Monday, August 3, 2020

We’ll review IMF programme – Osafo Marfo

Senior Minister-designate Yaw Osafo Marfo has stated emphatically that Ghana’s programme with the International Monetary Fund will be reviewed by the Akufo-Addo government. Ghana’s three-year agreement with the IMF will see the disbursement of a...

We’ll certainly borrow – Osafo Marfo

The Senior Minister-designate, Yaw Osafo Marfo has stated that the Akufo-Addo led administration will certainly borrow to help their agenda of resuscitating Ghana’s ailing economy. The former Finance Minister, however, stated that the NPP government...

We’ll test intelligence of Akufo-Addo’s nominees – Haruna Iddrisu

The Minority leader in Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu,  has said the  ministerial nominees who will be vetted today, Friday January 20,  will be subjected to intense scrutiny. “Today (Friday), offers us an irresistible opportunity as the...

Parliament grills Marfo, Dapaah, Ofori Atta

The Appointments Committee of Ghana’s Parliament will vet four ministerial nominees today. The four are Senior Minister-designate Yaw Osafo Marfo, Finance Minister-designate Ken Ofori Atta, Minister-designate for National Security Albert Kan Dapaah and Defense minister...

AFCON 2017: Dede Ayew doubtful against Mali

Andre Dede Ayew is likely to miss the game against Mali on Saturday due to suspected Malaria, according to exclusive information reaching Starr Sports. The deputy skipper, who scored the only goal against Uganda through a...

E/R: Eight dead, several others injured in gory accident

Eight passengers have died in a gory accident that occurred along the Akosombo to Kpone road in the Eastern region. Several others have been injured and hospitalized. Three persons died on the spot while five...

ECOWAS gives Jammeh last chance to resign

West African leaders have given Yahya Jammeh a final opportunity to relinquish power after Senegalese troops entered The Gambia. Mr Jammeh has been given until noon on Friday to leave office or be forced out...

Ghana’s decision to attack Jammeh laudable – Bani

Former interior minister Prosper Bani has lauded Ghana’s decision to send soldiers to The Gambia to force Yahya Jammeh out of power. Ghana has contributed 205 combat troops to augment ECOWAS’ troops being led by...

Jail looms as Gov’t reviews “stinking” $510m Ameri deal

The Nana Akufo-Addo-led administration has described the $510 million contract between Ghana and Africa and Middle East Resources Investment (AMERI) Group as a “stinker.” “It is a stinking deal,” a high profile personality at the...

BoG to issue new GH¢5 notes in March

New banknotes in five-cedi denominations will be unveiled in March by the Bank of Ghana, according to the Second Deputy Governor, Dr. Johnson Asiama. “The note will have new durable security features which can be...

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