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Nana Addo’s ministerial reshuffle strategic – Oppong Nkrumah

The incoming Minister for Information Kojo Oppong Nkrumah in an interview on the Citi Breakfast Show attributed his new shuffled position and other ministers as a strategic move by President Akufo- Addo. According to him, the President is moving a few people around in accordance to achieving his plans for the country ahead of the 2020 election. He stated that… Read More
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Akufo-Addo’s reshuffle ‘most useless ever’ – Abraham Amaliba

A member of the legal team of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Abraham Amaliba, has described Akufo-Addo’s maiden reshuffle as the “most useless ever.”President Akufo-Addo made 15 changes to his government by re-aligning some ministers on Thursday.Deputy Information Minister Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah was promoted to the substantive position of Information Minister. Dr Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, who used to be the Minister for… Read More
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‘Mahama Boys’ using deceit to get support; Naabu wants Minority leadership to act

National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Yunyoo, Joseph Bipoba Naabu, has called on the leadership of the Minority in Parliament to bring colleagues MPs he describes as ‘Mahama Boys’ to order. He accuses the said MPs of using fraud and deceit to get other MPs to declare their support for former President John Mahama who is very… Read More
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My 30 ‘trotro’ buses fit for ambulances – Bagbin

Former Minister of Health, Alban Bagbin, has rejected claims that he signed a contract for the procurement of ambulances that were unfit for purpose. “It is not true”, the Nadowli-Kaleo MP stated emphatically on Class91.3FM’s Executive Breakfast Show on Thursday, 26 July. The Health Ministry, under the Mahama administration, awarded a €2.4 million contract to a company to supply ambulances… Read More
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Deputy Education Minister talks about opportunities with double intake system

A Deputy Minister for Education, Dr Yaw Osei Adutwum, has stated that the double intake education system to be introduced under the Free SHS Programme has a pack of opportunities for Ghanaians. “The double-track system is a pack of opportunities for our generation.” Speaking on TV3’s New Day on Thursday, Dr Adutwum said Ghana lacks an educational system and that… Read More
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We can’t forget your contributions to our welfare – BoG to Amissah-Arthur

Staff of the central bank, where the late former vice president Kwesi Bekoe Amissah- Arthur worked before becoming a vice president, have in a eulogy described him as “meticulous” and a “team player”. Governor of the bank, Ernest Addison, who spoke on behalf of the staff expressed shock at the sudden demise but recounted the contribution of the late former… Read More
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I tried to prevent Amissah-Arthur from doing politics – Family member

A member of late former vice president, Paa Kwesi Amissah-Arthur’s family has disclosed that she tried to prevent him from venturing into politics. Speaking to Joy News at the forecourt of the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC), where loved ones are filing past Amissah-Arthur’s body, Laura said she was scared when he informed her about getting into politics. “I didn’t… Read More
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Ghana will miss unifier Amissah-Arthur – Prof Joshua Alabi

Flagbearer hopeful of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Prof Joshua Alabi, has described the demise of the late Vice President, Paa Kwesi Amissah Arthur as a big blow to the nation. Speaking at the forecourt of Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) where the former veep has been laid in state, Prof described Amissah-Arthur as “a very meticulous but knowledgeable person“.… Read More
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Kenedy Agyapong Should be Suspended – Privileges Committee Finally Recommends

The Privileges Committee of Parliament has recommended sanctions against the Assin Central Member of Parliament Kennedy Agyapong over his claims that Parliament is cheap. The committee in its report after the public hearing of the member last week said: “ The committee has carefully considered the matter in the light of the totality of the evidence gathered and in accordance… Read More