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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.

Ghana scores high in new prosperity report

 Ghana ranked 9th out of 38 countries measured in a new Prosperity Report on Africa, with the country doing so well in security and safety.

Britain has no preference in Ghana’s polls — Jon Benjamin

The British High Commissioner to Ghana, Mr Jon BenjaminThe United Kingdom (UK) will work with whichever candidate is elected president of Ghana in the country’s presidential election in November this year, the British High Commissioner to Ghana, Mr Jon Benjamin, has assured.

Court dismisses Sammy Crabbe's suit against NPP

Mr Samuel CrabbeThe Human Rights High Court has dismissed a suit by Mr Sammy Crabbe, a Second National Vice Chairman of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), challenging his suspension from the party.

Manual verification to clear EC’s nightmares?

Voters whose fingerprints cannot be captured by the verification machine would be verified manually by the filling of forms.  The “No verification, no vote” challenges that confronted the 2012 elections may be put to rest during the November 7 polls as the Electoral Commission(EC) develops a system to capture the data of all those whose fingerprints the machine is unable  to capture.

‘CJ Georgina Wood is still at post’

Mrs Georgina Theodora Wood —  Chief Justice The Judicial Service has denied rumours that the Chief Justice, Mrs Justice Georgina Theodora Wood, is on leave prior to retirement.

Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire commit to settling maritime dispute

 President John Mahama (left) interacting with President Alhassane Ouattara on his arrival in Abidjan. Directly behind President Mhama is Ghana’s First lady, Lordina Mahama. Picture EBOW HANSONGhana and Cote d'Ivoire have renewed their commitment to have an amicable solution to their maritime dispute. Presidents John Dramani Mahama and Alhassane Ouattara made the commitment during bilateral talks in Abidjan yesterday.

Parliament approves $2 billion for purchase of cocoa

Parliament approves $2 billion for purchase of cocoa Parliament yesterday approved the terms of a $2 billion facility for the purchase of cocoa beans in the country for the 2016/2017 crop season.

NDC Disowns Bukom Banku Over ‘Uncivilized’ Endorsement of John Mahama

IMG_20160601_172733_865 Hopes of popular boxer, Bukom Banku to court the attention of President John Dramani Mahama ahead of the November elections has been dashed as functionaries of the governing National Democratic Congress have rejected his style of projecting the president.

Ghana's economy better than Ivory Coast's - Agbenyo replies Nana

Fred Agbenyo Blu Deputy Communications Director of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Fred Agbenyo has responded to NPP flagbearer, Nana Addo's assertion that Ghana imports plantain from Cote d’Ivoire.

HYPODERMIC NEEDLE OR LIMITED EFFECT, A BEARING ON IGP'S TAKE

 This article is motivated by the comments of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Patrick Kudalor to the effect that citizens may be restricted access to Social Media platforms on elections day if it becomes necessary to do so, and some comments that came thereafter.

Nigerian businessman, Dele Momodu praises Mahama’s corruption fight

Dele Momodu1 A Nigerian politician and a self-confessed lover of Ghana has endorsed President John Mahama’s fight against corruption as an enviable pattern of good governance.

Task force to monitor counterfeit and illicit trade

Mr Ekwow Spio Garbrah — Minister of Trade and Industry The government is to establish a new national task force to monitor counterfeiting and illicit trade in the country before the end of this year.

NDC 2016 manifesto, campaign team ready — Kofi Adams

Mr Kofi Adams  The National Democratic Congress (NDC) will soon launch its manifesto for the 2016 elections, as well as its presidential campaign team.

JUSAG calls off strike

President of JUSAG, Mr Alex Nartey (left) in a handshake with the MInister of Employment and Labour Relations, Mr Haruna Iddrisu The Judicial Service Staff Association of Ghana (JUSSAG) has called off its indefinite strike.

Abidjan to lay red carpet for President Mahama today

Abidjan to lay red carpet for President Mahama today President John Dramani Mahama will be in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, today for an Official Visit at the invitation of President Alasanne Ouattara. 

HANDLING THE PRESIDENT'S PHONE 14

 So I took time to monitor events in relation to the astronomic increase in electricity tariffs. I recognised the loud pain that the people of Ghana went through over that period. Indeed, the pain of Ghanaians in that regard, I can say is the pain of my boss the President.

CENTRAL REGION GRATEFUL TO PRESIDENT MAHAMA FOR THE NEW KOMENDA SUGAR FACTORY.

 Coming at the back of many on-going and commissioned flagship projects in the Region, it's with a grateful heart that the leadership and members of the Central Regional branch of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) wish to express our profound appreciation to the President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency John Dramani Mahama for his unrepentant resolve to revitalise defunct factories in this country with the view of creating job opportunities to the teemin

Next time give me 'trotro' to travel to US – Allotey Jacobs tells Journalist

Allotey Jacobs Nice The Central Regional Chairman of the ruling National Democratic Congress(NDC), Allotey Jacobs says a first class boarding facility is not above his status and wants the public to back off his space.

Akufo-Addo in politics of convenience, not principles - Kofi Adams

Kofi Adams Gen Sec The National Organiser of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Kofi Adams, has described the 2016 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, as practising politics of convenience instead of one of principles.

Ghana's constitution useless - Lucy Anin

Parliament2016 Of Ghana Madam Lucy Animwaa Anin, a former Member of Parliament for Bechem in Brong-Ahafo, under the administration of the Convention People's Party (CPP), has called for a constitutional review to repel the state divestiture law.

Krofuom brutality: I've nothing to fear over report – Pathologist

Faceless DoctorThe medical officer who conducted a post-mortem examination on Richard Osei, the 22-year-old Krofuom resident allegedly beaten to death by police on the night of Thursday May 26, 2016, has stated that he has no fear of any evil befalling him following the autopsy report he issued concerning the circumstances of the young man’s death.