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I want to be the mediator between the Ken-Bawumia camp – Afenyo Markin

Majority Leader Alex Afenyo Markin has revealed that he plays a crucial role as a mediator between the factions led by Kennedy Agyapong and Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia within the New Patriotic Party (NPP).He disclosed...

Akufo-Addo to deliver SONA 2024 today

Article 67 of the 1992 Constitution mandates the President to address Parliament on the State of the Nation, stipulating, “The President shall, at the beginning of each session of Parliament and before a dissolution...

Unemployment in Ghana must be addressed with practical solutions – Lecturer to govt

A Senior Lecturer in the Department of Economics at the University of Ghana, Dr. Priscilla Twumasi Baffour, has advocated for a solution-oriented approach to tackle the country's unemployment challenges.Emphasizing the importance of addressing...

Autopsy report reveals Cerebrospinal Meningitis as cause of Aburi Girls student’s death

An autopsy conducted on Stacy Okyere, the deceased first-year student of Aburi Girls Senior High School, has determined that she succumbed to Cerebrospinal Meningitis—an acute inflammation of the membranes covering the brain and spinal...

John Abdulai Jinapor eyes Damango seat, despite brother’s influence

John Abdulai Jinapor, the Member of Parliament (MP) representing the Yapei-Kusawgu constituency, has expressed his intentions to contest the Damango seat currently held by his brother, Samuel Abu Jinapor, in Parliament.Acknowledging the challenge posed...

Kwesi Pratt in shock, questions Joyce Aryee’s affiliation with NPP

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) recently unveiled the members of the campaign team for their flagbearer, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia.Among the 40-member team was Reverend Dr. Joyce Aryee, who was appointed to the Campaign...

Akufo-Addo is not a receptive leader – Former NPP General Secretary

A former General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Ohene Ntow, has alleged that President Akufo-Addo exhibits a lack of responsiveness to both public concerns and the grievances raised by members within his...

I will make Tema a free port enclave when I become president – Alan Kyerematen

The leader of the Movement for Change, Alan Kyerematen, has pledged to transform Tema into a free port enclave in Ghana should he emerge victorious in the December 7, 2024 elections.Kyerematen believes that establishing...

Public hearing on Gold Coast Fund collapse postponed to Feb 28

The impromptu committee assigned to investigate the issues related to the trapped funds of customers impacted by the collapse of Gold Coast Fund Management Limited has rescheduled its public hearing to Wednesday, February 28,...

UG goes after AI users in revised plagiarism policy

Users of Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the University of Ghana (UG) now find themselves wanting as management has revised its academic integrity framework, particularly in its approach to plagiarism.In a notice issued today (February...

How can ‘useless’ Ofori-Atta be an envoy? – Bawumia’s Economic advisor questions Akufo-Addo

Economic Advisor on Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia's Manifesto Committee, Kwame Pianim, has criticized President Akufo-Addo's appointment of former Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta as a Senior Presidential Adviser and Special Envoy for International Trade.Mr Pianim,...

Unemployment to skyrocket as two-thirds of Ghanaians risk losing their jobs daily – GSS

The Ghana Statistical Service's (GSS) government statistician, Professor Samuel Kobina Annim, has raised alarms over the country's employment landscape, stating that a substantial portion of the workforce, specifically two-thirds, is engaged in vulnerable employment.Speaking...

My very good friend Akufo-Addo is beyond disappointment – Franklin Cudjoe

The Founder and President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe, has expressed his indifference towards President Akufo-Addo’s governance, stating that he has become immune to the disappointments from his friend, the president.In an interview on...

Gloria Akuffo, the top Akufo-Addo appointee reportedly sacked for opposing Agyapa ‘loot’

It is rumored that Gloria Akuffo lost her position as Minister for Justice and Attorney General due to her criticism of the Agyapa Royalties deal, which was being championed by President Akufo-Addo.In 2019,...

American airman dies after setting himself ablaze outside Israeli embassy in Washington

A member of the US Air Force passed away after setting himself ablaze in front of the Israeli embassy in Washington DC. According to the police, the man is identified as Aaron Bushnell and...

I wish I did more for Atta Mills when he was alive – Ablakwa

The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has expressed regret over not doing more for his political mentor, the late President John Evans Atta Mills, while he was alive."I wish I...

