Governance

“Bawumia Is The Heir For The Throne”- Musah Superior

By Enock Akonnor, enockakonnor2013@gmail.com Musah Superior, former Mayor for Tamale has said that Vice President Bawumia is the right man to occupy the Presidential seat after Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo-Addo. “He (Dr. Bawumia) is the heir apparent to the throne”; he wrote on his Facebook wall on 23rd January 2023. Musah Superior currently the Deputy […]

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A/R: “37 People Died Every Month In 2022”- Road Safety Officials Reveal

By Enock Akonnor; enockakonnor2013@gmail.com 37 people died every month in 2022 out of road accidents in Ashanti region alone; Ghana Road Safety Authority has disclosed. Majority of the deceased were aged between 18 and 45; males representing 70 percent and females 30 percent. Per the Authority’s crash statistics, the region recorded 448 fatalities for the […]

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“Birim River: One Of Ghana’s Most Polluted Water Bodies”- Cecilia Dapaah Remarks

Minister for Sanitation and Water Resources Cecilia Abena Dapaah has described the Birim River as one of the most polluted water bodies in Ghana. She attributed the cause to the menace caused by ‘galamsey’ in Eastern Region. This forgoing remark came as a response to questions from the Ranking Member on the Public Accounts Committee […]

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Open Defecation ‘Wahala’!!!! Women Shit In Polythene Bags, Water Body Polluted @ Ankaase

By Enock Akonnor, enockakonnor2013@gmail.com Open defecation and wrong siting of a dunghill have hampered the hygienic state of a river at Ankaase electoral area of the Kwabre East District, www.leakynews.net has observed. River “Bonsua” has presently lost touch with hygiene since the dunghill; a dumping site for solid waste serving the electoral area is badly […]

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Governance

Ghana’s Next President Kennedy Agyapong Saves A Cancer Patient @ KATH, Pays USD 147,000

By Enock Akonnor; enockakonnor2013@gmail.com Ghana’s next president hopeful Hon Kennedy Agyapong on Monday 30th January 2023 renewed the yearly maintenance fee of the linear accelerator; a cancer treatment plant at the Oncology department of the Okomfo Anokye Teaching Hospital. The plant’s renewal fee is USD 147,000 and the gesture is something he does every year […]

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Governance

NPP’s 1M1C Project Faces Tough Probe At Asante-Akyem Central Municipality

By Enock Akonnor, enockakonnor2013@gmail.com A probe by ABAK Foundation; a watchdog organization has unraveled reasons behind the delayed opening and utilization of a 1 No. 3 Unit Classroom block with ancillary facilities at Boatengkrom of the Asante-Akyem Central Municipality. The project is one of NPP goverment’s One- Million Dollar-One- Constituency (1M1C) Project, started on 28th […]

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Business

“Focus On Diasporan Investment” – Alex Dadey Tells Gov’t

Executive Chairman of the KGL Group and Board Chairman of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre, Alex Dadey has called on government to focus on diasporan investment as a solution to Ghana’s economic challenges. In his opening address on Day 1 of the maiden Kwahu Summit under the theme- “AfCFTA: From Ambition to Action- Delivering Prosperity […]

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Article

Ghana’s Covid-19 Cash ‘Wahala’: Hon Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa Writes

This is how a colossal GHS3.5million of Ghana’s COVID-19 cash was paid to the ubiquitous JNS Talent Centre Limited secretly and dubiously owned by Kwabena Adu Gyamfi AKA Rev. Kusi Boateng to supply paper towels. [See evidence attached]. JNS was incorporated solely to undertake Talent and Skills Development but has become a marvellous multipurpose vehicle […]

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Assemblyman/GNFS Empower Churches Against Fire Outbreak

As part of precautionary measures aimed at preventing untimely fire outbreak, the Assembly member for Akyeremade Kwanwoma and Behenase electoral area, Hon Justice Baffour Awuah widely known as *HON BOMPIN* in collaboration with Ghana National Fire Service on Sunday,22nd January 2023 empowered churches in the area on how to fight domestic fire. The sensitization started […]

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Governance

“Don’t Attack The Board of Trustees… It’s Unwise”- Rev. Minister Fires

Rev. John Osei Ofori- founder and leader of Counsel of God Church has dragged to the refuse calls for the dissolution of the entire Board of Trustees of the National Cathedral following allegations levelled against Rev. Victor Kusi-Boateng. Though the credibility of executives and members of the Board is presently hanging in the balance, the […]

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Education

“Be Tolerant With Parents On School Fees Payment”- GNACOPS Tells Private Schools

The office other Executive Director other Ghana National Council of Private Schools (GNACOPS), has urged Private School operators across the country, to be patient and accommodating of parents, who may have some challenges with School Fees payment, amidst the necessary fee increments. We all know the economic conditions we have found ourselves in as a […]

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GAMA/GKMA SWP Extension: Leaky News Editor Cheers Officials Of Project

Managing Editor for Leaky News (www.leakynews.net) Enock Akonnor has commended implementers of the GAMA/GKMA Sanitation and Water Project (SWP) for effecting an extension of the coverage of the intervention. Before the extension, the Word Bank funded project was limited to only low-income communities within Greater Accra Metropolitan Assemblies and the Greater Kumasi Metropolitan Assemblies. Few […]

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Governance

NSS Diary: Greater Accra Minister Commends “Workaholic” Executive Director Hon. Osei Asibey

By Enock Akonnor; enockakonnor2013@gmail.com The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Hon. Henry Quartey, has commended Hon. Osei Asibey Antwi , the Executive Director of the National Service Scheme ( NSS) for exhibiting a visionary and dynamic leadership qualities at NSS. He expressed optimism that, the pragmatic and meaningful modules rolled out in the Scheme is aimed […]

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Governance

NSS Boss Inducted As Member Of Professional Fellow of Chartered Institute of Administration and Management Consultants-Ghana

By Enock Akonnor, enockakonnor2013@gmail.com Executive Director for National Service Scheme (NSS) Hon. Osei Assibey has been inducted as a Professional Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Administration and Management Consultants-Ghana. The induction was done in September 20, 2022. The institute promotes excellence in the practice of professional administration and management consultancy by examining, chartering and […]

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Attorney

A/R: Chief Justice Commissions District Court At Pakyi No.2

Chief Justice His Lordship Justice Kwasi Anin-Yeboah has commissioned the first district court in Pakyi No2 in the Amansie West district of the Ashanti Region. The facility is funded by the government through the Ministry of Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development in collaboration with the Common Fund Secretariat. The new court building has been […]

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GAMA SWP Bio-digester Toilet: Editor Joins Advocacy…Urges House Owners To Take Advantage

Managing Editor for Leaky News Online(www.leakynews.net) Enock Akonnor has admonished house owners to subscribe to the ongoing construction of bio digester toilet facilities under the World Bank sponsored GAMA/GKMA Sanitation and Water Project. Majority of house owners appear so much inclined to the traditional septic tank and manholes which require periodic emptying. He has underlined […]

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