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NPP questions last-minute Ghc93m RLG contract

The incoming New Patriotic Party (NPP) government has alleged that the outgoing Mahama-led administration is colluding with RLG communications to dupe the state in a GHc93million contract it signed with the latter to provide the state digiboxes. The government and RLG, according to reports on December 19, 2016, entered into an agreement for the provision of the said products and …

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Akufo-Addo’s Nat’l security advisor “top class soldier” – Fritz Baffour

The incoming National Security adviser Brigadier General Emmanuel Okyere is a top soldier and fit for the job, the outgoing Member of Parliament (MP) for Ablekuma South, Fritz Baffour has said. President-elect Nana Akufo-Addo at a press conference on Wednesday named the Brigadier General as his national security advisor. Speaking Thursday on Morning Starr from Ghana’s parliament House ahead of …

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Kwakye-Ofosu questions Akufo Addo’s appointment of young people

The outgoing Deputy Minister of Communications, Felix Ofosu-Kwakye, has questioned the appointment of young persons into Nana Akufo-Addo’s government, taking into account the scathing criticism that attended he and his young colleagues appointments by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) then in opposition. He said the NPP were very loud in condemnation when late President J.E.A Mills and John Mahama settle …

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President Mahama Retires Into Farming

Ghana’s President, H. E John Dramani Mahama, seems to have his plans all set out when he eventually hands over power to the President elect, Nana Akufo-Addo on January 7, 2017-and from all indications his next adventure will be in farming. The charming President, who has been dubbed Commissioner in-chief on account of the hundreds of legacy projects he was …

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German-Ghanaian Who Denounced Islamic State Faces War Crimes Charges

German prosecutors have added six counts of murder and war crimes to the charges against an imprisoned Islamic State member from Germany who attracted global attention after claiming disillusionment and disgust with the terrorist group. The new accusations, announced by the prosecutors on Tuesday, were brought three months after a video surfaced suggesting that the recruit, Harry Sarfo, 28, had …

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I’ve Not Been Denied UK Visa – Dzifa Attivor

Former Transport Minister, Dzifa Attivor, has denied reports in section of the media that she has been denied a Visa into the United Kingdom (UK). Report went viral on social media on Tuesday, that the former Minister has been denied a Visa. However, her personal assistant, Egypt Kobla Kudoto, in an interview with citifmonline.com asked the public to disregard such …

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DKM customers receive cash

The Official Liquidator of DKM Microfinance Company, the Registrar General’s Department has resumed payments of locked up investment due validated customers of the company. This follows a series of delays after some validated customers protested for not finding their names on lists released by the Registrar General’s Department. But information from the department indicated that customers who have not received …

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NDC Split Over Minority Leader

It is becoming apparent that the centre cannot hold among Members of Parliament (MPs) on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) over the selection of leaders for the minority with just a few days to the inauguration of the 7th Parliament. While the 25 NDC MPs from the Volta Region have resolved that the minority leader for the …

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Bawumia Teases Amissah-Arthur Over 170 Posers

The contest between Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur and Vice President-elect Dr Mahamudu Bawumia regarding mastery in Ghana’s economic management might continue for a while. Dr Bawumia says the 170 questions on Ghana’s economy he threw at Amissah-Arthur, which became the toast of the campaign season, remain unanswered. Despite winning the presidential election and waiting to be sworn in as vice …

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