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We don’t need JM back to cancel our allawa – Sunyani nurse trainees hail Akufo-Addo

Hundreds of nurse trainees from the Sunyani Nursing and Midwifery Training College have hailed President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for restoring their trainee allowance, which was cancelled by the erstwhile Mahama-led NDC government. Wielding placards with inscriptions such as: “We don’t need JM back to cancel our allawa”, “We are happy for the allawa”, “Nana […]Read More
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NPP condemns police brutality on law students

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has condemned police brutalities against some law students. The students were protesting on Monday, October 7, 2019, against mass failures in the recent Law School Examinations. Police personnel deployed for the protest action allegedly used excessive force against the demonstrators who were harmless and non-violent. The NPP in a statement Read More
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Lecturer calls Nana Addo a liar

Professor Emmanuel Osei Acheampong, a Political Science Lecturer at Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) has described President Nana Akufo-Addo as a liar. Last Sunday, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo categorically stated that his government has no intention introducing a policy in the country’s educational system that will be inimical to Read More
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NPP has failed Ghanaians – Alex Mould

Former GNPC Chief Executive Alex Mould says the Akufo-Addo government has failed. “We all heard, 1 District 1 Factory, 1 Village 1 Dam, US$1 million per constituency per a year, Free SHS, reduction of cost of electricity etc” Mr. Mould reechoed while addressing a section of TEIN members at University of Cape Coast (UCC) campus […]Read More
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I’m not power drunk – Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has stated emphatically that he is not obsessed with political power as some people perceive him to be. For instance, he said it was never his intention to contest the 1996 presidential election on the ticket of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) but he was forced to do so. According […]Read More
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We made a lot of mistakes but we’ve learnt our lessons – NDC asks for ‘second’ chance

The former Deputy National Communications Officer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Fred Agbenyo, is pleading with Ghanaians to give the party a second chance as they have learnt their bitter lessons. According to him, the NDC party made a lot of unbearable mistakes that brought economic hardship on citizens and upon sober reflections […]Read More
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EC opens nominations for assembly elections

The Electoral Commission (EC) will from Thursday, October 3, to Saturday, October 5, open nominations for the upcoming District Assembly and Unit Committee elections. Accordingly, the commission is accepting nomination from prospective candidates for elections as Members of District Assemblies and Unit Committees. The nomination will be received in all electoral areas in Read More
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NDC has acid mouths – Rawlings

Former President Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings has reiterated his concern over what he sees as ‘lack of respect’ coupled with ‘incessant insults’ within the rank and file of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). According to him, respect for authority and leadership, which was among the core tenets of the party that he personally […]Read More
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Manaf Ibrahim reacts to his sack

Former Director of Political Affairs at the Presidency, Manaf Ibrahim has subtly reacted to news of his sack from the presidency as was reported by MyNewsGh.com on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. Moments after the news went viral about his dismissal, the Asawase lawmaker hopeful took to social media to reaffirm his faith in Allah indicating […]Read More
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If your songs brought NPP to power, sing for CPP too – Abronye DC dares A Plus

Controversial NPP communicator, Kwame Baffoe is popularly known as Abronye DC has rekindled his beef with musician A-Plus. Abronye known for his sharp tongue has thrown some jabs at the musician following the latter’s incessant attack on the current administration. Abronye is incensed over A-Plus’s insistence that he propelled the NPP to power in 2016 […]Read More
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Mass defections hit NDC in Yagaba Kubori

Some ward executives, foot soldiers and constituency executive officers of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Yagaba Kubori Constituency of the North East Region have defected to the New Patriotic Party (NPP). They came in their hundreds to the residence of the former Member of Parliament (MP) for the constituency, Mustapha Ussif, before his […]Read More