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I’ve not been sacked – Lord Commey – Starr Fm

The Director of Operations at the Presidency, Mr Lord Commey, has laughed off claims that he has been dismissed. A terse statement making rounds on Whatsapp platforms suggests that the former national organiser of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has been sacked. However, Mr. Commey, believes his detractors are …

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Kufuor’s Nkrumah comments unfortunate – CPP – Starr Fm

The Convention People’s Party (CPP) has rejected comments by former president John Agyekum Kufuor that Ghana’s first leader Kwame Nkrumah “virtually killed” democracy during his reign. Kufuor who governed Ghana from 2001-2009 told the leadership of the International Democratic Union (IDU) which paid a courtesy call on him at …

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Hannah Tetteh disagrees with Bagbin over MPs corrupt claim – Starr Fm

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs Madam Hannah Tetteh has disagreed with statements by the second deputy Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin that politicians are corrupt because of the existing system. The former Majority Leader on Starr Chat Wednesday told host Bola Ray that “we should all admit, we are …

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I can’t criticise Rawlings openly – Vanderpuije – Starr Fm

The MP for Odododiodoo constituency, Nii Lante Vanderpuije, has said he does not believe in openly criticising the founder of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Jerry John Rawlings. “I don’t believe in the situation that, whereby the founder does something and I go out there and criticise him in …

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I worked as a farm labourer to survive – Bagbin – Starr Fm

MP for Nadowli-Kaleo constituency, Alban Bagbin, has revealed he did all kinds of odd jobs including working as a farm labourer in order to survive. Recounting his childhood experience on Starr Chat with Bola Ray on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 the second deputy Speaker of Parliament said he lost …

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Jerry John Rawlings turns 70 today – Starr Fm

A former President of Ghana, Jerry John Rawlings turns 70-year-old today, Thursday June 22, 2017. Popularly known as JJ, the former military dictator was born in Accra on this day to Victoria Agbotui and James Ramsey John, a chemist from the United Kingdom. Mr. Rawlings, who attended Achimota School …

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Mensah-Bonsu is my favorite MP – Bagbin – Starr Fm

The Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin has extolled the contribution of Majority Leader Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu in deepening parliamentary democracy. Speaking on Starr Chat Wednesday, Mr. Bagbin who is also the Member of Parliament for Nadowli-Kaleo in the Upper West region could not hide his awe for …

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NDC ready for 2020 – Bagbin – Starr Fm

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is ready to return to the Flagstaff House in 2020, the Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin has said. His comments come days after the 13-member Committee tasked by the NDC to conduct a comprehensive review of its “planning, execution …

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I saw NDC 2016 defeat coming – Bagbin – Starr Fm

The Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin has revealed he was not surprised his party the National Democratic Congress (NDC) lost the 2016 elections. The veteran lawmaker who has served as both Minority and Majority Leader in Parliament under different administrations said he “saw the NDC 2016 election …

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