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Nana Names Cabinet Ministers

President Nana Akufo-Addo has named members of his cabinet in line with the 1992 Constitution to help him execute his economic plans to meet the electoral promises made to Ghanaians during the 2016 electioneering campaign. In a communication to parliament yesterday to officially announce his cabinet ministers, President Akufo-Addo named 19 ministers but left out some other key ministers like …

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Ghanaians Hate Themselves – Bombande

The killing of Captain Maxwell A. Mahama is a clear indication of excessive hatred Ghanaians have for one another these days, Emmanuel Bombande, a security expert and former Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs has said. According to him, the level of intolerance among Ghanaians is increasing daily, a situation which requires immediate action in dealing with it. Speaking on the …

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Captain Mahama’s Murder: What We Know So Far (Infographic)

Barely 48-hours after the gruesome murder of army officer, Captain Maxwell Mahama at Diaso in the Upper Denkyira West District of the Central Region, there’s yet to be clarity on the matter, as several pieces of information trickle in. With some conflicting reports, inconsistent accounts and formal stakeholder explanations, Citi News captures in the infographic below what has been gathered …

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Two Men Who Impersonated COCOBOD CEO Jailed 7 Years

The two men who impersonated former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Dr Stephen K. Opuni have been handed a total of seven years imprisonment. The convicts, Christian Obeng, a businessman, and Latif Apulala, a driver, were said to have created a fake Facebook account in the name of the former COCOBOD boss and used it to …

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I was afraid to help Captain Mahama – Eyewitness

A resident of Denkyira-Boase who witnessed the mob attack that led to the death of Captain Maxwell Mahama has disclosed that he was afraid to help the distressed soldier, who was running for his life. According to Kwaku Manu, who plies an Okada in the mining town, the soldier while running away from the blood-thirsty mob, jumped onto his motorbike …

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Will Ghana get a factory in every district?

When Nana Addo Dankwa Afufo-Addo, announced a year ago, as the leading opposition contender for the presidency, that if elected to the highest office in Ghana he would ensure that a factory was established in every district, many Ghanaians dismissed his pronouncement as just another heady electoral campaign promise from a man desperate to win the support of the electorate, …

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Soldiers won’t beat up Denkyira-Obuasi residents – Armed Forces

The Ghana Armed Forces has rubbished reports suggesting that soldiers deployed to Denkyira-Obuasi in the Central Region have manhandled some residents in the area for lynching their colleague, Captain Adam Mahama. The District Chief Executive (DCE) for the Upper Denkyira West District, Daniel Apiannin, had given indications that the military officers had invaded the area and taken about 80 men …

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Murdered soldier was ex Prez Mahama’s nephew

It has emerged that the Junior Military Officer, Captain Maxwell Mahama who met his untimely death after he was lynched in Boase, a mining community in the Upper Denkyira West District of the Central Region, was a nephew of ex President John Mahama. The ex President is a brother to the deceased soldier’s father, Captain (Rtd) Chubby Adam Mahama. The …

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Make sure to bring Capt Mahama killers to book – NDC MPs tell Akufo-Addo

The Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) Caucus in Parliament has written to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, imploring him and the government to explore all legal and legitimate means to immediately bring killers of Captain Maxwell Mahama to book. They also want the President to strive very hard and end the culture of impunity which has eaten so deep in …

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