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Mahama did not build 16 hospitals – Minister

NPP Member of Parliament (MP) for Subin constituency in the Ashanti Region, Eugene Boakye Antwi says he will resign from his position if it is really true that Ex-President John Mahama’s past administration built 16 hospitals that need to be commissioned. According to him no appointee in President Akufo-Addo’s government would never influence the stalling of the hospitals that need ...

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Re: Apologize for insulting me – Togbe Afede to Freddie Blay, NPP

citinewsroom on Thursday, July 13, 2018, published a story with the headline “Apologize for insulting me – Togbe Afede to Freddie Blay, NPP”, which was inaccurate. The report had suggested that the Agbogbomefia Togbe Afede XIV, was demanding an apology from the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), and it’s chairman Mr. Freddie Blay over some derogatory comments made by the ...

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Increase VAT and ‘see’ – Angry Ghanaians blast Akufo-Addo

The Akufo-Addo government’s popularity is expected to take a massive nosedive in the coming days if it attempts to increase the current 17% Value Added Tax (VAT) rate. There are strong indications that government will increase the VAT rate from 17.5% to 21% when the Finance Minister presents the mid-year budget to Parliament next week Thursday. Gabby Asare-Otchere Darko, a ...

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‘Charlotte Osei one of the most competent people I’ve ever met’ – U.S. Ambassador

Outgoing U.S. Ambassador to Ghana, Robert P. Jackson, has described the sacked Chairperson of Ghana’s Electoral Commission (EC), Mrs Charlotte Osei, as one of the most competent persons he has ever met despite her dismissal for “incompetence” and procurement breaches. President Nana Akufo-Addo removed Mrs Charlotte Osei from office together with her two deputies: Georgina Opoku Amankwah and Amadu Sulley, ...

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We’ll investigate ‘serious cases’ , not hearsay – Amidu

The Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu, says his office will only prosecute serious cases of alleged corruption due to the limited resources available to his office. He was however quick to add that his office will not spare corrupt officials since it will devise measures to deal with minor offenses. “I can assure you that every petition that has come to ...

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GES condemns caning of KSTS student by teacher

The Ghana Education Service has launched investigations into an incident at the Kumasi Secondary Technical School where a housemaster of the school caned a student for sneaking out of school without permit. The incident has left the second year student with glaring multiple cane marks on the back and ribs. It comes at the time when corporal punishment has been ...

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Turkish nationals beat Ghanaian businessman to pulp at Spintex

A Ghanaian businessman is battling with his life after being assaulted by some workers of Ella Furniture Ltd, a Turkish furniture company on the Spintex Road in Accra. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Barry CSC, Prince Barry, sustained various degrees of injury on his head and other parts of his body after he had been assaulted with sticks. Barry ...

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FREDDIE BLAY 275 BUSES ” USELESS AND WASTE OF RESOURCES- JOURNALIST

Ahead of the New Patriotic Party (Npp)National Delegates Conference and election the acting National Chairman Mr. Freddie Blay imported 275 buses for all the 275 Constituency in the Country. Mr. Magnus Der Junior, a broadcast Journalist has condemned the purchase of 275 buses whilst the country is in crisis, only 55 national ambulance. He posted his grievances on his Facebook ...

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