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February 17, 2017

List of regional Council of State representatives

Elections for regional representatives to serve on the Council of State took place on Thursday across the country. Source: New feed
February 16, 2017

Audio: We will curse you if… – Angry youth tell MP

Some irate New Patriotic Party (NPP) youth groups in the Agona-West constituency of the Central Region have threatened to invoke curses on their Member of Parliament […]
February 16, 2017

Ablakwa appeals to testify in bribery case; threatens committee

Lawyers for Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, have requested that their client be allowed to testify as a witness in the alleged […]
February 16, 2017

Debate on Heritage Fund usage for free SHS 'premature ejaculation' – MP

A Member of Parliament for Bibiani-Anhweaso-Bekwai, Kingsley Aboagye-Gyedu has described as premature criticisms about government’s decision to reserved oil revenue known as Heritage Fund to finance […]
February 16, 2017

CID releases Kofi Adams’ cars

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has released vehicles seized from the residents of the National Organizer of the opposition National Democratic […]
February 16, 2017

Audio: Failed NDC MP seizes key to borehole

Failed National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary candidate for Nsawam Adoagyiri constituency, Benedicta Oyo Qwartey has been accused of seizing the community key borehole in the Vagara […]
February 16, 2017

Kotei Dzani elected G/Accra Council of State member

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ideal Financial Holdings, Dr. Nii Kotei Dzani, has been elected the Council of State representative of the Greater Accra Region. […]
February 16, 2017

VIDEO: Funding free SHS with Heritage Fund a ‘sensible idea’ – Kwesi Pratt

The Managing Editor of the Insight Newspaper, Kwesi Pratt Jnr has described as a ‘sensible idea’ proposals to use percentages of the Heritage Fund to fund […]
February 16, 2017

ET Mensah withdraws from Council of State bid

Former opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram, E.T Mensah who joined the race to be elected as the Greater Accra representative […]
February 16, 2017

All set for Council of State elections today – EC

The Electoral Commission of Ghana says it has made all the necessary arrangements to hold a smooth Council of State election today [Thursday, February 16, 2017]. […]
February 16, 2017

Mahama Ford not missing – Kwaku Baako

Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, Kweku Baako Jnr, has dispeled claims that the Ford Explorer gift given to President John Mahama by Burkinabe contractor, […]
February 16, 2017

Bribery claim: Confession attributed to me ‘malicious fabrication’ – Ablakwa

One of the three legislators who have alleged they were bribed to facilitate the approval of a ministerial nominee says he will pursue the matter until […]
February 16, 2017

I'm not related to Tema MCE aspirant; Titus is 'fighting' him – Ashitey

The Greater Accra Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Ishmael Ashitey, says the Tema East Constituency Member of Parliament, Titus Glover, is engaged in […]
February 16, 2017

Ghanaians hail President Akufo-Addo's free SHS

A cross section of Ghanaians have commended President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for the free Senior High School (SHS) that would commence in the next academic […]
February 15, 2017

Audio: NPP youth threaten to beat chairman over appointments

Some angry youth in the Ahafo Ano South West constituency of the Ashanti region have threatened to beat up the constituency chairman for the area. Source: […]
February 15, 2017

I couldn't look at people’s faces after bribery allegation – Osei-Wusu

The Chairman of Parliament’s Appointments Committee says he had been uneasy and could not maintain eye contact with his members a day after he was implicated […]
February 15, 2017

PHOTOS: Asoma Cheremeh, Sunyani Traditional Council smoke peace pipe after impasse

A feud between the Sunyani Traditional Council and the Regional Minister designate, Asoma Cheremeh whose appointment by the President was being opposed by the Chiefs of […]
February 15, 2017

Hot audio: I have not leaked any NDC secret to be called a traitor- ET Mensah

A leading member of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is baffled at the manner his party has reacted to his decision to contest the upcoming […]
February 15, 2017

