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US Ambassador to Ghana, Robert Jackson
Homeland News

US Ambassador demands equal rights for homosexuals in Ghana

United States Ambassador to Ghana, Robert Jackson, wants Ghanaians to be conscious of the rights of homosexuals and treat them equally as heterosexuals. According to him, contrary to the belief that only a handful of Ghanaians are gays, their numbers may actually be higher. “Statistics indicate that probably 10% of […]

Country with annual per capita income of about $1,300 set to ship $400 million per year to U.S investment firm
Business

American Investment Firm Being Scrutinized in Lucrative Ghanaian Bond Deal

Last March, Franklin Templeton Investments, a U.S.-based firm listed on the New York Stock Exchange, bought more than $2 billion worth of bonds issued by the government of Ghana. It was a sweet deal for Templeton, which offers a range of services for “high net worth individuals” and has a […]

Ghanaians charged for romance scam
Africans Abroad

7 Ghanaians arrested and charged for online romance scam in the US

Seven Ghanaians; Kwabena M. Bonsu, Kwasi A. Oppong, Kwame Ansah, John Y. Amoah, Samuel Antwi, King Faisal Hamidu, and Cynthia Appiagyei have been indicted by a US court in Columbus Ohio for romance scam, mynewsgh.com has learnt. An eighth person, Nkosiyoxoxo Msuthu, a South African was also indicted. The eight […]

SDA Church sacks some members from the church
Religion

SDA church Sacks members for using anointing oil

The Atebubu branch of the SDA  church in the Brong Ahafo Region has sacked eight of its members including some Church leaders for selling anointing oil to innocent members. The President of the Mid-North Ghana Conference of SDA, Dr Amoh Kyeremeh who disclosed this to Adom News’ Koofori Bossu Denkye […]

UN Mission in South Sudan
Homeland News

UN probes Ghana Police over sex abuse allegation

The United Nations Mission in South Sudan has recalled a unit of police officers from Wau and confined them to base after a preliminary investigation into allegations of sexual exploitation. UNMISS, in a statement, said it “has a zero-tolerance, no-excuses, and no-second chances approach to sexual exploitation and abuse (SEA),” […]

Abuga Pele, former National Coordinator of GYEEDA
Homeland News

It will be absurd for an NDC government to overturn Abuga Pele’s conviction – Nketia

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said it will be absurd for the party to overturn the conviction of former legislator for Chiana Paga, Abuga Pele. In a statement Monday, the General Secretary of the party Asiedu Nketia said since the NDC was the initiator of the conviction, it cannot […]

Former President Jerry Rawlings
Homeland News

Political power not for freeing ‘thieves’ – Rawlings slams Nii Lante

Former President Jerry John Rawlings is upset with National Democratic Congress [NDC], Member of Parliament for Odododiodoo Constituency, Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye, for suggesting that the opposition party will free jailed former GYEEDA boss, Abuga Pele, if the party wins power in the 2020 polls. According to Mr. Rawlings, such […]

Ejisuman SHS
Homeland News

Ejisuman SHS sexual harassment victims hauled before Disciplinary Committee

Victims of sexual harassment at Ejisuman SHS in the Ashanti Region have been hauled before the school’s disciplinary committee after they went public with their experiences. The girls have been accused of speaking to the media and leaving campus without exeats, Erastus Asare Donkor, who revealed the girls’ stories, told […]

Nii Lante Vanderpuye, MP Odododiodio
Politics

NDC will free Abuga Pele if we win 2020 polls – Nii Lante

Member of Parliament (MP) for Odododiodio, Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye, has indicated the resolve of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to win the general elections in 2020 and ensure the release of former fellow NDC MP, Abuga Pele. Mr. Vanderpuye stressed the NDC’s morale remains high ahead of the 2020 […]

Ghana dropped to 81st in latest CPI ranking
Politics

Corruption: Ghana records worst performance in six years

Ghana has recorded its worst performance in the last six years in its fight against corruption, the latest corruption perception index (CPI) has revealed. The country dropped three points from its 2016 score of 43 to 40 in 2017 and ranked 81 out of the total of 180 countries. Cumulatively, […]