WELCOME

NDC UK & Ireland Women's Day 2015

 I wish to congratulate our Women's Wing for a very successful Women's Day yesterday. Among the speakers were Mr Alhassan Mbalba, Assistant Secretary of the Chapter, who touched on the history of our great party starting from the June 4th Movement to the present day NDC.

NDC UK & Ireland Chapter Inaugurates More Branches In London

 The growing number of NDC members in London has necessitated the opening of more branches. The Chapter Executives supervised peaceful elections to elect officers to steer the affairs of the party in the northern and southern parts of London.

Only “uneducated minds” will vote NDC in 2016 – Napo

Mathew Opoku Prempeh Mathew Opoku Prempeh

The Member of Parliament for Manhyia in the Ashanti region Mathew Opoku Prempeh has stated that “only uneducated minds” will vote for the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the upcoming 2016 elections.

‘I don't think Osafo Maafo's comment was tribalistic’ – Akufo-Addo

 The 2016 flagbearer of the main opposition New Patriotic Party Nana Akufo-Addo has said he did not “understand” the recent controversial comments made by former finance minister Yaw Osafo Maafo to be tribalistic.

Mahama won’t be changed in 2016 – Asiedu Nketia

 John Mahama TalkGeneral Secretary of the ruling NDC, Johnson Asiedu Nketia has stated categorically that only persons who want to collapse the party would seek President Mahama’s replacement going into the 2016 elections.

Cedi records biggest gain in 2015

 The local currency last week recorded its biggest gain against the US dollar this year, when it closed trading on Friday gaining 7.8 percent in value over the greenback.

We also went to Tindana but never took off our clothes - Asiedu Nketia

 General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress(NDC) Johnson Asiedu Nketia says God has exposed the opposition New Patriotic Party's (NPP) addiction to rituals in the run-up to a crucial by-election in Talensi in the Upper East region.

Zoomlion clears piled-up refuse

 zoomlion The Agona West Municipal Directorate of the Zoomlion Waste Company has emptied 23 out of the 26 waste containers in the Agona Swedru Township that had become full for the past three weeks.

 

MP donates food items to Muslims

Mr Charles Obeng-Inkoom Mr Charles Obeng-Inkoom, Member of Parliament (MP) for Agona West, has presented 182 bags of rice and 42 bags of sugar to Muslims within the Municipality to ensure a successful Ramadan.

Charlotte Osei to monitor Talensi by-election

Charlotte Kesson Smith Osei The newly appointed Chairperson of the Electoral Commission Charlotte Osei is in the Upper East Region to monitor and supervise the by-election in Talensi constituency slated for Tuesday, July 7.

NPP will fall in Talensi – Asiedu Nketia

 Asiedu Nketia General Secretary NdcGeneral Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia has predicted doom for the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) ahead of the upcoming Talensi by-election on Tuesday.

EC insists no verification, no vote in Talensi by-election

Voter Biometric Verification The Electoral Commission has emphatically stated that no electorate would be allowed to vote if his or her fingers are not biologically verified by the biometric machine in tomorrow’s by-election in Talensi.

Pastors condemn Obama over Gay marriage

Atv Ghanaian Pastors On ATV’S “Anopa Bosuo” show, two renowned Ghanaian pastors condemned gay marriage and the legalization of homosexuality referring to the American president Barrack Obama as the Beast.

NPP’s addiction to rituals exposed – Asiedu Nketia

Asiedu Nketia New Court General Secretary of the ruling National Democratic Congress(NDC) Johnson Aseidu Nketia says God has exposed the opposition New Patriotic Party's (NPP) addiction to rituals in the run-up to a crucial by-election in Talensi in the Upper East region.

Decision time at Talensi tomorrow; By-election dress rehearsal for 2016 — Mahama

Decision time at Talensi tomorrow; By-election dress rehearsal for 2016 — Mahama President John Dramani Mahama has stated that the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) is "expecting 20,000 votes from the electorate” during the Talensi parliamentary by-election tomorrow.

We’re disturbed — Alogboshie, surrounding communities cry out

 • Schoolchildren and adults either have to walk through the stream or get carried across itSchoolchildren in Alogboshie, Christian Village and Kissieman all in Accra are in a dilemma because a weak and wobbly footbridge serving as a link between their homes and schools get washed away whenever it rains leaving them stranded.

ECG busts three entertainment spots for illegal connections

• Mr Oku explaining how the illegal connection was carried out at one of the entertainment centres. The Accra West Region of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has uncovered the illegal connection of power at three entertainment joints at Korle Wokon in Accra.

Involve traders in reconstruction of markets — First Lady

Mrs Lordina Mahama opening the door of the bus for trial. Picture: EMMANUEL QUAYE. The First Lady, Mrs Lordina Mahama, has urged the Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) to involve market women in the reconstruction of markets in the metropolis.

NDC, NPP to hold final rallies in Talensi today

NDC NPP The two major political parties in Ghana will today [Sunday] round up their campaigns with two big rallies to canvass for votes ahead of the much anticipated July 7 by-election.

EC rubbishes NPP claims it is conspiring with NDC

Voter Voting The Electoral Commission (EC) has rubbished claims by the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) that it is tipping the scales to favour the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the upcoming by-elections in Talensi.

Wontumi is a great liar, he hasn’t learnt his lessons – Kofi Adams

Kofi Adams The National Organiser of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), Kofi Adams has slammed the Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako as a great liar yet to learn his lessons from a libel suit he faces. 

Talensi: NDC, NPP clash over choice of final rally venue

Talensi: NDC, NPP clash over choice of final rally venue The Upper East Regional Police Command has resolved that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) would be holding their last rally at the Catholic park in Tongo on Sunday July 5 ahead of Tuesday’s parliamentary by-election in the Talensi constituency.

Kakum Canopy Walkway intact, safe and secure-Management

Kakum Canopy Walkway intact, safe and secure-Management The Management of the Kakum National Park and the Canopy Walkway, Ghana Heritage Conservative Trust (GHCT) have given assurance to the public that the walkway is intact, safe and secure.

Government contracts loan to fight open defaecation

Government contracts loan to fight open defaecation Government has contracted a 60 million dollar World Bank facility to assist households throughout Ghana to build their own latrines, as a measure to reduce open defecation in communities.

ECG replaces meters in Ashanti

ECG replaces meters in Ashanti

 The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has started replacing all meters, both prepaid and post-paid, in the Ashanti Region with smart prepaid ones.

Bagbin calls for evaluation policy to let citizens know impact of govt policies

Bagbin calls for evaluation policy to let citizens know impact of govt policies The Majority Leader in Parliament, Mr Alban Bagbin, has observed that the absence of an evaluation policy is denying the citizenry the opportunity to know the impact of government’s policies, programmes and projects.

New HR management info system for public service

 By September 2015, the country’s public service will have a fully functional and the first-ever Human Resource Management Information System (HRMIS).

Single Spine arrears sap GH¢3bn in five years

Single Spine arrears sap GH¢3bn in five years The government has finally washed its hands off the payment of arrears arising from the implementation of the Single Spine Pay Policy (SSPP).

World Bank extends $550 million support to Ghana

World Bank extends $550 million support to Ghana The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors has approved US$150 million budget support for Ghana.

Cabinet approves $82.4 million DDT contract for K-NET

Cabinet approves $82.4 million DDT contract for K-NET Cabinet at its sitting last Thursday, approved an $82.4 million Digital Migration contract to be executed by a wholly-owned Ghanaian company, K-NET Limited.