Human Interest

Minority predicts harsher econs condition

Minority predicts harsher econs condition

AHEAD of the presentation of the 2019 Budget Statement and Fiscal Policy for the year ending December 31, the Minority in Parliament has predicted harsher economic conditions for citizens.   With the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, set to present the budget in Parliament tomorrow, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has given the indication that the budget, his third since assuming [...]

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Police arrest 2 for possessing cocaine, wee

Police arrest 2 for possessing cocaine, wee

The Agona Nkwanta Police in the Western Region has arrested two persons suspected to be dealing in cocaine and Indian hemp at Aboade in the Ahanta West District of the Western Region. The suspects Edmund Osei, alias Kofi Ogoe and Jemima Quaicoe are currently in police custody while investigations continued. Briefing the Ghanaian Times, the Western Regional Police Public Relations [...]

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Man granted GH¢100,000.00 bail for allegedly defiling girl, 11

The Tema Circuit Court ‘B’ has granted GH¢100,000.00 bail with two sureties to a 68-year-old shop keeper, accused of defiling an 11-year-old Junior High School student in Tema.   Counsel for accused, Robert Gaisie, was not in court on November 6, and the case was adjourned to November 20.   The court said it would commence the trial on the [...]

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Businessman granted bail for GH¢5,126,000.00 fraud

Frank Kofi Frimpong, a businessman, has been granted GH¢4 million bail with three sureties by an Accra circuit court, for allegedly defrauding the Chief Executive of Ameen Scientific Herbal Hospital, Sheikh Dr. Amin Mohammed Bonsu, and members of the Ghana Muslim Mission. The accused, allegedly collected GH¢5,126,000.00 from complainants with the promise that he would pay them 100 per cent [...]

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3 drown after canoe capsizes

Disaster struck when three people, drowned at Ehyireso, when a canoe capsized on River Manfe, at Ehyireso, in the Prestea Huni Valley municipality of the Western Region. They drowned when they attempted to cross the river by canoe to Ehyireso, a cocoa growing area, about four kilometres away from Bogoso, to convey fermented cocoa beans for drying. The deceased, Nyiraba [...]

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Pressure on Thierry Henry  as Monaco go winless in six games

Pressure on Thierry Henry as Monaco go winless in six games

THIERRY Henry endured another miserable evening as Monaco manager after Edinson Cavani’s hat-trick ushered Paris St Germain to a 4-0 victory at the Stade Louis II. On a night when the linesmen came under scrutiny, Cavani scored twice inside 12 minutes – with both goals overturned on the video assistant referee system having been initially flagged for offside. Cavani used [...]

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Solari lands Real full job  … After bout of victories

Solari lands Real full job … After bout of victories

REAL Madrid director Emilio Butragueno has said the club are delighted with Santiago Solari’s spell in charge after the team posted their fourth consecutive win by beating Celta Vigo on Sunday. Madrid claimed a 4-2 victory at Balaidos and the expectation is Solari will now be given the job full-time, following a transformation in results. Four victories during his tenure [...]

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Welbeck return not clear

ARSENAL striker Danny Welbeck had an operation last Friday, a day after breaking his ankle in his side’s goalless draw against Sporting Lisbon, but it remains unclear how long his recovery will take, Gunners’ manager Unai Emery said on Sunday. Speaking after Arsenal’s 1-1 draw with Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, Emery confirmed the England international needed [...]

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Federer stunned in straight sets

ROGER Federer’s hopes of winning a record-extending seventh ATP Finals title suffered a blow as Kei Nishikori stunned the Swiss great 7-6(4) 6-3 in their round-robin opener on Sunday. The 37-year-old began calmly enough but his usually smooth game began to fray towards the end of the first set and fell apart in an error-strewn second. Unsurprisingly the match ended [...]

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‘Children must partake in church activities’

‘Children must partake in church activities’

The Evangelist at Nsumia Church of Christ in the Nsawam-Addoagyiri Municipality, Edward Boakye has advised parents to allow their children to partake in church activities. Evangelist Boakye gave the advice during the Nsumia Church of Christ Children Day celebration at the weekend. It had the theme; “Make Children Active Partners in the Works of Ministry.” He said children should be [...]

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