GFA Reacts To Fifa Decision Over Cairo Venue. Ghana remains focused on the World Cup qualifier with Egypt next month despite FIFA’s decision to clear Cairo to host next month’s game. FIFA in a letter on Wednesday informed the GFA that the second-leg playoff against Egypt on November 19 will be played in Cairo though there had been a request […]
Archive for October, 2013
Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey Gets Mungo Bungalow Back. The Government of Ghana has finally handed over the Number 2 Mungo Street bungalow to the Chairman of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Jake Obetsebi-Lamptey, in accordance with a court ruling to that effect. The handing over was done on Thursday October 31, 2013.
South2North’s Redi Tlhabi chats to African Nobel Prize winners Desmond Tutu & Kofi Annan. This Friday on Al Jazeera’s talk show South2North, Redi Tlhabi discusses ethical leadership in the 21st century with The Elders, a group of independent global leaders working together for peace, justice and human rights.
Omanhene Nana Nketsia- Ghanaian politicians are “vampires”. Nana Kobina Nketsia V, Omanhene of Essikado Traditional Area has described politicians in Ghana as “vampires” who are “feeding fat” on the country. He said every Ghanaian must be angry at the state of events in Ghana rather than wallow in needless political fights in defence of one party or the other. “We […]
PURC-We Can’t Reduce Tariffs. Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) says it has no plans to review downwards water and electricity tariffs to meet the demands of organised labour. The Director of Public Relations and External Affairs of the commission, Nana Yaa Jantuah, told the Daily Graphic yesterday that any further reduction could cripple the utility service providers and lead the […]
Top GIS Officers Interdicted Over Chinese Resident Permits. The Ministry of the Interior on Wednesday said President John Mahama has directed the immediate interdiction of three persons for issuing resident permits to some Chinese Nationals without due regard. They are the Deputy Director, Finance and Administration, Ms Veronica Addy, Acting Deputy Director Legal, Mr Kwame Asuah Takyi and the Regional […]
Mahama Must Lead Or Get Out Of The Way! Ghana is no doubt in a mess! Our debilitating leadership crisis is in full glare and it appears as if silly season is now the norm. President Mahama is overwhelmed with crisis after crisis. The bad news is that President Mahama better lead now or faces more adverse action.
Accra- Driver, Footballer In Court For Robbery A driver’s mate, Issac Quartey, and Gerald Kofiga, a footballer, on Tuesday appeared before an Accra circuit court charged with conspiracy to commit crime and robbery. The two allegedly conspired to rob four mechanic apprentices at Abossey Okai in the Greater Accra Region.
Dan Botwe Tags Akyem-Ashanti Divide A ‘Dangerous Lie’. Okere Member of Parliament and former General Secretary of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dan Botwe, has described as “cheap” and “dangerous” talk, claims of an Akyem-Ashanti factionalism in the party. “There’s nothing like Ashanti-Akyem divide in the party and I’m prepared to debate anybody who makes that claim. There’s […]
No Friendly For Ghana Before Egypt Qualifier-Ibrahim Saanie Communications Director of the Ghana Football Association Saani Diara says the Black Stars will not play any friendly ahead of the second leg World Cup qualifier against Egypt.
Evidence That Societe Generale(SG) Received $19.5m From GNPC. French Bank Societe Generale was indeed a recipient of the sum of US$ 19,500,000.00 in full and final settlement of GNPC’s indebtedness to the bank as a result of a hedging transaction the two entities (SG and GNPC) had entered into between October 1996 and July 1998, the New Crusading Guide reports.