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Aisha Huang

The Criminal High court presided over by Justice Charles Edward Ekow Baiden has remanded into prison custody the popular 31-year-old Chinese woman Aisha Huang and her three other colleagues who are allegedly involved in galamsey in Ghana.

According to immigration prosecutor Peter Klaver Antuo, it took the Immigration team several hours before they could arrest the main suspect and her accomplices.

He said the immigration will require one more week to complete their investigations hence their application for the accused persons to be remanded.

Hajia Alima Mahama

The Supreme Court has ordered the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development Hajia Alima Mahama to appear before it on May 30, this year.

This is to enable her appraise the court on the citing of Twedea as the capital of the Atwima Kwahoma district in the Ashanti Region.

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A twenty-one-year-old man met his untimely death on Monday when he slipped and fell into an abandoned galamsey pit at Peminase near Bomfa in the Ejisu-Juaben Municipality in the Ashanti Region.

The remains of Yaw Boakye, have since been deposited at the morgue of the Konongo-Odumase Government Hospital for autopsy.

The Secretary General of the Ghana Trades Union Congress (GTUC), Dr Yaw Baah, has attributed the current numerous socio-economic challenges bedevilling the country to economic mismanagement.

He said many Ghanaians had already lost hope in the future but expressed optimism that it was never too late to chart another path that would take the country out of the shackles of hopelessness to a path of greatness full of hope and prosperity.

The Klottey Korle MP - Dr Zanetor Agyeman Rawlings

The Klottey Korle MP Dr Zanetor Agyeman Rawlings has emphasised the need to have more women in government, indicating that “not all men seen in public office are that great and if we were to use the same standard by which men get appointed, a lot more women will get in”.

For her, “there are a lot of qualified women” who can equally execute such tasks so society must give women enough opportunities to serve the country.

Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) has responded to a viral post on Facebook questioning the authenticity of its popular beverage, Malta Guinness.

According to the beverage manufacturers, both cans are genuine and the difference in branding is because they were produced in Nigeria and Togo respectively.

President Nana Addo-Dankwa Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says threats by some illegal miners to vote him out in the 2020 elections will not dissuade him in his anti-galamsey fight.

According to him, he is more concerned about national development issues and not elections.