Supreme Court orders EC to submit names of NHIS registrants to court

Supreme Court orders EC to submit names of NHIS registrants to court

The Supreme Court has ordered the Electoral Commission to submit before it, a “comprehensive” list of all persons who registered with NHIS cards in 2012, by June 29. Additionally, the apex court directed the EC to develop a guideline on the specific processes and methods they intend to adopt in implementing the orders in the […]

Kumasi robbery: One suspect identified

Kumasi robbery: One suspect identified

One of the five suspects arrested in connection with the murder of a 42-year -old Anthony Drobo, a fuel retailer at Kotwi, a suburb of Kumasi in the Ashanti Region has been identified. Wife of the deceased, identified the suspect Kofi Emmanuel 22, a food vendor as one of the three suspects who carried out […]

Ramadan must be period for reflection – Chief Imam

Ramadan must be period for reflection – Chief Imam

The National Chief Imam, Sheikh Osman Nuhu Sharabutu, has urged leaders of political parties to use the Ramadan period to reflect and focus on the teachings and directives of Allah. According to him, Ghana could only remain peaceful if all political parties embraced peace and see their political opponents as potential partners in development. He […]

2016 Election: Don’t endorse candidates – Asantehene to chiefs

2016 Election: Don’t endorse candidates – Asantehene to chiefs

The Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu has warned chiefs under his jurisdiction to desist from endorsing political parties and candidates as Ghana readies for the 2016 elections. According to the Ashanti monarch, although the law does not bar chiefs from voting, they must not compromise their neutrality in the eyes of their subjects. Addressing the Ashanti […]

Full Text: Nana Addo’s ‘Real State of the Nation Address’

Full Text: Nana Addo’s ‘Real State of the Nation Address’

NPP Flagbearer, Nana Addo on Monday presented what he calls the ‘Real State of the Nation Address’ at the College of Physicians and Surgeons in Accra. The address was a direct response to President Mahama’s constitutionally mandated state of the nation address delivered last Thursday February, 25. The NPP has described Mahama’s address as disappointing […]

Angry teachers declare stance today

Angry teachers declare stance today

The three teacher unions are expected to meet today, Tuesday, March 1, to make known the way forward regarding the strike threat issued a fortnight ago. The teachers had threatened to withdraw their services from March 1 if government failed to settle their allowances. Leadership of the National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), Ghana National […]

Akufo-Addo’s ‘Real SONA’ exposed govt ‘naked dishonesty’ – Mustafa Hamid

Akufo-Addo’s ‘Real SONA’ exposed govt ‘naked dishonesty’ – Mustafa Hamid

A Spokesperson for Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has justified Monday’s ‘Real State of the Nation Address’ by the opposition flagbearer as part of New Patriotic Party’s duty to shed light on dishonesty of the John Mahama-led administration. Mustafa Hammed says the State of the Nation Address which President John Mahama presented to Parliament contained “deception […]

Ho poly begins Masters programmes

Ho poly begins Masters programmes

Ho Polytechnic has begun giving meaning to the concept underlying the conversion of Polytechnics to Technical Universities by establishing the School of Graduate Studies. The school has begun to run Master of Technology (MTech) programmes, specifically in the areas of Engineering. The Polytechnic has secured accreditation to run MTech in Agricultural Engineering. This was made […]