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Akufo-Addo Justifies 110 Ministers

Akufo-Addo Justifies 110 Ministers

PRESIDENT NANA Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reacted to the brouhaha that has greeted the appointment of 110 ministers and deputy ministers, justifying the move as critical to the eff ...

Montie 3 Weep At Nsawam Prison

Montie 3 Weep At Nsawam Prison

DETAILS ARE emerging of how the three National Democratic Congress (NDC) activists – now known as Montie 3 – convicted for contempt by the Supreme Court, were whisked away to the N ...

Petition For Presidential Pardon Is ‘Dangerous Landmine’ – Baako

Petition For Presidential Pardon Is ‘Dangerous Landmine’ – Baako

EDITOR-IN-chief of the Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako has described the petition for President John Mahama to pardon the Montie 3 contemnors to be a potentially ...

Attack On CJ Worse Than Rwandan Genocide Propaganda – Franklin Cudjoe

Attack On CJ Worse Than Rwandan Genocide Propaganda – Franklin Cudjoe

FOLLOWING THE emergence of audio evidence of the MP for Nkwanta North, John Bless Oti, verbally attacking the Chief Justice, the President of IMANI, Franklin Cudjoe has likened the ...

Abu Ramadan Mulls Over Another Court Action Against EC

Abu Ramadan Mulls Over Another Court Action Against EC

ONE OF those who challenged the Electoral Commission (EC)’s use of National Health Issurance Scheme (NHIS) card for voter registration at the Supreme Court and secured a favourable ...

Nigeria: EFCC finds N2.5b in former Aviation Minister housemaid’s account

Nigeria: EFCC finds N2.5b in former Aviation Minister housemaid’s account

AGENTS OF the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have discovered the sum of N2.5 billion in a bank account opened in the name of a housemaid to former Minister of Avia ...

Mario Balotelli Defends Ghana Snub

Mario Balotelli Defends Ghana Snub

ITALY STRIKER Mario Balotelli has no regrets over his decision to commit his international future to the four-time world champions ahead of Ghana. Born to Ghanaian immigrants in Pa ...

IEA wants constitutional review process slowed

THE INSTITUTE of Economic Affairs’ Winner-Takes-All Advisory Committee has recommended that government slows down the pace for the Constitution Review process to enable proposals for dealing with the current winner-takes-all political system to be factored into the review process. IEA’s Winner-Takes-All Committee, under the chairmanship of Archbishop Gabriel Charles Palmer-Buckle, also recommended the revie ...

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Mahama Re-Assigns Elvis, Yamin

President John Dramani Mahama has re-assigned the Minister for Youth and Sports, Elvis Afriyie Ankrah and his Deputy Joseph Yammin. This comes a few days after the Black Stars were eliminated from the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Brazil. Ghana’s participation in this year’s World Cup was marked by controversies culminating in the suspension of Sulley Muntari and Kevin Prince-Boateng. A statement from the Presi ...

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NPP Sets Guidelines For Electing Regional Representatives

THE NATIONAL Steering Committee of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has set guidelines for conducting the party's election of Regional Representatives to the National Council. A statement signed by Mr Kwabena Agyei Agyepong, General-Secretary of NPP, and copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra on Friday said, nominations will be closed on Friday, June 27. According to the statement, the party has also fixed ...

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MPs Fume Over “No Protocol” Directive

MEMBERS OF Parliament have expressed their displeasure over a directive from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs that excluded them from receiving protocol services at the Ghana High Commission in the United Kingdom. The directive restricted the offer of protocol services to the President and the First Lady, the Vice President and Spouse, former Presidents and spouses, Ministers of State and the Leadership of P ...

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Ashanti NDC Plot To Make Mahama Unpopular

GRAPEVINE INFORMATION trickling to the stables of your authoritative Ghanaian Observer from an impeccable source at the Flagstaff House hints of an intense move by some ‘high feathers’ at the presidency to ensure all current Ashanti Regional NDC Executives are wiped off the scene in the regional delegates elections. One Doctor (name withheld), who works at the Flagstaff House, is alleged to have threatened ...

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Minority threatens court action over new VAT

Source: myjoyonline.com THE MINORITY in Parliament are threatening to drag Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) and the Ministry of Finance to court, if they insist on implementing a controversial VAT on financial services. The Minority spokesperson on finance, Dr. Anthony Akoto Osei has warned that the "government will be perpetuating an illegality in the implementation of that law”. “But when the bill came to pa ...

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“Rawlings Is A Criminal” – Kofi Wayo

Source: peacefmonline WHILE THE nation’s attention is focused on the on-going FIFA World Cup in Brazil with soccer fans in the country praying fervently for the Black Stars to sail through in their next game against Germany, Chuck Kofi Wayo, founder and leader of the United Renaissance Party, is still in the political mood and has fired salvos at Ex-President Jerry John Rawlings. Speaking in an interview wi ...

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UCC Atta Mills Library Project To Resume

The Central Regional Minister, Samuel Sarpong is blaming the suspension of the library edifice being built in memory of the late President John Atta Mills on lack of funds. Citi News checks at the site revealed that the project had stalled. President John Mahama cut sod for the project in July last year in commemoration of the late President Mills, but according to Mr. Sarpong, the project is not government ...

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