Month: October 2017

Kufuor denies DJ Oxy’s claim he was contracted to mudsling Akufo-Addo

Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has denied assertions that people close to his erstwhile government hired an individual to make scandalous reports about then presidential aspirant, Nana Akufo-Addo. According to entertainment critic and CEO of Oxy FM, by Alfred Kwame Larbi aka DJ Oxy, he was contracted by some elements in former President Kufuor’s camp in 2008 to publish a scandalous story against Nana Akufo-Addo. Speaking on Accra-based Rainbow Radio, the CEO of Oxy FM alleged that the mischievous deal was struck with the unnamed persons at the time some 17 aspirants battled for the flagbearship slot of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in 2008. Read: Even if I sell my children, […]

Free SHS saves education of over 100,000 JHS graduates – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says his government’s Free senior high school (SHS) education policy has bolstered the confidence of Ghanaians in education. He said the policy has saved the education of at least 100,000 students who would have stayed home because of the financial status of their parents. Related Article: Current free SHS not what Akufo-Addo promised – Minority The President told residents in the Upper West Region Tuesday, the country would have been grappling with over one million Ghanaian youth whose education would have been truncated at the junior high school (JHS) within five years. But the Free SHS policy has seen an additional 90,000 JHS graduates entering SHSs […]