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Government Urged To Make Sanitary Pads Free For Teenage Students

The government of Ghana has been asked to make sanitary pads free for teenage students who do not have the wherewithal to afford pads during their menstrual cycle.     The CEO of the Nannat Foundation Ghana Ibrahim Ashante Boadu , made the call when he gave 1,000 sanitary pads …

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VIDEO: Ghanaian Students On Scholarship In Morocco Demonstrate Over Delayed Stipend

Some Ghanaians studying in Morocco under the Morocco scholarship programme on Friday, May 24, staged a protest over alleged delays in the release of their stipend. The demonstration took place at the Ghana Embassy in Morocco. According to the students, the prolonged delay has resulted in difficulties, emotional distress, risks, …

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Police Withdraw Application Seeking To Stop #DumsorMustStop Demonstration

The Ghana Police Service has withdrawn its injunction filed at an Accra High Court to prevent the #DumsorMustStop demonstration scheduled for Saturday, May 25. This decision for an injunction followed a request by the Greater Accra Regional Police Command for the organisers to consider relocating the planned protest venue from …

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Police Summon Accra FM’s Political Talk Show Host Over Explosive Allegations

The Accra Regional Police Command has officially requested Class Media Group’s Accra FM to release their political talk show host, Nana Otu Darko, for questioning. This request is part of the ongoing investigation into the incendiary claims made by politician Hopeson Adorye during a recent interview on the station. Hopeson …

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Chad’s Prime Minister Resigns

Chad’s prime minister and opposition leader Succes Masra has tendered his resignation after interim President Mahamat Idriss Deby was confirmed as a winner of the May 6 presidential election, Masra said on Wednesday. Masra, a staunch opponent of the junta, which seized power in April 2021, was appointed prime minister …

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Hopeson Adorye Breaks Silence After Arrest

A leading member of the Movement for Change (M4C), Hopeson Adorye, has made his first public statement after he was arrested and detained on Wednesday. In a post on Facebook, Mr Adorye stated he has been elevated to glory, adding the battle is for the Lord.       The …

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‘I Have Evidence; Attorney-General Called Me At Odd Hours To Make A Case Against Ato Forson’ – Richard Jakpa

In the ongoing ambulance purchase trial, Richard Jakpa, the third accused, has levelled serious accusations against Attorney-General (A-G) Godfred Yeboah Dame. Jakpa alleged in open court that the AG had approached him multiple times, seeking his assistance to implicate Minority Leader and former Deputy Finance Minister, Dr. Cassiel Ato Forson. …

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VIDEO: Nursing Trainees Rejoice, Praise Govt After Receiving Their ‘Allawa’

Nursing trainee students nationwide are ecstatic after the government paid arrears of allowances owed to them. A video shared by an Accra-based Neat FM on Facebook on Wednesday, May 22, 2024, shows several trainees from a nursing training college rejoicing after receiving their payments. Some of the trainees could be …

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GFA General Secretary Closes CAF Regional Club Licensing Workshop In Accra

The General Secretary of the Ghana Football Association (GFA), Prosper Harrison Addo, has closed a three-day CAF Regional Club Licensing Workshop in Accra, urging knowledge sharing and exchange of ideas as part of efforts to improve the game in Africa. In his closing remarks to the 15 Member Associations (MA’s) …

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VIDEO: Hopeson Adorye Granted Bail

The Dansoman court has granted Hopeson Adorye, a leading figure in the Movement for Change, bail set at GH¢20,000 with two sureties. The decision followed Adorye’s arrest and subsequent court appearance on Thursday, May 23, 2024.     Adorye was arrested after making claims on an Accra-based radio station, which …

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