I’m still in the race – Alabi dispels exit rumour

Ex-Vice Chancellor of the University of Professional Studies Accra (UPSA), Professor Joshua Alabi has dismissed reports that he has stepped down from the National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearer race. In a brief statement Saturday, the former Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) Board Chairman said he is still in the contest, expressing confidence he […]

Botchwey C’tte won’t blame me for NDC defeat – Omane Boamah

Former Communications Minister, Dr Edward Omane Boamah says it will be a “spurious conclusion” for anyone to blame him for the 2016 defeat of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). In a Facebook post Wednesday, the medical practitioner deplored an online publication in which the burden of NDC’s bitter defeat was heaved on him. He said […]

How Mahama’s Apaak exposed himself by ‘exposing’ Agric Minister

Builsa South MP, Clement Apaak betrayed himself when he took a dead aim at Agriculture Minister, Dr Akoto Owusu Afriyie over his claim that the fall armyworms had been defeated. The hungry caterpillars first invaded farms in 11 farming communities in the Brong Ahafo Region in May. They were later to spread to other parts […]

Kenya’s Supreme Court ruling exposes observer missions

Africa’s democracy was bolstered on Friday with a landmark ruling in which Kenya’s Supreme Court quashed the country’s August 8 presidential poll over infractions. The East African nation’s apex court has directed a retake of the poll, ending days of violent attacks that tore through parts of Nairobi after IEBC declared the results on August […]

Akufo-Addo extends IMF deal after bastardising Mahama

This week has shown that Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo didn’t mean some of the pronouncements he made on his 2016 campaign trail. Defenders of the President said he is a man of his words, but nine months in office have proven enough to bring his true character to the fore. After all, he might not […]

Why ICGC members cheered Otabil over ‘insult’ comment

The problem with controversial evangelical pastor Dr Mensa Otabil is his frankness or what some say is his thirst for publicity. He tells things as they’re and sometimes to the hilt. The way he jetted in some policy decisions of the past government has earned him the ‘enviable’ title of a foe of the National […]