WASSCE: President Akufo-Addo directs Education Minister to reconsider ban of 14 students

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has directed the Minister for Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, to engage the Ghana Education Service (GES) to reconsider its decision to ban some fourteen (14) dismissed final year senior high school students from taking the ongoing West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). A statement signed by the […]

President Akufo-Addo cuts sod for Nsukwao basin drainage project; visits 1D1F facility in Akropong

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has cut the sod for the commencement of construction of the Nsukwao Basin Drainage Project, in Koforidua, in the Eastern Region, under the Ghana Secondary Cities Support Programme (GSCSP). It will be recalled that the Ghana Secondary Cities Support Programme was launched on 7th May 2019, […]

President Akufo-Addo commissions University of Environment and Sustainable Development

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned the University of Environment and Sustainable Development, in Somanya, in the Eastern Region, and cut the sod for the commencement of construction of Phase Two of the University. At the ceremony, on Wednesday, 5th August 2020, at Somanya, President Akufo-Addo stated that the University […]

President Akufo-Addo orders public agencies to purchase locally produced garments, textiles and vehicles

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has directed all public agencies to source garments, textiles and vehicles from domestic producers in the country. Speaking at the unveiling of the first Volkswagen assembled vehicles on Monday, 3rd August 2020, President Akufo-Addo explained that when COVID-19 reared its head in Ghana, one of the […]

I won’t take governance lectures from Mahama, NDC– President Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said that he can never listen to suggestions made by the opposition National Democratic Congress on issues regarding good governance. The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has on several occasions given the President their counsel on issues with regards to the governance of the country. They have in particular questioned why the government keeps borrowing […]

Yagbonwura confers “King Of Promise Keepers” title on President Akufo-Addo

The Paramount Chief of Gonja, the Yagbonwura, Tuntumba Boresa Sulemana Jakpa, has conferred the title ‘Gariba Yenawura Wura’, to wit “King of Promise Keepers”, on the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo “. This, according to the Yagbonwura, is in recognition of “your good works done Savannah Region”, adding that “the people of […]

President Akufo-Addo lauds Awuku, Kodua for transformational leadership at YEA

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has eulogized the Board Chairman and the Chief Executive Officer of the Youth Employment Agency (YEA) Messrs Sammi Awuku and Justin Kodua Frimpong for their transformational leadership at the Agency. The president is particularly happy with new course the two leaders have charted for the Agency in terms of relevance, […]

President Akufo-Addo commissions Nalerigu water supply project

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has commissioned the Nalerigu Water Supply Project, constructed under the Sustainable Rural Water and Sanitation Project. Speaking at the commissioning ceremony on Tuesday, 28th July 2020, President Akufo-Addo noted that the Sustainable Rural Water and Sanitation Project has been implemented in eleven (11) out of the […]