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January, 2018

  • 7 January

    Africa Herbal & Alternative Medicine Awards scheme launched

    Awake Africa, Senyo Global and their partners have announced the establishment of the Africa Herbal & Alternative Medicine Awards (AHAM Awards) (http://awakeafrica.com/aham-awards) to help recognize and celebrate personalities and institutions who are contributing to the development of Africa’s health sector through the fields of traditional herbal, holistic, alternative and complementary …

December, 2017

  • 1 December

    Lawyer Sam Okudzeto sued for defamation

    Senior Lawyer and member of the Disciplinary Committee of the General Legal Council, Mr. Sam Okudzeto has been dragged to the court for defamation following his alleged comment that sought to defame the publisher of Awake Africa Newspaper, Mr. Emmanuel Korsi Senyo. In the writ filed by Mr. Emmanuel Korsi …

November, 2017

  • 3 November

    Korsi Senyo files appeal to quash GLC’s dismissal of his petition against 3 lawyers

    The General Legal Council’s Disciplinary Committee chaired by Justice William Atugubah has on Thursday, October 26, 2017 dismissed a case brought before it against one of its members, Mr. Sam Okudzeto and two other lawyers, Mr. Vincent Kizito Beyuo and Mr. Ace Ankomah over alleged professional misconduct. Mr. Emmanuel Korsi …

  • 1 November

    Dambai College Principal runs amok:  locks up staff bungalow and office

    Mr. Musah Yamba Issahaku, the Principal of Dambai College of Education who is being investigated by the Economic and Organized Crime Office (EOCO) and the Commission on Human Rights & Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) for some number of issues including allege financial misappropriation is reported to have locked up the bungalow …

October, 2017

  • 29 October

    Stop scandalizing my name in the media or I sue – Sam Okudzeto threatens

    Senior Lawyer and a member of the Disciplinary Committee of the General Legal Council (GLC), Mr. Sam Okudzeto has threatened to sue civil rights activist, Emmanuel Korsi Senyo if he does not stop ‘scandalizing’ his name in the media. Mr. Okudzeto issued the warning after Justice William Atuguba, chairman of the Disciplinary …

  • 25 October

    Forest Hotel Boss dragged to National Labour Commission

    Mr. Charles Oscar-Welbeck, Chief Executive of Oscar-Welbeck Group of Companies and owner of Forest Hotel Dodowa has been dragged to the National Labour Commission (NLC) by one of his former employee, Mr. Micheal Coffie over his alleged unlawful dismissal after working with the hotel for three years. Mr. Coffie who …

  • 23 October

    Korsi Senyo to dismantle GLC: files third writ in the Supreme Court to challenge its composition

    It appears the legal battle between the General Legal Council (GLC) and Emmanuel Korsi Senyo is not ending any moment soon as he has filed a third writ at the Supreme Court to challenge the composition and membership of the Council – the main body that regulates legal practice and …

  • 17 October

    NDC blows GH¢60m on its botched biometric register?

    It appears like the woes of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is not over yet after its humiliating defeat at the polls eleven months on. The party, which has a record of being the first in Ghana to go to the polls with an incumbent president being its presidential candidate …

  • 10 October

    Not only lawyers can sue at the Supreme Court – Korsi Senyo schools GLC

    A private citizen of Ghana and civil rights activist, Emmanuel Korsi Senyo who dragged the General Legal Council to the Supreme Court challenging the constitutionality of some aspects of its operation has taken swift response at the GLC’s submissions in its statement of case describing it as ‘erroneous legal submissions’. …

  • 2 October

    Korsi Senyo practising law without license – GLC to Supreme Court

    The General Legal Council (GLC), in its Statement of Case of Defendant in a writ filed against it by a private citizen of Ghana, Emmanuel Korsi Senyo at the Supreme Court has stated that the Plaintiff [Emmanuel Korsi Senyo] who is not a lawyer is in actual fact practicing law without …