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“Akuffo-Addo Deserves Commendation For D.K. Poison’s Payment” – Rawlings

Former President Rawlings has said President Nana Akufo Addo deserves commendation for approving the payment of $45,000 the state owed former World Boxing Champion, David Kotei, popularly known as D.K. Poison. An official statement signed by Mr Kobina Andoh Amoakwa, the Head of Communications Directorate of the former president said: ” It is gratifying that […]

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We’ll deal with Togolanders – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the government will deal with the secessionist groups advocating independence of the Volta region as Western Togoland. Speaking for the first time about the attacks of these groups in some parts of the Volta region in recent times, Nana Akufo-Addo said: “It is just a handful of people; these […]

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2020 polls: I’ve Christ in me; His principles of justice, truth, peace’ll reflect in my job – EC boss

The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Mrs Jean Mensa, has reiterated that the election management body she leads will not rig the 2020 elections. She stated that her Christian beliefs and principles will not allow her to do anything untoward in the crucial December polls. Mrs Mensa said she stands for peace, justice and truth. […]

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Ghana-China relations more robust – Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has expressed satisfaction with the relationship between Ghana and China and has expressed the government’s commitment to further deepening that friendship. Dr Bawumia said this during a video conference when he delivered the keynote address to commemorate the 60th-anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Ghana and China on […]

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Both NPP and NDC have let us down; we may vote for CPP – Okada group

The Okada Riders Association of Ghana has disclosed that its leaders had a meeting with the New Patriotic Party (NPP) when it was in opposition, about the prospects of legalising the use of motorbikes for transporting passengers (Okada), which the party promised to do, in the lead-up to the 2016 general elections, should it win […]

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Kweku Baako ‘exposes’ Mahama over ‘sakawa’ projects

Seasoned journalist, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako has berated former President John Dramani Mahama for claiming the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has been embarking on a ”sakawa” sod-cutting of projects. The Flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Mahama, speaking at the party’s Town Hall meeting held in Kumasi questioned the NPP’s commitment to complete the projects saying it’s all […]

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Akufo-Addo Cabinet to consider Okada legalisation report after final Oct. consultations

The Ministry of Transport has said it will hold final consultations on the legalisaiton of the Okada business in October this year after which a report will be forwarded to Cabinet for consideration. “The 2nd phase of the consultations is to engage stakeholders in the six (6) newly-created regions of Bono East, Ahafo, Western North, […]

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Mahama slightly leads Akufo-Addo in June results of Ghana Election Poll

Click to read all about coronavirus → 48% of Ghanaians surveyed in the Ghana Election Poll say they would vote for former President John Dramani Mahama if elections were held today, while 35% of the respondents were rooting for President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. The first wave of results of the Ghana Election Poll conducted online via the […]

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Maiden statement by Prof Opoku-Agyemang at her UPSA unveiling

Click to read all about coronavirus → Below is the full speech of Prof Naana Opoku-Agyemang at an event to outdoor her as John Mhama’s running mate for the December elections. MAIDEN STATEMENT BY PROF. NAANA JANE OPOKU-AGYEMANG, NDC RUNNING MATE TO H.E. JOHN DRAMANI MAHAMA FOR ELECTION 2020 ON THE OCCASSION OF HER OUTDOORING […]

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Akufo-Addo’s 14th address to the nation on measures to fight coronavirus

Click to read all about coronavirus → Fellow Ghanaians, good evening. I am happy that I have the opportunity this evening to engage with you, again, in your homes. I want, at the outset, to thank all of you for your prayers and expressions of good wishes when doctors advised me to go into quarantine […]

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