MPs in Kenya have reacted furiously after the electricity supply to parliament was cut for three days apparently because of an unpaid bill of $97,000 (£63,000).

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has confirmed that eight police officers were identified in the documentary film of investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas to have been complicit in wrongdoing.

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has initiated investigations into bribery allegations against 34 judges and magistrates.

The Head of Psychiatry Department at the University of Ghana Medical School, Dr Sammy Ohene has described the fees being charged by Accra Psychiatric Hospital authorities as illegal.

Burundi has expelled a Rwandan diplomat, whom it accuses of destabilising the country, a Burundian official has told the BBC.

A Ghanaian law professor, Stephen Kwaku Asare, has described as unlawful, the regulation that mandates prospective law students to write entrance examination before their admission  into the Ghana School of Law.

The Pilgrims Affairs Office of Ghana has released the names of Ghanaians who did not survive the deadly stampede at Mina during the 2015 Hajj.

Burkina Faso coup leader charged

Wednesday, 07 October 2015 06:10

The leader of last month's short-lived coup in Burkina Faso has been charged with crimes including threatening state security and murder.

President John Dramani Mahama says the revelation of corruption within the judiciary is a reflection of an institutional failure in the country.

The Controller and Accountant General's Department has transferred GH₵756,000 to pay all outstanding salary arrears of striking nurses at the three psychiatric hospitals in the country.