POLITICS

Akufo Addo Is Not In Control Of Affairs – Asiedu Nketia
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General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) Johnson Asiedu Nketia has launched a scathing attack on the Akufo-Addo- led government of not being in control of affairs over the seizure of vehicles and properties in the country. The National Organiser of NDC Kofi Adams’ vehicles were seized on Wednesday in his absence. Mr Nketia wondered why security operatives claim they are unaware of turn of events adding that they are supposed to be abreast with information pertaining to...

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Thursday, 02 February 2017
Mahama Is “Wicked”. . . And Must Rather Apologize To Ghanaians – Charles Owusu
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A communication team member of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Charles Owusu has backed Gender Minister Nominee, Otiko Afisa Djaba for describing former President John Dramani Mahama as “wicked” and an “embarrassment” to Northerners. After touring almost all the three Northern region last year, Charles Owusu says the NPP Women’s Organizer assertion was a wakeup call to the president rather than an insult as purported. To him, Otiko’s words “wasn’t an insult. If we want someone to apologise, then it...

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Thursday, 02 February 2017
KMA issues one week ultimatum to political parties to remove posters
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The Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly has ordered political parties and other organisations to remove campaign posters and other advertising materials from all public places within one week. The directive comes ahead of next week’s burial of late Asantehemaa, Nana Afia Kobi Serwaa Ampem II. The Assembly says the nuisance created by posters and banners of various organisations cannot be tolerated. Public Relations Officer, Godwin Okumah-Nyame in an interview with Nhyira News warns recalcitrant offenders will face sanctions. “During the...

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Thursday, 05 January 2017
Nduom’s Son Set To Lead PPP In 2020
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Full-fledged investigations have found evidence that three-time failed presidential candidate of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP), Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom is desperately persuading his son, Nana Kweku Nduom to take up the leadership mantle of the PPP. Close associates of Dr Nduom say the property mogul sees his eldest son as his ‘political heir’ and has never concealed that during party meetings. Dr Nduom believes Nana Kweku has arduously worked his way up to position himself as the future leader...

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Wednesday, 04 January 2017
11 heads of State confirmed for Akufo-Addo’s inauguration
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At least 11 heads of state are expected to be part of some 6,000 foreign dignitaries to witness the inauguration ceremony Nana Akufo-Addo as president on Saturday. The leaders include those from Togo, Gabon, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Zambia, Benin, Nigeria and Guinea a member of the inauguration committee has confirmed. Already the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Haile Mariam Dessalegn, has arrived. Ivorian President Alhassan Outtarra is a special guest of honour. There will also be representatives from 13 states. The dignitaries will join Ghana...

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Wednesday, 04 January 2017
NDC’s “painful” defeat self-inflicted – Rawlings
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Former President JJ Rawlings has stated that the NDC’s defeat in the December 7, election was self-inflicted. According to him,  the party, before the elections, had departed from the core principles that birthed it, hence defeat was unavoidable. In a message during this year’s 31st December revolution commemoration, Mr. Rawlings said the party ignored several warnings and caution to get back on track and to its true character. “Most people are yet to recover from the traumatic shock of the...

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Monday, 02 January 2017