The Ghanaian people, their government and I extend warm congratulations to His Excellency Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election, for a second successive term, as President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, in the elections of Saturday 23rd February, 2019. His re-election is a renewal of the confidence the Nigerian people...
Photo: Charles Bissue A presidential staffer and Secretary to the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Illegal Mining (IMCIM), Mr. Charles Cromwell Bissue, has been fingered as the foremost turncoat against efforts by President Akufo-Addo to weed out illegal mining in the country. In the latest undercover work of ace investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw...
The implementation of the Right to Information (RTI) Bill into law will cost government some ¢750 million over the next five years, a research conducted by Parliament has found. This cost is in reference to the likely cost associated with the policy of establishing and operating an office for the...
Executive Director of anti-graft agency, the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO), ACP K.K Amoah, has been removed from office. Myjoyonline.com sources in government say he has been replaced by DCOP Adusei Poku. ACP Amoah has since been ordered to hand over to DCOP on Thursday, February 28, the sources say. ”He’s...
Government will on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, simultaneously inaugurate six newly created Municipal and District assemblies in the country. The six are the Korle-Klottey Assembly with the capital to be Osu, the Ablekuma Central with the capital Laterbiokorshie, Ayawaso Central Assembly with Kokomlele as its capital. The rest are Achiase Assembly...
Roads and Transport Minister, Kwasi Amoako-Atta, has directed road toll collectors to insist on taking tolls from ministers of state.“I have heard some people get to the booths and they say I’m managing director or that, and so they just pass. All the toll booth collectors in this country...
File:Ahmed Suale picture shown on Net2 TV The Ghana Police says it is looking for cartographers to use information so far gathered by investigators to sketch the alleged killers of undercover journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale. According to the Police, they have received descriptions of the persons who on January 16, shot and...
A security analyst wants Parliament’s Defence and Interior Committee to haul the Minister of State in Charge of Security before it to answer for the behaviour of masked men who brutalised people during the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election. Dr. Emmanuel Kwesi Aning says Bryan Acheampong seemed to have little or...
Inspector General of Police (IGP) David Asante-Apeatu must muster the courage to resign if he is being influenced by politicians carrying out his duties, Brigadier Joseph Nunoo-Mensah (rtd... Tweet Inspector General of Police (IGP) David Asante-Apeatu must muster the courage to resign if he is being influenced by politicians carrying out...
Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI) has advocated for Registrar General’s Department office in upper west to prevent scores of people willing to register their business from travelling to other regions. The call was made when GNCCI executives visited the Upper West Regional Minister, Alhaji Sulemana Alhassan in...
Three groups campaigning for the passage of the Right to Information (RTI) Bill intend to put more pressure on the legislature to pass the Bill. Jointly called ‘The Coalition, the group consists of the Right to Information Coalition, the Media Coalition on RTI and OccupyGhana. The group have therefore decided to...
Some Parliamentarians on Wednesday morning had to physically restrain two of their colleagues as they trade insults on the Floor of the House ahead of sitting. Assin Central MP, Kennedy Agyapong confronted his Asawase colleague, Muntaka Mubarak, who had moved a motion on the Floor for the second time referring...
Assin Central MP, Kennedy Agyapong, has been referred to Parliament’s Privileges Committee for inciting the public against undercover investigator Ahmed Hussein-Suale. Aasawase MP Muntaka Mubarak who raised the issue on the floor of Parliament said his colleague was in contempt of the House for the behaviour he believes resulted in...
Minister of Railways Development, Joe Ghartey, has described the 1,300-kilometre joint railway project with Burkina Faso as the biggest infrastructure undertaken since independence. The project, he said, will impact on the economies of both countries. The Minister, who met stakeholders in the Volta Region on the project, said aside facilitating communication...
The Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO), says it has secured a court order confirming the freezing of assets of Menzgold and other related businesses belonging to its CEO, Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM 1). EOCO in a release Tuesday, January 29 and signed by Head of Public Affairs Unit, Jacquline...