Sunday, September 15, 2019

Bawumia shifting focus with claims over Veep’s apartment – Apaak

Claims by Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia that the Mahama administration allotted a whopping $13.9million for the construction of an official residence for the vice president is merely an attempt to shift focus from...

Bribery scandal: Minority to demand public hearing  

The Minority in Parliament is set to demand a public hearing of the committee set up to investigate the bribery allegation against the appointments committee of the House. The move, according to StarrFMonline.com sources, is...

I apologise to Rawlings for lying against him – Amewu

The minister-designate for Lands and Natural Resources John Peter Amewu has apologised  to former President JJ Rawlings over his claim that the NDC founder called him on phone  following the victory of the New...

Joe Ghartey heads C’ttee to probe bribery scandal

A five-member ad hoc committee has been set up by Parliament to probe a bribery scandal against the chairman of the Appointments Committee. The Speaker Prof. Mike Oquaye ruled in favour of the setting up...

Ayariga’s bribery claim “colossal untruth” – Osei Owusu  

The chairman of Parliament’s Appointments Committee, Joseph Osei Owusu has described bribery allegations leveled against him by a member of the committee, Mahama Ayariga as “colossal untruth.” He thus requested the speaker of Parliament, Mike...

Speaker Oquaye speaks on bribery allegation

The Speaker of parliament Prof. Mike Oquaye is expected to make a formal statement on the floor of the House over calls to probe recent corruption allegations against parliament’s Appointments Committee. There is intensified pressure...

NPP supporters besiege Kumasi markets, seize tolls

Some supporters of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) have besieged markets in the Ashanti Regional capital, Kumasi to take over the collection of revenue. According to the NPP supporters, some of the current revenue...

VR: NPP begins vetting MMDCEs aspirants  

The Volta region branch of the governing New Patriotic Party has set in motion processes for the selection of new chief executives for all the 25 district assemblies in the region. To this end, the...

Bribery scandal: Circumstantial evidence irresistible – Inusah Fuseini

The Member of Parliament for Tamale Central Alhaji Inusah Fuseini has described as "irresistible" the evidence of an “untoward” circumstances in the scandal that has rocked parliament. According to him, events so far give him...

Bribery scandal: OccupyGhana calls for Police probe

Anti-graft group OccupyGhana has backed calls for a probe into the bribery scandal that has hit parliament. In a statement, the group said it is profoundly disturbed by the scandal and wants a Police investigations...