First Lady outdoors “Live Strong with Iron’’ Campaign

Lydia Kukua Asamoah, GNA

Accra, Oct 16, GNA –
Mrs Rebecca -Addo, the To start with Lady, on Wednesday out-doored a campaign to
raise recognition and educate the general public on the effects of iron deficiency and the
have to have for correct diet.

Dubbed: “Live Potent
with Iron’’, it would use channels together with media, consumer fora, academic
materials amid other platforms to sensitize men and women on the need to have to take in iron
loaded food each day and its benefits.

The marketing campaign,
initiated by Nestlé Ghana, would complement attempts by the governing administration and other
stakeholders in direction of contributing to the United Nations Sustainable Improvement
3 – Superior Well being and Wellbeing.

Mrs Akufo-Addo stated
at the start, which also shaped section of functions marking Earth Meals Day
celebrations in Ghana that iron deficiency was a popular wellness problem and a
important contributor to anaemia in Ghana, nonetheless, the alternatives have been simple and
within get to.

She emphasised the
require to pull synergies together to tackle the country’s dietary
issues, stating, “let us do it with a perception of urgency and great

Mrs Akufo-Addo stated
the 2014 Ghana Demographic and Well being Survey estimates that 66 per cent of
kids under five a long time and 42 for each cent of females in their reproductive age
have been anaemic.

“We know that
malnutrition in both kids and adult effects the social and economic development
of our state negatively. Little ones with anaemia encounter irreversible
cognitive and developmental delays, even though afflicted grown ups, working experience reduced
productivity because of to exhaustion and tiredness among the other indications,” she included.

Iron deficiency, she
explained, was a challenge that could be solved proficiently, by adopting and
utilizing the suitable tactics together with relooking at the food stuff methods and
positioning them to support the supply of sustainable nutritious diet plans and
much better diet for all.

Madam Philomena Tan,
Taking care of Director of Nestlé Ghana, explained the “lack of Iron in day-to-day foodstuff ingestion
impacted the wellbeing and efficiency of the two gals and kids. This
integrated the incapability of deficient little ones to focus in college and excel

“The remedy to
iron deficiency are all around us ranging from nearby and acquainted farm produce
to rightly fortified food items. We, at Nestlé are major this campaign to assist
persons and households detect and try to eat foodstuff prosperous in iron to support suppress the

She stated that the
iron marketing campaign would contribute to fulfilling Nestlé’s ambition to assistance 50
million children lead more healthy lives by 2030 in line with its function of
“enhancing good quality of daily life and contributing to a much healthier future”.

Professor Matilda
Steiner-Asiedu, existence-extensive advocate of nutrition and instant past Dean of
Faculty of Organic Sciences, University of Ghana reported overall health problems arising
from iron-deficiency could be conveniently prevented with a correct eating plan.


NCCE launches campaign on Referendum in North East Region

Rashid Mbugri, GNA

Nalerigu (NE/R),
Oct. 9, GNA – The Countrywide Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has introduced a
sensitization and awareness campaign in the North East on the
District Amount Elections (DLEs) and Referendum for the Modification of Post 55 (3)
of the 1992 Constitution.

This was to educate
and encourage citizens in the Region to actively participate in the method
slated for December 17, 2019.

The event was
attended by regular rulers, spiritual leaders, civil society organisations,
Individuals with Disability, youth teams, and parties amid some others.

Mr Kojo Tito, the
Secretary to the NCCE, mentioned Post 55 (3) of the 1992 Constitution gave the
President the mandate to appoint metropolitan, municipal and district main executives
(MMDCEs) with two-third bulk acceptance from the assembly.

That, he mentioned,
wanted to be amended to improve inclusive democratic governance and
transformational improvement.

He additional that
Write-up 55 (3) was an entrenched clause and could only be amended with public
approval in a national referendum.

He stated the NCCE
performed a investigation in 2014, which discovered that greater part of the citizenry
preferred that MMDCEs had been elected, hence the 

Mr Tito mentioned DLEs
and the Referendum would require citizens to vote on 3 difficulties the election
of Unit Committee customers, Assembly associates and to Vote “Indeed” or
“No” for the participation of political parties in the election of

He mentioned at minimum 40
for every cent or a lot more out of the total registered voters should flip out to vote, out
of which 75 for each cent or more will have to vote in favour of the Referendum.

He, consequently,
inspired the electorates to arrive out in their quantities to vote on the salted
date to propel sustainable development in their respective areas.

Mr Chimsi Musah,
the Deputy Director at the North East Regional Co-ordinating Council, who
introduced the marketing campaign, claimed govt was fully commited to deepening the
decentralisation approach by offering citizens the likelihood to decide on the
modification of the Constitution by way of the Referendum.

Alhaji Abdul Razak
Saani, the Northern Regional Director of the NCCE, urged contributors to
educate other folks in and exterior their communities on the will need to actively
participate in approach.

Mr Abudu
Abdul-Ganiyu, the Head of Coaching at the Countrywide Identification Authority
(NIA), advised all citizens to sign-up for their Ghana Playing cards as it would be
useful in so lots of strategies.

