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Asiedu Nketia chases CID boss

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service (CID) cannot be trusted to thoroughly investigate the contents contained in Anas Aremeyaw Anas’s Number 12 undercover documentary done on the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, General Secretary of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has said. According to Mr Read More

How two GFA officials rejected bribes from Anas

A potentially explosive documentary by investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas is alleged to have captured 77 Ghanaian referees and 14 Ghana Football Association (GFA) officials for engaging in acts of corruption. However, like with most corruption documentaries by Anas, a few individuals are celebrated for their honesty as a result of rejecting bribes. They are […]Read More

Akufo-Addo on 2-day visit to Ashanti Region

President Nana Akufo-Addo will today [Wednesday] resume his nationwide tour of the country with a visit to the Ashanti Region. The 2-day visit will afford him the opportunity to inspect on-going projects and interact with chiefs and opinion leaders in the region. This comes after his 3-day tour of the Brong Ahafo region earlier in […]Read More

‘Go sell cocaine if Ghana is hard’

Simon Osei Mensah on Tuesday threw caution and decorum to the wind when he bluntly told traders in the Ashanti Region to travel abroad and trade in prohibited drugs such as cocaine if the country is “too hard for them”. According to TV3, the regional minister said this provocative statement at an event to mark […]Read More

Wontumi’s not a competent politician

Abdul Malik Kweku Baako has questioned Bernard Antwi Boasiako popularly known as Chairman Wontumi’s capacity to appreciate the recent controversy surrounding Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ recent documentary on football and politics. In reaction to Chairman Wontumi’s claim that he once pulled a gun on Anas because he attempted duping him, the veteran journalist said “tell Wontumi Read More

Akufo-Addo’s gov’t worst in Ghana’s history – Otabil

Rev. Dr. Mensah Otabil, General Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church, has described the Akufo-Addo led-administration as the worst government in Ghana’s history. According to him, the dwindling economic fortunes of the nation, has left the masses reeling in abject poverty. The respected preacher, according to ghananewsonline.com, said these while delivering Read More

Why I don’t criticize Akufo-Addo – Rawlings

Former President, John Jerry Rawlings, says the constant lies being peddled by some members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) about his family makes it difficult for him to criticise the current administration. Delivering a durbar to commemorate the 39th anniversary of the June 4 revolution in Accra on Monday, Mr. Rawlings said he finds […]Read More

‘Rawlings is a fool but he doesn’t lie’

Major (RTD) Osahene Boakye Gyan has launched a scathing attack on former military ruler, Jerry John Rawlings, saying “he’s a fool but he doesn’t lie”. Sharing his thoughts on the commemoration of the 39th anniversary of the June 4 uprising on Okay FM, Major Boakye Gyan insisted that despite the former president’s “foolishness” he is […]Read More

Mahama shocked after watching Anas’ video

The former president, John Dramani Mahama, has watched excerpts of the yet to be premiered football documentary by investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas and has been left in complete shock. The documentary titled #Number 12 which is set to be premiered on June 6, 2018 captures President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Kwesi Nyantakyi […]Read More

Rawlings tells NDC executive to stop bleaching

Former President, Jerry John Rawlings, has told Anita Desoso to stop bleaching. According to the former military ruler, the complexion of the national executive member of the party is becoming “abnormal” adding that the continuous use of bleaching creams could cause serious skin and health conditions for her. “She is getting too fair. ‘Y3ngyai sa […]Read More

Bawumia leaps to Anas’ defence

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has waded into the ongoing debate about Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ modus operandi in obtaining evidence of corruption against public officials. Some lawyers believe his methodology should be subjected to a legal test to clear the air regarding how the undercover journalist operates. It is widely believed that, his mode of […]Read More

Is Kweku Baako “fooling” Ghanaians after Anas’ bribe video?

Kennedy Agyapong has told veteran journalist Abdul Malik Kweku Baako that he admires his tenacity and enormous journalistic experience, but “he is not intelligent than me”. The lawmaker said explanations provided by Kweku Baako concerning allegations he, Ken Agyapong, has leveled against his mentee Anas Aremwyaw has been “flawed” and “unconvincing”. “I admire and respect Read More

Ursula Owusu runs to court for protection

Communications Minister, Ursula Owusu, is seeking an interlocutory injunction to restrain musician and comedian, Kwame Asare Obeng popularly known as A-Plus from making “further defamatory comments” about her, Citi News has reported. The ardent follower of the New Patriotic Party, NPP, is said to have accused Ursula Owusu of engaging in corruptible practices. “Kwesi Read More

Mahama ‘dodges’ Rawlings at June 4 lecture

It appears the battle lines have been drawn for supremacy in the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), as former President, John Dramani Mahama boycotted the June 4th Revolution Lecture on Thursday. All the NDC presidential hopefuls were in attendance, except Mr Mahama. Previously, Mahama had told his supporters to attend such events, but on Thursday […]Read More