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NPP elects regional executives for new regions today

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) is today holding elections in all six newly created regions to select regional executives for the party. The decision to elect new officers for the new regions including North East, Ahafo, Bono East, Western North, Oti and Savannah, was decided on during the party’s National Executive

Information Minister under Special Prosecutor investigation

The Information Minister is among about 25 cases under investigation by the Office of Special Prosecutor, JoyNews has found. The Information Minister and MP, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, is being investigated for alleged abuse of office involving ASH Plantpool company. He has submitted his caution statement responding to the allegations. JoyNews has learnt,

Selling $60m Komenda Sugar Factory for $12m is fraud – Haruna Iddrisu

The Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu has described the Trade and Industry Ministry’s planned sale of the Komenda Sugar Factory as a rip-off. The Tamale South legislator said the decision to sell the Indian government-financed entity defies logic and has the potential to damage the existing relationship between the two governments. “It is a rip-off to

Tiwaa Addo-Danquah not fit to head CID; she should be in jail – Asiedu Nketia


General Secretary for the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketiah has described COP Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah as unfit for the position of Director General of Criminal Investigative Department. According to him, given the allegations surrounding her since she assumed office and how she has so far executed her work,

Radio Gold, Radio XYZ shutdown not politically motivated – Oppong Nkrumah


The Minister for Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has denied claims that the shutdown of the two pro-opposition radio stations, Radio XYZ and Radio Gold meant a political vendetta. Speaking on Eyewitness News on Thursday, the Minister said the exercise cuts across all users of electronic spectrum who are operating without the right authorization and

NCA shuts down Radio XYZ, Radio Gold

Two pro-opposition radio stations, Radio XYZ and Radio Gold have been closed down by officials of the National Communications Authority (NCA). The incident occurred on Thursday afternoon. At the time of the forced shutdown, Radio XYZ was transmitting the opposition NDC’s press conference addressed by the Council of Elders at the party

Harassing Ofosu Ampofo won’t save you from 2020 defeat – Mahama to gov’t


The presidential candidate of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama has warned the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) to be mindful of its action against their party’s  National Chairman, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo. Mr. Mahama said the deliberate attempt by the NPP to aggressively intimidate Mr. Amopfo will not