Source: kasapafmonline. com - An 81-year-old woman known as Madam Martha, a resident of New Akrofuom in the Ashanti Region, has experienced probably the most humiliating and painful period of her life after she was robbed and raped by three unknown guys in the area.
The old woman who was reportedly assaulted in her home experienced excruciating pain and bled profusely after the disgraceful incident.
Source: myjoyonline. com - The father of a 15-year-old boy is questioning the circumstances under which his son was arrested and detained in a police cell for a day for allegedly defacing the posters of president John Mahama.
The boy whose name has been withheld was picked up by Customs officials on Sunday evening, handed over to the Atimpoku Police in the Eastern Region detained for a night and was released late Monday afternoon.
Source: citifmonline. com - The Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), has said President John Mahama’s ‘Accounting to the People’ tour could pass as an abuse of incumbency per some key indicators.
The President started his tour from the Western Region, moved to the Eastern Region and is now in the Volta Region.
Source: rainbowradioonline. com - President John Dramani Mahama has admonished residents at Hohoe in the Volta Region to give him four more years because he has executed his mandate as President satisfactorily.
According to him, he deserves another term because he has done only a term in office-a term which part was taken by a court litigation yet the party[NDC] has performed so well despite the challenges they encountered.
Source: Class FM Ghana - Minority leader Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu has said the legislature is to blame for the Executive’s fiscal indiscipline.
He said parliament’s failure to exercise its oversight responsibility by scrutinising budgets brought before it has led to the perennial over expenditure of the government.
Source: Class FM Ghana - Some 500 supporters of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Afigya Kwabre South constituency of the Ashanti Region have reportedly switched allegiance to the opposition National Democratic Party (NDP).
This was revealed to Accra News on Sunday April 17, 2016 by Peter Nandema, a former branch chairman of the NDC at Atimatim, also in the constituency.
Source: Ghanaian Times - Residents of Achimota Senior High School and its environs are living in fear following the discovery of dead bodies in the area.
At least five bodies have been found on the school premises, which has been encroached on by squatters and estate developers, in less than one year under mysterious circumstances.
Source: Class FM Ghana - Minority Leader, Osei Kyei–Mensah-Bonsu has said parliament must comply with provisions in the constitution when approving ministerial appointees to rid the nation of the “create, loot and share syndrome”.
Source: citifmonline. com - The Chief Executive Officer of the Savanna Accelerated Development Authority (SADA), Charles Abugri, has urged all political parties to make irrigation farming their topmost priority to create jobs for the teeming youth within the SADA zone, and to also tackle the threat of food insecurity.
Source: citifmonline. com - The General Transport and Petroleum Workers Union of the Trade Union Congress (TUC), are set to embark on a protest march in the Western Region, against the maltreatment of Ghanaian workers by expatriate employers.