We’re committed to tackling graduate unemployment – Bawumia

Vice President, Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has addressed the 18th congregation of the University for Development Studies (UDS) with a firm pledge that government will soon address the problem of graduate unemployment. He said government considers graduate unemployment as a national security threat for which reason it should be solved beginning with the recruitment of […]

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KABA always pushed me to reveal secrets – Asiedu Nketia

The General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Johnson Asiedu Nketia says the late Asempa FM presenter, Kwadwo Asare Barfour Acheampong (KABA) always pushed him to reveal secrets. According to General Mosquito, as he is widely known, the late broadcaster had a unique way of making his guests reveal “hidden truths” to his audience. “KABA […]

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Special Prosecutor Bill unconstitutional – Oye Lithur

Former Gender, Children and Social Protection Minister has questioned the constitutionality of the recently passed Special Prosecutor Bill claiming it is inconsistent with the 1992 constitution. Nana Oye Lithur says the Bill can only be constitutional after amendments to Article 88 of the 1992 Constitution which empowers the Attorney-General to lead prosecutions on behalf of government. Parliament […]

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Trust us, we’re delivering on our promises – Nana Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said that his administration has made enough strides in their first 11 months in office to earn the trust of Ghanaians in their ability to fulfil all of their promises during their tenure. “It’s important for trust in government and important for trust in politicians because they should be […]

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Produce details of 11 terminated power deals – Jinapor

A former deputy Minister of Power, John Jinapor is calling for more details on the cancellation of some Power Purchase Agreements (PPA) expected to cost Ghana $402 million in the short term. The Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko, stated before Parliament that Ghana will save about $7.217 billion from the termination of the 11 PPAs over a 13-year period […]

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Post budget workshop for selected MPs unacceptable  – Haruna

Minority Leader, Haruna Iddrissu, wants Parliament to stop the practice of organizing a post budget workshop for only selected Members and leaders of Parliament. According to him, this practice which has occurred over the years in the House does not allow for quality and in-depth debate on issues raised in the budget. The Chairpersons and […]

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Sanitation Brigade not ‘jobs for the boys’ – Kofi Adda

File photo: Residents cleaning drains at Koforidua. Water Resources and Sanitation Minister, Joseph Kofi Adda says the Sanitation Brigade being created by the government will not be dominated by loyalists of the governing party – the New Patriotic Party (NPP). President Akufo-Addo on Monday launched the National Sanitation Campaign in Accra where he also announced the formation […]

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