John Dramani Mahama
Hailers and the political mercantilism of Jonathan’s transition hours
As recently as Saturday, January 25, 2019, it was impossible to think there would be a ‘Judicial Penkelemes’ and nobody imagined suspension of the Chief Justice...
Igbinedion varsity to honour ex-Ghanaian president, others at 16th convocation
Former Ghanaian President, John Dramani Mahama, and the Oluwo of Iwo, HRH Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale, are among eminent personalities to be conferred with award of honorary degrees of the Igbinedion University at the16th convocation ceremony. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Lawrence Ezemonye, while addressing a press conference yesterday in Okada, Edo State, ahead of activities to…
Goodluck Jonathan launches book November 20
Former President Goodluck Jonathan is to unveil his book, “My Transition Hours”, on Tuesday, November 20, in Abuja According to a message on his Twitter handle, President Muhammadu Buhari is special guest of honour while Chief Olusegun Obasanjo chairs the occasion to be attended by erstwhile heads of state and other prominent Nigerians. Also billed…
Ghana MPs push for probe into bribery claims
Lawmakers in Ghana on Monday called for an investigation into claims that a minister in new President Nana Akufo-Addo's government bribed the committee vetting his candidacy.
African leaders up pressure as Jammeh faces isolation
West African leaders announced they would return to The Gambia this week to try and persuade President Yahya Jammeh to step down, but said the use of force remains an option.
Akufo-Addo takes oath as Ghana's new president
The 72-year-old former human rights lawyer took the oath of office at a ceremony in Independence Square in the capital Accra in front of more than 6,000 guests and a roaring crowd.
Buhari to attend inauguration of Ghana’s new President
President Muhammadu Buhari is to leave Abuja on Saturday for Accra, Ghana to attend the inauguration of Ghana’s President-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo.
Buhari, Mahama to mediate Gambian political impasse
The Authority of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government on Saturday endorsed the appointments of President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and his Ghanaian counterpart John Dramani Mahama....
Jammeh and Africa’s leadership deficit
The sudden change of heart, and now defiance by outgoing Gambian President, Yahya Jammeh, not to relinquish power and retire home in peace, is another reminder of the leadership ...