Free SHS will create many Busias from poor families – Bawumia

The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has noted that adherents of the Danquah-Busia-Dombo tradition have shown greater care towards the needs of the vulnerable and underprivileged, much more than the avowed socialists, in apparent reference to the opposition National Democratic Congress. This tradition, which began governance under the Progress Party government of Prof. Kofi Abrefa […]

Breaking: Nadowli/Kaleo NPP suspends 2016 Parliamentary candidate indefinitely

The Nadowli/Kaleo Constituency of the New Patriotic Party has indefinitely suspended the party’s 2016 parliamentary candidate Elvis Banoemuleng Botah for various offenses. The suspension follows recommendations from the constituency disciplinary committee which investigated various allegations against Mr. Botah. The suspension letter issued today under the hand of the the constituency Chairman, Mr. Martin Andonye and […]

First Port Duty Rule: GPHA raises alarm, calls for broader consultation

The Ghana Ports and Harbour Authority is raising red flags over poor stakeholder consultations ahead of government decision to roll out a new cargo transit policy called first port duty rule. According to the GPHA, there are “serious implications” associated with the first port duty rule policy, hence government must address all bottlenecks associated with […]

Burkina Faso and Ivory Coast contributing to Ghana’s galamsey menace – Gov’t

Contrary to popular belief that Ghana’s illegal mining debacle is being predominantly perpetrated by Chinese nationals, it has emerged that Citizens of neighbouring Burkina Faso and Ivory Coast are also deeply involved in the practice known in local parlance as galamsey. Secretary of the inter-ministerial committee on illegal mining, Charles Bissue has revealed that some […]

Vigilantism is job creation-Ade Coker

Newly retained Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Joseph Ade Coker has described vigilantism as a form of job creation or employment for the increasing numbers of unemployed youth in the country According to him, the creation of the vigilante groups by the various political parties as internal party measures […]

Just In: Nana B resigns as Deputy Executive Director of National Service Scheme

Deputy Executive Director of the National Service Scheme in charge of operations, Henry Nana Boakye has resigned his position. His resignation letter date 7th September 2018 and addressed to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and intercepted by cites his recent election as the National Youth Organiser of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) as […]