Politics

Why discuss Gen Mosquito’s coat when our babies are dying from dumsor? Asks Kwabena Agyapong

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The General Secretary of the ...

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UFPDisowns Odike

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It appears the internal wrangling over control of the United Front Party (UFP) is not yet over. This time around, Stephen Forson, the first vice and acting national chairman of the party, has joined the fray, challenging the authenticity of a purported popular acclamation for new regional executives, said to have been engineered by the party's 2012 presidential candidate, Akwasi Addai, popularly called Odike.The controversial politician and Dr. Nana Agyenim Boateng, popularly called Gyataba, founder and chairman of the UFP, are currently in a tussle over the ownership of the distressed ...

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Parliament postpones resumption date to Feb 3

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There has been another postponement of the reconvening of the first meeting of the third session of the sixth parliament. The resumption date was supposed to be today.It has been postponed to Tuesday, February 3, 2015 with many political watchers attributing the latest development to the current economic crisis facing the country.Postponements of reconvening dates for meetings of the current parliament have become a common feature with sometimes the postponements travelling from two to three weeks after the original date had been...

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Stop Tagging DCOP Kofi Boakye As A Politician

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Former Member of Parliament for Asokwa Constituency in the Ashanti Region, Maxwell Kofi Jumah has cautioned Ghanaians and the NPP to disassociate the work of the Ashanti Regional Police Commander, DCOP Nathan Kofi Boakye, from politics.The Ashanti Regional Police Commander, DCOP Kofi Boakye has ...

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Minister Eyes Sunyani West Seat

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Political pundits have predicted that the Sunyani West Parliamentary seat will be fiercely contested for in next year's elections, as a section of the constituents, especially the youth, are fronting for the Deputy Brong-Ahafo Regional Minister, Justice Samuel Adjei, to contest the seat.The seat which has been a traditional New Patriotic Party (NPP) seat since the creation of the constitution more than a decade ago, is currently occupied by the NPP strongman Ignatius...

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Incessant Calls For Portuphy’s Dismissal Premature

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The demand by the new patriotic party for the immediate removal of Kofi Portuphy’s from his position as the Boss of the National Disaster Management Organization lacks basis and for that matter not necessary. At the time the president, His Excellency John Dramani Mahama appointed Mr. portuphy, he was a member of the NDC and he is still a member of the party. If for nothing at all, he has to resign, it is not up to the NPP to make such unwarranted demands.The NADMO...

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Gen. Mosquito Must Apologise For Wearing Wifes Coat

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Pressure group, Alliance for Accountable Governance is calling on Johnson Asiedu Nketia, the General Secretary of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC), to apologize to Ghanaians for “humiliating the country” after admitting he wore his wife’s fur coat on an official trip Germany.Mr Johnson Asiedu Nketia popularly called General Mosquito, was trending on social media ...

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Kofi Jumah Stage ComebackFor Asokwa Seat

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Maxwell Kofi Jumah, former Member of Parliament (MP) for Asokwa, is likely to contest for the seat on the ticket of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in 2016.Nice posters of the former legislator have appeared on social media such as Whatsapp and Facebook.The posters have the portrait of Kofi Jumah with inscription 'Hon. Maxwell Kofi Jumah for Asokwa Constituency in 2016.'When...

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‘I’ve Used My Wife’s Coat To Several Countries’

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National Democratic Congress (NDC) General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia aka General Mosquito, has asserted that he had been using his wife's coat on his travels abroad, thereby contradicting his earlier claims.He made this revelation on Asempa FM's 'Eko Sii Sen' talk-show programme in Accra.'It is true. The coat belongs to my wife. I was just using it to keep me warm...

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Portuphy Must Go; Blows GH¢300m

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There is a huge public outcry for the Coordinator of the National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO), Kofi Portuphy, and his deputy Anita De Sosoo to resign from their positions in the public service or get pushed.It...

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