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We should not forget Dr. Hilla Liman – PNC

The Upper East Branch of the People’s National Convention (PNC) has called for the celebration of Dr. Hilla Liman, President of the Third Republic of Ghana, as a national hero. “January 23, 2010 marked the 12th anniversary of the death of Dr. Liman”, and that because the day is easily …

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Central government urged to genuinely transfer powers to local government

The government has been urged to ensure that there is genuine transfer of power to the local government structures to enhance administrative functions for improved decentralization process. Mr. Rudolf Amenga-Etego, Executive Director of Foundation for Grassroots Initiatives in Africa (GrassRootsAfrica), stated this in an interview with the Ghana News Agency …

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Mills sure of another victory in 2012

President John Evans Atta Mills on Sunday set the tone for the electioneering campaign towards the victory of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Election 2012, determined to lead the Party to retain power. “The campaign for 2012 Elections has just begun, and we will win,” President Mills said …

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Mahama urges NDC members to close ranks

Vice President John Dramani Mahama on Saturday said the National Democratic Congress (NDC) was at the crossroads and called for the closing of ranks within to address its challenges and those of the Nation. Speaking in a reflective tone at the NDC Eighth National Delegates National Congress in Tamale, he …

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NDC contestants caution delegates and aspirants

A leading member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), on Wednesday cautioned delegates and aspirants who would be attending the party’s national delegates’ congress on January 15 to 17, to avoid electoral manipulations. Dr Austin Asamoa-Tutu, aspiring NDC National Chairman told newsmen in that: “NDC stands at the crossroads – …

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Mills inaugurates Nine-member Constitutional Review Commission

President John Evans Atta Mills on Monday inaugurated a nine-member Constitutional Review Commission, to review the current 1992 Ghana Constitution with a call on them to be impartial in their deliberations. He observed that even though Government had to undertake the review, the Commission did not represent either the ruling …

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NPP MP urges government to focus on jobs creation for the youth

Mr Kwabena Owusu Aduomi, Member of Parliament (MP) for Ejisu-Juaben, has urged government to focus on job creation to bring hope to the increasing unemployed youth. He said Ghanaians wanted to see concrete interventions implemented to make life better for them. Speaking to the Ghana News Agency at Ejisu on …

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Asiedu Nketiah promises NDC heroes' fund

Mr. Asiedu Nketia, National Democratic Congress (NDC) General Secretary, has pledged to facilitate the establishment of NDC heroes’ fund to take care of people who have suffered for the party’s sake, if he retains his position. He expressed worry that NDC members who suffered, sustained injuries and lost their properties …

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Minority in Ghana calls on Finance Minister to be consistent

The New Patriotic Party (NPP), main Minority in Parliament, on Wednesday accused Dr. Kwabena Duffuor, Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, of being untruthful and inconsistent in his presentations on the Ghanaian economy. Mr. Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, Minority leader, at a press conference in Accra on Wednesday said: “He has been …

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Mills says government will fulfil promises

President John Evans Atta Mills on Wednesday gave Ghanaians the assurance that Government would not fail to deliver on its promises of improving on their standard of living.      “We can see light at the end of the tunnel,” he said when the Nayiri, Na Bohagu Mahami Sheriga, Paramount Chief …

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