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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has announced some appointments in his second term of office. In the latest appointment, Akosua Frema Osei-Opare and Nana Bediatuo Asante have been maintained as Chief of Staff and Secretary to the President respectively. Eugene Arhin also maintained his position as Director of Communications at the Presidency while Kow […]Continue Reading
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President Nana Akufo-Addo says the government will do all it can to protect students and teachers who have returned to school following the reopening of educational facilities across the country. Nana Akufo-Addo says the coronavirus pandemic must not lead to a disruption in the country’s education system. Opening the 72nd annual New Year school and […]Continue Reading
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The Teachers and Educational Workers Union (TEWU) of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called off its strike. This was contained in a statement issued on Monday, January 18, 2020. TEWU embarked on a strike in various public universities over poor conditions of service, among others. In a statement, TEWU said an agreement had been […]Continue Reading
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A former Deputy Minister for Health, Dr. Bernard Okoe Boye says the government is looking at the possibility of reviewing downwards the cost of mandatory testing of COVID-19 at the Kotoka International Airport. Currently, all air passengers arriving in Ghana are expected to go through mandatory COVID-19 testing of $150, an amount many people say […]Continue Reading
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The Member of Parliament for Effutu Constituency, Alexander Afenyo-Markin as part of his responsibilities to his constituents on January 15, commissioned a newly constructed community library for the people of Winneba. The facility adds up to some 13 others undertaken by the legislator in 14 different communities. According to Mr. Afenyo Markin, it is his […]Continue Reading
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President Akufo-Addo has asked laboratories testing suspected Covid-19 cases to immediately update the Ghana Health Service on all its positive cases. Addressing the nation on Sunday, the President warned that laboratories that are found culpable of holding back records of positive cases will be sanctioned. “All laboratories, public and private, must supply, in real-time, Continue Reading
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The Ministry of Roads and Highway wants Ghanaians to ignore calls by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Caucus in Parliament for an abrogation of the Accra – Tema Motorway expansion contract. According to the Ministry, the concerns raised by the caucus do not “represent the accurate status of the contract”. The NDC Caucus had indicated […]Continue Reading
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A staunch member of the ruling New Patriotic Party(NPP), now the Managing Director of State Transport Company (STC) Nana Akomea has hinted that the party would be compelled to trigger a by-election at Fomena Constituency should the Speaker of Parliament not declare NPP caucus majority. Both the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the ruling […]Continue Reading