Investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw AnasTiger Eye PI has responded to allegations of extortion and blackmail after the release of its recent documentary dubbed, “Galamsey Economy.”Read full text below:1. Tiger Eye PI dismisses all the allegations including extortion and blackmail against Anas Aremeyaw Anas. Tiger Eye PI notes, that, these are antics by the perpetrators of corruption and their collaborators, to distract from the facts of our recent expose. Anas Aremeyaw Anas has testified in courts, has been cross-examined, and has been a subject of multiple suits for his works. We challenge anyone with evidence against Anas Aremeyaw Anas, to without hesitation, make same available to the relevant State authorities.
November 26, 2022 00:20 UTC
In a Neat FM interview monitored by GhanaWeb, the NPP's leading member bemoaned the fact that the recent address by Akufo-Addo to Ghanaians on the economic challenges in the country was pre-recorded. “Our Country is different from that of America, so why will you make their aspiration ours, word for word? “Even his recent address to Ghanaians on the current economic hardship was pre-recorded. But he says what he wants not what will touch the heart of Ghanaians,” he added. Watch the interview below:Watch the second part of Elvis Afriyie Ankrah's interview on GhanaWeb TV below:Also watch the nomination for the GhanaWeb Excellence Awards Youth Edition below:IB/BOG
November 25, 2022 23:30 UTC
Nana Agradaa who has been behind bars for several weeks has been released. The former fetish priest, Thursday, November 24 made her first public post on Instagram after her arrest and temporal closedown of her church. "Thank you all for love and support and prayers God bless you God is God all the time will be live on Sunday at church let meet," she declared in her Instagram post. As earlier reported by GhanaWeb, Nana Agradaa was slapped with seven counts of defrauding by false pretense and charlatanic advertisement on TV and in a newspaper to lure victims. The Police also slapped her with fresh charges with additional six counts after her initial charges upon which she was arrested.
November 25, 2022 22:42 UTC
General News of Thursday, 24 November 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comNew Patriotic Party (NPP) presidential hopeful, Kojo Nsafoah Poku, has urged Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta to heed calls for him to step down from his position. If it was not successful, he will have changed something,” he said in Twi in an XYZ TV interview monitored by GhanaWeb. He added that the finance ministry has also been misapplying funds to collect. If they (the ministry) collect money into a fund it does not use the money for its intended purpose,” he said. Watch the interview below:Watch the second part of Elvis Afriyie Ankrah's interview on GhanaWeb TV below:Also watch the nomination for the GhanaWeb Excellence Awards Youth Edition below:IB/BOG
November 25, 2022 10:45 UTC
With few minutes to end the game, Inaki Williams nearly scored the final goal in the match when he came from behind to steal the ball from Portugal's goalkeeper Diogo Costa. Costa placed the ball down on the pitch forgetting Inaki Williams behind him. Unfortunately, Inaki Williams slipped and fell missing a big opportunity to score. However, in the 89th minute, Osman Bukari scored a header when the whole Portugal defence went to bed. Watch Inaki Williams big miss below
November 25, 2022 00:51 UTC
General News of Thursday, 24 November 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comVeteran broadcaster, Kwesi Pratt Jnr, has said that the agreement reached by New Patriotic Party (NPP) Members of Parliament (MPs) and the leaders of the party implies that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo agrees that Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta must leave office. This is what this statement (the agreement reached) indicates … the MPs are saying that Ofori-Atta should go because of his incompetence, amongst other things. “Now, if the president agrees that he should go, why is the president agreeing that he should go? A meeting between the lawmakers and leaders of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) was held on November 23, at which some agreements were reached. The meeting comes on the back of a renewed call by some 98 NPP MPs, who threatened to boycott the budget presentation if Ofori-Atta presents it.
November 24, 2022 23:51 UTC
The world has gathered for the world’s biggest festival in Qatar, the FIFA World Cup 2022 which is witnessing 32 teams from across the world battle it out for the heavyweight undisputed title as the world cup winner. This article narrows down on the number of African presidents that are currently present in Qatar to witness the global event. Ghana’s president Nana Akufo Addo is the latest African president to have arrived in Qatar ahead of the Black Stars' opening game with Portugal. @FIFAWorldCup pic.twitter.com/Tp7gRPyF3N — Fatma Samoura (@fatma_samoura) November 20, 2022President George Weah had announced his trip to Qatar to spend some nine days. pic.twitter.com/Jrx2vT3iAa — George Weah (@GeorgeWeahOff) November 22, 2022The world cup is still in its initial stages, and it is likely more African presidents and officials will turn up to witness the event.
November 24, 2022 15:30 UTC
As the Black Stars of Ghana go into their first game of the ongoing Qatar 2022 world Cup against Portugal, the Minister for Trade and Industry, Alan Kyerematen, has called on Ghanaians to show the players their full support. In a tweet, the minister added that he is optimistic the Black Stars of Ghana will not disappoint the country at the World Cup. As we embark on our 4th World Cup participation, I am optimistic that the Black Stars will make us proud. Come on Black Stars,” he tweeted. The Ghana Black Stars will take their first bite of the 2022 World Cup games when they meet with Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal on Thursday, November 24, 2022.
