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‘Ghana will be better of without Ken Agyapong in Parliament’ – Kofi Adams

Former National Organiser of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kofi Adams believes there will be some kind of sanity in Ghana’s Parliament if Assin Central MP Kennedy Agyapong leaves the lawmaking chamber. Kennedy Agyapong, a known financier of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) announced last week he will not run for the parliamentary primaries ahead of the 2020 …

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Ghana Armed Forces staff calls for probe into mysterious death of wife, Ruffina Selalinam

Staff Sergeant Eric Ganyo-Dekpey of the Ghana Armed Forces is asking six questions to unravel the circumstances which led to the death of his wife Ruffina Selalinam Ganyo-Dekpey Damalie. In an open letter to the President and Commissioner of Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Service, the bereaved husband said reports about the cause of his wife’s death were conflicting …

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Police schools students on kidnapping

The Accra Regional Police Command has commenced an educational programme for senior high school students on the activities of kidnappers. The students are being trained on tricks that kidnappers use in abducting their victims. It comes in the wake of an increased rate of kidnapping cases recorded in Ghana recently. At the Accra Wesley Girls High School near Kaneshie, the …

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Greening Northern Ghana project launched in Bolgatanga

An environmental project dubbed “Greening Northern Ghana (GNG) Project “, has been launched in Bolgatanga, in the Upper East Region, to complement government’s efforts at curbing desertification in the five regions in the northern part of the country. The regions are Northern, Upper East, Upper West, North East and the Savannah, noted to be facing environmental degradation and desertification largely …

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Government officials begged me to ‘destroy’ Anas – Ken Agyapong

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, has revealed that some big men within the party asked him to destroy renowned investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas. The controversial politician confessed that after mounting a spirited defense for the party, some members with the NPP have now decided to embarrass and destroy his reputation. Mr. …

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Violence not path for resolving conflict – Gov’t to feuding Chereponi factions

Government has told feuding factions in Chereponi that violence is not the path for resolving any challenges in the society. This follows renewed clashes between the Konkombas and Chokosis in the Chereponi District of the North East Region over the weekend. Mr Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah, the Information Minister, addressing journalists at a media encounter in Accra on Sunday, said security personnel …

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Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Assembly to embark on registration of PWDs

All Persons Living with Disabilities in the Lower Manya Krobo Municipal in the Eastern Region will soon be registered through the conduct of a special exercise to be undertaken by the Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Assembly, the Municipal Chief Executive for the area has disclosed. Honourable Simon Kweku Tetteh said the exercise which will capture a comprehensive list of all …

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Government is empowering women, girls, young people and the vulnerable – Cynthia Morrison

The Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister, Honorable Cynthia Maamle Morrison has revealed government of Ghana’s policies and programs aimed at empowering women, girls, the young and the vulnerable. She made this known, when she addressed the 63rd Session of the Commission on the Status of Women on March 12, 2019, at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. “Government …

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Ungrateful NPP starving NET 2, others-Kennedy Agyapong roars

New Patriotic Party (NPP) firebrand, Kennedy Agyapong has taken his party to the cleaners for being ungrateful to media houses under his Kencity Media empire despite the sacrifices made by these outlets to the fortunes of the party. He observed that lately, Oman Fm and NET 2 TV are not even invited to important functions citing instances he has been …

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Do not buy fake phones; they pose health problems – Ken Ashigbey

The Chamber of Telecommunications Ghana has cautioned mobile phone users to be wary of fake products. According to the chamber of telecommunications, fake phones poses a lot of health risks on the user and also compromises the quality of service. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO)?of the chamber, Ken Ashigbey, said at a programme to mark this year’s World Consumer Rights …

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