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Former NPP Chairman fails to name completed projects in Ashanti Region on live TV

During an appearance on Onua TV on May 22, 2024, former Third National Vice Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Michael Omari Wadie, failed to mention any completed hospital projects by the government...

Fixtures of regional qualifiers for 2024 NSMQ

The various contests for the regional qualifiers for this year's edition of the National Science and Maths Quiz (NSMQ) have been released.The regional balloting exercise, which commenced on May 20, will end on May...

Jachie community in darkness after heavy rainstorm over a week ago

The Jachie community in the Bosomtwi District of the Ashanti Region continues to be without electricity a week after a severe rainstorm struck the area.The storm, which occurred on Thursday, May 16, 2024,...

We have not approved any body enhancement product – FDA

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has issued a stern warning to the public, advising against the purchase of body enhancement products.This alert comes in response to concerns raised after certain butt enlargement products...

We don’t oversee products that make spiritual claims – FDA reacts to Hajia Bintu’s ‘kayamata’ product

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has clarified its stance on regulating products with spiritual claims following public inquiries about the 'kayamata' men-charming potion.The clarification was issued in response to a social media query...

Armed robbers bolt with GHC1m after attack on fuel station in Ashanti Region

Armed robbers have raided the IBM fuel station at Pakyi Number 2 in the Amansie West district of the Ashanti Region.Eyewitnesses stated that the armed men broke into the station's office, disconnected the CCTV,...

Krobo Nkwanta residents in fear over discovery of 2 headless bodies

Two bodies, believed to be those of nomadic herders, were found at Maame Krobo Nkwanta, also known as Takoratwene, in the Eastern Region.This shocking discovery has caused fear among the local residents.Kugbesika, a former...

Akufo-Addo does not understand the RTI Act- Sulemana Braimah on GRA-SML deal

Executive Director of the Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA), Sulemana Braimah, stated that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo ultimately acknowledged his error in withholding the full KPMG report on the Ghana Revenue Authority...

Bright Simons exposes Akufo-Addo

Bright Simons, Vice President of IMANI Africa, has responded to the recently released KPMG audit report on the controversial contracts and transactions between the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) and Strategic Mobilisation Limited (SML).The over...

Gov’t paid SML $4M yearly instead of $5,000 to verify prices of imported goods – Bright Simons

Vice President of IMANI Africa, Bright Simons, has revealed that the government paid Strategic Mobilisation Limited (SML) $4 million annually to verify prices of imported goods when the same service could have been obtained...

You need GHC150,300 to get $10k yet gov’t tells us nothing is going on – NPP supporter laments

Amidst the ongoing economic challenges in the country, certain disgruntled traders and members of the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) have voiced their frustration, particularly highlighting the crippling exchange rate and soaring import...

Tony Lithur asks court to dismiss Nana Oye’s $1.5m suit

Tony Lithur, a private legal practitioner, has filed a notice of appearance to challenge a libel action initiated by his former wife, Nana Oye Bampoe.She is seeking $1.5 million in damages.The notice of...

Residents of Jirapa express displeasure as Wa High Court transfers murder case to Kumasi

Residents of Jirapa in the Upper West Region have expressed dissatisfaction with the recent decision of the Wa High Court to suspend the murder trial proceedings of Eric Johnson, the CEO of the Royal...

2 narrowly escape death after roof falls on them during Wednesday’s rainstorm

Two young men narrowly escaped death in Teshie near Accra when the entire roof of a building under construction collapsed, trapping them just before midday on Wednesday.The incident was attributed to strong winds preceding...

Kasoa triple murder case: Alleged key suspect identified

The individual responsible for the tragic stabbing death of a 40-year-old woman, Alberta Armah Hagan, and her two daughters at the Net Link Estate community in Kasoa, has been identified.Allegedly, the suspect carried out...

EC changes team responsible for generating, publishing info graphs on voter registration after errors

The Electoral Commission (EC) has announced a change in the team responsible for generating and publishing infographics of data in the ongoing limited voter registration exercise.According to the Commission, this change aims to prevent...

COPEC warns of fuel shortage amid tanker drivers union’s strike

The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC) has warned of an impending fuel shortage if the concerns of the striking Ghana National Petroleum Tanker Drivers Union are not urgently addressed.COPEC contends that failure by the...

