“World would miss Buhari.' Nigerians descend on Nana Addo over his comments on Buhari-Sparks outrage
The public presentation and introduction of the two new books on president Mohammadu Buhari's legacies is presided over by President Nana Akufo-Addo. The event took place on Friday, May 19 at the State House Conference Center in Abuja. Other notable attendees included Senate Ahmed Ibrahim Lawan, Bola Tinubu, the President-elect, and Sen. Kashim Shettima, the Vice President-elect.
Kumawu bye-election: Litmus Test for NPP’s Breaking the 8
The President went begging the people of Kumawu Asante last Sunday, three days before the Kumawu bye-election to vote the NPP candidate. The mid-term election is necessitated by the death of sitting MP, Philip Basoah. Ashanti Regional chairman, Bernard Antwi Bosiako also did the bent-knee plea, begging indigenes of Kumawu to vote for the NPP candidate.
Sad News Hit Ghana As Ghanaian Taxi Driver In US Shot To Death by Unknown Assailant
According to his spouse, Koffi Addo, a 57-year-old father, left Ghana at the age of 37 and has worked two jobs since arriving in the United States to support his nuclear family and extended family back home. A client shot and killed him when he was working as a taxi driver in Somerset County, New Jersey.
Assin North Bye-Election: Another ‘Thievery’ in the Offing?
As predicted, the New Patriotic Party’s parliamentary candidate in the Kumawu bye-election, Ernest Anim, polled 15,264 to emerge the new MP for Kumawu, replacing Philip Basoa, whose death necessitated the election. Kwesi Amankwah of the NDC polled 3,723 to come a distant second.
John Mahama Clinches NDC Flagbearer Position with 98.9% of Valid Votes in Landslide Victory"
John Dramani Mahama has been elected as the National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearer for the 2024 presidential elections in Ghana. The former president won the party's primaries with an overwhelming majority, receiving 98.9% of the valid votes cast. The announcement was made by the Electoral Commission (EC) after the party held its primaries on 21st May, 2023. Mahama's victory in the NDC primaries is not surprising, given his popularity within the party. He served as president of Ghana from 2012 to 2017,
Dr. Kwame Nkrumah and the CIA
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has long been invisible to the naked eye but shrouded in mystery and controversy. Until recently, coups were seen as internal struggles and manifestations of a people who desired regime change, but many believe that they are often planned and legitimized from the outside and then projected as signs of local instability.
Conditions For the $3 billion IMF Deal
Ghana and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have agreed to a three-year program supported by the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) with approximately $3 billion. The agreement involves economic policies and reforms aimed at achieving macroeconomic stability, debt sustainability, and fostering inclusive growth.
Ghana's Democratic Journey: Upholding Stability and Promoting Inclusive Governance
Ghana's Democratic Journey: Upholding Stability and Promoting Inclusive Governance Ghana, known as the "beacon of democracy" in West Africa, has made significant strides in its political landscape since transitioning to multi-party democracy in the early 1990s. This article explores the political developments in Ghana, highlighting the country's commitment to democratic principles, stability, and inclusive governance.
Kumawu By-Election; NPP Added 304 Votes & NDC Added 1,284 Votes : Razak Kojo Opoku Writes
Honestly speaking, it will not be a perfect analysis and the true reflection to use electoral victory in the traditional strongholds of a political party to determine its popularity and national acceptability. Ahead of 2024 general election, the New Patriotic Party(NPP) has a lot of work to do to overcome Voter's Apathy especially in their traditional strongholds if indeed the NPP is really serious about breaking the established convention of 8year cycle of change of Government since 1992 under the 4th Republican Constitution.
Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki (Detailed summary)
Robert Kiyosaki wrote the personal finance book Rich Dad, Poor Dad. It is a memoir-style description of the author's upbringing and the lessons he discovered from both his "poor dad" (his real father) and his "rich dad," the father of his best friend.
