Ace Actress and Musician, Madam Grace Omaboe alias Mame Dokunoo expressed her displeasure at the recent developments in the country, particularly the rise in political militarism also known as vigilantism. According to her, one of the ways to curb this phenomenon is to get women involved since women are powerful in their own way. “I […]

The India High commissioner to Ghana, H.E Singh Yadav says the relocation of Mahatma Gandhi’s statue marks an end to misconceived perception about the legacy of the Indian freedom fighter. According to him, Gandhi’s ideas influenced several freedom fighters across the world in attaining their goals. The controversial Mahatma Gandhi’s statue, which was forced off the University […]

The National Democratic Congress [NDC] Ashanti Regional Secretary Kwame Zu has denied the existence of feuding groups in the party in the Ashanti Region. A shooting incident which left one man dead and another injured has led to suggestions that the violence was set off by tensions between two factions in the party in the […]

The Coalition of Domestic Election Observers (CODEO) on Wednesday said it stood by its Close-Of-Polls Statement, issued on Thursday, January 31, 2018, as it was the true snapshot of what transpired on the election day. It expressed surprise that claims or assertions it did not make in the initial statement have been attributed to it […]

Former President Jerry John Rawlings says those who are bent on using violence to achieve their aims must be prepared to answer for their actions. The former President noted that very little attempt was being made to prevent violence by agents of the leading political forces within the country. Speaking after a visit to the […]

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Tema West, Mr Kingsley Carlos Ahenkorah, has called on the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MLGRD) to establish a functional transitional team to manage a smooth transition and asset sharing following the creation of the Tema West Municipal Assembly (TWMA) out of the […]

The Minority caucus in Parliament has urged the government to publish the report of the Justice Brobbey Commission of Enquiry into the creation of new regions to ensure transparency. According to the group, the publication of the report would clarify the commission’s recommendations regarding the names for the proposed regions and those entitled to vote […]

Flagbearer hopeful, Stephen Atubiga hopes to make former President John Mahama his running mate if structures of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) will permit him. “If I had the opportunity if the constitution allowed and the party structures allowed me, I would not mind making his Excellency John Dramani Mahama my running mate,” Atubiga said […]

President Nana Akufo-Addo has summoned his Cabinet to an emergency meeting Tuesday, as concerns soar over possible tax increases. Joy News has learnt that the meeting will look at options for raising additional revenue to fund the many social policy interventions rolled out by the government. Sources at the Presidency tell Joy News there will […]

Following reports of a possible increment in the Value Added Tax (VAT) rate and the National Health Insurance Levy (NHIL) in the mid-year budget review, Member of Parliament for Bawku Central, Mahama Ayariga has cautioned the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government against breaking its promises to Ghanaians. A report by a pro-NPP newspaper, The New […]