In this GhanaWeb article, we take a look at some popular male politicians and their wives. The article focuses on politicians from both sides of the divide: the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the National Democratic Congress (NDC). Kojo Oppong NkrumahThe Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has also shared photos of his wife a number of times. Sam Nartey GeorgeThe MP for Nongo-Prampram, Sam George, is one of the politicians who doesn’t miss an opportunity to share wonderful moments with his wife. He and his wife have also shared some beautiful moments together, some of which he has shared on social media before.
December 28, 2022 04:38 UTC
General News of Tuesday, 27 December 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comSex is a taboo topic in Ghanaian households, however, it has transcended cultural boundaries and dominated media conversations from social media to traditional media in the form of news and entertainment. Among the top 10 websites that Ghanaians visited the most in 2021, two were pornography websites. This statistic drives the argument that Ghanaians may not want to discuss sex, but there is interest in the topic. The latter often sexualize homosexuality on social media leaving the conversation to be about sex than personality. The conversations were not conclusive on whether it is acceptable to record sex acts in private or not.
December 28, 2022 03:01 UTC
Pratt holds the view that if the minority caucus was determined to block the passage of the bill, they would have done all it takes to achieve that feat. Parliament on Thursday, December 22,2022 passed the Vat Amendment Bill which will see a 2.5% increment on the rate. The majority MPs, however, argued that the government needs the revenue to resuscitate the economy urging the NDC MPs to support the passage of the bill. The resistance of the NDC MPs was curtailed after the process, since they could only get 135 of their members against 136 of the majority. The VAT vote was the only one of eight items the minority caucus opposed in the 2023 Budget that it lost.
December 27, 2022 11:13 UTC
The prayers of the family of then-bedridden businessman Asuma Banda to have former president John Dramani Mahama and the National Chief Imam intervene in the impasse between the various factions in the family appears to have been answered as both personalities have so far visited Alhaji Asuma Banda. Shortly after pictures surfaced of John Mahama sharing some moments with Alhaji Banda, a video of the National Chief Imam and some leadership of the Muslim community holding prayers for the business mogul has been circulating on social media. The video which per GhanaWeb checks was taken at one of the residences of Alhaji Asuma Banda has the Chief Iman leading prayers for him. The visit by the Chief Imam and his entourage follows an interview granted Rainbowradio by sisters of the former Chief Executive Officer of Antrak Air for him to intervene in the issue. ”We are still appealing to friends, the business community, and all those who know our brother to intervene.
December 27, 2022 10:15 UTC
General News of Monday, 26 December 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comThe government is set to reintroduce a quota system for admission into the various public colleges of education in the country. A letter addressed to principals of colleges of education by the Ghana Tertiary Education Commission (GTEC), indicated that the quota system will start in the 2022/2023 academic year. “We bring for your attention and action permissible admission figures for entry into level 100 at the colleges of education in the 2022/2023 academic year. For avoidance of doubt, payment of Feeding Grants and Trainee Allowances will be guided by these numbers,” parts of the statement read. The GTEC shared a list of colleges and the number of students they are to admit with Mccoy College of Education have the least quota of 160 and the Presbyterian College of Education, the Akrokerri College of Education as well as Berekum College of Education having the highest quota of 320 students.
December 27, 2022 01:34 UTC
General News of Monday, 26 December 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comFormer President, John Dramani Mahama has paid a special visit to ailing Ghanaian business mogul, Asuma Banda. John Mahama’s visit comes after the sisters of Asuma Banda made a public appeal for him to intervene in the impasse that is preventing them from getting access to their brother. ”We are still appealing to friends, the business community, and all those who know our brother to intervene. "John Mahama knows my brother so well. The two wives are tired, and we want to take over as his sisters,” Hajia Shatta said.
December 26, 2022 20:32 UTC
General News of Monday, 26 December 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comA Ghanaian prophet, Yaw Asante Boateng alias Yesu Mogya has predicted that the United Kingdom will have a new king in 2023. Speaking in an interview with Mama Radio, the prophet said the installation of a new king in the UK in the coming year forms part of a series of events revealed to him. “Some shocking things will happen in 2023, the UK will have a new king,” he said. According to the prophet, 2023 will also be a very difficult year that will come with global economic challenges. He noted that the year will be characterized by famine, food shortage and various events leading to severe economic challenges.
