Author Archives: VibeGhana

Ghana moving in wrong direction – Carl Wilson

Ghana is moving in the wrong direction, a trend which must be halted by changing the current government in the November 7 polls, Mr Carl Wilson, a member of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC), who has now formed a new political movement ahead of the November polls, has said. The former Head of Port Security during President John Mills’ ...

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Utility Tariffs: We’re in ‘serious distress’ and dying … – Baako cries

Kweku Baako has called on the government and the major players in energy sector to devise better methods to address the headache of electricity bills on Ghanaians. He blamed the government, the Public Utility Regulatory Commission and the Electricity Company of Ghana for the energy hardships confronting electricity consumers. The Public Utility Regulatory Commission (PURC) has recently picked a bone ...

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Muntari can’t play for Ghana anymore – Commission of enquiry

Spokesperson of the 2014 Brazil World Cup commission of enquiry Thomas Boakye-Agyeman has spelt doom on Ghana international Sulley Ali Muntari claiming he cannot play for Ghana anymore. The Al Ittihad player apologised for his actions at the 2014 World Cup on Tuesday, two years after the incident led to dismissal from the Black Stars and a disgrace to the ...

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Airtel Ghana bags third recognition as best telecom company

Following the recognition as the Most Socially Devoted Brand in Ghana by Socialbakers – the leading online, independent, global social media analytics and publishing company and a special recognition by the Ghana Social Media Rankings (GSMR) as the Most Influential Telecom Company on Social Media, Airtel – Ghana’s Best Data and Internet Service provider was adjudged the telecom company with ...

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Critical investments show improved well-being of Ghanaians – Gov’t

The government has said that while it has made modest economic gains, it is more focused on the well-being of Ghanaians. It explained that its position was that mere economic growth and its associated indicators were necessary but not sufficient measurement of human well-being. “We believe human development is a more encompassing and comprehensive way to conceptualise development, as it ...

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‘Trending Mzznaki’ plans to shed ‘a little weight’

Mzznaki Tetteh who is currently trending on social media and in international news because of her plus size says she is working on losing some weight. In her first television appearance after her pictures went viral, Mzznaki told Joy News’ Israel Laryea it has not been easy trying to lose weight but maintained she is on it. Mizznaki and her ...

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Muntari can’t play for Ghana anymore – Commission of enquiry

Spokesperson of the 2014 Brazil World Cup commission of enquiry Thomas Boakye-Agyeman has spelt doom on Ghana international Sulley Ali Muntari claiming he cannot play for Ghana anymore. The Al Ittihad player apologised for his actions at the 2014 World Cup on Tuesday, two years after the incident led to dismissal from the Black Stars and a disgrace to the ...

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NDC record solid; We don’t steal manifesto ideas – Kofi Adams

The national organiser of the NDC has described as laughable, claims by the largest opposition party, NPP, that government is waiting for them to launch their manifesto in order to steal ideas. Mr Adams said NDC’s track record is solid and verifiable and not interested in stealing anyone’s ideas. “The party is focused and knows beneficiaries of the numerous projects ...

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Nana Addo needs spiritual help – Prophet Kobi

Electoral victory would elude the New Patriotic Party (NPP) for the third time in a row if the party does not take steps to seek spiritual intervention for its presidential candidate, Nana Akufo-Addo, says highly respected seer and Christian leader, Prophet Emmanuel Badu Kobi of the Glorious Wave Ministry. “If Nana wants to win the election, he knows what to ...

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Solution to ECG problem: Gov’t must pay debt, replace managers – NPP MP

Member of Parliament for Ablekuma North Constituency on the ticket of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Hon. Justice Joe Appiah has joined the crusade against the privatisation of the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). The Public Utility Workers Union (PUWU) and the Public Services Workers Union (PSWU) have called on Government to halt the privatisation of Electricity Company of ...

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Public holidays impeding productivity – Ace Ankomah

A legal Practitioner, Mr Ace Ankomah, has called for a drastic reduction in the number of public holidays in the country, explaining that the current system where almost every landmark day is observed as a public holiday was disingenuous to national development. Given that productivity is virtually grounded on every public holiday, Mr Ankomah said the more public holidays the ...

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I will ‘step on toes’ to work for Ghana — Dr Edward Mahama

The 2016 Presidential Candidate of the People’s National Convention (PNC), Dr Edward Nasigre Mahama, has hinted that he will “step on toes” in order to ensure that the right thing is done for the country if elected President. “I may end up being a one-term President because I will step on toes to work for the collective interest and good ...

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Grant not keen on inviting new players into Black Stars

Ghana coach Avram Grant has noted that he is content with the current crop of players in the Black Stars and will be very difficult to bring in new players. According to him, it will only take something beyond his control to bring in new faces as he looks set to win Ghana’s fifth Africa Cup of Nations title. “At ...

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Committee confirms errors in ECG billing software

. The committee, headed by the Executive Secretary of the Energy Commission, Michael Opam, is convinced that the increasing reports of overbilling were caused by a dysfunction in the ECG’s billing software. The committee was set up following numerous complaints made by power consumers. The Deputy Power Minister, John Jinapor, who made the remarks in an interview with Citi News, ...

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