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September 26, 2017 10:32 PM Akufo-Addo will not press charges against Appiah Stadium – Hamid

President Akufo-Addo is not interested in pressing charges against National Democratic Congress (NDC) communicator, Appiah Stadium, after the latter claimed in a viral audio that he [Akufo-Addo] smokes marijuana [wee]. The Minister for Information, Mustapha Hamid, in a release copied to, indicated that Akufo-Addo has informed the Police 32

September 25, 2017 5:42 PM Ghana’s ITLOS victory: The KT Hammond factor

Following Ghana’s historic victory over the weekend in the maritime boundary dispute with neighboring Cote d’Ivoire, Adansi Asokwa Member of Parliament, Kobina Tahir Hammond, has been speaking exclusively to Citi FM about the behind-the-scenes-roles he played in the eventual Executive decision that took the stand-off with the Ivoirians to the International 67

September 21, 2017 9:52 AM President Akufo-Addo addresses United Nations

When he mounts the podium to speak to the biggest gathering of world leaders, the President, who is among leaders from the 193 member states of the UN attending the 72nd Summit, will deliver a speech that is expected to push for a safer and more peaceful world. But, traditionally, he will touch on developments at home, not forgetting what he had been propagating 56

September 17, 2017 1:36 PM A great piece of art and a great deal of free SHS frenzy

Whoever the artist who styles himself as Tilapia is, it is obvious he's got talent and is most certainly making quite an impact. Like many Ghanaians, I found his latest cartoon on Free SHS particularly fascinating and even more I am intrigued by the quintessential Ghanaian sense of humor and wit that accompanies it's further circulation. And by the way, as for the pikin 59

September 15, 2017 2:09 PM Confidence in NHIS card waning- NHIA boss admits

Confidence in the National Health Insurance Scheme is waning, Chief Executive Officer of the Health Insurance Authority has admitted. According to Dr Samuel Annor, there has been a gradual decline in the renewal of the cards over the last two years and that is a great source of worry. Appearing before the Parliament’s Accounts Committee, Dr Annor said the number 18

September 15, 2017 7:37 AM A Vote For NDC Will Be A Vote Against Free SHS

Education Minister has given assurance that for as long as the New Patriotic Party (NPP) remains in power, the Free Senior High School (SHS) policy and other people-centered initiatives will be sustained. According to Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, the only way Free SHS can fail is if Ghanaians ever vote the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) 49

September 14, 2017 6:36 PM NHIS should have been restricted to public health institutions- Akosa

A former Director General of the Ghana Health Service Professor Agyemang Badu Akosa says the National Health Insurance Scheme was heading for a collapse even before it was launched. According to him, the government under ex-president John Kufuor did not do enough due diligence in restricting the policy to only public health institutions when it introduced 49

September 11, 2017 12:10 AM Kenya opposition calls off protests

Nairobi - Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Monday he had called off protests because a "mediation process" to resolve the political crisis that has killed nearly 500 people was about to begin. "We are now assured that the mediation process is about to start," Odinga told reporters after meeting US envoy Jendayi Frazer. "We are therefore 56

September 9, 2017 1:03 PM Nana Meets Northern Chiefs

President Akufo-Addo is hoping to see the installation of a new chief (Ya-Na) at Dagbon in the Yendi Traditional Area by December this year. “We are prepared to support fully, any formula that you (traditional leaders) think will bring lasting peace. It is in the interest of all of us that this matter is brought to a permanent end. I would love to see that this year, by the time of the Damba 82

September 8, 2017 9:56 PM Businesses prosper most under NDC gov'ts- Mahama claims

Former President John Mahama has rejected the view that the National Democratic Congress' social democratic leanings make it anti-business. Speaking at the opening day of the first batch of students of its Ghana Institute of Social Democracy, the former President claimed, businesses have flourished most during the tenure of NDC governments. The NDC has governed 72