Month: September 2015

NPP demands probe into police assault on demonstrators

    The opposition New Patriotic Party is demanding an immediate probe into police brutality against defenceless protesters which punctuated a demonstration held yesterday.. The party is accusing the police of using brute force against unarmed citizens in a botched demonstration to demand a new voters’ register. The demonstration, organised by pressure group, Let My […]

Politicians lack proper leadership training – Lecturer

  A Governance Studies Lecturer at the Evangelical Presbyterian University in Ho, Edem Dey Kuma, says a leadership crisis is militating against development and democracy in the country. Mr Kuma says it is important for appointing authorities to ensure that budding politicians are taken through proper leadership training. “How can you be a good minister […]

Retired Judge breaks down over judicial scandal

  “Our whole society is rotten to the core”, said the Appeals Court Judge A retired Appeal Court Judge, Justice Henrrietta Abban was left in uncontrollable tears as she addressed a gathering of Christians and church leaders on the corruption scandal that has rocked the judiciary. “Our whole society is rotten to the core. It […]

TB Joshua Donates To Police, Military Hospital

    ACP Agnes Maclean (2nd right) receiving the items from Samuel Sackey on behalf of the Hospital. Standing right is Dr Zakariah General Overseer of the Sy-na-go-gue Church of All Nations (SCOANS), Prophet T.B Joshua, has donated medical consumables worth over GH¢140,000 to the Police and 37 Military Hospitals in Accra. The founder of […]

Minority accuses gov’t, IMF of violating Ghana’s laws

  The Minority in Parliament is accusing the Mahama administration and the International Monetary Fund of violating the country’s laws by approving and disbursing monies without parliamentary approval. The Minority has, therefore, asked the International Monetary Fund to as a matter of urgency stop any further disbursement to the government. The Minority said the ongoing […]

World Bank Is Broke …Pleads With Africa To Help Raise Funds

    The World Bank  Vice-President for Development Finance Caucus to raise funds to replenish the International Development Association (IDA). In order to finance development in an intelligent fashion, the WB needs to mobilise some US$135 thousand million in Official Development Assistance (ODA). This amount will attract and leverage new public and private investments. “We […]