Former President Jerry John Rawlings, has in a meeting with the outgoing Apostolic Nuncio to Ghana, Monsignor Jean-Marie Speich, urged leaders all over the world to take a cue from the recent retreat Pope Francis had with South Sudanese leaders in the quest for lasting peace in their war-ravaged country.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) constituency chairman for the Dafiama Bussie Issa Constituency in the Upper West Region, Mr. Poulabong Bayiilela Richard aka Chairman Water has reportedly been shot dead by unidentified persons.
The Christian Council of Ghana (CCG) and the Ghana Catholic Bishops’ Conference (GCBC) have urged the government to put all necessary measures in place to see to the smooth implementation of the Right to Information law in 2020.
The Director for Advocacy and Policy Engagement at the Center for Democratic Development (CDD), Ghana, Dr Kojo Pumpuni Asante, has urged the Electoral Commission (EC) and political parties to strive for peaceful resolution of electoral issues.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has urged its members to “fully participate” in the ongoing Ghana card registration following the arrest of some officials of the National Identification Authority (NIA) for allegedly registering people for the card at night.
The Volta Regional Police Command in collaboration with the 66 Artillery Regiment Wednesday arrested 81 members of the Homeland Study Group Foundation (HSGF), who allegedly intended to demonstrate against the arrest of their leaders.
Ghana’s development agenda will not progress as expected irrespective of the political party in government unless there is a conscious effort to change the minds and attitude of the citizenry towards good governance, a development expert, Mr Ernest Boateng, has said.
The Volta and Oti Regional Director of MASLOC, Mr Daniel Kafui Wudome, has assured the people in the two regions that the government has no intention to deny them of the Micro And Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) scheme, but rather it was a matter of time.
Former President Jerry John Rawlings and his wife, Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings have commended Emperor Emeritus Akihito and Empress Emerita Michiko for their splendid leadership and spiritual guidance to the Japanese nation.
A three-day workshop to validate a report on the Assessment of Gender Mainstreaming and Election Management Bodies (EMBs) in the ECOWAS region has ended in Accra with a call on all EMBs to set up Gender Units.
The state has filed evidence in the case involving the National Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, and Anthony Kwaku Boahen, a Deputy Director of Communications of the NDC.
The police administration has explained that it arrested the eight leaders of the group agitating for the restoration of the Western Togoland as an independent state from Ghana because they were planning to declare independence on Thursday, May 9, 2019.
The leadership of the Homeland Study Group Foundation (HSGF), a group based in Ho in the Volta Region agitating for the restoration of so-called Western Togoland as an independent state from Ghana have been arrested.
The Bono Regional Minister, Mrs Evelyn Ama Kumi-Richardson, has appealed to panellists on radio talk shows to avoid the use of intemperate and foul language since they do not help the cause of peace in the region.
The Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has asked politicians to look beyond implementing populist projects with the intention of winning elections to investing in long term projects to create jobs and enhance security.
Parliament last Friday directed the Minister of Energy, Mr John-Peter Amewu, to renegotiate the government’s amended agreement with AGM/Aker Energy for oil exploration in the Deep South West Tano Oil block.
The Minority in Parliament has accused the government of saying that the story the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised it to reduce the producer price of cocoa to reflect changes in international cocoa prices.