Akufo-Addo to reconstitute statutory boards and corporations

Akufo-Addo to reconstitute statutory boards and corporations

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is expected to reconstitute statutory boards and corporations are expected to be reconstituted by or the relevant appointing authority “soon”. This was contained in a statement from the Office of the President. It said all persons appointed by the President or a Minister of State to serve as members of the statutory boards and corporations ceased to hold that office from January 7, 2021. However, representatives of the “constituent bodies on the statutory boards and corporations are not affected by this directive.” Source: classfmonline.com

I can’t think far! Akufo-Addo preaches concensus building, next Police charges NDC lawmakers for unlawful assembly – Mahama

I can’t think far! Akufo-Addo preaches concensus building, next Police charges NDC lawmakers for unlawful assembly – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama cannot comprehend why President Akufo-Addo will be preaching consensus building in respect of the new Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin who was elected from the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the next day, the Police will be charging NDC parliamentarians for unlawful assembly. President Akufo-Addo in his inaugural speech on 7 December 2021 told the new speaker of parliament from the opposition side of his readiness to work with him to advance the peace, progress and prosperity of the Ghanaian people. “Together, you and…

They can’t stand the heat – Wendy Shay on copyright issues on her video

They can’t stand the heat – Wendy Shay on copyright issues on her video

Ghanaian musician Wendy Shay has indicated that her latest YouTube video has been suspended because “they can’t stand the heat”. The ‘Shay on You’ hitmaker’s latest music video titled, ‘Pray for the world’ was taken off her official YouTube channel over alleged copyright issues. The inspirational song, according to reports, has some similarities to Master KG’s Jerusalema rhythm. The Rufftown Records signee, who has constantly been bashed for several reasons since she hit the music spotlight in 2018 outlined some of the major setbacks she has faced in the Ghana…

Concede defeat and Stop deceiving your Supporters – Akua Donkor tells Mahama, NDC

Concede defeat and Stop deceiving your Supporters – Akua Donkor tells Mahama, NDC

The 2020 presidential candidate of the Ghana Freedom Party (GFP), Madam Akua Donkor has stated emphatically that former President John Dramani Mahama’s failure to concede defeat in the 2020 general elections is just to create unnecessary tension in the country. The 2020 flag bearer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) John Dramani Mahama has failed to concede defeat after the declaration of Nana Akufo-Addo as President of Ghana by the Electoral Commission boss Jean Mensa. He has filed a petition at the Supreme Court to contest the 2020 general elections…

Release Bulldog: Menzgold customers to NIB

Release Bulldog: Menzgold customers to NIB

Aggrieved customers of defunct gold dealership firm Menzgold are calling on the National Intelligence Bureau (NIB) to release artiste manager Lawrence Nana Asiamah Hanson popularly known as Bulldog in the showbiz industry following his comments made on Accra-based UTV on 9th January, 2021 in relation to Menzgold saga. Bulldog was allegedly arrested over threats that President Akufo-Addo will not complete his second term if he is unable to pay Menzgold customers. “…As for the money, it will come. Like Nana Addo will run. He’ll not finish his second term, I’m…

How can you chew papers in Parliament, are you a goat? – Kwaw Kese questions Carlos Ahenkorah

How can you chew papers in Parliament, are you a goat? – Kwaw Kese questions Carlos Ahenkorah

Ghanaian rapper, Kwaw Kese has reacted to Tema West MP’s decision to snatch ballot papers in Parliament house. Mr Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, the Member of Parliament for Tema West Constituency was captured snatching ballot papers when Members of Parliament were voting to elect the Speaker of Ghana’s 8th Parliament. Commenting on his action in an interview with Ohemaa Woyeje on Angel FM’s ‘Y’Adwuma Nie’ program, Kwaw Kese questioned why the MP will chew papers like a goat. As a resident of Tema West, the ‘Yakubu’ composer called on Mr Ahenkorah…

Patapaa committed no crime marrying a white woman – Prophet Kumchacha

Patapaa committed no crime marrying a white woman – Prophet Kumchacha

The founder and leader of Heaven’s Gate Ministry, Nicholas Osei, well known as Prophet Kumchacha has disclosed that Patapaa hasn’t committed any crime by marrying a white woman. Speaking on Kastle Drive with Amansan Krakye in Cape Coast monitored by MyNewsGh.com, Prophet Kumchacha said he’ll support Patapaa and his wife Liha Miller in prayers to ensure that their marriage becomes successful. “We will support him with prayers so that his marriage will last, he has not made any mistake by marrying a foreigner or a white woman,” he said on…

Stop being selective in fighting wrong – Rex Omar tells govt

Stop being selective in fighting wrong – Rex Omar tells govt

Veteran Highlife musician, Rex Omar, who doubles as chairman for GHAMRO has called out the government for what he describes as its selective attacks on persons who have said things that make it unpopular. He said it has become an unfortunate trend for the government to use such institutions as the National Investigations Bureau (NIB) or the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service, to single out persons who speak against it for persecution. Rex Omar was responding to questions in relation to the reported arrest of Lawrence…

Two suspects arrested for trafficking 12 people

Two suspects arrested for trafficking 12 people

Two men are in the grip of the police in the Northern Region for allegedly trafficking 12 persons between the ages of nine and 20 years from Zabzugu to Kumasi en route to some remote villages in the Western North Region to work on cocoa farms. The suspects, Kwaku Manu, 45, and Nkabeye Joshua, 24, all natives of Zabzugu were arrested following vigilance on the part of some good Samaritans who saw the victims alighting from a bus together with the suspects at a stopover in Tamale to take dinner…

Cedi posts election-year milestone

Cedi posts election-year milestone

The cedi broke its own record last year by weathering the perennial pressures and anxieties associated with elections to post a depreciation rate that is the healthiest in all election years since 2004. It shed 3.9 per cent of its value to the US dollar last year, compared to the past three election years when the annual rates of depreciation were either close to 10 per cent or in double digits. Data from the Bank of Ghana (BoG) indicated that the cedi lost 20.9 per cent, 15.7 per cent and…