If your economic fundamentals are weak, fuel prices will expose you – Pratt mocks Bawumia

The Managing Editor of the Insight Newspaper, Kwesi Pratt Jnr has mocked the Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia for supervising a failing economy. According to him, the fast depreciating cedi is an indication that the country’s economy is not doing well and hence called on the government to act fast to save the economy before […]

NPP MP calls for resignation of Auditor General for acting in ‘bad faith’

The member of parliament for Efutu constituency has called on the vociferous Auditor General to either resign or submit to due process in his case against the Board Chair of the Ghana Audit Service. Alexander Afenyo-Markin said Daniel Domelevo does not have a case in saying his work is being interfered with by the Board […]

Nana Addo storms NPP office for appointment of new officers

The National Executives Committee (NEC) of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), in consultation with the party’s National Council, on Wednesday appointed deputy national officers and directors to head the various directorates of the party. After a meeting of the two bodies at the party’s headquarters at Asylum Down in Accra, seven officers were appointed to […]

I support national cathedral 200% – Bishop Jerry Augustus Sowah

The International Director of Full Gospel Fellowship of Churches for Africa(FGFMCI), Bishop Jerry Augustus Sowah has waded into the controversy surrounding the proposed national cathedral, declaring his full support and urging government to proceed with urgency, barring any unforeseen circumstances. The highly revered man of God sharing his views on the contentious matter in an […]

Free SHS boosts business in Kumasi

Reports reaching DAILY GUIDE indicates that business is currently booming in Kumasi, the Ashanti regional capital. The Kumasi Mayor, Osei Assibey Antwi, attributed the positive trend to the implementation of the free Senior High School (SHS) policy. He said the free SHS policy, notably the Double Track System, has increased enrolment in schools. “Parents and […]

We’re ready for Free SHS students – UEW Vice Chancellor

The new Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education in Winneba (UEW), Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni, has given assurance that the UEW which is the largest public university is embarking on massive infrastructural development in the interest of the free senior high school (FSHS) programme. He said the FSHS policy was the boldest decision taken […]

HON. BARBARA ASHER AYISI LOYALTY & COMPETENCE WILL CERTAINLY WIN HER AGAIN AS OUR BELOVED MP FOR CAPE COAST NORTH CONSTITUENCY DANNY LYTTLE

HON. BARBARA ASHER AYISI LOYALTY & COMPETENCE WILL CERTAINLY WIN HER AGAIN AS OUR BELOVED MP FOR CAPE COAST NORTH CONSTITUENCY DANNY LYTTLE I am not a Prophet but I have always seen good things from afar. I have been in the Students activism, polling agent for her in 2016 election and polling station executive […]

Online Polls: NPP to get 51%, NDC at 34% if elections were held today

An online polls conducted by GHOne TV on twitter with 1,234 respondents has seen the National Democratic Congress (NDC) still trailing behind the New Patriotic Party (NPP) by more than 17 points ago. The NDC only managed 34%, less than the 44.4% they got in 2016 under John Mahama. The GHOne Poll simply asked respondents […]

Full text: First independence speech by Kwame Nkrumah

First President Kwame Nkrumah delivered the first independence speech on March 6, 1957, to hundreds of participants including representatives from the British monarch. “We have won the battle and again rededicate ourselves,” he had said, adding “Our independence is meaningless unless it is linked up with the total liberation of Africa.” Today, Ghana celebrates Kwame […]

Sports Paper Talk National Regional

Paper Talk National Regional Cristiano Ronaldo is set to face Manchester United despite being sent off on his Champions League debut for Juventus. Jose Mourinho believes Memphis Depay can still realise his potential despite failing to make the grade at Old Trafford. Manchester United have turned the corner after their early-season wobble and there is […]

Let men who impregnate girls take them home — Angry Chief

A worried paramount chief in the Upper East region has proposed a radical measure to deal with men who woo girls into a relationship and, after putting them in the family way, ditch them completely to their fate. As of the time of filing this report, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) had put together a […]

Kwame Nkrumah’s Birthday Celebration is Meaningless Unless it is linked Up with the Revival and Liberation of NKrumaist Parties

Kwame Nkrumah’s Birthday Celebration is Meaningless Unless it is linked Up with the Revival and Liberation of NKrumaist Parties The celebration of Nkrumah’s Birthday is meaningless unless it is linked up with the total liberation and revival of Nkrumaist Parties on the political landscape of Ghana. The followers of Nkrumaist tradition have really disappointed Kwame […]

KMA restrained from evicting traders at ‘Dr Mensah’

The Kumasi High Court presided over by His Lordship Efo Kossi Kaglo, acting as a supervising High Court judge, last Wednesday placed an interim injunction on the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA), restraining it from evicting traders at Dr Mensah, which is close to the “Boiler” market enclave The exercise was to allow for the construction […]

Removal of Prof. Avoke not influenced by ethnicity – Afenyo-Markin

The NPP Member of Parliament (MP) for the Effutu Constituency, Mr Alexander Afenyo-Markin, has refuted the allegation that Professor Mawutor Avoke was removed as Vice Chancellor (VC) of the University of Education (UEW), Winneba, because of his ethnic affiliation. He said there had never been any scheme to remove Prof. Avoke and his men in […]

