November 21st, 2019

Cop beaters fined GHC1,800

The Weija High Court has slapped a GHC1,800 fine each on a commercial vehicle driver, Albert Ansah, 33 and his conductor, Francis Buabeng who brutally […]
November 21st, 2019

Court revokes bail of ‘President, Ministers and transition team’ of Independent Western Togoland

An Accra High Court is set to revoke the bail granted President of the ‘Independent Western Togoland, his ministers and transition team’ for going contrary […]
November 21st, 2019

Partisanship at local level through referendum disastrous – MP

Member of Parliament (MP) for South Dayi, Rockon-Nelson Dafeamekpor, has argued that a ‘Yes’ vote in the referendum will further deepen the already existing partisanship […]
November 21st, 2019

Akufo-Addo has ‘borrowed 75% of Ghana’s total debt since Nkrumah’ – Fifi Kwetey

A former Deputy Finance Minister in the erstwhile Mahama administration, Fifi Kwetey, has said 75 per cent of Ghana’s total debt stock since the country […]
November 21st, 2019

Council of State member Kotei Dzani arrested

The CEO of defunct Ideal Finance Nii Kotei Dzani was on Wednesday arrested by the police for misappropriation of some funds in his care. Reliable […]
November 21st, 2019

Government accused of allocating GHC6m to NPP communicators in 2020 budget

A budget line in the 2020 Budget has come under scrutiny as being a possible tool to fund the New Patriotic Party (NPP) communicators. The […]
November 21st, 2019

Government has humiliated Dr. Baffour Awuah – People of Denkyira

The people of Denkyira in the Central Region have expressed anger over the withdrawal of the appointment of the Acting Director-General of the Ghana Health […]
November 21st, 2019

Forest the size of 8,300 football fields destroyed in Ghana annually – NDF report

Nature and Development Foundation (NDF), a non-governmental organisation, has revealed that 2.5 million m³ of timber, which is equivalent to a forest area of 8,300 […]
November 21st, 2019

Ghana re-elected to UNESCO Executive Board

Ghana has been re-elected into the Executive Board of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO). With this, Ghana rejoins the 58 members governing […]
November 21st, 2019

Declare EOCO’s investigation illegal – Auditor-General urges court

The Auditor-General of Ghana has escalated his feud with the Economic and Organised Crimes Office to the High Court’s Human Rights Division, urging the court […]
November 21st, 2019

Jirapa MCE denies any wrongdoing as pressure mounts for her removal

Concerned citizens of Jirapa, a group of New Patriotic Party loyalists based in the Upper West Region has mounted pressure on the government for the […]
November 21st, 2019

December 17 Referendum: No procrastination – IDEG

The Executive Director of the Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG), Dr Emmanuel Akwetey, has called on all parties calling for a postponement of the December […]
November 21st, 2019

MPs abandon core business in Parliament as Minority takes Majority to the ‘cleaners’

The issue of Members of Parliament (MPs) not always showing up in the Chamber is not news, but the fact that numbers the that are […]
November 21st, 2019

NPP, NDC fight over new oil find

Following the successful discovery of a new oil field, the two major political parties, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and New Patriotic Party (NPP), have […]
November 21st, 2019

After national cathedral, Government considering plans for a national shrine

The Minister of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, Mr Samuel Kofi Dzamesi, says the government is considering plans to build a national shrine for traditional leaders. […]
November 21st, 2019

Sex for Grades: UG report finds Gyampo, Butakor guilty of misconduct

The University of Ghana fact-finding committee set up to investigate two lecturers indicted over the BBC “sex for grades” documentary has found them guilty of […]
November 20th, 2019

‘National Cathedral will be our spiritual and cultural heritage’- Chieftancy Minister

Minister for Chieftancy and Religious Affairs, Samuel Kofi Ahiave Dzamesi has reiterated the need for the establishment of a National Cathedral which he believes will […]
November 20th, 2019

Leaked tape: I will expose my detractors in due time – Ofosu Ampofo

Beleaguered Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, says he would soon expose those seeking his downfall as he fights criminal charges […]
November 20th, 2019

