Wontumi’s comments were harmless – Yaw Adomako

Antwi Boasiako, a.k.a Chairman Wontumi

An aide to the Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Adomako Baafi says claims that his boss,Bernard Antwi Boasiako (Chairman Wontumi) made defamatory comments against the president’s brother, Ibrahim Mahama are untrue. Ibrahim Mahama, a private business man has sued Mr. Antwi Boasiako for making defamatory comments against him. But Mr. Mahama in his statement of ...

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Woyome didn’t lie in court – Ahmed Musah

Alfred Woyome

A member of the legal team for embattled businessman, Alfred Agbesi Woyome, Ahmed Musah has dismissed media reports that Mr. Woyome lied about the payment of $500,000  under the orders of former Chief of Staff, Kwadwo Mpianim. “He is not liar and I wouldn’t say so because he is before the court and the court has not made that definite ...

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Reasons for forum boycott are valid – Minority Leader

Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu, Minority Leader.

The Minority leader in Parliament, Osei Kyei Mensah Bonsu says despite the widespread criticism against the New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) for boycotting the National Economic Forum, the party will still stand by its decision. He maintained that the reasons which informed their decision to boycott the Forum are valid. The National Economic Forum is currently ongoing in Akosombo where stakeholders ...

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NPP Forum boycott was a wrong move – Kwame Pianim

Kwame Pianim

A renowned economist and a leading member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kwame Pianim says the party’s decision to boycott the National Economic Forum was a wrong move. He disclosed that he was out of the country when the NPP made the decision but “if they had sought my opinion, I would have said don’t do this. This is ...

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Richard Nyamah’s Judgement Day- June 6

Richard Nyamah

His Lordship, Justice L.L Mensah has finally fixed June 6, 2014 to rule on a law suit brought against the state by youth activist of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Richard Nyamah.  Richard Nyamah, the Exparte filed an order of mandamus praying the Accra Fast Track High Court to compel the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (MOFEP) to ...

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Ghana needs massive clean-up – Rawlings

Former President Rawlings and his aide, Kofi Adams

Former President Jerry John Rawlings says the managers of Ghana’s economy need to take bold and selfless decisions to turn around the fortunes of the economy. He said, “If we cannot see or recognize what I will call the ultimate objective, then to be quite honest I don’t know what we are about in this country.” He reiterated the need ...

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NPP ‘s boycott unfortunate – Nyaho Tamakloe

Dr Nyaho Nyaho-Tamakloe

A leading member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Nyaho Nyaho Tamakloe has described the party’s decision to boycott Tuesday’s National Economic Forum at Akosombo in the Eastern region as unfortunate and partisan. He expressed displeasure at the NPP’s decision, saying it is untenable. ‘’I think it’s very unfortunate the party has taken a partisan position on such all-important ...

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Woyome lied in court – Kwadwo Mpiani

Former Chief of Staff under the Kufuor administration, Kwadwo Mpiani

A former Chief of Staff under the Kufuor administration, Kwadwo Mpiani has denied given orders for the payment of $ 500,000 into a Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) account for the financing of the CAN 2008 tournament in Ghana. This follows a revelation made by embattled businessman, Alfred Woyome in court on Monday that ahead of the CAN 2008 tournament, ...

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Freddy Blay defends NPP boycott decision

Freddie Blay

The First Vice Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Freddy Blay has defended the Party’s decision to boycott the upcoming National Economic Forum insisting the party is ill-prepared and would not make a meaningful impact should it partake. The National Economic Forum is scheduled to take place from the 13th to the 16th of May in Akosombo where stakeholders ...

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NRP’s Cletus Kosiba passes on


The Vice-Presidential candidate of the National Reform Party (NRP) in the 2000 presidential election, Cletus Kosiba has passed on. Mr. Kosiba was a former Executive Director of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) and worked at the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) as a Deputy Director. He served as a Board member of a number of Institutions including the Ghana Institute ...

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