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Court summons pathologist of late J.B Danquah for the third time

An Accra District Court for the third time has subpoenaed the pathologist who conducted autopsy on Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, J.B Danquah-Adu...

First Deputy Speaker Barred From Entering Parliament

To their consternation, Mr Joseph Osei –Owusu, First Deputy Speaker and the MP for Bekwai and other members of the House were on Tuesday...

Public Accounts Committee Resumes Sitting on Tuesday

The Public Accounts Committee of Parliament would hold public hearings from next Tuesday to Friday to consider financial infractions of the Bank of Ghana,...

Parliament Recommence Sitting As Ministerial Vetting Goes On

Parliament’s Appointments Committee will vet three more ministerial nominees today . They are the Minister nominee for Lands and Forestry, John Peter Amewu; Minister nominee...
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Student Charged With Unnatural Carnal Knowledge

An Accra Circuit Court has fixed March 3, to deliver judgement in respect of Queenie Akuffo, the student who is accused of inserting artificial...

Outgoing MPs Make Their Last Sitting in Parliament

Defeated lawmakers in the just-ended parliamentary elections and those who voluntarily refused to seek reelection are expected to make their last appearance in parliament...

NPP’s Transition Team Turns Down Allowances, Food

Head of NPP transition team Yaw Osafo Marfo The transition team of the incoming New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration has rejected allowances and other benefits...

Sitting gov’t can sign contracts – Mahama Ayariga

The outgoing National Democratic Congress (NDC) government will discharge its duties perfectly including awarding last minute contracts if it deems fit until it finally...
A local resident is seen with his cattle in Baringo, northwest Kenya, March 12, 2015. Residents of Baringo County are experiencing extreme cases of hunger as a result of the long periods of drought in Kenya. According to Kenya's Devolution Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru, a total of 1.6 million people in arid and semi-arid parts of Kenya are in danger of dying as a result of hunger. (Xinhua/Simbi Kusimba)

Drought drives rural ventures out of business

He stares around expecting a customer to make another purchase, in vain. "I only managed to get two customers by 11:00, who bought canned...
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Cities can only become smart ones they begin to think

From 30 000 feet, you could be forgiven for thinking that a city has a pulse. On camera, time lapse photography of the morning...

Supreme Court to Continue Hearing On NHIS Voters Today

The Supreme Court will this morning resume sitting on a motion seeking further clarification on an earlier judgment of the court on the voters’...
Rt. Hon. Dr. Edward Doe Adjaho, Speaker of Parliament

Interior Ministry Heads Security And Intelligence Agencies

The Speaker, who was reading a communication from the Office of the President signed by President John Dramani Mahama, said the directive was in...
Zeenat El-Zakzaky,

Lawyers Demand Arrest Of El-zakzaky’s Wife Over Shi’ite Attack

In suit number FHC/‎ABJ/CJ/189/2016, dated March 10, 2016, Mrs. El-Zakzaky was said to have made inciting statement after the killing of the members of...
Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission

Federal Court Dismisses Application In Tariff Hike Writ

The application was dismissed on Monday with a cost of N10,000 awarded in favour of the plaintiff who is a Lagos based lawyer, Toluwani...

Squatting puts less strain on our behinds

Giulia Enders, who is studying microbiology in Germany, believes people should squat rather than sit when going to the toilet as squatting puts less...

May 5 Set Aside for Lagos Election Tribunal Inaugural Sitting

Following petitions received from parties who disagreed with the result of the just concluded election in Lagos State, the State Election Petitions Tribunal...

Election Petitions Tribunal in Plateau State had its inaugural sitting

The Election Petitions Tribunal in Plateau State has had its inaugural sitting. The tribunal is divided into two panels for easy and timely determination...

Labour push Judge sitting on case against Ghana government to step down

The judge presiding over the case involving the 12 labour unions and government has stepped down following a petition by the former. The labour unions...

Imo Assembly Suspends Sitting To Mourn Eudora Igwe

The Imo state House of Assembly, Tuesday, suspended its plenary in honour of their colleague and the member representing Ideato North state constituency, Hon....
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Ghanaian parliament sits on Saturday

Parliament has been compelled to sit today, Saturday, to consider a special Legislative Instrument by?the Electoral Commission (EC), creating new electoral areas and also...

Coroner suspends Sitting On SCOAN Hearing

Prophet T.B. Joshua At the resumed sitting of the Coroner?s Inquest into the collapsed Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) building on Wednesday, December 3,...
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Ghana’s parliament thrown into confusion

The Speaker of Parliament, on Tuesday abruptly suspended sitting when an argument by both sides of the House on the recent narcotics haul nearly...

Fayose at loggerheads with Assembly

The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, on Monday invaded the state House of Assembly with riot policemen and armoured tanks to pave the way for...
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Chief of Banka back in court

The trial of Nana Osabarima Twiampomah III, the Chief of Banka Community, resumed at an Accra High Court on Wednesday. Nana Osabarima Twiampomah III, Chief...

Parliament Reconvenes To Consider Some Financial Agreements

Parliament on Wednesday re-convened for an emergency meeting called by the Speaker, to consider some financial agreements and to approve some Committee Reports. The House...

The commission, which will be sitting at the House of Chiefs

The Judicial Commission of Inquiry set up by the Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi to investigate the complaints and grievances arising from demolition...

Panel Of Enquiry Holds Inaugural Sitting Today

In spite of the resolution of the beleaguered Nasarawa state Lawmakers directing the state Chief Judge, Justice, Suleiman Dikko to re-constitute the seven man...

Imo State House Adjourned Sitting In Honour Of Nyanya Bomb Victims

By Emeka Aheneku Saddened by the unmitigated cases of terror attacks in some parts of the country, especially, the recent bombing of the Nyanya Motor...

Government coffers looters to appear before Judgment Debt Commission

The Commission of Inquiry into judgment debt payments and other related matters will resume public sittings on March 24, 2014 at its new location...

When A Sitting President Dies

By: Nana Arhin Tsiwah When a sitting president dies A nation is thrown into solemness. When a nation is of the death of a sitting president Then the...