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  • Judge wades into legalisation of Marijuana

    March 18, 2014 7:32 AM 27

    A Circuit Court judge has waded into the debate on the legalisation of marijuana started by the Narcotics Control Board Executive Secretary, Mr Yaw Akrasi Sarpong, last week. Mr Francis Obiri, who presided over some drug-related cases Monday, suggested that instead of legalising the drug, which could make matters worse, the country would be better off, if the sentence

  • The Foundation Of Our Party Is Our Members - Kwabena Agyei Agyepong

    March 18, 2014 3:45 AM 94

    Kwabena Agyepong, a leading aspirant for the General Secretary position of the largest opposition Party, NPP, has assured executives of the party of an aggressive membership drive to win more members into the elephant family. Speaking at a meeting with the Obuasi West constituency, Kwabena bemoaned the situation where people who are willing to join the NPP had to go through

  • So, Should We Trust Tina Mensah?

    March 17, 2014 10:06 PM 74

    With April 12th, 2014 approaching, the race has become very keen for candidates seeking to occupy National Executive positions in the New Patriotic Party (NPP); the position of National Women’s Organiser being no exception. Three very affable ladies are in the race for the position. They are Otiko Afisa Djaba, the incumbent National Women’s Organiser

  • Progressive Democrats Jab Minority Leader

    March 17, 2014 9:12 PM 104

    The PROGRESSIVE DEMOCRATS have noted with grave disappointment very unsavoury comments made by the Minority Leader of Parliament Hon Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu about local businesses in Ghana. According to the group, Hon Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu addressing members of the NPP in the Ashanti region on Wednesday 12th March 13, 2014 made very untenable comments

  • Osei Tutu To Replace Kumawu Omanhene?

    March 17, 2014 4:52 PM 19

    From a reliable source, Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, has once again engaged in nefarious activities to pervert the course of justice. He has initiated similar moves as done in the case of Election 2012 petition, where he allegedly acted as the main conduit to bribe some Supreme Court judges to declare a favourable verdict in favour of his friend

  • Guilty of Not Saying It Well

    March 17, 2014 4:35 PM 50

    Few weeks ago, I wrote an open letter to Nana Addo, in protest over the petition that was brought against Paul Afoko, in his quest to lead the NPP. And some Ghanaians got mad at me. The email responds were overwhelming, even weeks after the letter was published. Filled with hate and victimization yet I said nothing. To be fair, some applauded me for the letter

  • Chaos As Parents Block UG Road (VIDEO)

    March 17, 2014 4:01 PM 32

    Pupils of the University of Ghana Basic School (UBS) had to alight from their cars and walk to their various destination as their parents were not having the approved UG stickers. The ‘angry’ parents were demonstrating against the University’s decision to ban the entry of vehicles that do not have the ‘UG’ stickers displayed on it. The university on Saturday

  • Don’t demolish without my approval – Afotey-Agbo

    March 17, 2014 2:22 PM 27

    The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Nii Laryea Afotey-Agbo has served notice that he will not tolerate any further demolition exercises in the capital without his approval. “Where demolition is justified, I will approve of it. Where it is not justified and it is not a priority, I will not let it happen,” he said. The Minister begins work as Greater

  • Stop labeling pastors as partisan – Mahama warns

    March 17, 2014 1:50 PM 9

    President John Mahama has criticized Ghanaians and politicians who constantly associate pastors who pray for the presidency and the nation with certain political parties saying it is partisanship which must stop. “If religious leaders pray for the leadership and on that basis they are tagged as being partisan, then we do have a problem,” he noted

  • Police offers GHC10, 000 bounty for Tamale killer

    March 17, 2014 12:26 PM 14

    The Northern Regional Police Command has placed a ten thousand Ghana cedis (GHC10, 000) bounty for any person who provides information leading to the arrest and successful prosecution of the killers of Alhassan Naziru and Mustapha Abdul-Rashid in Tamale. In a statement signed by the Northern Regional Police commander, Deputy Commissioner (DCOP) Ken Yeboah