Under the John Mahama administration, some individuals who carved a niche for themselves as the critical voices of the time have today lost their desire to comment on national issues which hitherto would not miss their attention during the erstwhile administration. Ace AnkomahTalk of the critics of the John Mahama administration and you will not miss out on lawyer Ace Ankomah. This was on the back of over four years of fervent criticisms of the John Mahama administration through his activities as a member of the civil society group. I'll watch cheetah anytime, I'll watch giraffes anytime because at least they will tell me how to hunt," he said, adding, "At least, I'll learn how to get your goal, how to avoid being eaten. However, in what looked like a response to the preacher, former President John Mahama sought to suggest that Rev.
May 17, 2022 12:33 UTC
General News of Monday, 16 May 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comDuffuor reportedly eyes NDC flagbearership slotEIU report tips NDC to win 2024 electionsJohn Mahama says he is unperturbed if another candidate is chosen for 2024 electionsFormer President John Dramani Mahama has officially expressed interest in leading the opposition National Democratic Congress into the 2024 elections. So if the party lets me stand, I will,” NBS TV quoted John Mahama as saying. One name which has strongly popped up is former Finance Minister Dr. Kwabena Duffour who is reportedly lacing up his boots to challenge John Mahama. It, however, suggested that the NDC revitalize its prospects with a fresh candidate besides John Mahama. The former president, John Mahama, is reportedly considering running again, but we expect the opposition NDC to try to revitalize its prospects with a fresh candidate.
May 17, 2022 01:37 UTC
In this GhanaWeb article, we look at who and who could occupy the place of the next possible first families of Ghana in the year 2025. Here are some photos of them:John Dramani Mahama:John Mahama is Ghana’s immediate former president. John Mahama failed to secure a second term in office but has since not backed down in trying again to win the hearts of the Ghanaian voters. Here are some photos of him and his family:Alan Kyerematen:The current Minister of Trade and Industry, John Alan Kyerematen, has made three attempts at being president before. Here are photos of the two:Dr. Kwabena Duffuor:Dr. Kwabena Duffuor served as Minister of Finance under the late John Evans Atta Mills.
May 16, 2022 23:03 UTC
General News of Monday, 16 May 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comWontumi recalls life in UKPolitician denies involvement in galamseyChairman Wontumi says he loves carsBusiness mogul and politician, Chairman Wontumi has boasted about having acquired enormous wealth after enduring and surmounting difficulties associated with life. Chairman Wontumi touching on his lifestyle mentioned that he does not consume alcohol. In March, Chairman Wontumi submitted a bid of $3.1billion to purchase English Football Club, Chelsea and sign Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. This was after owner of the team, Roman Abramovich put the club up for sale in the wake of Russia's invasion of Ukraine. Meanwhile, Wontumi has disclosed that he was once a cleaner, gym instructor and bodyguard in the UK.
May 16, 2022 22:29 UTC
Akufo-Addo's message to Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, posted on Twitter on May 14, 2022, also emphasized that Ghana was looking to boost relations with the gulf giant. Mohammed bin Zayed was elected new President of the UAE following the death late last week of his brother, Khalifah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, whose passing Akufo-Addo described as: "a great loss for the UAE, an indeed, for the world." "The people and Government of Ghana and I congratulate the newly elected President of the United Arab Emirates, His Excellency Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. "It is my sincere hope that the new President will continue on the path of delivering unity, security, progress and prosperity to the people of the UAE. Death of Sheikh KhalifaThe UAE on Friday announced the death of President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan via state news agency WAM.
May 16, 2022 14:48 UTC
Sports News of Monday, 16 May 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comAshantigold SC have been demoted from the Ghana Premier League to the Division Two League after being found guilty of Match Manipulation in their 2020/21 Ghana Premier League Matchday 34 game against Inter Allies FC. According to the Ghana Football Association, the decision will take effect from the 2022/2023 Ghana Premier League season. Officials and Ashantigold players who were part of the matchday squad have also been sanctioned by the Disciplinary Committee of the GFA. That at the end of the 2021/22 Ghana Premier League season, Ashantigold SC shall be demoted to the Division Two League in accordance with Article 6(3)(h) of the GFA Disciplinary Code 2019.b. That a fine of GHc100,000.00 is imposed on Ashantigold SC in accordance with Article 6(1)(c) and Article 6(4) of the GFA Disciplinary Code 2019.
May 16, 2022 10:25 UTC
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has tasked new president of the United Arab Emirates to continue working to develop the lot of his people. Akufo-Addo's message to Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, posted on Twitter on May 14, 2022, also emphasized that Ghana was looking to boost relations with the gulf giant. Mohammed bin Zayed was elected new President of the UAE following the death late last week of his brother, Khalifah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, whose passing Akufo-Addo described as: "a great loss for the UAE, an indeed, for the world." "It is my sincere hope that the new President will continue on the path of delivering unity, security, progress and prosperity to the people of the UAE. Death of Sheikh KhalifaThe UAE on Friday announced the death of President Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan via state news agency WAM.
