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Ofori-Atta’s approval of ADB loan to McDan illegal – Minority

The Minority Caucus in Parliament has called on Ken Ofori-Atta, the Finance Minister, to explain why he approved a GH¢10 million loan from the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) for McDan Shipping without the approval of a board. Addressing journalists at a conference held at Parliament House in Accra yesterday, the …

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Govt hot over $279.4m contract

-Contractor threatens judgement debt as ex-National Security Co-ordinator denies knowledge of the contract By Elvis DARKO, Accra Government is under pressure to pay $279.4 million for a contract signed by the previous government or face judgement debt. Messrs Santa Baron, the company awarded the contract, which is demanding payment, says …

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NIA to be re-launched on September 15

The National Identification System (NIS) will be re-launched on September 15, 2017. Consequently, the National Identification Authority (NIA) is engaging key stakeholders to brief them on the status of the authority, seek concerns of stakeholders and solicit support for the exercise. This disclosure is contained in an invitation letter inviting …

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Angry MP chases TMA demolition task-force [Photos]

The Member of Parliament for Tema West, Carlos Ahenkorah lost his cool last week when he unleashed anger on the Tema Metropolitan Assembly Works Engineer who was supervising the demolition of unauthorized structures erected on the edges of the road. The unauthorized structures, according to the Engineer, Maxwell Adu Boateng …

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Stop undermining anti-corruption journalism – MFWA warns GJA

The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) has cautioned the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) against what it describes as attempts to undermine investigative and anti-corruption journalism in the country. This comes on the back of a statement issued by the GJA cautioning the media to refrain from destroying local entrepreneurs …

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NPP’s Extension Of IMF Programme Prudent – Casely Hayford

Financial Analyst Sydney Casely Hayford has rubbished assertions the New Patriotic Party government is essentially admitting failure in the management of the economy, following the extension of Ghana’s programme with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The extension also prompted critics to accuse the Akufo-Addo administration of being hypocritical as President …

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I Have Apologised To Rawlings

Ghana’s former High Commissioner to Namibia, H.E Alhaji Abdul-Rahman Harruna Attah has disclosed that the rift between him and the former President Jerry John Rawlings has long been resolved after he publicly apologised to him. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Paul Adom Otchere on Good Evening Ghana, Harruna Attah …

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