Archive for the ‘Security’ Category

The Director of Finance and Administration of the Narcotic Control Board (NACOB), Michael Addo on Wednesday narrowly escaped the wrath of the Public Account Committee (PAC) of Parliament for failing to pay his outfit’s internally generated fund into government treasury for the year ended December 31, 2010. (more…)


The Member of Parliament (MP) for New Juaben North, Hackman Owusu-Agyemang, has appealed to the Minister for the Interior-designate, William Kwasi Aboah, to, as a matter of urgency, begin investigations into the recent promotions in the Police Service, and come out with a report that will calm nerves and end the confusion the promotions had brought into the service. (more…)

Mr. Ibrahim Issaka, DCE Kwahu North has sworn heaven and earth to maintain peace in his jurisdiction.

Residents of Deem and Kpakpoji Electoral Areas in the Kwahu North District of the Afram Plains are appealing to the government to come to their aid and help curb the atrocities perpetrated by the Fulani herdsmen. (more…)

The MI 171 SH being proposed to be bought by Ghana to strengthen its security.

At a time workers are demanding salary increases, coupled with the Electoral Commission’s complaint of not having funds to enable it undertake the verification of its proposed biometric voters’ register for the 2012 general elections, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) led government has proposed for Parliamentary approval, the purchase of four helicopters to resource the Ghana Air Force. (more…)

Inmates of the Nsawam Medium  Security Prisons could for now heave a  sigh of relief as their concerns over poor   diet are being addressed by the management of the facility. (more…)

Inmates at the Nsawam Medium Security Prisons want to be served with better food.

It appears all is not well with inmates of the Nsawam Medium Security Prisons, as the harsh economic condition in the country has reared its ugly head in the prison yard too. The inmates are threatening to go on hunger strike if the situation persists, and accused the authorities of the prisons of being insensitive to their plights.  (more…)

Alhaji Aliu Mahama, a former Vice President of Ghana

Former Vice President, Alhaji Aliu Mahama has been invited to chair this years Security Watch Africa Awards/Lecture, scheduled to take place in The Gambia. It is the 7th time in a row that the event is being organized to recognize personalities who have distinguished themselves in the field of security in Africa, after being successfully held in Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa, in previous years. (more…)