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Revealed: What Kwesi Nyantakyi said in Anas video

President Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday ordered for the arrest of President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Kwesi Nyantakyi, for defrauding by false pretences. Nana Akufo-Addo ordered the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service to arrest Mr Nyantakyi after being privy to investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ Number 12 undercover Read More
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I have Akufo-Addo in my pocket – Kwesi Nyantakyi

It has emerged that president of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi, boasted to potential investors that he could secure contracts without going through due process because he has “unconstrained” access to President Akufo-Addo. In a secret audio-visual recording by investigative journalists, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, titled, “Number 12”, Kwesi Nyanatakyi is heard Read More
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Akufo-Addo orders arrest of Kwesi Nyantakyi

President Akufo-Addo has directed the Criminal Investigations Department of the Ghana Police Service to arrest president of the Ghana Football Association, Kwesi Nyantakyi, for defrauding by false pretense. The president’s order follows the release of an excerpt from the much touted video of acclaimed investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas, uncovering rot in the Read More
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Sack incompetent Ursula Owusu – IMANI

President of policy think tank, IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe, is relentless in his demand for government to back away from the $89 million data monitoring contract with Kelni GVG. This time around, Mr Cudjoe and his associates are calling for the immediate removal of Communications Minister, Ursula Owusu Ekuful. In an interview on Morning Starr […]Read More
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Childhood cancer exists in Ghana – Emofra Africa

Mrs Theresa Dzifa Heletsi, Project Coordinator of Emofra Africa, an NGO which caters for the treatment and needs of children living with cancer in Ghana has called on the Ghanaians to assist the children. According to her, most people are not aware that children also suffer from cancer, “people only think about breast cancer and […]Read More
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Ignore Ebola rumors, Ghana is safe – MoH

  The Ministry of Health (MOH) has described as ‘false and misleading’ the claims on social media that there is an outbreak of Ebola in the country and the Health Authorities are trying to suppress the information. A statement issued jointly by the Ministry with the Ghana Health Service, signed by Dr Anthony Nsiah-Asare, the […]Read More
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Alarm blows over $3m NHIA contract

The Audit Service review of procurement methods at the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has flagged single source procurement of ¢11,260,793 and $3,307,000. According to the Service, the justification outlined in the contract document [GR/NHIA/CS/009/17] signed and dated July 7, 2017, for single source procurement method were contrary to Sections of the Public Read More
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Ghana Card registration to begin next week

Chief Executive Officer of the National Identification Authority, Prof Ken Attafuah, has announced that registration of the Ghana card would commence on Monday 28, May 2018. The CEO noted that officials and operators will be at the various government agencies to start registration of Ghanaians, “On Monday the 28th by this time, the National Identification rollout will […]Read More
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Gov’t proposes galamsey court

In ensure that mining cases are dealt with rapidly, the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources has announced that there are plans to set up mining courts. The initiative is to assist the Judicial Service in dealing with cases related to mining in areas such as Tarkwa, Dunkwa-on-Offin, Prestea and Obuasi. This was announced by […]Read More
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Blakofe becoming ‘annoying’ – Gabby

The post-resignation utterances of Akua Blakofe are becoming unnerving, Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has said. The Danquah Institute founder’s anger follows claims by the resigned Deputy CEO of the Ghana Tourism Ghana Tourism Development Company (GTDC), that she no longer feels safe in Ghana, since her life is under […]Read More