PFM calls on Akufo-Addo to intervene in Auditor-General’s impasse

The Public Financial Management (PFM) Network Ghana has called on President Akufo-Addo to intervene in the impasse between Mr Daniel Domelevo, the Auditor-General and the Board Chairman of the Ghana Audit Service Dr Yaw Agyeman Duah. “The PFM is deeply concerned about recent developments at the Audit Service and its implication for good corporate governance […]

CHOPSS backs calls for private schools to employ licensed teachers

The Conference of Heads of Private Second Cycle Schools (CHOPSS) has welcomed the Ghana Education Service (GES) policy, making it compulsory for private schools in the country to employ the services of licensed teachers as done in the public schools. Chairman of the GES Council, Mr Michael Nsowah in an interview with Graphic Online yesterday […]

Government orders forensic audit into BOST operations

The Government has ordered forensic audit into the operations of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transport Company (BOST) from the year 2013 to 2018. Mr John-Peter Amewu, Minister of Energy, said this had been necessitated by the financial recklessness uncovered by a Presidential Committee tasked to look at the financial position of the company. The […]

MP chides ‘incompetent’ Amewu over fuel price comment

A former Deputy Power Minister, John Jinapor says claims by the Energy Minister that fuel prices would have been higher if government had not intervened smacks of incompetence. Mr Jinapor said not only is John Peter Amewu’s comment disappointing, it also shows his lack of knowledge of the sector he is supposed to be heading. […]

Court throws out Atuguba suit challenging UEW Vice Chancellor’s investiture

A case challenging the investiture of Prof Anthony Afful-Broni as Vice-Chancellor (VC) of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has been thrown out by the Accra High Court. The case filed by law professor Raymond Atuguba described the induction of the VC as an illegality and prayed the court to annul it. Prof Atuguba’s firm […]

EOCO after 3 ‘Mahama CEOs’ for GHS116,611,779

The Economic and Organised Crimes Office (EOCO) is on the heels of some former CEOs of some state-owned institutions for misappropriation of funds. Among those being sought after are the ex-CEOs of Ghana Free Zones Board (GFZB), and the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC); Kojo Twum Boafo and Sedinam Tamakloe, respectively. A forensic audit […]

Islamic Cleric predicts victory for NDC in 2020 election

Mallam Shamuna Uztaz Jibril has been accurate with his predictions prior to the 2016 elections – and he has again anticipated that former President John Dramani Mahama and the NDC will win the 2020 election. The Islamic cleric, numerologist, philosopher, and an acclaimed spiritual hacker in an interview with Peacefmonline indicated that ‘come rain or […]

Martin Amidu can’t be effective – Auditor General

The Auditor General Daniel Demelovo has said the Special Prosecutor cannot be effective due to the circumstances he finds himself in. According to him, Mr. Martin Amidu has been put in office with no investigator and just one secretary. Speaking at the third memorial lecture of former finance Minister Kwadwo Baah Wiredu, the auditor general […]

GH¢800 million scandal: Audit on Ghana Gas ‘disgusting, shoddy’ – Valerie Sawyerr

A former Chief of Staff in the John Mahama administration has described an aspect Cabinet-sanctioned audit of the financials of six state institutions as “disgusting and shoddy.” Dr Valerie Sawyerr, who is also a former board member of Ghana Gas Company Limited — which the report alleged could not account for some purchased helicopters — […]

NPP communicators will bridge gap between gov’t and the people – Buabeng Asamoah

The newly unveiled Communications Director of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Buabeng Asamoah, has said he will lead a team of communicators that will serve as a link between government and the people. The party on Wednesday named deputy national officer-appointees for various positions at the headquarters. Speaking to CitiNews, the Adentan MP […]

A-Plus eulogizes Yvonne Nelson for her fight against ‘Dumsor’

Outspoken entertainment personality, A-Plus has eulogized actress Yvonne Nelson for her fight against the power crises that rocked Ghana in 2015. Yvonne Nelson, together with some celebrities, on May 16, 2015, held a vigil to put pressure on the government to find a solution to the current power crisis. The vigil, which was attended by […]

Auditor-General advocates scrapping public boards

Auditor General Daniel Domelevo has advocated the scrapping of Boards of some sensitive public offices, arguing they constitute an interference. The tough-talking public servant who has accused his Board chairman and a former Auditor-General Prof. Edward Dua Agyeman, of undermining him said several countries do not have Boards for Auditor-General. They rather have advisory boards, […]

Auditor-General doubts Special Prosecutor’s capacity to deliver

Auditor General Daniel Domelevo has cast doubt on the Special Prosecutor’s capability to deliver on his mandate. At a public lecture to commemorate the third Kwadwo Baah Wiredu memorial lecture, he revealed that the newly created office is fraught with numerous challenges. Speaking on the theme ‘Protecting the public purse – Keeping the gate shut […]

Fuel price hike: Thank us for caring – Peter Amewu

Energy Minister Peter Amewu has said but for the numerous interventions by the Akufo-Addo government, the recent increase in prices of petroleum prices would have been much more devastating for Ghanaians. Citing the removal of excise duty and the review of the Special Petroleum Tax from 17.5percent to 13percent among other interventions to mitigate the […]

EOCO chases MASLOC, Free Zones, BOST over US$44 million rot

The Economic and Organised Crimes Office (EOCO) is on the heels of former heads of some state institutions over massive rots leading to financial loss to the state. Over US$44,306,262.51 have so far been uncovered as misappropriated funds from the previous managers of the Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASCLOC), Ghana Free Zones Board and […]