A-Plus To Contest NPP Chairmanship Post Source

Musician A-Plus has declared his intention to contest the constituency chairmanship position of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Gomoa Central Constituency. He says this is to enable him study the structures of the party as he begins his political ambition. Speaking on Accra-based Joy FM on Wednesday, A-Plus –

Nana Addo Grants Paapa Yankson State Burial

President Akufo Addo has assured the family of deceased highlife legend Paapa Yankson of government’s support to give him a beffiting state burial. The final funeral rites for Paapa Yankson will be held on 21st October, 2017. Akufo-Addo said this at a meeting with a delegation of family and friends led by the

Young Girl Raped By Policeman Cries For Justice

A 22-year-old woman who was raped by a Police officer is still seeking justice one year after the incident occurred. Corporal Edem Kelvin Sampson, with the Airport Police Division, is suspected to have carefully planned and carried out the abduction and subsequent rape of his victim in June 2016. The incident which

Gov’t Suspends Workers’ Salaries Over Wrong Bank Accounts

The Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD), has suspended the August salaries of some workers on government’s mechanized payroll system. Those affected according to the Controller includes public sector workers who failed to validate their payroll through the Electronic Salary Payment Voucher (ESPV) system, those with irregular or no bank account

MTN Awarded Me For Competence – Sacked SSNIT IT Head

The dismissed IT head of SSNIT Caleb Afaglo has challenged reports that he was fired from his previous employment for lack of certificates and incompetence. In a reaction to media reports about his competence, Dr. Afaglo said he is amazed that the current managers of SSNIT are challenging his efficiency when

Gov’t Extends Ghana,IMF Programme By A Year

Freeze in government sector employment is expected to continue till April 2019 following an extension of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) programme with Ghana. The IMF approved the extension during a meeting between the government of Ghana and the Executive Board of the Fund. President Akufo-Addo during his maiden encounter with senior

Teacher Licensing Story Not Unthentic – Opoku-Prempeh

The Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh has strongly dismissed media reports that his ministry will license all teachers before they are eligible to teach. According to the minister, he has not on any platform said anything about teacher licensing since his appointment. “Since I became a minister, I have not

IMF’s latest statement on Ghana’s program August

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded its fourth review of Ghana’s program with the Fund on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. The review ended with an extension of the program by one year and the approval of US$94.2 million disbursement. For a complete overview of the program so far, read the statement below