The individuals
acknowledged the relevance of the Referendum and urged all citizens to vote
“Yes” for the participation of political get-togethers in the elections of MMDCEs.


Run campaign devoid of insults

The Municipal Main Government for Obuasi Municipal Assembly, Elijah Adansi-Bonah has recommended Assembly Users and Device Committee Associates aspiring to contest the forthcoming District Assembly Elections to handle by themselves effectively and run a rate campaign devoid of insults and threats.

He created this connect with at the closing Typical Assembly meeting of the Sixth Assembly held very last week in Obuasi.

The meeting was in reaction to a directive issued by the Ministry of Regional Govt and Rural Improvement ( MLGRD) for all MMDAs to be dissolved by Monday, 7th Oct, 2019.

Mr. Adansi-Bonah further congratulated the Assembly customers for their hard function and staff function considering that their elections in September, 2015.

He praised them yet again for their motivation and determination to duty which he reported, has benefited the Assembly in numerous ways.

The Presiding Member of the Obuasi Municipal Assembly, Lawrence Nana Bondah- Obeng on his section made a passionate appeal to Assembly Customers and Unit Committee members to continue on to collaborate with Conventional leaders to oversee to the functions of their Electoral parts in advance of a new Assembly is reconstituted.

Mr. Bondah-Obeng quoted Act 246 of the 1992 Constitution and Act 936 Area 6 (1) of Community Governance Act, 2016 which stipulate the phrase for District Assembly. Once again, he explained, Act 244(3) of the 1992 Constitution and the Area 10 of the design standing orders of MMDAs and Act 936,Portion 17 of the Community Governance Act offer you the Presiding member the authority to dissolve the Assembly at the stop of just about every assembly.

He also praised the Assembly associates for their diligence, hardwork and dedication to duty, throughout the interval. He claimed ” you have fought a good combat, you have ran a very good race, what is remaining is for the electorates to recognize your excellent works and contributions and reward you accordingly by providing you a further mandate to stand for them arrive 17th December, 2019″.

The Presiding Member who is known to have instilled self-discipline in the Residence considering that he was sworn- in on 19th June, 2018, all over again said, it is his hope that the subsequent Assembly would emulate the enviable features and expectations set by this Assembly.

Mr. Kwarteng, the Member of Parliament for the Obuasi West Constituency was current at the meeting and took section in deliberations.

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Politicians shamelessly looting public purse to recover campaign funds

Former Commissioner for the Commission on Human Legal rights and Administrative Justice ( CHRAJ),  Justice Emile Francis Small has accused of shamelessly looting the condition coffers in buy to get better marketing campaign .

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The former decide and
educational stated that the campaigning to get elected in Ghana is expensive and
politicians are likely to do every little thing feasible to recover the monies expended to
get into business.

“And if you’re
elected, what happens – and this is an open magic formula- is that they will do
almost everything they can by hook or criminal to get well their fees by raiding the
general public purse,” he bemoaned.

For him, no matter whether
politicians expend their personal assets or are sponsored, they do whatsoever
probable usually through corrupt procedures to pay out back their sponsors or have
their dollars back again.

“When they
(politicians) have been sponsored by individuals or corporations, the latter
expects to get a return for their investment decision that’s why the award of contracts,
invariably inflated contracts, or appointments to positions and at times these
appointments are not manufactured on the basis of merit which qualified prospects to weak institutions,”
he stressed.

He hence termed for discussions on marketing campaign funding which has been deserted to be revived so that a way to finance political functions can be fashioned out in order that corruption can be introduced to the barest bare minimum.

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Lately in the
primaries of Ghana’s two key political functions, the New Patriotic Occasion (NPP)
and National Democratic Congress (NDC), great quantities were being used on filing
service fees and campaigning with equally functions accusing each individual other of vote-shopping for. Zoure/2019

NPP MP banished from community over failed campaign promises

The New Patriotic Bash (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Savelugu Constituency, Mohammed Abdul Samed Gunu has been banished from Diare group by citizens, experiences.

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According to members of his have social gathering who led the revolt in the area, he should make sure that the h2o challenge and the Senior Substantial (SHS) he promised them are delivered prior to he can check out to explore challenges about the next election.

The aggrieved people who told that they have been taken for a journey by the MP, want this to serve as a deterrent to other folks who may well get foreseeable future elections in the insisting that they fact they are living in a rural place does not indicate they are fools.

Hon Mohammed Abdul Samed Gunu and his supporters ended up just about lynched at the weekend in the location all through a assembly with them to account for his stewardship in just the final two and 50 % decades as a lawmaker.

But the assembly was characterised by confusion as citizens declare it was the initially time since he was voted for to have visited the community when his colleagues in other regions went round to demonstrate appreciation and interacted with constituents to chart a new path.

In the ensuing melee, the MP was chased out of the neighborhood
though becoming hooted at with other folks in the history heard warning him hardly ever to
return to the spot if he valued himself as a lawmaker who need to have not renege on
his promises.

