Archive for October, 2012

Kwaku agyeman Manu and Alfred Agbesi Woyome at court yesterday

Gov’t Had No Business With Woyome

Gov’t Had No Business With Woyome Kwaku Agyemang Manu, a former Deputy Minister for Finance, yesterday told an Accra Fast Track High Court, Financial Division, that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) financier and businessman, Alfred Agbesi Woyome, was not sent by the government to source for funds for the construction of the Accra and Kumasi sports stadia.

October 31, 2012 ·
 
Presidential candidates at IEA debate

Akufo-Addo Knocked Down Mahama at IEA debate- NPP

The 2012 Presidential Candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, yesterday took John Dramani Mahama to the cleaners at the first Presidential debate organized by the Institute of Economic Affairs.   From the economy, to education, healthcare to national debt, private sector, and industrialization, Nana Akufo-Addo clearly outlined his policy visions and plans for the nation, whilst […]

October 31, 2012 ·
 
Presidential candidates at IEA debate

IEA Debate: Analysts rank presidential candidates

IEA Debate: Analysts rank presidential candidates The Vice President of policy think-tank, IMANI Ghana, Kofi Bentil has opined that although President John Mahama debated well at the IEA’s Presidential debate on Tuesday, he did not do well enough to convince the electorates. Accessing the performance of the four candidates at the debate, Mr. Bentil explained that “President Mahama advanced his […]

October 31, 2012 ·
 
kayayoo

Mahama: NPP’s promise of hostels for Kayayei insulting

President John Mahama has described as insulting, the promise made by the Presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana Akufo-Addo, that he will build hostels to accommodate head potters – Kayayei – in Ghana.

October 31, 2012 ·
 
Kumasi: Boy, 7, Guns Down 3-year-old Sister

Kumasi: Boy, 7, Guns Down 3-year-old Sister

A three-year-old girl was accidentally shot by her seven-year-old brother when the two were playing with a gun. Reports said the kids got the gun from a neighbour’s unlocked room. The incident happened at Asuoyeboah, a suburb of Kumasi in the Ashanti region.

October 31, 2012 ·
 
Hon Albert Kan-Dapaah

Robbers Who Attacked Kan Dapaah Arrested

Robbers Who Attacked Kan Dapaah Arrested Three persons believed to be have robbed Kan Dapaah, chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) and Member of Parliament (MP) for Afiagya Sekyere West in the Ashanti Region of $1000, GH¢500 and other valuables, were arraigned yesterday.

October 31, 2012 ·
 
The cocaine pelets retrieved from Kwaku Sarfo at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital

Family Neglect Cocaine Man’s Body at Korle Bu

 Family Neglect Cocaine Man’s Body at Korle-Bu The body of Kweku Sarfo, the 59-year-old man who was detained at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) when he was found with 77 pellets of thumb-size cocaine in his stomach, has been lying unclaimed at the Korle Bu mortuary since he passed away last Friday.

October 31, 2012 ·
 
John Mahama

Mahama: Give me a 2nd term, I discharged myself well

Mahama: Give me a 2nd term, I discharged myself well. President John Dramani Mahama has stressed the accomplishment of the National Democratic Congress II government is a clear testimony that Ghanaians will hand him a second term come the December 7 elections. Speaking during a courtesy call on the chief of Tamale, Mohammed Dawuni on Wednesday, President Mahama said the […]

October 31, 2012 ·
 
John Mahama

Mahama’s ascension to the presidency is God ordained

Mahama’s ascension to the presidency is God ordained. President John Mahama has paid a courtesy call on the overlord of Tamale, Gullkpe Naa, Alhassan Ziblim as he begins a campaign tour of the Tamale Metropolis a day after he participated in the IEA Presidential Debate.   The president in a speech at the Tamale Palace noted that his visit to the […]

October 31, 2012 ·
 
Madam Akua Donkor

Akua Donkor: IEA Debate Was Useless

The disqualified Presidential Candidate of the Ghana Freedom Party (GFP), Madam Akua Donkor, has described as “useless,” the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA)-organised presidential debate held in Tamale on Tuesday October 30, 2012.

October 31, 2012 ·
 
Nurse stabbed to death by boyfriend, hangs himself

Nurse stabbed to death by boyfriend, hangs himself

Nurse stabbed to death by boyfriend, hangs himself The Asante-Mampong Government Hospital has been thrown into shock, disbelief and grief over the gruesome murder of a 24- year-old nurse at the facility by her boyfriend.   The deceased, Ivy Awuah, was reportedly stabbed several times in the abdomen by her lover, known only as Ike, who later committed suicide by […]

October 31, 2012 ·
 
725,000 Ghanaians suffering from severe mental disorders

725,000 Ghanaians suffering from severe mental disorders

725,000 Ghanaians suffering from severe mental disorders Professor Joseph Bediako Asare, former Chief Psychiatrist of the Ministry of Health, has said about 725,000 Ghanaians are suffering from severe mental disorders. Another group of 2,410 are also suffering from mild or moderate forms of mental disorder, Prof Asare stated at the presentation of a Mental Health Survey report in Accra.

October 31, 2012 ·