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NADMO recalls expired food items presented to Wa flood victims

The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) has admitted it erroneously added some expired cooking oil to food items presented to flood victims in Wa at the weekend by the Vice President, Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia. NADMO has accordingly initiated a move to immediately withdraw the expired cooking oil and supply …

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‘No donor comes because they love us’ – Kufuor

International donors do not heavily invest in Ghana because they love us, former President John Agyekum Kufuor has said. Speaking at  the graduation of the first batch of students of the Kufuor Scholars programme, the former President said the donors do what they do in a bid to promote their …

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‘We just don’t get up and say no to aid’ – Kufuor

Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has said Ghana still needs the support of international donors to support the economy and drive development at all levels. Government’s decision to sign eight new Co-operation Agreements and Memoranda of Understanding with China in different sectors of their respective economies, has been widely criticized …

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Speaker summons MPs for emergency sitting next week

The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye, has recalled Members of Parliament from recess to help consider what he says is an “urgent Parliamentary business.” Parliament is expected to sit for five days beginning 24th to 28th September 2018. “In exercise of the power conferred on the Speaker by …

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Nyantakyi’s 90-day suspension extended by another 45 days

Former Ghana Football Association president, Kwesi Nyantakyi’s provisional 90-day suspension from world football governing body FIFA, has been extended for another 45 days. “During this time, Mr. Nyantakyi will continue to be banned from all football-related activities at both national and international level”, FIFA said in a statement. The extension …

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Asiedu Nketia “fully endorses” NDC Hawks, Lions and Dragons

Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) General Secretary Johnson Asiedu Nketia has defended the fresh emergence of vigilante groups within the party. He told Joy News’ Kwesi Parker-Wilson, the emergence of groups like Hawks is “an appropriate natural response” to the failure of the Akufo-Addo government to rein in its party …

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Elect committed executives – Rawlings urges NDC delegates

Former President and Founder of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings, has sent a message of goodwill to candidates and delegates participating in the National Democratic Congress Regional elections this weekend. The Greater Accra branch of NDC will vote on Saturday, September 1 at the Central Cafeteria, …

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We’re not bothered by Mahama’s comeback – NPP

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has said it is unperturbed by the decision of former president John Mahama to stage a comeback in the 2020 election. The acting Director of Communications for the NPP, Yaw Adomako Barfi in a Citi News interview said John Mahama will be no match for the …

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List of 94 NDC MPs supporting Mahama out

The list of some 94 Members of Parliament on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress who endorsed the candidature of former President John Dramani Mahama is out. The 94 MPs out of 106 NDC MPs in July encouraged John Dramani Mahama to lead the party in the 2020 elections. However, their …

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