In a groundbreaking move aimed at enhancing parliamentary discourse, Majority Leader Alexander Afenyo-Markin has unveiled a new segment within the revised standing orders of Parliament dubbed 39;Backbenchers Time.
The overlord of the Kusaug Traditional Area, Zug-ran Naba Asigri Abugrago Azoka II has cautioned residents within the six administrative districts of Kusaug to desist from threatening political parties and actors ahead of the 2024 general elections.
There was drama at Kotoku Palace in Akim Oda yesterday when the chief of Akokoaso Nana Asare Bediako III together with some inhabitants of the dense forested town brought a case of mistreatment of his people against Jia Xin Industrial Company Limited.
An Accra High Court on Wednesday injuncted the Civil and Local Government Staff Association, Ghana (CLOSAG) from imposing any person/s as acting National Executive (s) of the organisation pending the final determination of a suit before it.
Hon. Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu, Member of Parliament for Suame Constituency and Former Majority Leader in Parliament has been appointed as the chairman of Vice President Bawumia 39;s manifesto committee.
In an unexpected twist, the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has announced the postponement of the eagerly awaited 2nd edition of the Diaspora Investment Summit. Originally scheduled for February 28th to March 1st, 2024, the decision to reschedule was reached after careful consideration of various factors.
University of Environment and Sustainable Development (UESD) branch of the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG) has declared an indefinite strike. The strike is in response to the failure of the government to pay their Online Teaching Support Allowance.
Minister of Information-designate, Ms. Fatimatu Abubakar has eulogized her predecessor and former boss, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah. Speaking during a farewell meeting with Mr. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Ms. Fatimatu Abubakar pledged to continue the legacy of Mr.
During a community engagement session in Nyamnnae Community within the Amenfi West Municipality of the Western Region of Ghana on Sunday, 18th February, 2024, Hon Ignatius Kwasi Afrifa, the NPP Parliamentary Candidate for the 2024 general elections, outlined transformative plans to revamp local businesses and empower the community economically.
The Member of Parliament for Anyaa Sowutuom, Dr Dickson Adomako Kissi has expressed the Majority Caucus rsquo;s openness to a reshuffle in its leadership. This statement comes in the wake of Joseph Osei Owusu, the First Deputy Speaker of Parliament and Member of Parliament for Bekwai, dismissing reports hinting at an imminent shift in the majority leadership.
A senior vice president of policy think tank IMANI Africa, Kofi Bentil, has waded into the rumoured changes to the leadership structure of the Majority Caucus in Parliament. In a Facebook post on Wednesday, February 21, Kofi Bentil urged Majority Leader Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu to graciously hand over the position to his deputy Effutu MP Alexander Afenyo-Markin.
Air Commodore Eric Agyen-Frempong, Base Commander, Air Force Base, Accra, has urged the Ghana Air Force to strive for excellence in carrying out its mandate of safeguarding Ghana 39;s airspace. He also encouraged the Air Force to remain united to surmount every challenge.
A 39-year-old Ghanaian man has been shot dead in Toronto in what police say a homicide. Adu Boakye was killed in a shooting incident that occurred on Saturday, February 17 at around 3:05pm in the Jane Street and Driftwood Avenue area, a police report.
The Ghana Journalist Association (GJA), has condoled with the late Kwabena Kwakye rsquo;s family and the management and staff of Oman FM, following his death on Wednesday, February 14. 2024. Mr Martin Kwabena Kwakye, the Director of Oman FM at Kencity Media Limited, fainted at his workplace and was rushed to the University of Ghana Medical Centre, where he died hours later, according to his family.
In a thorough analysis of agriculture 39;s crucial position in economic development, Bismark Okyere Asante, Chief Executive Officer of LINBISK FARMS, highlights its potential as a powerful catalyst for growth, particularly in nations characterized by a substantial rural population.
Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Retired Daniel Nkrumah, an investigator, has told an Accra High Court that Daniel Asiedu, aka Sexy Dondon, murdered former Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, J.
The leader and founder of the All Peoples Congress (APC), Hassan Ayariga has critiqued some of the powers wielded by the President of Ghana regarding key appointments. In an interview with Accra-based JoyNews on Tuesday, February 20, Mr.
The Anchor of Hope Ministry, an aged-led group of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Sakumono, has urged government to make policies that support the aged when accessing public services. Speaking at an event dubbed, Chocolate Day With The Aged to mark Chocolate Day on 14 February, the President of the Anchor of Hope Mrs.
The Cyber Security Authority (CSA) has reaffirmed its dedication to establishing a robust cyber regulatory environment in Ghana. This comes after the CSA announced via a statement on Tuesday, February 20, that over 1,400 institutions and individuals have sought licensing or accreditation so far.
Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia says the government will order 100 electric buses for the Metro Mass Transit Limited by the end of this year. This is intended to introduce e-vehicles to the public transport system in Ghana to be integrated with the Tap Go system.
The Chairman of Parliament 39;s Mines and Energy Committee Samuel Atta Akyea has accused the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) of making Ghana unsafe with its constant criticism of the controversial Agyapa Royalties deal.
Tema Traditional Council (TTC) has announced that the annual customary ban on noisemaking within the Tema Traditional Area will take effect from April 26 to May 18, 2024. This was contained in a press statement issued by the registrar to all religious bodies, spots, bars, and pubs and copied to the Ghana News Agency (GNA).
In a recent address at the offices of Internet Safety Magazine in Ibadan, Rotimi Onadipe, founder of the magazine, underscored the pervasive nature of online risks in contemporary society. Speaking during a weekly broadcast, Onadipe emphasized the critical need for users to educate themselves on mitigating these risks.
Mr Douglas Tagoe, an Environmental Health Consultant, has urged food vendors to protect their food from dust or other intrusions. He also recommended that cutlery, plates, saucepans must be well protected especially during this dry weather to prevent potential causes of respiratory and cardiovascular problems.
Minister of Communications and Digitalisation, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has noted that Ghana 39;s flagship digital services platform ghana. gov has generated over GHC210 billion in government revenue since its launch just three years ago.
Former Special Prosecutor Martin Amidu has accused the current holder of the office, Kissi Agyebeng, of lawlessly intimidating struggling citizens in the name of fighting corruption. In a statement released on Sunday, February 18, Mr Amidu expressed support for teachers 39; unions who have threatened industrial action against the Office of the Special Prosecutor (OSP) over unpaid salaries.
The Concerned Residents of Ledzokuku Association gathered today to express their gratitude to the former Member of Parliament for the area, Hon. Dr. Okoe Boye and President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for their dedication to the development of Ledzokuku at a press conference on Monday 19th February, 2024.