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Ofosu Ampofo released after arrest, electronic gadgets seized

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Chairman, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo has been released from police custody after being detained for about five hours. He is to report back to the police on Thursday, June 13.   The NDC Chairman’s electronic gadgets have however been confiscated by police. Mr. Ofosu Ampofo turned himself …

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NDC urges calm among supporters following Ofosu-Ampofo’s arrest

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called on its followers to remain calm, following the arrest of its national chairman, Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo on Tuesday. A statement issued by the General Secretary of the NDC, Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia assured party supporters that the “full complement of the party’s legal team is in touch …

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Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire to consider suspending cocoa beans sale

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has underscored government’s commitment to improving the living standards of cocoa farmers by ensuring they receive greater benefits for their toil. Speaking at the first ever Stakeholder Engagement on Farmer Income in Accra on Tuesday 11th June, 2019, Vice President urged stakeholders in the cocoa value chain, …

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Group gives gov’t 14 days to rescue 3 missing Takoradi girls

A group calling itself Western Youth for Justice in the Western Region has given the government a 14-day ultimatum to rescue the three missing girls in Takoradi or face their wrath. The group over the weekend demonstrated in Takoradi to impress upon the government and the various security agencies to …

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Kidnappings may be attempts to make govt unpopular – Antwi Danso

A security analyst, Dr Vladimir Antwi-Danso says some local people may be behind the recent kidnappings in Ghana in an attempt to make government unpopular. According to him, one must not discount the possibility that the kidnappings may be a ploy to make government unpopular. “Ghana being what it is, mind …

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Overhaul deceptive one village, one dam project – NDC to Gov’t

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is demanding a complete overhaul of government’s ongoing One-Village-One-Dam project, following reports of shoddy works in the construction of some dams under the project. “We demand that government completely overhauls the ongoing deceptive 1V1D program and channels those resources into providing the real small-scale irrigation,” portions …

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NALAG President presents 1037 motorbikes to Assembly members

The President of the National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG) has presented 1037 motorbikes to Assembly members in the Volta Region. According to Mr. Felix Mensah Nii Annan-La, who is also the Tema Metropolitan Chief Executive, the bikes are to aid members of the local assembly in the discharge …

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Go to court in your own interest – Fmr Clerk urges Ayariga

Embattled Bawku Central MP has been urged to purge himself of criminal allegation rather than avoiding the court. A former Clerk of Parliament, Samuel Ntim Darkwa said “I am afraid if a Member of Parliament is accused of a criminal offence, this does not give him license to say he will …

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