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I’m doing better under Akufo-Addo than I was under my brother – Ibrahim Mahama

Ironically or rather unexpectedly, business Mogul and brother of former President John Mahama has said he is doing much better in his business than he was when his brother, John Dramani Mahama was President. Mr. Mahama who insists his journey to wealth began long before his brother ‘dreamt’ of pursuing politics says the success of his business even under another …

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Don’t be intimidated for being professional – Domelevo

Mr Daniel Yaw Domelevo, the Auditor-General, has urged internal auditors to be professional and courageous in the discharge of their duties despite the poor working conditions and intimidations from some senior management members of their organisations. He noted that internal auditors often faced intimidations and sometimes maligned for being professional and, thus, charged them not to give up. “I tell …

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Ghana stands ready to beat malaria – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the effective execution of the National Strategic Plan for Malaria Control, as well as the introduction of other innovative strategies, means that “Ghana stands ready to beat malaria.” Speaking at the Malaria Summit London 2018, on Wednesday, 18th April, 2018, on the sidelines of the ongoing Commonwealth Heads of Government …

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Prof Mike Ocquaye is being petty, I don’t care if he talks to me or not – Crabbe

“I don’t hang out with him, he is not my friend….if he doesn’t want to be my friend I care very little about that, but I care if he does not want to work with me because that is why we were all put there,” this is how the suspended second Vice Chairman Sammy Crabbe describes his relationship with the …

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Poor road network impedes monitoring of Galamsey operations – DCE

Mr Edward Laabir, the District Chief Executive for Wa West in Upper West Region has said that poor road network within the District obstructs monitoring of galamsey operations, thereby, not helping to sustain the fight. Following the ban on Galamsey by the District Security Committee (DISEC), he said, several attempts have been made to monitor galamsey sites in the District …

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Minister expresses worry about ‘bigwigs’ behind galamsey menace

The Upper West Regional (UWR) Minister, Mr Amidu Chinnia Issahaku, has expressed worry about the involvement of top politicians, chiefs and business “gurus” in illegal mining activities, which has soared its devastating effects on Ghana’s environment. “The involvement of chiefs, the rich, some well-placed political cohorts and some foreigners in the “galamsey” business has scaled up the level of destruction …

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NPP Invisible Forces take over UNDP flats at Cantonments

Some National Security Operatives and alleged Invisible Forces of the NPP are believed to have forcibly taken over the UNDP flats at Cantonments after abusing and assaulting the contractor of the redevelopment project. The contractor of the project is alleged to have been physically assaulted by the two groups bringing the redevelopment project to a total halt. When the Contractor …

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Police pick leads to arrest killers of ‘murdered’ newscaster

The Ashanti Regional Police Command says it has picked up intelligence that will hopefully lead to the arrest of those who killed a newscaster of Dess FM in Bekwai. The 30-year-old woman, Ama Adjeiwaa Kodie, is believed to have been stabbed to death in her room at Bekwai last Sunday. According to the Public Relations Officer of the Ashanti Regional …

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One injured, 10 arrested as Vandals clash with KANTAGA

A violent clash between students from the Commonwealth Hall (Vandals) of the University of Ghana and their counterparts from the University Hall (KATANGA) of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology has left one person critical condition. At least 10 persons have been arrested in connection with the Monday evening riots on legon Campus, according to reports. The KATANGA …

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Akufo-Addo meets UK Labour Party leader

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Monday, 16th April, 2018, met with the leader of the UK’s Labour Party and leader of the Opposition, Rt. Hon Jeremy Corbyn, MP, on the sidelines of the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, currently ongoing in the United Kingdom. In the meeting, President Akufo-Addo noted that Ghana and the …

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