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Gambia crisis: Nana Addo erred in deploying troops – MP

The Member of Parliament for the Adaklu constituency, Kwame Agbodza, believes President Nana Akufo-Addo should have sought legislative approval before involving Ghanaian troops in The Gambia’s political crisis. According to Mr. Agbodza, President Akufo-Addo exhibited a lack of restraint when he approved the deployment of 205 soldiers for ECOWAS military operations in The Gambia, which has two individuals claiming the …

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Osagyefo Bayie is acting Asantehemaa

The Kokofuman Hemaa, Osagyefo Bayie is now the acting Queen Mother of the Ashanti Kingdom. The Asantehemaa, Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II was laid to rest in the late hours of Thursday. In the absence of an Asantehemaa, Osagyefo Bayie, will act in the stead of Queen Mother. The Kokofuman Hemaa belongs to the Oyoko Clan who are the …

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Activities at Kumasi to bounce back after Asantehemaa’s burial

Activities within the Kumasi metropolis are expected to bounce back today, following the burial of the late queen mother, Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II. The late queen mother was finally laid to rest on Thursday, in line with the customs and traditions of the Ashanti Kingdom. The final funeral rites which begun last Monday, disrupted both commercial and academic …

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E/R: 8 perish, several others injured in gory accident

Eight passengers have died in a gory head on collision accident that occurred along the Akosombo to Kpone road in the Eastern region. Several others have been injured and hospitalized . Three persons died on the spot while five died later at the hospital. The death toll is likely to increase due to the magnitude of injuries suffered by the …

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Ministerial nominees to be grilled at vetting today

Four ministerial nominees will today, Friday January 20 come face to face with the Appointment Committee of Parliament as they are vetted. The first to take his turn will be Senior Minister designate, Hon. Yaw Osafo Marfo, followed by Kan Dapaah, who will head the Security Ministry. Finance Minister-nominee, Ken Ofori-Atta, as well as nominee for Defense, Dominic Nitiwul will …

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NPP Fights Back Over Violent Attacks

The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) is not taking kindly to allegations that it has let loose its supporters to visit mayhem on innocent Ghanaians in the guise of taking over of public institutions. The NPP questioned the truth in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) accusing the Akufo-Addo-led governing NPP for the post-election violence and takeover of state properties, saying …

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Let The Law Take Its Course

Ghanaians voted massively for a change in the country during the December 7 polls for varied reasons, the bottom-line of which is to restore good governance with the propensity to enhance their living standards. They want a positive alteration in the way their economy is managed so that the output would impact positively on their lives. They want to see …

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Girl,6, burnt to death after soaking in kerosene

A 6-year-old girl has been burnt to death after naively soaking herself with kerosene near an open fire. The little girl while playing around the house, poured kerosene on herself thinking it was water. The kerosene, according to reports, soaked her dress and set her ablaze when she got closer to a naked fire. The infant attempted removing the nylon …

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Ken Ofori Atta will fix Ghana’s economy – Keli Gadzekpo

Keli Gadzekpo, Co-founder of Databank and long-time friend of finance minister-designate Ken Ofori Atta has said he is confident the finance expert will walk Ghana out of its financial difficulties. According to him, Mr. Ofori Atta has the strength of character and convictions to take the hard and difficult decisions to stabilise and grow the Ghanaian economy. Mr Ofori Atta …

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