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Jonas Nyabor writes on Ghana’s debt situation: How much does each Ghanaian owe?

In spite of the improvements in Ghana’s economic fundamentals in recent years, and reports of economic growth, the country’s debt per capita continues to rise. Figures from the Bank of Ghana indicate that the country’s public debt reached GH¢ 214.9 billion as of November 2019. This equates to about GH¢7,163 …

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Ghanaians will reward me with victory in 2020 polls – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo is confident of winning the 2020 polls. Nana Akufo-Addo says the many achievements recorded in the last three years gives him an upper hand over other contenders in the election. The president was speaking at a meeting with members of the Ghanaian community in Oslo, Norway. President …

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Minority’s State of the Nation Address boycott justifiable – Sammy Gyamfi

The Communications Officer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi has commended the Minority in Parliament for boycotting President Nana Akufo-Addo’s 2020 State of the Nation address last week. He said the boycott was a demonstration of patriotism and commitment to the fight against injustice and impunity in the …

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GETFund: We’ve laid down our ‘tools’- NDC members peeved over scholarship for NPP members

Several members of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) have expressed disappointment in the erstwhile NDC government for giving out scholarships to the opposition New Patriotic Party(NPP) members at the expense of NDC members. Some of the NDC members have vowed not to campaign in 2020 as nothing shows the …

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Cancel teacher promotion exams to save your image – Africa Education Watch tells GES

The African Education Watch is calling for the cancellation of the teachers’ promotion examination conducted on February 20 and 21 2020 following the alleged leakage of the examination questions. According to the group, the leakage has compromised the integrity of the promotional system and as a result, the examination must …

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GFA mourns with family of late Henry Aryee

President of the GFA Kurt E.S Okraku led a delegation to the funeral of late Football administrator Henry Nii Ayitey Aryee on Friday. Mr. Aryee who was an expert in Colts football passed away earlier this year after a short illness. The GFA President’s delegation to the funeral which was …

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GIMPA begins Doctor of Management programme

Professor Philip Duku Osei, the Deputy Rector, Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), has urged the first cohort of students of the Doctor of Management programme to be self-disciplined and eschew acts that would derail their academic pursuits. “Discipline will help you to be focused on your studies, …

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Give me four more years to continue my good works – President Nana Addo to Ghanaians

President Nana Addo has appealed to Ghanaians to give him for more years in order for him to continue his good works. With his slogan “4more4Nana”, the President said he was willing to serve the country for another four years to continue his policies geared towards the development of the …

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Ghana Railway Company Ltd suspends Takoradi-Tarkwa passenger service

The Ghana Railway Company Limited (GRCL) has announced the suspension of Takoradi-Tarkwa commercial service with effect from Monday, March 2. The service began on Monday, February 10 and has been running on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. First class rides go for GH¢10 with second class ride going for GH¢8. But …

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Alex Mould tears into Akufo-Addo over Aker Energy deal

A former Chief Executive Officer at the Ghana National Petroleum Commission (GNPC), Alex Mould, says the Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo led-administration has bestowed massive historical damage on Ghana’s oil and gas industry – a situation which could have far-reaching consequences on the Ghanaian economy. He says the damage done to the sector …

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NPP executive who invoked curses on MP, others dead

A disgruntled polling station executive who invoked a river god to strike dead the Member of Parliament (MP) Asante Akyem North Constituency Lawyer Andy Appiah-Kubi, the constituency Chairman Sampson Agyei, William Aboagye and other constituency executives for suspending him from the party is dead. MyNewsGh.com confirmed that he died Friday …

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Customs intercepts smuggled cocoa beans

Customs officials from Ave-Havi Station of the Aflao Command of Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) have intercepted 53 rice bags of raw cocoa beans being smuggled from Ghana to Togo. The cocoa beans were packaged in 16 bags (65kg) and 37 bags (30kg) with total weight of …

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Property vandalised as ATL, Oguaa halls clash

Several properties were left vandalised and some students injured as a free-for-all fight erupted between students of Atlantic Hall (ATL) and Oguaa Hall of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) Friday night. It is unclear what triggered the fight but an eye witness said it started after some students of …

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We have eliminated ‘Goro Boys’ following DVLA digitalization – Akufo-Addo

The Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) offices across the country will be free of middlemen following the digitisation process, said President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. According to him, the digital initiatives undertaken by the government is yielding great results. During his fourth State of the nation’s address, the president …

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Mahama has no intention to cause chaos – NDC

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) says former President John Dramani Mahama who is the flag bearer of the party does not have any intention to cause chaos before, during and after the December 7 polls. “The conscience of former President John Mahama is clean and does not carry the burden …

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