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PPP demands constitutional amendment before 2024 general election

The Progressive People’s Party (PPP) has called for the amendment of the 1992 Constitution before the next Presidential and Parliamentary elections in 2024. The Party said amendments would eliminate loopholes that created opportunities for corruption for rapid socio-economic development. Mr Richard Nii Amarh, the Executive Director of PPP at a …

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Ghana will defend democracy and constitutional rule – President

Ghana will continue to defend democracy and constitutional rule, and uphold human rights in the country, and on the wider African continent, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said. He indicated that Ghana would work “to strengthen the institutions that support democracy in our country and in our Region.” Addressing …

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Central Region NDC mourns Ama Benyiwa Doe

The Central Regional Office of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has confirmed the death of Madam Ama Benyiwa Doe, Former Member of Parliament (MP) for Gomoa West and Central Regional Minster. According to Mr Kwesi Dawood, Central Regional Communications Officer of the NDC, Madam Benyiwa Doe died at Teaching Maritime …

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Names of 260 MMDCEs list out, Accra Mayor misses out

Mr Daniel Kweku Botwe, Minister of Local Government, Decentralisation and Rural Development Sunday made available the list of 260 persons nominated by the President for the positions of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executive (MMDCE) to the public. The scanned versions of the list, made up of 132 males and …

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Take procurement law seriously – Advedzi

Mr James Klutse Avedzi, Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament has called on Heads and Accountants of Public Institutions to take the public procurement law seriously to avoid financial malfeasance. “Do not play with the public procurement law, you can be fined, jailed or suffer both if you …

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Complete abandoned projects – Mahama urges government

Former President, Mr John Dramani Mahama, has urged the government to complete the numerous development projects initiated by the NDC government which have been abandoned in the Ashanti region. He said the strategic location of Ashanti, which was the second-largest region in the country, made it critical in terms of …

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Poverty is a threat to national security – BT Baba

Mr Benson Tongo Baba, the Chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee on Poverty Reduction Strategy, says poverty is a threat to Ghana’s national security, and called for immediate action to reduce it. He said poverty had no political colour and was across all sectors of the country, and had become …

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I’ve chosen the path of truth – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo has said his government will stay on the path of truthfulness and good works to deliver a developed and prosperous nation. He said he was hopeful Ghanaians would imbibe truthfulness and good works to develop the country. President Akufo Addo was addressing chiefs of …

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