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Bawumia reaffirms government’s commitment to provide free university education

The Vice President Alhaji Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has reaffirmed government’s commitment to ensure that brilliant but needy students would access university education in the next New Patriotic Party (NPP) government. This would make the government’s flagship Free Senior High School (SHS) programme to achieve significant and desirable outcomes. Vice President …

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Let’s not spill blood over political differences – Prof. Opoku-Agyemang

Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang, the Presidential Running Mate of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has called for calm in the campaign activities of parties contesting the December 7, elections. “Our activities should not be characterized by violence and disorderliness since we are not at war with each other. “Let us …

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Audio recordings of NDC Chairman was subjected to forensic analysis – Investigator

An alleged audio recording of Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, Chairman, National Democratic Congress (NDC), and others, was sent to Israel Forensic Science Institute for forensic examination. Chief Inspector Bernard Berkoh, the case investigator, told an Accra High Court that he sent the audio for the examination after he had obtained a …

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Minority political parties offer policy solutions to unemployment, corruption

Minority political parties have provided alternative policy solutions to solve youth unemployment and mismanagement of the Ghanaian economy. They pledged to provide long-term financial support and low interest rates to entrepreneurs and businesses to expand and provide jobs for the teeming unemployed youth. They also promised to add value to …

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NDC to set-up coal plant at Ekumfi Otuam

The Flagbearer of National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr John Dramani Mahama, has announced plans by the Party to establish a coal plant at Ekumfi Otuam in the Central Region. The envisaged 2,000 megawatts (MW) plant will significantly augment the country’s hydro, thermal and solar sources of power generation of which …

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State calls second prosecution witness in Ofosu Ampofo, Boahen trial

The state has called its second prosecution witness in the case in which two executives of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) are charged with conspiracy to commit crime and assault on public officers. The executives are Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, Chairman of the NDC and the first accused and Kweku Boahen, …

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Court issues bench warrant for the arrest of an independent Parliamentary candidate

The Sefwi-Wiawso Magistrate court has issued a bench warrant for the arrest of Martin Bonye, an independent Parliamentary candidate for Sefwi-Wiawso constituency, his brother Bioh and another person at large for allegedly leading an attack on some supporters of the New Patriotic Party (NPP). Mr Lawrence Buer Buenor, the presiding …

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State of insecurity in Ghana worrying – Mahama

The Flag-bearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), former President John Dramani Mahama, has stated that incessant robberies and killings across the Country were security worrying. He therefore tasked Government to show commitment in fighting crime by sending strong signals about its determination to maintain Ghana’s enviable credentials as a …

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MP for Fomena has vacated seat – NPP

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) says its Member of Parliament  Fomena Constituency in the Ashanti Region, Mr Amoako Andrew Asiamah, has vacated his seat by filing to contest as an Independent Parliamentary Candidate. The Party said Mr Asiamah, who was elected to Parliament on the ticket of the Party, had …

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MPs to get police bodyguards – Minister

Mr Ambrose Dery, the Minister of the Interior, has announced the deployment of additional 200 police personnel to the Parliamentary Protection Unit to serve as personal bodyguards to Members of Parliament (MPs). He said the 200 officers would be distributed to MPs who did not have any form of police …

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