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Stalwart of the opposition National Democratic Congress(NDC) and former Minister of Communications Dr Edward Omane Boamah has enjoined supporters of the NDC to take advantage of recent happenings to organise and not agonise over their losses. His advice follows the dismissal of the election petition of former President John Mahama by the Supreme Court on […]Continue Reading
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Fire spitting journalist with Power FM aligned with the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Mugabe Salifu Maase has alleged that an amount of Gh¢5Million Ghana Cedis inducement in exchange for the approval of all Akufo-Addo nominees, especially the trio of Dominic Nitiwul, Ambrose Dery and Albert Kan Dapaah as ministers of Defence, Interior and National […]Continue Reading
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Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) Mr. Frederick Worsemao Blay has said that the government of Akufo-Addo needs to do more investment in Public Relations to boost the work of the government as the just ended election results did not reflect work done between 2017 and 2020. He is therefore urging the media […]Continue Reading
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Former President, John Dramani Mahama who was contesting the validity of the Electoral Commission’s (EC) declaration of the 2020 presidential election is expected to later today speak on the Supreme Court’s unanimous verdict dismissing his case. The petitioner’s speech is scheduled for 6:00 pm at his office in Cantonments, Accra. One of Mr. Mahama’s legal […]Continue Reading
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Justices of the Supreme Court who presided over the just-ended 2020 election case have revealed that the testimonies given by two of the petitioner’s witnesses completely had no bearing on the substantive matters that were before the court. The witnesses in question are Dr. Michael Kpessa-Whye and Rojo Mettle-Nunoo who served as the petitioner’s second […]Continue Reading
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The Communications Officer for the National Democratic Congress (NDC) says the party is expecting the Justices of the Supreme Court to deliver a fair and truthful verdict in the ongoing election petition trial. Speaking ahead of the apex court’s ruling tomorrow, Sammy Gyamfi told JoyNews, however, that should the decision of the court be found […]Continue Reading
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Parliament has approved all 13 ministerial nominees in the Appointment Committee’s report. The House came to the conclusion after hours of sitting which dragged through Wednesday night to about 3:00 am Thursday. The prolonged sitting was partly as a result of rigorous debate from both sides of the aisle over the clarity in what was […]Continue Reading
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Political Analyst Dr. Isaac Brako has reacted to reports of the appointment committee in Parliament rejecting some ministerial nominees after the vetting process. According to the analyst, grounds on which some of the nominees are rejected are just incomprehensible and as such he has appealed to members of the appointment committee to desist from using […]Continue Reading
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Lawyer and good governance advocate Stephen Kwaku Asare known widely as Kwaku Azar has described allegations by the Audit Service Board that Auditor-General Daniel Yaw Domelevo is Togolese and changed his date of birth as scandalous and ridiculous, stressing that the Board has become dysfunctional, gone rogue and must be dissolved. Yesterday, it came to […]Continue Reading
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Former CEO of the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), Tsatsu Tsikata has explained his reason for rejecting former President John Agyekum Kufuor’s presidential pardon in 2008. According to the legal luminary, former President J. A. Kufuor’s administration was bent on jailing him. Speaking in an interview on an Accra-based station, Pan African TV, the lead […]Continue Reading
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Government says it has reached an agreement with the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) to do everything possible to maintain the stability enjoyed in the country ahead of the pronouncement of the verdict in the ongoing 2020 election petition hearing. According to the President’s representative at the Information Ministry, this was one of the resolutions […]Continue Reading
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The Minority MPs on the Appointments Committee today voted on the ministerial nominees so far vetted and have unanimously rejected three of the President’s nominees. Information Minister-designate Kojo Oppong Nkrumah; Minister-designate for Fisheries and Aquaculture, Mavis Hawa Koomson and Minister-designate for Food Agriculture, Dr Owusu Afriyie Akoto has been rejected Continue Reading