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Alleged $5m bribe: Kwasi Afrifa to face General Legal Council on February 16

The lawyer at the centre of the alleged $5 million bribe involving the Chief Justice, Kwasi Anin-Yeboah, is to appear before the...
NUGS has scheduled to go on a demonstration to push for disbursement of the funds

NUGS commends General Legal Council for admitting 499 students

The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS), has hailed the General Legal Council (GLC) for rescinding an earlier decision not to admit...

Gov’t engaging General Legal Council on legal education reforms – Minister

Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has said the government has begun engaging the General Legal Council and relevant stakeholders on a review...

Kennedy Agyapong hauls Anas to General Legal Council

Assin Central MP Kennedy Agyapong has dragged Investigative Journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas to the General Legal Council accusing him of misconduct as a lawyer. In...

General Legal Council suspends lawyer for 4-years

A lawyer Kwasi Afrifa has been suspended for four years by the General Legal Council. Mr Afrifa was handed the suspension on July 27, 2017...

Lawyer urges LLB students denied admission to sue General Legal Council

US-based Ghanaian law Professor Kwaku Asare is urging all LLB students who were denied entrance into the Ghana School of Law to sue the...
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Osu Dzaase sues IGP, Gt. Accra Minister and Attorney General over closure of Osu...

The Osu Kinkawe Dzaase represented by the Dzaasetse, the Osu Klottey Wulomo and the two Osu Mantse Ruling Houses have dragged the...

10 students were illegally admitted into Ghana School of Law – GLC

A report by a committee of inquiry set up by the General Legal Council (GLC) has established that 10 students were illegally...

National Association of Law students rejects AG’s legal profession bill

The National Association of Law students has repelled the legal profession bill by the Attorney General seeking to consolidate and amend the...

Attorney-General rejects Parliament’s Resolution over ‘499 law students’

The Attorney-General, Godfred Yeboah Dame, says Parliament cannot direct the General Legal Council (GLC) on its admission processes by Resolution.

Law School failures: Students Association calls on govt to dissolve Legal Council

The Ghana Law Students Association has called on the government to dissolve the General Legal Council (GLC) over their silence on the...

Lebanese arrested for operating illegal insurance firm

The National Insurance Commission (NIC), in a joint operation with the Ghana Police Service, has arrested a Lebanese, Gabriel Medawar, for operating...

Former Deputy Attorney General in trouble!

The Judicial Secretary has petitioned the disciplinary committee of the General Legal Council of Ghana to investigate and apply necessary sanctions against...
Mr Lu Kun (left), the Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, holding discussions with Mr Samuel Abu Jinapor, the Minister of Lands and Natural Resource, in Accra yesterday

China doesn’t condone illegal mining – Ambassador

The Chinese government will not condone the participation of Chinese in illegal small-scale mining in Ghana. Besides, the Chinese...

Taskforce set up to halt ‘illegal increase’ in transport fares

A joint taskforce has been set up to ensure compliance with existing transport fares despite the increment in fuel prices.

Task Force to check illegal transport fares set up

A joint task force has been set up to ensure compliance with existing transport fares as leadership of the Road Transport Operators...

Akufo-Addo names 11 Council of State appointees

Pursuant to Article 89(2) of the Constitution of Ghana, the President of the Republic, Nana Akufo-Addo has released a list of appointees...

Asiedu Nketia blasts Peace Council [Listen]

JoyNews/AdomNews · Your Silence Contributed To Techiman South Electoral Violence – Asiedu Nketia Tells Peace Council General Secretary of...
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Election 2020: Go to court like Akufo-Addo did over 2012 – Peace Council tells...

The National Peace Council has urged the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to call its supporters to order so they stop vandalising and...
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NDC will expand access to legal education – Haruna Iddrisu

Minority Leader in Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu, says the National Democratic Congress (NDC), if voted into power, will expand access to legal education...

GJA Ethics and Disciplinary Council develops strategic plan

The Ethics and the Disciplinary Council of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has developed a strategic plan to guide its operations and...

Law students peeved as their suit against Attorney-General, GLC is pushed to 2020

A suit brought against the Attorney-General and the General Legal Council (GLC) by a group of law students has been adjourned to...
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PUSAG advocates for total reform in Ghana’s legal education

The Private Universities Students Association of Ghana (PUSAG) is calling for a total overhaul of Ghana's legal education system.
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Yvonne Nelson speaks on legalisation of ‘wee’

Award-winning Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Nelson, says she will support the legalisation of marijuana (wee) in the country only if its usage will...

Kweku Baako sends message to Akufo-Addo over legal education reforms

Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako is of the view that the Chief Justice and the General...

Pentecostal Council congratulates President over gay comment

The Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council (GPCC) has congratulated President Nana Akufo Addo for making a positive stand over same-sex marriage in Ghana. The congratulations...

Pentecostal Council to organize prayers against gay rights

The Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council (GPCC) is set to embark on a national prayer crusade opposing the same-sex marriage in Ghana. The three days...

Obengfo hospital owner operated illegally – Medical and Dental Council

The Medical and Dental Council has revealed that the embattled Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Obengfo Hospital, Dr. Dominic Obeng-Andoh was not licensed to...

Kwabena Agyapong suspension legal – NPP

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) says the suspension of its General Secretary, Kwabena Agyei Agyapong, is legal. Mr. Kwabena Agyapong has said his, over...

Any gov’t that legalizes homosexuality will lose elections- Christian Council

General Secretary of the Christian Council, Rev. Dr. Kwabena Opuni-Frimpong says any political party that allows same sex marriage in Ghana will never win...

We won’t legalize homosexuality – Government clarifies position

The government says it has no intention to legalise same-sex relationship, hours after it came under pressure to make public its position on the...

Hot video: Homosexuality won’t be legalized while we are alive – Christian Council

The Christian Council of Ghana has vowed to resist any attempt by government to legalize homosexuality in the country. According to them, any attempt by...

Don’t succumb to gay pressure – Christian Council to Akufo-Addo

The Christian Council of Ghana is urging President Akufo-Addo to state clearly Ghana's  bold stance on homosexuality. According to them, Ghana is against the legalization...

797 failed law students demand answers from Legal Council

Some law students who failed their entrance examination taken in July, are crying foul and demanding an explanation from the General Legal Council. 797 students...

Sacking of headteachers over free SHS may be illegal – Law lecturer

Private legal practitioner, Yaw Oppong has faulted the Ghana Education Service after it sacked two headteachers of Senior High Schools for charging unapproved fees. The...

Pharmacy Council staff swerves bond after collecting ¢61,448 unearned salary

A staff at the Pharmacy Council Marian Torjagbo failed to serve her bond after returning from a Master's degree program she completed in Atlanta,...

Francis-Xavier appeals 4-year ban by Legal Council

The Human Rights Lawyer who was suspended for four years by the General Legal Council, has appealed against the decision. Francis-Xavier Sosu believes the Council...

Ghana Bar Association backs CJ’s ‘call senior lawyers’ cases first’ directive

The Ghana Bar Association (GBA) has backed a directive of Chief Justice Kwasi Anin Yeboah for trial court judges to strictly adhere...