Source: citifmonline. com - The National Insurance Commission (NIC) has directed Enterprise Insurance to pay up car owners whose cars were destroyed at Alliance Motors Ghana Limited in the June floods.

Alliance Motors Ghana Ltd, dealers in Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles, had refused to compensate clients who were affected by the floods and claimed the company’s insurance policy with Enterprise Insurance does not cover them.

 
 
Source: Daily Guide Ghana - Three persons, who allegedly lured a 15-year-old into a room and defiled her for six days have been arraigned in an Accra Circuit Court for defilement.

The accused persons- Desmond Owusu Ansah, a head porter aged 19, Kofi Mrasemdu, a trader aged 18 and Desmond Ofosu, a driver aged 21, were all put before a court, presided over by Abena Adjin-Doku and charged with defilement.

 
 
Source: GNA - The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) after series of interventions has declared palm oil safe for consumption but advised consumers to patronize only from sellers with accredited badges from the Authority.

 
 
Source: myjoyonline. com - Former Attorney General, Ayikoi Otoo, says the governing party’s facts-altering communication strategy has contributed significantly to the country’s power challenges.

 
 
Source: TV3network. com - About 7,000 nurses and midwives who have not been paid their full salaries and other benefits in the last three years have threatened to embark on an indefinite strike if government fails to settle all arrears by January 31, 2016.

 
 
Source: TV3network. com - Ace Ghanaian investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas has hinted of more "shocking" revelation in 2016, which he says, is going to be tighter.

"I can tell you that what is in the pipeline is shocking," he said in a yet to be broadcast interview on BBC, adding that he and his Africa Investigates team have pen down some strong African stories that they are going to look at in 2016.

 
 
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - The Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII) has called for the removal of the photos of President John Dramani Mahama from the 116 Metro Mass Transit (MMT) buses which were branded at a cost of Gh¢3.6million.

 
 
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - The suspended National Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Paul Awentami Afoko, has wished members of the NPP and Ghanaians in general a Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year in advance and prayed for God’s blessings for everyone.

 
 
Source: starrfmonline. com - Ghana’s main opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo has described 2015 as a “very difficult year for Ghanaians”.

However, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer is optimistic Ghana will “rise up” again “where every Ghanaian child, no matter the circumstances of their birth, has a fair chance to strive for a happy and dignified life.”

 
 
Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - The Intercity State Transport Company (STC) has introduced a night service for passengers who may want to transact their businesses in neighbouring countries and return during the Xmas holidays.

Passengers can now travel from Accra to Abidjan and back to Ghana the next day without difficulty.

For a start, one shuttle bus has been deployed for this duty, while some coaches would also be on standby for the same purpose.