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Ayariga sending pastors, chiefs to beg me not to investigate him – Amidu

The Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu, has reported the Member of Parliament for Bawku Central constituency, Mahama Ayariga to the Economic and Organized Crime Organization (EOCO) for attempting to block his investigations on him. Martin Amidu in a statement sighted by citinewsroom.com indicated that Mahama Ayariga had sent personal friends, former …

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Boakye Agyarko sacked

The President, Nana Akufo-Addo has sacked his Energy minister Boakye Agyarko after he reviewed a power purchase deal which critics say “makes no sense”. The sack comes after a pro-government newspaper the Statesman reported the President was mislead when he okay the agreement for parliamentary consideration. Boakye Agyarko has been at the …

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11 MMDCEs sworn into office

An inauguration ceremony was held in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region to swear in 11 Municipal, Metropolitan and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) to serve in the recently carved districts in the region. An inauguration ceremony was held in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region to swear in 11 Municipal, Metropolitan and …

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New Ameri deal to correct ‘overpricing’ lands in Parliament

Government has laid before Parliament a fresh agreement to amend the controversial $510 million AMERI power deal that was approved by the same House in 2015. The John Mahama administration signed the deal at the height of the energy crisis, however, after the New Patriotic Party (NPP) took over power, a committee …

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SHS multi-track system will improve quality – Nana Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has defended his administration’s decision to roll out a multi-track intake system for Senior High Schools beginning this in September. According to him, his critics will be put to shame when the system is finally rolled out successfully in September. The multi-track system is to mitigate the infrastructure deficit …

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Minister pays GHc1,500 fine to rescue jailed pregnant teenager

But for the benevolence of the Volta Regional Minister, a pregnant teenager, Rose Shabi, would have delivered her child in the Ho Female Prisons. Rose Ashabi is currently serving a six-month prison term for her inability to pay a fine of GHc1,500. The 18-year-old was convicted sometime in May 2018 …

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IEA boss, Jean Mensa nominated new EC Chair

Head of the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) Jean Mensah has been nominated Chairperson of the Electoral Commission. It follows the removal of Mrs Charlotte Osei and her two deputies for stated misbehavior. A statement signed by the Chief of Staff Akosua Frema Osei Opare named Mr Samuel Tettey and Dr …

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Ghana is neither for NPP nor for NDC -Ketaman

The chief executive officer of Fafaa FM, Evangelist Ketaman known in private life as Mr. Evortepe Emmanuel Evortepe has reminded citizens that Ghana is neither for the New Patriotic Party (NPP) nor for the National Democratic Congress (NDC). Mr. Ketaman’s reminder was in reaction to the recent clash between the …

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