Assemblyman for the region Moro
Alhassan when reached for his responses by this portal verified they chased out
the MP and will not entertain him yet again until finally he will make do with his claims.

“He gave us claims and fortunately he won and went to
parliament. Following the elections he did not even arrive back to present appreciation
to the inhabitants. Most of individuals who chased him are NPP members…he informed them
that if he won the seat his precedence was supplying them drinking water for the spot and
a Senior Superior Faculty but none has been achieved”, he uncovered.

What is stated to have provoked them, Moro Alhassan uncovered was his refusal to check out the neighborhood to interact with them only to surface and started off condemning the earlier administration which angered the citizens.

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“He proceeds to use an previous project to brag as his accomplishment. But the residents solved not to deal with him if he dares stop by the area”, he unveiled. Zoure/2019

Watch: Video of Kwesi Nyantakyi on ‘campaign tour’ breaks internet


Previous president of the now-defunct Ghana Football Affiliation, Kwesi , has popped up in a movie that has long gone viral on the online.

Though the particulars of the movie are nonetheless sketchy, sources
within just the football fraternity say they are films of the former president and some
of his associates on a campaign tour to canvass for votes for one particular of the seven
candidates contesting for the GFA presidency.

Reputable information available to indicates the previous president and his allies, vital among the them being Kofi Manu, also acknowledged as Blue Blue, had been at the palace of Dormaahene, Osiadieyor Agyemang Badu to solicit for votes.

The online video has maverick Kofi Manu engaged in an altercation with some people whose faces did not present in the footage but who were being read taunting Blue Blue with Anas’ investigative expose with a passive Mr Nyantakyi leaning from a pickup car a several metres absent from the altercation.

Even while the youthful adult men in the video accused Mr Nyantakyi
and his mates of making an attempt to marketing campaign for a candidate considered to be Winfred
Osei , Mr Manu denied the allegations in the footage, asking, “Who explained to
you were being are right here to campaign”.

Mr Manu also informed a person of the young adult men that he was not the only individual who could lay claim to the palace of Dormaahene.

Observe the showcased video clip previously mentioned for more

Readers would remember that Mr Nyantakyi was handed a everyday living ban from all football-linked routines by FIFA in October 2018 pursuing different violations of the governing body’s ethics code, including bribery and corruption.

Nyantakyi, a previous member of FIFA’s Standard Council, was
uncovered responsible right being filmed by an investigative journalist in a lodge room
appearing to get a $65,000 bribe from a meant businessman trying to find to
sponsor the Ghanaian football league.

He was also fined 500,000 Swiss Francs ($498,000).

The adjudicatory chamber observed Mr Nyantakyi guilty of owning
violated artwork. 19 (Conflicts of curiosity), artwork. 21 (Bribery and corruption) and
artwork. 22 (Fee) of the FIFA Code of Ethics,” FIFA mentioned in a assertion.

As a consequence, Mr Nyantakyi was banned for everyday living from all
football-similar activities (administrative, sporting activities or any other) at both equally
nationwide and international degree.

Nyantakyi, who was also a former vice-president of the
Confederation of African Football, resigned in June immediately after a recording by
undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas appeared to exhibit him demanding
kickbacks to move on to top authorities officers, which includes the presidency.

Nyantakyi afterwards apologized to Ghana president Nana
Akufo-Addo and the government for what he called his “indiscretion”.

He denied any wrongdoing about match-fixing.

The scandal, along with undercover footage that confirmed
many match officers acquiring bribes, forced the suspension of the Ghana
Leading League in June, which has still not resumed.

Former Ghana Football Association (GFA) board member Kofi
Amoah was placed in charge of a 4-member normalization committee in
September that was tasked with steering the affairs of football in the country
for the up coming six months.

Osei Palmer campaign team rubbish Nyantakyi video links as ‘conjecture’

Sports activities News of Monday, 23 September 2019


Osei Kweku Palmer2Wilfred Osei Kwaku Palmer

There has been an official denial from marketing campaign crew of Ghana FA presidential aspirant Wilfred Osei Kwaku of hyperlinks with previous FA manager Kwesi Nyantakyi.

A widely circulated video on Monday morning shows the ex-FA manager at the palace of the chief of Dormaa, Nana Agyemang Badu. In the movie, folks suspected to be palace guards are noticed heckling users of Nyantakyi’s entourage and bodily restraining them from entry into the premises.

The video clip has brought on ripples in the soccer sphere because the two individuals accompanying Nyantakyi are Takyi Arhin and Kofi Manu, gentlemen who have been rumoured to be portion of the marketing campaign group of Osei Kwaku, aka Palmer.

But talking on Pleasure FM’s athletics examination software, Athletics Track, the strategist for Team Palmer debunked the assertions.

“The full factor helps make me chuckle. As far as Team Palmer is concerned, this is total conjecture and a figment of people’s creativity,” Ebo Appiah stated, arguing that there is no foundation or proof to connection his prospect to Mr Nyantakyi’s movements at the palace.

Appiah mentioned that Palmer was the very candidate to make the vacation to the Dormaahene, trying to find the chief’s assist forward of the GFA elections, and wondered why this would be vital.

