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Government honours Chief Imam at 99

National Chief Imam Sheikh Osman Nuhu Sharubutu yesterday marked his 99th birthday, with both President Akufo-Addo and Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia turning up at the cleric’s New Fadama residence in Accra to join in the celebration. The highlight of the occasion was the announcement by Dr Mahamudu Bawumia that …

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Samira Bawumia promotes reading culture among pupils

As part of her organisation’s goal to improve literacy and cultivate a reading culture among pupils in Ghana, the Second Lady, Mrs Samira Bawumia, yesterday spent the day reading with some pupils from selected schools in Accra. The activity, which was organised by her non-profit organisation, The Samira Empowerment & …

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Robbery attack rocks Upper East

Armed robbers have struck again in the Upper East region, killing an old man after brutalising his son’s wife for flashing a torchlight at their bare faces. The latest attack, which took place at Goore in the Binduri District, comes only three days after a daytime bank raid had seen …

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Taxi driver remanded over narcotics

A taxi driver, Nathan Otoo has been remanded by an Accra Circuit Court into Police custody for possessing narcotic drug. The accused pleaded not guilty and would reappear on Tuesday May 8. Chief Inspector K. Adu told the court presided over by Mr Aboagye Tandoh that the complainant General Corporal …

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275 ambulances coming – Bawumia

Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has reiterated Government’s determination to achieve universal health coverage and access for every Ghanaian through the implementation of strategic policies and programmes. Targeted reductions in taxes charged on imported medicines, the payment of almost 90% of inherited debts owed the National Health Insurance Scheme while staying …

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