ZIMBABWE’S MUGABE AGREES TO TERMS OF RESIGNATION.

ZIMBABWE’S MUGABE AGREES TO TERMS OF RESIGNATION. Harare, Zimbabwe (CNN)Zimbabwe’s long-time president Robert Mugabe has agreed to the terms of his resignation and a letter has been drafted, an official source with direct knowledge of negotiations told CNN The source said that the generals had given into many of Mugabe’s demands including full immunity for himself and his wife Grace, and that he would keep his private properties. According to the source, the aim of Sunday’s televised address — in which Mugabe appeared to resist calls to step aside — was to ensure the veteran leader openly declared the military’s actions to be constitutional. For the resignation to formally take

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PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO MOURNS ASEMPA FM´s KABA.

PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO MOURNS ASEMPA FM´s KABA. The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo,has expressed shock over the demise of Multimedia journalist, Kwadwo Asare-Baffuor Acheampong aka KABA. The sudden death of the broadcaster has thrown many into tears after the news was reported today. President Nana Addo who has been hit by the devastating news in a Facebook post said, “Shocked by the news of KABA’s death. Undoubtedly one of the most talented journalists of his generation. Condolences to his wife, family and Multimedia. #RIPKABA”. The demise of the journalist was confirmed on early hours of Saturday, at the Korle-Bu Teaching hospital. Reports say KABA passed away few hours after

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VOTERS’ ID, DRIVERS’ LICENSE AND BAPTISMAL CERTIFICATE NO MORE PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP.

VOTERS’ ID, DRIVERS’ LICENSE AND BAPTISMAL CERTIFICATE NO MORE PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP. The use of voters’ identity cards, drivers’ licence and baptismal certificates as proof of Ghanaian has been banned. The country, however, maintains the use of birth certificates and passports. It further introduces Residence Permits and other documents evidencing acquired citicizenship by foreign nationals. This follows the passage into law under cerficate of urgency, the National Identity Register (Amendment) Bill, 2017, by Parliament on Friday. Speaking on the sidelines of sitting in Accra, the Executive Secretary of the National Identification Authority (NIA), Prof. Ken Attefuah, noted that in the absence of the voters’identity card, drivers’ license and baptismal certificates,

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AKUFO-ADDO STATUE TO BE UNVEILED IN NIGERIA.

AKUFO-ADDO STATUE TO BE UNVEILED IN NIGERIA. The Governor of Imo state in Nigeria, Rochas Okorocha is set to commission a statue of President Akufo-Addo in Owerri. Okorocha, popularly called ‘Rochas”, is a reported billionaire and colorful character who has governed Imo state in the southeast of Nigeria, since 2011. He is well known for his education philanthropy. He has already erected similar statues of Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and Jacob Zuma in South Africa amid a backlash from Nigerian citizens. It is unclear why the Imo State government has erected a statue of the Ghanaian President but in the case of Zuma’s statue, the governor said it was

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PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO CUTS SOD FOR APPOLONIA CITY’S 2,000 AFFORDABLE HOUSING UNITS.

PRESIDENT AKUFO-ADDO CUTS SOD FOR APPOLONIA CITY’S 2,000 AFFORDABLE HOUSING UNITS. The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, 14th November, 2017, cut the sod for the commencement of the Appolonia City Housing Project, which is set to deliver 2,000 affordable homes to the people of Ghana. According to President Akufo-Addo, “this project is in line with my government’s vision of using an appropriate mix of public policy, and public-private investments, to deliver quality, affordable social housing and private housing solutions, that meet the needs and financial capacity of the ordinary Ghanaian.” He noted that his government recognizes the dream of all Ghanaians to own a home,

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ROBERT MUGABE UNDER HOUSE ARREST, WIFE GRACE IN NAMIBIA.

