Ningo Prampram Member of Parliament, Sam Nartey George has revealed how hard work ensured that he was retained as a National Service personnel at the office of former Vice President, Alhaji Aliu Mahama. “(In 2007) I applied for the National Service and I was posted to Office of the President. When we got there, we were 10 and were split – five to President Kufuor’s office and the other to Vice President Aliu Mahama’s office. Aliu Mahama served as Ghana’s Vice President between January 2001 to January 2009 under the John Agyekum Kufuor administration. Please report any inappropriate content to us, and we will evaluate it as a matter of priority.
June 06, 2022 07:09 UTC
General News of Sunday, 5 June 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comThe Ghana Meteorological Agency (GMet) predicted that there will be heavy rainfall in the southern part of Ghana and true to their predictions there was rainstorm in Accra. As usual, the rains in Accra led to several parts of the nation’s capital town flooding, causing a lot of destruction and impeding the movement of vehicles. At the Airport area around Nyaho Hospital, the rushing flood waters made it impossible for vehicles particularly small ones to move. At Ogbojo a suburb of Madina, the main road and some stores around it were flooded. Floods have become very common in many parts of the country, in Greater Accra especially, following torrential rains that began in May.
June 05, 2022 18:47 UTC
An unidentified man who has been spotted in a video making rounds on social media has cursed the president, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, over his claims that things have deteriorated in the country so much. The grey-haired elderly man, captured on video and shared by a Twitter user (@efo_phil), is heard lashing out at the president, sending a message to him that God will punish him. "If you see him, tell him that a certain man who campaigned for him at Mankessim says God will punish him. “Look at the money I invested at First Allied Savings and Loans that has become a wasted investment? If I meet him today, I will slap him in the face,” the angry man said.
June 05, 2022 17:04 UTC
General News of Sunday, 5 June 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comYou won’t get even 1% if you stand against Mahama – Gaisie to aspiring NDC flagbearersThe stress in Ghana is too much - Nigel GaisieNigel Gaisie releases the latest prophecy on Ghana and ex-President MahamaThe Founder and Leader of the Prophetic Hill Chapel, Prophet Nigel Gaisie, has prophesied the return of Ghana's former President John Dramani Mahama. Speaking in an interview on Adom FM monitored by GhanaWeb, Gaisie said that despite the ongoing hardships in the country, Ghanaians should be hopeful because good times are coming. “When I am on major roads in Ghana praying … the stress in the atmosphere is just too much. They should rather throw their weight behind him"He added that "Mahama doesn’t need Ghana, Ghana rather needs Mahama to come and rescue us from this misery. He has won the elections already.”Watch the latest episode of The Lowdown below:
June 05, 2022 16:20 UTC
Among others, he touted himself as the best man to help the NPP break the eight – reference to retaining power beyond the two-term cycle under the Fourth Republic. The August 2021 announcement meant that Agyapong had planned on quitting Parliament after 24 years representing the constituency located in the Central Region. Kennedy Agyapong announces presidential ambitionKennedy Agyapong, in outlining his vision for the country stated that, one thing he will capitalise upon is to create more jobs for the youth. President Akufo-Addo has done very well with his 1 District 1 Factory as well as the Free SHS," Kennedy Agyapong said. "I am the hope for the hopeless and voice for the voiceless," Kennedy Agyapong stressed.
June 05, 2022 08:29 UTC
Entertainment of Saturday, 4 June 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comVeteran actor Psalm Adjeteyfio who passed on in April 2022 is being laid to rest today, at the forecourt of the Trade Fair. The veteran actor passed on after battling illness for some time at the age of 64. He left behind 4 children - 2 women and 2 men. Popularly known as T.T, Psalm starred in several movies and is best remembered for his role in the popular sitcom, ‘Taxi Driver’ as the lead character. Present at the funeral are family and friends of the late actor and some members of the creative industry, who are there to pay their last respect.
June 04, 2022 21:57 UTC
According to Afrifa Yamoah-Ponkoh, God will not want a cathedral in Ghana when most of its citizens are suffering due to the current economic challenges, adomonline.com reportsHe said that rather than releasing money for the construction of the National Cathedral, the government should prioritise fixing the current hardships in the country. You have GH¢ 25 million for Cathedral while owing NABCO personnel seven months arrears. Do you have better houses than God that He says you should build Him a house? “At this time when ‘no bed syndrome’ is affecting hospitals and you are building a national cathedral, for who? You want God to come and dwell in this filth?” Yamoah-Ponkoh is quoted to have said on Nhyira FM.
June 04, 2022 18:21 UTC
She added that when such men are down with stroke, they lose the opportunity to enjoy their wives, who become better people. "There are men who do not take care of their wives but use the resources to take care of side chicks. She went on further to say that, unlike women, men are very easy to catch when they are having extra marital affairs because they are not tactful about it. In another report, a marriage counsellor has cautioned women against giving money to their partners because it will make the men lazy. Kakyama urged men to let women consume their money so that they could continue working harder for more.
