Month: October 2019

  • NDC angry over campaign by Free SHS amb.

    NDC angry over campaign by Free SHS amb.

    The opposition NDC has expressed displeasure over a video recording in which a man thought to be an Ambassador of government’s flagship Free SHS policy is seen actively campaigning at a secondary school. “The attention of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has been drawn to a video in circulation on social media, in which a […]

  • ROPAA C’ttee leaves for US tomorrow for Diaspora Consultations

    ROPAA C’ttee leaves for US tomorrow for Diaspora Consultations

    The Representation of the People’s Amendment Act (ROPAA) Committee, established by the Electoral Commission of Ghana to roll out comprehensive consultations with stakeholders to operationalise the Act, is scheduled to pay a nine-day working visit to the United States of America from November, 01, 2019. The Committee’s work is in fulfillment of the ROPAA (ACT […]

  • Ignore Mahama’s call for credit on economic gains – Govt

    Ignore Mahama’s call for credit on economic gains – Govt

    Government says claims by former President Mahama that he should be credited for the current economic gains must be ignored. The former President is reported to have stated that his administration is responsible for the growth of the economy and not the current Akufo-Addo government. He also accused the current government of only reaping from […]

  • GFA Launch #BringBackTheLove Campaign for the Black Stars

    GFA Launch #BringBackTheLove Campaign for the Black Stars

    The Ghana Football Association has announced plans to launch a passion-igniting campaign for the Black Stars’ African Cup qualifying campaign. The campaign, hash-tagged #BringBackTheLove is aimed at igniting passion and galvanising support for the Black Stars as they seek to redeem themselves after their disappointing Afcon 2019 campaign in Egypt. Players, coaches and executives of […]

  • GUTA locks up foreigners’ shops in Kumasi

    GUTA locks up foreigners’ shops in Kumasi

    Some persons associated with the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) have gone on rampage closing shops belonging to foreigners in commercial hubs in Kumasi in the Ashanti region. The closure that begun from Alarbar spread to Adhye and Kejetia Wednesday. The Ashanti Regional President of the Nigerian Association of Traders Union told Ultimate News […]

  • CAMEROON: Dozens trapped underground after deadly landslide

    CAMEROON: Dozens trapped underground after deadly landslide

    Fourteen people have died and over 40 are trapped underground following a landslide on Monday night in Baffoussam, western Cameroon. Rescue workers are frantically searching for survivors but each passing minute dampens hopes that they will be found alive. Regional governor Fonka Awa Augustine told the BBC that people had built houses on hilly ground, […]

  • Stay true to your principles – Akufo Addo to GFA Boss

    Stay true to your principles – Akufo Addo to GFA Boss

    President of the Republic Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has admonished the newly elected Ghana Football Association (GFA) President Kurt Okraku, to stay true to his own principles as he assumes the reins of football administration in Ghana. Addressing the football administrator and his delegation which included his wife, Rebecca Okraku, at the Jubilee House […]

  • I’ve no regret for ‘cooking’ beats – Appietus

    I’ve no regret for ‘cooking’ beats – Appietus

    Popular Music Producer and Sound Engineer Appiah Dankwah, aka Appietus believes he was destined to do music and no other work on this earth. According to him, he has absolutely no regrets for doing music because that has taken him very far in life. Speaking to Host Moses Aluebasi on Ejura based Naagyei FM‘s Entertainment Review […]

  • President Akufo-Addo tours Volta Region from 4th to 5th Nov.

    President Akufo-Addo tours Volta Region from 4th to 5th Nov.

    President Akufo-Addo will on Monday 4th November 2019 resume his national tours this time visiting the Volta Region. The Minister for Information Kojo Oppong Nkrumah who disclosed this at a Press Briefing in Accra on Wednesday said on Monday 4th November 2019, President Akufo-Addo will kick off the tour in Ho Central with a meeting […]

  • Fiscal integrity high on my agenda – Akufo Addo

    Fiscal integrity high on my agenda – Akufo Addo

    President Akufo Addo has reiterated his Government’s commitment to maintaining financial stability and discipline in the management of the Ghanaian economy even in the upcoming election year. Speaking at the Tank Palace Hotel on the theme, “Sustaining Financial and Economic Stability: the Key Priorities” at the 2019 edition of the Ghana Economic Forum, President Akufo […]