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  • NPP ‘goons’ behind recent killing of police officers – Portuphy - The main opposition political party, the National Democratic Congress has alleged that “goons” and “squads” from the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) are behind the recent killing of some policemen in the line of duty. Addressing a press conference in Accra Thursday, National Chairman of the NDC, Mr Kofi Portuphy...
  • Stop ‘witch-hunting’ EC boss – NDC tells Akufo-Addo - The opposition National Democratic Congress has warned President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to stop attempts to remove the Chairperson of the “independent” Electoral Commission, Charlotte Osei. According to the NDC, they will resist the “blackmail witch-hunting” of the head of the election management body. Addressing a press conference Thursday, Minority...
  • Halting SIM registration affecting fight against fraudsters – Cephas Arthur - The former Director of Public Affairs of the Ghana Police Service, now the Commander of the East Legon District Command, Superintendent Cephas Arthur, says the stoppage of SIM card registration is jeopardizing the security of the state. In July 2010, the National Communication Authority (NCA) gave a directive to all...
  • BOST MD recouping campaign cash with ‘dirty’ fuel – NDC - The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has condemned the New Patriotic Party (NPP) over acts of corruption indicating that the recent off-spec oil sold by the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation (BOST) Company Limited is meant to recover money used in financing the party’s campaign prior to the 2016 elections....
  • EC Boss in hot waters over Mahama V8 car - Some staff of the Electoral Commission (EC) have petitioned President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to get the chief justice to commence impeachment proceedings against Charlotte Osei, chairperson of the commission. They are accusing her of abusing her office and engaging in corruption, including the alleged award of contracts running into...
  • LIVESTREAMING: NDC speaks on six months of Akufo-Addo’s Presidency - The National Democratic Congress (NDC) is addressing a press conference today, Thursday, July 20 at the party’s headquarters in Adabraka, Accra. The conference will be addressed by National Chairman Kofi Portuphy, who is also the current leader of the party. The address is expected to touch on national issues, especially...
  • NPP gurus angry with Akufo-Addo galamsey pledge - Some leading members of the New Patriotic Party are seething with rage over President Akufo-Addo’s pledge to “put his presidency on the line” as his commitment to end illegal small scale mining popularly called “galamsey”, in Ghana. According to the peeved NPP bigwigs, the President’s comment could court hatred for...
  • Woyome suffers another setback - Businessman, Mr Alfred Agbesi Woyome, has failed in yet another attempt to stop his impending oral examination by the Attorney-General (A-G) in relation to his GH¢51.2 million indebtedness to the state. The Supreme Court in a unanimous decision last Tuesday dismissed his review application, praying the court to reverse the...
  • I’ll ‘fight’ Charlotte Osei until she is sacked – Lawyer for concerned EC staff - Counsel for some concerned staff of the Electoral Commission (EC), Maxwell Opoku Agyemang, says he is not prepared to back down from the impeachment process they have initiated against the Chairperson of the EC, Madam Charlotte Osei, despite threats from her lawyers. Madam Charlotte Osei, Wednesday, dared Mr. Opoku Agyemang...
  • Akufo-Addo chastised for ‘No Comments on Agric Sector’ at ‘Meet the Press’ - Hon. Eric Opoku, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for Asunafo South Constituency and Ranking Member on the Select Committee of Food and Agriculture, has expressed his disappointment at President Akufo- Addo, for failing to comment on the country’s Agric sector, the gains and the challenges bedevilling it....
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Vivo Energy Ghana wins top awards at COPEC OMC’s Awards

  The multi-award-winning company that exclusively markets and distributes Shell branded products and service, Vivo Energy Ghana, has won three top awards at the Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC) Ghana 2016 OMC...

Time for Africa’s banks to form new partnerships with Fintech

The Ecobank Group Executive for Operations and Technology, Eddy Ogbogu, has called for a new approach in the way banks on the African continent deal with technology solutions companies. Over the past decades, relations b...

Poor negotiations of gas price with ENI and Vitol to...

  It has emerged that Ghana will be paying a higher price for its own gas produced from the country’s Sankofa Gye Nyame Field operated by ENI Ghana Exploration. The unfortunate development is as a result of poor a...

2nd Africa Open Data Conference (AODC) opens in Accra

    The 2nd Africa Open Data Conference has officially been opened in Ghana’s capital Accra. The four-day conference which is taking place at the Accra International Conference Centre is expected to be attend...

Digital disruption in Africa’s financial sector is a mirage –...

  A Ghanaian social innovator, Bright Simons, has revealed that digital disruption in Africa’s financial sector will only take place when there are enough fintech solutions that are designed to fundamentally refor...

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Back to the park with The Hague African Festival

…With Ghana’s Kyekyeku as Headliner! The Hague Summer and The Hague African Festival (THAF) belong together. For the ninth time in a row, enthusiasts of African and related sounds can enjoy the festival. On July...

KOD ‘weeps’ for children living on the streets

Kofi Okyere Darko popularly known as “KOD” has bemoaned the alarming rate of children living on the streets of cities and towns in the country. According to the radio personality, it is about time authorities took st...

I don’t have any beef with Medikal – Fancy Gaddam

Mujahid Ahmed Bello known in showbiz circles as Fancy Gaddam says he has no beef with Medikal whom he beat at the recent Ghana Music Award. The New Artist Award he picked up at the recently held VGMAs Fancy Gaddam said a...

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Local Black Stars to begin training on Tuesday

The thirty home-based players invited by coach Kwesi Appiah former the Black Stars ‘B’ will hold their first training session at the Ghanaman Soccer Centre of Excellence on Tuesday, 16th May, 2017. According to repor...

Ghanaian athlete makes qualification time for IAAF championship

400m runner Emmanuel Dasor could represent the country at this year’s IAAF World Championship in London after meeting the qualification time. Dasor, who also specializes in 200m, run a time of 45.43 seconds at C-USA Ou...

Medeama sign former Berekum Chelsea defender Richard ‘Taribo’ Adjei

Medeama have signed former Berekum Chelsea defender Richard Adjei on a two-year deal, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively report. The experienced centre joins from second-tier side New Edubiase United. The strong centre-b...

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LIVESTREAMING: NDC speaks on six months of Akufo-Addo’s Presidency

LIVESTREAMING: NDC speaks on six months of Akufo-Addo’s Presidency

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) is addressing a press conference today, Thursday, July 20 at the party’s headquarters in Adabraka, Accra. The conference will...
NPP guru boys angry with Nana Addo; fear losing 2020 election

NPP guru boys angry with Nana Addo; fear losing 2020...

Some leading members of the New Patriotic Party are seething with rage over President Akufo-Addo’s pledge to “put his presidency on the line” as...
Mahama snubs NDC’s Botchwey report

Mahama snubs NDC’s Botchwey report

Former President John Dramani Mahama’s intention of contesting for the flagbearership race of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) is no longer shrouded in secrecy...

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Trump typo: ‘Covfefe’ tweet mocked on internet

Trump typo: ‘Covfefe’ tweet mocked on internet

One word was close to breaking the internet on Wednesday morning: “covfefe”. It was an apparent typo in a tweet by US President Donald...
Civilians, peacekeepers killed in CAR

Civilians, peacekeepers killed in CAR

Armed militias targeting Muslims in the remote Central African Republic town of Bangassou in recent days have killed up to 30 civilians and six...
Ivory Coast mutiny: Shooting in Abidjan and Bouaké

Ivory Coast mutiny: Shooting in Abidjan and Bouaké

Heavy gunfire has erupted in Ivory Coast’s two biggest cities, as a mutiny in the army enters its fourth day. The mutineers blocked roads...
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