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NDC confused over Ayawaso Commission

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) seems grossly confused about its stand regarding the Justice Emile Short-led Commission of Inquiry probing the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency by-election shootings. NDC had made it clear from the onset that it will not partake in the three-member Commission’s inquiry which started hearings yesterday at the Osu Castle in Read More
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Guns ‘fired’ in NDC man’s house

The Commission of Enquiry, which is investigating the violence that rocked the Ayawaso West Wuogon Constituency by-election recently, has been told on its first day of sitting that guns were fired from the compound of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) candidate. Making his submissions before the Commission yesterday live on national television, the National Read More
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Fresh facts in GPHA murder case

Fresh facts have emerged in the trial of persons suspected to be behind the murder of Josephine Tandoh Asante, the former Marketing and Public Affairs Manager of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA). An interim autopsy report has attributed the cause of the death to strangulation and asphyxia, contrary to earlier police reports that […]Read More
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Commission of Inquiry not best solution – Mahama

Former president John Mahama on Wednesday met diplomats in Ghana to register his displeasure about how the government is handling the Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election violence. The government has set up a three-member Commission of Inquiry to investigate circumstances leading to at least six persons sustaining gunshot wounds and other infractions. Speaking to the diplomatic Read More
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Civil Aviation Authority begins probe into alleged extortion at KIA

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has commenced an investigation into some reported extortion of money on passengers at the Kotoka International Airport (KIA). The authority described the alleged acts as highly unprofessional, unethical and unacceptable. A statement copied to Citi Business news assured that the Ghana Airports Company Ltd has been directed to put Read More
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Ayawaso West Wuogon exercise’not a failed operation’ – Bryan Acheampong

The Minister of State in charge of National Security, Bryan Acheampong has said the presence of masked armed men assaulting some civilians during the recently held Ayawaso West Wuogon by-election was “not a failed operation” despite all the condemnation from civil service organizations, opposition political parties, and the general public. According to him, the armed […]Read More
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Salaga chief apologises to Akufo-Addo

The Paramount Chief of Salaga, Kpembewura Bangbage IV, has rendered an unqualified apology to the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the Yagbonwura and the entire Gonjaland for the action displayed by some youth in the Salaga South Constituency last Tuesday. The youth burnt the Constituency’s office of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and some billboards […]Read More