The media is regarded as the fourth estate of the realm and journalists are always expected to report on issues and also hold governments accountable. One of the major qualities of a good journalist is charisma and honesty. Afia Pokua, popularly known as Vim lady is one of few journalists who is greatly admired for being outspoken on national issues and other important matters.
The meticulously planned and lawful demonstration organized by the residents of Madina and it's surrounding areas in the Greater Accra Regional capital, Accra turned around and has gone berserk after troups from the Ghana Police Service stormed their midst with the attempt to arrest the Member of Parliament for the area, Hon.
How can Ghana borrow money to buy V8 for MPs and say the public sector is choked? Ofori Atta quizzed
The United States of America-based Ghanaian social activist, Twene Jonas has descended on the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta once again. Twene Jonas' rant is in connection with the statement made by former at the University of Professional Studies to the effect that the public sector is choked and hence new graduates should look at creating their jobs as against relying on the government for employment.
Please follow me to get access to all my newly published articles. The popularly Ghanaians politician, Sam George has recently sparked massive stir, debates and arguments across all social media platforms after revealing an unexpected secret about the legalization of the anti-LGBT bill. Sam George is undoubtedly known to be one of the Ghanaian politician actively pushing for the legalization of the anti-LGBT bill in parliament considering his immense efforts over the most anticipated issue.
The member of Parliament for the Ningo-Prampram Constituency, Honorable Sam Nartey George has revealed that, initially, there were four (4) members from the New Patriotic Party on the original anti-LGBTQ+ bill that was to be presented to Parliament but three (3) of them refused to append their signatures on the last minute because they had been warned by their leadership to stay away.
The LGBTQI+ brouhaha in the country is forcing a lot of people to make a lot of comments about the bill laid in parliament for approval. NDC activist, Allotey has stated that NDC doesn't need to LGBTQ to win 2024 election. The NDC activist identity as Allotey speaking on Neat FM shared by Peace FM said that LGBTQ is not part of Ghana's culture so NDC will not capitalize on that to win 2024 election but there's something disturbing.
Interesting times ahead as to the final outcome of the anti LGBTQI bill pending before Parliament. The bill, which according to the main sponsor Honourable Sam Nartey George is to promote proper Sexual human rights in the country has caused a longstanding controversy between Ghanaians and Members of Parliament.
In Ghana, we were taught not to talk whiles eating; and so he who has eaten… and is belly full does not talk much. Ghana under the leadership of President Nana Akuffo Addo and Dr. Mahamudu has been faced with several challenges, mostly youth unemployment, Poor Educational System, increased armed robbery, poor health delivery, Poor Infrastructure, Electrical Power Problems, Agricultural Challenges, lack of portable water in the northern parts of Ghana, and in most villages and towns across the country, and many more.
Kevin Taylor Sends Simple Reply To Church Of Pentecost Leadership After They Sent A Petition On LGBT
Kevin Taylor has once again waged a war of words against the clergy for certain acts he considers not to the godly. Much of his warfare has been geared at the Church of Pentecost which is seen by many as the biggest populated church in Ghana. the last time Kevin hit out at a leader from Pentecost was when he criticized the leadership of the National Cathedral headed by former Pentecost leader, Opoku Onyinah from accepting a sum of money from the Chief Imam.
The brouhaha surrounding the recent movement of 15 scholars who have sent a memorandum to Ghana’s parliament to quash the anti-LGBTQ Bill is fast gaining momentum and attracting heated debates across the country. What makes it so interesting is the 15 groups of scholars comprising professors, lawyers, doctors, and other scholars who are fronting this movement stressing in the memorandum that the Anti-Gay Bill is a breach of the fundamental human rights of Ghanaians.
An ex-member of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Stephen Atubiga has thrown some shade at the former President John Dramani Mahama and the party executive over the ongoing Thank You tour across the sixteen regions of Ghana. The astute politician remarked that the exercise is simply unattractive and unproductive given that the core issues that led to the party's defeat and that of John Mahama has been shelved for what he described as a fan fair.
The fears of many Ghanaians that the minority MPs in Parliament negotiated some deals with the government for the approval of some nominated ministers has been confirmed following the restoration of the licenses of Radio Gold and Radio XYZ by the National Communication Authority. The Member of Parliament for the Bongo constituency in the Upper East Region, Edward Abambire Bawa, has revealed on 'THE GUMBE SHOW' on tv XYZ that he voted against Ursula Owusu and Hawa Koomson despite assurances from his leadership of radio stations coming back.
The University of Ghana Local SRC Business & Leadership Summit 2021 is aimed at bringing student leaders of the University Community together to network, learn, and expand their intelligence on Business and Leadership. Scheduled for the evening of Friday, 15th October 2021, at the University of Ghana SRC Union Building Legon, High Profile Government Officials, Top Business Leaders of the Industry and Entrepreneurs of resilient repute are booked to grace the Summit.
The Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram constituency, Sam George has slamed the the Majority of Parliament for his recent comments regarding the controversial anti-LGBTQ+ Bill which has been presented to Parliament for consideration. The vociferous NDC legislator accused Mr Kyei Mensah Bonsu of trying to use the back door to paint the bill with political colors after failing to support the it from the beginning.
The campaign for the passing of the anti lesbians, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer proponents in the Parliament House has taken a whole new look after the honorable Member of Parliament for the Ningo-Prampram Constituency, Samuel Nartey George confirmed that the various religious groups in the country have officially rallied their support behind the passing of the Bill into law by Parliament.
Though elections 2024 is about three (3) years away, the flagbearship race within the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), is appearing to be very tough. Whiles some experts have predicted; that, considering the surprising strength of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), in the election 2020, the elections the year 2024 will be a very difficult election year for the ruling New Patriotic Party.
The member of parliament for Ningo Prampram Constituency, Sam Nartey George has finally revealed why there is only one member of parliament from the New Patriotic Party side who have signed for the passing of the ANTI-LGBTQ bill. Speaking on metro TV good morning Ghana show this morning with Randy Abbey, Sam George revealed that there was about four New Patriotic Party legislatures who signed their signatories to the bill but before the bill was presented to the bill, there was left with only one member of parliament standing, that is Ntim Fodjour.
Various religious organization in Ghana have jointly presented memos to Parliament in support of the Bill against LGBTQ. The memo which contains over 15,000 signatures from religious institution forms part of move by religious institution to nib the canker of LBTQ activities in the bud. Leadership of the Church of Pentecost, The Methodist Church Ghana, The Apostolic Church Ghana, The Christian Council of Ghana, the Ghana Pentecostal and Charismatic Council, the National Association of Charismatic and Christian Churches amongst other Clergymen and women,the Catholic Bishops Conference, the Assemblies of God Ghana, The Ashaiman Muslim Community and the Islamic Council of Ghana are the religious institution who have petitioned Parliament with the memos.
The Ghanaian US based investigative journalist, Kevin Ekow Taylor has jabbed the NDC caucus in parliament again as metropolitan municipal and district chief executives nominees confirmation is ongoing in the country. Kevin Taylor who has insisted that the NDC should change their leadership in parliament has not gone to rest yet as he punches the NDC in another post again.
Millennium Youth Impact AWARD (MYIA) 2021 ceremony Youth Leadership Parliament, Ghana biggest Model Parliament with youth leaders across Africa, is hosting its annual event, the Millennium Youth Impact Awards. This is a yearly award event by Youth Leadership Parliament to recognized and celebrate the outstanding