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2015-09-03 MFWA Condemns Assault On Journalist By Presidential Staffer, Demands Investigations
[MFWA] The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) is appalled by the recent assault on Yahya Kwamoah, a reporter of the state-owned Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) by presidential staffer Stan Dogbe.

2015-09-03 Ministry to Reduce Load-Shedding for Industrial Sector
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Power Ministry has directed the Load Management Committee to reduce the load being shed for the industrial sector from 130 megawatts to 100 megawatts with immediate effect.

2015-09-03 Mahama Is Defiling Ghana - NPP Organiser
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -Mr. Nelson Owusu Ansah, the Ashanti Regional Deputy Youth Organiser of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), has stated that the President, John Mahama, is defiling the country, as prices of petrol keep escalating in the face of the reduction on the world market.

2015-09-03 Akufo-Addo Begins 'Rise and Build Tour'
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The 2016 presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party, Nana AddoDankwaAkufo-Addo, will from Thursday, September 3, 2015, embark on a month long tour of the country to touch base with the party, ahead of the commencement of the campaign for the 2016 general elections.

2015-09-03 Global Human Development Sustainability - Men Must Step Aside for Women to Take Over the Administration of the United Nations in 2016
[Ghana Govt.] Do you know that come October this year, the United Nations (UN) would have clocked 70 solid years as a world body? It was precisely on October 24, 1945 that the UN officially came into being. Records show that the term "United Nations" was coined by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt and was first used in the Declaration by United Nations of January 1, 1942 during the Second World War, "when representatives of 26 nations pledged their Governments to continue fighting together against the Axis P

2015-09-03 Empowering Citizens to Access Information - Transitional Countries Doing Better Than Ghana
[MFWA] Several transitional countries in the West Africa region are doing better than Ghana in terms of demonstrating stronger commitment to transparent governance.

2015-09-03 Allow Tertiary Fee Owing Students to Write Exams
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The people of Nkoranza North and South Districts of the Brong-Ahafo Region could not take part in Tuesday's Local Level Elections, following postponement of the polls by the Electoral Commission, due to security reasons.

2015-09-03 Obuasi Assembly Revenue Tumbles
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Obuasi Municipal Assembly has initiated raft of actions to enlarge business activities to address the shortfall in revenue, after AngloGold Ashanti's relocation to a new site impacted heavily on the Assembly's finances.

2015-09-03 Tepa MP's Second Term Bid Threatened
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -Chances that the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for the Ahafo Ano North constituency, Kwasi Adusei, might retain his seat are very slim.

2015-09-03 Meeting Generation Target of 5,000mw - Wasteful Investments or Ensuring Adequate Reserve Margin? - Epri
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Even though the electricity crisis in Ghana is still precarious, there is nonetheless hope on the horizon that there will be regular supply of light soon. In recent events, Volta River Authority (VRA) sponsored a tour with journalists and civil society members to selected power generation plants in the country, which proved that the major interventions initiated by this government to end the load shedding are yielding positive results.

2015-09-03 NDC Youth Run Amok
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The sudden pullout by the Northern Regional Minister, Alhaji Mohammed-Muniru Limuna, from the National Democratic Congress (NDC) parliamentary contest has angered his loyal supporters in the Damongo Constituency, who have resorted to the unimaginable destruction of party properties.

2015-09-03 Nii Tetteh Oglie Celebrates First Anniversary
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Nii Tetteh Oglie II, last Saturday celebrated his first anniversary as Chief of Kpone-Mlitsapor, known popularly as Saki, in the Kpone-Katamanso amidst the display of rich Ga culture.

2015-09-03 Asanteman Council Mediates Between KMA, Traders
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Kumasi -The Standing Committee of the Asanteman Council (ASC) is to mediate in the fracas between the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) and the various traders associations in Kejetia, regarding the redevelopment of the Kejetia Bus Terminal.

2015-09-03 Who Wins Miss Malaika 2015?
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The 2015 Malaika journey so far has nothing but fun and excitement. It started with over 300 beautiful girls, then they were reduced to 40, then to 20, and now 16.

2015-09-03 Hearts Win Protest Against Kotoko
[Ghanaian Chronicle] The GFA Disciplinary Committee has upheld Accra Hearts of Oak's protest against Asante Kotoko in respect of the eligibility of Obed Owusu in their Match day 25 Premier League game played on August 2, 2015.

2015-09-03 Rwanda Vs Ghana - Three Black Stars' Players to Watch
[New Times] Rwanda take on Ghana this Saturday in Group H of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers at Amahoro Stadium, and here are three players in the Black Stars team that Amavubi must watch out for-they are captain Asamoah Gyan, Andre Ayew Dede and his young brother Jordan Ayew.

2015-09-02 Legendary Footballer, Coach Gyamfi Dies
[GFA] It's with great sadness that we learnt of the passing of the legendary Ghanaian coach and footballer C.K. Gyamfi.

2015-09-02 Press Bus Not Roadworthy Story - the Evidence
[Ghanaian Chronicle] Following the attack on The Chronicle by the PRO of NRSC that we concocted the PRESS BUS NOT RAODWORTHY story, we have decided to reproduce what happened at the launch of the National Road Safety Awards and the transcript of the conversation we had with the executive Director and an official at the Commission, via phone. The two formed the basis for our story. Please read on.

2015-09-02 Regional Currencies Remain Under Pressure
[Daily News] TANZANIAN shilling is expected to continue sliding against the dollar this week, undermined by demand from trading and oil companies.

2015-09-01 Ghanaians Vote for Local Officials
[AEP] Barring any drawbacks, Ghanaians will go to the polls on September 1, 2015, to elect assembly and unit committee members for the all metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDAs) in the country. In this light, your authoritative African Elections Project (AEP) brings you interesting figures (about this important local level election.

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