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Chairman Wontumi not arrested; he turned himself in – DCOP Kofi Boakye

The Ashanti Regional Police Commander, DCOP Kofi Boakye says the Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Bosiako popularly called Chairman Wontumi voluntarily turned himself in to the police. According to him, claims that Chairman Wontumi was arrested and is in police custody are false and malicious. The NPP Ashanti Regional Chairman has come under severe …

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US Ambassador Engages Corporate Ghana On YALI West Africa RLC

The Ambassador of the United States of America, H.E. Robert Jackson, last week, treated corporate Ghana to a reception to discuss support and partnerships for the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) in the West African sub-region. He reaffirmed President Obama’s commitment to investing in the development of the African youth. In July 2014, President Obama announced the creation of four …

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BNI arrests NPP Youth Organizer over G3 riffles threat

Officials of the Bureau of National Investigations (BNI) have arrested the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Upper West Regional Youth Organizer Mustafa Guove over his recent comments of threats to brandish G3 riffles if provoked by the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) ultimate1069.com can exclusively report. Mustapha Guove on Wa-based W93.5fm said NPP members were prepared to face-off with their political …

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Sam George must apologise publicly – Ningo Chief

The Parliamentary candidate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for the Ningo-Prampram Constituency of the Greater Accra Region, Samuel George Nartey, is obviously ill at ease following a week’s ultimatum given to him by the Ningo Traditional Council to publicly withdraw his ‘unsavory statement’ against its leader and render an apology. Sam George, with bottles of Whisky, reportedly went to …

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Stop the craze for holidays – Prof. Akosa to Ghanaians

A member of the Convention People’s Party, CPP, Professor Agyeman Badu Akosa, has condemned what he calls the craze for public holidays in Ghana. Currently, about 13 public holidays are observed in Ghana under the Public Holidays Act 2001 (Act 601) which also allows the President of Ghana to declare other holidays as and when necessary. Speaking to Citi News, …

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Stop complaining, our energy situation better than others – Spio

The Minister for Trade and Industry, Dr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah has asked Ghanaians to appreciate the strides made by the government in improving the country’s energy situation rather than complaining. According to him, stated Ghana’s current energy situation is much more efficient than that of many other African countries. According to him, the country’s installed 3,000 megawatts capacity, is the highest …

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Bawumia must apologise for false religious claims – Apaak

Presidential Staffer Dr. Clement Apaak has called on NPP’s vice presidential candidate Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia to render an unqualified apology to Ghanaians for suggesting that the Flagstaff House is religiously skewed in favour of Christians. According to Dr. Apaak, the comments by Dr. Bawumia is unfortunate, false and must be condemned by Ghanaians. Addressing supporters of the New Patriotic Party …

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Only ‘uneducated minds’ will vote NDC in 2016 – MP

The Member of Parliament for Manhyia in the Ashanti region Mathew Opoku Prempeh has stated that “only uneducated minds” will vote for the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the upcoming 2016 elections. According to him, any serious minded Ghanaian should be looking for an alternative party to replace the “non-performing” Mahama administration in the coming general elections. “It is …

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Workers must stand for peaceful elections – TUC

Tema, May 1, GNA – Madam Susan Naa Sekyere, the Greater Accra Regional Secretary of the Ghana Trades Union Congress, has called on workers and their unions to dedicate themselves to free, fair and peaceful elections in November. She said the stakes were high in the forthcoming elections and called on the workers to critically examine the issues and make …

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Workers Union says Mahama must walk the talk on ECG privatisation

The General Secretary of the Public Utility Workers Union, Ato Bondzie Quaye has commended president Mahama for assuring workers the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) would not be privatised. Speaking at this year’s May Day celebrations in the Upper West regional capital, Wa, President Mahama stated that, “ECG is and will remain a wholly state enterprise.” However, in an exclusive …

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