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Akufo-Addo can’t be trusted – Ablakwa

Nana Akufo Addo

Former deputy education minister and ranking member of the Foreign Affairs Committee in Parliament, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, says President Akufo-Addo cannot be trusted. Speaking on Accra-based Radio Gold, the MP for North Tongu said “you notice that it’s an issue of truth and an issue of credibility, it doesn’t appear …

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A-G to prosecute Ibrahim Mahama over tax issues if…

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The Attorney-General (A-G) may drag former President John Mahama’s brother to court if investigations into tax underpayment by two of his companies are concluded. Gloria Akuffo told Joy News Evans Mensah Tuesday she had reviewed an initial docket submitted to her office on Ibrahim Mahama’s companies and has asked for further …

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Full Speech: Akufo-Addo’s speech at 1st Media Encounter in Accra

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has praised the media for holding his government accountable and publishing its policies. He said even though he has been “one of the greatest victims of irresponsible sections of the media, and I refer to those who have created an industry from spewing calumnies, falsehoods …

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Akufo-Addo meets Journalists today

President Nana Addo and Dr. Letsa, Volta Regional Minister

President Akufo-Addo will today hold an encounter with the media six months after being in power. The President is expected to address the journalists, from selected media houses, briefly at today’s encounter, and then proceed to take questions from them. Ahead of the meeting, the acting chairman of the New …

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NPP to grill Ken Agyepong over Nana Addo criticisms

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The New Patriotic Party is taking steps to grill outspoken Member of Parliament for Assin Central Kennedy Agyepong over his constant criticisms of the Nana Akufo-Addo led government. Hon. Agyepong has criticized the Akufo-Addo government on several occasions. His latest outburst is a call on residents of Central region to …

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Speaker cautions Akufo-Addo over office of Special Prosecutor

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As Parliament readies to read the bill on the Office of the Special prosecutor, the Speaker has cautioned that the President must tread cautiously in the creation of the office. Quoting the 1992 Constitution,  Professor Micheal Ocquaye says it is only the Attorney General and Justice Minister that has the prosecutorial powers and any …

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We can’t settle most of NDC’s debt – Osafo Marfo

Osafo Marfo

The Akufo-Addo-led government will not be able to develop the country if it tries to pay all the debt left behind by the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) government, Senior Minister Yaw Osafo Marfo has revealed. According to Mr. Osafo Marfo, the current government inherited a heavily indebted economy which …

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Akufo-Addo replaces YES with NEIP

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The Akufo-Addo government has renamed the Youth Enterprise Support (YES) as National Entrepreneurship and Innovations Plan (NEIP). Its Chief Executive Officer, John Kumah, confirmed the name change to Kwesi Parker-Wilson on the Executive Breakfast Show (EBS) on Class91.3FM on Friday, 14 July, 2017. “YES has been enhanced into the new …

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Full list of Akufo-Addo’s 22 newly appointed Ambassadors out

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President Nana Akufo-Addo on Monday, July 10, 2017, announced his second batch of Ambassadorial postings at a ceremony at the Banquet Hall of the Jubilee House. The President charged the appointees to preserve and promote the image of Ghana “whose reputation amongst the comity of nations is high. Below is a …

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NDC picks flagbearer by 2018 – Asiedu Nketia

Aseidu Nketia

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) will elect its Presidential Candidate for the 2020 elections by the close of 2018. Party General Secretary, Johnson Asiedu Nketia, said the NDC Constitution stipulates that a flagbearer should be elected two years ahead of elections when the party is in opposition. “By the close of next …

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