Politics

Charlotte Osei, E.C. Chair
Politics

Six missing ballot boxes will be replaced before election day – EC

Ghana’s Electoral Commission has admitted to the missing of six ballot boxes and assured Ghanaians that the missing ballot boxes will be replaced before the 2016 presidential and parliamentary elections scheduled to take place on December 7, 2016. The boxes were alleged to have fallen off from a pick up […]

Nana Akufo- Addo
Politics

Nana Addo told me ‘only Akan will lead NPP’ – Haruna Atta

Ghana’s ambassador to Namibia, Mr. Haruna Atta, who used to be a staunch NPP leading member and a former journalist has alleged that he was chastised by Nana Akufo- Addo  for supporting the late Alieu Mahama during the 2008 NPP presidential primary. Below is his full statement: “Ethnocentricity” – President […]

Clinton to Challenge Results of Three Swing States
Politics USA

Clinton to Challenge Results of Three Swing States

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is being urged by a group of computer scientists and election lawyers to challenge the election results in three key swing states won by President-elect Donald Trump, Gabriel Sherman reported at New York Magazine’s Daily Intelligencer blog. The group, which includes voting-rights attorney John Bonifaz […]

Jon Benjamin, UK High commissioner to Ghana
Politics

British High Commissioner justifies visa revocation of political activists

The United Kingdom High Commissioner to Ghana has justified the decision of the Commission to revoke all visas for political activists who cause violence and give hate speeches as Ghana heads to the polls in 19 days. In an interview with Joy News’ Beatrice Adu after the launch of the […]

Dr Edward Mahama
Politics

No peace in Ghana until I’m President – Edward Mahama

The presidential candidate of the People’s National Convention (PNC), Dr. Edward Nasigre Mahama, has issued a strong indication that civil disquiet will not cease in Ghana until the citizens cease to be a barrier themselves to a move he says God began in 1996. Dr. Mahama, who is in his […]

President John Mahama
Politics

President Mahama defends Attorney General

President John Mahama has denied allegations levelled against him by former Attorney General Martin Amidu that he had a hand in the Attorney General’s decision to discontinue the GHS51 million judgment debt case involving the state and businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome. The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave Mr Amidu the […]

Supreme Court okays Martin Amidu to examine Woyome over GHC51m payment
Politics

Supreme Court okays Martin Amidu to examine Woyome over GHC51m payment

The Supreme Court has granted the application by former Attorney General Martin Amidu to examine businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome on how he utilized the GH¢51.2 million judgment debt paid him by the state. The Supreme Court presided by Justice Anim Yeboah ordered that Mr. Woyome appears in Court on oath […]

Demo against Akufo-Addo over Atta Akyea and Agya Koo’s comments
Politics

Demo against Akufo-Addo over Atta Akyea and Agya Koo’s comments

Some residents of Odumase Krobo in the Eastern region are demonstrating, demanding from the NPP Presidential candidate his position on tribal comments made by a movie star who has endorsed him. They want Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to denounce comments made by Agya Koo against Krobos whilst playing a role […]

MANASSEH’S FOLDER: Common sense appraisal of Mahama’s “massive” projects
Elections Opinions Politics

MANASSEH’S FOLDER: Common sense appraisal of Mahama’s “massive” projects

The initial title of this article was, “Any idiot can borrow money and build projects.” I had to change it because those who might not read beyond the headline would, as usual, accuse me of insulting the President. But that is the essence of this article. And this is not […]

Mr. John Kuffour
Politics

I am not dead – Former President Kuffour

Former President John Agyekum Kuffour has denied reports that he died at a hospital at Johannesburg South Africa on Monday. Reports on social media on Monday, suggested the former president who was seeking medical care at Johannesburg in South Africa, died after a spine operation. It claimed a team of medical […]