Ahafo gets 99.67 per cent YES votes for creation of new region

The people of the Ahafo enclave in the Brong-Ahafo Region have voted massively in support of the creation of proposed Ahafo Region. Out of a total of 307,108 eligible voters in the area, 227,663 representing 90.4 per cent turned out to participate in the referendum, reports Graphic Online’s Biiya Mukusah Ali. In all a total […]

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Ayawaso West Wuogon: Wereko-Ampim Opoku exits NPP race

A member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Council of Elders for the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency and aspirant for the vacant parliamentary seat, Nana Wereko-Ampim Opoku has withdrawn from the race and thrown his support behind Ato Ametor Williams. According to Nana Wereko-Ampim Opoku, his decision to withdraw from the race was taken in […]

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The problem is Ken Agyapong’s big mouth and selfishness

But for his incessant self-preening and shameless appropriation of the political establishment of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the obsessive enhancement of his morbid acquisitiveness, the awarding of the GH? 100 Million streetlight supplying contract to a company called Imperial World Ventures, reportedly owned by one of the several known wives of Mr Kennedy […]

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Government declares January 7 public holiday

The government has, through the Ministry of Interior, declared Monday, January 7, 2019, as a public holiday. In a statement signed by the Minister for Interior, Ambrose Dery, he said the day “has been declared a Public Holiday as “Constitution Day”. The statement further urged the public to observe the day as such throughout the […]

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Suspicious voting videos pop up in Oti referendum

Videos emerging on social media purportedly from the area earmarked to become the Oti region if today’s referendum gathers enough “Yes” votes, show some suspicious voting by some voters. The first video shows a man spending an unusually long time in casting his vote while his body language suggests he must have been doing something […]

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Police officer caught on camera demanding GHC100 bribe

A uniformed police officer with the Ghana Police Service has been captured in a video that has gone viral on social media demanding GH¢100 from traffic offenders at a police station. The officer who is a sergeant with the Motor Transport and Traffic Directorate is literally heard and seen negotiating with the suspects how much […]

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Government freezes Dr Samuel Sarpong’s account over GH¢10m State Housing ‘chop chop’

Incontrovertible information available to MyNewsGh.com indicates that the former Managing Director of the State Housing Company (SHC)under the erstwhile Mahama administration, Dr Samuel Sarpong would face prosecution for misappropriation of public funds during his tenure in office. Dr Samuel Sarpong during his tenure as Managing Director of the State Housing Company (SHC) was alleged to […]

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Charlotte Osei denies her intention to contest for the Ayawaso seat

Former Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Charlotte Osei, has rubbished media reports that she may be contesting the vacant Ayawaso West Wuogon Parliamentary seat on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). Some NDC campaign posters of Charlotte Osei surfaced online, but the former EC chair has condemned them as fake. “I am not […]

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NACOB arrests Zimbabwean with 7kg cocaine at KIA

The Narcotics Control Board (NACOB) has arrested a 30-year-old Zimbabwean woman at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) for trafficking illicit drug. The suspect, Cynthia Lichonja, was arrested on Monday, December 3, 2018 by operatives of NACOB at KIA when she disembarked from an Ethiopian Airways flight. Ms. Lichonja was accosted while going through arrival formalities. […]

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Lawyer Maurice Ampaw, wife and relations cry over locked cash with Menzgold

Maverick private legal practitioner and political critic, Maurice Ampaw has for the first time admitted in a statement that he and his wife, including some close family members are among the numerous Ghanaians who invested in embattled gold dealership firm Menzgold, MyNewsGh.com can report. “I want everyone to officially know that lawyer Ampaw is a […]

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