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Regional chairs’ call on Mahama misplaced – Lawson

BY MOHAMMED AWAL  A DEPUTY General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr George Lawson, has described the call on former President John Mahama to consider contesting the flagbearership slot of the party ahead of the 2020 general election by the 10 regional chairpersons of the party as a misplaced …

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Stop the insults – Porturphy to NDC

BY KENT MENSAH  THE NATIONAL chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Kofi Porturphy has admonished party members to desist from open vilification since that could weaken the leadership front of the party. He said the current development where party faithful have pitched camp with presidential hopefuls and engaging …

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Wigs back in court .After CJ’s warning

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh  IT APPEARS the warning of the Chief Justice (CJ), Mrs Sophia Akuffo, to judges against the level of casualness at the bench has paid off as all judges have started wearing their wigs in open court.  The CJ, in a memo to the judges through the Judicial …

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Garbage collectors increase fee by 100%

BY PHILIP ANTOH philip.antoh@dailyheritage.com.gh SOME GARBAGE collectors in the Greater Accra Region have increased their charge by 100%. TRICYCLE OWNERS who visit homes to collect garbage have increased their fee from GHȼ 2.00 to GHȼ 4.00 for standard size garbage. According to the refuse collectors, the bigger the size of the …

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Sanitation key in any city .Says Akufo-Addo, as he tours Accra Compost & Recycling Plant

THE PRESIDENT of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has expressed satisfaction with the operations of the Accra Compost and Recycling Plant, at Adjen Kotoku, explaining that the plant is helping in bringing to bare an efficient, modern model of sanitation disposal. On a visit to the plant, on Friday, …

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Stop acting like ‘all-knowing’ .Ayariga to Bawumia

BY BENJAMIN TANDOH FOUNDER AND Leader of the All People’s Congress (APC), Hassan Ayariga, has called on the Vice-President, Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, to “stop acting as an all-knowing person” and focus on improving the economy of the country. According to him, the Vice-President has moved from a specialist in …

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Minority smears F/Minister .Over Energy Bond

  BY JONATHAN ADJEI THE MINORITY caucus in Parliament has indicated it will soon table a motion for the Finance Minister, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, to be summoned before the House over the infamous case of under-subscription of the government’s Energy Bond. At a press conference on Wednesday, the Minority, led …

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NDC cracks deepen .As Ofosu-Ampofo sues Tawiah Boateng over leaked KB Report

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh THE DIRECTOR of Elections of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, has sued the party’s Eastern Regional chairman, Mr Bismark Tawiah Boateng, and six others for defamation and libel.  Mr Ofosu-Ampofo, per the writ of summons, is asking the High Court to award him …

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Aisha Huang’s judge goes for cybercrime training

BY MUNTALLA INUSAHmuntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh   CRIMINAL PROCEEDING at the Criminal Division of the Accra High Court, where galamsey suspect Aisha Huang and four others are facing trial has been adjourned to November 22 because the trial judge, Justice Charles Ekow Baidoo, together with other judges, are undergoing training in how to …

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Keta Lagoon allocation may breed conflict – Togbi Sri III

BY RAMSON ACQUAH-HAYFORD THE AWOAMEFIA of the Anlo state in the Volta Region, Togbi Sri III, has cautioned the government against plans to allegedly demarcate the Ketu Lagoon for prospective investors, a move he describes as “not proper” and one that may bring crisis. “Mr President, information reaching us currently is …

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