ROBERT MUGABE UNDER HOUSE ARREST, WIFE GRACE IN NAMIBIA. ROBERT Mugabe has been removed from power and placed under house arrest with his family in what has been described as a “bloodless transition” as the military continues to deny reports of a coup. The move comes after the Zimbabwe army seized power overnight with gunshots and explosions heard in the capital. President Robert Mugabe, 93, is allegedly now preparing to step down, a few hours after the Zimbabwean military took over power, a leading South African news website has reported. Jane Morley, Zimbabwe Analyst at the Economist Intelligence Unit said: “The situation in Zimbabwe remains highly fluid following the military takeover

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I WILL EXPOSE ATO FORSON SOON – KEN AGYAPONG.

I WILL EXPOSE ATO FORSON SOON – KEN AGYAPONG. Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong has threatened to expose NDC spokesperson on Finance and former Deputy Finance Minister, Casiel Ato Forson. According to him, his involvement in alleged shady deals at the energy sector nearly collapsed the sector. “I have a problem with NDC especially the deputy Finance Minister whose dubious deeds at the energy sector collapsed the system. I will soon expose his deeds, even our energy minister Boakye Ayarko knows the kind of person he is. I will soon deal with him” he said. The outspoken MP made the comments on Adom TV’s Morning Show

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FRIENDS OF THE RAWLINGSES DESCEND ON LAWYER SAM OKUDZETO.

FRIENDS OF THE RAWLINGSES DESCEND ON LAWYER SAM OKUDZETO. Friends of the Rawlingses have advised veteran Lawyer, Sam Okudzeto to use his experience in life, to talk about more serious issues that have in recent times bedeviled the country than direct is arsenals at former President Jerry John Rawlings. In a statement issued by the convener of the group Ibrahim Hardi, it observed that the recent attacks on the former President by the renowned lawyer are unwarranted and a recipe to resurrecting issues that are of no benefit to the Ghanaian society “We hope that Lawyer Sam Okudzeto, as a senior fellow in the country, will use his experience in

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NPP’S ABRONYE DC ISSUES STARK WARNING TO MAHAMA.

NPP’S ABRONYE DC ISSUES STARK WARNING TO MAHAMA. The ex-President became the first sitting President in Ghana to lose an election to the opposition and also losing with a wider margin. The Brong Ahafo regional Youth Organiser of the New Patriotic Party, Kwame Baffoe, aka Abronye DC, has issued a stark warning to former President John Mahama over his ambition to run for president, saying he will humiliated at the polls again. The ex-President became the first sitting President in Ghana to lose an election to the opposition and also losing with a wider margin. Recent development in the National Democratic Congress (NDC) points to a Mahama come back. Speaking on

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NANA ADDO IS HAVING SLEEPLESS NIGHTS OVER ECONOMY– MAHAMA.

NANA ADDO IS HAVING SLEEPLESS NIGHTS OVER ECONOMY– MAHAMA. Mahama accused the president of unnecessarily bashing the his government instead of proving how capable he can be in running the economy. Former President John Mahama has said President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is having sleepless nights concerning the development of the country. He said Nana Addo is facing a daunting task due to the numerous challenges. Addressing the congregation at the 50th-anniversary celebration of the Madina Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Trinity Parish, Mahama said the challenges facing the leadership of the parish were nothing compared to the ones President Akufo-Addo is faced with. He said “Leadership is not an easy thing.

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GHANAIAN PRESIDENTS AND THE HILARIOUS NICKNAMES GIVEN TO THEM.

GHANAIAN PRESIDENTS AND THE HILARIOUS NICKNAMES GIVEN TO THEM. Ghanaians have given out nicknames to every Ghanaian president or head of state since Kwame Nkrumah.  The nicknames are usually based on an attribute of the individual or his performance in office. Here are the nicknames Ghanaians gave to five presidents and one military head of state. 1. Kwame Nkrumah – African showboy. Nkrumah earned this nickname due to his generally positive performance as president as well as his pan-African activism across the African continent. 2. Ignatius Kutu Acheampong – Fa wo to be gye Golf . The former head of state and some members of his government were notorious for sleeping with

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