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The Ashanti regional Chairman of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako popularly known as Chairman Wontumi has revealed that he is not into politics to make money.
According to the NPP firebrand, he has over 100 houses in the Kumasi Metropolis and several properties across the country… Continue reading
POSTERS OF ex-Vice President Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur as presidential aspirant for electio 2020 on the ticket of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) have emerged, sparking brouhaha in a section of the party.
The nicely-printed posters popped up barely 24 hours after news broke that former President John Dramani Mahama,… Continue reading
The New Patriotic Party (NPP), has questioned the morality of the main opposition party, the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in condemning post-election violence and takeover of state entities, some of which reportedly led to assault on NDC members.
The NDC at an earlier press conference accused President Akufo-Addo and the… Continue reading
Parliament’s Appointment Committee will on Friday vet Senior Minister-designate Yaw Osafo Marfo, National Security Minister-designate Albert Kan-Dapaah, Finance Minister-designate Ken Ofori-Atta and Defence Minister-designate Dominic Nitiwul.
They will be followed by Attorney-General & Justice Minister-designate Gloria Akuffo and Minister-designate for the Interior, Ambrose Dery.
Minister-designate of Local Government &… Continue reading
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) party have received a lot of praise from the people of the Volta Region after the president announced the appointments of John Peter Amewu and Kofi Dzamesi as ministers-designate.
According to them, the appointments seem to have naturalised… Continue reading
The Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana has announced February 9th as the day for the election of 10 people who will be Council of State members to represent each of the 10 regions in the country.
In a statement signed by the Head of Communications at the EC, Eric Dzakpasu,… Continue reading
The controversial nurses allowance will be restored in March this year, Vice President Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia has revealed.
According to him, the NPP government will announce the restoration of the allowances in their first budget in March, as promised during the electioneering.
The NDC government led by former President… Continue reading
Former President John Agyekum Kufour has expressed confidence in the appointments made by President Akufo-Addo.
According to him, Akufo-Addo’s appointments and the introduction of some new ministries are part of his plan to ensure positive change in Ghana.
Barely a week after assuming office as President, Akufo-Addo has come… Continue reading
The Akufo-Addo government has inherited a “very difficult” economy from the previous administration, Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has said.
Speaking at a durbar of Zongo chiefs and Imams at Fadama in Accra organised by the Chief Imam to mark the birthday of Holy Prophet Mohammed, Dr Bawumia said despite the… Continue reading
The Member of Parliament for Effutu in the Central region has donated 20 Hyundai buses to some drivers in Winneba area to facilitate their work.
The buses which was handed to the GPRTU to be distributed to the drivers according to the MP forms part of his strategy to create… Continue reading