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Reshuffling rocks Ghana Police Service

THE GHANA Police Service has issued the transfers of some police personnel to various departments within the service to help in the administrative work there. According to a statement copied to the DAILY HERITAGE, the changes were to ensure effective management and operational control of the Service. The Director-General/Research and …

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Lawyer Akoto Ampaw, legal practitioner for the New Patriotic Party

Lawyer Ampaw tipped Independent Prosecutor

PRESIDENT NANA Akufo-Addo has tipped lawyer Akoto Ampaw as first Independent Prosecutor to investigate and prosecute certain categories of cases and allegations of corruption and other criminal wrongdoing which includes those involved in alleged violations of the Public Procurement Act. President Akufo-Addo had told the BBC that “hopefully that person is going to …

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James Agyenim Boateng, former aide to Vice President, Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur

National Security invades Agyenim Boateng’s house

OFFICIALS FROM the National Security, have invaded the apartment of former aide to former Vice President, Kwesi Bekoe Amissah- Arthur, James Agyenim Boateng. In a tweet by Mr Boateng, he said the officials were at his residence at 6am “looking for missing cars” However, sources said the operation exercise revealed that …

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Gloria Akuffo, Attorney General and Minister of Justice

State Attorney collapses: After walking to court due to unavailability of official vehicle

Muntalla Inusah | muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh A DISTURBING incident on Monday occurred at the Criminal Division of the Accra High Court in which a State Attorney, Rebecca Aryitey-Smith, collapsed after she was said to have walked from the Attorney General’s Department to the Law Courts Complex. The decision to walk to court, …

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Catherine Afeku, Minister-designate for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts

Fraud allegation was a set-up –Afeku

BENJAMIN TANDOH THE MINISTER-DESIGNATE for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Mrs Catherine Abelema Afeku, has indicated that the fraud allegation against her was false and was aimed at tarnishing her image. She insisted that there had not been any judgement by any court convicting her of fraud or any other criminal …

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Otiko Afisa Djaba, Minister-designate for Gender

I was too old to do my National Service- Otiko Djaba

MINISTER-DESIGNATE for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Otiko Afisa Djaba has explained that she failed to do her national service because she was over 40-years-old when she completed tertiary education. Madam Otiko’s current explanation contradicts her earlier statements when she appeared before the appointment’s committee. She had earlier stated that …

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Joseph Kwasi Okyere (M), Managing Director of Antarctic Construction Company Limited at his installation in Koforidua

MD of Antarctic company installed head of Zongo

KOJO ANSAH THE MANAGING Director of Antarctic Construction Company Limited, Mr Joseph Kwasi Okyere, popularly known as Antarctic, has been installed Head of Koforidua Zongo. The traditional position, Head of Zongo, is the highest and most respected position given to a non -Muslim and non-resident of a Zongo community based …

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Dennis Miracles Aboagye, MCE hopeful for Akuapem North

Akuapem Youth ‘fights’ MCE candidate

A GROUP calling itself The Concerned Youth of Akuapem in the Eastern Region is calling on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to withdraw the candidature of Dennis Miracles Aboagye who is contesting for the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) position of the area. According to them, though Mr Aboagye had been …

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Otiko Afisa Djaba (middle), Minister-designate for Gender, Children and Social Protection, speaking at the UN conference

Govt will give 50% MASLOC loan to women –Otiko Djaba

HARRY REYNOLDS GOVERNMENT HAS set aside 50% of Micro-finance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) loans for Ghanaian women as part of strategic measures to reduce poverty in the country, Minister-designate for Gender, Children and Social Protection, Otiko Afisa Djaba, has disclosed. She added that aside enhancing MASLOC to benefit more …

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Nana Ama Konadu, newly endorsed Asantehemaa

Elder sister of Otumfuo is new Asantehemaa

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II has named elder sister, Nana Ama Konadu  as new queen of the Ashanti Region. The 83 year-old Asantehemaa is the first daughter of the late queen Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II. Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II died late last year.

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