Support my appointees who may be prosecuted – Mahama

Former President John Dramani Mahama has asked members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to sympathize with former appointees of his administration who may be indicted in any corruption probe under the current government. His call comes on the back of President Nana Addo’s promise to prosecute corrupt officials under the Mahama administration. The President […]

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‘I can’t criticize others when my house is burning’ – Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings, has mounted a strong defence for his consistent criticisms of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), saying he has a duty to correct errors in his party before he takes his criticisms elsewhere. Some NDC top officials have criticized Mr. Rawlings for constantly highlighting the flaws of a party he founded. […]

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3 die in Sogakope-Adidome road accident

At least three people are reported dead following a motor accident on the Sogakope-Adidome road in the Volta Region on Saturday. Reports say the incident occurred when a Mercedes Benz Sprinter bus traveling from Accra towards Mafi Kumasi, somersaulted at Mafi Amelukope junction. Gideon Fiator, the driver of the bus with registration number AS 6874-10, with […]

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Iran protests: Citizens have right to criticise, not destroy – Rouhani

Media playback is unsupported on your device Iranians are free to protest against the government but must not jeopardise security, President Hassan Rouhani has said after four days of demonstrations. Speaking at a cabinet session, he acknowledged that there were problems that needed to be solved but warned that violence would not be tolerated. The […]

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Nike advertises Barcelona shirts with Coutinho’s name

Barcelona kit manufacturers Nike advertised the club’s shirts with Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho’s name on the back. Coutinho was the subject of failed bids by Barcelona in the summer and has been linked with joining them in January. A listing, which has since been deleted, on the Nike website, read: “Philippe Coutinho is ready to […]

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‘My gov’t will be at supersonic speed in 2018’ – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed his 2018 resolve to quicken the pace at which his government delivers on it 2016 electoral promises. “2017 I said I was a man in a hurry. But in 2018, we are coming with supersonic speed”, he said during a visit to a technology exhibition organised by Kristo Asafo. His man-in-a-hurry comment […]

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Woman takes her wedding vows before cancer takes her Life – 18hrs later

On Dec. 23, 2016, school psychologist Heather Lindsay was diagnosed with the breast cancer that would eventually take her life. But even then, before the cancer became a death sentence, Lindsay’s boyfriend, David Mosher, wanted her to know that she wasn’t fighting this by herself. “She didn’t know I was going to propose that night,” Mosher  […]

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We won’t run from accountability – Mahama unfazed by prosecution threats

Former president John Mahama says the National Democratic Congress (NDC) will not be cowered by threats to prosecute alleged corrupt past government officials. He told hundreds of supporters at the 36th-Anniversary celebration of the 31st December Revolution in Ho Sunday, NDC members who will fall foul of the law will have their day in court. […]

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