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Month: March 2023
NDC to deliver the true state of Nations Address today
The National Democratic Congress (NDC), the biggest opposition party, will deliver the True State of the Nation Address on Monday, March 20, 2023. The National Chairman, Johnson Asiedu Nketia, will deliver the address, which comes only a fortnight after President Nana Akufo-Addo gave the State of the Nation Address to Parliament, as required by the Constitution. The event will take place at the University of Professional Studies in Accra. As a result, the filing of nominations for Presidential hopefuls has been postponed to the 21st, 22nd, and 23rd of March…
Malawi urges 14 days of mourning after the damage caused by Cyclone.
Malawi has proclaimed 14 days of mourning following Cyclone Freddy. More than 350,000 Malawians have been uprooted. After record rainfall, large boulders carried by floodwaters from hillsides toppled on homes and businesses. Several makeshift houses were also unable to survive the floodwaters. For the victims of the tragedy, temporary shelters have been erected.
“Anas is engaged in investigative terrorism, not journalism” – Judge states
Kennedy Agyapong, Member of Parliament for Assin Central, has stated that the defamation judgment he obtained against investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas should not be considered as a success for him. He calls it a win for professional journalism as well as all those who have been harmed by Anas’ investigative journalism technique. In a statement, Mr Agyapong stated “It is crucial that while we digest the ruling, we focus on the genuine core and not regard it as a triumph for Ken. “It is a win for professional journalism…
VGMA 24: Nominee List Released
On Saturday, March 18, 2023, the organisers of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards disclosed the list of nominees for the 24th edition of the event. The announcement included the top five categories: new artiste, record of the year, album of the year, Vodafone most popular song, and artiste of the year. These categories are typically the most eagerly awaited and discussed by the public. Here is a complete list of the nominations: Artist of the year Black Sherif Stonebwoy Sarkodie King Promise Camidoh Kidi Piesie Esther Joe Mettle Vodafone Most…
ICC issues a warrant for the arrest of Russian President Vladimir Putin
Arrest warrants have been issued by judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) for Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Commissioner for Children’s Rights. According to the ICC, they are suspected of committing a war crime by illegally deporting children from Ukraine to Russia. According to the statement, there are substantial reasons to think President Putin has individual criminal responsibility for such deportations, which are said to have occurred since he started the full-scale invasion of Ukraine last February. His children’s rights commissioner, Maria Lvova-Belova, argues the same thing. According…
Final funeral rites of Christian Atsu
The deceased Ghanaian international Christian Atsu’s final funeral ceremony was held after his death in the Turkey-Syria earthquake last month.
This is so sad! Videos from the Kejetia Market fire outbreak.
As the sad event occurred on 15th March, 2023 at the Kejetia Market, where a fire outbreak hit and destroyed the lives, properties and livelihood of many. Videos circulated on social media as the event too place. This is a compilation of a few of them showing what occurred. Source: TwitterVideos
Kejetia Market fire outbreak. Eye witnesses account.
While firefighters labor around the clock to put out the Kejetia fire, new information is surfacing regarding how the blaze began. On March 15, 2023, an inferno destroyed sections of the Ashanti regional facility. Merchants who have been touched by the situation are weeping as they try to save as many products as they can. Several of the victims who collapsed as a result of the smoke were transported to local medical institutions. The market segment under attack is known as ‘Dubai,’ and it sells things such as vehicle tires.…
Vote4NDC group applauds Kennedy Agyapong on his stand on EC’s new CI
The remarks given by Hon. Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, NPP MP for Assin Central, about the proposed CI that the Electoral Commission of Ghana seeks to replace CI 97 and CI 126 as modified, are gratefully acknowledged by Vote for NDC, an independent pressure group. “It is encouraging to see that at least one New Patriotic Party member and a senior member of our parliament have now reached to the conclusion that the new planned CI and the deliberate effort by this administration to make Ghana Card holders the sole Ghanaians is…