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Spio-Garbrah, Terminator of Mahama’s political fortunes?

NDC flag bearer hopeful

The chances of Former President John Dramani Mahama is likely to be thwarted by Dr. Ekow Spio-Garbrah. The former minister of trade and industry and Ghana's ambassador to the US under the John Mahama and JJ Rawlings administrations respectively recently officially announced his willingness to contest the NDC's flagbearer position. Following that,

Ethiopia appoints first female president in its modern history in latest reform

Ethiopia's first female president

ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia —Ethiopia’s parliament on Thursday approved the East African country’s first female president, Sahlework Zewde, a veteran of the United Nations and the diplomatic corps. The position of president is ceremonial in Ethiopia, with executive power vested in the office of the prime minister, but the appointment is deeply

Akufo Addo Abandons Mahama’s School at Diaso

Diaso SHS abandoned

One of the Community Day Senior High Schools built by Former President Mahama at Diaso has been abandoned by Nana Akufo Addo and the NPP government. The situation has resulted in the denial of education for persons residing within the area. It is not understandable why a government that has resorted to a

Africawatch, Akufo-Addo nervous as popularity wanes


President Nana Akufo-Addo’s popularity is waning due to his inability to deliver most of his campaign promises almost two years after he became President, a situation which has made him nervous and always on the defensive, controversial magazine Africawatch has stated. According to the popular magazine, “uneasiness is thus increasing as

Spio-Garbrah launches campaign, aims at strengthening ndc

NDC Flag-bearer Aspirant

Dr Ekwow Spio- Garbrah, a Presidential Aspirant of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has officially launched his campaign for the flagbearer position race of the NDC. Dr Spio-Garbrah, who is one of the front-runners for the flagbearer slot of the NDC, has thus formally submitted his letter of intent to contest

Every district will have a factory by 2020 – 1D1F Coordinator

One District, One Factory

The National Coordinator of the One-District-One Factory policy initiative, Hon. Gifty Ohene Konadu, has assured Ghanaians that every district will have its own factory by the end of 2020. She noted some districts will even have more factories than others depending on the raw material potentials they have. Corroborating her claim, she

National Security Minister vows to clamp down on vigilante groups

Minister of State in Charge of National Security, Bryan Acheampong, has promised to wage a war on vigilante groups whose activities distort the peace of the country. Mr. Acheampong’s promise follows a recent attack on a state official in Kumasi by pro-New Patriotic Party (NPP) vigilante group, Delta Force, over the

Bank Crisis: Government saved deposits of 1m Ghanaians – Akufo-Addo


President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has revealed that the rationalisation of the banking sector has ensured that deposits of 1,147,366 Ghanaians were saved. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the new Standard Chartered Head Office on Wednesday, 3rd October 2018, President Akufo-Addo noted that his administration assumed the reins of office

NPP, NDC sabotaging RTI Bill – CDD


The Deputy Director of the Centre for Democratic Development (CDD) Dr. Franklin Oduro has accused the governing New Patriotic Party and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) of colluding against the Right to Information (RTI) bill. The RTI bill was laid before Parliament by the Deputy Attorney General Joseph Kpemka Dindiok