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Flagbearer of All People’s Congress (APC), Hassan Ayariga is accusing the two major political parties in Ghana of recruiting their party loyalists into the state’s security agencies. According to him, this is a practice he has observed in both the incumbent New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) who recruit “footsoldiers […]Continue Reading
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The National Democratic Congress (NDC), has defended its flagbearer John Dramani Mahama, for stating that Ghana is heading towards becoming a Heavily Indebted Poor Country (HIPC). In a press conference, the Communications Director of the NDC, Sammy Gyamfi stated that Ghana’s debt position is currently worse than it was when the country joined the HIPC debt […]Continue Reading
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The presidential candidate of the All People’s Congress (APC), Mr Hassan Ayariga, has said the least qualification one must obtain to become police officer under his presidency is a first degree. According to Mr Ayariga, the current situation where party footsoldiers are recruited into the security services is not helpful and also contributing to the […]Continue Reading
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Former President John Mahama has said the main opposition National Democratic Congress’ People’s Manifesto, has awoken the sleepy government of President Nana Akufo-Addo. “I am overjoyed that even before the first vote is cast, the promises in the Peoples’ Manifesto have significantly aroused the sleepy conscience and attention of this government and have shaken them […]Continue Reading
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Chairperson of the National Centre for Civic Education, Josephine Nkrumah has called on President Akufo-Addo to unequivocally condemn the violent political clash which occurred in the Odododiodio constituency in Jamestown. According to her, the President’s voice in condemning the violence and urging for calm to be restored between the two parties – the New Patriotic […]Continue Reading
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Security Analyst, Colonel Festus Aboagye has accused the Ghana Police Service of failing to avert the violence in hotspots ahead of the 2020 general elections. This comes after a peace walk by supporters of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) and opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) turned violent in Jamestown in the Odododiodio constituency on […]Continue Reading
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A lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) says the Electoral Commission must see to the prosecution of the 5 disqualified presidential aspirants if indeed there’s evidence of fraud against them. Dr Emmanuel De-Graft Johnson Owusu-Ansah said the disqualified candidates must be made to face the full rigours of the law […]Continue Reading
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Assin Central Member of Parliament, Kennedy Agyapong, has appealed to his colleague MP of Fomena, Andrew Amoako Asiamah to reconsider his decision to contest as an independent candidate in the upcoming elections on December 7. According to him, although the party has treated some of its Parliamentarians unfairly, Mr Agyapong insisted Andrew Asiamah rethinks his […]Continue Reading
Politics Regional
The Ashanti regional police command has warned some members of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), who stormed the Suame police station on Saturday, 24 October 2020 and “verbally and physically” attacked the officers on duty, to report themselves to the police latest by Monday, 26 October 2020. A statement dated Sunday, 25 October […]Continue Reading