Joy Sporting activities Monitor host Gary Al-Smith put it to Appiah that both equally Arhin and Manu have been acknowledged to be sympathetic towards the Palmer campaign.

“Yes, Takyi Arhin is a member of our campaign team, but he has not been unveiled as this kind of,” Appiah stated on the show, but denied that Kofi Manu was portion of their setup.

Appiah suspected foul play from opposing FA presidential aspirants, and warned that if they preferred to play filthy, Workforce Palmer is also all set to tow that line.

“Are you saying that because someone is sympathetic to us, and witnessed around the Dormaahene, it suggests he is going t speak to the Dormaahene for us? And does the Dormaahene not have a brain of his individual?”

Nyantakyi stays an influential figure in Ghana football despite the actuality that he’s below a FIFA daily life ban, following the functions of very last June’s Anas Aremeyaw documentary which properly killed his occupation in the activity. The common continues to be very skeptical of anyone seen to be joined with the previous GFA boss, owing to perceptions that carry on to dog his 13-12 months continue to be at the helm.

Whilst at pains to length all this kind of statements from his prospect, Appiah emphasised that Crew Palmer is committed to an difficulties-primarily based marketing campaign, devoid of what he known as “mushroom and gangster behaviour”.

In the past fortnight, three candidates perceived to be frontrunners in the race to be FA president – Wilfred Osei Kwaku, George Afriyie, and Kurt Okraku – have all been reported to have built trips to request the guidance of Nana Agyemang Badu.

Why is Dormaahene so significant in soccer?

With manage more than a huge landmass in the Bono and Ahafo territories, the Dormaahene is a effective figure in affairs all-around that spot, reviews JoyNews Bono Location correspondent Valuable Semevoh.

The common ruler is also a massive investor in football, and is also the proprietor of previous Ghana Leading League champions, Aduana Stars.

As it turns out, the Bono and Ahafo areas are a essential battleground for all presidential candidates due to the fact of the sheer quantity of football delegates in the space.

There are four Premier League golf equipment in the region – Aduana Stars, Berekum Chelsea, Bechem United, and Eleven Miracles – with every club having two votes in the coming elections. Also essential is the truth that there are up to 10 Division A person clubs in the locality, each with voting energy.

Include the simple fact that Regional Soccer Affiliation delegates usually look for the endorsement of the Dormaahene, and it is crystal clear why just about every candidate will want Nana Agyemang Badu in their corner.

According to Nhyira FM sports activities editor Dazzling Kankam Boadu, the classic ruler has already directed his club, Aduana Stars, to endorse yet another FA presidential prospect: George Afriyie.

“George himself built this recognized very last 7 days, so as much as we know Nana Badu’s vote is already long gone,” Boadu mentioned on the Pleasure Sports Monitor.

Campaigning has started out frenetically because it was verified very last Friday that 7 candidates experienced filed kinds to contest the FA presidency.

The elections are slated for Oct 25.

Gender Minister Begins Campaign On Eat ‘Gari’ And ‘Konkonte’ In schools

Gender Minister Begins Campaign On Eat ‘Gari’ And ‘Konkonte’ In schools

The Minister for , Young children and Social Security, Cynthia Mamle Morrison has kick-started off a new marketing campaign to encourage the consumption of ‘gari’ and ‘konkonte’, neighborhood foodstuff built from processed cassava.

The Minister’s marketing campaign started out at Asiakwa in the Abuakwa South Municipality of the Japanese Area wherever she joined caterers of the Ghana Faculty Feeding Programme (GSFP) in a cooking demonstration making use of ‘gari’ to put together nutritious ‘gari-fotoh’ (a blend of gari with stew).

She also believed them how to use the regional rice to get ‘jollof’ and ‘wakye’.

Noticed by Chiefs, Queenmothers, elders, and some dad and mom of Asiakwa group, Mrs. Morrison also a professional caterer fortified the ‘gari’ with special stew enriched with veggies, soybean and anchovies (keta university boys) to satisfy the demanded nutritional standard.

The foodstuff was served to over 1,500 pupils drawn from the Salvation Amy Primary, Asiakwa Methodist, Asiakwa Presby and Asiakwa R/C most important universities.

Talking later at a durbar of chiefs and men and women, the Minister for Gender also the Member of Parliament for Agona West disabused the minds of some influential mother and father who despise or see ‘gari’ as a food stuff for only the very poor.

She said “there is the will need for Ghanaians to create excellent taste for our regional meals like ‘gari’ and ‘konkonte’ manufactured from cassava, which can commonly be located in each community and is a lot affordable”. She stated that there are described scenarios of most students becoming underserved due to the fact caterers are not able to get the correct quantity of rice and yam at a higher charge.

Mrs. Morrison indicated that there is almost nothing wrong with students becoming served with ‘gari’ at the Senior Large School or beneath the University Feeding Programme. But the Minister was quick to incorporate that the food will have to be nutritiously served.

She stated a person of the principles of the Ghana Faculty Feeding Programme is to promote the use of community crops by caterers in get to increase the area financial state and lessen poverty amid farmers.

