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IFEST backs double-tracking system for Free SHS

The Institute for Education Studies (IFEST) says it welcomes the decision of the Ministry of Education to adopt a double-tracking system for students who will be admitted into SHS1 in September for the 2018/2019 academic year. “IFEST believes that the potential increase in SHS enrolments in...

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Mamprugu water systems construction starts in September – Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has revealed that construction for an improved water system for Nalerigu, Gambaga and Walewale, all in the Mamprugu District, would commence in September. Speaking at a durbar held in his honour at Nalerigu by the overlord of...

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MPs are not shirts to be changed anyhow – Bagbin

The Member of Parliament for Nadowli-Kaleo Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin has stated that it is wrong for Constituencies to keep changing their Members of Parliament. According to him, a constituency that keeps changing its performing MP does that to the detriment of development in the area....

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Asawase incident must never happen again – Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has assured the entire country and, indeed, residents of Asawase, in the Ashanti Region, that, the recommendations that will be made by the Committee of Inquiry set up to investigate the alleged killing of seven (7) young...

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Minority casts doubt on government plan to raise $2b from China for roads

The Minority in Parliament is casting doubt on government’s ability to raise $2 billion from China to invest in road and other infrastructure. The Finance Minister in the mid-year budget review statement said the country faces a deficit in areas such as roads, water, bridges, electricity,...

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Teacher trainee adopts innovative skills for teaching

A teacher trainee at Accra College of Education has developed Improved Practical Classroom teaching aid skills to assist slow pupils at the lower primary level to catch-up gradually with the rest of the class. Ms Gloria Sarfo Nyamekye, a level 300 Teacher-Trainee explained the Transforming Teacher...

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Midland saga: Woman is a thief, deserved more beatings – Akua Donkor

It appears not everyone sympathises with the elderly woman, Patience Osarfo who had the beatings of her life when a policeman at the Midland Savings and Loans bank directed his fury at her and beat her to a pulp Thursday. While the entire country is outraged...

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Ghana introduces its first-ever aerobridge at KIA Terminal 3

The Ghana Airport Company Limited has introduced an aerobridge for the first time in Ghana at the Kotoka International Airport, KIA ahead of the official opening of the new Terminal 3 in August 2018. The Ghana Airport Company with the aim to make Ghana a regional...

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Opare-Addo declares intention to contest for NDC Youth Organiser position

The Former Akuapem North Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Mr George Opare-Addo has declared his intention to contest for the National Youth Organiser position of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). At a brief ceremony to officially declare his intention and launch his campaign, the young politician promised...

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8,000 more teachers to be employed for 2018/19 Free SHS – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the 2018/2019 academic year is expected to see a double of enrolment figures at the senior high school level due to the free education policy. At its implementation in 2017/2018, 90,000 more students were enrolled across various SHSs in the...

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Akufo-Addo cuts sod for 25.7km Nasia-Janga road

President Akufo-Addo, on Saturday, cut the sod for the construction of the 25.7-kilometre Nasia to Janga Road, in the West Mamprusi district of the Northen region. The road project, which is expected to be completed on 14th July 2020, will cost GHC26,847,690.40, and will serve communities...

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President directs EC to organise Referendum this year

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the Electoral Commission (EC) to organise Referendum this year for the creation of proposed six new regions. The President announced this at the weekend at Nalerigu during a durbar of chiefs and people of the Mamprugu Traditional area as...

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Samira Bawumia lands new ambassadorial role

The Second Lady of Ghana has been handed an ambassadorial position by the World Habitat Ambassadors Foundation (WHAF) and she dazzled in a very beautiful dress as the honor was conferred on her to mark the occasion. In a post on Instagram to announce the honor,...

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Ghana president backs prosecution of police who assaulted woman

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has publicly commented on a police assault that caused outrage across the country. The president said he fully backed the Ghana police service in disciplinary measures that they had taken against the erring officer. “I want to say it here, policemen...

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Ghanaian Robbers are Becoming more Sophisticated to Outsmart the Security Forces

The more I decide to quit publishing my views on national issues to mind my own business, the more pressing issues requiring my intelligence and wisdom keep cropping up. I cannot let go the current spate of sophisticated robberies without chipping in to offer advice and...

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Posting graduates to farms ‘outmoded’ – Casely-Hayford

Financial analyst, Sydney Casely-Hayford has criticized government’s plans to recruit graduates for the Agric sector under the Nation Builders Corps. According to him, such moves are outmoded and a waste of time for the graduates. He, therefore, urged the government to rethink the decision. “I disagree...

