Day: February 3, 2020

Politics

Are you wiser than Crown Court which withheld names – Sammy Gyamfi barks

The National Democratic Congress stands by its posture that ex-government officials being accused of bribery in the Airbus controversies are innocent and are being wrongly accused. A London High Court found Airbus guilty, and imposed a fine of three billion pounds (£3bn) as penalties. The prosecutor stated in court: “Between July 1, 2011 and June […]

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Abena News

University of Ghana Medical Centre appoints Dr Anim-Boamah as Medical Director

Dr Kwame Anim-Boamah has been appointed Medical Director of the University of Ghana Medical Centre (UGMC). Dr Anim-Boamah is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist who until his new appointment, was the Medical Director of the Eastern Regional Hospital in Koforidua. During his tenure as the Medical Director of the Eastern Regional Hospital in 2013, the […]

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Abena News

Ghana cedi ranked best performing currency in the world against the dollar – Bloomberg

Ghana’s cedi, the world’s best-performing currency against the dollar this year, extended its advance on Monday as investors await a Eurobond sale that would bolster the government’s coffers. The currency of the world’s second-biggest cocoa producer has strengthened 3.9% in 2020, the most among more than 140 currencies tracked by Bloomberg, a turnaround from last […]

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Abena News

NDC’s financial records unmatched – Terkper

A former Finance Minister under the erstwhile John Mahama-led administration, Seth Tekper, has said that the financial performance and records of the former government are unmatched.  According to him, Mr Mahama’s administration exhibited prudent financial management compared to the current government, as records are there to show. Mr Terkper noted that the programmes being implemented […]

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Sports

Infantino wants Afcon every 4 years

Infantino wants Afcon every 4 years February 02, 2020 Sports News Infantino – Fifa president FIFA president Gianni Infantino has proposed that the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) be held every four years instead of every two and wants to create a pan-African Super League with 20 permanent member clubs. The FIFA president, speaking at […]

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Abena News

Reconsider decision on UNIPASS takeover – IMANI to government

MANI Ghana, a policy think tank, has called on the government to reconsider its decision on the takeover of the single window operations at Ghana’s ports by UNIPASS. According to IMANI, the untested UNIPASS system, when deployed, would disrupt the paperless system, destroy the gains chalked up so far and the government would lose millions […]

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Abena News

FLASHBACK: I feel sorry for Mahama and Ghana – Dr Nduom

Founder of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom under the John Mahama administration noted with concern, the poor state of the Ghanaian economy as well as the president’s appointments. The report which was originally published by graphic.com.gh made reference to Dr Nduom’s Facebook post in which he lamented the dwindling state of […]

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Abena News

Kenya pleads with Ghana to design double-track system for its educational sector

The Government of Kenya has applauded Ghana’s implementation of the double-track system which has seen enrollment into the Senior High School and some other second cycle institutions double over the past two years. It has accordingly, requested from the Government of Ghana, technical support and the design of a double track system to be rolled […]

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Abena News

Lawyer Phillp Addison dragged into dirty forgery case involving US$2 million

Lawyer Philip Addison, the lead counsel for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the 2012 election petition case, has been caught up in a nasty criminal case, involving a client by name, Francis Tachie Menson, who is currently before the Police Criminal Investigation Department (CID) over issues related to forgery of documents. Francis Tachie Menson, […]

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Abena News

Kennedy Agyapong exposes Abronye DC’s plot to oust Dormaa West MP

Member of Parliament (MP) for Assin Central Kennedy Agyapong has blown the cover of Bono Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Kwame Baffoe alias Abronye DC’s plot to oust the incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) for Dormaa West Ali Maiga Halidu. Mr Agyapong on NET 2 Television monitored by MyNewsGh.com wondered why Abronye […]

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