Even so, compared with Nigeria and other African nations around the world in which ‘gari’ is a mainly food items served in a lot of properties, university, at events, weddings, funerals and at other social gatherings, Ghana has not been in a position to turn ‘gari’ or cassava into an vital foodstuff.

The Minister pointed out that the Senior Substantial and the caterers of the Ghana School Feeding Programme could save a lot of funds if they will get their food stuff source from the neighborhood farmers and stop patronizing the imported merchandise.

The Performing Countrywide Coordinator of GSFP, Mrs. Gertrude Quashigah commended the Minister for having time off her fast paced schedules to affect the caterers with new cooking techniques.

She famous that the Government was significantly involved about the University Feeding since it has an effect on the life of above 2.6 million deprived pupils.

Mrs. Quashigah urged the caterers to adhere to the expected specifications of getting ready meals for the pupils, as Authorities also would make endeavours to apparent their nine days superb financial debt for the past quarter of 2018/2019 educational 12 months.

The Mankrado of Asiakwa, Nana Okyere Gyawu expressed appreciation to the Federal government and the Ministry of Gender, Small children and Social Protection for sustaining the GSFP of which his neighborhood is a big beneficiary.

The Queen Mother of Asiakwa, Nsutam, Masse Dokyi, Nana Akua Kwayowae I appealed to Mrs. Cynthia Mamle Morrison to assist the community and the Abuakwa South Municipality in general to combat the challenge of teenage pregnancy amongst most major, junior higher and senior significant school pupils.

E/R: DCE in car crash hours after campaign manager dies in accident

The DCE’s official motor vehicle was still left in tatters

The District Chief Government for Upper West Akyem, Eugene Sackey, has been hospitalised just he was associated in a in close proximity to lethal incident on the Suhum to Nsawam Extend of the Accra to Kumasi Highway.

The happened Friday September 20,2019. The official auto of the DCE collided  head-on with a speeding industrial automobile .

The DCE also contesting the Primaries of the ruling New Patriotic Social gathering in the space is now on admission at GraceVille Healthcare Middle.

Aide to the DCE -Jeffrey Ewusi William confirmed the incident to Starr Information.

According to him, the DCE is  recuperating.

The incident will come at the back again of a lethal motorcycle accident which led to the dying of his supervisor -Alfred Koranteng Thursday.

The DCE a short while ago crammed his nomination to request for reelection as Parliamentary Prospect for the third time in the Constituency, which has been occupied by NDC due to the fact 1992.

In 2012, Eugene Sackey was defeated by then incumbent Member of Parliament Joseph Sam Amankwanor by some 3,100 votes. Sackey however shut the gab to about 400 in the 2016 parliamentary and presidential election.

The DCE is hence hopeful of successful the seat for the NPP in 2020 if presented the nod as Parliamentary Candidate for the 3rd time.

Resource: Ghana/ Ansah

Efe – Campaign ft. Ice Prince, BOJ

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I’m Ready To Campaign For Any Political Party In 2020 – Nero X

Numerous well-known musicians and entertainers in Ghana have shared their views about the 2020 basic election, like endorsing their desired candidates and urging their fans to honor their votes.

Just like every single other election calendar year in Ghana, Politicians hire several strategies during election cycles as they look for to market their manifestos and garner the most votes.

Some of these strategies incorporate securing endorsements from well-known entertainers who normally wield significant influence between their fanbases.

Track writer and sensational Ghanaian singer, Joseph Nkrumah Buabeng, commonly identified as Nero X, has expressed readiness to report music for political functions forward of the 2020 typical elections.

Speaking in an job interview on SVTV Africa, the ‘Osey’ hit maker explained to host DJ Nyaami that, he will do music for any political bash which approaches him no matter of no matter if he supports the celebration or not.

“Of course why not? I’m doing work, that doesn’t indicate everything. If I occur to conduct at your marketing , that doesn’t suggest, I will vote for you or not until you persuaded me that, no matter what you are bringing on board will help us. The thing is, they arrive and assure us but fails to fulfill the guarantee.”

“Right now, I really do not even have hunger for voting for any individual, but if somebody comes out to abide by what ever we deliver on board, then why not. Due to the fact when they get there, they do not imagine about us once more, so when it’s time for election, we have the electrical power. So we just have to give them some thing to consider.” He extra.

Commenting on the 2020 common election, Nero X recommended the youth and Ghanaians in common to vote properly and desist from any political influence.

“2020 what can come can arrive, you comprehend?…the point is, you just comply with your coronary heart, appear at your issue and vote base on that. It is a norm, so you just check out your latest situation and vote base on that.”

Celebs declaring their assistance for political get-togethers has come to be an challenge of issue as some have remarked that it ends up obtaining adverse outcomes on the stars.

Many others even so mentioned that as soon as the structure of the land provides for flexibility of association, celebs need to equally and freely take pleasure in that political proper.

Nero X is out with a different inspirational gospel tune. He phone calls this just one “Jehovah”. Jehovah is a title supplied to the most higher God.