There is no economy for Ofori-Atta to advise on – Pianim tells Akufo-Addo

Renowned Ghanaian economist Kwame Pianim has criticized President Akufo-Addo's appointment of former Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta as a Senior Presidential Adviser and Special Envoy for International Trade.Mr Pianim described the appointment as unfortunate,...

There is not even enough electricity for one shift – Kwame Pianim pokes holes in Mahama’s 24-hour economy policy

Renowned Ghanaian economist Kwame Pianim has raised concerns about the feasibility of former President John Mahama's proposed 24-hour economy policy, questioning where the necessary electricity would come from.Mr Pianim, a leading member of...

Ashanti Region: Two siblings found dead in Dwahel river at Ahodwo

A family in Ahodwo, near Sepaase, in the Ashanti Region, is grappling with an unimaginable tragedy, mourning the simultaneous loss of two young members who drowned on the same day, as reported by dailyguidenetwork.com.Shilla...

You must ensure a peaceful 2024 election – Constitutional lawyer to Akufo-Addo

Constitutional lawyer Paul Kumi, who appeared on the Class FM Morning show on February 26, 2024, emphasized that President Akufo-Addo's most valuable legacy would be ensuring a peaceful election on December 7th. This sentiment...

Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu shouldn’t have been replaced as Majority Leader – Pianim

Renowned Ghanaian economist Kwame Pianim has expressed his disapproval of the removal of Suame MP, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu from his role as Majority Leader in Parliament.Pianim, a leading member of the NPP, believes that...

I don’t want to hear anything about Akufo-Addo; I have given up on him – Franklin Cudjoe

The Founder and President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe, has expressed his indifference towards President Akufo-Addo's governance, stating that he has become immune to the disappointments from his friend, the president. In an interview...

Stop giving church positions to just the rich – Woman ‘attacks’ Pentecost and Apostolic Church

A Ghanaian woman has come forward to criticize certain churches in Ghana, particularly targeting the practices within Pentecostal and Apostolic churches.She raised concerns about the trend of favoring wealthy members for church positions...

‘Prayerful’ Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah spotted at prayer conference

Minister of Works and Housing designate, Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah was seen participating in a video at the NSPPD Ghana Prayer Conference in Accra, a well-attended gathering of Christians.The event, organized by Nigerian pastor Jerry Eze...

Video: Oppong-Nkrumah spotted at NSPPD conference

Minister of Works and Housing designate, Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah was seen participating in a video at the NSPPD Ghana Prayer Conference in Accra, a well-attended gathering of Christians.The event, organized by Nigerian pastor...

No Alan, no vote – Makola market women promise to pray for Alan’s victory

On Friday, February 23, 2024, the Greater Accra Region witnessed a surge of enthusiastic support as scores of market women rallied behind Mr. Alan Kyerematen, the founder and leader of the Movement for Change,...

Somanya: Pastor’s car bursts into flames while returning from a wedding ceremony

The head pastor of Glorious Pleroma Ministry and three other individuals had a miraculous escape from death when their Opel Astra caught fire.The incident occurred as they were returning from a wedding ceremony...

Wasn’t e-levy introduced to help govt generate revenue, what went wrong? – Student quizzes Bawumia

A student at the University of Media, Arts and Communication (UNIMAC) has challenged Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia's commitment to eliminating the Electronic Transfer Levy (E-Levy) once he assumes the presidency of Ghana.In an...

MoMo vendor commits suicide over Ghc16,000 debt to boss

A 23-year-old mobile money vendor identified as Kwabena Gideon, hailing from Awutu Bereku in the Central region, has reportedly taken his own life due to a mounting debt of 16,000 Ghana cedis.According to Yaw...

Apologise to Ghanaians for your poor governance before bowing out – Bernard Mornah tells Akufo-Addo

Former National Chairman for the People’s National Convention (PNC), Bernard Mornah, has called for President Nana Akufo-Addo to acknowledge his shortcomings and offer an apology to Ghanaians during his last State of the Nation...

Tap n’ Go: Govt is taking credit for an initiative championed by the private sector – Bright Simons

Bright Simons, a Vice President of IMANI Africa, has criticized Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia over the Tap and Go Transport Service (Tap n’ Go) system, which the vice president recently launched.According to Simons,...

GAWU foresees continued food price hike until harvest season

General Secretary of the Ghana Agriculture Workers Union (GAWU), Edward Karewah, has cautioned that the recent surge in food prices across the country is likely to persist until the arrival of the harvest season...

