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Renewed clashes at Oshiyie: 1 dead, another hacked as residents flee town for fear of reprisal attacks

BY PHILIP ANTOH  |  philip.antoh@dailyheritage.com.gh RENEWED CLASHES over chieftaincy at Oshiyie, a fishing community in the Ga South Municipality in the Greater Accra Region, has left one dead from a gunshot and another hacked as residents flee the town for fear of reprisal attacks. The dead is a 26-year-old Armah …

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Investor runs to President over Minister’s harassment

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH  |  muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh PRESIDENT NANA Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been petitioned by an Indian investor in the country, Mr Ashok Kumar Sivaram, over incessant harassment being meted out to him by the Minister of Interior and the Comptroller of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS). Mr Sivaram was the …

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Social media barrier to English language — Dr Owusu

BY PHILIP ANTOH  |  philip.antoh@dailyheritage.com.gh THE CHIEF Executive Officer of Leyden Educational Consultancy of the United Kingdom, Dr James Owusu, has said the advent of social media has corrupted African students to the point that it has affected their writing skills. Dr Owusu said because social media users have adopted …

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Man in deep trouble after defiling girl, 15, says ‘I didn’t use condom’

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH  |    muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh A 22-YEAR-OLD trader has told the Accra Circuit Court Gender Division that he demanded sex from a 15-year-old girl she proposed love to the first day he met her. He also told the court that though that was the first time of seeing the …

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Too much borrowing, praying collapsed UT, Capital Bank — NPP, NDC commentators claim

BY NANA KWABENA AGYARE A COMMUNICATIONS team member of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Yaw Preko, has revealed that indiscriminate borrowing under the former John Mahama Administration was responsible for the collapse of UT and Capital banks. According to him, the overriding reason behind the collapse of the …

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Fuel prices to go up – IES

FUEL PRICES are likely to go up this month. This is according to analysis done by the Institute for Energy Security (IES). The IES is predicting that taking into consideration the upward adjustments of Brent Crude Oil price, as well as prices of finished products on the international market, the …

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UT, Capital banks’ staffs likely to lose jobs – GCB Bank MD

BY ROSEMOND BOATENG ADDAI   |   rosemond.adjetey@yahoo.com SOME STAFF members of UT and Capital banks are likely to lose their jobs as GCB Bank intends to assess them to qualify for employment. Mr Anselm Ray Sowah, Managing Director (MD) of GCB Bank Limited, briefing the press in Accra yesterday said …

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No more killing of galamseyers — operation Vanguard Taskforce declares

BY KOJO ANSAH THE OPERATION Vanguard Taskforce, which is mandated to clamp down on illegal mining, popularly known as galamsey, has assured Ghanaians that no blood would be spilled in the discharge of their duties. The taskforce has, however, made it clear that its members would be compelled to use …

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Alajo shooting incident, businessman charged with murder

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH  muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh THE BUSINESSMAN, Charles Frimpong, who has been accused of shooting and killing a mechanic at Alajo in Accra, last week has been charged with murder. Yaw Boadi, 33, was shot last Tuesday following a misunderstanding over where to park his car. State prosecutors yesterday prayed the …

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Gas applauded for peaceful Homowo

News desk report KING TACKIE Tieko Tsuru II, who was installed on August 2, 2015 as the new Ga Mantse to success the late substantive Ga Mantse, King Boni Amugi, has extended appreciation to all kingmakers, traditional and opinion leaders, and chiefs within the Ga State for joining hands to …

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