• October 23, 2021

News

Rapper Samuel Adu Frimpong (Medikal) has been remanded into prison custody for five days after pleading not guilty to the charge of displaying arms and ammunition. He was picked up by personnel from the Accra Regional Command of the Ghana Police Service for allegedly brandishing a gun on social media. He was subsequently denied bail […]

The Minority in Parliament is demanding a re-run of all Metropolitan, Municipal, and District Chief Executive confirmation elections that have been marred by violence and perceived manipulation. At a press conference on Tuesday, the Minority cited Bibiani-Anwhiaso-Bekwai, Assin South, Sekyere-Kumawu, and Cape Coast as some areas where the government used “crooked means to manipulate the […]

Ghanaian rapper, Samuel Adu Frimpong, aka Medikal, has been arrested for brandishing a gun in a video on social media. Medikal was with his wife, Fella Makafui, at the Accra Regional Police Command charge office. He was brought to the station by police and is currently in police custody. One of the lawyers who represented […]

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has told the leadership of his party, the New Patriotic Party (NPP), to ensure that the process to elect a presidential candidate ahead of the 2024 elections is fair. He indicated that fairness in the process will reduce the level of divisions that will come in the party as a result of […]

Popular Comedian and actor Benson Nana Yaw Oduro Boateng known as Funny Face has been referred to the Psychiatric Hospital for re-examination by the Kaneshie District Court. This was after he was charged with one count of threat of death by the Kaneshie District Court. Even though the charge was read to him in court […]

The National Chairman of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, has warned persons campaigning to unseat incumbent MPs of the party, to desist from such acts or face disciplinary action. According to Mr Ofosu-Ampofo, it is anti-party for any person to begin campaigning when the party has not opened nominations to […]

A former Minister of Trade and Industry, Ekwow Spio-Garbrah, has sued the Ashanti Regional Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako popularly known as Chairman Wontumi for defamation. Mr. Spio-Garbrah is taking the action because he claims Mr. Wontumi called him a thief on a live TV show in September 2020. […]

Reggae/dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale has been arrested by officials of the Ghana Police Service. The Service confirmed his arrest through a Facebook post on Tuesday, October 19 and assured of further “details to follow shortly”. This comes after the singer, born Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jnr, embarked on what has now been confirmed as a […]

The Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) has warned it will file a Police complaint against dancehall artiste Shatta Wale if the report of attacks on him is a hoax. It comes after widespread reports on social media that the controversial artiste has been shot by unknown gunmen.   The Personal Assistant of […]

Former President, John Dramani Mahama, claims the deployment of military personnel to collation centres forced some electoral officers to declare results in favour of the governing New Patriotic Party. The former President says the 2020 election was not transparent, as touted by the Electoral Commission and government. Speaking on Global FM in Ho during his […]