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Mahama is ‘confused’ – NPP Chairman

Mr Dennis Amfo-Sefa, the Tema West Constituency Chairman of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has stated that former president John Mahama is confused about his presidential ambitions especially because of the impending 2020 elections. He has thus ‘ordered’ Mr Mahama to man up and contest for the flagbearership of the opposition National Democratic Congress. […]Read More
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Sammy Gyamfi clashes with Ken Agyapong over Anas

Sammy Gyamfi, NDC communicator has jumped to Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ defense rubbishing claims by Kennedy Agyapong that the investigative journalist is “evil” and a “blackmailer”. Commenting on the incessant attacks on the award-winning journalist by the MP for Assin Central on Okay FM Wednesday, he noted that allegations by the NPP firebrand were pure fabrications […]Read More
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$178m KelniGVG Deal: Ursula faces parliament today

Communications Minister, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful and the Director-General of the National Communications Authority (NCA), Joe Anokye, are expected to appear before parliament to brief the House on the controversial $178m KelniGVG contract today, Tuesday, 29 May 2018. Mrs Owusu-Ekuful is expected to brief the Communications Committee of Parliament following red flags raised Read More
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Officers disperse after NIA no-show

Some officers who lined up on Monday to get registered for their national identification card had to return to their bases in disappointment. The nationwide registration exercise is scheduled to have started in the Greater Accra Region on Monday. The exercise was to begin at 7:00am at some key state agencies and institutions like Jubilee […]Read More
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Betty Mould roots for Bagbin

Mrs Betty Mould Iddrisu has thrown her weight behind Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin stating that he is a presidential material. Mrs Mould-Iddrisu who is a national Vice Chairperson of the opposition National Democratic Congress, said Mr Bagbin is a seasoned lawyer and has vast experience in governance and politics. This was in response to a […]Read More
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Time for Africa to move from talk to action in anti-corruption fight – CDD-Ghana

The Ghana Center for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) fully endorses the AU’s decision to declare 2018 as African anti-corruption year. While this shows a new direction and impetus to fighting corruption, concrete steps are required to address rising public official corruption in member countries. After 55 years, the dream for a developed and prosperous continent is […]Read More
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Bagbin blasts CID boss

Mr Alban Bagbin has criticised the Police CID for breaching Parliamentary privileges after inviting Mr Anthony Karbo, Deputy Minister of Roads and Highways in relation to investigations into alleged football corruption. The Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament said though Members of Parliament (MPs) are not above the laws of Ghana, there were procedures to be […]Read More
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Anthony Karbo invited by CID over Nyantakyi’s case

The Deputy Minister for Roads and Highways, Anthony Carbo has been invited by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service for questioning. The invitation is in relation to the fraud allegations against GFA boss, Kwesi Nyantakyi by the President Akufo-Addo. According to sources the deputy minister’s name was mentioned in the investigative […]Read More
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Minority chastises gov’t over corruption

The Minority NDC in Parliament has slammed the Akufo-Addo-led government for the lack of commitment to fight corruption in the country. According to them, the latest Corruption Perception Index released by the Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII) vindicates the NDC’s position that there is corruption in the NPP’s government. Alhaji A.B.A Fuseini, Ranking Member on Read More
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NDC Women Organisers reveal Bagbin is …

Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin is an indispensable asset to the opposite NDC and deserves respect and support from the party, Women Organisers of the NDC in the Western Region have said. The women ‘Akatamansonians’, mainly made up of branch Women Organisers have asserted that the Nadowli Kaleo MP and Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament is […]Read More