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Current state of Ghana offers no hope – Alban Bagbin

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has called for urgent and collaborative efforts in fulfilling the responsibilities assigned to members of the House.In his opening address following Parliament's return from break on Tuesday, June...

NACOC nabs 6.4 m dollars worth of cocaine at KIA, arrests two British nationals

Narcotics Control Commission (NACOC) of Ghana, in partnership with the UK National Crime Agency, intercepted a significant cocaine shipment at Kotoka International Airport (KIA) on Monday, June 10, 2024.The operation resulted in the...

High-profile investigation launched into disappearance of two women and death of suspect in Nigeria

Nigeria's top police official, Inspector-General Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun, has mandated a comprehensive investigation into the troubling disappearance of two women, Afiba Tandoh from Ghana and her Nigerian companion, last seen in April 2024.The...

Court to decide on accepting leaked tape involving AG, Richard Jakpa on June 16

The High Court, presided over by Justice Afia Serwah Asare Botwe, has scheduled Thursday, June 13, to rule on an application submitted by the lawyers of Minority Leader Dr. Cassiel Ato Forson.The application aims...

BREAKING: CEO of Labianca Company Ltd. is dead

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Labianca Company Limited, Eunice Buah Asomah Hinneh, has reportedly passed away.Sources indicate that the CEO of the prominent frozen foods distribution company, who was also a member...

Poor young man battles for his life after father and son beat and broke his legs

Michael Abeku Afenyi, aged 28, is currently fighting for his life after being beaten by a father and son in Low Cost, Winneba, located in the Central Region.Eyewitnesses reported that Michael was quickly transported...

Ken Agyapong joins Bawumia as he tours Ashanti Region

Assin Central Member of Parliament, Kennedy Agyapong, has joined the New Patriotic Party's flagbearer, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia's campaign team in the Ashanti Region, ahead of the country's upcoming polls.Earlier, Alex Tetteh, a prominent figure...

Pay us more, 10% on monies from stool lands not enough – Ashanti Regional Chiefs to gov’t

The Ashanti Regional House of Chiefs has issued a compelling appeal to the government to reconsider the current revenue distribution from stool lands.Traditional leaders argue that the current allocation of 10 percent to traditional...

Ken Agyapong to join Bawumia’s campaign team ahead of 2024 elections

Assin Central Member of Parliament, Kennedy Agyapong, is set to join the New Patriotic Party's flagbearer, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia's campaign team, ahead of the country's upcoming polls.This information was provided by Alex Tetteh, a...

SML paid some journalists to do PR for them – Bridget Otoo reveals

Media personality Bridget Otoo has accused the management of Strategic Mobilisation Limited (SML) of paying money to some journalists to do damage control on its reputation over the KPMG report on its deal with...

No politician is above the law – Akufo-Addo warns ahead of 2024 election

President Akufo-Addo has pledged to ensure that any political party or presidential candidate found in breach of the law ahead of the December elections faces the appropriate consequences.Addressing attendees at the commissioning of The...

Galamsey cases are thrown out over difficulty in finding Chinese interpreters – Forestry Commission

Deputy Greater Accra Regional Manager of the Forestry Commission, George Agbenowoshi, has highlighted a concerning issue regarding the prosecution of Chinese nationals involved in illegal mining activities, known as galamsey.According to Mr Agbenowoshi, these...

“My boss says I should shoot you” – What armed robber told former second lady Amissah-Arthur

Former Second Lady Matilda Amissah-Arthur, widow of the late former Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, has given a chilling account of a robbery that almost ended her life.On Tuesday, December 5, 2023, an...

“He said ‘you wasted my time, so I will kill you'” – Matilda Amissah-Arthur recounts terrifying robbery

Former Second Lady Matilda Amissah-Arthur, the widow of the late former Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur, has shared a harrowing account of a robbery that nearly claimed her life. The incident occurred in her...

VIDEO: Historic as Asantehene visits Ga Mantse

Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the Asantehene, the first for an Asante monarch, has visited the Ga Mantse, Nii Tackie Teiko Tsuru II, today, June 9, 2024.This historic visit aims to strengthen the ties between...

EC to hold 3-day voter registration mop-up exercise in August

The Electoral Commission of Ghana (EC) has unveiled plans to carry out a three-day mop-up voter registration exercise starting August 1.This initiative will take place across the Commission's district offices and aims to...

