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Aid can’t develop Africa, let’s work to build our continent – Akufo-Addo to African caucus

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated emphatically that "aid can never develop the African continent". The continent he says must get to work if she is to develop to meet the aspirations of her peoples. Addressing the 2019 African Governors of the World Bank and...

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Government unveils GHC1billion SDG Fund

Government has unveiled two separate funds – the Green and Delivery Funds – intended to generate monies to facilitate Ghana’s attainment of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The initiative is being undertaken by the CEOs Advisory Group on SDG established by President Akufo-Addo...

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Blame Finance Ministry for PDS concession debacle – Kwabena Donkor

A former Power Minister, Dr Kwabena Donkor is blaming the Finance Ministry for the Power Distribution Services’ (PDS) concession agreement debacle. According to him, the Ministry played a leading role in the signing of the agreement with the sector minister being the one who appended his...

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Most Ghanaians have been initiated into occultism by their Pastors – Papa Shee

Popular Highlife artiste now Evangelist, Papa Shee says most Ghanaians have been initiated into occultism by Pastors. According to him, most Pastors in Ghana currently are occulted and with the way they are been celebrated by their followers, they initiate them into occult groups without their...

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PDS will not come back – KT Hammond

The Member of Parliament for Adansi Asokwa constituency, KT Hammond says he is quite certain that Power Distribution Service (PDS) will not be cleared to manage the country’s power distribution service again after its suspension by the government for some breaches in its concession agreement. KT...

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NPP TO HOLD A FIRST EVER NATIONAL WOMEN’S CONFERENCE AND RALLY IN ASHANTI REGION

NPP TO HOLD A FIRST EVER NATIONAL WOMEN’S CONFERENCE AND RALLY IN ASHANTI REGION A credible source has indicated to us that the National Women’s wing of the NPP is preparing to conduct a National  Women's Conference and Rally for its Regional, Constituency Women’s Organizers and...

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Amewu for Hohoe parliamentary seat – Agenda for Development declares

A group calling itself, Agenda for Development in the Hohoe constituency of the Volta region, has declared their undying support for the candidature of the Energy Minister, John Peter Amewu as the Member of Parliament (MP) for the constituency. According to them, Amewu is the most...

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Otumfour Osei Tutu breaks silence on Prophet Badu Kobi’s tribal comments

The Manhyia Palace has noticed the tribal comments made by Prophet Emmanuel Badu Kobi and has offered a response to that effect. Social media was on fire last weekend when Prophet Badu, during a sermon in his church, insulted Ashanti women, saying they are disrespectful, greedy...

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Amewu calls NDC bluff to reveal gov’t officials in PDS fiasco

Energy Minister, Peter Amewu, has mocked the Minority’s claim that it has the names of government officials that fronted the botched power concession agreement. Minority Spokesperson on the Mines and Energy Committee, Adams Mutawakilu, has said that the suspension of the agreement between government and Power...

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Prophet Badu Kobi refuses to apologize, blasts Ashantis again

Prophet Emmanuel Kobi is not backing down on his ethnocentric comments anytime soon from the look of things. He has thrown another shot at Asante women who have risen against his reckless description od who Asante women are. According to the founder and leader of Glorious...

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I vowed to ‘die’ in politics because of Busia – Kufuor tearfully eulogises Busia

"He trained me deeply on values and the sovereignty of the human individual and I believe that's the basis for his call for democracy and social intervention. He taught me to be my brother's keeper". These words were uttered by Former President Kufuor as he fondly...

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Political Propaganda Prophets are a Cause for Concern

Weep, my country Ghana. Ghana has not only come under the disastrous influence of our usually insatiably corrupt and selfish politicians but also, under that of political propaganda prophets or pastors (PPP). Should the country continue down the slippery slope where politicians and pastors or prophets...

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Are Ghana Media Desirous of Helping to end or Fight Corruption in Ghana?

I am moved by years of close monitoring and studying of the Ghana media to come out with the question, “Are Ghana media desirous of helping to end or fight corruption in Ghana?” From the behaviours of some Ghanaian journalists, both based in Ghana and abroad,...

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Is Prophet Badu Kobi Indeed a Prophet from God?

I have on a number of occasions had the necessity or obligation to cast doubt on the quality of “Prophet” Badu Kobi as a man of God let alone, a prophet. From his numerously off on a tangent predictions, I am without doubt that he is...

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OUR MOTHERS AND SISTERS ARE OUR PRIDE, ASU REPLIES PROPHET E.B. KOBI

OUR MOTHERS AND SISTERS ARE OUR PRIDE, ASU REPLIES PROPHET E.B. KOBI Asante Students Union (ASU) has stated categorically that they are proud of their mothers and sisters because of their accommodative, respectful, hardworking, dedication, visionary, and industrious nature in response to the distasteful statement by...

