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NPP-USA Women’s Wing backs rebranding of witch-camps

Mrs Barbara Boafo, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Women’s Organizer in the United States (U.S.) has stated that despite the existence of Article 17...
Supreme Court

Election Petition: Mr Davies calls on Ghanaians to abide by SC’s decision

Mr Frank Davies, a member of the President Nana Akufo-Addo’s Legal team, has called on Ghanaians to abide by the decision of the Supreme...

Winner Takes All: Gyimah-Boadi calls for restructuring of 1992 Constitution

Professor Emmanuel Gyimah-Boadi, Executive Director, Afrobarometre, has advocated for the amendment of Ghana’s 1992 Constitution to reduce the executive powers of the President, as...

Don’t pay new port additional charges, port stakeholders entreated

The Consultative Forum of Actors in the Shipping Industry on Monday entreated its members not to pay the Port Additional Surcharges (PAS) increment imposed...
Mr Roland Affail Monney

Judicial Service threats are assault on media freedom in Ghana

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA), the umbrella body of journalists in the country, has described threats against the media by the Judicial Service as...
National Council On Persons With Disability

Persons With Disabilities Petition Gender Ministry

The Disability Movement led by the Ghana Federation of Disability Organizations (GFD) has catalogued a number of demands in a petition they would present...
Mr Godfred Dame

Government to recruit additional 500 state attorneys – Dame

Mr Godfred Yeboah Dame, the Minister-designate for Justice and Attorney-General, says the Ministry would collaborate with the Finance Ministry to release funds to recruit...
Mr Emmanuel Boateng

Aspiring Council of State Representative pushes for tourism development

The Ashanti Region is endowed with huge tourism potentials which must be tapped to create jobs and wealth for the people, Mr. Emmanuel Boateng,...

Supreme Court to hear motion for leave to amend John Mahama’s election petition

The Supreme Court will on Thursday January 14, hear a motion of former President John Dramani Mahama, praying for leave to amend the election...
Mr Kofi Asare

It’s unconstitutional for CSOs to become members of GNECC

The Africa Education Watch on Wednesday said an attempt by the Ghana Education Service (GES) to compel Non-Governmental Organisations and Civil Society Organisations to...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Antwi-Danso urges Akufo-Addo to consider having lean government

Dr Vladimir Antwi-Danso, the Dean of the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College (GAFCSC), has urged President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to...
Photo taken on Nov. 6, 2015 shows a view of the refurbished parliamentary office in Accra, capital of Ghana. China'S State Hualong Construction Ghana Limited handed over here on Friday the completed refurbished office structure to Ghana's parliament. (Xinhua/Lin Xiaowei)

Ghana’s 7th Parliament gets dissolved at midnight

The Seventh Parliament of the Fourth Republic of Ghana will be dissolved today at midnight . This is in accordance...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

NDC announces nine spokespersons for Presidential Election Petition

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) on Wednesday announced a nine-member team as spokespersons for its Presidential Election Petition, filed before the Supreme Court. Mr...
John Mahama

Mahama seeks annulment of Presidential election results and a run-off

Former President, John Mahama has filed a petition at the Supreme Court seeking an annulment of the Presidential election results and a re-run of...

Let’s change narrative of disability situation in Ghana – NCPD

The National Council on Persons With Diabilities (NCPD) under the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Protection (GCSP) has organised disability inclusion summit to...
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Ghanaians ready to vote for a woman as President-NCCE

A survey conducted by the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), has established that a higher proportion of Ghanaians have expressed their willingness to...
Mr Victor Yao Akogo

File tax returns and enjoy the benefits – GRA

Public sector workers have been advised to file for tax reliefs and enjoy the benefits, which will mitigate their tax burden. ...
former President Jerry John Rawlings

GJA eulogises Former President Rawlings

The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) has described late President Jerry John Rawlings as a strong advocate of probity and accountability, who helped to embolden...

The 2020 Manifesto’s Foreign Policy positions of NPP and NDC

Since the birth of her 4th Republic through the promulgation of the 1992 Constitution, Ghana has periodically held elections every 4 years without fail. ...
Haruna Iddris

Minority Leader quotes 1992 Constitution to disagree with Mfantseman bye-election

Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu has questioned suggestions for parliamentary by-election in the Mfantseman Constituency following the death of Mfantseman MP Ekow Quansah Hayford in...
Kennedy Agyapong Is Member Of Parliament For Assin Central

Kennedy Agyapong files process to stop contempt case

Mr Kennedy Agyapong, Member of Parliament for Assin Central, has filed a judicial review application at the Supreme Court to halt the contempt case...

Government spends over GHc76 million on markets, lorry parks disinfection

Government says it spent over GHc76 million towards the disinfection, fumigation and cleaning-up of markets, lorry parks and public toilet facilities across the country. The...
Torgbiga Adamah Iii Makorsor Of Some Traditional Area

Constitution needs amendment for sanity – Chief

Torgbiga Adamah III, Makorsor of Some Traditional Area in the Ketu South Municipality has called for an amendment to some sections of Ghana's laws...

Consider media as COVID-19 front-line workers – law Lecturer

Media should be classified among COVID-19 frontline workers and be included in any stimulus package, Mr Zakaria Tanko Musah, a Law Lecturer and Legal...

GNECC urges GES to enforce ban on political activities in schools

The Ghana National Education Campaign Coalition (GNECC) has urged the Ghana Education Service (GES) to enforce its ban on political activities in first and...
lynched woman

Star Ghana calls for speedy justice for lynched woman

The Star Ghana Foundation, on Tuesday, joined in the call on authorities to swiftly arrest and punish those who lynched the 90-year-old woman who...
President Nana Akufo Addo

President Akufo-Addo calls for suspension of GBC DTT directives

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the Minister for Communications to suspend the implementation of its orders to the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC)...

Former MP calls for amendment of the 1992 Constitution

Madam Aninwaa Lucy Anin, Member of Parliament 1960 to February 24, 1966, on Sunday appealed to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Parliament to...
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CSOs call on President Nana Akufo-Addo to reconsider his decision on Auditor General’s...

Over five hundred CSOs across the country have described the President's decision to ask the Auditor General to proceed on a as regrettable and...
Mr Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu Majority Leader

Majority Leader advocates bi-partisan approval for EC Commissioners

Mr Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, Majority Leader and Minister for Parliamentary Affairs has repeated the call for Parliament to be involved in the selection of the...