Monday, October 21, 2019


Ablekuma West MCE donates items worth GHC 90,000 to physically challenged persons within the Municipality

George Cyril Bray, Municipal Chief Executive of the Ablekuma West Municipal Assembly has donated items worth GHC90, 000 to physically challenged persons within the Assembly, ABC News can report. Items donated included freezers, industrial sewing machines, grinding machines, baking ovens, desktop computers and provisions, among others, were donated to these individuals. In total, about ninety (90) persons with disability benefitted from the gesture, which forms part of the programmes initiated by the Assembly and implemented...

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National Security takes a swipe at Mahama; accuses him of playing mischief, petty politics with security matters

The National Security Council has vehemently rejected claims, mostly peddled by opposition elements, that persons affiliated to the governing New Patriotic Party are undergoing training at the military training camp at Asutuare, ABC News can report. The Council insists that "this allegation is false and a deliberate effort to create false impressions about standard training programmes of national security recruits." Some members of the opposition National Democratic Congress fuelled that notion in the public domain...

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Dr. Ernest Addison selected to chair Board of Governors of World Bank, IMF

Governor of the Central Bank of Ghana, Dr. Ernest Yedu Addison, has been selected to chair the Board of Governors of the Bretton Woods Institution in 2020, ABC News can report. A statement released by the Central Bank on Sunday confirmed the appointment. According to the statement, sighted by ABC News,  Dr. Addison was selected to chair the Board of Governors on Friday, October 18, 2019, during the 2019 Annual Meetings Plenary of the IMF...

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Davido welcomes baby boy

Multiple award-winning Nigerian musician, David Adedeji Adeleke, better known by his stage name Davido, has welcomed his first male child, ABC News can report. The child was delivered by Chioma Avril Rowland, his girlfriend, in London ABC News can confirm. In a Twitter post by the Nigerian Superstar, he announced the delivery of a bouncing baby boy with a picture of himself and his son with the caption "OMOBA TI DE!!! DAVID ADEDEJI ADELEKE Jr I...

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Crime & Punishment

Seven Police officers assault two people, axe one to death in Ashanti Region

Some Police officers in the Konongo Divisional Police Command have allegedly assaulted two residents of Ashanti Akyem Adomfeh in the Asante Akim South Municipality of Ashanti Region leading to the death of one, ABC News can report. The deceased, whose name is still unknown, is said to be a popular driver of about 33 years, ABC News can report. According to an eyewitness account by the Assemblyman of the area, Samuel Kofi Boadu the police...

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Opposition party in Mozambique wants elections cancelled

Mozambique's main opposition party, Renamo, has pushed for the cancellation of the country's elections accusing the ruling party of violating the peace deal signed in August, ABC News can report. The opposition party claims Tuesday’s polls were littered with violent attacks on its supporters and several breaches of the electoral process. André Magibiri, General Secretary of the opposition party has said that the electoral process was "brutal and barbaric, with total violence, arbitrary arrests, ballot-box...

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