Kenya being driven into a ditch – diplomats warn politicians

Foreign envoys on Monday sent out a tough warning to politicians, saying they risk driving the country into a ditch. They asked leaders to resolve their disagreements through the courts, saying solutions to Kenya’s current challenges must be found in its Constitution, not outside it. “Kenyans — and particularly Kenya’s politicians — should be careful not to destroy things built […]

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Kwesi Botchwey report: ‘It’s never the case’, Omane Boamah mounts defence

Former Communications Minister, Dr. Edward Omane Boamah, has mounted a strong defence against revelations contained in the Dr. Kwesi Botchwey Election Review Report that accuses him of being one of two prime people who caused the National Democratic Congress (NDC)’s defeat in the 2016 elections. The report, compiled by Dr Kwesi Botchwey, a party stalwart, singled out Dr. Boamah and […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi to win Fifa best male player award

Cristiano Ronaldo was named the world’s best male player at the 2017 Best Fifa Football Awards in London. The Real Madrid and Portugal forward beat Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Paris St-Germain’s Neymar to the honour. Ronaldo, 32, helped Real to a Champions League-La Liga double in 2016-17. Lieke Martens of Barcelona and the Netherlands won best female player, Real Madrid’s Zinedine Zidane was […]

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Four million Ghanaians mentally ill – Mental Health Authority says

About four million Ghanaians, out of the estimated population of 28million are suffering from mild to severe mental illness, the Mental Health Authority (MHA), has said. The Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the authority, Dr Caroline Amissah who disclosed this on the sidelines of the launch of a non-governmental organisation (NGO), Friends of Mental Health, in Accra on Monday, said […]

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National cyber security centre soon – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says his government intends, in the next few months, to establish a National Cyber Security Centre, as has been done in some other countries, to liaise with relevant state agencies and the private sector to oversee cyber security operations at the national level. According to President Akufo-Addo, the national identification system, the digital addressing system, […]

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