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MCC commends Akufo-Addo over successful presidency in first year

THE ACTING President of the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), Mr Jonathan Nash, has congratulated the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on the stellar work he had done, within the short space of his first year in office, in turning around the fortunes of the Ghanaian economy. Describing …

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‘We are building a resilient economy’-Akufo Addo

THE PRESIDENT of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the work being undertaken by his government, over the course of his first year in office, is leading to the building of a resilient and robust economy, which will take Ghana to a situation beyond aid. According to President Akufo-Addo, …

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Do not ignore Africa-Prez Akufo-Addo appeals to US governors

THE PRESIDENT of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has urged Governors of the United States of America not to ignore Africa, stating his belief that “this can be Africa’s century.” According to President Akufo-Addo, growth in Africa, in 2015 was second only to that of Asia, adding that six …

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Dev’t galore at Agona East as MP commissions 3 community centres, cuts sod for another 3

THE MEMBER of Parliament (MP) for Agona East, Queenstar Obaatanpa Maame Pokuah Sawyerr has commissioned three community centres at Agona Aboano, Agona Domoki and Agona Anomabo, as well as cut the sod for the commencement of another three at Kow Afedzie, Mensah Kwaa and Agona Brahabekome, all in the Agona …

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JJ, Nketia punch NDC MP over Abuga Pele’s solidarity comment

THE OPPOSITION National Democratic Congress (NDC) has disassociated itself from the comment made by its Member of Parliament (MP) for Odododiodoo Constituency, Nii Lantey Vanderpuye about the conviction of former National Coordinator of the Ghana Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Development Agency (GYEEDA), Mr Abuga Pele. The MP, in an interview …

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‘Strange’ register pops up in Ho Central NPP polls

FROM PATRICE SYLVESTER SELORMEY- HO pselormey2015@gmail.com THE ELECTION Committee constituted to supervise the conduct of the Ho Central Constituency branch of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) delegates conference to elect officers to run the party for the next four years has failed to live up to expectation, says contestants in …

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Cracks in New Juaben South NPP deepen

BY KOJO ANSAH THE KOFORIDUA Circuit Court ‘B’ has granted bail to the four accused persons including New Juaben South Organiser of the New Patriotic Party arrested for allegedly attacking and robbing the constituency secretary, Mr Isaac Adjabeng. The four accused – Obeng Manu, constituency organiser, Alex Owusu (Gunta), Rolland Opoku …

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Minority MPs console family of late Super OD

MINORITY MEMBERS of Parliament (MPs) have consoled the family of late comedian, Asonaba Kwaku Darko, known in showbiz as Super OD. The MPs, presented cartons of canned soft drinks, boxes of mineral water and undisclosed amount as the caucus’ contribution towards the one-week observation of the late member of the famous …

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GYEEDA ROT: Jailed Assibit to appeal sentence, Abuga Pele to spend six years in prison

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh                                                                             THE FORMER National Coordinator of the Ghana Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Development Agency GYEEDA, Mr Abuga Pele and businessman, Philip Akpeena Assibit have been sentenced to share 18 years jail term for defrauding the State. Mr Assibit, who was the Project Coordinator of Goodwill International Group …

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NPP primaries: Abura-Asebu Women Organiser dies soon after winning

Tragedy hit the New Patriotic Party in the Central region when the Women Organiser-Elect for the Abura-Asebu Kwamankese constituency died moments after being sworn into office Saturday. The deceased, Elizabeth Gaizie, who stood unopposed complained of dizziness moments after her swearing in and was ushered unto her seat to relax …

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