Implement Supreme Court order immediately – IMANI to EC
President of policy think tank, IMANI Ghana, Franklin Cudjoe is asking the Electoral Commission (EC) not to delay in deleting the names of 56,000 people who used the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) card as a proof of citizenship to register prior to the 2012 elections. The EC has... Read more
Montie FM’s Mugabe spits more fire
The embattled Montie FM afternoon political programme host Salifu Maase, popularly called Mugabe, says he is being ‘sanctioned’ because he is from the northern part of Ghana. In what looks like a clear case of tribal bigotry, he said, “Because Mugabe is Tani (a person from the northern part... Read more
Ghana For Peace Match 2016 With LilWin And Friends
Favourite Ghanaian movie actor and comedian, Kwadwo Nkansah known in the industry as Lil Win and his friends in the industry are set to maintain the existing peace in Ghana with football games dubbed, ‘Ghana 4 Peace Match 2016’, ahead of the general elections slated for November this year... Read more
We are on the verge of media terrorism – Atta Akyea
Member of Parliament for Abuakwa South has described as “outrageous” threatening comments made by two panelists on an Accra based Radio station, Montie FM. Atta Akyea said the comments by Allistair Nelson and Godwin Ako Gunn, both of whom are said to be activists of the governing NDC may... Read more
US threatens to cut over $500 million aid to Ghana
The US government has threatened to cut about $500 million in private investments intended to help shore-up the dipping fortunes of the Electricity Company of Ghana, if the government remains unconcerned about curbing the threat of modern forms of slavery. The US Ambassador to Ghana Robert Jackson has told... Read more
Dumelo appointed Operations Director for ‘Agenda for Mahama’
Ace movie icon and a member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Kofi Dumelo, has been appointed Operations Director for Agenda For Mahama, a pro-NDC youth group. This is according to a statement issued in Accra and signed by the group’s convener, Kofi Adzivor. Agenda For Mahama focuses... Read more
Interior Minister orders disbandment of all party security
The Interior Minister Prosper Douglas Bani has directed the Ghana Police Service to disband all political party security and vigilante groups ahead of the November elections. The former Chief of Staff speaking at the national Police command conference in Accra said all political parties must resort to the Police... Read more
NDC finally submits audited accounts to EC
The National Democratic Congress (NDC), in fulfillment of the Political Parties Act (Act 574), has submitted its audited financial accounts for 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 to the Electoral Commission (EC) at a short ceremony in Accra. Led by Mr Johnson Asiedu NKetia, the General Secretary, Ms Vida Addae,... Read more
I love homosexuals – Mahama
The flagbearer of the People’s National Convention (PNC), Dr. Edward Mahama, has stated that he will not discriminate against homosexuals if elected as President. According to the medical practitioner, even though he considers the act unhealthy, homosexuals have rights and must not be despised and discriminated against by the... Read more
Stop twisting Supreme Court rulings – Asantehene
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has urged Ghanaians to stop twisting rulings by the Supreme Court and the 1992 Constitution to suit their parochial interests. He wondered how Ghana could strive to achieve growth in the democracy if Ghanaians were not truthful and honest with themselves. “We have... Read more