President Akufo-Addo delivers SONA on Tuesday

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, in honouring a constitutional obligation, will deliver a State of the Nation Address (SONA) in Parliament on Tuesday afternoon. Though he delivered a SONA last January 5, to end his first term, Tuesday’s address will signify the start of his second term, having won the presidential election held on December […]

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Kidnappers of Takoradi girls sentenced to death

The Sekondi High Court Presided over by Justice Richard Agyei Frimpong has sentenced to death two Nigerians, Sam Udeotuk Wills and John Orji for their involvement in the kidnapping and murder of four girls. The judgement comes after a seven-member jury found them guilty on all the eight counts of the charge of conspiracy to […]

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Mount gives Chelsea big win at Liverpool

Liverpool suffered a fifth successive competitive home defeat for the first time in their history as Chelsea made it 10 games unbeaten under new manager Thomas Tuchel with victory at Anfield. Mason Mount’s superb individual strike three minutes before half-time gave the visitors a deserved win and moved them into the top four, while Liverpool […]

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We can’t order re-run of 2020 polls – Supreme Court dismisses Mahama’s Election Petition

The Supreme Court has dismissed the election petition brought before it by John Dramani Mahama, the 2020 Presidential Candidate of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). “The petitioner did not demonstrate in any way how the errors [committed by the EC] affected the declaration of the election…We have therefore no reason to order a re-run […]

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You’re retired; thanks for your service – Akufo-Addo to Domelevo

The President, Nana Akufo-Addo says his office believes that the embattled Auditor General, Daniel Yao Domelevo is retired hence cannot remain in office. He has therefore expressed appreciation to him for his service and indicated that a substantive replacement for him will soon be announced while the Deputy Auditor General, Johnson Akuamoah Asiedu continues to […]

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Parliament approves Hawa Koomson, Oppong Nkrumah, 11 other ministerial nominees

Parliament has by a majority decision and consensus approved the nomination of 13 ministerial nominees of President Nana Akufo-Addo. While 10 were approved by consensus, three were approved by a majority vote on the floor of the house after extensive debate on recommendations made by the Appointments Committee. Those whose approvals were secured through a […]

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Supreme Court to deliver Election Petition judgment today

The Supreme Court is today, Thursday, March 4, 2021, expected to deliver its judgment on the December 2020 presidential election petition. Former President John Mahama who re-contested the election on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), took the Electoral Commission to court, challenging the validity of the Commission’s 9th December 2020 declaration of […]

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NDC MPs on vetting committee reject Hawa Koomson, Oppong Nkrumah, Afriyie Akoto

Members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) on Parliament’s Appointments Committee have unanimously taken a decision to reject the approval of some ministers-designate. These nominees are Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, minister-designate for Information; Hawa Koomson, minister-designate for Fisheries and Aquaculture and Owusu Afriyie Akoto, minister-designate for Food and Agriculture. Citi News sources say the decision was taken […]

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Michael Essien courts support for LGBTQI community in Ghana

Former Chelsea star, Michael Essien, has offered support for the LGBTQI community in Ghana, taking to instagram to urge support for the group. The Lesbians, Gays, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex (LGBTQI) group have come under scrutiny in Ghana following increased activism for equality in sexual rights in the country. On February 24, the Ghana […]

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