Monthly Archives: February 2018

South Africa: ANC decides Zuma must go ‘urgently’

South Africa’s governing African National Congress (ANC) has formally asked President Jacob Zuma to resign for the sake of the country. But despite the ANC’s top leadership deciding to “recall” him “urgently”, the scandal-hit Mr Zuma was still in power on Tuesday. He is expected to respond to the request …

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NPA to review 15% petroleum tax after fuel demo

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) says prices of petroleum products are likely to go down in the coming days. The Chief Executive Officer of the NPA, Mr Hassan Tampuli who hinted of the possible reduction attributed this to the decline in crude oil prices on the global market last week. …

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Textile workers to stage massive demo over job losses

The Textile, Garment and Leather Employees Union (TEGLU) is demanding that the cost of utilities be slashed by 50 per cent. It is also demanding the removal of VAT on locally produced textile prints to save local textile manufacturing companies from collapse. According to TEGLU, local textile manufacturing companies have …

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Martin Amidu unanimously approved as Special Prosecutor

Special Prosecutor nominee Martin Amidu has received an overwhelming endorsement from Parliament’s Appointments Committee, Myjoyonline.com has learnt. In a crucial make or break meeting minutes after the nine-hour-long vetting Tuesday, all the members of the Committee unanimously supported the former Attorney-General’s approval as the first Special Prosecutor. Confirming the decision …

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Government to take digital land registration seriously – Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawaumia has reassured Ghanaians that the Akufo-Addo government will take the digitalization of land very seriously. He described the bottlenecks associated with land registration in Ghana a major problem which needed to be addressed within the shortest period. At a visit to the Land Registration Division …

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NPP youth wants Minister’s aide as Nasara Coordinator

Source:Savannanews24.com/Hamza Lansah Lolly : Some NPP youth in the Northern Region are vigorously campaigning for the Deputy Northern Regional Minister Hon Solomon Boar’s special aide Mr. Adam Abdul Fatawu Danjeda to become the Northern Regional Nasara Coordinator of the NPP. Mr. Adam Abdul Fatawu who is the current Nasara Coordinator …

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Nana Addo leads, as admirers pay tribute to Ebony

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuffo Addo and other fans and admirers, on social media, have paid tribute and condolence to the grieving family of the late dancehall artiste Ebony Reigns. Nana Addo tweeted on his official Twitter account at 0214 hrs today, “Saddened by the news of the death of …

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Tina Abrefa-Gyan, PhD Outlines Her Vision For NPP-USA

Dear NPP-USA family, I am an active member of NPP-USA both at the local and national levels. I hold my local membership in the Washington DC chapter where I serve as the Vice Chair (Ag) and as the Deputy Secretary at the NPP-USA national level. At both levels, my contributions …

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Mac Dan doles out cash for baby treatment in Tamale

Source: Savannanews24.Com/ Rafiq Abdulai: The Mac Dan foundation has doled out a cash donation of GH10,000 to support the treatment of a baby who’s suffering from spinal disorder. Parents of the baby Abdul Rashid Abdullah Alabira and Faiza Salifu both farmers, have been seeking to raise GH7,000 to pay For …

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