Day: February 22, 2020

Local News

I regret GBA boycott of 1992 constitution drafting – Former president

A former president of the Ghana Bar Association, Sam Okudzeto, says he’s regretted the decision of the association to boycott the drafting of the 1992 constitution. He says even though the association wasn’t happy about the groups that were participating in the consultative assembly, they should have stayed on to ensure the constitution was properly […]

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Local News

Akufo-Addo orders return of Ghanaian trucks from Nigerian border

All registered Ghanaian trucks refused entry into Nigeria will return to Ghana soon, 3news.com can report. This is on the orders of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. Speaking in an interview with 3news.com’s Komla Klutse, a Deputy Minister of Trades and Industry, Carlos Ahenkorah, said within the next two weeks all the trucks will be […]

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International News

Akufo-Addo orders return of Ghanaian trucks from Nigerian border

All registered Ghanaian trucks refused entry into Nigeria will return to Ghana soon, 3news.com can report. This is on the orders of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. Speaking in an interview with 3news.com’s Komla Klutse, a Deputy Minister of Trades and Industry, Carlos Ahenkorah, said within the next two weeks all the trucks will be […]

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International News

Don’t bring Ghanaian students home – Chinese ambassador advises govt

The Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Shi Ting Wang, on Thursday called on Ghana not to evacuate its nationals from China as the act will increase the risk of Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the Country. He said this was necessary as the long-distance international travel could possibly increase Ghana’s chances of COVID-19 infection just as […]

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Abena News

NDC slams Tarkwa-Nsuaem MP for disrespecting chiefs

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Constituency of the Western Region has slammed the Member of Parliament (MP) for the area, George Mireku-Duker for allegedly showing gross disrespect to the chiefs and people of Wassa Fiase Traditional Area. The NDC in a press conference addressed by its constituency secretary, Mr George Gad […]

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Abena News
Local News

“I’m Determined To Marry Voltarians – Prez Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has said he is determined to make the Volta Region and Voltarians his wife. In a riposte to a protest by Mr Kafui Agbleze, the Volta Regional Communication Officer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) about why the President and his deputy keep frequenting the region, Mr Akufo-Addo told the chiefs […]

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Politics

Give me four more years – Prez to Ghanaians

The campaign spirit for election 2020 came alive at Adaklu in the Volta Region when President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo appealed to Ghanaians to give him four more years to complete his vision for the country. With his slogan “4more4Nana”, the President said he was willing to serve the country for another four years to […]

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Abena News
Local News

Pay NHIS arrears now to avert a return to ‘cash and carry’ – GMA to gov’t

The Ghana Medical Association (GMA) has asked the government to promptly pay National Health Insurance claims to health facilities across the country. The GMA says failure of the government to pay the arrears can lead to a return of the ‘cash and carry’ system. Last week, the Health Insurance Service Providers Association of Ghana (HISPAG) […]

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Abena News
Local News

Endorsing a candidate: Judges should know better – Kwaku Azar

A US-based lawyer and professor of accounting Stephen Kwaku Asare (Kwaku Azar) has expressed shock that a Judge of the Superior court has publicly endorsed a candidate for political office in violation of the judicial code of conduct. His comment comes after Justice Clemence Jackson Honyenuga, who is sitting on the case involving the former […]

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Abena News
Local News

President Kufour leads delegation to Amematekpor’s funeral at Agbozume

The former President has led dozens of past and current government officials and members of Parliament to attend the final funeral rites of Tommy Amematekpor at Agbozume, Sukladzi in the Ketu South of the Volta Region. Some of the personalities who accompanied him are Kwadzo Npiani, for Chief of Staff, Addai Nimo for MP for […]

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