Monday , 16 December 2019
Home » 2019 » May (page 4)

Monthly Archives: May 2019

Energy Minister takes on PDS over ‘nonsense’ Odumase billing

The Energy Minister says residents of Krobo Odumase in the Eastern Region, were justified in protesting the outrageous electricity bills they had been receiving from the power distributors company. “I support the people of Krobo Odumase 100% for demanding their rights because I will not tolerate such nonsense,” John Peter Amewu stated Monday when he visited the family of the …

Read More »

Go to court & defend yourself if you are innocent – NPP to Ayariga

A New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) communications officer Ernest Yaw Kumi has asked the Member of Parliament for Bawku Central, Mahama Ayariga, to go to court and challenge the Special Prosecutor if he feels the allegations leveled against him are untrue. He has also ruled out claims of personal vendetta against the legislator by Martin Amidu. To him, it makes no …

Read More »

Remain faithful in the face of difficulties – Synod Clerk

Reverend Raphael Mac Attih, the Synod Clerk of the Global Evangelical Church (GEC), has appealed to Christians to exhibit high sense of faithfulness at their workplaces to boost productivity. “Living a faithful life in a highly corrupted working environment would come at a cost but it is worth it. Know that God planted you at that place for a purpose …

Read More »

94,000 die annually from non-communicable diseases – Report

The Ghana Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance (GhNCDA) has raised concerns about the alarming but preventable deaths of some 94,000 persons from Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) in Ghana each year. The alliance last Tuesday launched the Ghana Advocacy Agenda of People Living with NCDs, with an appeal to government and other stakeholders in the health delivery system to pay increased attention to persons …

Read More »

Let’s fight poverty and not each other – Bawumia calls for peace in Chereponi

The Vice President of the Republic, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has appealed to the people of Chereponi in the North East Region to give peace a chance and live in harmony with each other. Speaking at the Paga Central Mosque on Saturday 25th May, 2019, Vice President Bawumia deplored the latest outbreak of violence, saying such occurrences thwart efforts at comprehensive …

Read More »

Shatta who, Stone who? – Kweku Baako on VGMA brouhaha

The Managing Editor of the New Crusading Guide newspaper, Kweku Baako Jnr has reacted to the fracas that occurred at the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMA) 2019. Livingstone Etse Satekla popularly known in showbiz as Stonebwoy and Charles Nii Armah also known as Shatta Wale were arrested over a brawl that ensued at the just ended VGMA. If you may …

Read More »

You’re all ‘azaa’, sakawa journalists – A Plus descends on Sefa Kayi, Baako et al

Outspoken musician and NPP member Kwame Asare Obeng popularly known as A Plus has lashed out at revered and veteran journalists Kwame Sefa Kayi, Kweku Baako and Kwesi Pratt. A Plus criticized the host of Peace FM’s morning show, “Kokroko” for choosing party interest over that of the country’s alleging that the latter chided him for calling out the NPP …

Read More »

GEPA outlines strategies for increased market share

The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) says it has put key strategies in place to increase its market share on the export market. The move is expected to attract more forex into the country which would shore up the central bank’s reserves and also improve the country’s balance of payment. The strategy includes restructuring GEPA’s policies to make its operations …

Read More »

PDS explains power debt in Krobo land

The General Manager of the Power Distribution Services (PDS), Tema Region, Mr Joseph Forson, has denied claims that they have waived Gh¢111 million owed them by some consumers in Kroboland in the Eastern Region. Instead, he explained that the said amount was money realized after its reconciliation of estimated and actual bills which were served to the people between May …

Read More »

I’m on my knees – Bugri Naabu begs for peace in Chereponi

The former Northern Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Daniel Bugri Naabu has called on feuding factions in Saboba and Chereponi to bury the hatchet and rather focus on developing their area. Bugri Naabu, who said he left his sick bed to travel to the troubled community challenged both Konkombas and Chokosis to end the recurring conflict there. …

Read More »