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Agreement reached on transfer of executive assets

The Joint Transitional Team, acting on agreements reached by the Joint Sub-Committees on the transfer of Executive Assets have agreed on the issues pertaining to the transfer of the nation's administration to the new government. The Joint…

Mrs. Rawlings to sue former President Kufuor

The wife of former President Jerry Rawlings, Nana Konadu Agyemang-Rawlings has threatened to sue former President Kufuor for charging her before court for stealing. Mrs. Rawlings was put before court on six corruption charges in…

Mills appoints Chief of Staff

President John Evans Atta Mills has appointed Mr John Henry Martey Newman, Former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), as his Chief of Staff. Mr Newman’s appointment takes immediate effect, a release from the…

Kufuor drops charges against Mrs. Rawlings

The former President of Ghana, J. A. Kufuor before leaving office January 6, 2009, dropped charges against the wife of former President Rawlings, Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings. According to a report in The GhanaianTimes issue of Tuesday…

NPP holds thanksgiving service

The opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Saturday held a thanksgiving service to offer gratitude to God for seeing it through the December 2008 general elections. Hundreds of supporters clad in the party’s paraphernalia who thronged…

Samia Nkrumah asserts independence in Parliament

Samia Nkrumah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Jomoro, on Friday said she would not be aligned with the majority NDC in Parliament but preferred to do business in the House guided by national interests and those of her constituents in…

President Mills inaugurated

President John Evans Atta Mills was Wednesday January 7, 2009 sworn into office as the third President of the Fourth Republic of Ghana. The ceremony which was attended by a throng was conducted at the Independence Square in Accra.…

Review mandate of EC – Kufuor

The President, John Agyekum Kufuor, has recommended a review of the mandate of members of Ghana’s independent Electoral Commission to build on their neutrality. Delivering his last State of the Nation Address to Parliament on Monday, he…

Mills names transitional team

President-elect Prof. John Evans Atta Mills has named a 12-member transitional team, just a day after he was declared winner of the December 28 run-off voting. The team headed by a former secretary in the Peoples National Defence Council…