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Opuni’s trial postponed again

The trial of former COCOBOD Chief Executive Stephen Opuni has been postponed again to allow the court to decide which specific documents should be handed over to Opuni’s lawyers. The presiding judge, Justice Clemence Honyenuga, has set June 13 to make the decision, stating that he is yet to Read More
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I’m not a thief – Sacked GEPA boss

Gifty Klenam, former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) is vehemently fighting to clear her name after she was sacked by President Akufo-Addo. She labeled allegations leveled against her as unfounded, concocted and attempts to impugn her hard won reputation. “I’m not a thief and Information put out there in connection […]Read More
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“Corruption is tantamount to robbery”

Corruption is a fundamental human right abuse of the citizenry and must be condemned by all standards, Mr Ayaala Abdulai, the Central Gonja District Director of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) has said. He said, “Corruption denies the public of their socio-economic development, affecting the individuals and collective interest of the citizenry to […]Read More
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NDC will rise again – Mahama assures

Former President John Dramani Mahama has indicated that the National Democratic Congress would definitely rise again irrespective of storms that has confronted the party. According to him, the NDC is a resilient party and cannot be “pushed down” and assured members of the party that they would definitely “rises up” again. The former President made […]Read More
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Minority sounds alarm over growing debt

The Minority in Parliament has expressed concern over growing debt stock which they claim if not managed properly could send the country back to HIPC. In their estimation, the debt situation was pushing the country to a level that could be best classified as a debt distressed state. “When you have a one-off GDP boom […]Read More
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Akufo Addo fires Korle Bu CEO

In a day of widespread clearouts in the management of state institutions, the CEO of the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Dr Felix Anyah is the latest to be axed. His sacking follows that of the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) CEO, Gifty Klenam, the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) CEO, Paul Asare Ansah and […]Read More
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BOST boss fired

The Managing Director of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transport Company, Alfred Obeng Boateng, has been sacked. A letter signed by the Executive Secretary to the President, Nana Bediatuo Asante said Mr Obeng has until Friday, June 8, to hand over to one George Mensah Okley. Mr. Obeng Boateng’s reign as BOST Managing Director has […]Read More
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GPHA boss sacked

Information gathered by Asempanews.com indicates that Director General of at Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority (GPHA) Paul Ansah Asare has been sacked from post. It is currently unclear what caused his removal but it’s being rumoured that his sack could be triggered by the recent turf fight between workers’ union of the Ports Authority and […]Read More
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Kelni GVG finally speaks on deal

Kelni GVG has stated that monitors that will be connected to the networks of telecom operator are “non-intrusive, passive and secure data collection equipment”. The company for the first time disclosed in a 19-point response to questions about the monitoring platform and other pertinent issues that have raised concerns in the past weeks concerning the […]Read More
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We have proven critics wrong – Bawumia

Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia is confident incumbent government is delivering on promises made to Ghanaians during the last electioneering campaign in 2016. The vice president maintained that government’s performance over the last 17 months should be enough to convince individuals and prove sceptics wrong. Addressing a durbar of chiefs and people at Asante Mampong the second […]Read More
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NDC has lost its identity: Rawlings

Jerry John Rawlings, Founder of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has lamented over what he describes as a loss of identity for his party. According to the Former President, information about the party’s history has been distorted from members of the party. He added that the party has become a “clone of what the other […]Read More
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Anita Desosoo kneels, begs Rawlings to forgive NDC

The National Vice Chairperson of the opposition National Democratic Congress, Anita Desosoo has appealed to the party’s founder; Jerry John Rawlings to pardon the executives of the party who have wronged him. She knelt before Rawlings on Monday in Accra when the party marked the 39th anniversary of the June 4 uprising. According to her, […]Read More
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“Noise over Anas’ exposé needless”

Founder of pressure group, Concerned Voters Movement (CVM), Razak Kwadjo Opoku has said the hullabaloo over the soon to be aired investigative piece by Anas Aremeyaw Anas is needless. Mr. Opoku particularly stated that he is surprised about the unsubstantiated allegations leveled against the ace Investigative Journalist for his contribution to the fight against corruption. Read More