Month: October 2020

  • Dec 7: Vote NDC to secure the future of Ghana – Naana Jane

    Dec 7: Vote NDC to secure the future of Ghana – Naana Jane

    The Vice Presidential candidate for the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Prof. Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang has asked residents in the Oti region to critically consider the implications of the choices they will be making at the December 7 polls. According to the NDC running-mate, a vote for her party, come December 7 would be a […]

  • Dec. Polls: Creation of Oti region is no achievement of the NPP – Ablakwa

    Dec. Polls: Creation of Oti region is no achievement of the NPP – Ablakwa

    The Member of Parliament for the North Tongu constituency Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has said that the creation of the Oti region is no significant achievement of the Nana Addo led administration. According to the former deputy minister of education, the mere creation of the region is not enough reason for residents in the region to […]

  • Akufo-Addo sacks PPA Boss over conflict of interest

    Akufo-Addo sacks PPA Boss over conflict of interest

    President Akufo-Addo has terminated the appointment of Adjenim Boateng Adjei as Chief Executive Officer of the Public Procurement Authority ( PPA) following adverse findings against him by the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ). The Presidency in 2019 September referred conflict of interest allegations against the PPA boss to CHRAJ following an investigation […]

  • Mobile money vendor killed by armed robbers at Awutu Adawukwa

    Mobile money vendor killed by armed robbers at Awutu Adawukwa

    A mobile money vendor known as Atsu, has been shot dead by armed robbers at Awutu Adawukwa near Bawjiase in the Central Region on Friday. An eyewitness, Baah Isaac, narrated that one of the armed robbers under the pretext of finding his way around in the area went to the deceased and asked him to […]

  • Three shot in robbery attack in Kumasi

    Three shot in robbery attack in Kumasi

    Three persons have reportedly been shot in a suspected robbery incident at Alabar in Kumasi in the Ashanti region. One of the victims reportedly died at the scene while the two others have been rushed to Manhyia government hospital with gunshot wounds. The incident happened Friday, October 30, 2020. Meanwhile, Police personnel have been dispatched […]

  • Kroll Case: Domelevo erred, don’t pay $1m – Court rules in favour of Osafo-Marfo

    Kroll Case: Domelevo erred, don’t pay $1m – Court rules in favour of Osafo-Marfo

    Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo Marfo is no longer required to pay back $1million to the State after an Accra High Court ruled in favour setting aside the surcharge imposed on him and other officials at the Finance Ministry. The Auditor-General, Daniel Domelevo in December 2019 surcharged Mr Osafo-Marfo and others $1million for paying Kroll and […]

  • NDC running mate hits Oti region with campaign tour

    NDC running mate hits Oti region with campaign tour

    The Vice-Presidential Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang, will commence her campaign tour of the Oti Region today, 30th October 2020. She will begin the tour with a courtesy call on the Paramount Chief of Abotoase Traditional Area, Nana Okoforobour Barfour Kwame Asante ll (Vice President of the Oti Regional House […]

  • Religious Leaders from 19 Countries United in Prayer To Overcome COVID-19

    Religious Leaders from 19 Countries United in Prayer To Overcome COVID-19

    While the daily confirmed cases of COVID 19 are consistently increasing worldwide, the world religious leaders from seven major religions gathered at the online meeting for the World Interfaith Joint Prayer Conference on the 26th of October. Approximately 600 people from Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism, Sikhism, Confucianism, Christianism, and Islam in 19 countries across five continents […]

  • Liberia’s Weah ‘will not seek third term in office’

    Liberia’s Weah ‘will not seek third term in office’

    Liberian President George Weah will not seek a third term in office, his chief of staff has said. The West African country in preparing for a referendum on proposed changes to the constitution to reduce the number of years in a presidential term from six to five. The opposition says the constitutional change will allow […]

  • Review Free SHS policy now – CHASS

    Review Free SHS policy now – CHASS

    The Conference of Heads of Assisted Senior High Schools(CHASS) has called for an immediate review of the Free Senior High Schol policy. The conference holds the view that the policy which implementation started three years ago has resulted in the collapse of Parent Teachers Associations in schools across the country which is responsible for many […]