Month: July 2020

Abena News

Legal tussle impedes progress of $84m Pokuase interchange

Click to read all about coronavirus → A massive legal tussle is threatening to stall the progress and completion of the $84 million four-tier Pokuase Interchange in the Ga West Municipality of the Greater Accra region. The completion date of the interchange has had to be postponed a couple of times for various reasons, with […]

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Abena News

NDC replies Bawumia with 60 achievements of Mahama

The main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) says it is ready for the comparison of achievements challenge being advanced by Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia. The Vice President in a Facebook post on Tuesday published what he says are 50 achievements of President Nana Akufo-Addo which make him superior to former President John Mahama. The […]

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Abena News

2 incumbent NPP MPs have deserted party after their defeat – Vice-Chairman bemoans

Click to read all about coronavirus → The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has bemoaned the conduct of some Members of Parliament (MPs) on their side as the party is poised to retain political party after the December 7 general elections The leadership of the party in the Ashanti Region has therefore accused the Manhyia North MP Hon. Collins […]

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Abena News

Mahama promises to pay customers of collapsed financial institutions if elected on Dec 7

Click to read all about coronavirus → Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for the next election, John Mahama, has promised to pay customers of all collapsed financial institutions their locked up funds if given the nod on December 7, 2020. “I weep for the many who have lost their jobs, the many who have lost […]

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Abena News

President Condemns Killing of 90-year Old Woman At Kafaba

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has condemned the killing of Akua Denteh, a 90-year old woman at Kafaba in the East Gonja municipality of the Savannah region. According to President Akufo-Addo, he has tasked the police administration in the Savannah region to ensure that the perpetrators are brought to book for justice to be served […]

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Politics

Maiden statement by Prof Opoku-Agyemang at her UPSA unveiling

Click to read all about coronavirus → Below is the full speech of Prof Naana Opoku-Agyemang at an event to outdoor her as John Mhama’s running mate for the December elections. MAIDEN STATEMENT BY PROF. NAANA JANE OPOKU-AGYEMANG, NDC RUNNING MATE TO H.E. JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA FOR ELECTION 2020 ON THE OCCASSION OF HER OUTDOORING […]

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Abena News

IGP Despatches Homicide Experts To Hunt For Killers Of 90-Year-Old ‘Witch’

The Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Mr. James Oppong-Boanuh, has despatched homicide experts from the National Police headquarters to the Savannah region, to help search for the murderers of Madam Akua Denteh, the 90-year-old woman who was beaten to death at Kafaba near Salaga for allegedly being a witch. The move by the Police follows widespread […]

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Politics

Akufo-Addo’s 14th address to the nation on measures to fight coronavirus

Click to read all about coronavirus → Fellow Ghanaians, good evening. I am happy that I have the opportunity this evening to engage with you, again, in your homes. I want, at the outset, to thank all of you for your prayers and expressions of good wishes when doctors advised me to go into quarantine […]

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International News

Foreign Students Will Not Be Admitted For Online Programmes – US

   The United States announced Friday, July 24, that it will not take in any new foreign students seeking online-only study. The policy change was announced in a statement by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). This announcement comes after the US rescinded a hotly contested order to expel those already in the US and preparing for online study because of […]

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Local News

Voters Reg.: Insults, guns, knives being exploited by politicians to mar the exercise – Opuni-Frimpong

Click to read all about coronavirus → A preliminary report by the Alliance for Christian Advocacy Africa has cited political actors within the Ghanaian space, mostly as, perpetrators of violence and tension in the ongoing voters registration through their continuous manipulation of the process. The group, comprising about 100 pastors from various denominations, have been […]

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