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Africa needs ‘dictatorship’ – Musician Sarkodie

Celebrated rapper Sarkodie has stormed micro-blogging site twitter to express disappointment at how Africa and Africans are being “oppressed” by the West, and also suggesting measures to curb the situation. “These systems were never built for us so therefore we can’t benefit from it. The world is surviving on us but we suffer. They broke us up so they can ... Read More »

Disabled man prevented from entering Ghana Parliament

A disabled man with the Right to Information (RTI) Coalition has been prevented from entering parliament to observe proceedings. The group had stormed parliament on Friday to urge parliamentarians to fast-truck work on the RTI bill which was been in the house for over a decade. However, Alex Tetteh was denied entry into the public gallery of parliament because he cannot stand ... Read More »

NDC flagbearer aspirants ‘cry’ over hefty GHc400,000 filing fee

Some flagbearer aspirants of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) are unhappy about the party pegging its filing fee at a whopping GHc400,000. The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the NDC Thursday agreed that all male flagbearer aspirants will pay GHc400,000 as filing fee. It was also agreed at the meeting that female flagbearer aspirants will pay GHc200,000, while persons with disability who ... Read More »

I stand better chance of winning 2020 election for NDC — Spio Garbrah

A flag-bearer aspirant of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Ekwow Spio Garbrah, has said the NDC has a brighter chance of winning the 2020 general election if he is elected as the party’s flag bearer. He stated that: “What is important is for the party to elect me, the most experienced among all those who have expressed interest ... Read More »

One thousand Police officers deployed for NPP conference in Koforidua

One thousand police personnel have so far been deployed to the Eastern Regional capital, Koforidua, to ensure safety and protect lives and property during and after the National Delegates Conference of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP). The police personnel have been drawn from four regions to undertake such exercise from Friday July 7 to Sunday July 8, 2018. The ... Read More »

Photos: NDC bigwigs visit late vice president Amissah-Arthur’s family

The opposition of National Democratic Congress’ minority members of parliament led by Minority Chief Whip Alhaji Muntaka Mubarak  paid a visit to the family of the late Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur who died in Accra this morning. The sudden death of the former vice president compelled the Minority members to take time out of their schedule and visit his house ... Read More »

Former Vice President Amissah-Arthur dead at 67

Former Vice President of the Republic of Ghana, Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has died. Mr. Amissah-Arthur is reported to have collapsed at the Air Force Gym early Friday and was rushed to the 37 Military Hospital where he was pronounced dead. He was 67. Profile of Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur: Paa Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur, born April 29, 1951, was an economist, ... Read More »

EC boss, two deputies sacked

President of the republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has sacked the electoral commissioner, Charlotte Osei, together with her two deputies. The decision for the dismissal follows a recent allegation of corruption filed against Charlotte Osei at the Supreme Court. There are claims that President Akufo-Addo handed to Charlotte Osei the dismissal letter after meeting her secretly at the Presidency. “The ... Read More »

Forgive us – NDC leadership begs grassroots members

The leadership of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has asked for forgiveness from grassroots members as it seeks to mend the cracks within the party that led to the party’s humiliating defeat in the 2016 general elections. Member of Parliament for Sagnarigu and Minority NDC Spokesperson, Allhaji ABA Fuseini admitted that there is a disconnect within the party, adding ... Read More »

Mahama drops hint on running for President again in 2020

Former President John Dramani Mahama has given the strongest indication yet that he’s going to contest the Presidency in the 2020 general polls. According to him, he has reflected on the numerous calls by the party’s teeming supporters and sympathizers to declare his intention to contest in 2020; adding “I have listened to your calls” Mahama who has been silent ... Read More »