Monthly Archives: June 2015

Talensi By-Election; History (1996-2012) ‘Favours’ NDC

The NDC’s John Akologu Tia held the seat for Talensi constituency for 16 years from 1996 to 2012. However, Robert Nachinaab Doameng Mosore of the NPP won the seat in 2012. See the table for the historical results of votes obtained by NPP and NDC. It appears that history favours NDC. The by-election was necessitated by the enskinment of the incumbent MP as the Paramount Chief ...

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I will push through electoral reforms -Charlotte Osei assures

Charlotte Osei has been sworn in as the new Electoral Commissioner, promising to push through electoral reforms needed to deepen the credibility of Ghana’s electoral process. At a brief swearing-in ceremony at the Flagstaff House Tuesday morning, Charlotte Osei took the oath of office as the new Electoral Commissioner who replaces Dr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan – a constant fixture in ...

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University of Ghana enters into Landmark Contract of US$64 Million with Africa Integras

The Vice Chancellor, Professor Ernest Aryeetey is seen here exchanging a copy of the Signed Contract with Andreas Pizziconi, Managing Partner, Africa Integras.  Looking on Michael Miller, Director of Finance, Africa Integras (left) and Mrs. Mercy Haizel-Ashia, Registrar, University of Ghana. The University of Ghana has entered into a landmark agreement of US$64MM project with Africa Integras.  The project which ...

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Trial Judge ‘erred,’ Betty Mould was ‘ignorant’ – Justice Yaw Apau

A leaked report of the Judgment Debt commission has faulted the Attorney General’s Department and the trial court for failing to prevent the payment of the controversial GH¢51 million judgment debt to  businessman, Alfred Agbesi Woyome. According to the report, the then Attorney General Betty Mould Iddrisu going by Alfred Agbesi  Woyome’s own pleaded case, had no business in ordering ...

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FINAL RESULTS: 2015 National Science and Maths Quiz Quarter Finals

Below is the full results of quarter-finals of the 2015 National Science and Maths Quiz. Congratulations to all the schools which have made it to the semi-finals. Source:www.facebook.com/NationalScienceMathsQuizOnTv

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When religious people do nothing, homosexuality increases – Rev Kisseaddo

Marriage counselor Rev. Samuel Kisseadoo says a US Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage as an unfortunate precedence, since it will have a large influence on the rest of the world who believe marriage is between a man and a woman. He also disapproved of Christians and non-Christians whom he believes have abandoned the way of life dictated by scriptures and, therefore, ...

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15 Reasons WHY Your child is behaving badly

1. If your child lies to you often, it is because you over-react too harshly to their inappropriate behaviour. 2. If your child is not taught to confide in you about their mistakes, you’ve lost them. 3. If your child had poor self-esteem, it is because you advice them more than you encourage them. 4. If your child does not ...

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University Fires Christian Scientist for Discovery Proving Creationism

California State University Northridge fired a scientist after he discovered soft tissue on a triceratops fossil, indicating that dinosaurs roamed the earth only thousands of years in the past rather than going extinct 60 million years ago. A scientist was terminated from his job at a California State University campus after discovering soft tissue on a triceratops fossil and then ...

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EC New Chair Is Affiliated To The NDC But,… Gabby

Former Director of the Danquah Institute Gabby Asare Otchere Darko has said the new chair of the Electoral Commission is “affiliated to the ruling party.” Speaking on Joy FM’s news analysis programme Newsfile, Saturday, the New Patriotic Party member said he knows Charlotte Osei personally and has no doubt in his mind the successor to Afari Gyan has political leanings to ...

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Group Writes To New EC Boss

Even before the newly appointed Electoral Commission (EC) Chairperson settles down, pressure group, ‘Let My Vote Count’ is asking her to among others, implement all electoral reforms to which various major stakeholders have signed up. A statement signed by convener of the group, David Asante also called on the new Chair to work out a new voters’ register before the ...

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