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Mahama to grant convicted galamsey operators amnesty if elected

The Flagbearer of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama has indicated his readiness to grant amnesty to convicted small-scale miners, popularly known as galamseyers if given the nod on December 07. According to him, “our youth have been imprisoned for their involvement in galamsey, but it …

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Police arrest six more suspects in another plot against Agona West MP

Six suspected criminals who allegedly made another assassination attempt on the life of Mrs Cynthia Morrison, Member of Parliament (MP) for Agona West are in the grips of the Swedru Divisional Police Command. Intelligence gathered by the Security in Swedru emerged that the suspects, John Toko, 26, Emmanuel Mensah, 25, …

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EC reopens nomination for Yapei, Kusawgu Constituency on Tuesday

The Electoral Commission (EC) will reopen parliamentary nominations for the Yapei-Kusawgu Constituency in the Savannah Region from Tuesday, October 27, to Wednesday, October 28, 2020. A statement issued by the EC and copied to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) on Thursday said the move had become necessary due to the …

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NDC will settle aggrieved customers of Menzgold – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Presidential Candidate, has assured aggrieved customers of Menzgold that his government will assist them to retrieve their locked-up funds. He said the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Administration had done very little to ensure depositors, who had invested their life time …

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Have confidence in me as honest leader – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has entreated Ghanaians to continue to have confidence in him and as an honest leader. He said he had delivered on promises according to the 2016 New Patriotic Party manifesto to the admiration of Ghanaians. “Some people doubted my stature and credibility to speak to …

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Bawumia reaffirms government’s commitment to provide free university education

The Vice President Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has reaffirmed government’s commitment to ensure that brilliant but needy students would access university education in the next New Patriotic Party (NPP) government. This would make the government’s flagship Free Senior High School (SHS) programme to achieve significant and desirable outcomes. Vice President …

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Let’s not spill blood over political differences – Prof. Opoku-Agyemang

Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, the Presidential Running Mate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has called for calm in the campaign activities of parties contesting the December 7, elections. “Our activities should not be characterized by violence and disorderliness since we are not at war with each other. “Let us …

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Audio recordings of NDC Chairman was subjected to forensic analysis – Investigator

An alleged audio recording of Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, Chairman, National Democratic Congress (NDC), and others, was sent to Israel Forensic Science Institute for forensic examination. Chief Inspector Bernard Berkoh, the case investigator, told an Accra High Court that he sent the audio for the examination after he had obtained a …

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Minority political parties offer policy solutions to unemployment, corruption

Minority political parties have provided alternative policy solutions to solve youth unemployment and mismanagement of the Ghanaian economy. They pledged to provide long-term financial support and low interest rates to entrepreneurs and businesses to expand and provide jobs for the teeming unemployed youth. They also promised to add value to …

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NDC to set-up coal plant at Ekumfi Otuam

The Flagbearer of National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama, has announced plans by the Party to establish a coal plant at Ekumfi Otuam in the Central Region. The envisaged 2,000 megawatts (MW) plant will significantly augment the country’s hydro, thermal and solar sources of power generation of which …

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