POLITICS

Recall list of “discriminatory” ministerial appointments – Women’s Group

Gender advocates are mounting pressure on President Nana Akufo-Addo to recall his recent ministerial list for the new regions because it is “discriminatory” against women. Members of the Women’s Group in Ghana said they are “shocked and dismayed” that out of the 14 persons designated as Ministers and Deputy Ministers for the newly created Regions and some existing Regions only ...

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We’ll not reinstate dismissed UEW Senior lecturers – Governing Council to Education Minister

The governing council of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has rejected a directive by the Minister of Education, Dr. Mathew Opoku Prempeh to reinstate three dismissed senior lecturers of the institution. It would be recalled that the Minister last week directed the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education Winneba (UEW), Reverend Father Prof Anthony Afful-Broni to immediately reinstate the ...

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NDC closes down party office in Ellembelle over NPP’s exposé

The leadership of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Ellembelle Constituency of the Western Region has shut down its constituency office at Aiyinasi over NPP’s exposé. The party’s leadership took this bold decision after the party’s Administrator, Dr. Orlando Kwafo has allowed an NPP Communicator in the area, Paul Attah Biah Nyanzu aka Mankind Ellembelle to have access ...

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Kwabena Adjei lived his conviction – Rawlings

The founder of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Jerry John Rawlings, has paid tribute to former party chairman, Dr. Kwabena Adjei, describing him as a very strong and passionate man who lived his conviction. The former President said he had a great deal of respect for Dr. Adjei because he stood for his beliefs and was not a materialist. Describing ...

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Rev Owusu Bempah reacts to Kennedy Agyapong quitting politics

The founder and leader of the Glorious Word and Power Ministry International, Rev Isaac Owusu Bempah has reacted to the decision of the Member of Parliament of Assin Central, Kennedy Ohene Agyapong to quit active politics. According to the man of God, his mother is sad over the decision by Kennedy Agyapong to quit politics because she is very fond ...

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Ken Agyepong wants my position for Afenyo Markin – Kwamena Duncan

The Central Regional Minister, Kwamena Duncan, has dismissed claims that he has awarded over 50 contracts to himself since he took over as minister in 2017. His comments after reports indicated that Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyepong, had alleged that Mr. Duncan had awarded himself over 50 contracts. But in a rejoinder, the Central described the allegations ...

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Dumsor not coming back – NPP MP

Member of Parliament (MP) for Suhum Constituency in the Eastern Region, Frederick Opare Ansah, has told Ghanaians that the erratic power supply popularly known as dumsor, will not return. According to him, there is no reason for panic because President Akufo-Addo government has what it takes to ensure that dumsor does not return. He said “I heard the nation experienced ...

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Sam George fingers Jubilee House in UEW impasse

Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram Constituency Sam Nartey George has accused the presidency of being behind “the sort of impudence” that has led to the closure of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW). The National Democratic Congress (NDC) MP says what is being seen currently as efforts to bring the issues to normalcy is “just face-saving” and they run deeper ...

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Ghanaian MPs only good at approving car loans – Prophet Kofi Oduro

The Head Pastor of the Alabaster International Ministries, Prophet Dr Kofi Oduro has slammed Parliament for its slothful posturing towards the passing of the Right to Information Bill, MyNewsGh.com reports. “I’m asking our parliamentarians, Right to Information Bill, when will it be passed”, he quizzed, while delivering a sermon at the Tesano Centre of the church on Sunday morning and ...

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