June 24, 2017

I was hurt when John Mahama lost to Nana Addo in the 2016 election – Gifty Osei

Ghanaian gospel musician, Gift Osei has revealed that she was sad when ex-president John Mahama lost the 2016 election to Nana Addo Danquah Akufo Addo. She made this comment when she granted an Accra based radion Onua FM an exclusive interview. ‘’I got hurt when John Dramani Mahama lost the election because he is my […]
June 24, 2017

I have no knowledge on protocol withdrawal to former presidents – Hannah Tetteh

Former Minister for Foreign Affairs under ex-president John Mahama’s administration, Hon. Hanna Tetteh has denied ever having discussions with the US Embassy with regards to the Embassy’s intention to withdraw courtesies extended to former government officials. The United States Ambassador to Ghana, Robert Jackson last Thursday hinted that, Members of Parliament, Ministers of state including […]
June 24, 2017

Botswana’s former President Ketumile Masire dies at 91

Botswana has declared three days of national mourning after the death of former President Sir Ketumile Masire, aged 91. Sir Ketumile, who led the country from 1980 to 1998, is credited with being the architect of the country’s famed stability, reports the AFP news agency. He was also involved in peace initiatives across Africa, including […]
June 24, 2017

NDC can’t hide Kwesi Botchwey’s report forever – Nunoo-Mensah

The former National Security advisor under the administration of the late Prof. John Evans Atta Mills, Brigadier General Joseph Nunoo-Mensah, has disclosed that it’s impossible for the leadership of the National Democratic Congress to keep Prof. Kwesi Botchwey Committee’s report undisclosed forever. He said the party would one day be under pressure to make available […]
June 24, 2017

No clashes at Subin Delegate’s Conference- Sam Pyne

The Ashanti Regional Secretary of the New Patriotic Part, Mr. Sam Pyne has rubbished media reports about clashes that has marred its annual Subin Constituency delegates conference. A delegate’s conference which was meant to appraise the party’s work was disrupted after a misunderstanding broke out between some executives. Meanwhile, Speaking to an Accra based radio […]
June 23, 2017

Former Prez Rawlings celebrates birthday with CLOGSAG

The Civil and Local Government Staff Association of Ghana (CLOGSAG) has celebrated former President Jerry John Rawlings as he turns 70 years. Celebrating this year’s United Nations/African Public Service Day on the theme: “Entrenching A Citizen-Centred Service Delivery Culture: Partnering with the Youth for Africa’s Transformation” on Friday 23 June, 2017, CLOGSAG presented a birthday […]
June 23, 2017

Ashanti Region now haven for smuggling of small arms and ammunition

The Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei Mensah, says the region is being used as conduit for the smuggling of small arms and ammunition to other regions. Additionally, the region has seen an invasion of foreign prostitutes to compound the already bad security situation such as illegal mining and uncontrolled nomadic herdsmen and their cattle. Mr. […]
June 23, 2017

Obama will queue when visiting Ghana – Ras Mubarak calls for tit for tat

The former National Youth Coordinator and NDC’s  Member of Parliament for Kunbungu in the Northern Region has taken a swipe at the US Ambassador to Ghana for stating that the government of the United States of America (USA) has withdrawn diplomatic courtesies to Ghana’s former Presidents and Members of Parliament (MPs). The US Ambassador to […]
June 23, 2017

FIFA slaps Inkoom with one year ban

Ghana defender Samuel Inkoon has been slapped with a one year ban from football after FIFA Disciplinary Committee found him guilty of cheating an agent in 2014 in a transfer deal. The defender is to pay his creditor an amount of $65,000, in default serve one year ban from all football related activities. In what […]
June 23, 2017

Chris Ackumey disagrees with Supreme Court over Ghana Law School Saga

The scrapping of entrance examination and interview for applicants to the Ghana Law School is not the best, private legal practitioner Chris Ackumey has said. He said , I do believe that scrapping of the entrance examination and the interview will not augur well for the best materials entering the law school This was in […]
June 23, 2017

Coach Herbert Addo ”goes home” Saturday

Legendary Coach, Herbert Addo will be laid to rest tomorrow June 24 at the Aburi Methodist Cemetery in Aburi in the Eastern Region. Coach Addo, who won the Ghana Premier League with Hearts of Oak in 2002 and Aduana Stars in 2010, died after a short illness at the 37 Military Hospital on Friday, March […]
June 23, 2017

Government to seek Parliamentary ratification for ”GITMO 2”

Government has responded to the Supreme Court’s directive on the fate of the two Guantanamo Bay detainees currently being sheltered in Ghana. In a statement, it says it is taking prompt steps in regards to the others of the Supreme Court. The court declared the decision by the John Mahama administration to shelter the two […]
June 23, 2017

South Africa court allows secret Zuma no-confidence vote

South Africa’s highest court has ruled that a vote of no-confidence against President Jacob Zuma can be held in secret. The constitutional court said that the Speaker of parliament had the right to order such a move. She had previously stated she did not have the power. Opposition parties believe that under a secret ballot, […]
June 23, 2017

Bank of Ghana to auction GH¢1.1 bn in T-Bills today

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) will today Friday June 23, 2017 auction GH¢1.10 billion worth of short-term treasury securities. The Bank has therefore asked investors to submit their bids by 13:00 GMT today. Meanwhile financial analysts are hopeful that the majority of  the amount to be raised today will be from the popular 91 day […]
June 23, 2017

Cease the pornographic contents- NMC warns three media houses

The National Media Commission (NMC) has advised the three media houses reported to be broadcasting pornographic contents to cease the broadcast with immediate effect. The stations include XYZ TV, Thunder TV and Ice TV. The directive was as a result of complaint lodged by two citizens Mr. James Oberko and Mr. Tommy Annan Forson against […]
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