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2017-11-20

[N] Akyem Asuom: Ursula Named Nkosuohemaa
[N] Funding for Free SHS not a problem -Assibey Yeboah

2017-11-14

[N] E/R: Driver, 19, Jailed 8 Years For Kidnapping And Defiling Girl, 13
[N] Special Prosecutor could wait till 2019 if parliament misses 2017 passage
[N] Petroleum Revenue Mgt. Act breached for 7-yrs running – PIAC
[N] CEDTAG Strike action leaves colleges of education deserted
[N] Nduom is not presidential material -Maurice Ampaw
[N] Police blame Kasoa violent attacks on under-staffing

2017-11-10

[N] GMA indicts gov't for failing to employ medical doctors
[N] Ministers are not allowed to use sirens; Police order immediate removal
[N] Stay focused and deal with your controversies – Nana Addo to Zoomlion Boss
[N] We will face criminals boot for boots with ‘Father Xmas’ Operation -Ken Yeboah
[N] Step aside – Group to NDC Chairmen
[N] School Feeding Coordinators Trade Insults Over Naabu & Otiko
[N] Major Mahama bill passed

2017-11-09

[N] Free SHS: Ablakwa Donates Furniture to Schools
[N] Girls with excessive make ups may have ovary tumour – doctor
[N] Visitors pay GHc2 to see prisoners
[N] Consider our request to contest 2020 polls -NDC Chairmen to Mahama
[N] Colleges of Education still closed as talks over arrears fail  
[N] Economic policies paying off - Prez
[N] Cancer disfigures head of 2-year old, sticks mother with ¢12,000 bill
[N] There is corruption in police service- COP Ken Yeboah
[N] 3 arrested in Kumasi for robbing, raping victims

2017-11-08

[N] Help Gov’t to achieve its revenue targets -Nana Addo to GHAPOHA
[N] NPA to close down 35 more high-risk LPG stations nationwide
[N] Uber adds Paid Wait Time; additional features for driver-partners
[N] ‘Bawumia is only confident, he knows nothing’- Minority
[N] A/R: Queen mothers grateful to 1st lady for KATH mother & baby unit
[N] If our bond was issued at 20% it would have been oversubscribed- Kwarteng hits b
[N] Tiger Eye F’dation Partners Klarity To Fight Corruption
[N] AG’s application against Indian businessman dismissed again

2017-11-07

[N] Bawumia behaving like a ‘heartless’ serial caller – Ofosu Kwakye
[B] 2018 budget to improve domestic revenue collection
[N] 24,377 cattle, 225 owners registered in Kwahu
[N] New agency inaugurated to boost revenue collection in oil and gas sector
[B] New Drivers’ License to be launched today
[N] Tell the true African stories through your writings – Nana Addo to PAWA
[B] Investor uncertainty, others impacted energy bond  

2017-11-06

[N] Sack Freddie Blay for defending Ayisi Boateng – Alhaji Sani
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General News

[ 2017-10-12 ]

Samuel Sarpong was appointed PURC boss in 2012

PURC boss, Samuel Sarpong, sacked
The Executive Secretary of the Public Utilities
Regulatory Commission (PURC) Samuel Kwadwo Sarpong
has been relieved of his post by the president.

He has therefore been directed to handover and
vacate post by the close of day, Friday, October
13, 2017.

Mr. Sarpong was appointed as the PURC boss on
10th December, 2012, but a letter signed by Nana
Bediatuo Asante, Secretary to the President dated
October 10, said, “In accordance with paragraph 7
of the said Letter, your appointment is hereby
terminated.”

He is to hand over office to Ms. Mami Dufie Ofori
and proceed to collect three (3) months’ salary in
lieu of notice.

“Please ensure that you hand over and cease to
act as the Executive Secretary of the Public
Utilities Regulatory Commission no later than
close of business on Friday, 13th October, 2017,”
the letter dismissing him read.

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
thanked him for his service to the nation and
extended his best wishes to him.

In May this year, PURC Staff Union and some
concerned Ghanaians mounted pressure on Mr. Samuel
Sarpong to step down following BNI probe into some
questionable payments at the Commission.

He was accused of transferring some monies
belonging to the Commission into a private
account.

Source - 3news.com



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