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Akufo-Addo needs prayers to get through “sleepless nights”– Mahama

The country must pray for President Nana Akufo-Addo, former President John Mahama has implored, saying his successor must be having “sleepless nights” just as he had when he was in office. Speaking at the 50th anniversary celebration of the Madina Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Trinity Parish, Accra on Sunday, 12 November, Mr Mahama said: “Leadership is not an easy thing.” “We must always pray for leaders ...

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Foreign surgeries to be televised in Ghana

The newly-elected General secretary of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA), Dr Frank Ankobea, has revealed that as part of his plans to resuscitate the health sector in Ghana, surgeries that are carried out in some advanced countries will be televised in Ghana to equip local doctors to carry out effective surgeries. According to him, the health sector in Ghana is bedeviled with a lot of challenges that requ ...

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Fire guts Fountain Gate School

The Fountain Gate School at Alajo, a suburb of Accra, has been gutted by fire. The incident happened in the early hours of Monday, 13 November. An eyewitness told Accra100.5FM that the fire started in a nearby house and spread to other buildings around the area including the Fountain Gate School building. The pupils, he said, had been evacuated from to a safe area. Meanwhile, personnel of the Ghana National ...

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NDC serial callers condemn 10 Reg. Chairmen for endorsing Mahama

Serial callers belonging to the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Ashanti Region have condemned all the regional chairman of the party for endorsing President Mahama ahead of the party’s primaries to elect a new flagbearer for the 2020 elections. In a jointly signed statement, the chairmen urged the former President to pay heed to calls by the party’s foot soldiers since he is better ...

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2018 BECE: Payment of registration fees by govt apt- GNAT

The Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has welcomed the decision by the Government of Ghana to pay for the registration fees for candidates of the 2018 Basic Education Certificates Examination (BECE). The General Secretary of GNAT, David Ofori Achempong, said over the years, the inability of some parents to foot the registration bills of their wards has denied qualified students the opportunity t ...

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NDC’s 10 chairmen endorse Mahama for 2020

All 10 regional Chairmen of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) have asked former President John Dramani Mahama to lead the party into the 2020 elections. The Regional Chairpersons who had a meeting with Mr Mahama on Thursday, 9 November in Accra the former president “to consider the request of teeming supporters of the NDC and Ghanaians to lead the party to the 2020 general elections.” T ...

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NDC FEC: It’s not time for campaigns

The Functional Executive Committee (FEC) of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has told members of the party and groups affiliated to it that “internal electoral processes that allow members to engage in campaign and other political activities had not yet been officially launched.” In a statement, the FEC said: “The FEC notes with extreme concern the tenor of some of these individuals in ...

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Most ‘Osofo Maames’ are witches – Patience Nyarko

Gospel Musician, Patience Nyarko has called on wives of men of God (Osofo Maame) to help in winning souls for Christ rather than being the cause of the downfall of pastors and churches. During the Thursday, November 9 edition of Accra Live Worship with Kwaku Sampah on Accra100.5FM, the ‘Atigya’ singer noted that it takes the anointing of God to be the wife of a man of God. She indicated that people with the ...

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Security man jailed 15yrs over GHS1.5m theft at GCB Bank

The Sekondi High Court has sentenced a private security man, Osei Owusu Baffour, who stole more than Gh¢1.5million from the Takoradi Market Circle branch of the GCB Bank to 15-years in jail with hard labour. The court presided over by His Lordship Peter Kwabena Ababio however acquitted and discharged two others, Geoffrey Kofi Dawohoso, the then ATM Custodian and Charles Kobina Essien since according to the ...

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Don’t chase after big-bottomed women – Pastors cautioned

Gospel Musician Patience Nyarko has charged single male pastors to seek anointed women to marry and resist the temptation of going in for women just because they have big hips and hefty buttoms. “Please, pastor, if you are not married look for a woman who will be a helper. Don’t be deceived by buttocks or a woman’s wealth. Look for an anointed lady who will support your ministry to save souls for heaven “Th ...

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