Source: primenewsghana. com - Former President John Mahama has expressed worry about the decision of the Attorney-General's Department, to free eight Delta Force members arrested for storming a Kumasi Circuit Court, to release some other members who were standing trial.
Source: myjoyonline. com - Parliament’s Trade, Industry and Tourism Committee says it will investigate the bribery allegations against a former Director-General of the Ghana Standards Authority.
The Committee said it will interrogate the relevant people in connection with the $1.2 million kickback allegedly received by Dr George Crentsil from a contractor.
Source: kasapafmonline. com - The Suame Divisoinal Police Command has arrested a fetish priestess Nana Ama Serwaa alias Asuobena Komfo at Barekese in the Atwima Nwabiagya North of the Ashanti region for recruiting young girls within and outside the region to her house to engage in illicit sex trade.
Source: todaygh. com - Progressive People’s Party (PPP) has charged the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) to immediately re-arrest the eight members of the political vigilante group affiliated to the party, Delta Force, who were freed by a Kumasi Circuit Court, describing the release as a “disrespect of justice.”
Source: 3news. com - Some Agric officers are conniving with fertilizer agents under the government’s fertilizer subsidy programme to smuggle large quantities of the chemicals outside the country, Deputy Upper West Regional Minister Amidu Chinia Ishahaku has revealed.
Source: ultimatefmonline. com - Drama unfolded in Koforidua Circuit Court B Thursday when 14 out of 29 foreigners standing trial for engaging in illegal mining in the Atiwa range of forest reserve apparently told the Court they were hunting for a bush rat in the forest reserve but were not mining.
Source: adomonline. com - A man believed to be in his late 30s was allegedly lynched by some angry youth in Kasoa Old Timers in the Awutu Senya East municipality of the Central Region.
Assembly member for Old Timers Electoral area Darko Kwarteng who confirmed this unfortunate incident to Adom News’ Kofi Adjei said the suspect was lynched by angry residents after he was reported to have attempted to rob a nearby house.
Source: newsghana. com . gh - A civil society group is calling on the Speaker of Ghana’s Parliament, Rt. Hon. Prof. Aaron Mike Oquaye to handover the four parliamentarians alleged to have been involved in visa fraud to the police and the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) to delve into the matter.
Source: kasapafmonline. com - The Member of Parliament for Asutifi North, Joseph Benhazin Dahah has denied allegations of Visa Fraud leveled against him by the British High Commissioner, Jon Benjamin.
He disputed the accusations of his involvement in any Visa fraud saying that there is no proof implicating him in the illegality as alleged by Mr. Benjamin.
Source: kasapafmonline.com - A police and Anti Illegal Mining Joint Taskforce of the Small Scale Miners Association in the Ashanti region have raided three mining communities in the Atwima Mponua District to stop “galamseyers” who have defied the government’s directive to halt all illegal mining activities in the country.