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I’m ready to campaign for any political party in 2020

Numerous well-liked musicians and entertainers in Ghana have shared their sights about the 2020 typical election, which include endorsing their favored candidates and suggesting to their enthusiasts who to vote for.

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Just like every other election 12 months in Ghana,
hire several strategies during election cycles as they seek out to market
their manifestos and garner the most votes.

Some of these procedures incorporate securing endorsements from
popular entertainers who typically wield substantial affect between their admirer bases.

Tune author and sensational Ghanaian singer, Joseph Nkrumah
Buabeng, commonly regarded as Nero X, has expressed readiness to document songs for
any events forward of the 2020 general elections if his companies are

Speaking in an job interview on SVTV Africa, the ‘Osey’ strike
maker informed host DJ Nyaami that, he will do tunes for any political social gathering which
techniques him irrespective of no matter whether he supports the get together or not.

“Of course why not? I’m working, that doesn’t signify just about anything.
If I appear to execute at your campaign, that does not necessarily mean, I will vote for you
or not except if you confident me that, whichever you are bringing on board will
assistance us. The issue is, they come and guarantee us but fails to satisfy the

“Right now, I do not even have hunger for voting for
everyone, but if any individual comes out to abide by whatever we convey on board, then
why not. For the reason that when they get there, they don’t feel about us once more, so when
it is time for election, we have the electricity. So we just have to give them
something to imagine.” He included.

Commenting on the 2020 basic election, Nero X suggested the
youth and Ghanaians in standard to vote sensibly and desist from any political

“2020 what can arrive can occur, you recognize?…the point
is, you just comply with your heart, seem at your ailment and vote foundation on that.
It’s a norm, so you just test your recent condition and vote base on that.”

Celebs declaring their assist for political events
has turn into an concern of concern as some have remarked that it ends up possessing
adverse consequences on the stars.

Other folks nevertheless mentioned that the structure of the land delivers for liberty of association, celebs should really similarly and freely enjoy that political correct.

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Nero X is out with another inspirational gospel tune. He
phone calls this a single “Jehovah”. Jehovah is a title specified to the most substantial God.

Observe the job interview down below: Zoure/2019

Freddie Blay’s former Campaign Manager Sylvester Tetteh is new NYA Boss

A Campaign Manager of Mr. Blay the Nationwide Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Sylvester Tettech has been appointed as the new performing Main Government Officer (CEO) of the Countrywide Youth Authority.

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He is being deputized by Nelson Owusu Ansah , Deputy CEO in demand of Operations and Christopher Arthur Deputy CEO in cost of Finance and  Administration according to verified info picked up by   

Mr. Sylvester Tetteh is a 2 times defeated NPP parliamentary candidate
for Ningo-Prampram Constituency when Nelson Owusu Ansah is the Ashanti
Regional Youth Organiser of the New Patriotic Social gathering (NPP),

It would be recalled that President Nana Addo Dankwa
Akufo-Addo past 7 days dismissed the Main Government Officer (CEO) of the
National Youth Authority (NYA) Emmanuel Sin-nyet Asigri and his two deputies
Mr. Richard Ebbah Obeng and Bright Acheampong.

The move adopted a failure
by the previous to succumb to stress from the Main of Workers, Akosua Frema
Osei-Opare to resign immediately a meeting in excess of allegations of procurement breaches.

A letter sighted by reads in element “I regret to inform you that the President of the Republic has terminated your appointment,” Sports activities Isaac mentioned in the termination letter.

He additional “Please make certain that you hand more than and stop to act” not later than close of company on Wednesday, 4th September, 2019.

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They ended up all subsequently directed to hand above to Director of Complex Tasks of the
Authority, Emmanuel Anaman-Mensah. Zoure/2019

NDC’s ‘campaign of falsehood’ shows lack of purpose – NPP

Common Information of Thursday, 12 September 2019


John Boadu321play video clipJohn Boadu, Basic Secretary of the NPP

The New Patriotic Social gathering (NPP) has taken on the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) above what it describes as “ of falsehood” by the celebration.

In accordance to the NPP, the NDC’s carry out smacks of absence of objective and unseriousness.

The NPP’s Normal Secretary, John Boadu, at a push meeting in Accra challenged some of the current by the NDC that NPP federal government is corrupt.

He stated the claims of corruption in the authorities by the NDC had been baseless and on major scrutiny will be located to be lies.

“Everybody will have to really feel cost-free to interrogate Govt steps, but the NDC’s marketing campaign of falsehood and mischievous intent really fails the exam of serious and purposeful governance,” John Boadu reported.

The NPP governing administration has not long ago appear assault from the NDC in excess of its corruption record.

The NDC, which is trying to find to unseat the NPP in the upcoming election by different media such as a latest press convention dealt with by its Common Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia reported

“The data present that President Akufo-Addo is however to demonstrate the stage of braveness confirmed by his predecessor in the fight versus corruption. He lacks the temperament and courage of his convictions to consider any much-achieving techniques.”

The NDC general secretary was responding to the President’s comment at the Ghana Bar Meeting in Takoradi that he had by no means independently declared any formal innocent in cases the place they were being alleged to be associated in corrupt specials but on levels of competition of investigations by proper bodies.

