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SOCIETY

70 worshipers run helter-skelter for their lives as bus catches fire

A metro mass transit bus carrying dozens of Christians to a prayer camp – a place mapped out specifically for people go and pray to God, has caught fire in Kumasi, Ghana’s second largest city. All the over 70 worshippers managed to escape without a scratch on the body of anyone of them.

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70 worshipers run helter-skelter for their lives as bus catches fire

EDUCATION

I saw you struggle for our education' -Widow, 69, gets a brand new customized car from her children

Emma (Maa) Adwoa, 69, was pronouncing the English name of her eldest daughter, Elaina in a school's PTA meetings when she mispronounced it; Emma, making it a nickname for her afterwards. Elaina, the 40-year-old daughter of Adwoa Ofori, forced the Emma on their mother ever since their childhood days and it was with that name, the children, Elaina and her siblings, used in customizing a 2020 model of the Toyota Fortuner for her.

  2 days ago ago
I saw you struggle for our education' -Widow, 69, gets a brand new customized car from her children

OTHERS

History has repeated itself? This is what Ken Ofori-Atta's father did in the Third Republic

Parliament on Friday, 26 November 2021 through a voice vote rejected the 2022 budget presented by the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta. The much talk-about rejected 2022 budget, though its constitutionality is being challenged by the NPP caucus, has become the first time in the history of the Fourth Republic, that a budget was rejected in parliament.

  11 days ago ago
History has repeated itself? This is what Ken Ofori-Atta's father did in the Third Republic

POLITICS

Finance Minister Finally Allocates GHS10 Million For Keta Sea Defence Project

The goverment of Ghana has finally taken some concrete decisions in response to concerns and demands by the NDC minority caucus in Parliament. In a press briefing held in Accra on Monday, Ghana's Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori Atta outlined the various measures taken by goverment to address concerns regarding the 2022 Economic Policy and Financial State of Government.

  2 days ago ago
Finance Minister Finally Allocates GHS10 Million For Keta Sea Defence Project

POLITICS

Check Out The Latest Update From Ken Ofori Atta Today Regarding The E- Levy On Momo Transactions

Ken Ofori Atta has been one of the hot personalities in the country in the last one month. The Finance Minister ever since his presentation of the 2022 budget has received so much backlash from Ghanaians. He has been criticized essentially for a levy that seeks to impose taxes on Ghanaians whenever they transact transactions on mobile money.

  2 days ago ago
Check Out The Latest Update From Ken Ofori Atta Today Regarding The E- Levy On Momo Transactions

POLITICS

The E-levy Is Still The Same: We Have Not Made Changes - Ken Ofori-Atta Boldly Tells Ghanaians

The Majority and Minority groups in Parliament continue to argue over the intended electronic transactions levy proposed by government. The two opposite sides disagree strongly on the rate as Minority has called for a drastic reduction in the rate to less than one percent to ease the burden on Ghanaians.

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The E-levy Is Still The Same: We Have Not Made Changes - Ken Ofori-Atta Boldly Tells Ghanaians

SOCIETY

I told him to stop, he didn't listen' - Woman, 29, blamed for murdering her best friend

Ellen Akakpo, 29, was home on Monday 8 November when a call came through to her phone. Are you busy, the caller said in a kind tone before inviting Ellen over for talks. Ellen, in tears, felt saddened by the caller's plight when the caller had argued his sister, a college student had died on that day.

  14 days ago ago
I told him to stop, he didn't listen' - Woman, 29, blamed for murdering her best friend

OTHERS

2022 Budget Rejection: Is this A Pay Back For Ken Ofori-Atta Or Repetition Of History?

Dr. Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance presented the 2022 budget on Wednesday, 17th November 2021 and since then there have been major reactions. The 8th session of the Parliament of Ghana on Friday 26th November 2021 failed to approve the budget. It's interesting to notice that, in 1979, Hon Ken Ofori-Atta the current Financial Minister's Father Dr Jones Ofori-Atta led a campaign in rejection of the budget in parliament at that time.

  12 days ago ago
2022 Budget Rejection: Is this A Pay Back For Ken Ofori-Atta Or Repetition Of History?

POLITICS

Can this be true? Akufo Addo spends GH15 million on private jet

According to the NDC ranking Member on Foreign Affairs, Samuel Okudjeto Ablakwa, Ghanaian President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo is living in an ostentation with his lust for expensive and luxurious jets, as he goes globe trotting. In the estimation of the North Tongu MP, such luxury which is procured at the expense of the ordinary Ghanaian tax-payer, is akin to an Arabian Monarch traveler.

  9 days ago ago
Can this be true? Akufo Addo spends GH15 million on private jet

ENTERTAINMENT

Kelvin Taylor Reveals Why Ken Ofori Atta Does Not Want To Resign Despite His Liver Disease

CEO of Loud Silence TV, Kelvin Taylor, gladly told his viewers that he has been vindicated by Ken Ofori Atta. This was in relation to an earlier allegation that he made about the reason behind Ken Ofori Atta's absence from the country some time ago. Reacting to the revelations made by Ken Ofori Atta during his interview with Paul Adom Otchere about his liver disease, Kelvin Taylor explained that he was vindicated from the lies put up by people that he only makes malicious allegations just for views on YouTube and the subsequent revenue stream.

