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Speaker Summons MPs Over ‘Cash For Seat’ Claims

The Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Aaron Oquaye, has summoned Members of Parliament to consider a motion calling for investigation into allegation of extortion of business expatriates by the Trade and Industry Ministry. The motion, signed by 80 minority MPs, want a full scale parliamentary probe into the matter after …

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CHRAJ: Ofori-Atta Breached Processes In Issuance Of $2.25bn Bond

The Commission on Human Rights and Administration Justice (CHRAJ), has exonerated the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta of conflict of interest in the issuance of the $2.25bn bond early this year. In a 140-page report, following weeks of investigation, after it was called to look into the matter by a petitioner, …

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Akufo-Addo Congratulates George Weah

Ghana’s President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has congratulated President-elect of Liberia George Oppong Weah. With nearly all ballots from Tuesday’s run-off vote counted, the former football star is well ahead of opponent Joseph Boakai with more than 60% of the vote. In a Facebook post, Mr. Akufo-Addo wrote “Warm congratulations …

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‘We Don’t Need A Flag Bearer Now, We Need To Reorganise’-Amissa Arthur

former Vice President, Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has said that the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) must reorganise now before thinking of who to lead them in the 2020 elections. He explained that the party in its current state is disorganized, and does not need the battle for positions now. “We …

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‘Prosecutions Of Corrupt Officials To Start Next Year’- Akufo Addo

President Akufo-Addo has said no one should tag his administration as one that is interested in witch hunting when prosecution of corrupt officials start in 2018. Nana Addo says his government’s commitment to fighting corruption will be made evident in 2018 when the office of special prosecutor fully takes effect. …

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Senior Minister ‘Most Corrupt Politician’ In Ghana- Former NDC MP

A former Deputy Minister under the previous Mahama administration has described Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo Maafo as the “most corrupt politician” ever. According to Murtala Mohammed, Osafo Maafo has allegedly managed to construct a building a few months after his appointment as Senior Minister. He argues that the Minister must …

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Spio-Garbrah In Trouble

A youth group of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), calling itself ‘NDC Diehards’ is mounting pressure on Dr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah to withdraw a statement he made that the NDC needs a new face other than former President Mahama for the 2020 presidential elections. The group has also attacked the former …

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George Weah Elected Liberia’s President

Reports emerging from many social media platforms indicate that former Liberian international football player, George Tawlon Manneh Oppong Ousman Weah, has been voted as the 25th president of Liberia. Many news agencies and online sites have started calling the elections in favor of the former AC Milan footballer. The president-elect …

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‘Ghana Has Been Sold To Western Powers’- Kennedy Agyapong Spits Fire

Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, has blamed Ghana’s slow growth and development on failure by successive political leadership to fully attain economic freedom from the West. Speaking on Adom TV’s morning show, “Badwam” on Tuesday 26th December 2017, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) firebrand argued the situation …

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Akufo Addo Messing Up Economy-Amissah Arthur

Former Vice-President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has said bad leadership, coupled with the introduction of amateurish and panic-measure financial policies by the New Patriotic Party administration have destroyed the economy. According to him, the NPP government could have done much better in one year adding that what Ghanaians expect from the current …

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