The Economic and Organized Crime Office (EOCO) has recovered over GHC99 million from fraudsters, YEN.com.gh has learnt. The amount is composed of recoveries and other proceeds of crimes such as default taxes, royalties and more.
The former chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Charlotte Kesson-Smith Osei, has come under attack from the founder and flagbearer of the Ghana Freedom Party (GFP), Akua Donkor.
The national chairman of the People’s National Convention (PNC), Bernard Mornah, has blamed President Akufo-Addo for the collapse of the party.
Information available to YEN.com.gh suggests that Kwame Owusu has been appointed as the board chairman of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). Owusu resigned in February 2019 after a scandal at the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA).
The presiding judge of the Sekondi High Court, Justice Hanna Taylor, has called for legal representation for the suspects in the case of the missing Takoradi girls.
A member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Edward Okraku Adum, has written to President Akufo-Addo, calling for the dismissal of one Horace Ekow Ewusi from office.
Some security officials have been arrested and sent to police stations for breaking road traffic laws, YEN.com.gh has learnt. They were picked up on Wednesday, July 10, 2019.
The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has disclosed that Ghana loses about $200 million every year due to illicit activities in the petroleum sector.
Information available to YEN.com.gh shows that armed police officers have surrounded the Takoradi Flour Mill. This comes after angry workers besieged the office of the managing director, Thierry Loupiac, and removed him from there
The deputy minister of Information, Ama Dokuaa Asiamah Adjei, has disclosed the main reason behind the recently held demonstration in Accra. According to her, the demonstration, dubbed Kum Y3n Pr3ko, is an agenda of the NDC.
YEN.com.gh is in possession of a letter of ‘consolation’ Ghana’s first president, Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, wrote to overthrown Prime Minister, Dr. Kofi Abrefa Busia. Dr. Nkrumah was overthrown on February 24, 1966, while abroad.
Seven people have sustained various degrees of injuries after a clash over a piece of land at Dagomba Line near Asawase in the Ashanti Region. YEN.com.gh understands that over 100 people have sustained various degrees of injuries.
YEN.com.gh understands that some forest officers in the Eastern region are indifferent to the activities of illegal lumberers at Ogorme, a farming community near Akyem Tontro in the Eastern region.
YEN.com.gh understands that the House of Parliament has initiated plans to campaign for the construction of the $200 million chamber. The new development comes after it revealed plans of officially halting the project.
The national chairman of the New Patriotic Party, Freddie Blay, has revealed that plans for the Parliamentary chamber have not been aborted. According to him, the edifice would be constructed in future.
President Akufo-Addo has paid tribute to the late Professor John Evans Atta-Mills for calling for the establishment of the Continental Free Trade Area in 2011. He was interacting with Ghanaians in Paris, the capital of France.
OLA Girls Senior High School has pardoned the six students who filmed themselves having fun with alcohol soon after finishing the West African Secondary School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE).
YEN.com.gh understands that the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has impounded a caravan with registration number AS 4077 U, which was loaded with 150 ‘Kufuor gallons’ of diesel.
Information available to YEN.com.gh suggests that a plantain thief, 19-year-old barber, Solomon Aklotey, has been saved from going to jail.
A former minister of the Brong Ahafo region, Eric Opoku, has descended on the Akufo-Addo-led administration for collapsing the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). He said the government has diverted 25% of the NHIS funds.
YEN.com.gh understands that illegal miners now use small-scale miners as cover to hide their activities. This came out after mass arrests were made in the Eastern, Western and Central regions of Ghana.
Four people have been arrested in connection with fraudulent voter registration activities, YEN.com.gh has learnt. The suspects include executives of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and an official of the Electoral Commission (EC).