Source: Daily Guide Africa - A forensic audit will soon be undertaken to determine the actual cost of the Rattray Park in Kumasi, as available financial records at the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) indicates that US$1,267,241.00 was used in the construction instead of the staggering US$4.5 million which was quoted as the project cost.
See also: The Rattray Park - a recreational park in Kumasi
Minister chokes over cost of Rattray Park 21/10/2015
Source: Ultimate1069.com - The Ashanti Regional Minister, Peter Anerfi Mensah, has stated categorically that he does not know the actual cost of the Rattray Park constructed by the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly as a recreational centre for residents.
Source: ultimatefmonline. com - Drama unfolded in Koforidua Circuit Court B Thursday when 14 out of 29 foreigners standing trial for engaging in illegal mining in the Atiwa range of forest reserve apparently told the Court they were hunting for a bush rat in the forest reserve but were not mining.
Source: 3news. com - Three private health facilities in the Ashanti Region have folded up due to the over 14-month indebtedness of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) to health facilities across the country.
The NHIA owes the Christian Health Association of Ghana (CHAG) hospitals alone over 200 million cedis due to years of accumulated arrears the government has failed to settle service providers under the scheme.
Source: classfmonline. com - Members of the Newly Recruited Teachers from Colleges of Education have issued a notice of a nationwide strike on Monday 22 May, for the non-payment of their salary arrears.
Source: adomonline. com - A man believed to be in his late 30s was allegedly lynched by some angry youth in Kasoa Old Timers in the Awutu Senya East municipality of the Central Region.
Assembly member for Old Timers Electoral area Darko Kwarteng who confirmed this unfortunate incident to Adom News’ Kofi Adjei said the suspect was lynched by angry residents after he was reported to have attempted to rob a nearby house.
Source: citifmonline. com - The Ministry of Sanitation and Water Resources has hinted of plans to set up a National Sanitation Authority to manage issues of sanitation in the country.
Source: dailyguideafrica .com - There is a growing anxiety among some top politicians and security capos over the secret video recordings and photographs purported to be the sexual encounters with a Chinese galamsey queen, En Huang aka Aisha.
Social media in particular are awash with videos and pictures of a black male bonking a lady of Asian descent and some people have concluded that the male in the video could be a popular politician, but stopped short of mentioning his name.
Source: myjoyonline. com - There is the need to ensure that illegal mining or galamsey is successfully brought to an end, without the marring of the good relations between Ghana and China.
Dr. Kweku Appiah, who prefers to be called a ‘Friend of China’ said, “it is very important to note that illegal mining or galamsey, is not the official policy of the Government of China”, hence the need for circumspection in dealing with the issues.
Source: theheraldghana. com - The Abrewatia of the Yaa Ansaa Family of Akwamu, is alleging bribery against the judicial committee of the Eastern Regional House of Chiefs, headed by its President, Osaagyefuo Amoatia Ofori Panin II.
The committee, last Wednesday confirmed Odeneho Kwafo Akoto III, as the substantive paramount chief of Akwamu after six years in acting capacity, since 2011 when he was installed amidst controversy.
Source: theheraldghana. com - Just when the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) thought it has managed to suppress bribery allegation against it Northern Regional chairman, fresh allegation has been leveled against Central Regional chairman, for pocketing GH¢100,000, without the knowledge of the party.