Month: November 2023

NATO chief tells Turkey ‘time has come’ to let Sweden join

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg gives a press conference before the organisation’s foreign ministers meeting at the NATO headquarters in Brussels, on November 27, 2023. (Photo by SIMON WOHLFAHRT / AFP) NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Monday said Turkey should approve Sweden’s stalled bid for membership “as soon as possible”. “Sweden has delivered on […]

Land Acquisition Expert Proposes Jail Time for Those in Possession of Natural Gold to Curb Illegal Mining

Kwame Gyan, a land acquisition expert, has suggested that to effectively combat illegal mining in the country, individuals found in possession of gold in its natural state should face imprisonment. Expressing his views on tackling illegal mining, Gyan emphasized that the current practice of burning excavators is not punitive enough to deter offenders from returning […]

NDC General Secretary Criticizes Akufo-Addo’s Administration Over Economic Mismanagement”

Fifi Fiavi Kwetey, the General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has taken a critical stance against the administration of President Akufo-Addo, citing mismanagement of the economy as a major concern. While acknowledging challenges during the NDC administration, Kwetey emphasized that the current government inherited a robust foundation and should have capitalized on […]

Citizen Commends IGP Dampare’s Swift Response to Security Concerns

Evans Mawunyo Tsikata, a 42-year-old resident of Dzodze in the Ketu North Municipality of the Volta Region, expresses deep admiration for Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dr. George Akuffo Dampare for his prompt attention to security issues raised in an open letter. In the letter published on, Tsikata highlighted the escalating incidents of armed […]

Concerns Raised Over Credibility of Torrenco Asset Management in Tema Oil Refinery Partnership

The Office of the Attorney General and Ministry of Justice has conveyed reservations regarding the credibility of Torrenco Asset Management Limited (TAML) as a potential partner for the revival of the ailing Tema Oil Refinery (TOR). This skepticism arises following Torrenco’s agreement with the TOR board to establish a partnership involving the leasing of a […]

Bolgatanga Central MP, Isaac Adongo, Expresses Joy as Harry Maguire Accepts Apology

Bolgatanga Central Member of Parliament, Isaac Adongo, is expressing satisfaction as Manchester United’s defender, Harry Maguire, accepts his apology. Adongo had previously made disparaging comments comparing Maguire’s football performance to Dr. Bawumia, the Head of Ghana’s Economic Management Team. On Tuesday, the MP issued an apology to Maguire, acknowledging the player’s improved skills and significant […]

Uncertainty Surrounds Reopening of Flood-Affected SHSs, Education Ministry Evaluates Options

The Ministry of Education is facing uncertainty regarding the reopening of senior high schools (SHSs) in flood-hit areas, three weeks after the resumption of classes. St Kizito Senior High School, serving as a shelter for displaced residents in the North Tongu district, may reopen once the victims are relocated. Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum, the Minister […]

Nayiri Confers Chieftaincy Title on Vice President Bawumia, Urges Unity in Bawku

The Overlord of Mamprugu, Naa Abdulai Mahami Shariga, has called on Vice President and Flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, to visit Bawku and work towards uniting various factions involved in the long-standing dispute. Bawku has faced persistent conflicts over the years, adversely affecting economic activities and daily life. During Dr. Bawumia’s […]

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