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Exit of NDC in 2017 inevitable – Henry Lartey

Exit of NDC in 2017 inevitable – Henry Lartey

Source: Graphic.com.gh The Leader of the Great Consolidated Popular Party (GCPP), Dr Henry Lartey, has said the economic difficulties Ghanaians are facing make the exit of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) from power in 2017 inevitable. He said the NDC government had failed to resolve the energy crisis due to its inability to diversify energy sources and there was the […]

Sachet Water To Hit 30p Next Month

Sachet Water To Hit 30p Next Month

A price of sachet water is expected to shoot up to 30 pesewas by June following the 9% increase in petroleum prices, the association in charge of sachet water production has served notice.‘Pure water’ currently sells at 20p and 10p in certain parts of rural Ghana.According to the president of the Sachet and Packaged Water Producers Association Magnus Nunoo, the […]

Gospel Music in Ghana is Progressing–Minister Francis Amo

Gospel Music in Ghana is Progressing–Minister Francis Amo

Ahead of the 2015 Ayeyi Kese which will be held at the Top Auditorium in Sunyani on the 31st of May, Minister Francis Amo in an exclusive interview with the News Hunter Daily Magazine disclosed that he doesn’t personally compete for awards. The Ghanaian Song Writer, Composer, Performer and Worship Leader said, “I don’t see hiplife or other musicians selling […]

I’m on my way out of NPP – Ampong

I’m on my way out of NPP – Ampong

Source: Starrfmonline.com Former Greater Accra communications director of the NPP Michael Ampong has said he is considering resigning from the opposition party following the killing of the party’s Upper East regional chairman Adams Mahama. He, however, said he will sue fellow party member Kennedy Agyapong for alleging that Mr. Mahama’s death was masterminded by the party’s national chairman Paul Afoko. […]

Adams Mahama summons teary NPP to Bolga

Adams Mahama summons teary NPP to Bolga

Source: myjoyonline.com Virtually everybody who matters in the opposition New Patriotic Party is either in, or their way to, the Upper East Regional capital Bolgatanga. The tragic death of the regional party chairman there Thursday morning rallied everybody including the flagbearer of the party who was in Europe to Bolga. Nana Akufo-Addo had to cut his trip and rush back […]

NPP Brawl: Kufuor must speak up now – Amoako Baah

NPP Brawl: Kufuor must speak up now – Amoako Baah

Source: Starrfmonline.com A Political Scientist Dr. Richard Amoako Baah has urged former president John Kufuor and other leading members of the NPP to speak up and bring calm to the distressed opposition party. According to him, the nature of the crisis that has befallen the Danquah-Busia-Dombo tradition demands the intervention of people with higher pedigree in resolving it. The main […]

‘Let’s ensure ‘irreplaceable’ Adams does not die in vain’

‘Let’s ensure ‘irreplaceable’ Adams does not die in vain’

Source: myjoyonline.com New Patriotic Party Vice Presidential candidate Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has arrived at the home of slain Upper East Regional Chairman, describing him as an “irreplaceable man”. Calling for calm and unity, Bawumia said the party must ensure that the tragic death of Adams Mahama “is not in vain”. Mahama was attacked with acid Wednesday evening and died Thursday […]

‘Dumsor’ to worsen as Nigeria cuts gas supply to Ghana

‘Dumsor’ to worsen as Nigeria cuts gas supply to Ghana

The current energy crisis in the country is likely to worsen in the coming days as Starr News can confirm that Nigeria has cut gas supply to Ghana. The situation, has been occasioned by a protest currently being staged by staff of the Nigerian Gas company. Confirming the development to Starr News the Corporate Affairs Manager of the West Africa […]

Judicial Service workers call off strike

Judicial Service workers call off strike

Written by  Nana Konadu Agyeman | The members of the Judicial Service Staff Association of Ghana (JUSSAG) have decided to resume work today, bringing an end to the indefinite strike they embarked on over the non-payment of their outstanding allowances by the government. The strike was called off following the decision of the government to release the outstanding allowances owed […]

5 Doctors sue Movenpick for violating their rights

5 Doctors sue Movenpick for violating their rights

Written by  Mabel Aku Baneseh | Five female medical doctors have dragged the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel Limited and its General Manager to the Human Rights Court for discrimination. According to the applicants, on February 6, 2015, they had gone to the hotel to celebrate the birthday of one of their colleagues but they were turned away because they did not […]