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81% of law students fail to make it to the bar

Out of a total of 474 law students who wrote the 2017-2018 final bar exams at the Ghana School of Law, 383 students, representing 81% failed to make…

Parliament approves Martin Amidu as Special Prosecutor

Parliament has approved Martin A.B.K Amidu as Ghana's first Special Prosecutor amidst several altercations from both sides of the house during the debate on the Appointment Committee's reports. 

Halt debate on Martin Amidu's Approval- Ayine urges Speaker of parliament

Former Deputy Attorney General, Dominic Ayine has asked the Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Ocquaye to halt the parliamentary debate on the approval of Special Prosecutor nominee, Martin A.B.K…

Ankaful Psychiatric hospital nurses return to work

The striking nurses at the Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital in the Central Region have agreed to resume work, following days of protest against the hospital’s Medical Director, Dr. Eugene Dordoye.

Police sacks picketing unemployed nurses from Health Ministry

Over 200 unemployed graduate nurses who were picketing at the Health Ministry, Monday, were sacked by Police personnel for not addressing their challenge through the right procedure.
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Family of murdered Achimota student to appeal court decision

The family of Lily Donkor, a student of Achimota School who lost her life during a visit to a residence of a colleague have served notice they will appeal the High Court decision setting the convict…
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NPP New Juaben organizer arrested for robbery

NPP organizer for New Juaben with other three persons have been arrested in connection with a robbery attack on the party’s New Juaben South Constituency Secretary, Isaac Agyabeng.

Parliament to examine Martin Amidu Report today

Parliament will today, Tuesday, February 20, 2018, examine the report of the Appointments Committee on the nomination of Martin Amidu as Special Prosecutor.
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Ghana Airport Company workers protest new Deputy MD

Public Service Workers Union of the Ghana Airport Company today February 19, 2018, lifted red flags at the Airport premises to protest the appointment of a new Deputy Managing Director for the…

Achimota student who shot and killed 'girlfriend' freed by Court

An Accra High court has ordered the release of the Achimota Senior High School student who shot and killed his colleague 'girlfriend' January last year.

Social Media ranking: Oppong Nkrumah leads poll, Okudzeto second

Deputy Minister of Information and MP for Ofoase-Ayirebi, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, is the Member of Parliament with the largest following on social media (Facebook and Twitter), Odekro has said.