12 persons smuggling 400 bags of cocoa beans outside Ghana arrested after GHC80k bribe offer

Twelve individuals are currently in police custody following an attempt to bribe members of the National Anti-Cocoa Smuggling Taskforce in Kwahu Adawso after intelligence revealed their plan to smuggle 400 bags of cocoa beans.These...

Today marks the dawn of our victory – Naa Koryoo says after her release from detention

Following her release from detention, the National Democratic Congress' (NDC) Parliamentary Candidate for the Awutu Senya East Constituency, Phyllis Naa Koryoo Okunor, conveyed her arrest as a symbol of triumph.Addressing a spirited crowd...

NDC’s Naa Koryoo released after arrest on Friday

Phillis Naa Koryoo Okunor, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary candidate for the Awutu Senya East constituency in the Central Region, who was arrested and detained by the police on Friday, June 7, has...

It is an embarrassment that you owe NABCo trainees – Nana Akomea tells gov’t

Managing Director of the State Transport Corporation (STC) and a member of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akomea, has called on the government to promptly settle the outstanding arrears owed to members...

Free Naa Koryoo now for the sake of justice, Ghana’s stability – Mahama tells IGP

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) 2024 Presidential Candidate, John Dramani Mahama, has urged the Ghana Police Service to promptly release Phillis Naa Koryoo Okunor, the NDC Parliamentary Candidate for the Awutu Senya East...

Politics influenced Ken Ofori-Atta to collapse GN Bank – Dr. Nduom alleges

Chief Executive Officer of the Nduom Group of Companies, Dr. Paa Kwesi Nduom, the parent company of GN Bank, has leveled sensational accusations regarding the closure of the bank.Dr. Nduom alleges that Ken Ofori-Atta,...

NPP’s Upper West Regional Chairman dies at age 76

The Upper West Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Saanbaye Basilide Kangbere, has passed away at his home in Adjringano, Accra, on Friday, June 7, 2024.Tanko Dauda Daniel, the Upper...

Cabinet refused Ofori-Atta’s request to shut down GN Bank due to political reasons – Nduom

Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom, Chairman of Groupe Nduom and former owner of the defunct Gold Coast Fund Management Company, has alleged that former Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta petitioned the Cabinet to facilitate the collapse...

Stupid economy! – Franklin Cudjoe reacts to cement price increment

IMANI Africa president Franklin Cudjoe has expressed concern over the escalating cost of materials, specifically highlighting the price of a bag of cement.In a June 6 post on his X handle, he referred to...

Over 2000 people homeless after Gomoa downpour

More than 2,000 people living in Gomoa Adawukwa, Mampong, Effutu Atekyedo, and Ekuroful in the Central Region of Ghana have been displaced by flooding from the Ayensu River.The flooding occurred due to the diversion...

People like Prof Martey who spoke up during Mahama’s govt have remained silent in Akufo-Addo’s govt – KSM

Veteran broadcaster Kwaku Sintim-Misa (KSM) has wondered why Ghanaians are so silent about the issues under Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo's government.In the latest episode of his TalkShop program, KSM pointed out that prominent Ghanaians...

There is no evidence that audio recording between Jakpa and AG can endanger a fair trial – Court rules

The High Court in Accra has ruled that the secret audio recording between Attorney-General Godfred Yeboah Dame and Richard Jakpa does not endanger a fair trial in the ongoing ambulance case involving Minority Leader...

We can’t investigate the AG – Court tells Ato Forson

The High Court in Accra has ruled that it cannot investigate Attorney-General Godfred Yeboah Dame's conduct in the ongoing ambulance case involving Minority Leader Cassiel Ato Forson.The court emphasized that there is no...

Ato Forson’s application for mistrial in ambulance case dismissed

The High Court in Accra has dismissed the application by Minority Leader Cassiel Ato Forson for a mistrial and an investigation into the Attorney-General's conduct in the ongoing ambulance case.The judge ruled that...

Senior Advisor to Bawumia implicated in SSNIT-Rock City Deal

The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has released another installment of his ongoing revelations regarding the proposed sale of four government-majority-owned hotels.Over the past few weeks, Ablakwa has shared documents...

Rock City declared losses in 2023 while Labadi Hotel earned over GHC158m – Ablakwa reveals

Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has raised fresh concerns over the sale of SSNIT hotels, asserting that the process is marred by mismanagement and favoritism.Ablakwa, in a recent social...

