Day: September 15, 2020

Abena News

Rawlings: I never stole in office, never conspired against Mills

Former President Jerry John Rawlings says it is his integrity and abhorrence for thievery and lying that ensured that he stayed in office for almost nineteen years. “I did not come to public office to steal and never did. We had to go through a lot of sacrifices to get to today as a country, […]

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Local News

Kyekyewere: 10 dead, 80 injured in crash between two buses and cargo truck

General NewsOne of the mangled buses At least 11 persons have been reported dead in a dawn accident which occurred at Kyekyewere in the Eastern Region on the Accra-Kumasi Highway. The accident occurred around 4 am on Tuesday, 15 September 2020. According to the Director of the Ayensuano National Disaster Management Organisation, Mr Joseph Okai Gyan, […]

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Abena News

‘If you cannot raise GH¢100,000 then please get out’ – Obiri Boahen tells presidential aspirants

Click to read all about coronavirus → Nana Obiri Boahen, the NPP’s Deputy General Secretary, has urged persons who wish to contest for the December general elections to get out of the contest if they believe the filing fee is too high for them to raise. According to him, it is “immaterial” for any political […]

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Abena News

Free, fair elections foundation for nat’l cohesion – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said the conduct of a free, fair, and transparent election and one whose result is beyond dispute, forms a good basis for strengthening cohesion amongst the Ghanaian citizenry, and preventing needless disputations. Speaking at the Annual Conference of the Ghana Bar Association, albeit through virtual means, on Monday, 14th September […]

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Sports

Messi tops Forbes highest earning footballer list, CR7 second

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has topped the Forbes list for highest-earning footballers in 2020. Forbes estimated Messi’s yearly earnings at $126m (£97.2m) with Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo second on $117m (£90.3m). Neymar was in third with Paris St-Germain team-mate Kylian Mbappe fourth. Three Premier League players – Mohamed Salah, Paul Pogba and David de Gea – made […]

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Abena News

Contempt: Ken Agyapong hauled before High Court

The New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Member of Parliament for the Assin Central Constituency, Mr Kennedy Agyapong, has been summoned by a High Court judge, Justice Amos Wuntah Wuni, for contempt. Mr Agyapong is alleged to have “insulted” the judge and, by extension, the court in an ongoing land case. On Wednesday, 2 September 2020, the maverick […]

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