Month: July 2015

Litvinenko inquiry: Vladimir Putin ‘ordered killing’

Russian President Vladimir Putin “personally ordered” the killing of Alexander Litvinenko, the inquiry into the former spy’s death has heard. Ben Emmerson QC, for Mr Litvinenko’s family, said in his closing statement that Russian state responsibility had been proven “beyond reasonable doubt”. Mr Litvinenko’s widow Marina said she believed her husband’s “murderers and their paymasters” […]

Junior doctors to be paid Wednesday

  Accra, June 29, GNA – Sixty- four junior doctors out of the 91 who have not been paid their salaries for the past 11 months are expected to be paid today, Wednesday July 29, as promised by Employment Minister, Mr Harruna Iddrisu. Mr Iddrisu has also indicated that the remaining 27, whose names were […]

Regional Minister addresses Assembly

  Madina, July 31, GNA – Nii Laryea Afotey Agbo,  Greater-Accra Regional Minister,  has said  the water project embarked on by  government in the region three years ago,  had been completed. He said it was left with the construction of huge pipelines to link communities and new development areas. The Regional Minister disclosed this when […]

Gunman Who Stormed Mahama Church Jailed 10-Years

  An Accra circuit has slapped a 10-year jail term on the man who was arrested for possessing a gun at the church of President John Mahama last Sunday. The court passed the judgment after Charles Antwi, 36, confessed to a plot to assassinate the President and his family. He also told the court that […]

I Wanted To Kill Mahama – Gunman Confesses

    The suspect, Charles Antwi who was arrested at the Ringway Assemblies of God church for carrying a loaded gun has confessed that he went there to kill President John Dramani Mahama. He said this in court on Tuesday. He told the court presided over by Justice Francis Obiri that he “wanted to kill […]

Group Pushes For New Voter Register

  Let My Vote Count Alliance (LMVCA) has joined calls for a new voter register ahead of the crucial 2016 general elections, making some attempts to audit the current bloated register. It comes on the heels of claims by Director of Public Affairs of the Electoral Commission (EC), Christian Owusu Parry, to the effect that […]

NDC Is Ruining The Economy To Punish Akufo-Addo—NPP MP

  Member of Parliament for Bantama, Henry K. Kokofu, says the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) under the leadership of President John Dramani Mahama is “messing up” the economy for Nana Addo to suffer. Speaking on Peace FM’s Kokrokoo, Hon. Kokofu noted that the Mahama-led government has resolved to ruin the economy because Ghanaians will […]

MP Stoned At Nima Sallah Over Dumsor, Hardship

Naser Mahama Toure aka Mc Naser Member of Parliament (MP) for the Ayawaso East constituency, Naser Mahama Toure aka Mc Naser, last Saturday had a foretaste of what appears to await his National Democratic Congress (NDC) party in the 2016 elections when residents pelted him with stones on Sallah Day at Nima. The anger was more on the NDC Administration […]