Month: November 2019

Tuesday’s dumsor due to ‘power swings’ – GRIDCo

The Ghana Grid Company is blaming “power swings” for Tuesday’s widespread power outage in the country. The company in a statement, said the problem arose from the Cote d’Ivoire interconnection with Ghana leaving  several parts of the country in darkness….

Andy Dosty vs Mr. Haglah: Two Hitz FM presenters clash over award

After harboring his reservations about how Andy Dosty, host of Hitz FM’s Daybreak Hitz has “constantly failed” to acknowledge his producers any time he wins an award for a very long time, Mr. Haglah, producer of the lifestyle and entertainment…

I used to take 10% of contract sums before awarding them – Former NDC MCE confesses

Former Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for Obuasi, Richard Ofori Agyemang Boadi alias King Zubah has confessed that he used to take a booty of at least 10% on government contracts before he would award them while in office, MyNewsGh.com reports….

GYEEDA Scandal: Persons involved were NDC financiers – Afriyie Ankrah

Former Minister of Youth and Sports, Elvis Afriyie Ankrah has admitted that he could not lead investigations into the infamous Ghana Youth Employment Entrepreneurship Development Agency (GYEEDA) scandal which involved the wrongful payment of huge sums of monies to persons…

John Mahama wrote his resignation before Mills died – Manasseh’s book reveals

Before President John Evans Atta-Mills died, his Vice-President, John Dramani Mahama, had written his resignation letter, The Ghana Report can exclusively reveal. His decision to resign as Ghana’s Vice-President was as a result of endless frustration he suffered at the…

2020 year of roads after NDC ghost projects – Ofori-Atta

The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, has announced that the Akufo-Addo administration will embark on massive road construction projects in 2020. Of late, there have been widespread agitations over poor road networks across the country, notwithstanding the fact that the Mahama-led…

PDS: Government shouldn’t rush into a new concession agreement

As is now widely known, the concession agreement between the Government of Ghana (GoG) and Power Distribution Services Ghana Limited (PDS) has been terminated by the GoG. Under the agreement, PDS was to manage the staff and assets of Electricity…

Two Namibian ministers resign following Al Jazeera investigation

Two Namibian government ministers resigned following allegations of corruption and money-laundering in the Namibian fishing industry. The Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources Bernhard Esau and the Minister of Justice Sacky Shanghala were accused of receiving bribes in return for…

Nigeria to open border after Buhari, Akufo-Addo meeting – Deputy Minister

Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs And Regional Integration Minister, Mohammad Habibu Tijani (MP), says Nigeria will soon open its closed borders. Africa’s most populous nation unexpectedly closed its land borders to all movements of goods, banning both imports and exports…

No worries, I will survive – Kelvyn Boy

The love that existed between Afrobeats artiste, Kelvyn Boy and his former boss, Stonebwoy, was so deep that when news of their separation broke about two months ago, it did not go down well with their fans. The matter generated…