Monthly Archives: October 2016

Go after Woyome’s GHC51m, not Nduom – PPP to EOCO

The Economic and Organised Crimes Office (EOCO) must go after businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome and reclaim the GHS51 million the highest court of the land has ruled he fraudulently got from the state as judgement debt, rather than “harassing” flag bearers of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) and the All People’s Congress (APC), Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom and Mr Hassan ...

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I stand by my ‘protect the ballot’ comment — Bugri Naabu

The New Patriotic Party Northern regional chairman, Daniel Bugri Naabu says he will not stop urging the party supporters to vigorously protect ballot boxes on election day. Mr. Naabu repeated the call hours after he honoured police invitation to assist investigations into similar comments he made at Savelugu. He said the party will deploy at least 40 strongmen to every ...

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90% of Mahama’s ministers going to jail – Lawyer Adofo

A private legal practitioner, Kwame Adofo is convinced that about 90% of current and past appointees of President John Dramani Mahama are jail bound should the party lose the December 7 polls. According to him, most of them are neck-deep in corrupt practices and are aware they will surely face the consequences of their actions in the event of a ...

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EOCO probe: Nduom doesn’t matter to Mahama – NDC

The ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) has rubbished claims by the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) that President John Mahama is behind the probe into the campaign finances of Dr. Papa Kwesi Nduom. The Economic and Organised Crimes Office (EOCO), according to the Daily Graphic, sent letters to the standard bearers of the PPP and the All People’s Congress (APC), Dr. ...

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All set for Keche’s Monrovia concert tonight

Ghanaian duo Keche, best known for such songs as Slow Motion, Aluguntugui, and Diabetes, will today October 24, perform at this year’s UN Peace Concert slated for the ATS in Monrovia. The duo (Andrew Kofi Cudjoe and Joshua Kojo Ampah) who arrived over the weekend, also interacted with the media ahead of the much-anticipated event. Since bursting into the scenes ...

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I’m waiting for green light from Holy Spirit to drop new single – Lord Kenya

It’s been six years since any hit song was heard from Lord Kenya, but the Hiplife artiste now evangelist, Lord Kenya, says he has not quit music. However, as has been his guide since becoming ‘born again’, the hitmaker is waiting for the green light or inspiration from the Holy Spirit to release another hit. “I came out with my ...

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Ghana Premier League on the verge of a $44m sponsorship deal?

The Ghana Premier League could benefit from a mega sponsorship deal that could rake in a whopping $44 million over a 12-year period. The deal, which is being brokered by Sports Cul Ghana Limited, will see its Turkish partners fund the payment of salaries for players, coaches and backroom staff of the clubs. Already the organisation has commenced negotiation with ...

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Accept court decision on election disputes as Akufo-Addo did – Justice Dotse

A Supreme Court judge has said the sustainability of the peace Ghanaians are enjoying in the country would be dependent on actions of politicians in the upcoming polls. Justice Jones Dotse believes an environment in which political actors respect decisions of the court on election disputes is essential for the stability of the country. “It is important to observe that ...

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WASSCE students to write Arabic

The leadership of the Federation of Islamic Senior High Schools has directed all its member schools which have adopted Arabic as a subject to prepare and register students for examinations. The West African Examinations Council has re-introduced Arabic as an elective subject in its syllabus. Candidates from Islamic senior high schools are expected to register and write Arabic as one ...

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The independence of the Judiciary must be safeguarded at all costs

The most important criteria of a true democratic society, inter alia, are an autonomous and free Judiciary as well as a free and independent media. The recent grossly reckless and extremely irresponsible conduct by Salifu Maase, popularly known as Mugabe, host of an Accra based FM radio station – Montie- and the two panellists Alistair Nelson and Godwin Aku-Gunn seems ...

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