Thursday, February 21, 2019

Alan Kyerematen, Agyarko, others to be vetted today

Four ministerial nominees namely; Minister-designate for Trade and Industry, Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen, Minister-Designate for local government and rural development, Hajia Alima Mahama, Minister-Designate for Agriculture, Dr.Owusu Afriyie Akoto and Minister-Designate for Energy, Boakye Agyarko...

Osafo Marfo parries questions on IFC, CNTCI, others

Senior minister-designate, Yaw Osafo Marfo,  has dismissed claims that his tenure as Finance minister under former President John Kufuor was hit with scandals. Taking his turn to ask questions as a member of the Appointments...

Parliament grills Marfo, Dapaah, Ofori Atta

The Appointments Committee of Ghana’s Parliament will vet four ministerial nominees today. The four are Senior Minister-designate Yaw Osafo Marfo, Finance Minister-designate Ken Ofori Atta, Minister-designate for National Security Albert Kan Dapaah and Defense minister...

Gambia holds Barrow’s inauguration in Senegal

The Gambia’s President-elect Adama Barrow will be inaugurated at 4pm today, Thursday January 19, at The Gambian embassy in neighbouring Senegal.   You are all welcome to my inauguration today 4pm at The #Gambian embassy in...

Cadres caution Akufo-Addo against SADA overhaul

Cadres in the Upper East region have advised against government’s plans to overhaul the Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA), saying it would only result in a needless drain of the taxpayer’s cashbox. The campaign that...

I didn’t lie about ballot papers – Wontumi  

The Ashanti regional chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako, has rubbished reports that he lied during last month’s polls when he claimed that he had information that some thumb-printed...

I don’t want ministerial post – Wontumi

The Ashanti regional chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Bernard Antwi Bosiako has said he is not interested in any ministerial position. Popularly known as Chairman Wontumi, he told Bola Ray on Starr Chat...

“Uncouth” NDC must stop attacking Nana Addo – NPP

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has launched a scathing attack on the leadership of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) describing them as “pampered hotheaded goons.” This was in response to a press conference...

Huge ex-gratia for former presidents a burden – Nunoo Mensah

A former national security advisor to the late President Mills, Brigadier General (rtd) Joseph Nunoo Mensah has called on former Heads of State to consider the burden of their severance packages on the national...

Senior Minister portfolio unlawful – Mahama Ayariga

The Member of Parliament for Bawku Central Mahama Ayariga has stated that the Senior Minister position created by President Akufo-Addo is unconstitutional. In a letter addressed to the President, the former Information minister said Mr....

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