MPs to take on ex-Black Stars ahead of Democracy Cup

Former Black Stars midfielder Emmanuel Agyemang-Badu has stated that his fellow former international players are ready to take on parliamentarians in the pre-Democracy Cup clash at the Accra Sports Stadium. The match between the former Black Stars players and the Parliamentarians will serve as a curtain-raiser to the main event of the day. Following this, […]

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AMBULANCE TRIAL: Judge directs lawyers and public to desist from making prejudicial comments

Justice Afia Serwah Asare-Botwe, the judge presiding over the case involving Ato Forson and Richard Jakpa, has issued a directive barring lawyers and the public from making prejudicial comments about the ongoing trial. During proceedings on July 11, Justice Asare-Botwe said that the court sessions are being streamed live, allowing anyone to log on and […]

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Duncan Williams cautions NPP, NDC, EC

Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams, the esteemed Founder and General Overseer of Action Chapel International, has charged the two major political parties, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP), along with all stakeholders in Ghana’s electioneering process, to ensure that the outcome of the 2024 elections reflects the will of Ghanaians. Delivering a sermon […]

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VRA to engage stakeholders over intended dam spillage

The Volta River Authority has announced its intention to engage with stakeholders regarding the potential controlled water spillage from the Akosombo Dam. Underscoring the need for stakeholder engagement, a communique dated July 5 and signed by the Deputy Chief Executive (Services) of the VRA, Ing. Ken Arthur, emphasized the VRA’s crucial role in maintaining the […]

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“Incorporate hourly-wage structure into 24-Hour economy” – Lecturer

Dr. Jamal Mohammed, a Senior Lecturer in Economics at Koforidua Technical University and Executive Director of the African Development Resources Research Institute (ADRRI), has suggested that the proposed 24-hour economy policy by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearer should incorporate an hourly-wage structure that will motivate the youth to work at night. Dr. Mohammed argues […]

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“Ex-gratia not exclusive to MPs”- Bagbin clarifies

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, has emphasized that ex-gratia payments are not exclusive to Members of Parliament (MPs). According to him, these payments, often misunderstood, extend to a broader range of public servants and political officeholders, including ministers of state, the judiciary, and heads of constitutional commissions. Speaker Bagbin clarified that ex-gratia […]

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‘A Country Called Ghana’, the latest movie by Ghanaian actor Kwadwo Nkansah, popularly known as LilWin, has won a nomination at the 2024 African Film Festival in New Zealand. The movie, directed by Frank Fiifi Gharbin and executively produced by Kwadwo Nkansah, is a Ghana-Nigeria collaboration that brings together some of the finest actors and […]

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Mahama blasts Akufo-Addo for scrapping Republic Day as holiday

The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Mahama says it is regrettable that President Akufo-Addo has scrapped commemorating 1st July Republic Day as a public holiday. He however called on Ghanaians to use the day as a dedication and commitment that the nation’s forebears demonstrated. “It is most regrettable that the current government […]

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AVENORSEC HOLDS 5TH ANNUAL INTER-HOUSE SPORTS FESTIVAL

Avenor Senior High School, a day school located in Avenorpeme in Akatsi South Municipality of Volta Region, held its fifth annual inter-house sports tournament. The four day event started on 18th June, 2024 and ended on 21st June, 2024. In her welcome address to officially open the event, the Assistant Headmistress of the school, Madam […]

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“Health Insurance for non-Ghanaian residents not yet implemented” – Okoe Boye

Dr Benard Okoe Boye, Minister of Health, says a plan to introduce mandatory health insurance for non-Ghanaian resident visitors is a proposal from the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) and “not a government policy”. A statement issued Monday, said the policy “has not been discussed or approved by Cabinet” and that the public should disregard […]

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