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Atomic gas explosion: NDC commiserates with deceased families

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has been commiserating with the families who have lost loved ones in Saturday’s gas explosion at the Atomic Junction in Accra. Six people have died so far with about 35 others injured after a fuel station caught fire when a gas station exploded. Below …

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I’m shaming my critics – Akufo-Addo

President Akuffo-Addo has played up the achievements of his young administration saying those who dwelled so much on “spreading falsehood, scepticism and cynicism” before and after the elections have been embarrassed by his swift accomplishments. The President was speaking at the palace of the Nayiri in the East Mamprusi district capital …

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Mahama overworked himself – Bagbin

The second deputy Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin believes former president John Mahama would have succeeded if he had delegated responsibilities more. The MP for Nadowli-Kaleo said leaders who believe in teamwork succeed, but Mahama “overworked” himself at his own peril. The longest-serving MP in Ghana’s parliament stressed Mahama had …

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Whatever I do people criticise – Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says his life has been about having big dreams for the poor but his attempts to actualise those aspirations have been met with sharp criticisms every step of the way. “I have always been criticised in whatever I do in Ghana,” he told a …

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Election observers are not magicians – Mahama

Former President John Mahama appears to have taken a swipe at his critics following the flak he received over the botched Kenya elections after arriving in Liberia, where he leads the ECOWAS observer mission to monitor the country’s election. Upon arrival in Monrovia Thursday, Mahama told the Liberian media that …

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I’ll beat Mahama – Bagbin

The second deputy Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin is optimistic he will beat former President John Mahama in the race for the next flagbearer for the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). The MP for Nadowli-Kaleo believes he possesses traits which outshine the former president and will floor him if the …

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Ghana’s election can be rigged – Korsah

A former director of elections for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Martin Agyei Korsah has disclosed that Ghana’s electoral system is not immune to rigging. “Before the 2016 elections, we noticed there were some Togolese on our register which we needed the Electoral Commission (EC) to investigate. There was no …

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Liberia polls: Mahama leads ECOWAS mission

Former President John Mahama is leading the Observer Mission of ECOWAS to monitor Liberia’s elections which comes off on October 10, 2017. A statement from Mr Mahama’s office Thursday said “Former President John Dramani Mahama is leaving Accra today for Monrovia to lead the Observer Mission of ECOWAS to the …

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Liberia polls: Mahama leads ECOWAS mission

Former President John Mahama is leading the Observer Mission of ECOWAS to monitor Liberia’s elections which comes off on October 10, 2017. A statement from Mr Mahama’s office Thursday said “Former President John Dramani Mahama is leaving Accra today for Monrovia to lead the Observer Mission of ECOWAS to the …

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NPP was in opposition, I wasn’t – Zongo minister  

The Zongo and Inner City Development minister Boniface Abubakar Saddique has said even though the ruling New Patriotic Party was in opposition over the last eight years, he was not in opposition as a politician. This is because his ‘brother’ former National Security advisor to President John Mahama, Baba Kamara …

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