Asiedu Nketia

Johnson Asiedu Nketia, incumbent General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has blamed the party’s defeat in 2016 on the crop of new executives that led the party into the elections. According to Asiedu Nketia, the party has been winning elections since he was elected in 2005, but …
AMA

Mohammed Nii Adjei Sowah, AMA boss, has blamed the former, NDC government of over-pricing the buses meant for the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), popularly known as “Ayalolo”. According to the AMA boss, the over-pricing of the buses to nearly three times its original cost, and some other unpopular decisions contributed …
NDC

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called on Martin Amidu, Ghana’s Special Prosecutor, to investigate and prosecute two government officials alleged to have misused state funds in the Upper East region. This has provoked a controversy between the opposition party and the Ministry of Inner-City and Zongo Development. At a …
national service

Education Minister Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh has sent a strong message to teacher trainees that they will not be given permanent employment if they do not do their national service. Members of the Teacher Trainees Association of Ghana (TTAG), On Wednesday, 7 November 2018, embarked on a demonstration against the …
Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has stated that allegations of corruption against his appointees have so far been investigated by independent institutions mandated to carry out such functions. President Akufo-Addo stressed that “there is also the attitude of those of us who are in office.” According to President Akufo-Addo, he explained that “so …
Finance

Ken Ofori-Atta, the Ministry of Finance has directed that members of Boards and Councils in the public service must no longer be paid monthly allowances. The Minister of Finance in a letter has granted approval for the implementation of new sitting allowances for Boards/Council, Boards/Councils Committees, Statutory and other Committees …
OccupyGhana

Pressure group, OccupyGhana, has condemned government for not being proactive in dealing with the carnage on the Tetteh Quarshie – Adenta Highway. The statement by OccupyGhana comes after  residents went on rampage Thursday by burning car tyres on the highway to register their protest over the rampant killing of people …
Adenta-Madina

An announcement has been made by the Ministry of Roads and Highways that work on the footbridges on the Adenta-Madina highway will begin within a week. A joint statement issued by an Inter-Ministerial Committee made up of sector ministers for Roads and Highways, Transport and Interior on Thursday observed with …
police

The Police has revealed that per their records 24 individuals have so far died on the Adenta-Madina Highway between January and October this year while over 100 have been injured through accidents. According to DSP Alex Obeng, head of research of the police MTTD “We have recorded about 24 deaths …
Asiedu Nketia

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) General Secretary, Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has been dragged to court for defamation by the Board Chairman of the Audit Service, Prof Edward Dua-Agyeman . The defamatory suit is in connection with Asiedu Nketia’s comments he made on radio which Prof Dua-Agyeman says was intended …