60 Years of Failed Political [email protected] African Union: Our Leaders Unable To Manage The Economy Well Without IMF Bailouts: Razak Kojo Opoku Writes
Yesterday, 25th May 2023 marked exactly 60 years after the formation of African Union, a similar move to the European Union. Almost all the 55 Member States of Africa have been to the IMF for several times for economic bailouts and fiscal stability. My own Ghana has been to the IMF 17 times and still counting.
Chile’s Leftist President Moves To Nationalize Reserves Of Clean Energy ‘White Gold’
Last week, Chile announced plans to bring the country’s vast reserves of lithium under government ownership. The country is the world’s second-largest producer of the key metal used in electric vehicle batteries and is seeking to keep a bigger cut of its mineral riches within its borders.
Real Madrid Reports Hate Crime Following Vinicius’ Racist Abuse
Real Madrid has lodged a hate crime complaint with Spanish authorities after Vinicius Junior experienced racist abuse during their 1-0 loss to Valencia. The match was briefly halted when Vinicius identified a fan racially abusing him. Real Madrid believes that such attacks constitute a hate crime and has filed a complaint with the state prosecutor's office responsible for hate crimes and discrimination.
"The Fall of Sierra Leone's Iconic Cotton Tree" : A Loss of History and Symbolism
Storms on May 24 damaged Freetown's iconic tree. This tree has long been a national emblem and has drawn a large number of tourists. For the residents of Sierra Leone, it is a heartbreaking tale. Early settlers viewed it as a representation of liberty and freedom.
NDC Primaries: Ketu South retains Dzifa Gomashie as Parliamentary Candidate
Incumbent Member of Parliament (MP), Abla Dzifa Gomashie, is on course to remain in the legislative house after having secured 1,545 votes to win the National Democratic Congress’ (NDC) Parliamentary primaries in the Ketu South Constituency. Mad. Gomashie, a former Deputy Minister of Tourism in the NDC government and a veteran actress, blew off challenges thrown at her by Foga Nukunu who contested her in the last NDC’s primaries and a one-time Independent Candidate; Jim Morti.
Risky sexual behaviours among young adults attending Higher Learning Institutions in Mbeya, Tanzania
In sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), young people comprise almost a quarter of the population and this number is expected to significantly increase by 20501. The terms “young people” and “young adult” have been used interchangeably to describe persons within the 10–24 years age category.
Prof Frimpong Boateng Invited by the Police
Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng has been summoned by the Ghana police service for questioning regarding his 37-page report on unlawful small-scale mining, commonly known as galamsey. The decision to investigate follows numerous appeals from legislators and other officials to probe the accusations made in the report. Although the police service has not disclosed the specific allegations under investigation, it is believed to be connected to illegal mining operations in Ghana.
Unlocking the Power of Trust: Conquering Insecurities for Stronger Relationships
Introduction: Insecurities can arise in even the strongest of relationships, affecting our emotional well-being and the overall health of the partnership. Understanding the factors that contribute to these feelings and learning how to address them is crucial for building trust and fostering a secure and fulfilling connection.
TikTok Takes a Hit: Montana Takes a Stand, Becomes First US State to Ban TikTok on Personal Devices
As the digital landscape continues to evolve, the global scrutiny surrounding TikTok has reached new heights. Recently, Republican Governor Greg Gianforte signed a bill that imposes a statewide ban on TikTok in Montana, making it the first such ban in the United States. The decision has sparked a heated debate, raising concerns over personal data security and potential infringements on freedom of speech.
Putin proposed to declare 2025 as the year of victory- Media Report
Putin proposed to declare 2025 as the year of the 80th anniversary of victory "in the Great Patriotic War" and unity in the fight against Nazism in the CIS, according to the Kremlin's propaganda media reports. CIS – Commonwealth of Independent States – is a regional intergovernmental organization in Asia and Eastern Europe that includes several post-Soviet countries.