New Speaker Urges MPs to Give Hope to the People

[Ghana Star] Ghana has ushered into office 275 newly elected members of parliament with a call on the legislators to control public expenditure and champion the interest of the Ghanaian people to give them hope.

[Ghana Star] Ghana has ushered into office 275 newly elected members of parliament with a call on the legislators to control public expenditure and champion the interest of the Ghanaian people to give them hope.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Mike Oquaye’s Inaugural Address As Speaker in 7th Parliament [full Text]

[Ghana Star] Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye was today [Saturday], January 7, 2017, sworn-in as the speaker of the 7th Parliament of the 4th Republic by the Chief Justice Georgina Theodora Wood.

[Ghana Star] Professor Aaron Mike Oquaye was today [Saturday], January 7, 2017, sworn-in as the speaker of the 7th Parliament of the 4th Republic by the Chief Justice Georgina Theodora Wood.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

ANC Rejects ‘Sinister’ Rumours About 105th Birthday Bash

[News24Wire] The ANC has sought to clarify the broadcasting arrangements for its 105th birthday celebrations, after “sinister” rumours did the rounds on social media.

[News24Wire] The ANC has sought to clarify the broadcasting arrangements for its 105th birthday celebrations, after "sinister" rumours did the rounds on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari to Attend Inauguration in Ghana

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari will, saturday, attend the inauguration ceremony of Ghana’s President-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo in Accra. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina disclosed this in a statement he …

[This Day] President Muhammadu Buhari will, saturday, attend the inauguration ceremony of Ghana's President-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo in Accra. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina disclosed this in a statement he issued yesterday. Adesina said Buhari would join other Heads of State and Government to witness the swearing-in of the President-elect and Vice President-elect, Mahamudu Bawumia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Gunmen Behead 1, 2 Injured, Missing in Delta

[Vanguard] GUNMEN, yesterday, shot and beheaded a 36-year old applicant, Mr. Gabriel Sibe, an indigene of Isaba, an Ijaw community in Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State.

[Vanguard] GUNMEN, yesterday, shot and beheaded a 36-year old applicant, Mr. Gabriel Sibe, an indigene of Isaba, an Ijaw community in Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State.

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I Can Dance Naked for Ibori – Rev Ken

[Vanguard] FORMER Chairman of Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, Rev Sam Ken, has said the former governor of the state, Chief James Ibori, who was recently released from London Prison, United Kingdom, for money laundering, transforme…

[Vanguard] FORMER Chairman of Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, Rev Sam Ken, has said the former governor of the state, Chief James Ibori, who was recently released from London Prison, United Kingdom, for money laundering, transformed many lives in the state and he would dance uncovered like the Biblical David to celebrate him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mikel – I Leave Chelsea As a Champion

[Vanguard] John Mikel Obi admits it has ‘truly been an honour’ to play for Chelsea as the Nigerian midfielder penned an open farewell to fans after bringing his 10-year stay at the club to an end. The 29-year-old departed the club on Thursday after sea…

[Vanguard] John Mikel Obi admits it has 'truly been an honour' to play for Chelsea as the Nigerian midfielder penned an open farewell to fans after bringing his 10-year stay at the club to an end. The 29-year-old departed the club on Thursday after sealing a move to Chinese Super League outfit Tianjin TEDA.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria