Day: February 13, 2020

Abena News

World Radio day: Reverse the shutdown of Radio stations now – Sam George

Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram is calling for an immediate reversal of the actions government took last year, to shutdown radio stations across the country. According to him, the performance of the media under the Akufo-Addo-led government in the past three years has been compromised. He therefore called on Ghanaians to rise against these actions […]

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Sports

Sack Akonnor, dissolve ‘incompetent’ Black Stars management committee – GFA told

Outspoken football administrator, Abbey Pobey has released one of his usual ‘verbal missiles’, targeting the head coach of the Black Stars and some members of the team’s management committee. Abbey Pobey in a radio discussion called on the government and the GFA to remove Akonnor, Kuffour and George Amoako from their respective committees, arguing that […]

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Abena News

Dr Fidelis Landy, ardent critic of the Mahama administration writes: The Houdini change

I wrote against the Mahama administration because of corruption. NDC diehards would like me to use the word perceived corruption. But I would refuse because there was corruption all over the place. I stood against this corruption hoping for a change. The alternative was the NPP who promised us heaven and earth. I was sold […]

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Abena News

Voter roll: ‘Champion Atta’, ‘Jack Toronto’ Jean Mensa must take responsibility for any conflict – Mahama

Former President John Mahama has told Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Mrs Jean Mensa and her colleague commissioners to take responsibility for any conflict that befalls Ghana during the December general elections as a result of the compilation of a new register of voters. Speaking to some fisherfolk who visited him at his Accra office […]

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Abena News

New nat’l security policy in the offing – Kan-Dapaah

The Ministry of National Security is to introduce a National Security Policy document that runs for four years but subject to review at the beginning of each year. Minister Albert Kan-Dapaah told Parliament on Wednesday that the proposed document is expected to be ready before the end of the year, and that the yearly review […]

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Abena News

AKER/AGM Agreement Is “Highest Betrayal By Gov’t” – John Jinapor

Former Deputy Power Minister, John Jinapor says the AKER/AGM Energy Petroleum agreement is the highest level of betrayal by the current administration.  According to him, the deal smacks of corruption and raises serious transparency and accountability issues. Mr Jinapor, at a forum in Accra on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, said “indeed, the renegotiated deal was so bad […]

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Sports

Ghana Premier League Clubs To Receive US$30,000 Sponsorship Cash

Each club participating in the Ghana Premier League will receive an amount of US$30,000 as sponsorship from the StarTimes Television Broadcast Rights for the 2019/2020 season. This follows the release of a breakdown of the sponsorship funds by the Ghana Football Association. In total, the Ghana Premier League will receive US$700, 000 from the StarTimes […]

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Abena News

“Joker” Bawumia Behaves Like A ‘Magician’ – Asiedu Nketiah

General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress [NDC] has accused Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia of always making things up to ‘confuse’ Ghanaians. Mr. Johnson Asiedu Nketia claims the Second Gentleman of the land behavorial conduct depicts that of a “retired magician” – adding that, “he jokes a lot”. “He doesn’t bring out facts […]

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Abena News

Coup Plot: One Military Officer Discharged

It has emerged at the Criminal Division of the Accra High Court that, Col. Gershun Akpa, one of the six military components in the alleged coup plotters case where 10 persons are facing treasonable charges has been discharged. In court on Thursday, when Lawyer Victor Kojogah Adawudu moved a third bail application for them, the […]

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Abena News

‘I’ll Do All I Can To Make 2020 Elections Peaceful And Credible’ – Nana Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo with Togbe Kwaku Ayim (left), President, Ziavi Traditional Counci and Achibald Letse (right), Volta Regional Minister at the Jubilee House. President Nana Akufo-Addo has reiterated his commitment to superintend over a peaceful, free and fair elections in December. He is also assuring that he will do everything within his power […]

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