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April, 2017

  • 27 April

    Government pick-up truck sold for GH¢1,000

    The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of parliament yesterday grilled officials of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) and an auctioneer to the ministry for grossly contravening the auction laws and auctioning 24 vehicles to mostly staff of the ministry at ridiculous prices. The auctioneer, Alex Adjei, side-stepped all the …

  • 27 April

    US to deport 7000 Ghanaians – Ambassador

    The Trump administration in America is set to deport seven thousand Ghanaians who have abused the terms of their Visas. The Ghanaians are currently at different stages of the deportation process, the US ambassador to Ghana Robert Jackson has revealed. “In fact about 7000 of them are currently at different …

  • 27 April

    Kufuor appointed Senior Grand Warden of UK Freemasons

    Former President of Ghana, John Agyekum Kufuor has been appointed a Senior Grand Warden of the United Grand Lodge of England (UGLE). Ex-President Kufour was on Wednesday appointed by the United Grand Lodge of England Grand Master, Prince Edward, the Duke of Kent, who is the longest serving Grand Master of …

  • 26 April

    Dr. John Gatsi called to the bar (Photo)

    Economist and a lecturer at  University of Cape Coast, has been called to the bar. He has joined the legal brains in Ghana and we say congratulations. See the photo:

  • 26 April

    I didn’t commit visa fraud – MP

    The former Member of Parliament for Asunafo South George Boakye has rejected a case of Visa fraud leveled against him by the UK High Commission. The former legislator’s dismissal of the charge comes after the UK High Commission in Ghana fingered him and three others in visa fraud. According to …

  • 26 April

    Four MPs cited in alleged UK visa fraud

    Three sitting Members of Parliament and a former MP have been cited by the British authorities for allegedly perpetrating visa fraud using their diplomatic passports. The MPs are said to have used an unauthorised person (a goro boy) and their diplomatic passports to apply for visas for persons who travelled …

  • 26 April

    “Continue Being The Star Of Africa” – Former Tanzanian President Tells President Akufo-Addo, Ghana

    The former President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Benjamin Mkapa, has congratulated the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on his election to the highest office of the land, and has urged him and the country to continue on the path of democracy, and continue being the …

  • 25 April

    UE/R: Policewoman commits suicide

    A police officer, Constable Peace Agbemafo, has shot and killed  herself with an AK 47 assault rifle, behind closed doors, in the Garu-Tempane District of the Upper East region. Starr News gathered that the deceased law enforcer was reportedly lying on the floor at her residence, soaked in a pool …

  • 25 April

    Environmental Literacy: A Leap For Girls In Northern Ghana

    April 19, 2017- In recognition of the 47th Earth Day today, Girls for Environment (G4E) is joining individuals and organizations around the world in the celebration and to dedicate this day to ensuring that women and girls become environmental and climate literate citizen, poised to take action and be a …

  • 25 April

    300 Ghanaian immigrants stranded at Libyan airport

    Some Ghanaian immigrants in Libya are stranded at the airport in Tripoli after some self-styled travel agents defrauded them of huge sums of money under the pretext of helping them travel from Tripoli to Europe. The Ghanaians numbering about three-hundred are currently frustrated on the streets of Tripoli with no …