NFL says players’ protests should now be allowed

The National Football League has said players can now protest during the US national anthem, as rallies continue against police brutality and racism. “We were wrong for not listening to NFL players earlier and encourage all to speak out and…

Mosques in the Western Region to remain closed for another month

The Western Regional Health Directorate in collaboration with the Regional Chief Imam, Paramount Zongo Chiefs, and Council of Muslim Chiefs has suspended the easing of the ban on Islamic worship in Mosques in the region for an additional four weeks….

Parliament freezes approval of EC’s Constitutional Instrument as committee chairman is accused of doctoring report

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…

Ghana’s Death Toll Rise To 42

Four more people have succumbed to the COVID-19. This brings the country’s death toll to 42. The Ghana Health Service has confirmed today. According to the update, the countries case count has rose to 9,168. Two of the latest deaths…

Claims of unprecedented infrastructure a fantasy which only exists in NDC’s Green Book – Akufo-Addo

The President says the claim by the Mahama administration that it embarked on an unprecedented infrastructure projects during its tenure is fictional and only exists in the NDC’s Green Book. This, President Akufo-Addo said is the reason why his government…

Covid-19: Stigmatisation An Abuse Of Rights

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) has said stigmatisation against persons, families and communities with cases of Covid-19 is an abuse of human rights. According to Mr Kwadjo Boahen Darkwa, the Assin Central Municipal Director of the…

High Court varies bail conditions of six in treason trial

An Accra High Court on Friday varied the bail conditions of six of the accused standing trial in a treason charge, from GHC10 million with two sureties each, to six million cedis with three sureties each to be justified. This…

George Floyd death should bring change – Tourism Minister

Ghana’s Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Barbara Oteng Gyasi, says the death of George Floyd should help bring about a New World Order for black people in the diaspora. Speaking at an event organized by the Ministry of Tourism…

STL Amandi Foundation donates ₵180,000 to Covid-19 Trust Fund

The STL Amandi Foundation (SAF) has donated 100,000 masks, coveralls, food supply and ₵180,000 to the Covid-19 Trust fund to support government’s fight against the disease. STL Group’s undertakes its philanthropic activities through SAF, an acronym of STL & Amandi…

Use Tema Interchange Responsibly – Akufo-Addo To Motorists

President Akufo-Addo has admonished motorists in the capital city, Accra, to ensure that they use the newly constructed Tema Motorway Interchange responsibly and productively. The President made the call when he addressed attendees of the commissioning of phase one of…