POLITICS

Mahama government far more corrupt than I thought – Prof. Adei

The various corruption allegations surfacing are proof that the Mahama administration was far more corrupt than previously thought, former Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Prof Stephen Adei has said at a Business Roundtable organised by Yamson and Associates in Accra on Wednesday, 31 May. “Do you know why many people want to be politicians? ...

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‘No Ghanaian president compares to Otabil’ – Adei

A former Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Professor Stephen Adei, has indicated that Pastor Mensa Otabil, founder and leader of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), has chalked so much success and made a lot of achievements that put him in a class way above all Ghanaian presidents. According to Prof Adei, the founder ...

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It’s too soon for me to criticise Akufo-Addo – Prof. Adei

Former Rector of the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), Professor Stephen Adei has said he cannot understand why his critics want him to start criticising the Akufo-Addo government so soon when he gave the Mahama administration a two-year grace period before speaking about that government. Speaking at a Business Roundtable organised Yamson and Associates on Wednesday, 31 ...

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I’ll still be in cabinet despite name snub – Kyei-Mensah

The Majority leader and Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu has revealed he will actively participate in cabinet meetings in spite of his exclusion from the cabinet list by the President. The 19-member list communicated to Parliament Tuesday May 30, 2017, by President Nana Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo excluded some portfolios which hitherto had been part of cabinet. The Cabinet ministers ...

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Mahama lynching: Blame Akufo-Addo – NDC

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is to blame for the lynching of Captain Maxwell Adam Mahama, the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said. “The NDC is laying blame for this heinous and callous lynching of Captain Mahama at the doorstep of President Akufo-Addo,” the party said in a statement. According to the party, Ghana has known no peace since ...

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Mahama lynching: No one is safe in Ghana – Sly Mensah

A former National Democratic Congress MP Sylvester Mensah has decried the spiraling rate of lawlessness in Ghana since the change of government. Vigilante groups linked to the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) have been on vandalism spree, seizing state properties and going on collision course with law enforcement agencies. There are pockets of violence in parts of the country as ...

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Ayariga bribery scandal: Punishing Ayariga ‘unconstitutional’ – Amidu

Former Attorney General Martin Amidu has criticised parliament for imposing punishment on Member of Parliament for Bawku Central, Mahama Ayariga, concerning bribery allegations he made against parliament’s Appointments Committee. The Ghartey Committee, which investigated the allegation made by Mr Ayariga against the leadership of parliament’s Appointments Committee, found him guilty of contempt of parliament. “I have also followed the proceedings ...

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Efforts to unite Nkrumaists not dead – Mornah

The National Chairman of the People’s National Convention (PNC), Mr Bernard Mornah, has said efforts to unite the Nkrumaists party are not dead. “The assertions from some members of the society that the unification talks amongst the Nkrumaists were dead are very erroneous,” he told the Daily Graphic in an interview in Accra yesterday. According to Mr Mornah, the attainment ...

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