Politics in Ghana and around the world
Young Africans on social media have been heaping praise on Ghana’s president Nana Akufo-Addo for his response to a question at a joint press conference in Accra with the visiting French president Emmanuel Macron.
It started when a journalist asked whether France was going to strengthen its “support” for… Continue reading
The government has said the Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Oquaye’s comments made in relation to the contention of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel by the US does not represent Ghana’s foreign policy.
Prof. Oquaye in an interview with Israeli media network, i24NEWS on Tuesday following the development said… Continue reading
There is a fresh controversy in Bawku, one that has also aroused the radars of security agencies in that war-recovering part of the Upper East region, over strong allegations that the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) has diverted some school projects to her “areas of interest”.
Hajia Hawa Ninchema is… Continue reading
Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has observed that one may need some special grace and mercy to be able to do the kind of work that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo does.
According to him, the president hardly sleeps at night when everybody, including some of… Continue reading
The special aide to former president John Mahama has lashed out at Defense Minister Dominic Nitiwul for accusing the ex–president of illegally grabbing lands meant for the military.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) constituency Chairman of Ellembelle in the Western Region Mr. Francis Akainyah, is accusing the District Chief Executive (DCE) for the area and the party’s 2012 and 2016 parliamentary candidate Kwasi Bonzo of planning to oust him.
According to him, the DCE last weekend at a… Continue reading
Former Chief of Staff, Julius Debrah, is expected to appear before Financial Forensic Unit of the Criminal Investigations Department Friday to answer questions on the $74 million waste bins contract.
Joy News investigations established that Julius Debrah was the one who initiated the contract, which was found to have… Continue reading
Central Regional Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Bernard Allotey Jacobs, has warned embattled businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome and his ‘goons’ to desist from threatening him or face his wrath.
According to him, he’ll deal ruthless with them in the coming days if they should continue threatening his… Continue reading
The Minority Chief Whip, Alhaji Mohammed Muntaka Mubarak, wants the Minister of Health, Kwaku Agyeman Manu to appear before the House to explain the dire situation at the Kumasi Academy Senior High School following the reported cases of “strange deaths” of about 6 students of the school.
Three… Continue reading
Anti-corruption campaigner, Vitus Azeem has said Senior Minister Yaw Osafo Marfo’s criticism of President Akufo Addo’s endorsement of the Chairman of the Jospong Group of Companies, Joseph Siaw Agyapong vindicates anti-corruption campaigners.