Thursday , February 22 2018
Home / Politics (page 74)

Politics

Military will take over disputed Alavanyo-Nkonya lands – Defense Minister

The Minister for Defense, Hon. Dominic Nitiwul, Thursday, disclosed to Parliament that plans are far advanced for the State to take over the disputed Alavanyo-Nkonya lands and hand it over to the military. According to him, the said lands would be used as a training school for men and women …

Read More »

READ: Tribute by widow to Major Maxwell Adam Mahama

Tribute of the Barbara Mahama, wife of slain Major Maxwell Adam Mahama has been made public ahead of his burial on Friday June 9, 2017. READ BELOW. To my king Hebrews 13:14 New Living Translation (NLT) For this world is not our permanent home; we are looking forward to a …

Read More »

EIB Network, GAF hold vigil for Major Mahama tonight

The State Protocol Office has outlined details of the Late Major Maxwell Adam Mahama’s funeral Service. The deceased will be given a State burial with full Military Honours at the Osu Military Cemetery after a burial service at the forecourt of the State House tomorrow. A vigil will be held …

Read More »

Mayweather’s arrival in Ghana will draw investors

BY RAMSON ACQUAH-HAYFORD AMERICAN BOXER Floyd Mayweather, one of the greatest boxers of all time, will be is set to arrive in the country from Thursday, June 15, to begin his ‘The Undefeated Tour’ in Greater Accra and the Ashanti regions. In a press conference in Accra to officially announce …

Read More »

School named after IGP’s grandpa in a mess

Pupils learn ICT with mobile phones BY KOJO ANSAH NANA APEATU D/A Junior High School (JHS) located at Amanase in the Ayensuano District of the Eastern Region is in a deplorable state and bereft of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) facilities which has compelled the teachers to teach ICT with …

Read More »

Lawyer Sosu fights back: Appeals against Legal Council’s decision

BY PHILIP ANTOH   |    y.antoh@yahoo.com FOLLOWING THE four-year ban placed on human rights lawyer, Mr Francis Xavier Sosu, by the General Legal Council (GLC) over excessive and overestimation charges, as well as advertisement of his services against rule 2(4) of the legal profession, the lawyer has filed two …

Read More »

Ofori-Atta defends $2.25 bond deal and accuses Minority of manufacturing integrity deficit to scare investors

BY STEPHEN ODOI-LARBI THE MINISTER for Finance, William Ken Ofori-Atta, on Wednesday [yesterday] appeared before the Parliament of Ghana and told Members that transparency characterised the processes that led to the issuance of the 15- and 7-year $2.25 billion bond with a coupon rate of 19.75% on April 3, 2017. …

Read More »

WAEC is being insensitive

REV SAMUEL Olenu, Head of the West African Examination Council (WAEC), Ghana has stated that the Examination Council will not give pupils who missed out on the first two papers –English and Religious and Moral Studies –  the opportunity to write the papers. The over 200 Basic Education Certificate Examination …

Read More »

School feeding caterers boycott cooking

BY PHILIP ANTOH   |    y.antoh@yahoo.com FOLLOWING THE failure on the part of the government to pay monies owed caterers of the school feeding programme, the cooks have laid down their tools effective this month. The caterers’ agitations began last year but got out of hand last month and …

Read More »

JB’s murder…: Police dump informant

•  My life in danger, he says BY FRANCISCA EMEFA ENCHILL THE INFORMANT who divulged sensitive information that led to the arrest of the suspect accused of murdering Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu, then Member of Parliament (MP) for Abuakwa North, has disclosed that his life is in danger. The informant (name …

Read More »