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Bawumia is an ‘obvious choice’ for me; Alan or Akoto should be his running mate – NPP Greater Accra chairman Agorhom

The Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Divine Otoo Agorhom, has said left to him alone, Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia should become the next flag bearer of the party ahead of the 2024 polls and be partnered by any of the other frontrunners in the race such as Trades Minister, Alan Kyeremateng or Agric Minister Dr. ... Read More »

Asamoah Gyan joins Akufo-Addo to Dubai Expo 2020 to woo investors to Ghana

Ghana legend Asamoah Gyan is among a delegation led by President Nana Akufo-Addo to the Dubai Expo 2020. The former Black Stars captain, who spent five years playing in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is one of the representatives to help bring more investors into Ghana. Earlier in the week, the 36-year-old was honoured by UAE giants and his former club Al ... Read More »

Roman Abramovich sanctioned, assets frozen, Chelsea to operate on restricted basis

They just couldn’t leave it well alone, for just a few more days, could they? They just had to do something five days before the reported bidding deadline, after not doing anything for nearly two weeks. Today, the UK government have (finally) sanctioned Roman Abramovich for being “associated with a person who is or has been involved in destabilising Ukraine and ... Read More »

Politics should not blind your love for Ghana – Zanetor Rawlings

The NDC Member of Parliament for Klottey Korle, Dr. Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings, has urged young people not to allow the allure of politics to affect their level of nationalism – love for Ghana. Dr. Agyeman-Rawlings said as young adults, our highest aspirations must be to the benefit of Ghana. The words of the national anthem and pledge, she indicated, must resonate ... Read More »

Supreme Court throws out Assin North MP’s applications

The Supreme Court has dismissed two applications filed by Assin North MP, James Gyakye Quayson. The lawmaker had asked the Court to set aside a decision of the Cape Coast Court of Appeal. He had also wanted the Supreme Court to put on hold his appeal of a High Court decision that nullified his election as a legislator. The Cape ... Read More »

A bag of cement to sell at Gh¢55 from next week

Barring any last minute change the price of a 50-kilo bag of cement is expected to sell at GH¢55 (fifty-five Ghana Cedis) per bag from next week. A bag of cement is currently selling at a price range of ¢45 to ¢55 Ghana in Accra. According to a news report by Myjoyonline.com, a bag of cement will however sell at ¢60 ... Read More »

Sickle cell: Canada based Ghanaian Pediatric Haematologist Prof. Isaac Odame calls for NHIS to cover Hydroxyurea

A Ghanaian Pediatric Haematologist at  Toronto, Canada Prof. Isaac Odame has called on the government to ensure that the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) covered Hydroxyurea, a drug used for the treatment of sickle cell in the country. That he said, would make the drug available to all across the country to treat children born with sickle cell and prevent ... Read More »

Ashaiman MP Ernest Norgbey donates 1,500 exercise books, cash prize to Bright Brains Aflatoun Academy

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Ashaiman, Hon. Ernest Norgbey has donated one thousand, five hundred (1,500) pieces of exercise books and a cash sum of money to the overall best school in the cadet corps category, Bright Brains Aflatuon Academy located at Ashaiman Jericho yesterday during the celebration of this year’s 65th  independence day anniversay of Ghana held in the ... Read More »

Four NPP MPs file motion for probe into Atta-Mills’ death

Four members of the Majority group in Parliament have filed a private member’s motion seeking the constitution of a bi-partisan group to probe the death of the late President John Evans Atta-Mills. The group behind this motion is led by Majority Chief Whip, Frank Annoh Dompreh. It is unclear what the grounds for the probe are, but if the motion ... Read More »

Oliver Mawuse Barker-Vormawor charged with treason felony; remanded in police custody for 2 weeks

An Ashaiman District Court has remanded into police custody one of the convenors of the #FixTheCountry movement, Mr. Oliver Mawuse Barker-Vormawor for two weeks. The police Monday charged Mr. Barker-Vormawor with treason felony. The court presided over by Mrs. Eleanor Kakra Barnes-Botchway, denied a bail application saying the court did not have jurisdiction to grant the accused bail per the ... Read More »