Monthly Archives: April 2015

Baako can’t determine how to appoint EC Boss – Anyidoho

A Deputy-General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr. Koku Anyidoho, has taken a strong position against the call by the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) and its surrogates on President John Mahama to consult opposition political parties before the appointment of a new Electoral Commission (EC) boss for the country. Specifically, Koku does not support Abdul Malik ...

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Don’t attack South Africans in Ghana – Kwesi Ahwoi to Ghanaians

Ghanaians would be breeding more reprising attacks if they try to seek justice on behalf of fellow citizens under attack in South Africa. Ghana’s ambassador to South Africa, Kwesi Ahwoi made the passionate appeal to Ghanaians not to attack South Africans living in Ghana to prevent a possible escalation of the situation whiles efforts are being made to calm the ...

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Campus Connect is a machinery for votes – Glover

New Patriotic Party Member of Parliament for Tema East Titus Glover, says Government’s Campus Connect programme which seeks to enlighten tertiary students on Government policies is nothing but a political machine meant to win votes. The Tema East MP, who was speaking on TV3’s New Day, was reacting to fallouts from the Campus Connect session at the Wesley College of ...

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NPP gov’t will restore teacher, nursing trainee allowances – Bawumia

The Vice Presidential Candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has announced his party could consider restoring allowances of teacher and nursing trainees in the country if the party comes to power in 2017. Government scrapped teacher trainee allowance in 2014 but there have been several calls, including demonstrations to compel government to reintroduce the policy. Speaking on ...

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Akunnor in Mexico to facilitate soccer clinic

Ex-Ghana captain CK Akunnor is in Mexico as one of the resource persons for German club Wolfsburg for a coaching clinic. The 41-year-old joined his former club teammates for the one-week trip to the South American country. Wolfsburg is carrying out the coaching clinic in one of their youth academies in Mexico. Akunnor, who is still revered at Wolfsburg, a ...

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Sulley Muntari’s wife Menaye expecting first child

Ghanaian footballer and AC Millan midfielder Sully Muntari and his wife, Menaye Donokor are expecting their first child. Menaye dropped the big news on photo-sharing site, Instagram Friday. She posted a photograph of her baby bump with the caption “I serve an awesome God!!!” The photograph instantly sent her Instagram page and social media into a frenzy with fans congratulating ...

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Clubs responsible for low patronage of local league – Saani

The Spokesperson of the Ghana Football Association, Ibrahim Saani Daara has blamed clubs in Ghana as the major cause of the low patronage of the league. According to Saani, the responsibility on who should promote the league falls squarely on the shoulders of the clubs themselves and not the Ghana Football Association as some have suggested. “The promotion of the ...

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Hannah Tetteh: Ghanaians in South Africa will be evacuated if…

Following violent attacks on African migrants in South Africa, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hannah Tetteh has hinted that Ghanaians living in that country will be evacuated if necessary. This, however, will be based on the advice from the Ghana Embassy in South Africa. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hannah Tetteh confirmed that one Ghanaian, Emmanuel Quarcoo, has been killed ...

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Addo upbeat ahead of Djoliba clash

Hearts of Oak coach Hebert Addo is hoping to record a favourable away result in the Caf Confederation Cup round of eight against Malian side AC Djoliba to make the second leg in Ghana a “mere formality”. The Phobians arrived in Bamako on Wednesday for the encounter taking place at the Stade 26 Mars on Friday. “We did it in ...

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700m people are bank account holders in 3yrs

A new released on Wednesday said 700 million people became account holders at banks, and other financial institutions such as mobile money service providers from 2011 to 2014. The report indicated that the number of “unbanked” individuals dropped by 20 per cent to two billion adults. The document was made available to Ghana News Agency by the Online Media Briefing ...

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