of the National Sports Authority, Robert Sarfo Mensah. A statement signed by Director of Communications at the Jubilee House, Eugene Arhin states that the decision […]

Dr cuts oxygen supply

Baby dies as doctor cuts oxygen supply over nonpayment of GHC533 bill

A nine-week-old baby boy has died at the St Gregory Hospital at Kasoa in the Central Region because his parents could not afford the cost of aiding his breathing with an oxygen machine. Little Prosper’s parents tell Joy News a medical doctor on duty pulled the plug from the oxygen […]

2 Doctors who are frustrated at the appalling emergency system

Start suing hospitals and things will improve – Doctor advises

A medical practitioner says the best way to deal with medical negligence is to seek redress in the court of law. Samuel Odoi believes that until that is done, health officials will continue to take advantage of the lack of accountability in the system and cause even more damage than […]

Korle Bu Teaching Hospital

No blood, no care; Korle-Bu turns away pregnant women

Scores of expectant mothers at the ante-natal clinic of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, were left stranded today [Monday], as health authorities insisted on compulsory blood donations from the patients before attending to them. The new directive, according to authorities, is to prevent the shortage of blood at the facility. […]

Ejisuman Senior High School
Homeland News

Eight teachers found guilty of ‘sexual harassment’ at Ejisuman SHS

The special committee, investigating allegations of sexual misconduct against some teachers at the Ejisuman Senior High School, has found eight of them guilty of inappropriate sexual advances on the students. The committee was set up by the Ghana Education Service (GES) to investigate the allegations of sexual misconduct against some […]

Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum, Deputy Education Minister
Homeland News

Minister orders indicted Ejisuman teachers to stop teaching

Deputy Education Minister, Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, says teachers at Ejisuman Girls Senior High School found to have made inappropriate sexual advances on students, should not be allowed to teach again until their cases are finally determined. “They cannot and should not [teach] until the investigation is concluded and action […]

Prince Adu
Homeland News

16-year-old boy stabbed to death at Asante Mampong

Prince Adu, a 16-year-old washing bay attendant, has allegedly been stabbed to death by his friend Junior, aka Hello Cici, 15, at Asante Mampong. Misunderstanding ensued between the boys after Hello Cici attempted to get Prince Adu to the dancing floor at Bantama Spot. Hello Cici went into hiding after […]

Nana Yaw Adom Owusu l, Krobo Chief
Homeland News

Krobo youth attack their chief

Residents of Antoa-Krobo in the Kwabre East Municipality of the Ashanti Region have fled from the town after some irate youth attacked the Chief of the community Nana Yaw Adom Owusu I over chieftaincy dispute. Nana Yaw Adom Owusu I, Krobo Chief sustained various degrees of injuries after he was […]