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Mahama urges Africans to tear down neocolonialism relics

Former President John Dramani Mahama is urging all Africans to tear down the relics of Neocolonialism and work hard to shape the common future as the forebears envisaged. In a message to mark AU day, Mr. Mahama said, the journey towards true freedom has been long and a daunting task at some points, but the true spirit of Pan-Africanism has …

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Ghana, Sierra Leone agree to ratify agreement for cooperation

Ghana and Sierra Leone have agreed to ratify the agreement for co-operation between their two countries, so as to provide the legal framework for addressing their trade and investment concerns. Despite the good relations that exist between the two countries, there is no framework for co-operation to guide these relations, with this development hampering the deepening of bilateral ties and …

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Akufo-Addo confirms existence of Cabinet

President Akufo-Addo has formally drawn down the curtain on speculations over the existence or otherwise of a Cabinet under his administration. The President has confirmed he has indeed, constituted his Cabinet in conformity with Article 76 (1) of the 1992 constitution. Even though the President was boisterous in alluding to the existence of Cabinet, maybe, to shame critics, but he …

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Don’t judge Nana Addo in 5 months – Professor Martey

The immediate-past Moderator of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana (PCG), Most Rev. Prof. Emmanuel Martey, has chided those criticising the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government that it has failed in less than five months in office. He has therefore stated that it is “unwise” for anybody to assume that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has failed …

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Zanetor embarks on house to house tour in Klottey Korley

Klottey Korle MP, Zanetor Rawlings has embarked on a house to house tour in an attempt to familiarise herself with her constituents. Zanetor, in a facebook post on her wall revealed that the interaction was fruitful as ideas were shared and exchanged. On her facebook wall she wrote, “This week, I was on a house-to-house tour of my constituency to …

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Volta Rejects All 3 Female DCE Nominees

None of the three females nominated by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for District Chief Executive (DCE) positions in the Volta Region managed to gather enough votes to secure their positions. All three nominees – Ella Boateng for South Dayi, Millicent Kabuki Carboo for Biakoye and Josephine Boateng for Adaklu – were rejected outright by their respective assembly members. Not …

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Delta 8 Saga: Minority Are ‘Hypocrites’, Hush Up! – Gyampo

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) and its Minority in Parliament are being “politically hypocritical” with the Delta Force 8 saga, Political Science lecturer Prof Ransford Gyampo has said. According to him, the NDC and its Minority in Parliament have “no moral right” to talk about the Delta 8 saga because members of the party, including MPs, signed a petition that …

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Savelugu MCE nominee confirmed despite protest

The President’s Municipal Chief Executive nominee for the Savelugu/Nantong Municipal Assembly in the Northern Region, has been confirmed despite two demonstrations against her nomination. Fifty out of 64 assembly members voted yes for Hajia Ayishetu Seidu, whose nomination sparked hostilities in the Savelugu Township. The assembly members on Saturday downplayed the impact of the demonstrations and gave her the nod. …

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The Delta Force

The recent disruption of proceedings in a Kumasi High Court by some members of the Delta Force has been condemned by many Ghanaians and rightly so. The action taking place within the reign of an NPP Government is very embarrassing simply because the NPP and the President believe in the rule of law. For the NPP to disown the Force …

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Akufo-Addo releases list of 212 MMDCE nominees

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has named 212 persons to fill the Chief Executive position of the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDCEs) across the country. This comes months after the President appointed the Chief Executives for the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA), Tamale Metropolitan Assembly (TMA), Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) and Sekondi/Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly. The four Mayors of the …

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