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    Akufo-Addo Names 50 Deputy Ministers, 4 Minister of States. See the Full List

    The President, Nana Akufo-Addo has named 54 persons to serve as ministers of state at the presidency and deputy ministers of state in his government. In a letter addressed to the speaker of Parliament on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, the president urged the house to approve the nominees which include …

  • 1 year ago

    Breaking News: University of Ghana Student Falls from her 4th Floor Residence

    A level 400 University of Ghana Student , name withheld, is reported dead after falling off from the 4th floor corridor of her residence. The sad incident occurred this dawn after a passer-by who was going to the Sarbah field to pray found her. So far, there has not been …

  • 1 year ago

    Full Text of Nana Akufo-Addo’s Independence Day Speech

    Today marks Ghana’s 6oth Independence after colonial rule and the President has charged Ghanaians to adopt the  selfless lifestyle of our fathers who fought so hard to build this nation. He said after 60years, we have no excuse. Read full speech: SPEECH DELIVERED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, NANA …

  • 1 year ago

    Before Independence: Reflections from the Cape Coast Castle

    Wails loomed out and penetrated its thick walls. Cries of pain and anguish, of misery and despair always characterized it uniquely white walls. The paints were as white as snow on a wall as tall as trying to be in competition with the skies. The many lives this building with …

  • 1 year ago

    Kayayei Taxes, Duties on Spare Sparts and other Taxes Abolished

    Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has announced government’s decision to abolish eight taxes and reduce four others, many of which were introduced by the previous government. According to him, many of the taxes were nuisance taxes, the removal of which will ease the difficulties they imposed on Ghanaians. He explained the measures will …

  • 1 year ago

    Tourist sites to be developed to World-Class Standards- Finance Minister

    The government has set its sights on developing Ghana’s tourist sites to world-class standards. The move, according to Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance, is part of efforts to make Ghana a preferred tourism destination as well as create jobs for the youth. Delivering President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s first budget …

  • 1 year ago

    Ayariga ‘bribery’ Saga: NDC splits

    There is seeming tension within the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) over the bribe allegation by the party’s Bawku Central Member of Parliament (MP), Mahama Ayariga, recently. Even though the parliamentary ad hoc committee is probing the allegation, the NDC appears to have thrown its weight behind Mahama Ayariga against …

  • 1 year ago

    I was elected to get things done, not to complain- Prez. Akufo-Addo

    President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says he would not choose the path of complaining because that is not why he was elected. He said the “overwhelming majority of Ghanaians” who voted for him in the December 7 presidential poll did not elect him to lament. He told Parliament during his first …

  • 1 year ago

    John Mahama left me just 0.4% revenue to deliver promises – Akufo-Addo

    President Nana Akufo-Addo has minced no words in stressing that President John Mahama’s undisciplined management of the economy has put his government in a very tight corner. He told Parliament at his first State of the Nation Address Tuesday, that his government has only 0.4 percent of public revenue to finance …

  • 1 year ago

    Citizen Watch : The Road Tolls are Not for Partying

    We have come a very long way as a nation but we would really not feel anything after coming this long way if we continue to ignore some of these basic things. The following are pictures of the current state of the traffic lights on Liberation Road, Takoradi.  The lights …

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