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Our public finance now in order – President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Tuesday said Ghana’s public finance was now in order. He said the period when the country’s economic indicators “went haywire and through the roof are over.” “The days of disarray in our public finances, the reason for our recent marriage with the IMF, are over,” …

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Judiciary lacks financial independence – Chief Justice

Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo says the Judiciary lacks financial independence as it is not being adequately funded. She said the full budgetary support for the Judiciary was not being met although the Executive and the Legislative arms of Government had respected and complied with judicial decisions. “Even what is approved …

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Professor Atsu Ayee calls for reconstructing the Ghanaian society

Professor Joseph Atsu Ayee of the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana has called for reconstructing the Ghanaian society to build strong institutions for democratic consolidation. He said building strong institutions for democratic consolidation entailed reconstructing the Ghanaian state and society to internalise the values of developmental governance. …

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We need to support investigative journalism – Prof. Gadzekpo

Professor Audrey Gadzekpo, the Dean of the School of Information and Communication Studies, University of Ghana, has called on Ghanaians to fully support Investigative Journalism to consolidate the country’s democratic credentials. “Investigative Journalism takes time, resources, uses documentary, detective tools, research, and tenacity and it behooves on all and sundry …

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Uber driver remanded for robbing passenger

An Accra Circuit Court has remanded an Uber driver for allegedly robbing a female passenger. Samuel Osei, alias Nana Bekoe, 39, has denied the charge. He will make his next appearance on January 29. Police Superintendent Patience Mario told the Court presided over by Mr Aboagye Tandoh that the lady, …

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