It was bad – UPSA students thrash virtual platform, urge improvement

Some students at the University of Professional Studies, Accra (UPSA) are calling for the improvement of its e-learning platform as lectures begin for the 2020/2021 academic year. Speaking to UPSANEWSROOM.com‘s Boamah Venessa Oduma, Thursday, the students said their experience with the platform was “just bad.” Derrick Datsomor, a level 300 Accounting student said although it […]

Nicolinn Kwaw: Resolving Majority, Minority debate; a journey into the past

One of the primary functions of Parliament is law-making. In 1957 when the gold coast attained independence from colonial rule, there was the need for a government of the people and a system of rule of law. To this end, there was an urgent need for a constitution. And dating back to 1960, Ghana has […]

‘Haven’t you made mistakes before?’ – Supreme Court permits Mahama’s mistakes correction

The Supreme Court of Ghana has granted an application filed by the 2020 Presidential Candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to correct some errors contained in his Election Petition. UPSANEWSROOM.com‘s Court correspondent has reported that the apex court has granted leave for the petitioner to amend mistakes on the face of his petition challenging […]

Mahama’s 2013 letter appointing Haruna Iddrisu as ‘caretaker minister’ pops up

The raging debate over the propriety of President Nana Akufo-Addo’s decision to appoint caretaker ministers has been stoked by a 2013 letter written by ex-President Mahama. Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako, has shared a 2013 letter in which the then President John Dramani Mahama was announcing the appointment of Haruna […]

Caretaker ministers not illegal – Oppong-Nkrumah fights back

The former Information Minister has parried the claim that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo was wrong in appointing “caretaker ministers.” The President has directed four of his former appointees as caretaker ministers. They are Ken Ofori Atta, ex-Finance Minister, Alan Kyerematen the ex-Trades Minister, Hajia Alima Mahama, the former Local Government Minister, and former Information […]

‘Ghana has no ministers, stop the illegality’ – Haruna Iddrisu fires Akufo-Addo

The leader of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Members of Parliament (MPs) has described as “unconstitutional” a directive by President Nana Akufo-Addo to some ministers to continue to be at post. Outspoken lawmaker, Haruna Iddrisu said presently Ghana has no ministers since their tenure ended on January 06, 2021, before the inauguration of President Akufo-Addo. […]

Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko: Alban Bagbin is the best person from the NDC

Under the circumstances, Alban Bagbin is the best person from the NDC to be Speaker under an Akufo-Addo presidency. Yes, he is true green NDC – through and through. But, if the nation must have a Speaker from the Opposition who can be expected not to unduly frustrate the work of Government, then Bagbin is […]

Mahama, Alabi, others attend NDC victory party for Bagbin

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has celebrated the election of the former Nadowli-Kaleo Member of Parliament (MP) as the Speaker of the 8th Parliament. In a competitive election held on January 6, 2021, Alban Kingsford Bagbin defeated Professor Mike Aaron Oquaye of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) by 138 votes to 136 votes respectively. Two […]