Politics

Delta force members
Politics

Delta Force 13 fined GHC 1,800 each

The 13 members of the Delta Force vigilante group in Kumasi have been sentenced to a fine of GH₵1,800 each or in default, serve 12 months in jail. In addition, they are to sign a bond of good behaviour for 12 months. This followed their conviction on Thursday morning by […]

NDC General Sec., Asiedu Nketia
Politics

Asiedu Nketia won’t contest as General Secretary – Koku Anyidoho

Asiedu Nketia has confirmed he’ll not contest again for the General Secretary position of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) when nominations open next year, Deputy General Secretary of the party, Koku Anyidoho has said. According to Koku who spoke on Neat FM Monday, Asiedu Nketia aka General Mosquito has told […]

Kwabena Agyapong (suspended NPP Gen Sec.)
Politics

Bring back Kwabena Agyapong – NPP group in Ashanti pleads

Some party foot soldiers in the Ashanti region have pleaded for the return of New Patriotic Party General Secretary, Kwabena Agyapong after his indefinite suspension in 2015. The group of largely polling station executives said at a press conference, the once-powerful Kwabena Agyapong has conducted himself gracefully well. Kwabena Agyapong […]

Dr Bawumia, Vice president
Politics

I’m not leading NPP in 2020 — Dr Bawumia

Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has dismissed reports suggesting he’s building up a strong campaign to lead the New Patriotic Party into the 2020 general election. A release from the office of the Vice President, and signed by the Communications Director, Frank Agyei-Twum, said the purported posters made public and suggesting […]

Dr Raymond Atuguba
Politics

Special Prosecutor is unconstitutional – Atuguba

A legal expert, Dr Raymond Atuguba, has pulled stitches out of the government’s proposed Office of Independent/Special Prosecutor, describing it as an illegality that will not pass the test in the Supreme Court if Parliament goes ahead to pass the Bill into law. In a fiery delivery of his opposition […]

President Akufo-Addo
Lifestyle Politics

New York Times describes Akufo-Addo as ’round-faced overweight’ in KFC article

Ghanaians are upset with the New York Times for describing President Akufo- Addo as “round-faced overweight” in an article titled: “Obesity Was Rising as Ghana Embraced Fast Food. Then Came KFC” In its quest to highlight the effects of the sprouting fast food joints on the health of Ghanaians, the […]

President Akufo-Addo
Politics

N/R: 26 MMDAs to contribute GHc130,000 for Nana Addo’s visit

The Twenty-Six (26) assemblies in the Northern Region are to contribute Ghc130,000, which comes to GHc 5,000 each, towards President Akufo-Addo’s 3-day official visit to the region beginning October 6, 2017. Nana Addo will also be in the Upper East and West Regions during the 7-day trip. A circular sighted […]

Ghana Parliament
Politics

Parliament resumes sitting on October 3

The third meeting of the first session of the Seventh Parliament will resume on Tuesday, October 3. The Speaker, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, by Standing Order 37, served the 275 members notice last Wednesday of the commencement of the meeting. Among bills the meeting is expected to consider are the […]

Appiah Stadium
Politics

Akufo-Addo not interested in pursuing Appiah Stadium – Hamid

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is not interested in pursuing political activist and sympathizer of the opposition National Democratic Congress, Frank Kwaku Appiah [Appiah Stadium], over the latter’s alleged claim that the President is a ‘Wee’ smoker, Information Minister Mustapha Hamid has stated. The comment comes on the back of […]

Gabby Otchere- Darko
Politics

Akufo-Addo will be angry over Appiah Stadium’s arrest – Gabby

A relative of President Akufo-Addo, Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko says the President will be upset over the arrest of maverick NDC member Frank Kwaku Appiah commonly known as ‘Appiah Stadium’ by the Police. Appiah stadium is being held for labeling President Akufo-Addo as a “drug addict” even though he has apologized […]