When GhanaÂ’s Transitional-President, John Â“Paradigm-ShiftÂ” Dramani Mahama, asserts imperiously that Â“No individual can claim to be the brain behind [the] fee-free Senior High School [proposition],Â” and that GhanaÂ’s Fourth-Republican Constitution Â“makes provision for a progressive institution of free Senior High School in the country,Â” he is only partly correct.
Article 42 of the 1992 Constitution states, Â“every citizen of Ghana of eighteen years of age or above and of sound mind has the right to vote and is entitled to be registered as a voter for the purposes of public elections and referenda.Â’Â’ This right has been duly effected since the 1992 democratic dispensation in Ghana.
In its effort to woo more votesÂ’ the Presidential ticket of the Convention PeopleÂ’s Party has begun a programme title Â“CPP Breaking News SeriesÂ”. This is aimed at bringing out pressing issues troubling the minds of people of Ghana.
In the midst of challenging times for businesses around the world, itÂ’s clear that organisations are looking for professionals who have the capacity to make sense of complex issues in order to make things work better.
An Ivorian-born hospitality consultant, Jean Marcel Tape, has filed a petition at the presidency claiming $1.71 million reportedly incurred by the Kojo Bonsu-led National Sports Council (NSC) in unpaid tour packages for Ghanaian football supporters who travelled to South Africa for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Defending champions, Kumasi Asante Kotoko are still searching for their first win in the Glo premier league after Kpando Heart of Lions pulled an injury time equalizer to deny the Porcupine Warriors the three maximum points on Match Day 3.
Chief Executive Officer of Accra Brewery Limited and Voltic (GH) Limited, Gred Metcalf, scored all three chances of the maiden edition of the CEOÂ’s penalty shoot outs of the JOY Sports Invitational Tournament at the El Wak Stadium on Saturday.
Black Stars midfielder, Andre Morgan Dede Ayew, has expressed reservation about the way the Ghana Football Association (GFA) handled his alleged misconduct in the recent Africa Nations Cup qualifier against Malawi in Lilongwe, despite rendering an unqualified apology to the technical team of the senior national team and his teammates just in time to avoid any sanctions.
In a not so carefully worded account on www.myjoyonline.com, Mr Isaac Mensah sought to offer a botched interpretation of the segment of the NDC 2012 manifesto that proposed an upgrade of polytechnics to technical universities that would award degrees to students.
As the taxi drove through my gate, my heart jumped and my only prayer was to be able to look at him in the face this time. It is his first day at home after spending five days at the Cholera Unit of the Achimota Hospital.