Day: January 25, 2020

Politics

Voter roll: EC boss’ll be first to suffer if things go bad – NDC Youth Org.

The National Youth Organiser of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr George Opare  Addo, has said the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Mrs Jean Mensa, would be the first person to suffer if violence erupts in the country, either in the run-up to the December polls or afterward. According to him, there […]

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Sports

Top 7 juju scandals that rocked Hearts-Kotoko clashes

Although some may disagree that superstition has no role to play in football, ardent followers and players of Ghana Premier League clubs Accra Hearts of Oak and Kumasi Asante Kotoko know it takes more than just playing to win. Sometimes the rule of form guide is defied because football is not just the physical play. […]

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Business

Our decision on new voters’ compilation final, January 30 meeting won’t change it – EC

The Electoral Commission (EC) has stated its decision to compile a new voters’ register for Ghana’s presidential and parliamentary elections in December is final, despite strong resistance against the last-minute move. According to the EC, the scheduled engagement with the 21-member Eminent Advisory Committee and the political parties next week is not to seek consensus […]

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Local News
Politics

“Transfer Miserable Remains Of Irrelevant CPP To The NDC” – Sekou Nkrumah

Son of Dr Kwame Nkrumah wants his father’s party, the Convention People Party [CPP] to join the largest opposition party, National Democratic Congress [NDC]. Sekou Nkrumah believes the current CPP is “useless” and has lost its relevance in the politics of Ghana. To him, the time has come for the CPP party to fold up […]

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Politics

“I Don’t See Her As Arrogant”; Jean Mensa’s EC Better Than Charlotte Osei’s – Dep Minister

Deputy Minister for Information, Pius Enam Hadzide has lauded the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Jean Mensa for being more transparent in electoral matters than her predecessor, Charlotte Osei. He said the NDC needs to stop attacking her because the current EC Chair has exhibited qualities that put her on a higher pedestal than the […]

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Business

Our Current Voter Management System Is Beyond Redemption – Kabila

Acting General Secretary of the opposition Convention People’s Party (CPP), James Kobina Bomfeh says the need for the Electoral Commission (EC) to compile new voters’ register is based on the fact that the current voter management system software has outlived its lifespan. According to him, the center cannot hold as those who brought the 2012 […]

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Business

Greedy NPP executives have deserted me – Kofi Adda

As the Member of Parliament (MP) for Navrongo Central Constituency in the Upper East Region, Joseph Kofi Adda, prepares earnestly to retain his seat, he has accused his constituency executivesof greed and ungratefulness. The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Monday January 20, 2020 opened nominations for both presidential and parliamentary aspirants ahead of the […]

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Business

AfroNation Deal is Akufo Addo’s only achievement – Bulldog

Artsite Manager Bulldog says the only good thing Akufo-Addo and his administration has done is signing a deal with AfroNation for five years. According to him, the move by government to see that the citizens are entertained is the right move. He, however, mentioned that apart from this, the government led by Akufo-Addo has done […]

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Business

The Salifu Dagarti story is a mixture of heroic professionalism and patriotism, but… – Part 1

One of his children, now an adult son in his early sixties, Issah Salifu, was my senior in secondary school; so the epic story of Superintendent Salifu Dagarti reads pretty personal to me (See “The Story of Supt. Salifu Dagarti; Man Who Took a Bullet for Kwame Nkrumah” Ghanaianmuseum.com / Ghanaweb.com 12/29/19). It reads very […]

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Business

Shooting of 2 Indian nationals an attempted assassination – Report

A chronology of events leading to what has been widely speculated as a robbery attempt on two Indian nationals at Tema Community 7 is beginning to unravel what was actually meant to be an assassination attempt. According to new revelations by Adomonline.com, the incident of December 27, 2019, was aimed at taking out the two […]

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