A Qatar Airways passenger plane, Airbus 330, bound for Doha and piloted by a Ghanaian, Capt. Albert Barney Abuga, made an emergency landing at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport due to an engine fire believed to have been caused by a bird. All passengers and crew disembarked as normal.
Mr Albert Kan-Dapaah, Head of University of Professional Studies’ Centre for Public Accountability, has raised concerns over poor revenue collection practice by authorities, culminating in government losing millions of income to entities every year.
President Mahama has been flogged heavily by some members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for using his constitutional powers under Article 72 of the Constitution to remit the remaining prison sentence imposed on three persons for scandalizing the court.