Sunyani, The Bono Youth Forum (BYF), a pressure group, has expressed appreciation to president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for nominating Madam Justina Owusu-Banahene as the Bono Regional Minister-designate.   The Forum also congratulated the Regional Minister-designate on her elevation.   “BYF wishes to convey its sincerest appreciation to President Akufo-Addo for nominating our deserving Municipal Chief Executive for Sunyani East […]

Techiman (BE/R) A cross-section of residents in Techiman, the Bono East Regional capital, have described Mr Adu Gyan, the Bono East Regional Minister-designate as an astute politician with a rich experience to head the region.   They lauded President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for his nomination and expressed the hope that Mr Gyan would operate an open-door administration to allow […]

Accra, The Electoral Commission (EC) says Mr John Dramani Mahama’s election petition is grounded on extreme speculations and ought to be dismissed by the Supreme Court.   In its preliminary objection raised through its Counsel, Mr Justine Amenuvor, the EC held that the petition did not merit a trial as same constituted “a total waste of the Court’s time.”   […]

Accra, Parliament is set to vet persons nominated by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for ministerial positions by asking the House to consider the nominees and approve them to their various portfolios.   Speaker Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, who read the communication from the President to the House at the plenary, referred the nominations to the Appointments Committee of Parliament. […]

Sunyani, A seven-member board to lead campaigners for the indigenous Bono language to be taught in school and recognized nationwide and globally has been inaugurated.   The objective is to ensure the documentation of the Bono dialect officially to be taught in schools and spoken everywhere by Bono indigenes and to “educate children in their culture without feeling shy”.   […]