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Directive to reduce GBC, Crystal TV channels outside Communication Ministry’s mandate – NMC

The National Media Commission says moves by the Communications Ministry to reduce the number of channels that the state broadcaster, Ghana Broadcasting Corporation (GBC) and Crystal TV are operating on the National Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) platform is outside the Ministry’s remits and a usurpation of the Commission’s powers. According to the NMC, the Read More

Christian Council condemns ‘tit for tat’ violence approach suggested by NDC to members

The Christian Council of Ghana has condemned suggestions by the opposition National Democratic Congress that its members must adopt various protective mechanisms in the ongoing voter registration exercise even if it means members of the party must get violent. According to the Council, there are institutions in the country mandated to enforce law and order, […]Read More
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Don’t go to registration centres to ‘resolve issues’ – EC warns politicians

The Electoral Commission (EC) has cautioned politicians who visit registration centres to “resolve issues” to desist from such practices. At a press conference on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, it urged aggrieved persons to rely on authorised mechanisms like the Commission’s district review committees to have their issues ironed out. This caution followed the shooting Read More
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Hawa Koomson has “embarrassed parliament”; haul her before Privileges Committee – Ras Mubarak

Kumbungu MP Ras Mubarak has said the Member of Parliament for Awutu Senya East Constituency (Kasoa), Mrs Mavis Hawa Koomson, should be hauled before the Privileges Committee of the House for disgracing the institution. Mr Mubarak described the firing of warning shots by Hawa Koomson at a voter registration centre in her constituency on Monday, […]Read More

It’s “false, and mischievous”; Agyinasare never took loan from FirsTrust S&L, GN Bank” – Perez Chapel Int’l

Perez Chapel International has denied social media rumours that its founder, Bishop Charles Agyinasare, ever took loans from now-defunct financial institutions FirsTrust Savings & Loans Company, as well as GN Bank. A statement signed by Apostle Raymond Acquah, Administrative Bishop, Perez Chapel International, on Monday, 20 July 2020, described the rumours as “false, Read More