Nana Akufo-Addo Lost the Election Petition but Won the Peace for Ghana

Mr Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

 By: Samwin J Banienuba* An English literary critic is reported to have once said that the greatest virtue in life is real courage to face facts and live beyond them. When faced with the judgement that the National Patriotic Party (NPP) had lost the election petition they lodged with the Supreme Court, Nana Akufo-Addo rose to the occasion with More...

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Bright Simons
By On Monday, August 19th, 2013

Why African Women Bleach & The Golden Niche Of Marketing

 By: Bright Simons* “Bleaching” is the preferred term in many parts of Africa for the use of cosmetics that lighten the tone of the skin. In 2011, the German government funded a study by the World Health More...

Sierra leone Law-Court
By On Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Ghanaian born award winning investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw testifies in Sierra Leone corruption case

 In Sierra Leonean High Court Ghanaian born award winning investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas (PW5) is the latest witness to testify in the anti corruption case involving Momoh Kemoh Conteh. On Monday More...

IN OFFICE: Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama takes the oath during his inauguration ceremony in Accra on Monday
By On Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

Mahama inaugurated as Ghana’s president

 ACCRA — John Dramani Mahama was on Monday sworn in as Ghana’s president, promising to give more people access to opportunities in West Africa’s second-biggest economy. IN OFFICE: Ghanaian President John More...

Ghana's opposition refuses to concede defeat
By On Sunday, December 30th, 2012

Ghana’s opposition NPP challenge poll outcome in court

 APA – Accra (Ghana):  The leadership of the National Patriotic Party (NPP) has began challenging the results of the December 7 presidential and parliamentary elections in the Supreme Court of Ghana. Ghana's More...

John Mahama, President of Ghana
By On Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Ghana election: John Mahama declared winner

 Ghana’s presidential election has been won by incumbent John Mahama, the electoral commission has announced. It said Mr Mahama had secured 50.7% of votes, with opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo on 47.74%. John More...

Reverend Olive Barnor (Photo: Francis Kokutse)
By On Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Ghana youth suicide rate rises amidst taboos

 The rate of suicide among young Ghanaians is setting off alarm bells. Statistics recently compiled by the Network for Anti-Suicide and Crisis Prevention reveal that 531 youngsters aged between nine and 19 More...

Funeral of  the Late John Atta Mills
By On Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Dignitaries Pay Their Last Respects To the late President Atta Mills of Ghana

 Ghana News Agency (GNA) The body of Late President John Evans Atta-Mills lies in state at the Banquet Hall of the State House as mourners file pass. Funeral of the Late John Atta Mills Dressed in black suit, More...

People read newspapers reporting the death of Ghana's President John Atta Mills on Tuesday, in the capital Accra. Ghana has seen a smooth transition of power after the sudden death of its president, but as the nation mourns attention is already turning to who will replace him as the ruling party's candidate in a December vote.
By On Sunday, July 29th, 2012

As Ghana mourns President, focus turns to December election race

 Ghana has seen a smooth transition of power after the sudden death of its president, but as the nation mourns attention is already turning to who will replace him as the ruling party’s candidate in a More...

President John Dramani Mahama
By On Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Vice President,John Dramani Mahama sworn in as President of Ghana

 ACCRA — Ghana’s John Dramani Mahama, sworn in as president on Tuesday following the sudden death of John Atta Mills, says he was forever changed by his boyhood experiences during a 1966 military coup. President More...