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Kwadwo Asamoah impresses as Zenit St Petersburg holds Inter Milan in pre-season match

Ghana international, Kwadwo Asamoah excelled in Inter Milan's 3-3 drawn game with Zenit St Petersburg in pre-season training at the Arena Garibaldi in Pisa. The deadlock was broken by Antonio Candreva with an extraordinary strike in the 16th minute. Luciano Spalletti’s players took heart after going...

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NPP Pink Ladies Ghana Condemns Cop attack on Nursing Mother

NPP Pink Ladies Ghana Condemns Cop attack on Nursing Mother   The leadership of Pink Ladies affiliated to the ruling New Patriotic Party is by this statement condemning the useless attack by the Police Officer, Frederick Amanor against Madam Patience Sarfo, a mother of two at the premises of Midland...

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Sports Paper Talk National Regional Chelsea and Bayern Munich are working on deals to sign Anthony Martial

Paper Talk National Regional from Manchester United but neither side are willing to meet the £89.3m valuation. Jose Mourinho wants Manchester United to make a £65m move for Leicester defender Harry Maguire but he has to sell one of Chris Smalling, Marcos Rojo or Eric Bailly...

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Police assault on woman: No police should step out without name tags, numbers – Okoe Boye

There’s increasing indiscipline in the Police Service because the element of strong monitoring and supervision is lacking, giving room for officials to act with impunity without recourse to the law, Member of Parliament for Ledzokuku constituency, Dr. Bernard Okoe Boye has observed. Speaking on Citi TV’s...

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NDC did not have intellectuals to run UGMC – Dr Boako jabs Adongo

Government has questioned the intellectual ability of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) to have managed the University of Ghana Medical Centre if they had remained in power. The Economic Advisor to the Vice President, Dr Gideon Boako took a swipe at the Member of...

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Midland saga: Medical report reveals severe bruises

The 36-year-old nursing mother, Patience Osafo, assaulted by a police officer at the Midland Savings and loans company has suffered severe bruises, a medical report has suggested. A two-months-old baby she was holding while being assaulted also suffered some contortions on the face as well. It...

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‘Woman beater’ police officer must be punished – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has condemned the conduct of the policeman who assaulted the woman at the Shiashie branch of Midland Savings and Loans in Accra. “Yesterday we had some very bad news in Accra – police beating up a woman who had gone to get money...

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Bold decisions will transform public service – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has charged governing boards of public institutions to be more creative and take bold decisions to enhance the quality of public service. The performance of the government tended to be largely measured by the quality of service rendered by the service...

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Compensate nursing mother for beating, trauma – Shocked NCCE charges

The National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) is advocating a compensation package for the nursing mother assaulted by a police officer in a video that has provoked national consciousness. In a statement Saturday, the Commission's Director of Communications and Corporate Affairs, Joyce Afutu said the increasing...

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Bawumia urges Vodafone to give customers unmatched experience

Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, Vice President has urged Vodafone to give its customers unmatched experiences in the telecommunication industry. He noted that the telecommunication industry contributed to development of the educational and health sectors and also created databank for financial and national inclusion, adding that Vodafone was...

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L/Cpl Frederick Amanor ‘usually’ assaults civilians – Family goofs in statement

In what could best be explained as a pure typo, the family of the now caged Lance Corporal Fredrick Amanor captured on video assaulting Madam Patience Osafo and her 7-week-old grandson have stated in their apology statement that the behaviour their son put up is ‘usual’...

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I admit I was the first person at JB’s murder scene – Kennedy Agyepong

Controversial Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyepong has said that he was the first person to be at the scene of the murder of the late Abuakwa North MP J.B Danquah, MyNewsGH.com can report.' According to him,he was at the murder scene because a...

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Obinim delivers Justice Atuguba’s ex-wife from bed-wetting?

A video of ‘Angel’ Obinim, in which he delivered a woman, Deborah Adam who says she has two children with the popular Justice of the Supreme Court of Ghana, William Atuguba from bed-wetting has popped up. According to the woman’s testimony, she traveled to New Jersey...

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IGP Asante-Apeatu ought to step down – Security analyst suggests

Emmanuel Kutin, a security analyst, believes so much has gone wrong within the police for the Inspector General of Police to have resigned from his position in a civilized democracy. The executive director of African Centre for Security and Counter-Terrorism was decrying the failure of leadership...

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