DATA PROTECTION LAW: LIST OF OFFENDING COMPANIES RELEASED

DATA PROTECTION LAW: LIST OF OFFENDING COMPANIES RELEASED. British Airways, African Regent Hotel and Royal Senchi Hotel are among some of the top companies to have flouted the laws of the Data Protection Commission (DPC). The companies are among over 100 data collectors published by the Data Protection Commission with the objective of naming and shaming them. The Executive Director of the Data Commission Teki Akuetteh Falconer at a press conference early this month said the commission would follow the publication with the arrest of the offending data collectors and ensure their subsequent arraignment. The Data Protection Act 2012 (Act 843) mandates all entities whether public, private, local or international




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WINDOWS 10 IS STILL “SPYING” ON USERS WARNS SECURITY ANALYST AND MICROSOFT MVP

WINDOWS 10 IS STILL “SPYING” ON USERS WARNS SECURITY ANALYST AND MICROSOFT MVP. Despite Microsoft giving users more Windows 10 controls to choose what data is gathered, the Enterprise Edition of the platform is still confusing and taking telemetry. A lot has been made of Windows 10 and the way the platform gathers data. What Microsoft calls gathering telemetry to ensure the smooth running of the OS, others would call spying. Either way, the company has attempted to reassure customers with more privacy controls. However, a security expert says Windows 10 is not going far enough. Mark Burnett, a seven-time Microsoft MVP, noted security analyst, and former Windows developer conducted




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HOT AUDIO: DON’T JOKE ABOUT BLACK STARS PLANE CRASH – OWUSU BEMPAH TELLS GFA

HOT AUDIO: DON’T JOKE ABOUT BLACK STARS PLANE CRASH – OWUSU BEMPAH TELLS GFA. General Overseer of the Glorious Way Chapel, Rev Isaac Owusu Bempah has warned the Ghana Football Association (GFA) not to take a prophecy by a Christian prophet, predicting a fatal plane crash for the senior national team the Black Stars for granted. According to him, the prediction by Pastor Reindolph Oduro Gyebi, who is the General Overseer of God’s Crown Chapel in Kumasi is a prove that his predictions about the Black Stars sometime last year was not an illusion. “Why are Ghanaians so quick to judge especially when a prophet predicts something bad about the




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GIS GRABS FOUR SUSPECTS FOR TRAFICKING

GIS GRABS FOUR SUSPECTS FOR TRAFICKING. Accra, June 15, GNA – The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has intercepted 44 Ghanaian teenage girls at the Aflao and the Segbe Border Post in the Volta Region enroute to Saudi Arabia to be employed as house helps through Togo, Benin and Nigeria. An official statement to Senior Inspector Gifty Amgborme, GIS Public Affairs Department, two of the suspected traffickers are Ghanaians and the other two are drivers (Nigerians) who were accompanying the victims and attempting to traffic the girls are in the custody of the GIS helping in investigations for prosecution. She said preliminary investigations indicated that, the suspected traffickers promised the girls




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KANDAHAR BOYS ( KANDAHAR MEANS A CITY IN AFGANISTAN WITH MOSLEMS TERROR) CLASH WITH YOUTH GROUP OVER TAMALE HOSPITAL NEW CEO

KANDAHAR BOYS ( KANDAHAR MEANS A CITY IN AFGANISTAN WITH MOSLEMS TERROR) CLASH WITH YOUTH GROUP OVER TAMALE HOSPITAL NEW CEO. There were clashes between youth groups in the Northern Region over who is the rightful person to take over the management of the Tamale Teaching Hospital as CEO. A youth group claiming to be affiliated to the governing New Patriotic Party organized a press conference and a demonstration early Monday protesting the announcement of Dr David Akobilla as the new CEO to takeover from Dr Prosper Akambon. They would rather Dr Mohammed Ibrahim is handed the position. Just in the heat of the press conference, a vigilante group affiliated




