Don’t be an appendage to gov’t; Akufo-Addo tells Police

The president, Nana Akufo-Addo has sworn in the Police Council with a call on them to ensure that the Police Service is not an appendage to the governing party. Demanding a high sense of professionalism from the service personnel, the president said the police officers must not tie their wellbeing to the party in power. “There will be no interference in your work,” the president assured the police council whilst calling on their professional judgement and counsel on issues of policy. The swearing in of the Police Council chaired by…

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NEWS 

Power generation to be enhanced; low tariffs anticipated – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo, says it is the expectation of government and Ghanaians that the Offshore Cape Three Point (OCTP) partners will ensure prudent management of the Sankofa oil and gas project to achieve cost efficiency. This, according to President Akufo-Addo, is the only way low gas prices can be guaranteed, and, eventually, low electricity tariffs to stimulate development. “With the addition of the production from the OCTP to those of the T.E.N and Jubilee fields, we are optimistic that our beloved nation will enhance significantly its gas supply for our domestic…

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Photos: ‘One turn for oil, one giant turn for Ghana’ -Akufo-Addo commissions 3rd FPSO

President Nana Akufo-Addo has commissioned Ghana’s third oil Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel named after former President John Agyekum Kufuor. Watched on by a line-up of top government officials and Italian managers of the vessel, the President turned the valve wearing a smile that meant – let the cash flow. The FPSO will extract 80,000 barrels of oil of the Sankofa Gye-Nyame Fields. Sankofa means ‘go back for it’. But if the 170 million cubic feet of gas from the fields is anything to go by, Ghana will…

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POLITICS 

Akufo Addo wears fake local textiles – Abraham Koomson

General Secretary of the Textile, Garment and Leather Employees’ Union (TEGLU), Abraham Koomson has said President Akufo Addo’s nicely sewn African prints shirts are made from fake textiles. President Akufo-Addo, who is known for his sharp suits, has in the past few months developed a new love for African prints and is making waves with his new shirts, much to the admiration of lots of Ghanaians. He came under heavy flak from a section of the public over his appearance whenever he wore suits. It appears he heard the concerns…

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SPORTS 

Asamoah Gyan mobbed at Kayseri airport [SEE PHOTOS]

Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan could barely walk to a waiting Range Rover Sport provided for him after touching down in the city of Kayseri, where he will be playing for local club Kayserispor at least for the next two years. Gyan, on Wednesday evening, touched down at the Erkilet International Airport together with club President Erol Bedir from Istanbul where he had agreed to terms of a 2+1 year deal. Thousands of enthusiastic Kayserispor fans gathered at the Airport exit to welcome the Ghanaian stars amidst chants and fireworks. Moved by…

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