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Ayariga rubbishes claims of minors as delegates at APC congress

APC CHild Delegates The Flagbearer of the All People’s Congress(APC), Hassan Ayariga has discounted claims that he brought minors to fill his congress grounds after running short of the expected number of delegates billed for yesterday’s National Delegates Congress at the Accra International Conference Centre.

Community nurses call off strike

Community Health Nurses The about thirteen thousand community health nurses, who laid down their tools over how their certificates had been labelled, have now called off their strike. They say, they have managed to resolve their grievances with the Ghana Health Service.

EC must not delete ‘NHIS voters’ - Rawlings

Charlotte Osei   Nnnn President of the United States Africa Command, Ghana (US AFRICOM-Ghana), Abednego Rawlings Orstin, has stated that there is no way the Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana will be allowed to remove the names of persons who registered with National Health Insurance Scheme cards(NHIS).

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"Trump is dangerously incoherent". That was how Hillary Clinton described her contender for the slot of leadership of the Republican's party in the United State of America. Quite striking. Especially that this model remains a model for many young democracies.

Accept criticism in good faith - Rawlings tells NDC

 Former President Jerry John Rawlings has urged members of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), particularly its leadership to accept criticism in good faith.

Let’s encourage Mahama; he’s doing a good job – Chief Dele

Mahama Meets Chief Dele Momodu Nigerian politician and a self-confessed lover of Ghana, Chief Momodu Dele has endorsed President John Mahama’s leadership style, praising him for the infrastructural development in the country. 

Muhammad Ali memorial begins with Muslim prayer service

 Worshippers and fans of Muhammad Ali are attending a Muslim prayer service to honour the legendary boxer in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky.

World Bank applauds Ghana’s social intervention programme

 The World Bank has commended Ghana’s social intervention programme to reduce extreme poverty in the country.

Tema General Hospital maternity ward refurbished

 The Maternity Ward of the Tema General Hospital has been refurbished to improve healthcare delivery at the facility.

6 Political parties have offices in VR

 Electoral Commissioner, Mrs Charlotte Osei

Only six political parties out of the 26 have regional offices in the Volta Region.

Declaration of election results by NPP will be lawless act — Koku Anyidoho

 The decision of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) to declare its 2016 election results amounts to lawlessness, the Deputy General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Koku Anyidoho, has underscored.

Flood victims refuse NADMO lifeline

 Some residents of Odawna-Sahara, a suburb of Adabraka in Accra whose lives were thought to be in danger after floods submerged their homes following nearly nine hours of rainfall on Thursday refused to be rescued by a combined team of Police and Military officers.

Pratt disagrees with ECG workers on billing software

Kwesi Pratt On Peace Managing Editor of the Insight newspaper, Kwesi Pratt Jnr. has dared the Unionised Workers of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) to proceed with their strike action.

I will create over 10,000 jobs in ICT sector – Mahama

Graphic Prez Mahama President John Mahama has indicated that thousands of jobs are to be created in the coming weeks following government’s investments in the Information, Communications and Technology sector in the country. 

It’s better you conduct your own elections – Kofi Adams tells NPP

Kofi Adams Gen Sec The National Organizer of the ruling NDC, Kofi Adams has said the New Patriotic Party(NPP) has no right to declare Election results in the country arguing that the largest opposition can only work around the EC’s final results of the polls by tabulating its own set of results collated from the polling stations.

ECG isn’t working, we need to fix it – Mahama

John Mahama Speaks President John Dramani Mahama has defended government’s attempt to privatize the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG), saying the move is necessary to make the company more efficient.

Mac Manu leading NPP’s civil war c’tee – Anyidoho

Koku Anyidoho New Citi The opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) has formed a civil war committee of which the chairman of its 2016 campaign team, Peter Mac Manu is head, Mr Koku Anyidoho, a deputy general secretary of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC), has said.

75 workers of Komenda Sugar Factory involved in accident; one dead

Accident3 Car On Highway One person is reported dead and several others injured in an accident involving workers of the newly inaugurated Komenda Sugar Factory in the Central Region. 

Komenda Sugar factory to shutdown in June – Trade ministry

Komenda Tour The Trade ministry has described as “inaccurate” media reports that the recently commissioned Komenda Sugar factory has been shut down.

Nov polls: NPP won't be allowed to declare results - Anyidoho

Koku Anyidoho Fresh Nn A Deputy General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress Koku Anyidoho has said the New Patriotic Party will not be allowed to declare results in the 2016 elections.

NPP will declare 2016 election results – Mac Manu

Mac Manu Plagerize The opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) has hinted it will make declaration of the winner of presidential race of the November 2016 polls ahead of the official declaration by the Electoral Commission.

NPP wants a “state of Armageddon” – Mornah

Bernard Mornah PNC Gen Sec New The Chairman of the People’s National Convention, (PNC) Bernard Mornah says the New Patriotic Party is likely to plunge the country into violence if plans by the party to declare its own election results are not condemned.

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies aged 74

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies aged 74 Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, a family spokesman has said.

Muhammad Ali truly ‘The Greatest’ – Prez Mahama

Muhammad Ali Champ 

President John Dramani Mahama has expressed sympathy at the passing of boxing legend Muhammad Ali.

We’ll correct dev’ts that led to June 3 disaster - Mahama

Mahama At June3 Memorial Grounds  President John Mahama has consoled persons who lost relatives and friends on June 3, 2015 when Accra was rocked by a twin disaster of flood and fire which killed over 150 people.

June 3 disaster: Victims given GHC10k each – Afotey Agbo

Goil Fire Aftermath1 04June15 Families which lost their relatives and individuals who sustained injuries in the twin flood and fire disaster in Accra on June 3, 2015, have each been paid GHS10,000 as compensation, Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo, the Greater Accra Regional Minister, has said.

June 3 disaster: Mahama lays wreath

June 3 Mahama Lays Wreath President John Mahama Friday June 3 led a wreath-laying ceremony at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle, the scene of an explosion that wiped out 153 lives at the busy enclave on a rainy Wednesday night, June 3, 2015.

Stop exaggerating and read – Ato Forson to Bawumia

 Cassiel Ato ForsonA deputy Finance Minister, Cassiel Ato Forson, has taken a swipe at the NPP running mate Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, describing him as a desperate politician interested in misinforming Ghanaians.

JB Murder: AG asks for new docket

JB KILLERS2 The Attorney General’s department has requested a new docket from state prosecutors handling the murder of the late Abuakwa North Member of Parliament, JB Danquah-Adu, after new suspects were arrested.

Vice President Interacts With NDC Members In UK And Ireland Chapter l

 NDC UK and Ireland Chapter organised a diaspora outreach program under the theme “Changing Lives, Transforming Ghana,” Sustaining the Momentum on Monday 30th May 2016, in North London for members in UK and Ireland to interact with the Vice President and party officials. NDC members in Milton Keynes, Liverpool, Sheffield, Luton, Manchester, London North and South participated this outreach program in their numbers.