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The 10% betting tax must be 3times extra – Kennedy Agyapong

Kennedy Ohene Agyapong, a New Patriotic Party (NPP) flagbearer, has spoken out on the contentious 10% tax on bet wins.The open-minded politician believes that the 10 percent tax on betting profits should be increased. Agyapong thinks that it is acceptable and uses the United States as an instance where gambling and other comparable games of chance are subject to significant taxation. “ is in order, and it should have been more,” Agyapong said to 3Xtra. “If you go to America and win the US lottery, a billion, you’d

Ghanaians deserve an apology from Akufo-Addo for the poor economy- Prof. Adei

The Akufo Addo led administration has been urged to apologise to Ghanaians by Professor Stephen Adei, a former rector of GIMPA.He asserts that an apology for the deteriorating economic situation in the nation is required even if the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government's control over Ghana's economy may have been limited. He opined that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his administration have to really apologise to Ghanaians for the country's economic woes. Ghanaians should brace themselves for additional

Petrol and Diesel Prices to increase averagely by about 5.7% – COPEC

Starting tomorrow, August 16, 2023, for the following two weeks, the average price of petrol and diesel will likely rise by around 5.7% over the present mean price of 12.45 per litre. Liquefied petroleum petrol prices are also anticipated to increase by roughly 11.9%. The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC) claims that the anticipated increase is caused by an 11% increase in finished product prices on the global market and a 6.79% increase in crude oil prices, despite a relatively lower dollar to foreign currency

Ghana’s Top 10 Corrupt Governmental Organisations

The United Nations (UN) revealed the top bribe-taking organisations in Ghana following a survey done in the nation for 2021. According to the statistics, the Lands Commission, an agency under the Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources, accepts the most bribes in Ghana, with an average bribe amount of 1669. Following the commission, the legal system - prosecutors, judges, and magistrates - documented an average bribe size of 1,204. Ghana Immigration Service officers ranked third on the list of top bribe-taking

Rev Anthony Boakye’s nephew succeeds him and takes over his possessions.

Reverend Anthony Kwadwo Boakye, the leader and founder of the Resurrection Power New Generation Church, was put to rest on Saturday, August 5, 2023. President Akufo-Addo and other dignitaries were present to grieve with the Reverend's family and church members. Many people praised the family and church for providing him with a dignified burial. Many well-wishers, sympathisers, and family members of the late priest attended to commemorate his life, with huge lines extending beyond the locations utilised for the three-day

John Dumelo is authorised to represent the NDC in Ayawaso West Wuogon.

The NDC has endorsed John Dumelo to run for the parliamentary seat in Ayawaso West Wuogon. The endorsement follows the withdrawal of Dumelo's two competitors in the race due to a "harmonious agreement. The NDC claimed in a statement that members of its leadership spoke with candidates for Dumelo. The statement read, "We are pleased to inform the General Public that the two other aspirants have graciously accepted to give the nod to Mr. John Dumelo to represent the party after engaging in constructive discussions with all

Cecilia Dapaah Scandal;Former minister demands an apology from Joy News for its reporting on frozen accounts

According to reports, the former sanitation minister Cecilia Dapaah had $5 million and GH48 million in her bank accounts. She has demanded an apology from the Multimedia Group. The former minister's legal team wrote to the media outlet claiming that the reports were false and threatening legal action. The Multimedia Group, according to Dapaah's attorneys, disregarded a statement from the Office of the Special Prosecutor asserting that no information had been disclosed. Within three days of the Multimedia Group receiving

Eastern regional minister: Bawumia has what it takes to lead us to the promised land.

Nobody can claim to know any of the flagbearer candidates better than me among all the contenders. I've interacted with them; there isn't a single one I don't know, but despite not being a minister, I have listened intently. If the NPP wants to break the eight, there is only one candidate, and we must cast all of our votes for him.When Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, the Vice President who is also running to be the NPP's flagbearer, took his campaign to the Mpraeso constituency, Seth Kwame Acheampong, the Eastern regional minister,

Voltarians Claim I am Their Favourite After JJ. Rawlings-Alan Kyerematen

If elected to head the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the general elections of 2024, Alan Kyerematen, a flagbearer candidate, has guaranteed party delegates of a resounding victory against the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). The party would require someone who can garner support from the opposition party's bases, notably the Volta region, according to the former commerce and industry minister. In order to guarantee that the NPP actually implements its slogan, "break the eight," Alan Cash, as he is well

Sam George: Parliament must disregard the US Ambassador’s caution over the anti-LGBTQ Bill.

Sam George, Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, has urged Ghana's Parliament not to follow the concerns expressed by Virginia Palmer, US Ambassador to Ghana, about the passing of the anti-LGBTQ Bill.Sam George stressed the necessity of adhering to Ghanaian values and belief systems rather than yielding to external pressures or recommendations. According to Sam George, Ghanaians must acknowledge the importance of retaining their cultural identity and ideals."It is past time for Ghanaians to realize that the way we
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