May 16, 2022 09:23 UTC
WACCE said the attack which claimed the lives of eight soldiers implies that the activities of terrorist and jihadist groups are getting closer and closer to the borders of Ghana. The Executive Director of WACCE, Mutaru Mumuni, in an interview with Citi News, said that the attack in Togo poses a major security threat to Ghana. He said the security agencies in the country should as a matter of urgency start taking proactive steps to fight terrorism. The terrorist attack in Togo which happened in the northern part of the country was the first of such attacks and it killed 8 soldiers and wounded 13 of them. Security analysts say the attack is likely to be the work of a local al-Qaeda affiliate in the Sahel region that is based in Mali.
May 15, 2022 15:52 UTC
According to the journalist, the people are stealing the money in the country as if there is no tomorrow but no one is talking about it. Captain Smart alleged that a deputy minister of state was once caught with GH¢20,000 which he claimed he was going to use to buy a local delicacy, rice balls. So, flamboyantly people steal and they don’t care, walking on the street… you can have a deputy minister of state putting GH¢20,000 in his car booth and takes it to a washing bay. TWI NEWS“… asked what he was going to use the GH¢ 20,000 for, (he said) I’m going to use it to buy Rice balls. The said deputy minister is a former Deputy Minister for Information and Member of Parliament for North Tongu who allegedly reported a car cleaner to the police for stealing money in his car booth.
May 15, 2022 13:56 UTC
The West Africa Centre for Counter Extremism (WACCE) has said that the recent terrorist attack in Togo must serve as a wakeup call to the security apparatus in Ghana. WACCE said the attack which claimed the lives of eight soldiers implies that the activities of terrorist and jihadist groups are getting closer and closer to the borders of Ghana. The Executive Director of WACCE, Mutaru Mumuni, in an interview with Citi News, said that the attack in Togo poses a major security threat to Ghana. He said the security agencies in the country should as a matter of urgency start taking proactive steps to fight terrorism. The terrorist attack in Togo which happened in the northern part of the country was the first of such attacks and it killed 8 soldiers and wounded 13 of them.
May 15, 2022 13:10 UTC
Media personality, Godsbrain Captain Smart has rebuffed allegations of womanizing levelled against him from certain quarters. According to Captain Smart, such claims are made by politicians who feel threatened by his campaign for good governance. Captain Smart says he keeps a very private and low life and has no friend in the media or political space. Speaking on the KSM show, Captain Smart stated that ever since he was born, only eleven women have seen his nakedness. If anyone comes to you saying that Captain Smart used to be my boyfriend, sack him.
May 15, 2022 13:10 UTC
But it appears that the first thing ‘confused Ackon’ did after spotting the money was to hurry home and seek his wife’s counsel. “My husband told me he found this amount of money in the car and asked what to do with it,” Francisca, the wife of the taxi driver said. Narrating the full story on KofiTV, the taxi driver’s wife said;“He went to work one day on Easter Saturday and he was holding a stack of notes in his car. We lived in a family house and sometimes he is unable to leave house-keeping money behind when he goes to work. Ever since he started the taxi business, things have been difficult.
May 15, 2022 01:43 UTC
According to Mary Agbenu Edorla, she has lost her husband, Stephen Tengey to Detective Chief Inspector Divina Worlanyo Afenu, of the Domestic Violence and Victims Support Unit (DOVVSU) division of the Tema Katamanso Police Station. “The girl actually stole my money, and when I reprimanded her, she left the house to an unknown place,” she stated. “My husband upon his return to the house was given the news and quickly he drove to the police station where Chief Inspector Afenu was the case officer. “The case officer, upon introduction asked my husband to go to the village of the victim to bring her biological parents, which he did. Meanwhile, the Divisional Commander for Tema, Chief Superintendent Kwadwo Badu-Adu has confirmed that the alleged affair of Chief Inspector Afenu has come to his attention.
May 14, 2022 19:47 UTC
Speaking on SVTV Africa, Adu indicated that, the deceased worked for a Chinese-Malaysian who keeps different types of snakes as pets. “Initially, he told us the snake bit Andrews in the afternoon, but he recovered at the hospital and brought him home. Later, he told us he died at the hospital,” he told DJ Nyaami. Samuel Adu mentioned that they reported the case to the Ghanaian embassy, where the employer admitted his fault and offered $4500 as compensation. “He admitted that he should have had an antidote for such cases or made sure his snakes were not poisonous.
May 14, 2022 14:35 UTC
General News of Saturday, 14 May 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comECG gets new MDCurrent MD goes on retirementJones Ofori-Addo was once appointed acting MDPresident Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has appointed legal practitioner, Samuel Dubik Masubir Mahama, as Managing Director of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). Jones Ofori-Addo, who is the Deputy Managing Director responsible for sales, customer service, and finance, was made Acting Managing Director on May 12, while government finalised the hunt for a substantive officer. In the letter announcing Samuel Dubik Masubir Mahama as the substantive MD on May 13, the Presidency urged the Energy Ministry to trigger necessary modalities to facilitate his regularisation in accordance with Company Act, 2019 (Act 992). "The President has nominated Mr. Samuel Dubik Masubir Mahama for appointment as the Managing Director of Electricity Company Ghana Limited. Profile of Samuel Dubik Masubir MahamaSamuel Dubik Mahama is a lawyer and a partner at the law firm, Dubik and Associates.
May 14, 2022 11:45 UTC