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NPP WOMEN DEMAND APOLOGY FROM BADU KOBI

NPP WOMEN DEMAND APOLOGY FROM BADU KOBI   Founder and Leader of Glorious Wave Church International, Prophet Badu Kobi, has taken a strong swipe at Ashanti women. It is for this reason that Nana Ama Ampomah who happens to be the Ashanti Regional Women's Organiser of...

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We will fix your roads but not with words, pictures like NDC – Finance Minister

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) says it will not tow the path of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to claim that it made strides in infrastructural development as captured in the Green Book but with nothing to show on the ground. Finance Minister, Ken Ofori...

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NAM1 has devised a strategy not to pay customers – Lawyer alleges

Lawyer for aggrieved customers of Menzgold, Amanda Clinton, has alleged that Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM 1), CEO of Menzgold, has no plans of paying back locked-up investments of customers of the embattled gold dealership company. According to her, NAM1 has launched a media campaign which is...

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Fuel prices to go up — Ken Ofori-Atta

The cost of fuel will soon shoot up following the Finance Minister’s announcement of an increase in Energy Sector Levies Act (ESLA) which charged on petroleum products. Speaking on the floor of Parliament today, Mr. Ofori-Atta said the government had to turn to the ESLA to...

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Nurse rapes patient on sickbed

A male nurse on duty has raped a first-year student of the Northern School of Business in Tamale on her sickbed at the school’s sickbay. The girl (name withheld) was sick and reported to the school sickbay but the school nurse took advantage of her condition...

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WE WOULD ALWAYS DEMAND FOR OUR FAIR SHARE OF THE NATIONAL CAKE,TAKE IT OR LEAVE IT – Kumasi Youth...

WE WOULD ALWAYS DEMAND FOR OUR FAIR SHARE OF THE NATIONAL CAKE,TAKE IT OR LEAVE IT - Kumasi Youth Association (KuYA) The Patrons, Executives and entire members of Kumasi Youth Association(KuYA) are pledging our unflinching support to Kumawood Actors, Actress and Producers in pursuant for the...

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Wicked Military Putschists Purging Tactics are Manifesting in our Ashanti Chieftaincy Affairs

From history, it is on record how some leaders of successful military coup d’états had often turned against their comrades with whom they staged the coup. When a team of military putschists succeed in overthrowing an elected or autocratic government, the leader sooner embarks on tactical...

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Who Say God No Dey? – He Dey Paa! – Listen to this Testimony from Kumawu

Fellow Ghanaians, regardless of your faith, be ye a Christian, Muslim, pagan or an atheist, hear ye me, as I have a testimony to tell or to share with you. According to my testimony which will be narrated in a second, there is God, whether we...

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Government withdraws luxury vehicle levy

Government has withdrawn the luxury vehicle tax which was introduced last year. The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori – Atta, in his mid-year budget review in Parliament, said while the tax was introduced to raise revenue, “we have noted suggestions from the general public on the implementation...

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Ghana’s High Commissioner to UK, Ireland makes historic visit to Bermuda

Ghana’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom & Republic of Ireland, His Excellency Papa Owusu-Ankomah has paid a historic official visit to Bermuda to, as part of the High Commission’s core mandate, explore business opportunities and deepen bilateral relationship between the two countries. The visit is...

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NDC will collapse Free SHS – Education Minister warns

Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh aka ‘Napo’, insists the free Senior High School (SHS) policy will not survive under a National Democratic Congress (NDC) government. Consequently, he has admonished Ghanaians to renew the mandate of President Nana Akufo-Addo in 2020 to ensure the progress of...

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I’ll scrap some of Nana Addo’s new ministries – Mahama

The flagbearer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Mahama says he will scrap some of the newly created ministries the Akufo-Addo administration introduced if the NDC is voted back into power. The Akufo-Addo administration now has 125 ministers, over 30 more ministers more than...

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Reject tribalism – Manhyia Palace

The Manhyia Palace in Kumasi, the Ashanti Regional capital, has asked Ghanaians to eschew tribalism from their day-to-day activities. In a Facebook post on Monday, 29 July 2019, the Asantehene’s Palace said: “Proud Asante. Say no to tribalism. #SayNoToTribalism.” The call comes at a time the...

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I am now tired – Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko wails

Private legal practitioner and an influential family member of current President, Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko says he is tired over strenuous attempts to link him to one thing or the other under the current administration. He thinks that no story in the country is ever complete without...

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Ashantis are too tribalistic; they want Akufo-Addo to fail – Prophet Oduro reveals

Founder and leader of the Alabaster International Ministry, Prophet Kofi Oduro has made some revelations about the New Patriotic Party(NPP). According to him, the NPP is too petty when it comes to who becomes what, all because of tribalism. Prophet Oduro stated that the Ashanti's and...

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