Live from the Woods: Akufo-Addo’s pathetic display of cheap emotions over US-Ghana deal

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s impassioned speech targeted at the flame of public anger started by a deal that requires sound and logical argument is the height of absurdity. If the aim of his address on the Ghana-US Defence Cooperation Agreement (DCA) was to win back public support after rounds of criticisms and a well-attended […]

Dancehall artiste Ebony Reigns dies

Dancehall artiste, Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng popularly known as Ebony Reigns has died after he was involved in a fatal accident on the Kumasi-Sunyani road. The tragedy reportedly happened on Thursday at exactly 7:30 pm when the vehicle she was travelling in rammed into a VIP bus that was from Kumasi heading to Sunyani. The popular musician aboard a […]

Akufo-Addo, 2 others named 2017 most Influential African leaders

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been named as one of the three most influential African leaders of 2017. The New African Magazine annual 100 Most Influential Africans of 2017 also listed Rwandan President Paul Kagame and Guinean President Alpha Conde. Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was listed in the Politics and Public Service category […]

No one will legalise homosexuality – Gov’t clarifies position

After coming under fire over the President’s homosexuality comment on Qatar-based Al Jazeera TV, the government says it has no intention to legalise same-sex relationship. Information Minister, Mustapha Hamid disclosed on Monday homosexuality continues to be unacceptable because there is no “cultural orientation” that supports it. Although he admitted a society’s culture could change to […]