Okudzeto confessed that bribery allegation was cooked – Joe Owusu

The Chairman of the Appointments Committee of Parliament, Joe Osei Owusu said he failed to press for proof or investigated a bribery allegation against his committee […]
February 15, 2017

Hot audio: Ayariga bribe allegation: Joe Ghartey dispels conflict of interest claims

The Chairman of an Ad-hoc Committee of Parliament set up to investigate the bribery scandal that rocked the Appointments Committee of Parliament has debunked assertions of […]
February 15, 2017

Parliamentary probe into Ayariga bribe allegation underway

The Chairman of an Ad-hoc Committee of Parliament set up to investigate the bribery scandal that rocked the Appointments Committee of Parliament has debunked assertions of […]
February 15, 2017

Ayariga bribe saga: Parliamentary probe ‘fruitless venture’

Central Regional Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Bernard Allotey Jacobs has described as a ‘fruitless venture’ the Parliamentary probe into bribery allegations leveled against […]
February 15, 2017

Beyond the missing cars

There are more serious issues to tackle in the country than the subtle thievery of state cars in the name of their being sold to public […]
February 15, 2017

Ghana@60 Committee to be extremely accountable – Jefferson Sackey

The National Planning Committee of the 60th anniversary of Ghana’s independence will not exceed its GH¢20 million budget for any reason, a member of the Committee […]
February 13, 2018
Land Title Bottlenecks To Be Addressed This Year – Dr Mahamudu Bawumia
Government will this year begin the process of streamlining the process of land acquisition, valuation and records consolidation as part of measures to move Ghana beyond […]
February 12, 2018
President Akufo-Addo Appoints 2nd Deputy Governor Of The Bank Of Ghana
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has appointed Mrs Elsie Awadzi as the 2nd Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana. The appointment is, […]
February 12, 2018
“Prospects of Oil Discovery In Voltaian Basin Promising” – President Akufo-Addo
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says his government recognises the importance of exploiting the countries offshore hydrocarbon resources, stressing that it is […]
February 9, 2018
We Will Find The Resources To Complete Eastern Corridor Roads” – President Akufo-Addo Assures
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has pledged to find the resources to complete the Eastern Corridor Roads, explaining that it is a […]
February 8, 2018
“We Are On The Right Path” – President Akufo-Addo
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says Ghana, since he assumed the reins of office on 7th January, 2017, from the erstwhile Mahama administration, […]
February 8, 2018
Message On The State Of The Nation Delivered By The President Of The Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, On Thursday, 8th February, 2018, In Parliament, Parliament House, Accra
Mr Speaker, I am happy to be here again in this august House, a place where I have experienced some of the most memorable moments of […]
February 3, 2018
NDC must apologise to Bawumia – Nana Boakye
Accra, Feb 3, GNA – Mr Dennis Amfo Sefah, a member of the Tema West branch of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has called on […]
February 2, 2018
Thanks For Your Prayers, Well Wishes – Dr Bawumia To Ghanaians
The Vice President of the Republic, Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has expressed thanks for the massive outpouring of concern during his recent medical leave. The Vice […]
February 1, 2018
Vice President Returns Home On Thursday, 1st February, 2018
The Vice President of the Republic, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, will return to Ghana from the United Kingdom, on Thursday, 1st February, 2018. This is after he […]
January 26, 2018
Parliament summons Minister over rejection of local names
By Christopher Arko, GNA Accra, Jan.26 GNA- Parliament has summoned Hajia Alima Mahama, Minister for Local Government over the decision by the Births and Deaths Registry […]
January 26, 2018
Re: Statement In Reaction To Malicious Publications Against H.E. The Former President
Government has taken note of a press statement signed by Joyce Bawah Mogtari, Special Aide to former President John Mahama, and dated January 25, 2018. The […]
January 25, 2018
Committee probing Cash-for-Seat ends hearing
By Christopher Arko, GNA Accra, Jan. 25, GNA – The five-member Parliamentary Adhoc Committee probing the alleged Cash-for-Seat scandal has ended its public sitting. The Committee, […]