“All the chat of his incorruptibility on accounts of age and his life experiences are only synthetic creations created to clothe him in borrowed garments though he presides in excess of the largest heist in Ghana’s political and governance historical past. The anger is a apparent indication that the tolerance of Ghanaians is sporting slender and except a spectacular alter in the posture of the president is witnessed, we could be in for gloomy times,” Asiedu Nketiah additional.

But John Boadu in reaction at the NPP push meeting reported the governing administration will not be swayed by the claims of the NPP but remain centered and will use the applicable point out establishments to combat corruption.

“It is a disgrace that this concept does not look to have sunk in for the NDC. I suppose if you have been undertaking the very same unimaginative and destructive factor for the earlier 20-seven yrs, the longest any one entity has dominated in Ghana because independence, it is challenging to change gears and come up with genuinely impressive pondering and action,” he stated.

German Embassy Endorses Punctuality Campaign

Ambassador Christoph Retzlaff and Mr. Emmanuel Amarquaye with the punctuality pledge

The German Embassy in Ghana has signed on to the punctuality general training recognition campaign, lending its help to the actions of the Punctuality Ghana Basis.

The endorsement which was witnessed in a short ceremony at the workplaces of the German Embassy in Accra was to court docket the help of progress companions in addressing the bad frame of mind in direction of time administration and operate that significantly slows down the country’s progress.

Guide Punctuality Crusader, Emmanuel Amarquaye, in his remarks before the signing of the endorsement variety, claimed Germany has a established file of becoming punctual and hardworking, an attribute which informed the conclusion of the basis to seek their assist in the punctuality campaign.

“We strongly believe that punctuality that prospects to productivity is the crucial that Ghana and Ghanaians want to unlock our economic prosperity and if Germany has led the way, there is nothing at all completely wrong in mastering from them,” he explained.

He reported it was time citizen vacation resort to supplying their loyalty to the state by getting effective which starts off with punctuality.

“We feel and certain that punctuality connected with efficiency has the prospective of boosting authorities income which is pretty critical to our growth,” he extra.

He claimed the basis will be endeavor a variety of consciousness programme aimed at inculcating the routine of punctuality back into the Ghanaian culture.

“We will be conducting punctuality and productivity evaluation study, info selection on the leads to of lateness by public and civil sectors, punctuality wander and float,” he claimed.    

German Ambassador to Ghana, Christoph Retzlaff, in his remarks claimed the difficulty of punctuality has two perspectives very is respect for the person you are likely to meet up with.

“In Germany we have a popular indicating that punctuality is the curtsey of the kings that means that if you are punctual you respect the curtsey on the persons you guide,” he explained.

He extra that not becoming punctual is noticed as impolite and disrespectful in Germany.

He further more mentioned that for a present day modern society and a building a single like Ghana not staying punctual would simply just be an huge squander of productiveness and loss of effectiveness if all people came late to appointments.

Ambassador Retzlaff yet again pressured that currently being punctual is a quite significant prerequisite for a functioning point out.

By Jamila Akweley Okertchiri

Samsung drives smartphone usage with ‘Back-To-School’ campaign for 2019 Galaxy A series

Business News of Monday, 9 September 2019

Source: Samsung Ghana

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Samsung Electronics West Africa, has introduced its “Back-To-School” marketing to drive smartphone amongst the youth with its huge vary of 2019 Galaxy A Sequence.

The promotion which is working up to 20th September 2019 will see customers who obtain any of the 2019 Galaxy A Sequence acquire a free of charge instantaneous present ranging from battery packs, screen protectors to KFC Vouchers as effectively as other free of charge presents in the course of the period of time beneath terms and conditions.

According to Samsung, the present is readily available for only prospects who obtain authorized 2019 Galaxy A smartphones from an authorized supplier/retailer.

“We are fully commited to driving connectivity and digitization as a result of smartphone use in Ghana. As the market leader in the marketplace, we see this campaign as an possibility for the youth specifically tertiary students to very own a high quality good quality smartphone at an cost-effective cost,” stated Tracy Kyei, Head of Marketing at Samsung Electronics West Africa (Ghana).

“Providing significant innovation to everybody for a improved cell knowledge is what Samsung desires for all people. That innovation begins with the all new Galaxy A Collection,” she added.

With the 2019 Galaxy A Sequence, shoppers can also seamlessly practical experience the Galaxy ecosystem applying vital products and services these types of as Samsung Health, Samsung Users, and Bixby. The all-new Galaxy A Series is crammed with enhanced functions across the array.

The total Galaxy A Sequence is energy-packed with innovations and upgrades that empower persons to do so substantially far more. The sequence will also carry greater worth to more people, very easily.

The products can be obtained at an inexpensive rate vary among GHs380 to GHs1999 at all Samsung authorised retailers nationwide.

Akufo-Addo must review his campaign promises to achievable ones – Addai Nimo

Previous New Patriotic Social gathering (NPP) presidential prospect hopeful, Hon. Francis Addai Nimo has known as the federal government of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akuo-Addo to evaluate its campaign manufactured in the establish up to the past standard election to make them achievable.

