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  • May 22, 2019

    EC can’t...

    The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Jean Mensa has discounted claims that her outfit is capable of rigging an election. “It is not possible to rig the elections, even if my father is running for President,” she said. Jean Mensa’s comments come days after former President and National Democratic...

  • May 22, 2019

    Mahama’s recent...

    The Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has accused former President John Mahama of massaging the truth and hiding behind politics to cause more harm in the country. John Dramani Mahama recently expressed concerns over what he describes as the Akufo- Addo administration’s penchant for blaming the previous government for...

  • May 22, 2019

    South Sudanese...

    Anna Nimiriano Nunu Siya, Editor-in-Chief of Juba Monitor, a South Sudan based newspaper has been ranked 8th on 50 World’s Greatest Leaders for 2019. The South Sudanese Journalist with more than fifteen years of experience in print and broadcast journalism was rated by Fortune Magazine, an American multinational business magazine headquartered...

  • May 22, 2019

    Newspaper headlines:...

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  • May 22, 2019

    Tillerson quietly...

    Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson quietly met with the top Democrat and Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee Tuesday for an interview that focused primarily on his time in the Trump administration, a congressional aide with direct knowledge of the discussion confirmed to CNN. Tillerson traveled to Capitol Hill where...

  • May 22, 2019

    Dredge Masters...

    President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday visited Dredge Masters in Accra to ascertain the progress of a project to dredge the Odaw River. The dredging of the river is expected to give way for the free flow of stormwater to avoid flooding during heavy rains. Hydrological Engineer of Dredge Masters Ltd, Ing.Wise...

  • May 21, 2019

    Nana Addo...

    Former President, John Mahama has accused President Nana Akufo-Addo of falsifying facts and figures on road contracts awarded by his government before he left office. According to the NDC flagbearer, Akufo-Addo abrogated all such contracts and re-awarded them at exorbitant prices; hence he cannot fathom why the President will attack...

  • May 21, 2019

    Newly elected...

    The newly elected executives of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) of the North East Region have paid a courtesy call on the Overlord of the Mamprugu Traditional Area. This was to show their appreciation to the Nayiri for honouring the party’s invitation to be at the special delegates conference which...

  • May 21, 2019

    Limited voters...

    The Electoral Commission (EC) has announced that it will compromise and conduct the limited voter registration exercise in selected difficult areas in addition to its district offices. The exercise, which is to take place between Friday, June 7 and Thursday, June 27 2019, was initially planned to happen only at...

  • May 21, 2019

    Media freedom...

    Former President, John Dramani Mahama believes freedom of the media is under threat under the Akufo-Addo administration because the government has failed to protect the rights and lives of journalists in the country. He said the governing party’s poor handling of the recent incidents including violent attacks and assault on journalists,...

  • May 21, 2019

    ‘Ghanaians feel...

    Former President John Mahama has given his assessment of the country’s security situation, describing it as poor. “My assessment will be based on how Ghanaians feel and in my conversations with ordinary Ghanaians, they feel more insecure today than they did in the past. “There seems to be a spate...

  • May 21, 2019

    We welcome...

    The government has welcomed the latest report by the Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU) which predicts a win for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration in election 2020… The government has welcomed the latest report by the Economic Intelligence Unit (EIU) which predicts a win for the New Patriotic Party (NPP)...

  • May 21, 2019

    US scales...

    Temporary trade action allows global tech giant to continue servicing existing customers. The US Department of Commerce on Monday created a temporary general licence allowing Huawei Technologies – the world’s largest maker of telecommunications equipment, and a company blacklisted by the US since Friday – to restore its ability to maintain existing networks and...

  • May 21, 2019

    Newspaper headlines:...

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  • May 21, 2019

    Help find...

    The government has charged the Centre for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and other research institutions in the country to help find cost effective ways of reclaiming land and water bodies degraded through illegal mining (galamsey). At the  CSIR’s 60th anniversary awards ceremony in Accra on Friday,  the Senior Minister,  Mr Yaw Osafo- Maafo...

  • May 20, 2019

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  • May 19, 2019

    Chereponi -President...

    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called on the chiefs and people of Chereponi to bring to an end the conflict and violence that have plagued the town. “The Ghana that we are trying to build does not have space for conflict and violence. The seizure of lands by Konkombas...

  • May 18, 2019

    Agalga responds...

    Former Deputy Minister of Interior, James Agalga, has said it is dishonest for government to suggest that a permit to import a large cache of arms was granted by the previous administration. The Builsa North legislator and Ranking Member of Parliament’s Defence and Interior Committee insists a letter released by...

  • May 17, 2019

    EIU report:...

    The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said the conclusion by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) in its latest report on Ghana is untenable. The EIU report released on May 13 predicts that the New Patriotic Party (NPP) will secure victory in the 2020 election. “Having done an objective and dispassionate...

  • May 17, 2019

    Ghana makes...

    After months of anticipation, Ghana has made its debut at the art world’s most important international event, bringing an all-star roster of inter-generational artists to its first pavilion at the Venice Biennale… After months of anticipation, Ghana has made its debut at the art world’s most important international event, bringing...

  • May 17, 2019

    Mac-Manu wants...

    The 2016 campaign manager of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Peter Mac Manu wants the time of closing polls in the country to be changed from 5pm to 2pm. According to him, such a change will allow for more time to count and collate votes. The one-time chair of the...

  • May 17, 2019

    Newspaper headlines:...

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  • May 16, 2019

    Give us...

    The opposition National Democratic Congress has dismissed predictions by the Economist Intelligence Unit ( EIU) that they will lose to the ruling New Patriotic Party in the 2020 elections. The Report released on May 13 said President Akufo-Addo will beat the NDC candidate former President John Mahama in next year’s...

  • May 16, 2019

    Ghanaians angry...

    Independent presidential candidate, Jacob Osei Yeboah, has said 27 years of multiparty democracy in Ghana through the alternate changing of governments by the NDC and NPP have not helped the county to achieve economic growth. “As a matter of fact, the situation today is much worse than 1979. Comparatively, corruption...

  • May 16, 2019

    EIU predicts...

    The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has predicted re-election victory for the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) in 2020. EIU said in a report on Ghana released recently that “Nana Akufo-Addo, the president, and his NPP will see the country’s economic situation generally improve during the remainder of their terms of office. In...

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