Source: myjoyonline. com - The Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) has arrested five officials of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA).

Their arrest follows on-going investigations into false claims by some medical facilities.

Some 17 persons have been cautioned and granted bail by the BNI in addition to five others from the head office.

Source: Starr FM Ghana - A Man bravely rescued his two children trapped in a raging fire at Akyem Kukurantumi in the Eastern region.

The dawn fire which razed down a 4-bedroom house occurred on New Year’s Day.

Source: Citi FM Ghana - The governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) has welcomed the decision by the Electoral Commission (EC) not to compile a new voter register for upcoming 2016 election.

Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - The Sunyani Circuit Court A has remanded Akwasi Banahene, 28 of Abesim, near Sunyani for his involvement in a fraudulent military enlistment.

Banahene, also known as Reindorf Boamah allegedly succeeded in collecting a total of GH¢20,250 from four prospective recruits from Twifo Praso in the Central Region after issuing them with enlistment letters with Ghana Armed Forces letterheads.

Source; myjoyonline. com - January 1 2016 begins with increases in prices of petroleum products by one of its biggest margins in recent times.

JOY BUSINESS is learning that some of the major petroleum products are expected to go between 18 to 28 percent effective January 1. 

Elected as President of Ghana on the ticket of the People’s National Party (PNP) in 1979, President
Limann had the rather challenging task of reforming and transforming Ghana after years of rot and indiscipline occasioned by a long run of military dictatorship from 1972 to 1979.

Source: citifmonline. com - Striking railway workers have vowed to continue with their industrial action until all their grievances are addressed by government.

The Railway Workers Union announced the withdrawal of passenger services from Accra to Tema and Accra to Nsawam last week [Friday, December, 18] following government’s failure to pay their three-month salary arrears.

Source: Daily Graphic Ghana - Four districts in the Upper East Region have benefited from 8,000 gas cylinders, cooking stoves and their accessories under the Ministry of Petroleum Rural LPG Promotion Programme.

The Bolgatanga Municipality, Bongo, Nabdam and Binduri districts each received 2,000 gas cylinders, stoves and their accessories to be distributed to residents within these communities.

Dear Patriots

As we celebrate Christmas, I want to take time to thank you all for your continued support and contributions to the work of our Party throughout this year.

Source: by Starr FM Ghana - President John Dramani Mahama has prayed to God on Christmas day to let Ghana “continue to be an oasis of tranquility in all life's storms.”

As Ghanaians join the rest of the world to celebrate the birth of Christ on December 25, Mahama is also thanking God “for his continuous blessing and favour on our nation.”