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Energy Minister Defends ExxonMobil Oil Exploration Deal

Mr Boakye Agyarko, the Minister of Energy, has said the Government signed an oil exploration contract with the ExxonMobil Company to explore for oil in the Deeperwater Cape Three Points Oilfields because it has the capacity to deliver. He said government’s policy for the upstream oil industry was to undertake …

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Ayariga drags government to Supreme Court over MASLOC, Free SHS

The Bawku Central Member of Parliament has filed a suit against the Akufo-Addo administration over its infrastructure for poverty eradication programme, Planting for Food and Jobs as well as the operations of existing agencies like the Microfinance and Small Loans Center (MASLOC) among others. About GHC7 billion has been alloted …

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Sister-In-Law To NLA Boss Gets 11 Contracts In One Day?

Eleven contracts awarded to the sister-in-law of the Chief Executive of the National Lotteries Authority, Kofi Osei Ameyaw, has raised questions of conflict of interest. The CEO approved the contracts worth more than half a million cedis to Rama Hassan to supply end-of-year packages. All the contracts were dated November …

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Wiafe-Amoako elected NPP chairman in Toronto

Dr. Francis Wiafe-Amoako was elected chairman of the Toronto chapter of the New Patriotic Party over the weekend. He won a landslide victory, comfortably beating Kwaku Gyetua in an election which initially was thought to be a stiff competition between both men. A third contender Macdonald Agbenyo stepped down just …

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Sex scandal: Sack officers – Ex-police boss

A former Commanding Officer of the Formed Police Unit of the Ghana Police Service Chief Superintendent (Rtd) Hamza Yakubu has advised the Inspector General of Police to fire Ghanaian peacekeepers accused of sexual abuse. Ghana’s 46-member team to South Sudan has been recalled as investigations are conducted into the allegations …

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