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Akufo-Addo Justifies 110 Ministers

Akufo-Addo Justifies 110 Ministers

PRESIDENT NANA Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reacted to the brouhaha that has greeted the appointment of 110 ministers and deputy ministers, justifying the move as critical to the eff ...

Montie 3 Weep At Nsawam Prison

Montie 3 Weep At Nsawam Prison

DETAILS ARE emerging of how the three National Democratic Congress (NDC) activists – now known as Montie 3 – convicted for contempt by the Supreme Court, were whisked away to the N ...

Petition For Presidential Pardon Is ‘Dangerous Landmine’ – Baako

Petition For Presidential Pardon Is ‘Dangerous Landmine’ – Baako

EDITOR-IN-chief of the Crusading Guide newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako has described the petition for President John Mahama to pardon the Montie 3 contemnors to be a potentially ...

Attack On CJ Worse Than Rwandan Genocide Propaganda – Franklin Cudjoe

Attack On CJ Worse Than Rwandan Genocide Propaganda – Franklin Cudjoe

FOLLOWING THE emergence of audio evidence of the MP for Nkwanta North, John Bless Oti, verbally attacking the Chief Justice, the President of IMANI, Franklin Cudjoe has likened the ...

Abu Ramadan Mulls Over Another Court Action Against EC

Abu Ramadan Mulls Over Another Court Action Against EC

ONE OF those who challenged the Electoral Commission (EC)’s use of National Health Issurance Scheme (NHIS) card for voter registration at the Supreme Court and secured a favourable ...

Nigeria: EFCC finds N2.5b in former Aviation Minister housemaid’s account

Nigeria: EFCC finds N2.5b in former Aviation Minister housemaid’s account

AGENTS OF the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have discovered the sum of N2.5 billion in a bank account opened in the name of a housemaid to former Minister of Avia ...

Mario Balotelli Defends Ghana Snub

Mario Balotelli Defends Ghana Snub

ITALY STRIKER Mario Balotelli has no regrets over his decision to commit his international future to the four-time world champions ahead of Ghana. Born to Ghanaian immigrants in Pa ...

PPP To Drag Mahama To CHRAJ Over Car Gift

THE PROGRESSIVE People’s Party (PPP) says it will drag President John Dramani Mahama before the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ), for accepting a Ford expedition vehicle worth about $100,000 from a Burkinabe contractor. Speaking on Citi Eyewitness News, the policy adviser for the PPP, Kofi Siaw Asamoah, cited some sections of the constitution to defend the party’s decision to ta ...

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Vicky Bright: Indicted Judges Can’t Use Entrapment As Defense

A PRIVATE legal practitioner and former legal adviser to ex-President John Agyekum Kufuor has stated that the judges caught on tape to have allegedly taken bribe cannot appeal to entrapment as a defense. A two-year investigative work done by undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, captured 34 judges on video taking bribe to pervert justice. Ghana’s Chief Justice Georgina Theodora Wood has launched investi ...

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E.T Mensah: I’m Not Ready To Check Out Of Parliament

MEMBER OF Parliament for Ningo Prampram Enoch Teye Mensah has served notice he is not ready to “check out of parliament”. According to him, he will bow out of the lawmaking chamber if the time is right for him. The former Youth and Sports minister is facing stiff competition from a presidential staffer Sam George who has vowed to defeat him in the upcoming parliamentary primaries of the ruling National Demo ...

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Akufo-Addo Consoles Nana Konadu

NEW PATRIOTIC Party (NPP) flagbearer Nana Akufo-Addo has consoled former First Lady Nana Konadu Agyeman Rawlings following the death of her mother last week. The late Mrs Felicia Agyeman died Thursday, November 5, 2015 after an ailment. Akufo-Addo was accompanied by his wife Rebecca and aides when he called on the family of the late Mrs Felicia Agyeman at the Nyaniba Estates on Wednesday. The family said “f ...

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NPP Not Divided – Nana Akomea

THE LARGEST opposition party, the New Patriotic Party (NPP), says it has no knowledge of any splinter party being formed out of it to contest the 2016 general election. The NPP has nonetheless advised persons behind the alleged breakaway party to desist from their intention as it will be costly to the NPP and also counterproductive. The new party, National Labour Party (NLP), which is believed to have been ...

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Odotei Pays Courtesy Call On Akufo-Addo

VINCENT SOWAH Odotei, New Patriotic Party’s (NPP) Parliamentary Candidate for La Dade-Kotopon, on Thursday paid a courtesy call on Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the NPP flagbearer for the 2016 general elections in Accra. The purpose of the visit was for the Parliamentary Candidate to introduce himself to Nana Akufo-Addo. Nana Akufo-Addo congratulated Mr Odotei on his election, and appealed to him to unite th ...

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‘Violence begets violence’ is statement of fact – Woyongo

Interior Minister, Mark Woyongo, has justified his approval of Tuesday’s clashes between two rival political groups of the NDC and NPP in Talensi, insisting it is widely known that “Violence begets violence” “Violence begets violence” is how Mark Woyongo chose to react to the chaotic events of Tuesday that caused serious security breaches for an otherwise calm area. In an interview with Fiifi Banson on Anop ...

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Woyongo Has Failed The Nation – Kwasi Pratt

Managing Editor of the Insight Newspaper says comment by Interior Minister Mark Woyongo in defense of vigilante groups Azorka Boys who were involved in election violence at Talensi is intolerable. Kwesi Pratt says it was unacceptable that a public official of his caliber will make such comments. Speaking on Adom FM’s morning show ‘Dwaso Nsem’ he said “I think he has failed the nation. His justification of w ...

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Talensi Referendum: 57% rejects Mahama, NDC

IT WAS President John Dramani Mahama who christened the Talensi bye-election a referendum on the performance of his administration. Although the National Democratic Congress (NDC) candidate, Benson Tongo Baba, won the seat, the outcome of the Talensi referendum, as declared by the Electoral Commission, shows Ghanaians have clearly rejected Mahama and the NDC. Putting together votes collected by five other c ...

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Proper Governance, Accountability Prevent Coup – Rawlings

Ghana’s former President, Flt Lt Jerry John Rawlings has stated that the 1966 military intervention did not come as a surprise to many because of the unhealthy and oppressive atmosphere that existed in the country at the time. He also described as not good enough, the current democratic dispensation, which does not have effective instruments to contain corruption and remove socio-economic injustice. At a me ...

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