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I was always last in school but a wealthy man today – Wontumi

Ashanti Regional Chairman of NPP, Bernard Antwi Bosiako The Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party, Bernard Antwi Bosiako otherwise known as Chairman Wontumi, has caused a stir on social media in a latest video. The controversial politician is seen in the video saying although he was an average student in school, he is a wealthy person today. He recalled how his...

Attacks against Dr Nduom a politically motivated – PPP

The Progressive People’s Party (PPP) says the attack against its founder Dr Paa Kwasi Nduom is a face-saving exercise by government spearheaded by Central Bank Governor, Dr Ernest Addison. According to the party, several businesses owned by the Dr Nduom – who doubles as President of Groupe Nduom – including his bank were negatively impacted during the financial sector clean-up...

We’ve finished vetting, Nana Addo will name MMDCEs soon – John Boadu

The General Secretary of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), John Boadu, says the team that was put together to vet Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executive aspirants has completed its work and submitted its report to the President. Speaking to Citi News, Mr. Boadu said the committee did a very thorough job. In explaining what accounted for the delay in...

No plans to sanction persons who refuse COVID-19 vaccines – Oppong Nkrumah

Accra, March 10, GNA - The attention of the Ministry of Information has been drawn to a false publication by a number of reputable online portals and newspapers to the effect that Government will sanction persons who refuse to take the COVID-19 vaccine. A statement signed and issued Madam Munira Karim on Wednesday, said the report was false as government...

Yaw Boateng Gyan wants Duffuor to challenge Mahama for NDC flagbearership

The former National Organizer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Yaw Boateng Gyan, has stated that he wants former Finance Minister, Dr. Kwabena Duffour to contest the party’s flagbearship race for the 2024 elections. Dr. Duffour appears to be the only aspirant who will be joining the race to contest former President John Dramani Mahama in the next NDC presidential primaries,...

Education Minister Appointed Advisory Board Member Of University of California

The Minister for Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum, has been appointed to be a member of the Advisory Board of the Capacity Building Center (CBC) of the School of Education and Information Studies at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). With this appointment, which is for a five-year term, Dr Adutwum joins other team members from academia, practitioners and...

Dr Otchere Ankrah Slams Sammy Gyamfi Over Disparaging Remarks Against Speaker Of Parliament, MPs

Dr. Benjamin Otchere-Ankrah, a lecturer of the Central University in Accra has slammed the National Communications Officer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi for 'attacking' the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin and other MPs. Sammy Gyamfi after Parliament voted to confirm some ministerial nominees allegedly made some disparaging words against the MPs for 'betraying the party' In a post...

Your economic jargons do not reflect in the pocket of Ghanaians – NDC MP to government.

• Ibrahim Murtala Muhammed says Akufo-Addo's economic jargons do not reflect the pocket of Ghanaians • He said, Akufo-Addo should drift away from economics propaganda • He made these comments during a radio discussion Ibrahim Murtala Muhammed, NDC Tamale Central MP, has stated that the government's constant touting of economic achievements, does not reflect in the pockets of the ordinary Ghanaian. According to him,...

Stop selling Accra lands ‘unwisely’ – Regional Minister tell Ga chiefs

The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Henry Quartey has advised chiefs in the region to stop the indiscriminate selling of lands. He said that phenomenon is one of the banes of development in the region. Mr. Quartey said this at the 2021 Homowo Lecture series in Accra lamented the indiscriminate land sale coupled with the attendant issues of rent and land litigation. “The...

Fight against terrorism a collective one; ECOWAS will assist Burkina Faso – Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic and Chairperson of the Authority of Heads of States and Government of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has assured the Government and people of Burkina Faso of the commitment of the regional body towards winning the fight against terrorism and violent extremism. Commiserating with President Roch Marc Christian Kabore...