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From left: Affail Monney,(current GJA president seeking re-election) Ben Assorow (GJA Election Committee Chairman) and Lloyd Evans (aspiring GJA president) Photo:graphic.com.gh

On August 15, 1949, something spectacular happened in the then Gold Coast. In the midst of colonial rule and at the time nationalist struggles for independence had intensified against the colonialists’ resolved to keep the people and the nation under their thumbs, a journalists’ association was formed.

As a young lad growing up, I was always elated to watch the Ghana Black Stars play in the AFCON tournament. The likes of the maestro, Abedi Pele, Tony Yeboah, Nii Odartey Lamptey, CK Akunnor, Prince Polley, Frank Amankwaah, and Isaac Asare got me glued to the television set with their silky performances, as they mauled their opponents without mercy.

Mr Boakye Kyeremateng Agyarko, Minister for Energy.

Written By Gertrude A. Nyai - There is ongoing debate about Ghana’s energy supply. Some Ghanaians have maintained the issue is insufficient generating capacity, others have opined it is a problem of government’s inability to fulfill its financial obligation of procuring crude oil and natural gas to power thermal plants; hence the disruptive energy supply in Ghana.

STATEMENT BY HON. SAMUEL OKUDZETO ABLAKWA, MP FOR NORTH TONGU AND RANKING MEMBER, FOREIGN AFFAIRS COMMITTEE ON THE GLOBAL FIGHT AGAINST TERRORISM

Right Honourable Speaker, I am grateful for the opportunity to make this statement which seeks to denounce terrorism, solidarise with sister nations affected in these horrific times and share some perspectives on the global fight against terror.