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“The 1 District Just one Factory and Just one Village 1 Dam all can be reviewed so to make it achievable”, he advised in an job interview monitored on Kumasi-primarily based Nhyira FM’s ‘Kro Yimu Nsem’ political talkshow.

In accordance to the previous Member of Parliament (MP) for
Mampong in the Ashanti Area, as civil engineer, govt can build one
significant manufacturing facility or build a significant dam to provide a lot more communities to lower down price tag
of government expenditure on these tasks

“It does not essentially implies each individual district should really
gain from a solitary dam or factory. We can have one massive dam to provide two or
extra communities or have a manufacturing unit which can also serve two or far more
districts”, Hon. Addai Nimo advised.

“One Dam A person District and A single District A single Manufacturing facility does
not imply every neighborhood is heading to benefit”, Hon. Francis Addai Nimo

Government’s  ‘One-District-One particular-Factory’ programme is aimed
at developing, at minimum, a person manufacturing unit or enterprise in every single of the 216
districts of Ghana as a suggests of producing economic progress poles that would
speed up the advancement of these places and build jobs for the teeming

The plan aims to transform the construction of the financial system
from 1 dependent on generation and export of uncooked resources to a price-included
industrialised financial system, driven mainly by the non-public sector.

President -Addo has said the initiative would propel
the industrialisation agenda of his govt at the district degrees, as perfectly
as drive linkages to agriculture and other purely natural resources of the place.

He stated there could be no potential prosperity for the people
in the shorter, medium or very long phrase “if we go on to maintain economic
buildings that are dependent on the output and export of uncooked materials.”

The President observed that unless Ghana took to the path of industrialisation with the aim of including substantial price to its major merchandise like cocoa, gold and timber, “we are unable to make the necessary figures of superior-shelling out work that will enrich the residing expectations of the mass of our men and women. Uncooked materials developing economies do not create prosperity for the masses.”

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“We must increase worth to these resources…and we must
industrialise,” he additional. Zoure/2019

MultiChoice Delights GOtv Subscribers with Upgrade Campaign

Primary video clip entertainment company, MultiChoice Ghana, has kicked the again to school period of time for GOtv prospects with a manufacturer-new provide tagged ‘Step Up’.

From Monday, 1stSeptember until conclusion of Oct 2019 the Move-Up marketing campaign supply will give all energetic and disconnected DStv Compact, Relatives and Access customers the option to pay back for an up grade offer and get a boost to check out programming on an even greater bundle in just 48 several .

GOtv consumers on the GOtv Furthermore, Price and Lite prospects will get upgraded to GOtv Max when they pay back a decreased price of GHc 50. Lively and disconnected GOtv Max clients can also take edge of this restricted time supply to renew their membership for GHc50. This campaign will give GOtv buyers on Furthermore, Benefit and Lite an possibility to encounter the interesting top quality content out there on GOtv Max together with La Liga, Serie A, FA Cup, Wager, Fox Enjoyment, ROK 2 and CBS Reality and a lot more.

In accordance to Cecil Sunkwa Mills, Running Director, MultiChoice Ghana, the present reiterates the company’s motivation to give extra value for cash to faithful buyers as they will enjoy content on a bigger bundle than what they compensated for although encouraging them to continue being active to love excellent.

“We are happy to launch this 1st-of-its-sort offer that will give our consumers the prospect to working experience the fascinating programming available throughout greater deals at the selling price of a decrease bundle. With this give, we are giving a improve and topping up on what our prospects pay back for to get pleasure from much more on the GOtv platforms. It is our need to make wonderful information extra accessible and we stimulate our customers to choose advantage of this exclusive offer” he mentioned.

Cecil Sunkwa Mills additional that the provide will permit additional Ghanaians to continue to be linked and keep up to day with the most up-to-date information, athletics, regional articles and normal enjoyment. Some of the enjoyable programming to glimpse ahead to contain the freshly obtained Caraboa Cup, Skybet EFL and FA Cup matches.

The Move-Up offer you is open to both equally lively and disconnected on GOtv Lite, Value, Additionally and MAX for participation.

Bring Money And Car Or Forget My Campaign For You In 2020 – Ola Kwaku Michael To NDC

Michael Ola

Ghanaian movie maker, enjoyment critic and social commentator, Michael Ola has established up some calls for for the greatest opposition get together in Ghana, the Nationwide Democratic Congress (NDC).

Ola disclosed in an interview with Zion Felix on the ‘Uncut Show’ that the only way he can marketing for the get together in the future 2020 elections is when they give him a huge volume of funds and a auto.

He claimed if they are unsuccessful to grant this ask for, then, there is no way he can marketing campaign for them.
Numerous people today know him to be a staunch member of the bash so this assertion will come as a shock to his bash faithfuls.

Michael Ola has been a sturdy critic of the ruling New Patriotic Party’s administration led by President Nana Akufo Addo.

He is loudmouthed when it comes to subjects relating to leisure and creative arts.

Check out the entire interview down below: