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Minority condemns dissolution of KNUST council

The Minority Leader in Parliament, Mr Haruna Iddrisu has condemned government’s decision to dissolve the governing council of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) and called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to rescind the decision with immediate effect. According to Mr Iddrisu the move is a threat to academic freedom in […]Read More
Business General

We will keep borrowing – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said his government will continue to borrow money to put up projects he described as “assets”, stressing that every country borrows. Speaking at an entrepreneurship forum organised by the Tony Elumelo Foundation in Nigeria, Thursday, the President mentioned that many developed countries borrow, including the United States borrow. Read More
General Politics

Hannah Bissiw elected NDC women’s organizer; Opare Addo is youth organizer

Former Deputy Minister of Food and Agriculture, Dr. Hannah Bissiw, has been elected the National Women’s Organizer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). She beat other contenders, Hajia Zaynab Mahama, who was the incumbent National Organizer as well as Hajia Tawa Zakari and Margaret Chiravira to take up the position. Two other persons who […]Read More
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Telco tariffs increase wicked – NDC

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has accused the Akufo Addo government of deliberately adding more hardship to the already burdened Ghanaian with the increase of tariffs by telecommunication companies in the country. Ghanaians will from November 1, 2018, start paying more for the services rendered by the telcos. This follows an announcement by the […]Read More
General Politics

Bekwai delegates settle on Mahama

All 28 delegates from the Bekwai constituency in Ashanti have decided to support the former President John Dramani Mahama in his bid to aspire for the flagbearership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the impending elections. The delegates, however, were divided over who they deemed suitable for the post of National Chairman, even though […]Read More
General Regional

KNUST lecturers declare indefinite strike

Lecturers at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology have declared an indefinite strike over the government’s dissolution of the university’s governing council. The strike takes effect today [Friday, October 26, 2018], although students have left the campus following Monday’s violent protest. The lecturers said they do not support the government’s arbitrary Read More
General

Tension rises at $4m NCA hearing

Yesterday’s hearing of the $4 million loss at the National Communications Authority (NCA) ended on a heated note when the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Mrs Yvonne Attakorah-Obuobisa, attempted to re-examine the second prosecution witness over a document that had been tendered in evidence. The witness, Dr Yaw Isaac Ani, on October 16, 2018, told […]Read More
Entertainment General

Try seizing Shatta, Becca’s properties and see – Afia Schwa dares Menzgold Customers

Afia Schwarzenegger has dared aggrieved Menzgold customers to attempt to confiscated properties of artistes signed by the gold dealership company as they have threatened and see what happens. She called their threats a bluff stating that they would be whisked away by security operatives if they try any such move. “Have you handed any money […]Read More
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Aggrieved UG students to go on demo

Some aggrieved students of the University of Ghana’s distance education unit are calling on the university authorities to improve their teaching and learning conditions. According to them, the poor services rendered to them is unbearable. Although their mode of study; distance education is to allow them to combine e-learning and face to face interaction mode […]Read More