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Dr. Ayine has not been cited for contempt- Sammy Gyamfi

Communications Director and spokesperson for the petitioner, Sammy Gyamfi, has denied rumours of an alleged contempt charge against Dr. Dominic Ayine for his comments after last Tuesday's court sitting. "Why are lawyers like Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, Nana B—who by the...

Supreme Court dismisses former President John Mahama’s review application

The Supreme Court has dismissed a review application filed by the Petitioner in the on-going election petition urging the court to reconsider its earlier decision that the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission cannot be compelled to testify. The court held...

Election Petition: Supreme Court hears three issues today

The 2020 presidential election petition continues today, with three main items on the bill an application for stay of proceedings, a review application and the closing submissions of lawyers for the parties. The Supreme Court resumes sitting today after adjourning...

Interior minister nominee to deal with persons behind death of 7 persons during Dec. 7 elections

Interior Minister Nominee, Ambrose Dery has described as regrettable, events leading to the death of seven persons during the December 7 2020 elections. Appearing before the Appointment Committee of Parliament, Mr. Dery said investigations into the events is yet to...

Mahama files two applications after Supreme Court dismisses application to reopen case

The petitioner in the ongoing Election petition case at the Supreme Court has filed for the substantive case to be halted until the court hears his application for a review of the court’s decision not to allow the petitioner...

Supreme Court dismisses Petitioner’s application to reopen case

The Supreme Court has dismissed the application by the petitioner in the ongoing election petition to be given the opportunity to reopen his case and subpoena the EC chairperson to testify. The court held that the application has no merit...

Supreme Court will today rule on application by Petitioner in 2020 election hearing to reopen case

The Supreme Court will today rule on the application by the Petitioner in the 2020 election petition hearing to seek leave to re-open his case. At yesterdays hearing, lawyers for the Electoral Commission (EC) and President Akufo-Addo raised several counter-arguments...

Supreme Court sets February 16 to decide whether or not petitioner can reopen case

The first and second respondents in the ongoing election petition hearing have opposed the application filed by the petitioner for leave to re-open his case and subpoena the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission for Cross-examination. It was the case of...

Supreme court adjourns to tomorrow ongoing election petition case

Counsel for the Petitioner in the Ongoing Election Petition, Tsatsu Tsikata, says for the truth surrounding interaction on the 9th of December between witnesses of Petitioner and First Respondent to prevail, it is crucial for the first respondent to...

Lawyers for Petitioner in 2020 election petition hearing to reopen case today

Lawyers for the Petitioner in the ongoing Election Petition at the Supreme Court led by Mr Tsatsu Tsikata are expected to move a motion seeking the leave of the court to reopen former President John Mahama’s case. The Petitioner who...

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Fitch downgrades Ghana from ‘CCC’ to ‘CC’

Fitch Ratings has downgraded Ghana’s Long-Term Local- and Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) to ‘CC’, from ‘CCC’. Fitch typically does...

Ghana suffered 3-0 defeat to Brazil in pre-World Cup friendly

Ghana suffered a 3-0 defeat in the hands of five-time world champions Brazil during a friendly match at the Stade Oceane in Le Havre,...

Craft information on ”right to know” basis- Security Expert Adib Sani tells Police  

By Rebecca Ekpe Security Expert Adib Sani says there should be a deeper collaboration between the Police and the Media, especially in the dissemination of...

First batch of 300 Riverguards begin Training at Eastern Naval Command

One Hundred persons, from various parts of the country, have begun a one-month training as part of efforts to protect Ghana's river bodies from...

GJA asks the Police Administration to review ”Centralisation of Information Dissemination Policy”

By Ewurabena Paha The Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) says despite the magnitude of the challenges the Police Administration encounters in its bid to share information...