We are working hard to ensure nursing training receive what is due them – Okoe-Boye

Health Minister, Dr. Bernard Okoe-Boye has urged nursing trainees to support the Akufo-Addo administration’s efforts to disburse their allowances.He acknowledged that some allowances are still outstanding but assured that the government is making strides...

Qualified Ghanaians were recruited into security services – Henry Quartey on NPP, NDC protocol list

Interior Minister Henry Quartey has responded to allegations of partisan bias in the recruitment processes of Ghana's security services.He stated that the selections are made based on merit and qualifications, rather than party affiliations.Addressing...

Your investigative reports has caused reputational damage to our outfit – SML in suit against MFWA, Manasseh

Strategic Mobilisation Limited (SML) has initiated legal action against The Fourth Estate’s investigative reports, following investigative reports that led to public outcry and political scrutiny. The reports, which focused on SML's contracts with the Ghana...

Dr. Nyaho-Tamakloe expresses disappointment in Sam Okudzeto’s comments on Cecilia Dapaah’s case

Prominent member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe, has voiced his surprise and disappointment at the comments made by esteemed lawyer Sam Okudzeto concerning the corruption allegations against Cecilia Dapaah, the...

Yvonne Nelson’s #DumsorMustStop demo to hit a snug as Police run to court for injunction

The Ghana Police Service has filed an injunction at an Accra High Court to prevent the #DumsorMustStop demonstration from taking place.The organizers, led by Ghanaian actress, Yvonne Nelson, scheduled the protest for Saturday,...

NDC warns NIA against aiding illegal registration of voters in Pusiga

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has issued a strong warning to the National Identification Authority (NIA) regarding the registration of illegal voters in Pusiga during the ongoing limited voter registration exercise.The party asserts...

We are still awaiting allowances promised by Bawumia – Nursing trainees

Nursing trainees were to receive their overdue allowances last week following a promise by Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia.During a campaign tour, he was approached by a trainee about the unpaid allowances and assured...

EC uncovers fake Ghana Card numbers in Pusiga voter registration

The Electoral Commission (EC) has revealed that fraudulent Ghana Card numbers were used to register some individuals at the Pusiga District Registration Centre during the ongoing voter registration process on May 13, 2024.It was...

You can’t be quiet about it – Mahama to Church leaders on electioneering concerns

Former President John Dramani Mahama has called upon the church, regarded as the moral compass of society, to voice concerns regarding issues surrounding the 2024 electoral process.Expressing apprehension over various aspects of the Ejusu...

I continue to see the charade – Barker-Vormawor fumes as court adjourns treason trial again

The trial of #FixTheCountry convener, Oliver Barker-Vormawor, for treason has once again been postponed.Scheduled to commence on Monday morning, May 20, 2024, this trial has been delayed for over two years since the charges...

0% message, 100% Key Soap Concert Party – Koku Anyidoho reacts to Mahama’s video

Former Deputy General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Samuel Koku Anyidoho, has likened a recent campaign address by the party’s flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama's to the entire episode to a scene from...

You’ve 4 years and I have 8, allow me to be president – Bawumia to Mahama

The flagbearer of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has appealed to his primary rival, John Dramani Mahama, to demonstrate patience and allow him the opportunity to also serve as President.During...

There’s no legal clarity on allegations against Kissi Agyebeng – Prof Abotsi

The Dean of the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) Law School, has highlighted that neither the 1992 Constitution of Ghana nor the law establishing the Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) provides a...

4,300 Liberians residing at Buduburam Camp to leave to Liberia

A total of 4,300 Liberians residing at the Buduburam Refugee Camp in the Gomoa East District of the Central Region are set to return to Liberia between May and June 2024 as part of...

I donate to anyone who needs a child: Meet Kofi Amoako, the ‘universal’ sperm donor

In Ghana, where many couples face challenges with fertility, some are exploring IVF and other options to fulfill their desire for children and as a result a youngman has dedicated his life to provide...

Sobs, cries – Renal patients frustrated over dialysis treatment charge increment

The recent surge in the cost of dialysis treatment, rising from GH¢380 to GH¢491 per session, has plunged thousands of renal patients nationwide into despair.Renal patients heavily rely on dialysis sessions, typically three times...

