Otabil speaks on Capital Bank collapse

Founder and General Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), Dr Mensa Otabil, has broken his silence on the controversies in the banking sector, specifically, his role in the collapse of the Capital Bank as Board Chairman of the defunct bank. He has explained in a statement issued Tuesday that during his non-executive role as a Board Chairman of […]

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We’re fulfilling our promises – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says he is fulfilling promises he and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) made to Ghanaians in the run-up to the December 2016 elections. “The work that we promised to do, the promises I made during the campaign period, I believe that all Ghanaians can attest to the fact that they were not idle promises, but […]

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‘Mahama Day schools’ are useless – Prof Adei

Veteran educationist Professor Stephen Adei has reiterated that former President John Dramani Mahama’s decision to build some 200 community schools was impractical and a waste of time. Prof Stephen Adei said the school buildings, with a capacity to enroll 1,500 students each, is unnecessary because it would not be beneficial to these smaller towns. “They are only useful for urban […]

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Chaos breaks out at Hajj Village over flight delays

There was chaos at the Hajj Village in Accra on Saturday morning as prospective pilgrims travelling to the Holy City of Makkah, Saudi Arabia demanded answers from the Hajj Board for delays in their flight. The anxieties of prospective pilgrims continue to heighten as the airports in the two Holy Cities of Saudi Arabia, Makkah and Maddinah are expected to […]

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NEW AMERI DEAL IS OFF

Information from impeccable sources inside the Office of the President leaked to the Daily Statesman in the past few hours suggests that the Energy Ministry’s solo-driven revised deal with the Dubai-based energy equipment provider AMERI will not see the light of day.   It is emerging that President Akufo-Addo was misled into granting executive approval for the deal under the […]

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