Day: March 11, 2020

Abena News

Naana Opoku Agyemang is Ghana’s worst Education Minister – NAPO

Minister of Education Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh has observed that his predecessor Professor Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang is the worst thing to have happened to education in Ghana as she presided over the worst educational statistics ever in the history of the country. According to him, she moved from radio station to another running down […]

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Abena News

UK Health Minister Contracts Coronavirus

The Health Minister of the United Kingdom (UK) has reportedly contracted the deadly coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The Minister, Nadine Dorries, according to reports, has been self-isolating herself due to the disease. Labour Member of Parliament,Rachael Maskell, is reported by the local press in the UK to have also stated that she has been urged to […]

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Politics

First Lady Cuts Sod For Anafo Market

The First Lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo has cut sod for the construction of the Anafo Market in the Cape Coast South Constituency. The project, which is funded by the Coastal Development Authority (CODA), is being implemented under the Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Programme (IPEP) of the Ministry for Special Development Initiatives. Speaking at the event, CEO […]

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Abena News

Kweku Baako Endorses Assibey Yeboah For New Juaben South Seat

Prominent Veteran Journalist Abdul Malik Kweku Baako has endorsed the candidature of MP for New Juaben South and Chairman of the Finance Committee of Parliament, Dr. Mark Assibey Yeboah. Dr. Assibey Yeboah is seeking re-election for the NPP April 25 primaries and was successfully vetted by the leadership of the party last week. In a […]

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Abena News

Allotey Jacobs Goes Beserk . . . Reveals NDC’s Clandestine Agenda Against Mahama

Former Central Regional Chairman of the largest opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) and now Social Commentator, Bernanrd Allotey Jacobs, has disclosed a hidden agenda by some kingpins within the opposition party. Contributing to a panel discussion on Peace FM‘s morning show ‘Kokrokoo’ Wednesday morning, Bernard Allotey Jacobs revealed currently, there are some elements within the camp […]

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Abena News
Sports

Kenpong advises Kotoko on how to handle Sogne Yacouba’s situation

Former board and management member of Kumasi Asante Kotoko, Kennedy Agyapong, who is popularly known as Kenpong, has advised management of the club to handle striker Sogne Yacouba’s contractual challenges with finesse and sensitivity. The astute business man, who served in the Herbert Mensah led management in 1999, and contributed significant amount of money, running […]

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Abena News

Bawumia sets social media ‘ablaze’ with new greeting style

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia on Tuesday introduced a new greeting style following the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus, COVID-19. If you may recall, President Akufo-Addo urged Ghanaians to stop shaking hands to avoid the spread of the virus. Attending the maiden edition of the Mobile Technology for Development (MT4D) Conference, organized by the Ghana Chamber of […]

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Abena News

How a Ghanaian Chief tricked the Danes in 1693, took their castle and later sold it back to them

Osu Castle, also known as Christiansborg Castle, is a castle located in Osu, Accra, Ghana. Christiansborg Castle was built by Danish colonialists in 1659 on a land obtained from Paramount Chief Okaikoi of the Ga ethnic group. Over the years, the fort was juggled between the Portuguese, Swedish and Danish. Sometimes it was taken over […]

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