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Parliament approves nominees to Supreme Court

Rev Professor Aaron Michael Oquaye, the Speaker of Parliament of Tuesday indicated his personal support for the death penalty as the House approved by consensus, the nomination of four persons by President Nana Akufo-Addo as justices to the Supreme Court of Ghana. The approval followed the debate by Members on …

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Monkeys play by sizes, as officials of Parliament accompany Collins Dauda to Police Headquarters

Officials from Parliament would today (Tuesday) accompany Mr Collins Dauda, MP for Asutifi South to the Police Headquarters in Accra to meet the Police CID Boss, Speaker of Parliament, Prof Aaron Michael Oquaye, has announced. The Speaker said Mr Dauda would not meet any official with a rank lower than …

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Northern Region NDC calls for extension of voter registration

The Northern Regional Executive of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called on the Electoral Commission (EC) to as a matter of urgency extend the limited voter registration exercise in affected areas in the Region to enable more qualified persons to register. In a statement issued in Tamale on Monday …

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NPP’s 18 months is best since 2001 – Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has said that the current New Patriotic Party (NPP) Government’s performance in relation to the economy within its 18 months in office is the best since 2001. Dr Bawumia said Ghana’s currency had only depreciated by seven percent against the dollar compared to other countries …

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NPP Deputy National Women Organizer expresses appreciation

One of the two newly appointed Deputy National Women Organizers of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Ms. Justina Awo Banahene, has expressed her deepest appreciation to the National Council of the party for her appointment. Expressing her gratitude through the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in Accra, Ms. Banahene also expressed …

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Huge reception for Bagbin in Western Region

The on-going Western regional tour of Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Alban Kingsford Sumana Bagbin, keeps throwing up interesting highlights that enforces the likelihood of he being elected ahead of all the other flagbearer contenders. Over the weekend, the Nadowli Kaleo MP, whose promise to depart from the divisive …

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I will serve local dishes and drinks – Spio-Gabrah

Mr Ekwow Spio-Gabrah, Presidential Aspirant of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) says when he is elected as President all state functions under his leadership will serve locally made dishes and drinks. The move, he explained, would be a good example by the state for the citizenry to emulate, help boost …

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We want a new relationship with the media – Volta Region NDC

Mr Daniel Kodjo Agboka Dzegede, Volta Regional Treasurer, National Democratic Congress (NDC), has stated the determination of the Party to “chart a new course” with the media to rebrand the NDC ahead of the 2020 general elections. “We are ready for a new relationship with the media. We want the …

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Aspirant political leaders must have tangible plans – IMANI-Africa

Mr Franklin Cudjoe, President of Policy Think-Tank-IMANI-Africa, says political leaders should be able to come up with tangible plans that could be scrutinised. He said this at a forum to discuss a publication entitled: “The Primary Contenders”-Analyses of the 2018 NDC Presidential Primaries and Candidates”. The publication written by Dr …

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CPP calls on government to adopt the state farm model

The Convention Peoples Party(CPP) has called on government to adopt the state farms model introduced by the first CPP government with the use of prison labour force to revive the agriculture of the country. Speaking at the celebration of the Founder’s Day at Kwamoso, a farming community where a defunct …

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