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Minority demands accountability for COVID-19 related funds

The Minority National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Parliament is demanding an audit into all expenditure related to the COVID-19. The Minority, at a press conference in Parliament House in Accra, condemned the Government for misapplying funds, both local and international, in issues related to the handling of the coronavirus pandemic. …

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Adongo should apologize to Senior Minister – Carlos Ahenkorah

The Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry has asked the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bolgatanga Central to apologize to the Senior Minister over comments he made in relation to the UNI-PASS contract. Mr. Carlos Ahenkorah describes the statement, purported to have been made by Mr Isaac Adongo, attributing complications …

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Cabinet retreat on COVID-19 begins

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his cabinet have begun a three-day retreat to examine the impact and the implications of the Coronavirus pandemic across all governance sectors in the country. Various recommendations made over the past months would also be considered. The retreat would also allow government to place …

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Bawumia’s advisor criticises Mahama for what he calls grotesque choice of self over country

Dr. Gideon Boako, an economist, has criticised the leader of the largest opposition party, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), for what he casts as ‘grotesque choice of self, over country, in times of a major health crisis’. He said it was deeply upsetting that former President John Dramani Mahama, should …

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NDC urges public to ignore fake news on selection of Running Mate

Mr Johnson Asiesu Nketia, the General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has denied issuing a letter on selection of the 2020 Running Mate. “My attention has been drawn to a fraudulent fake letter on the selection of the 2020 NDC Running Mate, purported to be signed and issued …

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Minority Leader calls on President to withdraw Pre-Tertiary Education Bill

Mr Haruna Iddrisu, the Minority Leader in Parliament has called on President Nana Akufo-Addo to withdraw the Pre-Tertiary Education Bill from the legislature to allow for a more thorough and broader national consultation on it. He said there were legitimate and major concerns raised by stakeholders concerning the bill, hence, …

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Bawumia outlines 37 achievements of Akufo-Addo’s government

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has extolled the hard work  and unmatched record of President Akufo-Addo’s Government as Ghana and the rest of the world celebrate the contributions of workers on May Day. On his Facebook page, Dr. Bawumia noted that after three years in office, the President’s hard work …

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President Akufo-Addo will surprise critics with 88 new hospitals – Minister

Deputy Minister of Trade, Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, has stated that the Akufo-Addo-led government will once again shock critics with the building of 88 health facilities. Speaking to the Ghana News Agency on the plausibility of the facilities the President promised last Sunday, Mr Ahenkorah who is also the MP for …

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COVID-19: John Mahama not just a critic – NDC

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said it’s Flagbearer, John Dramani Mahama is concerned about the health of Ghanaians and is “not just a critic”. The Party said, Mr Mahama had been very active and instrumental in making recommendations and donating Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to health workers in a …

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