With the November polls just around the corner, a research firm has been finding out the most riveting media platforms which could influence the voting choices of Ghanaians. In the survey by Goodman AMC, respondents were asked to mention media news sources, including online news portals they trust could offer...
The Presidential Candidate of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has charged Ghanaians to be mindful of their decision at the November 2016 polls. According to the NPP leader, there is no need for Ghanaians to vote out President Mahama if they are convinced their lives...
The former Governor of Abia state, Orji Uzor Kalu, in an interview, slammed former President Olusegun Obasanjo, saying his anti-corruption fight was selective. Kalu alleged that OBJ used the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to settle scores with his political opponents. The former Governor said this when asked about his...
Estranged member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Nyaho Nyaho Tamakloe, has said the current ‘love affair’ between Nana Akufo Addo and Former President Rawlings and his wife, Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings is strange since the latter meted out inhumane treatment against Kume Preko demonstrators some 21 years. He...
There appears to be confusion over the proper interpretation of the order given to the Electoral Commission (EC) by the Supreme Court on the cleaning of the biometric voter register. The highest court has described the register to be used in the crucial general election in November as ‘reasonably inaccurate’...
Nigeria President, Muhammed Buhari has boasted about his government saying it's like no other government in the history of the Nation. While noting that Nigeria is experiencing probably the toughest economic times in its history, Buhari acknowledged the sacrifice and resilience of Nigerians whose confidence of a great future remains...
In addition to the several names that were revealed in the past one month, Premium Times has identified more prominent Nigerians and Nigerian companies in the leaked internal data of Panamanian law firm, Mossack Fonsecca, as operators of offshore shell companies in tax havens. Some of the new names...
The European Commission will back visa-free travel for Turkish citizens inside Europe's passport-free Schengen area, sources have told the BBC. Visa liberalisation was offered in return for Turkey taking back migrants who crossed the Aegean Sea to Greece. But Turkey must still meet EU criteria, and the visa deal needs approval...
Donald Trump has detailed his foreign policy in a speech, a day after sweeping to a win in five US primaries. Mr Trump, the frontrunner for the Republican candidacy in the 2016 presidential race, said he would pursue an "America First" policy. He called the foreign policy of President Barack Obama's...
President Muhammadu Buhari has insisted that he would not agree to the devaluation of naira, noting that he is not convinced of its benefits to Nigerians. According to a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, on Friday, April 22, the President said that...