Day: October 1, 2020

Abena News

Atebubu Zongo chief ‘hot’ as Traditional Council summons him over Mahama’s visit

The Atebubu Traditional Council has summoned the Zongo Chief, Sufailu Moro Osman over former President John Dramani Mahama‘s visit to his palace. The summon, the Traditional Council reveals is to ascertain the circumstances surrounding Mr. Mahama’s visit to his palace on September 17, 2020, at the blind side of the traditional leaders. Speaking exclusively to Ghanaweb, […]

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International News

US Presidential debate: Rules to change after Trump-Biden spat

The commission that oversees US presidential debates says it will change the format to ensure the remaining two encounters between Donald Trump and Joe Biden are more orderly. One new measure could be to cut the microphones if the candidates try to interrupt each other, US media report. The announcement follows Tuesday’s ill-tempered debate that […]

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Abena News

Okada riders demand licence fee reduction under NDC

Okada riders in Twifo-Praso in the Central Region have urged the next administration of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to ensure that the cost of acquiring a licence for riding a motorbike is drastically reduced. While Okada operators (motorbikers who transport passengers for a fee) across the country have already declared their support for the […]

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Abena News

Benkumhene of Drobo endorses Mahama

The Benkumhene of Drobo Traditional Area and Odikro of Baano No. 2, Nana Okofo Darteh II, has advised his people to vote for the presidential candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama, in the December 7 presidential election. This, according to the chief, is to enable Mr Mahama complete projects abandoned […]

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Politics

We’ll deal with Togolanders – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the government will deal with the secessionist groups advocating independence of the Volta region as Western Togoland. Speaking for the first time about the attacks of these groups in some parts of the Volta region in recent times, Nana Akufo-Addo said: “It is just a handful of people; these […]

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Abena News

Bernard Mornah loses PNC chairmanship seat, David Apasera elected flagbearer

Bernard Mornah has lost his bid to retain the chairmanship position of the People’s National Convention (PNC) on Wednesday at the party’s National Delegates Conference which saw the election of David Apasera as the new flagbearer of the party for the 2020 General Elections. Mr. Mornah polled 1,266 votes while Moses Dani Baah polled 1,297 […]

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