This Thursday morning, ace broadcaster, Kwami Sefa Kayi, takes his seat in the studios of Peace FM again, and with his panel members, they will discuss pertinent issues relating to governance and national interest.
These are some of the major news headlines for today:
* Election 2020: EC saved country $90m; reduced voting time to 3-5 minutes
* Flag issues that derail democracy - President urges ECOWAS institutions
* 2,126 lives lost in road crashes - MTTD
* Reconsider directive on Ghana Card - Organised Labour
* Coups d'etat in W/A: ECOWAS reviews protocols - President
* Extraordinary session of ECOWAS Parliament opens in Winneba
As part of activities to mark this year's Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) has put together series of events aimed sensitizing employees and the general public about early detection, treatment, impact and ways to prevent breast cancer.
Former Attorney General, Nii Ayikoi Otoo has advised the Member of Parliament for Ningo Prampram, Sam Nartey George, to eschew personal attacks and name-calling in his defense of the anti-Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ+) bill.
Lawyer Akoto Ampaw, a member of the bloc of academics and legal practitioners opposed to the anti-LGBTQ+ bill has said the position of religious institutions on the matter is a deviation of what in his view is taught by their respective faiths.
• An executive of the NDC in the Central Region has been accused of having sexual intercourse with his daughter
• He is facing criminal charges for committing incest
• Nana Hesse Ogiyir has questioned the silence of some NDC persons on the issue
A presidential staffer, Nana Hesse Ogyiri, has called out some prominent members of the opposition National Democratic Congress over their silence on the alleged case of incest against the Central Regional Communications Officer
•Muntaka believes the president comments has fueled LGBTQ+ advocacy in the country
•He thinks President Akufo-Addo should have been more decisive on the issue
•He was warned embassies not to refuse MPs visas due to their backing of the anti-LGBTQ+ bill
Mohammed Muntaka Mubarak, the Minority Chief Whip in Parliament has said that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s comment on the topic of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ+) rights in a 2017
John Boadu, the General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party, Razak Kojo Opoku and other leading members of the governing party deserve some recognition from the government, a member of the party has said.
Ghana’s Electoral Commissioner Jean Mensa has called on Ghana’s security agencies investigating the deaths recorded during the 2020 elections to share their reports in order for stakeholders to learn from it.