Author Archives: VibeGhana

Retraction and apology to Freddie Blay

It has come to our notice that a story we published on Sunday, March 27, 2016 regarding comments made by NPP’s Acting National Chairman contained some misrepresentation. Mr Freddie Blay in an interview had said he believed government wanted to provoke a CRISIS in the country. But a reporter who did the story misheard him to say ISIS and headlined ...

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Support EC for peaceful polls – Prof Delle

Electoral Commission (EC) in its quest to ensure free, fair, and transparent polls in November. Speaking to Class News, Professor Delle said support for the electoral management body was crucial if Ghana was to maintain her status as the beacon of democracy in Africa. “We are in an election year and I take this opportunity to call on Ghanaians that ...

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Terror alerts create undue panic – Police

The Police service is urging security analysts in the country to be cautious with their analysis of potential terrorist attacks on Ghana. In the view of the Police, regularly discussing possible ways terrorists could attack the country creates undue panic and fear among the citizenry. Ghana’s national Security Council has placed the country on high alert for terrorism following recent ...

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Gov’t to eliminate schools under trees by 2020 – Mahama

President John Dramani Mahama has lashed out at critics of his school under trees programme saying it is a work in progress. According to him, political opponents are using the programme to score cheap popularity. Speaking at the annual Tortsogbeza Festival of the chiefs and people of Sokpoe in the South Tongu District of the Volta Region, President Mahama said ...

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Social media can plunge Ghana into war – GMA warns

The President of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA), Dr Kwabena Opoku-Adusei, has warned that the country may be plunged into needless disturbances if false publications and broadcasts in the media, especially on social media, are not checked. He said social media had become a tool for persons thrilled with propagating false and malicious information to promote their agenda, warning that ...

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Job creation is my priority- Akufo-Addo

The flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the number one priority of his government, if elected into power, will be the provision of jobs. The NPP leader promised hundreds of thousands of jobs to the teeming masses of unemployed Ghanaian youth are desperately yearning for. According to him, well-thought out policies in the agricultural and ...

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BNI releases Capt. Koda

The Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) has released Captain (rtd) Edmund Koda, the head of the private security detail for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer, Nana Akufo-Addo. The ex-serviceman has been in BNI custody since Thursday over his alleged role in the invitation of three ex-police officers from South Africa to train the internal security personnel of the party. ...

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Honesty can transform Ghana – Campbell

Parish priest at the Christ the King Church Rev. Father Andrew Campbell has called on Ghanaians to eschew dishonesty, which he says is retarding Ghana’s development. Speaking to Class News on the sidelines of a musical concert organised as part of his 70th birthday celebration, Father Campbell advised Ghanaians to live honest lives. “What really disturbs me most is all ...

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I’ll solve Fulani problem – Akufo-Addo

A future Akufo-Addo government will learn from the Brazilian experience in tackling the recurrent Fulani problem in Ghana, three-time flagbearer of the biggest opposition party has promised. Nana Akufo-Addo stated that Brazil, with a population of some 200 million people, has a cattle population of some 213 million. “This, however, has not brought the kinds of problems we are facing ...

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