Illegal connection may have caused fire outbreak at Circle – GNFS PRO

The Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS) has indicated that an illegal electrical connection might have sparked the fire at the Kwame Nkrumah Interchange, commonly referred to as 'Circle,' in Accra.This assertion was made by...

Own up, if you have never advised your client to take an excuse duty before – George Ayisi dares lawyers

Communications Director for NADMO, George Ayisi, has called out lawyers who assert they have never advised their clients to feign illness to evade court appearances, urging them to attend.In an interview with the...

Government set to purchase more dialysis machines – NHIA

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has announced its intention to collaborate with the government in procuring dialysis machines for select public hospitals to enhance kidney treatment.Dr. Aboagye DaCosta, the Chief Executive Officer of...

Parts of Kwame Nkrumah Circle ECOMOG burnt to ashes

Parts of the ECOMOG area at Kwame Nkrumah Circle were engulfed by a devastating fire on Wednesday evening, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake.The inferno, which started around 5:00 pm, ravaged...

Crate of eggs to reach GHS 75 soon – Poultry Farmer warns

Chief Executive Officer of Joerees Farms & Foods, Mr. Joseph Boakye-Yiadom, has alerted consumers to an impending sharp increase in egg prices, citing soaring production costs as the primary driver.In an interview with...

How Otumfuo influenced World Bank to back down on cancellation of $400m project

Energy Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has revealed that Otumfuo’s timely intervention was crucial in reversing the World Bank’s decision to cancel two major educational projects when the New Patriotic Party (NPP) assumed power...

He speaks badly about everything I do – Ursula cries foul over Bright Simons’ attacks on her

Minister for Communications and Digitalization, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has bemoaned what she describes as consisent attacks from the IMANI President, Bright SImons.This comes after Bright Simon's reaction to the announcement of 5G internet in Ghana...

Ambulance trail: Justice must be served; I won’t give up – Jakpa tells AG

The third accused in a high-profile financial crimes case, Richard Jakpa, has addressed the media for the first time since a recorded conversation between him and Attorney-General Godfred Dame was made public.Jakpa, alongside Minority...

NHIA Chief signals major expansion of NHIS coverage beyond kidney care

National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) may cover other chronic diseases in addition to renal disorders, according to a statement made by the CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA).Dr. Dacosta Aboagye stated on...

SSNIT settled on 121m dollars for hotels yet agreed to Rock City’s 61m dollars offer – Ablakwa

Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has released additional documents to support his argument that the proposed sale of four state-owned hotels to a cabinet minister in office was a terrible...

NHIS’ stability hangs in the balance as Finance Ministry delays GHS2.4bn payment

Reports indicate that the Ministry of Finance currently owes the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) eight months' worth of revenue.This outstanding amount totals approximately GH₵2.4 billion, covering the period from July 2023 to February...

EC, National Security declares Kasoa a red zone area

Due to an increase in chaotic circumstances, Kasoa has been designated as a red zone region by the National Security and Electoral Commission (EC), according to George Ayisi, the director of communications for the...

Alleged new tax on MoMo transactions sparks controversy

A recent post by @tech_twi on social media has ignited a debate over a supposed new tax applied to Mobile Money (MoMo) transactions in Ghana.The user shared a receipt showing a GHC 10,000...

Ghana isn’t the only country ‘suffering’; it is global – Bawumia on economic hardships

Flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, said Ghana cannot be spared the effects of the global economic downturn.According to Dr. Bawumia, Ghana is not an exception to the current...

Decaying body found near Nigerian businessman’s home linked to missing Ghanaian lady and friend

In a chilling development, Nigerian authorities have uncovered a decaying corpse in a remote location close to the dwelling of Andrew Amaechi Ochekwo.This businessman is under suspicion for the kidnapping of a Ghanaian...

NDC parliamentarians oppose NextGen InfraCo 5G agreement

The Minority in Parliament has raised significant concerns over the government's decision to grant a 5G licensing contract to NextGen InfraCo, a company formed just a week before the contract's approval.According to the Minority,...

“Nsawam prison will be your new home immediately power changes hands” – X user mocks Ken Ofori-Atta

An X user who goes by the account name @nyavorx has mocked former Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, suggesting that his time in power is limited once the National Democratic Congress (NDC) regains control.The post,...

BoG building new multi-million dollar residence for Governor – Minority reveals

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) is “building a new multimillion-dollar residence" at Ridge, Accra, according to recent claims by the Minority in Parliament.This development comes amidst ongoing construction of the BoG’s new headquarters,...

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