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Opuni caused NDC’s defeat – Nukpenu

The sacked CEO of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Dr. Stephen Opuni, is to blame for the humiliating defeat suffered by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in last month’s polls, the party’s Greater Accra regional Organiser has alleged. Speaking on Monday on Accra-based Citi FM Anthony Nukpenu noted that Dr Opuni’s role “has also caused our defeat.” “I have friends, …

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I had high hopes of becoming Speaker of Parliament

Acting National Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Freddy Blay, has revealed that he was confident of becoming the next Speaker of Parliament following the NPP’s victory in the 2016 general elections. The NPP setttled on former Member of Parliament for Dome-Kwabenya, Prof. Mike Aaron Oquaye as the 6th Speaker of Parliament of the 7th Parliament of the Fourth …

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Suhum: Quack abortion doctor on the run

The quack abortion doctor operating in Suhum in the Eastern region is currently on the run. Two separate operations launched for his arrest at the facility last Friday by the Eastern regional Police Command and Suhum Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit were unsuccessful as the Quack abortion doctor sensed danger and went into hiding . His accomplices has also …

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4 People Shot In NPP, NDC Clash At Ejura

At least four people have been shot in Ejura in the Ashanti region following a clash between members of the New Patriotic Party and the opposition National Democratic Congress over the school feeding program. According to Ultimate FM’s Isaac Bediako Justice, all major roads in the town have been blocked by the feuding party members. The dispute started after some …

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Let’s maintain three-year SHS duration – Coalition appeals

The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition (GNECC) has appealed to Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the Education Minister nominee, to maintain the three-year duration of Senior High School (SHS) education. Mr Bright Appiah, GNECC Chairman, in an interview on Thursday, in Accra, that the three-year duration was in line with the Anamoah-Mensah Committee’s report and every form of review to be …

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Nana Calls For Loyalty

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has addressed the 85th Annual National convention (JALSA) of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, Ghana, with a call on Ghanaians to be loyal and patriotic in their daily activities. “I want every individual citizen to be loyal towards the development of the country to make it great and strong. Patriotism means doing what is right to …

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Letter sacking MMDCEs unconstitutional – Amaliba

The letter announcing the dismissal of all Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) is unconstitutional because it was signed by an appointee who has not executive powers, a member of the opposition National Democratic Congress’ legal team Abraham Amaliba has claimed. According to him, the minister-designate, Hajia Alima Mahama, had no authority to sign such a letter. “Hajia Alima …

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Fire razes down 9-bedroom house at Assin Fosu

Fire has gutted a nine bedroom house at Assin Fosu in the Central Region. The incident occurred Thursday evening. Fire personnel who got to the scene rather later could do little to salvage the situation. The cause of the outbreak is still unknown, but it is suspected to be gas leakage, as the house uses gas stove in baking bread. …

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PPP: Akufo-Addo’s huge gov’t size job for party faithfuls

The Progressive People’s Party (PPP), has sternly criticized President Nana Akufo-Addo’s failure to cut the size of his government. Akufo-Addo’s ministerial appointees so far stand at 36 with deputy and regional ministers yet to come, making it the largest ever in the history of the country. This, according to Kofi Asamoah Siaw, the PPP’s policy advisor is unacceptable, arguing that …

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All Ministries under my gov’t critical for a better Ghana – Prez Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo Thursday said he is seeking to lift the frail economy onto a prosperous path, hence the new Ministerial desks introduced in his government are meaningful to help confront the challenges facing the country. “Our government has come to deliver on the commitments that we made to the Ghanaian people. We believe that these men and women are exactly …

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