WE MUST AVOID FIRE OUTBREAKS AS HAPPENED IN LONDON RECENTLY

WE MUST AVOID FIRE OUTBREAKS AS HAPPENED IN LONDON RECENTLY. In the colonial days right through when Ghana attained independence in 1957, we in the Gold Coast learnt in school how inhabitants of British cities, especially London, were battling with fire outbreaks in residential areas as well as industrial set ups. The fires affected the structures involved as well as human beings some of whom were burnt to death, while many more got injured in the fires. I still have in mind the songs we sang about fires in London thus ‘London is burning, London is burning, look under look under, fire fire, fire fire, pour water pour water’. In

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NLC WARNS TEMA PORT EXPANSION WORKERS AGAINST ILLEGAL STRIKE

NLC WARNS TEMA PORT EXPANSION WORKERS AGAINST ILLEGAL STRIKE. The National Labour Commission (NLC) says it will be compelled to apply sanctions, if persons working on the Tema Port Expansion embark on another illegal strike. The Commission said it will not encourage workers to see strike as the first resort in times of labour misunderstanding. NLC Executive Secretary, Charles Bawa Duah told Joy News Monday, the position of the Labour Act (651) on issues of labour unrest is clear and will not want any labour group to disregard it. The Tema Port Expansion project has been hit by two strikes, the last was in May, 2017. The outsourced workers blame

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AUDIO: AKUFO-ADDO ANNOUNCES PROSPERITY FOR ZONGO COMMUNITIES

AUDIO: AKUFO-ADDO ANNOUNCES PROSPERITY FOR ZONGO COMMUNITIES. President Akufo-Addo has announced consultations are under way with Zongo communities across the country to map out strategies to ensure development of those areas. The Zongo Development Ministry is embarking on the project in fulfillment of the New Patrioctic Party (NPP) government’s campaign promise to fix Zongos. Addressing Muslims after the Eid Ul-Fitr prayers at the Independence Square, President Akufo-Addo said government is keen on ensuring Zongo communities are better places to live. “We have set aside GHC 219 million as seed money for the establishment of the Zongo Development Fund” he noted. President Akufo-Addo also disclosed that government is yet to enact

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GUARD DOG KILLS CLASS ONE PUPIL IN TAKORADI

GUARD DOG KILLS CLASS ONE PUPIL IN TAKORADI. Teachers and pupils of New Amanful Basic School, a fishing community near Takoradi, are yet to come to terms with the horror of how an Alsatian strayed into the school and killed a six-year-old class one pupil who was playing with his schoolmates on the school’s compound. The pupils were said to be playing when the dog attacked Bismark Adzie and inflicted serious injuries on him. Some brave onlookers went to the aid of the victim, but he died hours later at the Kwesimintsim Hospital due to the deep wounds inflicted on him by the dog. Dog owner’s residenceThe owner of the

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4 ENTITIES SUMMONED BY CYBERCRIME UNIT FOR FAILING TO REGISTER WITH DATA PROTECTION COMMISION

4 ENTITIES SUMMONED BY CYBERCRIME UNIT FOR FAILING TO REGISTER WITH DATA PROTECTION COMMISION. Managers and Directors of four data controlling entities have been summoned by the Cybercrime Unit at the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) for failing to register their facilities with the Data Protection Commission (DPC). The move forms part of a robust mechanism put in place by the DPC, in collaboration with the CID of the Ghana Police Service, to prosecute non-compliant data controllers. The affected institutions are Marina Shopping Mall, Koala Mall, Best Western Hotel and the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH).A combined team of police officers from the CID and officials of DPC visited the premises

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BILLIONAIRE KIDNAPPER’S ESCAPE PLOT :SEE HOW EVANS’ WIFE, KIDS CHANGED NAME, ACQUIRED GHANAIAN PASSPORTS (PICS)

BILLIONAIRE KIDNAPPER’S ESCAPE PLOT :SEE HOW EVANS’ WIFE, KIDS CHANGED NAME, ACQUIRED GHANAIAN PASSPORTS (PICS). A breakthrough by detectives has brought a fresh twist to the unfurling saga of captured Nigeria’s billionaire kidnapper, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans. Latest findings of investigations into the robbery/kidnap kingpin’s crime-ridden life suggest that Evans and his entire family hold dual citizenship of both Nigeria and Ghana, which he made his second home and to which, he normally escaped to hide from the arms of the law, whenever the heat was turned on after his many dare-devil operations. Searchlight on the crime baron by detectives unearthed four Ghanaian passports belonging to him, his wife and

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NPP CONGRATULATES GHANAIAN MUSLIMS FOR SUCCESSFUL RAMADAN FAST

NPP CONGRATULATES GHANAIAN MUSLIMS FOR SUCCESSFUL RAMADAN FAST. The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has lauded Ghanaian Muslims for successfully completing their month-long Ramadan fast, wishing them a happy Eid Mubarak. The NPP in a statement Monday, thanked all the Muslims for praying for the peace and prosperity of the country. “It is hoped that they are able to maintain this same lifestyle in the other eleven months of the year since the Allah they served in the month of Ramadan is the same Allah today and forever,” the statement said. The party implored the youth to “exercise significant moderation and circumspection in their celebrations so that at the end

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