• Mahama campaign team protest decision of Council of Elders

    The John Mahama campaign team is protesting a decision by the party’s Council of Elders to meet the aggrieved flagbearer aspirants without his presence or his representative. That notwithstanding, it has accepted the decisions taken by the council which include the slashing of the filing fee by GH¢100,000. In a statement signed and issued by James Agyenim-Boateng, the spokesperson of [...]

    Mahama campaign team protest decision of Council of Elders
  • AMERI willing to partner govt over renegotiated deal

    Africa and Middle East Resources Investment (AMERI) Energy Group, has expressed its willingness to partner with the government over the renegotiated deal which was laid in Parliament last week. “We are always happy to address any misconceptions about our work, and we’ve engaged in a constructive dialogue with the government and all stakeholders,” it said. The government has said the [...]

    AMERI willing to partner govt over renegotiated deal
  • MTTD records 12,396 road accidents

    Commissioner of Police (COP) Christian Tetteh Yohuno, the Director- General of the Motor Traffic and Transport Department (MTTD), disclosed that his outfit has recorded 12,396 road accidents from January to November this year, as against 11,709 the previous year, He said the crashes resulted in the death of 2,118 people while 12318 others suffered injuries, and 2,918 pedestrians were knocked [...]

    MTTD records 12,396 road accidents
  • Arthur Energy Advisors awarded

    Arthur Energy Advisors (AEA), has been adjudged the Energy Consultancy Service Company of the Year at the 2018 Ghana Energy Awards held in Accra. The company was recognised for its excellence in consultancy service in the energy sector. AEA has been delivering technical energy sector advisory and consultancy services in the areas of Project Definition and Development, Project Management and [...]

    Arthur Energy Advisors awarded
  • President joins ex-President Kuffuor to celebrate 80th birthday

    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and the First Lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo, threw a ball at the Jubilee House on Saturday night to celebrate the 80th birthday of former President John Agyekum Kufuor.   The ceremony was attended by Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia and the Second Lady, Samira Bawumia, the Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Oquaye, the Chief Justice, Sophia Akuffo, [...]

    President joins ex-President Kuffuor to celebrate 80th birthday
 

Politics »

Mahama campaign team protest decision of Council of Elders

Mahama campaign team protest decision of Council of Elders

December 11, 2018 at 7:55 am

The John Mahama campaign team is protesting a decision by the party’s Council of Elders to meet the aggrieved flagbearer aspirants without his presence or his representative. That...

 

Business »

Arthur Energy Advisors awarded

Arthur Energy Advisors awarded

December 10, 2018 at 10:08 am

Arthur Energy Advisors (AEA), has been adjudged the Energy Consultancy Service Company of the Year at the 2018 Ghana Energy Awards held in Accra. The company was recognised...

 

Education »

IUCG admits 350 new students

IUCG admits 350 new students

December 10, 2018 at 8:04 am

A total of 350 students have been admitted into the Islamic University College, Ghana (IUCG) to pursue various academic programmes in the 2018/2019 academic year. With 160...

Sports »

Dogboe loses title

Dogboe loses title

December 10, 2018 at 8:43 am

Emanuel Navarrete was fighting outside of his native Mexico for the first time but never seemed unnerved by it or the fact that he would be on the biggest stage of his career...

Human Interest

EU renews DR Congo sanctions ahead of presidential election

EU renews DR Congo sanctions ahead of presidential election

The European Union (EU) renewed sanctions on Monday against the ruling coalition’s candidate for presidential elections in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary, and 13 other senior officials. The decision is likely to worsen relations between the EU and President Joseph Kabila’s government, which has lobbied against sanctions it calls an illegal violation of its sovereignty. Kabila has [...]

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Africa 2018 forum underway in Egypt

Africa 2018 forum underway in Egypt

Meeting of Africa Forum 2018 kicked off on Saturday in Egypt’s Red Sea resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh with the participation of a number of African leaders from the countries of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA).   The forum will see discussions on infrastructure, entrepreneurship, investment, and women-related issues across the African continent.   The two-day [...]

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House debates Synohydro deal

House debates Synohydro deal

THE Minority has questioned what they said was the “over bloated” cost components of the Synohydro deal.   In the view of the Minority, the cost for components like the project office, photographs, client services amongst others were “outrageous.”   At the passage of the Commercial Agreement resolution for the US$646,637,879 facility in Parliament yesterday, the Minority said the cost [...]

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Motion filed to impeach Somali president

The top official of Somali’s parliament administration said on Sunday he had filed a motion with the speaker of parliament to impeach the country’s president, Mohamed Abdullahi. “We have filed an impeachment against the president of the federal republic of Somalia,” Abdikarim H. Abdi Buh said in a statement. Constitutionally, 92 lawmakers have to sign such a motion for it to [...]

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Earthquake imminence: How prepared are we?

HOW prepared are we as a nation in case of major earthquake? We are asking this question not to create fear and panic in people but to lay the matter bare so that it will be given prominence in our national discourse and resource commitment to disaster prevention and management. We have had to struggle to deal with “lesser disasters” [...]

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2 arrested for posing as ECG staff

2 arrested for posing as ECG staff

Two middle-aged men are in the grips of the Anyaa Police, for allegedly posing as staff of Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) Limited and extorting money from customers. Edmund Acquah and Nii Noi Dowuona were arrested by ECG staff, after consistent complaints by customers on their (suspects) illegal activities. According to Mr. James Teye, Ablekumah ECG District Manager, the arresting [...]

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COCOBOD financial loss case: Counsel says certificate for Agricult Ghana was renewed

Counsel for Seidu Agongo who is standing trial together with former Chief Executive Officer of COCOBOD, Dr. Stephen Opuni, for allegedly causing GH¢217 million financial loss to the state in a fertiliser deal, yesterday said that certificate for Agricult Ghana Limited was renewed for the 2015 crop season. Mr. Benson Nutsukpui told the Accra High Court that Dr. K.Opoku Ameyaw, [...]

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Liverpool jump  on top of league  … after Chelsea halt Man City

Liverpool jump on top of league … after Chelsea halt Man City

Chelsea inflicted champions Manchester City’s first Premier League defeat of the season with a 2-0 win at Stamford Bridge that allowed Liverpool to go top of the table on Saturday. N’Golo Kante and David Luiz were on target for Maurizio Sarri’s men as City paid for failing to take advantage of their first-half dominance. “I am very happy with the [...]

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Cote d’Ivoire chase  French-born defender

Cote d’Ivoire chase French-born defender

WOLVES defender Willy Boly has been offered the chance of an international career by Ivory Coast despite having represented France at junior level. Boly, 27, has been approached by the Africans after playing a major part in Wolves’ impressive return to the Premier League. They face Newcastle on Sunday in mid-table having beaten Chelsea 2-1 on Wednesday night. The centre-half [...]

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Juve remain unbeaten in Serie A

Juve remain unbeaten in Serie A

MARIO Mandzukic’s second-half header gave Serie A champions Juventus a 1-0 lead over Internazionale in Turin on Friday night in the Derby D’Italia, preserving their unbeaten start to the season. Mandzukic was on hand to head home the excellent Joao Cancelo’s cross in from the left with just over 20 minutes left in the match. Mario Mandzukic of Juventus celebrates [...]

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