Again! Akufo-Addo promises to crack whip on lawless NPP youth

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has made yet another promise to clamp down on the lawless New Patriotic Party (NPP) youth, who have been on the rampage since the start of this year. The assurance comes after previous ones made in the past failed to bring an end to the repeated attacks visited on innocent […]

Akufo-Addo Tracker: How committed is NPP gov’t to passing RTI bill?

Ghana will not be able to pass the Right to Information Bill (RTI) if the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) does not do it. But at the moment it has not shown much commitment to passing it, despite the glamorous promise in its 2016 manifesto. The past regime made it clear it was not committed […]

Mahama attends women summit in Morocco

Ex-President John Dramani Mahama is in Marrakech, the major economic centre of Morocco to attend a Women in Agriculture Summit. The summit is organised under the auspices of Believe in Africa with a focus on agriculture which is captured under Goal 2 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDGs are said to be key to […]

Global food system needs urgent change – Kofi Annan

Former UN Secretary-General, Kofi Annan has called for a change in the world food order to ensure that no citizen goes to bed on an empty stomach. He said despite progress made across the world, more people continue to go to bed without food and another two billion people lack the nutrition necessary for good […]

How stench is taking over Accra Passport Centre

Ghana is still reeling under poor maintenance culture, a situation that has set most state institutions on a self-destruction course. A visit to many public institutions is telling as structures and equipment are deteriorating under the very nose of key management members. The situation at the visitor’s washroom at the Accra Passport Application Centre is […]