June 03, 2022 14:59 UTC
President of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe, has stated that the National Cathedral project absolves Ghanaians of two categories of debts - the spiritual and financial. "This Cathedral will wash away our debts - monetary and spiritual debts. Ablakwa published a letter alleging that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo through his Finance Minister had authorized the release of GH¢25 million for the construction of the National Cathedral. Attached to his post was a document dated March 31, 2022, signed by the Minister for Finance Ken Ofori-Atta with the title “Seed Money for the construction of the National Cathedral. “Authority is hereby granted you to release the sum of 25,000,000.00 (Twenty-Five Million Ghana Cedis) as additional seed money to the National Cathedral Secretariat for the construction of the National Cathedral for part payment of outstanding claims from RIBADE Limited,” portions of the document Ablakwa shared read.
June 03, 2022 13:50 UTC
General News of Thursday, 2 June 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comMacky Sall, President of Senegal has arrived in Russia on an official visit upon the invitation of President Vladimir Putin. A Twitter handle dedicated to Senegal's presidency of the Africa Union, reported that Macky Sall and his delegation arrived in Sochi on evening of Thursday, June 2. "The President will meet his counterpart Vladimir Putin to convey the voice of Africa in the conflict between Russia and Ukraine: a conflict that weighs heavily on the continent’s economies. Reports indicate that President Sall will emphasise on the need to free grain stocks and fertilisers, the blockage of which particularly affects African countries. The statement also disclosed that the African Union had accepted the request from Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to address a message to the African Union soon.
June 03, 2022 13:33 UTC
General News of Friday, 3 June 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comIt was an unusual Friday morning along the GIMPA-Dzorwulu road in Accra when two cows that were fiercely engaged in a head-butting fight, blocked the road for a number of minutes. The cows: one all-white and the other black and white, for the period GhanaWeb’s lenses were there, moved between the middle of the road and the edge of the road, going about their fight. Several vehicle owners and drivers caught, in the morning traffic, ensured they were not too close to the animals, so as not to dent their cars. The spectacle made a number of passengers giggle and laugh, and while none of them went on record with GhanaWeb, a few of them casually joked about how the two cows might have been fighting over a heifer (a female cow). Watch how the two cows blocked off the road on the morning of Friday, June 3, 2022, below:Watch the latest episode of The Lowdown below:
June 03, 2022 08:41 UTC
Just about a week ago, the news went rife on the internet that Swedru-based Hiplife musician, Patapaa Amisty has parted ways with his German wife, Liha Miller. Following the emergence of the disturbing news on the internet, Patapaa granted an exclusive interview on Kastle FM to set the records straight once and for all. We don’t know what happened within these few days after negating the rumors that he has divorced his wife, Patapaa is now throwing tantrums on his Whatsapp status after seeing Liha in a pose with blogger Zionfelix. According to Patapaa, Zionfelix is the reason he doesn’t want to see his wife again. Sharing a picture of Zionfelix and his wife cruising in a car on his WhatsApp status, Patapaa captioned it as;“Is because of this guy I don’t want to see my wife again, he is the problem between me and my wife.”Zionfelix is currently in Germany ready to interview Patapaa’s wife Liha Miller.
June 02, 2022 13:25 UTC
General News of Wednesday, 1 June 2022Source: www.ghanaweb.comMP speaks on economic hardshipSpeaker questions MP’s appearanceSamuel Atta-Mills beard causes a stirThe Member of Parliament (MP) for Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abirem, Samuel Atta-Mills, has lamented the current economic hardship in the country. According to him, the economy is so hard that he is unable to afford a blade to shave his beard. His comment was after they failed to identify him when he got up to contribute to the review of the Order Paper with the Minister for Works and Housing, Francis Asenso-Boakye. Speaker Bagbin had asked, “the honourable member wearing the face mask, is that your beard?”To which Mr. Atta-Mills jokingly replied, “I don’t have money to buy a blade to shave my beard,” myjoyonline.com reports. The Speaker then responded, saying “okay, I understand your age.”
June 01, 2022 22:00 UTC
The Office of the newly elected Ashanti Regional Chairman of NPP, Mr. Bernard Antwi Boasiako popular known as Chairman Wontumi has debunked claims that je spent over GHC1 trillion in winning the election. He stated that it is never true that Wontumi spent such amount of money before winning the election. We wish to put on record that, Chairman Wontumi NEVER spent such amount of money to win the Regional Chairmanship contest. Just like all other aspirants, Chairman Wontumi provided means of transportation to delegates and that can NEVER amount to over ¢1 trillion. Mr. Duncan Opoku Boateng is one of the harding working team members for Chairman Wontumi but not the special Aide.
June 01, 2022 19:55 UTC
“However, in this case, the Service is of the view that the nature and character of the demonstration as intended, is inconsistent with the Public Order Act. Notification of special event(1) A person who desires to hold a special event in a public place shall notify the police of thatintention not less than five days before the date of the special event. (7) The Justice or chairman may make an order that the Justice or the chairman considers to bereasonably required in the interest of public defence, public order, public safety, public health, therunning of essential services or to prevent a violation of the rights and freedoms of any other persons.2. (2) A person taking part in a special event shall obey the directions of police officers safeguarding theproper movement of any other persons and vehicles and generally maintain order. (3) A person taking part in a special event shall act in a manner that avoids causing obstruction of traffic, confusion or disorder.
June 01, 2022 14:53 UTC