Livestream: Newsfile discusses seeming ‘rejection’ of ‘expected’ eased restrictions, new voters roll row

Newsfile this morning will discuss the seeming rejection by the citizenry of some expected eased restrictions for religious bodies. Samson Lardy Anyenini and his panelists will discuss how churches and mosques will deal with the guidelines given by government to…

Supporters of suspended NPP Nalerigu/Gambaga aspirant march in protest

Dozens of supporters of the ruling  New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Nalerigu/Gambaga constituency of the North East Region took to the street June 5, 2020, to demand the reinstatement of one of the parliamentary aspirants, Peter Wuni Baaga, who…

Parliament still in talks with EC to brief the House – Majority Leader

The Majority Leader, Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu on June 5, informed Parliament that he was still in talks with the Electoral Commission (EC) to brief the House on its preparations towards Ghana’s 2020 general election. Last week, he informed the House that…

What makes Germany so orderly

Image of Oberbaum Bridge in Berlin, during dramatic sunset. On the high-speed train gliding smoothly from Berlin to Düsseldorf, a young man started chatting to me. He eventually asked, “What are some of the cultural differences you’ve noticed between Germans…

Why Efya may want to start a beef

Singer Efya says she is interested in starting a ‘beef’ with someone in the industry but she does not have the time to see it through. According to her, she has realised fans love and feed into such beefs that…

Parliament freezes approval of EC’s Constitutional Instrument

Parliament has frozen approval of the Subsidiary Legislation Committee’s report on the Electoral Commission’s controversial Constitutional Instrument (CI). The CI was to give backing to the Electoral Commission’s quest to compile a new voters’ register but after the Chairman of…

What we know about the four ex-police officers charged in George Floyd’s death

One of the officers had been on the job four days. One was on his third shift ever. And Derek Chauvin, who pressed his knee into George Floyd’s neck for nearly nine minutes, was the field training officer for one of them. Chauvin,…

Covid-19 cases in Ghana pass 9,000

The Ghana Health Service has confirmed an additional 283 Covid-19 cases, bringing the total number to 9,168. The number of people who have recovered have also increased from 3,189 to 3,457, a difference of 268. Covid-19 cases in Ghana The…

Evacuation Of Stranded Ghanaians Abroad Underway – Ayorkor Botchway

The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Shirley Ayorkor Botchway, has told Parliament that government has begun rolling out the second phase of its evacuation programme for Ghanaians stranded abroad due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. According to her,…

Mondelez International, ABANTU Support COVID-19 Fight With Ghc216,000

As part of efforts to help win the battle against COVID-19, Mondelez International and ABANTU for Development has taken a giant step by donating GHC216, 000.00 to the COVID-19 National Trust Fund. The COVID-19 Trust Fund was set up in…