Cut your ‘holier than thou attitude’ – Mensah-Bonsu to Minority

The Majority in parliament have expressed anger over what they say is the ‘holier than thou’ attitude of the minority. The Speaker of Parliament Prof. […]
November 20th, 2019

Western Togoland: Court orders arrest of leader, five others charged with treason felony

The Ho District Court has ordered the arrest of the leader of the Homeland Study Group Foundation, Mr. Charles Kwame Kudzordzi, and two others over […]
November 20th, 2019

Hand over ACP Agordzo to IGP – Court orders

The embattled former Director of Operations at the Ghana Police Service, ACP Dr Benjamin Agordzo, must be handed to the Inspector General of Police, the […]
November 20th, 2019

2020 budget: GH¢6m for ‘gov’t communication’ – Minority raises red flags

The Minority in Parliament has raised red flags about a portion of the 2020 budget which allocates GH¢6million to “government communication.” The Minority says upon […]
November 20th, 2019

‘Police beaters’ slapped with GH¢1,800 fine each

The commercial bus driver and his conductor who assaulted a police officer on the Weija road have been slapped with a GH¢1,800 fine each by […]
November 20th, 2019

Mahama’s road record ‘very embarrassing’ – Bawumia tells ‘non-reading’, ‘propaganda-loving’ NDC

Ghana’s Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has rejected accusations by the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) that the Akufo-Addo government has neglected the infrastructure needs […]
November 20th, 2019

Ras Mubarak was reminded of consequences of backing ‘Yes’ vote – Ben Ephson

Editor of the Daily Dispatch Newspaper and pollster, Benjamin Ephson says the Kumbungu MP, Ras Mubarak was reminded of the consequences of defying his party’s […]
November 20th, 2019

13-year-old held captive over father’s failure to pay bride price

A 13-year-old girl at a village in Chereponi in the North East Region has been detained and allegedly turned into a sex slave because her […]
November 20th, 2019

We won’t tax churches – Government

The Government of Ghana has indicated clearly that it has no intention whatsoever to tax churches in the country. Minister of Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs, […]
November 20th, 2019

‘This comic relief is no longer funny’ – Ablakwa writes on Volta separatists

MP for North Tongu in the Volta Region, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, described the actions of a separatist group in the region as a “comic relief” […]
November 20th, 2019

Referendum: NDC acted in bad faith – John Boadu

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has described as shocking, the sudden change of mind of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) over the upcoming referendum. […]
November 20th, 2019

Referendum: Prof Kwaku Asare launches ‘Vote No’ campaign

Lawyer and Professor of Accounting, Prof. Stephen Kwaku Asare, has launched a ‘Vote No’ campaign ahead of the upcoming referendum. He argues that the introduction […]
November 20th, 2019

Western Togoland: Five separatists remanded on treason felony charges

Five members of the Western Togoland movement have been remanded on charges of treason felony after being arraigned at the Ho District court on Wednesday. […]
November 20th, 2019

Togolanders printed own flag, currency; we’ll deal with them – Major Oduro

Deputy Minister of Defence, Major Derrick Oduro (Rtd) has said the state will deal with members of the secessionist movement Homeland Study Group Foundation (HSGF) […]
November 20th, 2019

Volta separatists leader flees

The secessionist, Charles Komi Kudzordzi, aka Papavi Kudzordzi, is on the run as security agents go after him following his so-called declaration on Saturday of […]
November 20th, 2019

Hajj fare remains unchanged for 2020 – Council

The Hajj Pilgrimage fare will remain unchanged for the 2020 Hajj pilgrimage after the government absorbed an $80 increase to the 2019 fare of GH¢19,500, […]
November 20th, 2019

Today in 2012: Asiedu Nketia grabs new mansion

On November 20, 2012, the General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, won a defamation suit he brought against the Daily […]
November 20th, 2019

Referendum: PNC backs ‘NO’ campaign

The People’s National Convention (PNC) has declared it is backing the ‘NO’ campaign in the upcoming December 17, Referendum. The party is one of the […]