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Charlotte Osei wins US Woman of Courage 2017 award – Starr Fm

The US government has awarded the chairperson of the Electoral Commission of Ghana Charlotte Osei with the United States Department of State’s Woman of Courage Award for 2017. Mrs Osei, who has been at the helm of affairs for a year and half, was honoured for the reforms that …

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You’ll be jailed if you steal govt funds – Mahama warns MMDCEs – Starr Fm

The Local Government Minister Hajia Alima Mahama has served notice to all Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) that they will face prosecution should they flout the Public Financial Management Act. She made this known during a a meeting with the MMDCEs in Koforidua to educate them on …

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Gov’t orders Minerals C’ssion boss to proceed on leave – Starr Fm

The Chief Executive Officer of the Minerals Commission, Dr. Toni Aubynn has been directed to proceed on leave by government, Starr News has gathered. It is, however, not clear who is likely to replace Dr. Aubynn at the commission. Mr. Aubynn broke the news to staff of the commission …

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We’re with you to succeed – Martey to Akufo-Addo – Starr Fm

The former Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana Rt. Rev. Prof Emmanuel Martey has backed President Akufo-Addo to deliver on the promises he made to Ghanaians during electioneering. Akufo-Addo in the run-up to the 2016 elections made several pledges to Ghanaians including the provision of Free Senior High Schools, …

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Akufo-Addo off to Equatorial Guinea for 3 days – Starr Fm

President Akufo-Addo, will, today Monday, 21st August, 2017, leave Ghana for a 3-day official visit to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, at the invitation of its President, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo. The purpose of the visit is to deepen the cordial bilateral relations between the two countries, and explore …

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Let’s work together to redefine Ghana’s fortunes – Akufo Addo – Starr Fm

President Akufo Addo has urged Ghanaians to have faith in his government’s ability to redefine the economic fortunes of the country. Speaking at the 17th General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana at Kwahu-Abetifi in the Eastern Region Saturday August 19, 2017, he said, “We can together as …

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EC leadership crisis dangerous – Presby Moderator – Starr Fm

The moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Rt. Rev Professor Cephas Narh Omenyo has called on government to immediately resolve the leadership crisis at the Electoral Commission (EC). According to Rev. Prof Omenyo, the recent accusations and counter-accusations among the leadership of the EC poses a serious threat …

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Bawumia works with “commendable brilliance” – Akufo-Addo – Starr Fm

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has patted his vice Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia on the back for “his commendable brilliance and high sense of responsibility.” According to Akufo-Addo, the Bank of Ghana should be proud to have had one of its own as a vice president whose dedication to work …

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Address banking sector challenges – Akufo-Addo to BoG – Starr Fm

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has charged authorities of the Bank of Ghana to employ all creative means to address challenges confronting the nation’s banking sector. “The need to entrench reputation and credibility in the financial system is crucial. A weak banking system undermines growth, and, on this basis, …

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NDC divided on integrity – Rawlings – Starr Fm

The opposition National Democratic Congress is sharply divided between those with integrity and those without, former President Jerry John Rawlings has said. In an obvious reference to former deputy Chief of Staff Valerie Sawyerr, who lampooned him for comments he made against the current leadership of the NDC and …

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