November 24, 2022 14:15 UTC
The world gathered for the world’s biggest festival in Qatar, the FIFA World Cup 2022 which is witnessing 32 teams from across the world battle it out for the heavyweight undisputed title as the world cup winner. Ghana’s President Nana Akufo Addo is the latest African president to have arrived in Qatar ahead of the Black Stars’ opening game with Portugal. According to reports, presidents Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Mack Sall of Senegal were officially invited by the Qatari government to take part in the opening event. Manko, dem ba jeex, wuti ndamli !#Qatar2022 pic.twitter.com/NgXcH4VRZl — Macky Sall (@Macky_Sall) November 20, 2022 President George Weah had announced his trip to Qatar to spend some nine days. He was at the stadium to watch the game between the United States and Wales.
November 24, 2022 14:08 UTC
An aspirant for the General Secretary position of the largest opposition party in Ghana, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has cautioned his party members not to think that the general elections of 2024 will be just a walk in the park. Elvis Afriyie Ankrah explained that if people are of the view that the NDC will come by an easy win in the next general elections, then they have failed to understand who their main opponent, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) are made of. The 2024 elections is not going to be that easy the way people are making it look like we’ve won already (sic), no. I know the NPP and if you don’t know the NPP then you’d be deceiving yourself; I know them very well,” he said. Elvis Afriyie Ankrah, who is also a former Deputy General Secretary of the NDC, further put himself forward as the right candidate to help the party go head-to-head with the NPP and win.
November 24, 2022 13:17 UTC
Sports News of Sunday, 20 November 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comThe wait is finally over and the world's biggest sporting festival is once again upon us. 830 players representing the 32 best footballing nations in the world gather in the gulf country of Qatar to battle for success for their respective nations. The 2022 World Cup which is the 22nd edition in the history of the 92-year-old competition kicks off today. Past winners will seek to increase their numbers, rivalries will be renewed, records will be made and shattered as the world’s biggest football festival arrives once again in four years. Morgan Freeman, Davido are among the celebrities scheduled to perform at the opening ceremony of the World Cup.
November 21, 2022 01:29 UTC
Business News of Sunday, 20 November 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comFranklin Cudjoe, President, IMANI Africa, has indicated that Ken Ofori-Atta, the embattled Finance Minister, was about to acquit himself with explanations when he appeared before the committee hearing motion of censure filed by the Minority MPs. According to him, the nature of the accusations or the grounds that were made against him were on policy, while others were on issues around divergence that constituted deliberate breaking of the law. Speaking on Citi FM/TV's 'The Big Issue' programme, Cudjoe explained, “I think that somehow the Minister acquitted himself with the explanations he gave simply because of the nature of the accusations or the grounds that were made against him. The grounds were a bit narrow, so it afforded him the opportunity to explain himself quite well, so he could have addressed them head-on,” Franklin Cudjoe added. Watch the latest episode of BizTech below:
November 20, 2022 22:06 UTC
Speaking in an XYZ TV interview monitored by GhanaWeb, Dr Segbefia said that the late Quashigah, a former minister of health, told him that Ghanaians were going to need another liberation should Akufo-Addo become president. “In 2009, I met with the late Major Courage Quashigah, that was just a year into Atta-Mills’ administration … and he said something. “The reason he gave was that if he (Akufo-Addo) becomes president, we are going to fight for Ghana’s independence over again. “When all these things started falling into place, then I quickly remembered the late Quashigah,” he added. Also, Dr Segbefia praised the over 80 New Patriotic Party (NPP) members of parliament who demanded the dismissal of finance minister, Ken Ofori-Atta.
November 20, 2022 07:39 UTC
General News of Saturday, 19 November 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comGhana’s longest-serving Finance Minister, Prof. Kwesi Botchwey, reportedly passed on Saturday, November 19, 2022, at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital at age 78. Prof Botchwey, a leading member of the opposition National Democratic Congress, is well respected by Ghanaians across the political divide. Former finance minister Kwesi Botchwey is dead - his leadership and commitment to the structural changes to our economy in the late 80s were critical and the impact still with us todqy. Statesman & finest Finance Minister. Prof Kwesi Botchwey , Your impact will leave with us forever and you will always be remembered for your good works.
November 19, 2022 22:46 UTC
The eight-member committee was co-chaired by KT Hammond and Dominic Ayine with three members apiece from the Majority and Minority Caucuses. Editor-in-chief of the New Crusading GUIDE newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako is predicting that the committee could potentially end up with two separate reports. "They may end up issuing two seperate reports akin to what happened in the "Cash For Seats" Probe! The cash for seat controversyIn February 2018, a special ad hoc parliamentary committee was set up to probe ‘Cash for Seat’ allegations leveled against officials of the Ministry of Trade and Industry. However, the laying of the report was not without controversy, as the minority members on the committee said their views were not captured in the report.
November 19, 2022 08:49 UTC