Mugabe meets army chief and ‘peace’ emissaries, standoff reported

A smiling President Robert Mugabe was pictured shaking hands with Zimbabwe’s military chief a day after the army seized power, throwing confusion over predictions that the 93-year-old’s nearly four-decade rule had come to an end. Mugabe unexpectedly drove from his “Blue Roof” Harare compound in Harare, where he had been confined since troops took to the streets, to State House, […]

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Anthony Baffoe appointed CAF Deputy General Secretary

Former Ghana international Anthony Baffoe’s accent in football administration got a higher keypad tone on Thursday, 16 November 2017 after being appointed CAF Deputy General Secretary in-charge of Football and Development. He will work under Egyptian Amr Fahmy, who has been installed General Secretary. Also appointed for the day-to-day administration of football on the continent is Essadik Alaoui who is […]

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We took no monies from COCOBOD account – Seth Tekper

The Akufo-Addo led government can continue to blame the erstwhile Mahama-led National Democratic Congress (NDC) administration for siphoning billions of cedis from the Ghana Cocoa Board’s accounts indicating that the claims are untrue. “They can continue to blame us but the claims are baseless”, Finance Minister in the previous administration, Mr. Seth Terpker said. According to him, officials of the […]

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Gov’t can’t recommend reduction in power tariffs -Wereko-Brobby

Former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Volta River Authority (VRA), Dr. Charles Wereko-Brobby, has accused the government of trying to usurp the mandate of the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC), by announcing an average reduction of  between 13 and 21 percent in electricity tariffs for residential and industrial consumers. The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, stated that the government had revised the […]

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Kumasi: ECG cuts power to GBC for non-payment of bills

The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has ignored an appeal from the Ministry of Information against disconnecting power to the state broadcaster, the Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC), in Kumasi. The ECG on Thursday cut electricity supply to the state broadcaster’s transmission station at Asokwa for non-payment of accumulated bills to the tune of GHS 1.7 million. Luv FM’s Erastus Asare […]

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