Arrest Akufo-Addo if you have evidence – Karbo dares gov’t

A deputy Director of Communications of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has dared the Mahama-led government to immediately arrest the flagbeaerer of the party, if indeed they have evidence that Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is guilty in the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) drill ship saga. Anthony Abayifa Karbo, responding to remarks by the Minister of Communications, Dr. Edward Omane Boamah indicating that Nana Akufo-Addo failed to defend the country…

INFOGRAPHIC: Akufo-Addo leads in Greater Accra ‘Bellwhether’ survey

A survey of four constituencies in the Greater Accra Region that have since 1996 voted voted for the winning party in the presidential elections indicates that for presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo-Addo is likely to win in three of the four constituencies, with one going for President John Dramani Mahama. The survey which sampled from 480 respondents from the four constituencies, showed that a larger…

Mahama predicts NDC will win Ken Agyapong’s seat

President John Dramani Mahama says he has a premonition that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) will annex the Assin Central seat from the New Patriotic Party (NPP). He said that inkling gives him the confidence that come December 7, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong will lose the seat. In the last two elections, the NDC represented by Alex Antwi-Boasiako has lost to the incumbent firebrand Member of Parliament; in 2012 by a…

I’ll open a sardine factory if you vote for me – Accra Mayor

National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary candidate for Ablekuma South constituency in the Greater Accra region is promising to build a sardine factory at Chorkor, a suburb in the community. According to Dr. Alfred Okoe Vanderpuye, the initiative is part of efforts to create jobs for constituents should he be elected the Member of Parliament for the area. Mr. Vanderpuye who is also the Chief Executive Officer of the Accra Metropolitan…

NPP seeks ‘deliverance’ through fasting and prayers

The largest opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) has accused President John Mahama and the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) of orchestrating the death of NPP Flagbearer, Nana Akufo-Addo in the spiritual realm before it manifest in the physical. According to the party, the reckless, irresponsible and evil mock burial of Nana Akufo Addo during the NDC’s Manifesto launch in Sunyani is repressive and must be condemned, adding that “the NDC…

‘Mahama is a drunkard’, can’t speak without whisky – Hopeson Adorye

A member of the New Patriotic Party’s communications team, Hopeson Adorye, has launched a scathing attack on President John Mahama, describing him as a “drunkard”. In what appears to be an outrageous claim, Mr Adorye said President Mahama has become addicted to alcohol to the extent that he even drinks on his job to the glare of the public. “Now the man [President Mahama] has turned drunkard,” he claimed while…

Confusion rocks NPP in Kwesimintsim over primary re-run

Confusion has rocked the New Patriotic Party in the Kwesimintsim constituency in the Western region following the aborted parliamentary primary which was expected to be held today. Starr News’ Western regional correspondent Emmanuel Ohene Gyan reports that scores of NPP supporters who had gathered at the Obiri lotteries conference hall at Asakai junction to cast their votes are angry and have expressed disappointment after the election was suddenly called off….

Kwame Adinkra On Why He Made A U-Turn

Renowned broadcaster who will be hosting Abusua fm morning show, Kwame Adinkra alias ‘Apotitimati’ has disclosed that his comeback to Kumasi is to enable him complete the task he started. “I came to Kumasi because I have not finished my challenge. I went to Accra to see the other side of the country. At one point in my life I decided to experience how is it like to work in…

Wenchi Is In Tatters – Queenmother Tells Akufo-Addo

Nana Toah Samangyeduah III, Queen Mother of Wenchi, has lamented about the deplorable conditions of living of the people of the town, especially over the last seven years. The situation, she said has led to massive under-development, widespread poverty and extremely high levels of youth unemployment. According to her, the predicament of her people is such that, the Chiefs and people of Wenchi would have no choice but to advice…

BNI Statement Not Enough To Save Montie Panellists – Amaliba

Private legal practitioner, lawyer Abraham Amaliba said the statement issued by the Bureau of National Investigation (BNI) over ongoing investigations on the threats on lives of judges will not absorb the persons at the center of the controversy. The lawyer who is a member of the NDC legal team argued that, although the BNI after interrogating the two panelists, established that Alistair Nelson, and Godwin Ako Gunn are incapable of…