George Weah wins Liberia election run-off by 61.5%

AC Milan footballer legend, George Weah has won the Tuesday’s election runoff to become Liberia’s president-elect. Results released by the country’s National Elections Commission (NEC), representing 98.1% of ballots counted, showed Mr Weah ahead of Vice President Joseph Boakai. The Ballon d’Or winner George Weah, 51, won 61.5% of the vote, while his opponent Mr Boakai, 73, […]

Renault Ghana tech-rich showroom to enhance consumer power

Exclusive distributor of Renault vehicles in Ghana, Premium Motors has solidified its position in the market by commissioning a technology-rich showroom and two new SUVs. The new showroom, fitted with the latest state-of-the-art equipment, is aimed at enhancing the power of the automobile consumer. It is located at Kaneshie Atiko Junction in Accra. It re-echoes […]

Akufo-Addo to meet Ivorian officials over ‘sweet’ ITLOS ruling

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is expected to meet Ivorian officials in Accra over the maritime ruling by the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS). The meeting this week will afford the two countries the opportunity to map out a strategy to implement the judgement delivered by the Special Chamber. Information Minister, […]

Aung San Suu Kyi must lose Nobel peace prize over Rohingya brutalities

The reaction of Myanmar’s de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi in the face of mass killing of Muslim Rohingya minority is a clear case of how wrong the West can be. She was praised and awarded a Nobel peace prize in 1991 as an embodiment of her country’s fight for democracy. Her detention by […]

Ghana’s over 2bn barrel-rich TEN oilfields safe after ruling

Ghana’s Tweneboa, Enyenra and Ntomme (TEN) fields are safe after the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) ruled its exploration activities had not violated Ivory Coast’s sovereign right. The Hamburg-based tribunal’s ruling Saturday brings to an end a four-year legal tussle that has exhausted the two West African countries. The TEN fields […]

ITLOS rules in favour of Ghana, decides maritime boundary

The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) says Ghana did not violate the sovereign right of its neighbour, Ivory Coast with its oil exploration activities. In a ruling read by President of the Special Chamber, Judge Boualem Bouguetaia Saturday, the Chamber upheld Ghana’s argument that it has not encroached on the marine borders […]