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LONDON ATTACK: SEVEN KILLED IN VAN AND KNIFE INCIDENTS

LONDON ATTACK: SEVEN KILLED IN VAN AND KNIFE INCIDENTS. The death toll has risen to seven, with 48 others injured, after the London terror attack in which three suspects were shot dead by police. A white van hit pedestrians on London Bridge at about 22:00 BST on Saturday, then three men got out and stabbed people in nearby Borough Market. Police said the three men were wearing fake bomb vests.One of those hurt is a police officer who was stabbed after going to help. His injuries are not life-threatening. Most political parties have suspended national general election campaigning in light of the attack, but UKIP leader Paul Nuttall said he




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HOT AUDIO: MAHAMA’S MURDER: DON’T SPARE ANYONE – PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO TO POLICE

HOT AUDIO: MAHAMA’S MURDER: DON’T SPARE ANYONE – PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO TO POLICE. President Akufo-Addo has charged the police to work assiduously to bring those behind the gruesome murder of Captain Maxwell Adam Mahama to book. According to him, we need a country where the rule of law must work thus “with me in the seat, I will give meaning to it”. President Akufo-Addo who is out of the country made the comment following the arrest of some suspects of the crime. A Cape Coast District Court on Thursday June 1 remanded into police custody the seven persons suspected to have played roles in the brutal killing of the Commander of




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POLITICIZATION OF SECURITY AGENCIES CAUSE OF IMPUNITY, AND INSTANT JUSTICE – CONFLICT EXPERT

POLITICIZATION OF SECURITY AGENCIES CAUSE OF IMPUNITY, AND INSTANT JUSTICE – CONFLICT EXPERT. An Expert in International Conflict Management at the University of Cape Coast, Dr. Kingsley Adjei has blamed the increasing impunity and mob actions on politicization of security agencies in the country. According to him, such impunity among the citizens is because the security agencies favour only officials of a ruling government and its political activists in our society. “The politicization of our security agencies especially the Ghana Police Administration is the cause of such actions which needs to be curtailed” Dr. Adjei stressed. Dr. Adjei, who is also a Senior Political Science Lecturer at University of Cape




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HOT AUDIO: ARMY CAPTAIN LYNCHING: ONE OF THE PRIME SUSPECTS FOUND DEAD

HOT AUDIO: ARMY CAPTAIN LYNCHING: ONE OF THE PRIME SUSPECTS FOUND DEAD. One of the prime suspects identified in the lynching video of Captain Maxwell Mahama has been found dead, Adomonline.com has gathered. The man who was said to be the driver of a bulldozer which forcefully removed the lynched Captain from a speeding motorbike was found dead in a nearby town, Modaso. The deceased was said to have actively participated in the lynching of the Army Captain whose mortal remains has been flown to Accra. It is not clear the circumstances surrounding the death of the man who is said to be one of the prime suspects. Listen to




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GOV’T ,GHAPEA TO WIPE -OUT OVER 300 ILLEGAL MIGRATION AGENCIES IN GHANA

GOV’T ,GHAPEA TO WIPE -OUT OVER 300 ILLEGAL MIGRATION AGENCIES IN GHANA. Over three hundred (300) illegal migration operators are causing great harm through reckless illegal migration scams in Ghana. The “Direct to Home ” domestic worker migration scheme has been the modus operandi for these illegal migration operators. Obviously, there are two main schemes of domestic worker labour migration . Under this circumstances, the candidates can either migrate under the safer company to company scheme or profitable but rather reckless “direct to homes” schemes. The over 300 illegal agents , can only operate under the direct to home scheme, which is a dangerous but profitable. Black market which traps




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TWO IMMIGRATION OFFICERS SEVERELY BEATEN IN ASSIN-AKROPONG

TWO IMMIGRATION OFFICERS SEVERELY BEATEN IN ASSIN-AKROPONG. Two personnel of the Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) have been hospitalised after enduring a severe beating at the hands of some residents of Assin-Akropong in the Central Region. They were beaten in a free-for-all fight with residents, Assin Fosu District Police Commander Supt Magnus Sam has confirmed. The two AICO II Egah Gyemfi and Benjamin Nkansah are part of six officers who were called into the community to retaliate the beating of a civilian friend. In a case of mistaken identity, the officers stormed the community and beat up a wrong target, Robert Adei and this caught the attention of the residents which eventually




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