NDC must restore its integrity before 2020 – Rawlings

Founder of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Jerry John Rawlings, believes his party must redeem its image in the eyes of Ghanaians if it is to stand a chance in 2020 elections. Coming off its comprehensive defeat in the 2016 elections, Mr. Rawlings said a cleanup and the “restoration of our integrity” is paramount. “We don’t like to […]

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Sammy Awuku unfit for YEA post – NDC MP to petition Akufo-Addo

The appointment of NPP National Youth Organiser Sammy Awuku as Board chairman of Youth Employment Agency has been challenged as illegal. The ranking member on the Employment Committee of Parliament who is also Pru East NDC MP, Kwabena Donkor has argued, the appointment is in breach of YEA Act 887 which sets out a meritocratic […]

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‘I want NPP beaten in 2020 election’ – Rawlings

Former President Jerry John Rawlings has clarified his statement suggesting it will be impossible for the National Democratic Congress to win back power from the New Patriotic Party in the 2020 general elections. Speaking on TV3, Friiday evening, the former President said he would wish that the NDC, a party he founded, wins the next […]

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Special Prosecutor office not needless duplication – Ben Abdallah

Chairperson of Parliament’s Constitutional Committee has argued that the creation of the office of a Special Prosecutor is not a duplication of the role of the Attorney General and Minister of Justice. Ben Abdallah said apart from the fact that it is a democratic necessity and the fact that it is a political promise which […]

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Special Prosecutor’s Office will be insulated from political manipulation – Ben Abdallah

The Chairman of Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee says the Office of Special Prosecutor (OSP) will be designed to prevent political manipulation. Ben Abdallah Bandah said the OSP bill, when passed into law, will make it difficult for the Special Prosecutor to be removed easily at the whims of the executive. He told Evans Mensah on […]

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Amidu’s insults high as ‘Afadjato’; but I won’t begrudge him – Ablakwa

Member of Parliament for the North, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has said he bears no grudges against a senior member  cum known critic of the National Democracy Congress (NDC), Martin Amidu, despite the former’s recent attacks on him. Describing Mr. Amidu’s apparent abusive words as being as “high as [Mount] Afadjato”, Ablakwa in a recent Facebook […]

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Akufo-Addo leaves for UN General Assembly

President Nana Akufo-Addo has left the country to lead Ghana’s delegation to the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly. Whilst there, the President, as co-Chair of the Advocacy Group of Eminent Persons for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), will participate in a series of SDGs events. He will also deliver a speech on the theme […]

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I’ll pray for free SHS to succeed – Former Education Minister

Former Minister of Education, Professor Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang is praying for the sustainability of the free Senior High School (SHS) policy rolled out by the Akufo-Addo led government. She said any policy geared towards securing the future generation will have the full support of all well-meaning Ghanaians. But Prof. Opoku Agyemang’s only point of […]

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