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Ghana is ‘beyond hopeless’ – Ayariga

Founder of the All People’s Congress (APC) has described the current state of the country as a situation ‘beyond hopeless’. He said the Akufo-Addo-led New Patriotic Party (NPP) government has failed Ghanaians. “I think so far, they [NPP government] have failed Ghanaians”, he told Johnnie Hughes on TV3 New Day Thursday. According to him, President […]Read More
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Afenyo-Markin defends Osafo-Marfo

Member of Parliament for Effutu, Alexander Afenyo-Markin, has justified the controversial comments by the senior minister, Yaw Osafo-Maafo, which many say, suggested the trial of ‘galamsey queen’, Aisha Huang, was compromised to save Ghana’s bilateral relations with China. Yaw Osafo Maafo, while addressing a town hall in the US, had said jailing the Chinese national, […]Read More
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Free Zones boss flouts NPP orders

The Chief Executive of the Ghana Free Zones Authority, Michael Okyere Baafi is flouting an order by the New Patriotic Party that individual members of the party who are nursing ambitions to contest in the party’s 2019 parliamentary primaries to desist from campaigning until the party opens nominations and sets out guidelines for the primaries. […]Read More
General Politics

NDC, NPP agree to engage religious bodies, CSOs in eliminating vigilantism

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the National Democratic Congress (NDC) have agreed to commence a discussion on the elimination of vigilantism with other key stakeholders and experts. The representatives shall include representatives of Civil Society Organisations, Security Agencies and religious bodies. This was captured in a communiqué signed by Chairmen of both NDC and Read More
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Massive shake hits EC

Spokesperson for the Electoral Commission, Eric Kofi Dzakpasu has been moved to the Volta Region. The former head of the EC’s Public Affairs Department is now the Deputy Volta Regional Director. Mr Kofi Dzakpasu is one of the over 30 officers to be affected by the mass transfer. His deputy, Yusif Ayuba, sources say, is […]Read More
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Vigilante talks: NPP, NDC meet again today

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) are expected to go the discussion table on Monday, April 29, 2019, to continue talks on disbanding political vigilantism in the country. The meeting will be the second in three weeks with the first one held on April 9, 2019. This follows […]Read More
General Politics

We’ll deal with Jean Mensa – NDC

The Eastern regional Organizer of the opposition National Democratic Congress, Hackman Kabore, has stated that the party will deal with the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission if she doesn’t change her conduct towards the NDC and work within the remit of free, fair and transparent electoral processes. According to him, the posture and actions of […]Read More