Tuesday , 26 January 2021
Home » News

News

Applicant has not shown exceptional circumstance for review application of interrogatories – EC

The Electoral Commission (EC) has opposed to a motion on notice for review in respect of a dismissed application for interrogatories. The Supreme Court unanimously dismissed the application for interrogatories saying interrogatories should be based on relevance. The Petitioner, Mr John Dramani Mahama in the December 7 Presidential Election Petition case has however filed a review of the dismissed application for interrogatories. Mr Mahama …

Read More »

New variant of coronavirus worsening the exogenous shocks in W/A – Akufo-Addo

Chairman of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has noted that the new variant of the coronavirus in West African is heightening and worsening the exogenous shocks affecting the region. He said this during the Virtual Summit 58th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government, On Saturday, 23rd January 2021. …

Read More »

‘Enough is Enough’ demonstration in Ho not sanctioned – Police

Sergeant Prince Dogbatse, Public Affairs Officer of the Volta Regional Police Command, says the Command has not sanctioned an intended demonstration against the President’s nominee, Dr Archibald Yao Letsa as the new Regional Minister. The demonstration termed, “Enough is Enough”, was aimed to express the disappointment by some “unknown group” calling itself “Volta NPP Grassroot for Justice” in the region …

Read More »

Adormeh-Odumase outdoors new chief

The Chiefs and elders of Adormeh-Odumasi in the Manya Krobo District have out-doored Nene Kpabitey Kwao Kpakpataku III as the chief for Adormeh-Odumasi. This follows a ruling after 10 years of chieftaincy dispute, which affirmed that Nene Kpakpataku was the right candidate to succeed Nene Atiamoah Nartey II, as the chief of the area and Djase of the Manya Krobo …

Read More »

Rawlings’ legacy would lead all to hunger and thirst for probity and accountability – Palmer-Buckle

Former President Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings made accomplishments and left a legacy that would make all and sundry, especially generations to come hunger and thirst for zeal to promote an act of probity and accountability. The Most Reverend Charles Gabriel Palmer-Buckle, the Catholic Metropolitan Archbishop of Cape Coast, made the remark at a Requiem Mass organised on Sunday at the Holy …

Read More »

Mahama’s stay of proceedings application baseless, dismiss it – Akufo-Addo to SC

President Akufo-Addo’s lawyers in the ongoing Election Petition hearing at the Supreme Court have asked the court to dismiss the stay of proceedings application filed by lawyers of the petitioner, Mr John Dramani Mahama asking the court to discontinue the hearing. Lawyers of Mr Akufo-Addo described the application as baseless, for which it should be dismissed. Mr Mahama asked the court to hold on …

Read More »

Vetting: No dirty deals with forces of darkness – Ablakwa fumes over bribe suspicions

Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has said that the NDC caucus in Parliament and especially members of the appointment committee will not serve as mere conveyor belts or jinxed accomplices. According to him, they will undertake their mandate as expected of them by the people of Ghana and will not be influenced by inducements. Ablakwa said the Ghanaian people didn’t …

Read More »

My disagreement with Rawlings was over Atta Mills’ style of governance – Omane Boamah

Former Communications Minister under the John Dramani Mahama administration, Dr. Omane Boamah has indicated that his disagreement with the former President of Ghana was over the style and direction of President Atta Mills’ governance. Ato Ahwoi in his book working with Rawlings indicated that the like of Dr. Omane Boamah and other young politicians who were described as ” babies with sharp …

Read More »

All set for Late Rawlings to go home

All is set for the final funeral rites of former President Jerry John Rawlings, who passed away on Thursday, November 12, 2020. The funeral will commence 24th January 2020 with the main funeral event taking place on Wednesday, January 27, at the Independence Square, Accra, from 9am to 11am. The former President died at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra. …

Read More »

Ga Traditional Women storm Despite Media over Mzbel’s fraud allegation

A number of women from the Ga traditional area stormed the offices of Despite Media Group on Saturday afternoon to register their displeasure at some allegations made by Musician Mzbel against them. Mzbel on the 16th of January, 2021 on UTV, accused the Ga Traditional court of fraud. According to the Ghanaian songstress, she claimed that the Chief Priest of the council has …

Read More »