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NPP vets candidates

Candidates vying for various executive positions in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) are supposed to be vetted from today, May 17, until Thursday, May 24, 2018. But sources at the NPP office say the party’s election committee will rather meet today to discuss the vetting process. At the close of nominations, 43 aspirants had submitted […]Read More
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Chaos as soldiers, police clash in Tamale

Soldiers on Wednesday afternoon clashed with police officers in Tamale in the Northern Region, after a soldier was arrested by the police for allegedly beating his wife. Report suggests the police after apprehending the military officer allegedly subjected him to severe beatings, irritating the soldiers who took the law in their own hands to respond […]Read More
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NDC on the verge of breaking up – Rawlings

The founder of the National Democratic Congress, Jerry John Rawlings is seeing the party losing the 2020 general elections if things are not done right at its branch level. Mr. Rawlings who is a former president of Ghana observed that the recently held NDC elections at the branches were flouted with malpractices. Branches are smaller […]Read More
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Akufo-Addo attends SDGs event in US

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, left Ghana on Thursday, 26 April, 2018, for the United States of America (USA), to attend a high level event to mark the achievement of the Qatar Foundation’s commitment to enrol 10 million children to receive quality primary school education. Mr Akufo-Addo is attending the event in his capacity as […]Read More
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CID grills 4 more ex-ministers

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has interrogated four more former ministers in the erstwhile National Democratic Congress (NDC) government headed by John Dramani Mahama. The former ministers, who were/are Members of Parliament (MPs), have been caught in the ongoing double salary scandal. Three of them, including Edwin Nii Lante Read More
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GRA, others sued over TIN

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), the Attorney-General’s Department and the Judicial Service have been sued over the introduction of the Tax Identification Number (TIN) policy. The Centre for Juvenile Delinquency, an NGO, is seeking to invoke the original jurisdiction of the Supreme Court on the consistency or otherwise of the law governing the TIN with […]Read More
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Akufo-Addo shocks NDC protestors in London

President Akufo-Addo pulled a major surprise on some supporters of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in London at the weekend. That was when he had gone to the prestigious London School of Economics (LSE) to deliver an address at the ‘Africa Summit’ under the theme, “Africa at work: educated, employed and empowered.” Even before […]Read More