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30 contest NPP Regional Executive positions in Western Region

The contest for executive positions of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Western Region has attracted a total of 30 aspirants who have filed to contest the various positions in the party. They were vetted and cleared by a nine-member Vetting Committee to campaign for the election slated for …

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Sarfo-Kantanka to be arraigned for corruption

Mr Alexander Kwabena Sarfo-Kantanka, nominee for the position of Chief Executive (MCE) of Juaben Municipal Assembly has been charged for corruption by the Office of the Special prosecutor. He will be put before the Criminal Division of the High Court in Kumasi on Wednesday, June 1, 2022. These were in …

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Second session of the 8th Parliament begins on Tuesday

Parliament will resume from recess on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 to begin the second meeting of the second session of the 8th Parliament. A communication signed by Mr Cyril Kwabena Nsiah, Clerk to Parliament, and issued to the Ghana News Agency on Monday, said proceedings would start at 10 am. …

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Ghana MP suggests insuring all state vehicles 

Rockson Nelson Dafeamekpor, Member of Parliament (MP) for South Dayi, and Member of the Public Accounts Committee of Parliament, has called for a scheme to secure all state vehicles with quality insurance policies to help save lives. He said all State vehicles remained uninsured, a situation that denied public servants …

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Minority demands revocation of E.I declassifying portions of Achimota forest reserve

The Minority Caucus in Parliament has called on President Nana Akufo-Addo to, as a matter of urgency, revoke the Executive Instrument (E.I 144) declassifying portions of the Achimota Forest Reserve. A statement issued in Accra by the Caucus and copied to the Ghana News Agency on Wednesday said: “The decision …

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EC begins inspection of political party offices across the country

The Electoral Commission of Ghana has begun inspection of all registered political party offices across the country to ensure that they operate in accordance with the Political Parties Act. This forms part of the mandates by the EC as enshrined in the Political Parties Act 2000 (Act 574) to inspect …

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Court referrals will ensure civil servants do the right thing – PAC

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is touting the prospects of its resolve to enlist the help of the law courts in improving financial management prudence within the public sector. The Committee is raising air with the recent spate of referrals to the Attorney General, public institutions that were found guilty …

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Late Prof Mills a beacon of hope – Dr Segbefia

Former late President Professor John Evans Atta Mills, has been described as a beacon of hope for the people he encountered, particularly the youth he dealt with and related with during his leadership roles as a statesman. Addressing the press on Monday in Accra to announce the series of events to mark the year-long …

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PAC begins sitting in Ho over 2018 Auditor General’s Report

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC), has commenced sitting in Ho to consider the 2018 Auditor General’s report on District Assemblies and public institutions in the Greater Accra, Eastern, Volta and Oti Regions. The six-day sitting is being held at the Volta Serene Hotel after a courtesy call on the Regional …

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Police investigates case of journalist attacked for filming at NPP constituency polls  

The Ajumako Police Command is investigating a case of assault on a reporter of the Ghana News Agency, Mr Prince Acquah, by a mob for filming an altercation during the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam Constituency executive election. The altercation, which nearly marred the otherwise peaceful election at the Ajumako …

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