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No show at Wisa trial

By Muntalla Inusah | muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh There was no show at an Accra Circuit Court presided over by Her Honour Abena Oppong Adjin-Doku in a case in which Hiplife artiste, Eugene Ashie popularly known as Wisa Greid is facing trial for indecent exposure. The case has been adjourned to September 21 …

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Justice Dotse: Don’t discuss anything with your husbands

By Muntalla Inusah | muntalla.inusah@daily heritage.com.gh Justice Victor Jones Dotse, a Justice of the Supreme Court has called on newly sworn-in judges and magistrates not to discuss “anything” regarding their duties on the bench with their spouses. According to him, the recent event where certain judges were found culpable in the Anas …

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JB Killer storms court with 2 Bibles to show proof of repentance

By Muntalla Inusah  | muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh Daniel Asiedu, the self-confessed murderer of Abuakwa North Member of Parliament Joseph Boakye Danquah stormed the court on Friday with two Bibles to show proof of being a “repented sinner.” The 19 year-old revealed in court that a Nigerian cell mate at the Legon Police Station …

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Registrar General’s Dept closed down

Sanctions on defaulting businesses put on hold THERE were worrying scenes at the Registrar General’s Department (RGD) in Accra as persons expected to pick their certificates of registration as well as check on their verification processes were left stranded and frustrated. Already, the department has been forced to put on …

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Registrar-General’s Dept extends grace period for defaulting businesses

THE REGISTRAR-General’s Department (RGD) has extended the date for sanctions on defaulting businesses to October 3 in the wake of Civil and Local Government Service Association of Ghana’s strike action. A press statement signed by Mrs. Jemima M. Oware, the acting Registrar-General, and copied to the DAILY HERITAGE yesterday cautioned …

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‘Vodafone 1-2-Free’ adds new twist to customer satisfaction

VODAFONE GHANA has introduced an innovative daily offer called “Vodafone 1 – 2 – Free” which gives prepaid customers free 60 minutes to call Vodafone numbers or five free minutes to call other networks, after every second call. This means that prepaid Vodafone customers who subscribe to this offer can …

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Supreme Court affirms Mahama’s power to appoint EC chair

A SEVEN-MEMBER panel of the Supreme Court justices has declared that President John Dramani Mahama has the sole power of appointment and is not strictly bound by the advice of any statutory body when it comes to the appointment of Supreme Court Judges. The apex court said in its landmark …

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AFC concludes debut CHF bond issue

AFRICA FINANCE Corporation (‘AFC’), a leading Pan-African multilateral development finance institution and project developer, has issued its debut senior unsecured Swiss Franc (CHF) denominated bond, raising CHF 100 million with a tenor of 3 years and 150 days. The bond which pays an annual coupon of 0.85% has a settlement …

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Driver beats police community assistant and gets GH¢360 fine

A TWENTY-FIVE-YEAR-OLD taxi driver, Ibrahim Sulley has been arrested by the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD) of the Eastern Regional Police Command for allegedly assaulting a Community Police Assistant with the MTTD while on duty. The driver was put before Court on Monday and fined. The prosecutor, Alex Nanfam …

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Fisheries regulations in Ghanaian languages launched

The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture has launched a booklet on Fisheries Regulations LI 1968 in some Ghanaian languages. The legislation, translated into Ga, Fanti, and Ewe, was launched in Tema by Madam Sherry Ayittey, Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture. Madam Ayittey indicated that the translated versions were to enable …

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