Month: May 2018

Stacy Darko
Health

Unlicensed Doctor arrested for the death of Deputy CEO of NEIP

Registrar and CEO of the Medical and Dental Council Dr. Eli Atikpui says disgraced doctor Dominic Obeng-Andoh was not licensed to practice at Accra’s Obengfo Hospital during the untimely death of Stacy Offei Darko, a Deputy Chief Executive Officer for National Entrepreneurship Innovation Programme (NEIP). “We have made our position […]

Former President John Rawlings
Politics

Rawlings apologizes to Kuffour and Mahama

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has apologized for comments he passed of his colleague ex-Presidents J.A. Kufuor and John Mahama. Rawlings at a meeting with chiefs and elders from Mepe in the Volta Region last week used unpalatable words against the two former presidents. Rawlings, who has been critical of […]

Salah scored 44 goals for Liverpool last season
Soccer

Mohamed Salah ‘confident’ of playing in the World Cup

Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah says he is “confident” of playing in the World Cup after suffering a shoulder injury in the Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid. Salah, 25, left the pitch in Kiev in tears after a first-half challenge with Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos. “Your […]

Ghana Parliament
Lifestyle

Parliament rejects suggestion to legalize homosexuality in Ghana

In very strong language laced with banter, Parliament on Thursday minced no words to express disgust, revulsion and angst against attempts by people, backed by some foreign elements to legalise sodomy in Ghana. Earlier at separate fora, Prof Aaron Michael Oquaye, the Speaker of the House, and Second Deputy Speaker […]

Former President John Rawlings
Homeland News

I will reject heaven if ‘rogue’ Mahama, ‘evil’ Kufuor make it there too – Rawlings

Former President Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings has said if going to Heaven means sharing the place with former President John Mahama and John Kufuor, then he is better off and happy going to hell. The former President launched these unprovoked verbal attacks on the two Former Presidents who ruled […]

Kwesi Nyantakyi
Sports

President Akufo-Addo orders for the arrest of GFA President

President Akufo-Addo has directed for the arrest of Ghana Football Association president, Kwesi Nyantakyi for alleged influence peddling. Nyantakyi is also to be probed for allegedly defrauding by false pretense, sources close to the Presidency, have told Graphic Online. The call for the arrest of Nyantekyi, the longest serving GFA […]

Police Officer beaten up by some military men
Homeland News

Police and the Military in a nasty clash in Tamale

Political heads have roundly condemned a nasty clash in Tamale between lawless police and military personnel in Tamale, Wednesday. Northern Region Minister Salifu Saeed described the incident as shameful and an indictment on the Regional Commanders who appear to have lost control over their men. He has asked the heads […]

National Cathedral of Ghana, designed by David Adjaye
Religion

Ghana Deserves This Cathedral. Don’t Fight It.

Last month, the president of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, unveiled the design for a national cathedral that the government will build in Accra. This is a huge deal. It signals that the country is poised to consolidate the gains of decades of democracy. And the new interdenominational Christian cathedral will inspire […]

Afrifa Yamoah Ponko, Former MCE of Ejisu
Politics

All politicians are thieves, I’m one of them – Yamoah Ponkoh

Former Municipal Chief Executive for Ejisu, Afrifa Yamoah Ponkoh has claimed ‘all politicians are thieves’, including himself. According to the outspoken firebrand of the main opposition National Democratic Congress, it will be a big mistake for anyone to assume that some politicians are honestly incorruptible. Yamoah Ponkoh was speaking to […]

Gloria Akuffo, Attorney General
Politics

Gov’t appeals to Supreme Court to Nullify High Court ruling on Exton Cubic

The Attorney General has filed a writ at the Supreme Court asking the justices to quash a decision by the High Court in a case involving mining company Exton Cubic and the state. The writ filed ex-parte (one party application) by the Deputy Attorney General Godfred Dame says the ruling […]