Month: November 2019

  • Pwalugu multipurpose dam: NPP is a Promise-fulfilling Party— Akufo-Addo

    Pwalugu multipurpose dam: NPP is a Promise-fulfilling Party— Akufo-Addo

    President Akufo-Addo has officially opened the toolbox for construction work to start on the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam with a strong remark about his political party as one which will never fail to deliver on its promises. “I’m delighted to be here today to cut the sod for the construction of the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam and […]

  • 18 remand prisoners in Ho Central Prison walk free

    18 remand prisoners in Ho Central Prison walk free

    Some eighteen (18) remand prisoners in the Ho Central Prisons have been set free by the Justice For All (JFA) programme at its sitting on Friday 29th of November 2019. The eighteen remand prisoners were in prison on remand for various offences mostly murder and possession of narcotics. The special sitting of the JFA was […]

  • Prez Akufo-Addo cuts sod for $993 million Pwalugu dam and irrigation project

    Prez Akufo-Addo cuts sod for $993 million Pwalugu dam and irrigation project

    The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has cut the sod for the construction of the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam and Irrigation Project. The project, according to President Akufo-Addo, “will be the single, largest investment ever made by any Government in the Northern sector of the country”, and is in fulfilment of a pledge […]

  • BoG introduces GHC100, GHC200 notes

    BoG introduces GHC100, GHC200 notes

    The Bank of Ghana has introduced GHC100 and GHC200 notes. This means the current highest note in the country GHC50 will cease to enjoy that relevance. It is unclear when the new notes will be let in circulation. A GHC2 coin has also been introduced. Briefing the media on the move, the governor of the […]

  • Mahama turns 61 years today

    Mahama turns 61 years today

    Former President and opposition NDC Flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama turns 61 today, Friday, November, 29, 2019. There has been an outpouring of best wishes for the former leader as he celebrates his birthday today. A former Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection under the esrtwhile Mahama government, Nana Oye Lithur also celebrated her boss […]

  • GFA names members of Women’s League Committee

    GFA names members of Women’s League Committee

    The Ghana Football Association Executive Council has named a seven-member committee for the Women’s Premier League. The President of the GFA, Kurt Okraku  announced the new Women’s League Committee to the Women’s League Clubs during a meeting between the GFA Executive Council and the clubs in Accra this morning Madam Hilary Boateng, an HR Consultant […]

  • Stonebwoy drops hint on starting his own reality show

    Stonebwoy drops hint on starting his own reality show

    The BET, Nickelodeon and multiple VGMA awards winner announced his intent to kick off his own Reality Show in Ghana. In an interview with Adwoa Noella, presenter of MTN Hitmaker’s Behind the Scene Magazine show which is produced by Platinum Live Multimedia, the Dance Hall hits maker said that in his effort to create opportunities […]

  • Globacom settles GFA with $1m after arbitration

    Globacom settles GFA with $1m after arbitration

    Nigerian telecom firm Globacom has paid the Ghana Football Association (GFA) $1,000,000 after an arbitration of a contractual impasse between the two entities. One hundred thousand of the amount has however been used to settle lawyers who represented the FA in the case, a statement by the GFA said. In a statement, the GFA said: […]

  • Your record of upholding standards unmatched – Bar Assoc. to outgoing CJ

    Your record of upholding standards unmatched – Bar Assoc. to outgoing CJ

    The Ghana Bar Association has eulogized the soon-to-retire Chief Justice of the Republic of Ghana, Justice Sophia Akuffo, for her strong advocacy on upholding and maintaining high standards, professional ethics, dignity and integrity in the legal profession in Ghana. In a citation read by the President of the Ghana Bar Association, Anthony Forson, on behalf […]

  • I’ve not spoken on Western Togoland issue – Rawlings

    I’ve not spoken on Western Togoland issue – Rawlings

    Ex-President Jerry John Rawlings has denied reports alleging that he has written to government on the breakaway declaration by the Homeland Study Group Foundation. A Press release by the office of the former Leader said: “Former President Rawlings has neither written to Government nor made any public statement on the separatist declaration.” Meanwhile, the statement has […]