December 26, 2022 18:54 UTC
Details have emerged that the incarcerated 40-year-old Ramon Olorunwa Abbas, the Nigerian national known by his Instagram handle, “Ray Hushpuppi," owned 15 acres of land in Ghana. The prolific international fraudster's catfish farm is also said to have been discovered after documents were found in his home, according to thisis50.com. The information also showed that Hushpuppi was in the process of expanding operations on the farm. The documents also showed that once, Hushpuppi gave a female waitress $5,000 as a tip, as receipts found in his apartment during his arrest at the Palazzo Versace in Dubai showed. He was extradited to the US, where he was charged with fraud and money laundering.
December 26, 2022 17:22 UTC
General News of Monday, 26 December 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comThe Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong, has said that the National Buildings Corps (NABCO) programme implemented by the Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo government was a bad policy. According to him, most of the trainees under the programme, who were posted to government agencies, were paid for no work done. I think that the mistake the NPP made was the introduction of the NABCO. “NABCO trainees were posted to government offices and ministries where they were doing nothing and being paid GH¢700 every month. Listen to Kennedy Agyapong’s remarks in the video below (from 3:00):You can also watch an episode of Election Desk on GhanaWeb TV below:IB/BOG
December 26, 2022 17:18 UTC
Because of the fear of being in the grasp of the law when arrested, many people end up committing blunders that rather implicate them when they are taken to court. They also noted some things police must observe when they have suspects in their custody. Suspects arrested can choose not to give any statement to the police. They are also not to manhandle and torture criminal suspects in their custody and are also not allowed to unnecessarily handcuff suspects. Police are not allowed to create unnecessary prejudicial publicity about the arrest of suspects including organising press conferences on arrests they have made.
December 26, 2022 00:06 UTC
Coach Sellas Tetteh recovers from sicknessCoach Sellas Tetteh, who led his team to victory in the FIFA U20 World Cup, has overcome an illness that had been bothering him for some time. Silas “Borbor” Tetteh, one of Ghana’s most renowned youth coaches, was apparently in serious health trouble. When the U-20 FIFA World Cup was held in Egypt in 2009, coach Tetteh orchestrated Brazil’s defeat. He held managerial positions in a number of African nations, including Rwanda and Sierra Leone, where he oversaw their senior national teams. The 66-year-old honored coach left his post as the senior national team of Sierra Leone’s interim coach and moved back to Ghana to take over as head coach of Liberty Professionals of the Ghana Premier League.
December 25, 2022 20:57 UTC
General News of Sunday, 25 December 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comIt is arguably inevitable to stay on the safe bench as a politician. One may make statements against their opponents or unintentionally make a comment which may provoke some reaction. He further likened the situation to a father who was giving up on his children because of circumstances beyond his control. “It is almost like telling a father to resign from his children because he is changed his mind. — BIIIG MVNNY (@mvnnyfrrevks) October 20, 2022Telling me to resign is like telling a father to resign from his children because he changed his mind’.
December 25, 2022 20:01 UTC
Entertainment of Sunday, 25 December 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comFirdaus Iddirus, popularly known as Shatta Bandle, has come under intense criticism on social media over a recent video that has gone viral. On the back of this, some internet users have called on the Ghana Police Service to arrest and warn the internet sensation about his conduct, which they have described as "child abuse." Reacting to the video, internet users have called for the arrest and cautioning of Shatta Bandle, as they believe his actions could have suffocated and killed the baby. A section of them also called on the government to seize custody of the baby from Shatta Bandle because they believed his actions would have detrimental effects on the child. Shatta Bandle and his wife tied the knot in September 2022 days after his then fiancee gave birth.
December 25, 2022 19:43 UTC
President Nana Addo Akufo-Addo has expressed optimism over the ability of Ghana's economy to bounce back. But the President is hopeful that the country will rise again. He said “…over the last three years we have been confronted with our own captivity in Babylon moments. “Indeed, there were moments where we doubted our ability to surmount these challenges. Source: Ghanaweb.comDisclaimer : Opinions expressed here are those of the writers and do not reflect those of Peacefmonline.com.
December 25, 2022 17:31 UTC
Nigerian superstars: Burna Boy, Ayra Starr and Rema, have made it to the list of Barack Obama’s favourite songs for 2022. Since 2015, the former United States president has been releasing an annual list of his favourite songs. the songs featured on the list do not necessarily have to be chart-topping songs but simply the ones he enjoys the most. Mostly, the list features songs from America and a few international acts. Check out the full list of Obama’s 2022 favourite songsBarack Obama@BarackObamaI always enjoy sharing my end of year music playlist with all of you — and this year we heard a lot of great songs.
December 25, 2022 16:56 UTC