Month: April 2017

Kantanka vehicles can be youth–friendly

After a self-imposed painstaking survey of most bus stops or commuters bus boarding points in some parts of Accra, I shudder to say that access to commercial transportation remains one of the most dreaded activities in the life of the ordinary Ghanaian. Anyone who does not have the luxury of a private car dreads the […]

BNI besiege Nii Lante’s house in search of state car

Some operatives of National Security have reportedly stormed the residence of former Minister for Sports, Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye, to retrieve some vehicles they believe belong to the state, the former Minister has revealed. In an interview with Citi News’ Umaru Sanda Amadu, the Odododiodoo legislator said the situation has left his wife, who is […]

MP deploys water tankers to ease Yendi water crisis

There is some relief for residents of Yendi municipality in the Northern region who have endured months without having access to clean potable water as the Member of Parliament (MP) has deployed a water tanker to supply them with water. Habib Tijani who doubles as the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs told Joy News he has […]

Akufo-Addo confers with ex-Presidents at Flagstaff House

Economy, security and the controversy surrounding the retrieval of state vehicles may have dominated discussions between President Nana Akufo-Addo and his predecessors. The President is meeting with former Presidents Jerry John Rawlings, John Agyekum Kufuor and his immediate predecessor, John Dramani Mahama to deliberate on governance issues. Mr Mahama has been vociferous about his disapproval […]