Video: My all in all, we shall meet where our love will unite – John Kumah’s widow’s full tribute

Widow of the late John Kumah, Member of Parliament for Ejisu, Apostle Lilian Kumah bravely fought back tears to deliver a heartfelt tribute to the former Deputy Minister of Finance.Her nine-minute tribute began with...

Bawumia promises new bailout plan for victims of defunct Gold Coast Fund investors

Flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, revealed during his Northern Region tour that the Ministry of Finance is devising a new bailout plan for investors affected by the collapse of...

Final rites for late MP and deputy finance minister to be held today

The final funeral rites for the late Member of Parliament for Ejisu and Deputy Finance Minister, Dr. John Ampontuah Kumah, will be held today, Saturday, May 18, 2024, in Onwe, a suburb of Ejisu.Following...

John Kumah to be buried today

The final funeral rites for the late Member of Parliament for Ejisu and Deputy Finance Minister, Dr. John Kumah, will be held today, Saturday, May 18, 2024.As directed by the family, the funeral arrangements...

Minority kicks against gov’t’s call to halt cement price hikes

The Minority in Parliament has dismissed the government’s directive to halt the increase in cement prices, calling it unrealistic and unlawful.This follows Trade and Industry Minister K.T. Hammond's instruction to cement manufacturers to halt...

Please, please, are you seeing the roads? – Kofi Amoabeng replies Akufo-Addo on “most road” comment

Former CEO of the now-closed Unique Trust (UT) Bank, Prince Kofi Amoabeng, has criticized the NPP government's efforts to enhance road infrastructure in the nation.Despite the government's claims of fulfilling more road promises than...

I’m related to Kennedy Agyapong, my father revealed this to me – Obinim

The General Overseer of the International Godsway Church, Bishop Daniel Obinim, has made a surprising discovery that his most vocal critic, Kennedy Agyapong, is actually a relative.This revelation, Obinim explains, was the pivotal reason...

Two foreigners nabbed during voter registration exercise at Asokore Mampong

Police in Asokore Mampong, Ashanti Region, have apprehended two foreigners who attempted to register at a local voter registration center.The Nigerian nationals were unable to justify their presence to Electoral Commission (EC) officers and...

I will sack any appointee who engages in illegal mining – Mahama

The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama, has stated that he will require any of his appointees involved in mining activities to resign if he is elected president in the...

Bird flu outbreak: Affected farmer’s wife cries over compensation as family now survive on loans

Distressed wife of poultry farmer Charles Quaye, Mrs. Quaye revealed that they are now reliant on loans for survival due to delayed compensation from the government after their birds were destroyed due to an...

1979 coup brought Kwashiorkor that killed many children – Father Campbell

Founder of the Lepers Aid Committee, Reverend Father Andrew Campbell, SVD, has shared startling insights into the hardships faced during the 1979 coup.He revealed that the coup led to food shortages and a lack...

Ghana’s Tourism industry made 3.8bn dollars in 2023; a recovery from the pandemic?

Ghana's tourism industry has experienced a remarkable resurgence indicating a recovery from the dire impact suffered by the industry following the global COVID-19 pandemic.Chief Director of the Ministry, John Yao Agbeko during a breakfast...

175 fire outbreaks recorded in Northern Region in first four months of 2024 – GNFS

The Northern Region of Ghana has experienced a significant increase in fire outbreaks in the first four months of 2024 compared to the same period last year.According to the Regional Fire Commander, ACFO...

74-year-old Ghanaian man told he is not British after 42 years in UK

A retired 74-year-old Ghanaian man, Nelson Shardey, residing in the UK for almost five decades, has been told to wait 10 years before the Home Office grants him permanent residency.Shardey, from Wallasey in Wirral,...

You have my blessings – Yagbonwura tells Bawumia

The Overlord of Gonjaland and President of the Savannah Regional House of Chiefs, Yagbonwura Bii-Kunuto Jewu Soale I, has bestowed his blessings upon the Vice President and flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP),...

NIB now a centre for NPP foot soldiers – Minority alleges

Minority in Parliament has raised concerns about the government's management of the National Investment Bank (NIB), alleging that it has turned into a platform primarily for members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP).Their apprehension...

Otumfuo’s love for Asantes and Ghana is unmatched – Apau Dadey

Executive Chairman of the KGL Group, Alex Apau Dadey, has lauded the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II for elevating the Ashanti Kingdom's global standing.Mr Dadey commended the King's leadership, likening the kingdom's value...

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