Nigerians fast over steep food prices – BBC

Several Nigerians in the northeastern state of Borno are refraining from food after their governor called for “divine intervention” over the country’s grave economic and security situations. On Friday, Governor Babagana Zulum urged residents to partake in a one-day statewide fast on Monday in response to the rising cost of food and the spate of […]

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Salaries of public sector workers increase by 23%

The Government of Ghana through the Controller and Accountant General has implemented a salary adjustment for public sector workers by 23 percent. The decision follows the conclusion of negotiations with relevant stakeholders on the base pay for 2024. Controller and Accountant General, Kwasi Kwaning-Bosompem, said the salary adjustment took effect from January 1, 2024, with […]

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Police declare NDC organizer wanted for ‘threatening war’ during 2024 elections

The Manhyia South Constituency Organizer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Alhaji Mustapha Alhasan, has been declared wanted over a viral video. The Ghana Police Service issued a wanted notice for him after a video surfaced on social media, in which he was captured issuing threats of violence in the 2024 elections if any attempt is made […]

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MPs Vehicle Landed in a Ditch After Swerving Pothole

A Toyota Landcruiser belonging to a National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament ended up in a ditch when the driver swerved a pothole. The vehicle purportedly belonging to the Tempane MP, Lydia Lamisi Akanvariba, is captured on a spreading video, with the two tyres on the driver’s side in a ditch along a busy […]

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Akufo-Addo will be remembered as one of the best presidents in the 4th republic – Alfred Thompson

A member of the communications team of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Alfred Thompson, has said that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will be remembered as the best or one of the best presidents in the 4th republic. His submission is on the recent ministerial reshuffle done by Akufo-Addo on February 14, 2024, where some ministers were sacked, with […]

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Martin Amidu takes on Bawumia, Mahama

The former Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu, has given his take on Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia’s vision for Ghana, which he presented at the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA), on Wednesday, February 7, 2024. In a 3-page editorial copied to GhanaWeb, Amidu said that after reading the vision statement of Dr Bawumia, the flagbearer of […]

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Elect presiding members without delay in order not to fail DPAT system – CLGA urges

The Centre for Local Governance Advocacy (CLGA) has called on the various assembly members sworn in on February 12, 2024, to eschew partisan politics that characterizes the election of Presiding Members (PMs) and rather build consensus during the election processes to complete the structures for business to commence in earnest. The group pointed out that […]

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See why two MPs rejected Ministerial Appointments from the President

Information from the Jubilee House on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s recent ministerial reshuffle indicates that two Members of Parliament (MPs) nominated to some critical ministries rejected the offer to be part of the government. Sources from the Jubilee House have confirmed that Dr Nana Ayew Afriye and Kwaku Agyeman Kwarteng, representing the Effiduase Asokore […]

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