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There was no sign of incompetence in Mahama’s administration – Spio-Garbrah

National Democratic Congress (NDC) flagbearer aspirant, Dr Ekwow Spio0-Garbrah, says there was no sign of incompetence in ex-President Mahama’s administration. The politician, in an interview on Asempa FM‘s political talk show, Ekosii Sen, said the onus lies on the New Patriotic Party (NPP) who have tagged the former president with “incompetence” to provide evidence to that effect. Citing the much-talked-about …

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We’ll leave you to face the law alone – NPP to accused Delta Force members

The ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has justified why none of its members was in court to solidarize with two polling stations executives of the party standing trail at Kumasi Circuit Court for allegedly assaulting Member of Parliament (MP) for Tafo-Pankrono and Minister, Monitoring and Evaluation, Dr. Anthony Akoto Osei. “We want every member of NPP to understand that the …

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NPP cannot disband vigilante groups – Communications Director

The governing New Patriotic Party has said increasing calls for violent pro-party groups to be disbanded are misplaced. According to the party’s Communications Director, Yaw Buabeng Asamoah, the party did not form groups like Delta Force and therefore cannot disband them. “When the party puts something together, the party can disband”, he contributed to Joy News’ late evening news analysis …

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Two tutors of Ankaful Nurses College transferred after exposing corrupt deals of Principal

Two tutors of the Ankaful Nurses Training College have been transferred from the school after exposing the corrupt deals of the Acting Principal of the college. The two tutors, William Akpetey and Cyril Kumako, uncovered widespread corrupt deals of the acting principal of the college and blew his uncover. The acting principal of the College, Simon Dogedoung after an investigation …

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Chinese company to acquire A1 Bakery for $5m

Information trickling down indicates that one of Ghana’s most established enterprises, A1 Bakery, producers of A1 bread, will soon be acquired by a Chinese company for an amount of five million dollars ($5m). Reports suggest that management of the indigenous company will conclude negotiations with the Chinese firm in a little while. Attempts to get Godfred Obeng Boateng, owner of …

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Ex-Minister calls out President Akufo-Addo for claiming NDC achievements

Former Deputy Minister of Energy and Petroleum, John Abdulai Jinapor is accusing President Akufo-Addo of appropriating projects of the erstwhile NDC administration and presenting them as his achievements. According to Abu Jinapor, the president has resorted to this strategy especially in the energy sector because his administration has failed to achieve anything substantial in the almost two years in office. …

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Stop EOCO from inviting me over Ghana Gas audit – Valerie Sawyerr tells court

A former Board Member of the Ghana National Gas Company, Valerie Sawyerr, wants an Accra High Court to stop the Economic and Organized Crime Office (EOCO) from inviting her over investigations into alleged procurement infractions recorded at the Ghana Gas company under the previous government. “An order of injunction restraining 2nd respondent [EOCO] and 3rd respondent [Acting Executive Director of …

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‘We’ll campaign in schools; sack all headteachers’ – Inusah dares GES

The Member of Parliament for Tamale Central, Inusah Fuseini, insists the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) will continue to campaign in senior high schools going into the 2020 elections despite an existing GES policy against political campaigns in such schools. The MP believes this is necessary because students need to know about happenings in the country. Reacting to the suspension …

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Who killed the judges?: History ‘re-cooked, re-hashed to hang ‘innocent’ me – Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has said history has been “re-hashed” and “re-cooked” to make him and other innocent people look guilty as far as the murder of three high court judges and an army major in 1982 is concerned. In his view, the perpetrators of that crime some 36 years ago, were justly punished unlike the murderers of Ya …

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Opuni trial resumes

The trial of former Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Dr. Stephen Kwabena Opuni and the Managing Director of Agricult Ghana Limited, Seidu Agongo, who have been accused of causing financial loss to the state has resumed with lawyers grilling the first prosecution witness for more than four hours. The trial was initially put on hold for two …

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