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Akufo-Addo suspends Deputy Sports Minister

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has suspended from office, the Deputy Minister for Youth and Sports, Pius Enam Hadzide and the acting Director General of the National Sports Authority, Hon. Robert Sarfo Mensah with immediate effect. A statement by Communications Director Eugene Arhin stated that the decision has been taken …

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Akufo-Addo sacks EPA boss

President Nana Akufo-Addo has withdrawn the services of the acting Executive Director of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Peter Abum-Sarkodie, a statement from the presidency said. Abum-Sarkodie has been asked to hand over to the Deputy Director of the Agency in charge of Field Operations, John Pwamang on April 13, …

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Kofi Boateng eyes V/R NPP chair seat

FROM PATRICE SYLVESTER SELORMEY, HO pselormey2015@gmail.com A LEADING member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Kofi Boateng, has decided to contest the Volta regional chairmanship slot of the party in the April 20 Delegates Conference.   Mr Boateng, who was a former special assistant to former Volta Regional Minister, …

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Mahama’s ‘Obinim sticker’ Comment “Uppercut” – Bawa Mogtari

THE SPECIAL Aide to President John Dramani Mahama has mocked President Nana Akufo-Addo, saying Mr Mahama has knocked him out with the Obinim sticker jab. Joyce Bawa Mogtari, however, added the comment was a joke and must be taken as such. The former President, during a Unity walk in Wa …

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Ensure Ghana conforms to rules of world’s trade system – Akufo-Addo

PRESIDENT NANA Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has charged the newly-constituted board of the Ghana International Trade Commission (GITC) to ensure that Ghana conforms to the rules and regulations governing the world’s trade system.   According to President Akufo-Addo, the government has taken the decision that “we want our relations with other …

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Malaria prevention programmes integral to ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ agenda – Rebecca Akufo-Addo

THE FIRST Lady of Ghana, Mrs Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has stated that taking the necessary steps to vigorously fight malaria will have positive implications for human development and business and economic growth on the African continent. As a result, the realization of the ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ agenda can be achieved when …

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Help Liberia to succeed President Weah to President Akufo-Addo

THE PRESIDENT of Republic of Liberia, George M. Weah, has extended a passionate appeal to the Government of President Akufo-Addo and people of Ghana to help Liberia to progress and succeed.   “I am young, I agree, but you are my big brother, and I know that you will help …

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‘You and I are now here’

VICE-PRESIDENT DR MAHAMUDU Bawumia has teased a Justice of the Supreme Court, Justice William Atuguba. He did so when they met at the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in Accra on Friday to participate in the launch of the Tax and Good Governance Week 2018. Dr Bawumia, while running mate to …

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Eastern regional NDC chairman seeks re-election

BY KOJO ANSAH, E/R Mr Bismark Tawiah Boateng, E/R NDC Chairman THE EASTERN Regional Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Bismark Tawiah Boateng, has declared his intension to seek re-election. The controversial chairman came under attack by some party supporters after the 2016 election defeat of the …

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No US Military Base in Ghana – Prez Akufo-Addo

LAST Thursday, April 5, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo addressed the nation last on the controversial issue of his government allowing The United States to establish its military base in the country. DAILY HERITAGE reproduces the full statement by the President of the Republic in which he has affirmed, in …

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