• Change of EC logo cost GH¢16,000 – EC Chair

    Change of EC logo cost GH¢16,000 – EC Chair0

    Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Mrs Jean Adukwei Mensa, has revealed that the reversion of the Commission’s logo to the country’s coat of arms and a ballot box showing the hand casting its vote cost about GH₵16,000. The Commission on December 4, 2018, dumped the multi-coloured logo which was championed by its immediate past chairperson, Mrs

  • 4 Telcos fined for failing quality service standard

    4 Telcos fined for failing quality service standard0

    The National Communications Authority (NCA) has sanctioned all four mobile network operators for non-compliance with various Quality of Service (QoS) requirements. The four — AirtelTigo, Glo, MTN and Vodafone — have been fined a total of GHC34,065,000.00. AirtelTigo was fined GHC11,635,000.00; Glo, GHC4,460,000.00); MTN, GHC9,080,000.00; and Vodafone, GHC8,890,000.00. The NCA regularly undertakes QoS Monitoring to determine MNOs’

  • Zabzugu District Hospital lacks Radiographer

    Zabzugu District Hospital lacks Radiographer0

    Residents of zabzugu district cannot access the services of a Radiographer, though there is an X’Ray machine purchased and mounted at the District Hospital for the past three years. Counting the difficulty and frustration some patients go through, a participant at the recently held Town Hall Meeting made a passionate appeal to the DCE Mr.

  • Ampofo defeats Abodakpi to lead NDC as Chairman

    Ampofo defeats Abodakpi to lead NDC as Chairman0

    Delegates of the opposition National Democratic Party have rewarded long service and loyalty to the party by voting massively for Samuel Ofosu Ampofo as the new chairman and retaining Johnson Asiedu Nketiah as General Secretary for the third successive time. After almost 18 hours of voting, sorting and counting, Ampofo, the former Branch chairman of

  • Consumers unhappy as sachet water prices goes up

    Consumers unhappy as sachet water prices goes up0

    Some Ghanaians have spoken against the expected increase in price of sachet water which takes effect from today November 12, 2018. According to them, the increase the price of a bag of sachet water will only add to the already high cost of living in the country. The National Association of Sachet and Packaged Water Producers (NASPAWAP)

  • Prince Charles calls slavery an ‘indelible stain’

    Prince Charles calls slavery an ‘indelible stain’0

    The Prince of Wales has acknowledged Britain’s role in the transatlantic slave trade but stopped short of giving an official apology, which is likely to disappoint campaigners who have long called on the British Royal Family to do so. Prince Charles, the heir to the British throne and next head of the Commonwealth, is in