  16 days ago ago
Kelvin Taylor Reveals Why Ken Ofori Atta Does Not Want To Resign Despite His Liver Disease

POLITICS

The Level Of Deceit By This Government Is So Annoying - Dr. Benedicta Yayra

The Member of Parliament for the ESSlKADO-KETAN Constituency, Joe Ghartey, has asked the Finance Ministry and the ministry of youth and sports to furnish him with information with regards to the supposed 90% completion of the Essipong Stadium as stated by Ken Ofori Atta during his reading of the 2022 budget in Parliament, which his checks reveal otherwise.

  16 days ago ago
The Level Of Deceit By This Government Is So Annoying - Dr. Benedicta Yayra

POLITICS

Ghanaians Blast Wife Of Ken Ofori Atta As She Expresses Full Support For The E-Levy

With the exception of 'inter-political parties marriages', there has not been any heard case of a spouse of a politician who came out to publicly criticize the policies of the party his or her spouse supports. One such example has been displayed by the wife of Ken Ofori Atta, Angela Ofori Atta.

  17 days ago ago
Ghanaians Blast Wife Of Ken Ofori Atta As She Expresses Full Support For The E-Levy

POLITICS

Meet Ken Ofori-Atta's father, the man who initiated the motion for the 1979 budget to be rejected

For the first time in the history of the Fourth Republic, a budget presented by the government has been rejected by Parliament. However, this is not the first time in the history of Ghana that this has happened. The first time a budget was rejected in the history of the country was in 1979, during which Dr. Hilla Limann was the President of the country.

  11 days ago ago
Meet Ken Ofori-Atta's father, the man who initiated the motion for the 1979 budget to be rejected

POLITICS

Akufo Addo didn’t know about e-levy in budget statement?

Perhaps, you are not aware why Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta desperately wanted to amend aspects of the 2022 budget statement last Friday, although he had rounded off his motion for the adoption of the government fiscal statement. The 2022 budget statement was presented to Parliament some two weeks ago.

  9 days ago ago
Akufo Addo didn’t know about e-levy in budget statement?

SOCIETY

ACP Ofori Lied? EffiaNkwanta Medical Director Denies Releasing Medical Record Of Josephine To Police

Public confidence in the police might wane over a disputed claim that they have medical records of the second examination taken on 28-year-old Josephine Panyin Mensah who allegedly lost her pregnancy in a kidnap attack in Takoradi. Earlier this morning, the Acting Director, Public Affairs of the Ghana Police Service, ACP Kwasi Ofori told the media that they have accessed the medical record from Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital, of the suspect [Josephine] and reports indicated that she tested negative for pregnancy, thereby confirming earlier report produced by the Axim Government hospital.

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ACP Ofori Lied? EffiaNkwanta Medical Director Denies Releasing Medical Record Of Josephine To Police

POLITICS

Ghanaians Would Have Accepted The E- Levy If This Strategy Was Used - Nana Ofori Discloses

Nana Ofori discloses the strategy that was supposed to be used for Ghanaians to accept and embrace the tax on electronic transactions, popularly known as E- Levy. According to Nana Ofori, the strategy that was supposed to be used was to discuss the tax on electronic transactions (E- Levy) with the Ghanaians through constituency levels.

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Ghanaians Would Have Accepted The E- Levy If This Strategy Was Used - Nana Ofori Discloses

POLITICS

Ken Ofori Atta’s wife has also reacted to the mobile money tax

The wife of Ken Ofori Atta-Ghana’s Finance Minister, has also expressed her views on the current trending Mobile Money tax brouhaha. Following the recent announcement, that Government will be introducing a 1.75% e-levy on mobile money and electronic transactions in the country, there have been hot arguments and debates among Ghanaian.

  16 days ago ago
Ken Ofori Atta’s wife has also reacted to the mobile money tax

HEALTH

I've Been Battling Liver Disease After The Covid 19- Ken Ofori Atta Sadly Shares About His New Look

Ghanaians have been wondering and asking themselves some quite number of questions about the sudden change of appearance of The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori Atta. The Minister of Finance in Ghana, Ken Ofori Atta has opened up his struggles with ill- health in recent times. Many Ghanaians have bee asking such questions after he presented the 2022 country budget on the 17th of November 2021.

  19 days ago ago
I've Been Battling Liver Disease After The Covid 19- Ken Ofori Atta Sadly Shares About His New Look

POLITICS

Ghanaians Will Also Find A Way To Vote NPP Out- Netizens React To NPP Finding A Way To Win NDC Over

Ken Ofori Atta seems to have angered some Ghanaians with his latest messages or information about the Electronic Transaction Levy also called E Levy. Some portion of Ghanaians were already angry with the fact that they might pay a tax of 1.75% on transactions that make with the Mobile money accounts.

  16 days ago ago
Ghanaians Will Also Find A Way To Vote NPP Out- Netizens React To NPP Finding A Way To Win NDC Over

HEALTH

I Have A Liver Problem But It Hasn't Affected My Work As The Finance Minister- Ken Ofori Atta

About some weeks ago, some pictures of him went viral which sparked a lot of rumours around about the health of the Finance Minister of Ghana. Many people alleged that he wasn't looking well and that he was battling with sickness. Earlier today, Finance Minister of Ghana, Ken Ofori Atta has finally opened up on his health.

  19 days ago ago
I Have A Liver Problem But It Hasn't Affected My Work As The Finance Minister- Ken Ofori Atta