Tuesday, August 4, 2020

I sacked MMDCEs on Akufo-Addo’s orders – Mahama

The Minister-designate of Local Government and Rural Development Hajia Alima Mahama has told the Appointments Committee of Parliament she fired the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) on the orders of President Nana...
Shirley Ayorkor Botchey was all smiles during Nana's speech

Ghana’s foreign policy will be economic diplomacy — Ayorkor Botchwey

The Minister-designate for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey has stated that the country’s foreign policy under the administration of Nana Akufo-Addo will focus on economic diplomacy aimed at making the country’s...

I’m worried about Brexit — Ayorkor Botchwey

The Minister-designate for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey has expressed worry over Britain’s imminent exit from the European Union (EU). “I’m worried about Brexit,” she told Parliament’s Appointments Committee on Monday during...

I didn’t do national service – Ayorkor Botchwey

The Minister-designate for Foreign Affairs Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey has revealed that she did not undertake national service after her tertiary education. Appearing before Parliament’s Appointments committee Monday, the Member of Parliament for the Anyaa-Sowutuom constituency...

Heward-Mills causes controversy in SA over ‘gay’ sermon

The founder and Presiding Bishop of the Lighthouse Chapel International in Ghana, pastor Dag Heward-Mills has caused massive controversy in South Africa over a sermon on homosexuality. Bishop Heward-Mills who was preaching at a well-known...

Vetting: Osafo Marfo’s “cheeky” attitude unfortunate – Ablakwa  

The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has bemoaned the dismissive nature of Yaw Osafo Marfo, Senior minister-designate during his vetting Friday. Osafo Marfo answering a question from the former deputy education...

  Establishment of Independent prosecutor’s office constitutional – Prempeh  

Law Professor, H. Kwesi Prempeh, has defended the government’s proposed establishment of an Independent Prosecutor’s Office to deal with cases of corruption in the public sector. “I don’t think the idea itself…the idea of an...

Minority threatens legal action over Special Prosecutor’s office

The Minority in Parliament have hinted they will challenge the decision by the government to create a special prosecutor’s office. According to the minority, the move will be a breach of  Ghana’s constitution. The Akufo-Addo-led administration...

State Attorneys call off strike

State Attorneys have called off their three-month old strike after talks with President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. They have promised that they will deal swiftly with all pending cases at the court, left unattended due...

E/R: Juju scare grips teachers

Some new teachers transferred to the Soda D/A Junior High School in the Affram Plains South District of the Eastern region are living in a state of terror. The new teachers, who were transferred to...

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