President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in accordance with article 243(1) of the 1992 Constitution and section 20(1) of the Local Governance Act, Act 936, has nominated Municipal and District Chief Executives (MDCEs) for the newly created Municipal and District Assemblies (MDA).
The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) Africa office is calling for an independent body to investigate the killing of seven suspected armed robbers at Manso Nkwanta near Kumasi in the Ashanti Region by the police.
Rehabilitation works on the Accra-Nsawam rail line is expected to be completed by next December and passenger and light train service will be restored before Christmas, Mr Joe Ghartey, the Minister for Railways Development has announced.
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has called for greater collaboration between traditional rulers and the government in the fight against illegal mining (galamsey) because one faction cannot stop the menace completely.
A Ghanaian, Ms Fafali Nyonator, who is in court to challenge the removal of Mrs Charlotte Osei as the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), wants the Supreme Court to stop the President from going ahead to appoint a new EC Chair until her substantive case is determined.
17 years of deploying tech for effective governance in Africa – A statement by the Executive Director .
On 18th July 2001, the founding members of Penplusbytes birthed their dream into reality. It started off as a media training institute mandated to raise a new crop of journalists well versed in the use of ICTs to enhance their work. Indeed, this initiative was a success and an evolving one for that matter.