Seychelles rejects $550m Indian military deal

Seychelles’ opposition coalition, which holds a majority in parliament, said on Tuesday that it would not ratify a deal signed with India to build a military base on one of the archipelago’s outlying islands. The deal would see India invest USD 550 million dollars in building the base on Assumption island to help it ensure […]

Ghana has enough foreigners, don’t add troops – Rawlings wades into military deal

Ex-president Jerry John Rawlings has cautioned against any military deal that will add troops to the foreign nationals who have infiltrated the economic and social life of Ghana. He said although Ghanaians may have love for Americans, they will not be happy to have “foreign troops on such a scale” living among them. Mr Rawlings […]

Live from the Woods: Media trial at Ebony’s one-week shameful, baseless

Late dancehall artiste Ebony Reigns one-week celebration held at Dansoman in Accra last Sunday was a public trial of the media and their activities. One after the other, musicians, actors and actresses took to the dais to uncharitably deplore media practitioners over their commentaries on celebrities and other entertainment-related issues. It was apparent these people […]