Akufo-Addo 16th Covid-19 address: Full text

Fellow Ghanaians, good evening. I thank you for welcoming me into your homes for the sixteenth (16th) time, as the fight to defeat COVID-19 continues not only in Ghana, but across the World. Day-in-day-out, countries, including our own, institute measures to try to limit and contain the spread of the virus, and return lives to […]

Akufo-Addo’s 15th Covid-19 address: Full text

Fellow Ghanaians, good evening. Today is the fifteenth (15th) time, since the virus came to our country some five (5) months ago, that I have come to provide you with the status of our coordinated efforts to defeat COVID-19. I must thank you, again, for welcoming me into your homes, and I must repeat how […]

Nicolinn writes: Ungrateful Free SHS students and 2020 WASSCE trauma

Education plays a major role in our lives today. This is because should a person be less educated, society will see him as a threat to its shared future. Solomon Ortiz was right when he said: “Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their […]

Akufo-Addo’s 14th Covid-19 address: Full text

Fellow Ghanaians, good evening. I am happy that I have the opportunity this evening to engage with you, again, in your homes. I want, at the outset, to thank all of you for your prayers and expressions of good wishes when doctors advised me to go into quarantine for two (2) weeks. God being so […]

Akufo-Addo offers another 3 months of free water, electricity

The government has announced another three months of free water and electricity to Ghanaians in a bid to minimise their sufferings as a result of the Covid-19. This comes barely a month after Ghanaians enjoyed free utilities in the months of April, May and June, 2020. Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta said the free water package […]

Akufo-Addo undergoes 14-day self-isolation after exposure to Covid-19 patient

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will from Saturday, 04 July 2020, undergo a 14-day self-isolation after a member of his close circle tested positive for Covid-19. The exercise forms part of a precautionary measure in compliance with the Covid-19 protocols, the Ministry of Information has said in a statement. “He [president] has, as at today, […]

You’re not a lawyer, I’ll forgive you – Presidency replies Domelevo

Less than 24 hours after he attempted to rebut the directive by the President to take his accumulated leave of 123 days, Auditor-General Daniel Yaw Domelevo has been told that he has no choice in this matter. In a strongly worded letter to the Auditor-General dated Friday, the Presidency says Mr Domelevo’s leave days cannot […]

Domelevo schools Akufo-Addo on ‘accumulated leave’

Auditor-General, Daniel Yaw Domelevo says there is nothing called “accumulated leave” per his knowledge of the labour law of Ghana. His comment comes days after President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo directed him to take his “accumulated leave” days. Related: ACCUMULATED LEAVE DIRECTIVE NOT TAKEN IN GOOD FAITH – AUDITOR-GENERAL FIRES BACK The President in a […]