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I received Ghc40 ‘salary’ from parliament- MP

Former Minister of State at the presidency in-charge of Social and Allied Institutions during the John Mahama administration, Comfort Doyoe Cudjoe-Ghansah has disclosed she once received GH¢40 each month from Parliament as ‘salary’ after deductions from her salary, whiles serving as a legislator and a Minister. According to the National …

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We’ll help Ghana, others to remove anti-gay laws – UK gov’t

The United Kingdom has taken the blame for introducing anti-gay laws in former colonies such as Ghana. The UK government says it is thus ready to help such countries rewrite their laws to accommodate gays. The British Prime Minister, Theresa May, while addressing the Commonwealth heads of government meeting in …

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Education still a priority in Agona East Constituency- MP

The Member of Parliament for Agona East, -Queenstar Maame Pokuah Sawyerr fulfilled a promise she made to selected schools in her constituency, to provide them with dual desks. The distribution started with Agona Akwakwaa AEDA school benefiting 100 dual desks out of 500 the MP provided. Pokuah Sawyerr provided the …

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I won’t step down, Akufo-Addo can’t treat me like Afoko – Stephen Ntim

The campaign team of Alhaji Abubakar Abdul-Raman, popularly known as Alhaji Short who is contesting in the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) national chairmanship race has launched a verbal attack on Mr Stephen Ntim for suggesting that he [Alhaji Short] was not known in the party. In a leaked audio, …

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Inusah Fuseini, others to face CID today over ‘double salary’ saga

Some Members of Parliament who reportedly received double salary while serving as ministers in the Mahama government have been summoned again by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) for questioning today [Tuesday]. Some NDC MPs were criticized over allegations that they received double salaries while serving as both Members of Parliament …

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Africa’s poor economies cause of worsening migration – Akufo Addo

President Akufo Addo has said that the increasing number of Africans migrating to Europe and elsewhere, is as a result of the unattractive economies in their respective countries. Nana Akufo Addo said the resultant hardship in those countries are factors that force many African youths to leave the continent for Europe and …

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Maj. Mahama trial adjourned again as juror ‘abandons’ panel

There was drama in court today [Monday], as one of the jurors selected to be part of a jury for the trial of those accused of the murder of Major Maxwell Mahama, pulled out of the panel. The juror, who was selected to complete the seven-member panel, begged the court …

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You can’t hold post in new MMDAs if you aren’t NPP – Commey

The Director of Operations at the Presidency Lord Commey has sworn to stop the appointment of individuals not affiliated to the ruling government in the newly created Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs). The Akufo-Addo-led New Patriotic Party (NPP) government has created 38 new MMDAs across the country, bringing the …

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There’s NPP headquarters at Jubilee House – Commey

The Director of Operations at the Presidency Lord Commey has revealed in an address to supporters of the governing New Patriotic party (NPP) that the party has its headquarters annex at the Jubilee House. “In the Jubilee House we have the NPP headquarters there,” stated Commey who is a former …

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God has ‘chosen’ me, I’ll make Ghana Africa’s Switzerland – Prof. Alabi

A presidential hopeful of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Professor Joshua Alabi, is convinced that he has been hand-picked by God to turn around the fortunes of Ghana and make it the Switzerland of Africa. Speaking on Eyewitness News’ Point Blank segment, Prof. Alabi said this reason, alongside his patriotism, gave him cause …

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