Monday, October 14, 2019

ECOWAS troops enter Gambia, secure state house

Troops from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) have entered The Gambia without any resistance from the country's military. The troops have secured the State House, which is the seat of government. The ECOWAS...

I didn’t lie about ballot papers – Wontumi  

The Ashanti regional chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako, has rubbished reports that he lied during last month’s polls when he claimed that he had information that some thumb-printed...

I built my first 25-bedroom house at 22 – Wontumi

The Ashanti regional Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako popularly known as Chairman Wontumi has revealed that he is not into politics to make money. According to the NPP firebrand,...

Senegal troops move to Gambia border as Jammeh crisis grows

Senegalese troops have been seen moving towards the Gambian border in a show of force to pressure President Yahya Jammeh to stand down. Senegal gave him a midnight GMT deadline to quit and Nigeria has...

AFCON 2017: Injured Baba Rahman ruled out

The Black Stars’ hopes of winning an Africa Cup of Nation’s trophy for the fifth time has been dealt a massive blow after defender Baba Rahman was ruled out of the tournament on Wednesday. His...

Failing the disabled in remote Karni

Without sight. Limbless. Diminishing Hope. But Determined! They call it way of life here in Karni, a remote village far off the Upper West Regional capital, it may seem idyllic, but to many, it's the...

Bawumia pays surprise visit to Registrar General

Ghana’s vice president Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia paid a surprise visit to the Registrar-General’s Department on Wednesday to identify the bottlenecks bedeviling the State outfit. Dr. Bawumia interacted with owners of businesses and ordinary Ghanaians who...

PODCAST: Starr Mid-day News- January 18,2017

Making headlines in the Starr Midday News; Governing party  hits back at the opposition NDC over attacks on President Akufo Addo and justifies the plagiarism gaffee. Download and listen to the Starr Mid-day News...

Senior Minister portfolio unlawful – Mahama Ayariga

The Member of Parliament for Bawku Central Mahama Ayariga has stated that the Senior Minister position created by President Akufo-Addo is unconstitutional. In a letter addressed to the President, the former Information minister said Mr....

The Gambia’s Yahya Jammeh’s term extended by parliament

  The Gambia's parliament has extended President Yahya Jammeh's term, which is due to end on Thursday following his defeat in elections, by 90 days. It also approved his decision to declare a 90-day state of...