FIFA thanks gov’t for support in Nyantakyi’s life ban

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has expressed its appreciation to the government for its role in the investigation leading to the ex- GFA president’s life ban from all football-related activities. In a letter dated September 19, 2018, and addressed to Deputy Attorney-General, Godfred Dame, FIFA’s Independent Ethics Committee thanked the government for supporting […]

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 […]