NPP Parliamentary reshuffle: Habib Iddrisu is 1st Deputy Majority Chief Whip

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Tolon Constituency, Alhaji Habib Iddrisu, has been elevated to the position of 1st Deputy Majority Chief Whip.Alhaji Habib Iddrisu, who is serving the last year of his first...

I can’t be Bawumia’s vice because “I will speak my mind” – Ken Agyapong

The Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, has categorically expressed his disinterest in teaming up with the flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, for the upcoming December...

Caretaker ministers appointed by Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has delegated extra responsibilities to certain Ministers to address vacancies in various Ministries lacking substantive ministers.During the president's recent major reshuffle on February 14, some ministers were completely removed from the government,...

VIDEO: Govt must cancel Agyapa royalties deal now – Bright Simons

The Agyapa Royalties deal, which the Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo government seeks to implement, has once again become a contentious issue. Reports have surfaced indicating that the government has spent over $12 million on...

I have not been approached by NPP to be on Bawumia’s Manifesto campaign team – Abena Amoah

The list of the manifesto committee for Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer for the 2024 presidential elections, has seen some individuals decline the offer to serve or indicate that they...

Charles Osei Asibey refuses to serve on Bawumia campaign manifesto team

Charles Osei Asibey, President of the Africa Armwrestling Federation, has declined an invitation from Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia to serve on his 2024 Campaign Manifesto Sub-committee on Youth and Sports.Dr. Bawumia had named Asibey as...

The moment Randy Abbey pulled the breaks on Sammy Gyamfi

NDC National Communicator, Sammy Gyamfi, sparked a heated debate when he questioned Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia's remarks regarding the construction of stadia across the country.Mr Gyamfi expressed skepticism over the timing of...

I don’t have access to my GWR account – Afua Asantewaa explains why she didn’t announce her disqualification

Afua Asantewaa has broken her silence regarding her disqualification from the Guinness World Records (GWR), stating that she was unaware of the decision.She explained that she no longer has access to the account...

My promises are not mere; I will surely fulfill them – Mahama

The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama, has reiterated his steadfast commitment to fulfilling all commitments made to the Ghanaian public if entrusted with the mandate in the upcoming 2024...

Parliament’s Standing Orders must be revised occasionally – Afenyo-Markin

Majority Leader Alexander Afenyo-Markin has advocated for the regular review of Parliament's standing orders to bolster its oversight functions.The recently implemented standing orders, effective from January 2, 2024, aim to streamline Parliament's operational efficiency.During...

Akufo-Addo, Bawumia have allowed corruption reach its peak – Martin Amidu

Former Special Prosecutor Martin Amidu has criticized President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia for the current state of the country.In an editorial published on GhanaWeb, Amidu, a former Attorney...

GETFund vows to sue contractor over alleged closure of school

The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) is embroiled in a contentious legal standoff with contractor Kontoh Sadea and Sons, as the contractor reportedly locks up the Akyem Asene Roman Catholic Basic School in the...

Dispute over unpaid fees prompts closure of Akyem Asene Roman Catholic Basic School

The Ghana Education Trust Fund (GETFund) is embroiled in a contentious legal standoff with contractor Kontoh Sadea and Sons, as the contractor reportedly locks up the Akyem Asene Roman Catholic Basic School in the...

174 people died from road accidents in January 2024 – NRSA reports

Data released by the National Road Safety Authority (NRSA) reveals that in January 2024, a total of 174 individuals tragically lost their lives.During the same period, there were 1,142 reported road traffic accidents, involving...

Parliament implements security measures ahead of President’s State of the Nation Address

As anticipation builds for President Akufo-Addo's forthcoming State of the Nation Address, the Parliament of Ghana has implemented stringent security measures to ensure the smooth conduct of proceedings during the highly anticipated event.In adherence...

Don’t come and apologise to me – Ken Agyapong tells ‘disloyal’ NPP members

Former presidential candidate aspirant and Assin Central Member of Parliament, Kennedy Agyapong, has indicated that he will not accept any apologies for the disrespect he faced from some New Patriotic Party (NPP) members during...

All African Games: Govt to spend $48 million for a 18-day event – Ablakwa

Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has released documents alleging that the government is overspending its operational expenses budget by approximately 500% of the amount approved by Parliament for preparations for...

NPP sacrificed Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu because their interest wasn’t his priority – Franklin Cudjoe

The President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe, has expressed concern about Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu's resignation as Majority Leader, alleging that the Suame legislator was sacrificed for expediency by the New Patriotic Party (NPP).In an interview...

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