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5 NPP supporters arrested with AK-47 rifle

The Police in the Northern region have arrested five persons suspected to be supporters of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for allegedly seizing a revenue collection point on the Savelugu-Kpalung road. Seizure of public properties including toll booths became rampant immediately after the change of government. President Akufo-Addo condemned the act in his State of […]

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AIRFORCE RECRUITS IN STEEPLECHASE AHEAD OF GRADUATION

A total of 237 recruits of the Ghana Air Force participated in the 2017 Steeple Chase competition at the Air Force Training Grounds in Takoradi. The exercise is an annual competition meant to test the endurance and team spirit of recruits. It also presents the opportunity for individual recruits and squadrons to exhibit their readiness […]

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Pupils in danger as they study in death-trap buildings

    TEACHERS and pupils of Patasi, Sesease and Kokoben (PSK) Primary School in the Ashanti Region are living in fear as their classrooms have become death-traps. The development, Today gathered, has been compounded by the invasion of dangerous reptiles like snakes, scorpions which visit during when classes are in session. The situation, this paper learnt, has put both pupils and […]

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Bribery scandal: I’d no need, motive to bribe ‘vetting’ C’ttee – Agyarko

The Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko, has  strenuously denied ever bribing members of the Appointments Committee of Parliament to lure them into confirming his nomination, stating that he had “no need or motive” to bribe the committee. The Member of Parliament for Bawku Central and a Member of the Appointments Committee, Mahama Ayariga accused Energy minister, […]

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I was shocked by best friend Ayariga’s claims – Muntaka

The Minority Chief Whip, Alhaji Mohammed Mubarak Muntaka, has said he was shocked by the allegations that he and the chairman of the Appointments Committee of Parliament acted as conduits for Energy Minister Boakye Agyarko to bribe members of the committee. Denying the bribery accusation by fellow member of the committee, MP for Bawku Central, […]

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Bribery Committee stops Okudzeto from giving further oral evidence

Hon. Joe Ghartey is Chairman for the Committee   Parliament’s 5-member ad-hoc committee investigating the alleged bribery scandal involving members of the Appointments Committee, today [Monday], stopped MP for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, from giving additional oral evidence as a witness. The Committee at its hearing today, gave opportunity to three witnesses namely Boakye […]

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The fall of Kwame Nkrumah

The portrait of Kwame Nkrumah   On February 24, 1966, the first President of Ghana, Osagyefo Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, was removed from office through a joint military and police coup. The overthrow of the Convention People’s Party (CPP) government 51years ago is regrettable, to say the least. In 1956, the CPP won the Legislative Election […]

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On SONA: Akufo-Addo must inspire hope — Dr. Jonah

  Nana Akufo-Addo is Ghana’s President   A Senior Lecturer at the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana, Legon, Dr. Kwesi Jonah, has advised President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to inspire confidence and hope in his maiden State of the Nation Address scheduled for today. According to the IDEG fellow, Ghanaians will expect […]

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We’ll bounce back — Kobina Ammisah

  Coach of Elmina Sharks, Kobina Amissah, has assured fans that the club will bounce back against Great Olympics. The assurance from the Elmina Sharks coach follows their Sunday’s home defeat to Aduana Stars at the Nduom Sports Complex in Elmina in the Central Region. A controversial goal by Aduana Stars captain, Godfred Saka, consigned […]