The past few days have been busy for the people of the Western Region. Family members, friends, and loved ones have been wondering how the entire brouhaha surrounding the kidnapped pregnant lady will end. There are conflicting allegations in the region right now but there have been assurances that the entire truth will be out by tomorrow and everyone will have their peace.
It is panning out that the entire kidnap of the Takoradi pregnant lady was staged. A special aide to the western region minister, Mr. Justice Acquah has indicated that in the heat of the moment when the lady was kidnapped, the Minister, Mr. Kobby Okyere Darko Mensah paid an amount of three thousand Ghana Cedis to the alleged kidnappers.
The Parliamentary Primaries of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has ended in the Western Region of Ghana and some sitting Members of Parliament have unfortunately lost their seats. Most of these Members of Parliament are first timers who have been chastised for their poor performances. Mpohor Constituency. Sitting Member of Parliament in the Mpohor Constituency of the Western Region Mr. Alex Kofi Agyakum has lost his seat, after spending two terms in Ghana's Parliament. Mr. Kofi Agyakum lost the s
A fresh twist of information developing from the Kidnapped Takoradi pregnant lady story is heartbreaking. Almost everyone in Ghana is aware that the twenty-eight-year-old lady was nine months pregnant before she was kidnaped a few days ago. The kidnappers even called for a ransom and later told the husband that they do not need the wife anymore.
Casting a ballot in the 2020 political decision has authoritatively concluded many pieces of the nation and results have begun assembling. Most recent outcomes from parts of the Western Region extends the two driving ideological groups in the nation in front of the rest. Kwesimtinsim Constituency is furiously being challenged by Dr. Ruler Hamid Armah of the New Patriotic Party and Lawyer Fiifi Buckman of the National Democratic Congress. In the Esikadu Ketan Constituency, the Railway Development Minister
Voting in the 2020 election has officially come to an end in most parts of the country and results have started trooping in. Latest results from parts of the Western Region projects the two leading political parties in the country ahead of the rest. Kwesimtinsim Constituency is fiercely being contested by Dr. Prince Hamid Armah of the New Patriotic Party and Lawyer Fiifi Buckman of the National Democratic Congress. In the Esikadu Ketan Constituency, the Railway Development Minister has met stiff competition
His Excellency the Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia will storm the Western Region in the coming week to break ground for one of the most anticipated projects for the region. Captured under the $2 billion Synohydro infrastructure projects, the Akufo-Addo government promised to build an interchange at the capital of the Western Region. To be specific, the project would transform the old PTC (Edzii) Roundabout into a magnificent road network, befitting of the Oil-City Takoradi. The sod cutting ceremony which
"I still stand by everything I said on Thursday: I have no apology for anyone" - Captain Smart dares
Captain Smart has hit back at his accusers, on Onua TV this morning, for his responses to the statement by the Western regional minister. On the case of the alleged kidnap of a 28 year old pregnant Josephine Panyin Mensah of Takoradi, the minister's successive comments did not go down well with Captain Smart.
The President Nana Akuffo Addo as part of his tour to the regions will visit the Western and Central Regions from the 17th to 22nd of this month . His tour according to the Western Regional Minister Hon. Kobby Okyere Darko Mensah was in fulfillment of the president promise to periodically visit the regions ,cut sod for the commencement and inspection of ongoing projects. In the Western Region he will cut a sod for the reconstruction of Takoradi Market (Market Circle ), commision the railway University ,inspect
Some twenty-two assembly members of the Tarkwa Nsuaem Municipal Assembly were caught in a brawl with the a team of Police Officer at the Assembly's Hall, as the others witness the confirmation of the President's nominee of a Municipal Chief Executive for the area; Benjamin Kesse. These assembly members were captured in a video this morning, struggling their way through the stairs to cast their vote to either confirm or reject the MCE nominee. An assembly member (Kwabedu electoral area), Paa Kwesi Ephraim al
The entire Tarkwa Nsuaem Constituency of the Western Region turned upside down, when the New Patriotic Party (NPP) organized a health walk in the area. The walk was welcomed by huge crowd of residents and sympathizers from different communities in the golden city. The health walk which was initiated by the Member of Parliament in the area, Mr. Mireku Dukhar and the entire community was filled with massive crowd, clad in the colors of the elephant family. Most of them could be seen charged amidst brass band music.
The much anticipated and talked about health walk dubbed,”4 More 4 Nana Victory Walk” which was to feature the Vice-President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia as the Special Guest of Honour started and ended without the visible presence of the Vice-President. The hopes of some sympathisers of the Vice-President and party stalwarts who thronged the starting point for the walk at Asempa Hotel near the Kwame Nkrumah Roundabout in their numbers to catch a glimpse of him and some other big wigs of the party like Abronye
Western Region Minister Kobby Okyere Darko Mensah is cautioning residents in the region to turn away visitors without nose masks from their homes. According to him, it is mandatory for Ghanaians to wear nose masks as cases of the coronavirus in the country keeps increasing. Mr. Kobby Okyere Darko Mensah also warned residents to put on masks in all public places within the western region. “Everybody in the region must put on nose masks, if anybody is visiting your home and the person has no mask on, turn t
The Takoradi Constituency of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Western Region has taken its quest to garner more grass-roots support to ensure an overwhelming victory for both parliamentary and presidential candidates in the December 7 general elections with a massive health walk. The purpose of the health walk which was held last Sunday, was to increase the vote margin of the Takoradi Constituency candidate, Kobby Okyere Darko-Mensah and was supported by nine constituencies within the region. Present at
The leadership of the NDC in the Sekondi constituency are demanding an unqualified apology from the Regional Minister Kobby Okyere Darko for what they called a verbal attacks on their Parliamentary Candidate Charles Hagan popularly known as Panya . Hon. Kobby Okyere Darko Mensah according to reports is alleged to have told NPP Supporters at a program that the NDC Candidate is an illiterate and can't speak the queens language in parliament when he is voted for thus, can't effectively represent the people of Sekondi.
Lawyer Egyapa Mercer, MP for Sekondi maintained that the 2020 elections is crucial to the NPP in that the NPP-led Government has invested a lot in the Ghanaian economy, bringing hope to investors and Ghanaians and therefore cannot sit aloof for this toil to go down the drain. He called on the members not to give in to apathy and mobilise themselves to go out there and convince others into the fold of the party to secure massive victory for the party come December 7. Lawyer Mercer also known as “Bobo” contended
Mr Kobby Okyere Darko-Mensah, MP for Takoradi who doubles as the Western Regional Minister divulged that the good work and the massive infrastructural development that have been done by President Akufo-Addo which put the economy on a sound footing cannot be truncated by the NDC again. He indicated that the numerous infrastructural projects undertaken by the NPP administration in the region is expected to create about 500 direct and indirect jobs for the teeming youth in the region. He announced that plans are
This year is an election year, the heat is on in terms of election 2020 despite the Covid-19 pandemic. The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has vowed to retain power coming this election. The Member of Parliament for Takoradi constituency, Hon Kobby Okyere Darko-Mensah on his page said we should never make a mistake to vote out the current NPP government, thus we will never regret voting His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo coming this December elections. His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo religiously
Hon. Kobby Okyere Darko Mensah Writes; His Excellency Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo religiously esteem 'Ghanaians focused governance' as his prime, sole and ultimate strategy, thus, tailoring critical interventions, projects, programmes and economic breakthroughs for the people and ensuring inclusiveness of all. For him, every single life matter whether you are "well to do" or not, he believes that Ghanaians deserve best always, therefore the need to condition the economy in such a way that favours all! Not just