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Zongo Caucus Target More Votes For President Mahama

Saturday, February 13, 2016 Accra, Feb. 13, GNA - Alhaji Alhassan Bene, the General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Zongo Caucus, says the Caucus is targeting 100 percent of votes from the Zongo communities in the November polls. He said the caucus was hopeful of achieving the target due to the massive d ...

'It cost 10 times more to replace MP than minister' – 'Napo' wants security for MPs

Saturday, February 13, 2016 Manhyia South MP Matthew Opoku Prempeh says the demand for state protection for parliamentarians can no longer be trivialized following the murder of Abuakwa North MP JB Danquah-Adu. He said Joseph Boakye Danquah-Adu rsquo;s fatal stabbing in his bedroom last Tuesday dawn has added to several dan ...

I Was Hired To Kill MP For GH¢2,000

Saturday, February 13, 2016 Two more suspects believed to have aided 20-year-old Daniel Asiedu to kill the Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, Joseph Boakye Danquah Adu, at his Shiashie residence in Accra last Tuesday have been arrested. Reports indicate that the two were also picked up Thursday evening by the Accra Reg ...

Nana Visits Western Region

Saturday, February 13, 2016 The presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo, is expected to arrive in the Sekondi-Takoradi metropolis of the Western Region today on a four-day visit. Supporters and sympathisers of the NPP in the region are therefore gearing up to give the 2016 presi ...

'I have laid foundation for development of Upper East' - Tiigah

Friday, February 12, 2016 Bolgatanga, Feb. 12, GNA - The outgoing Regional Minister for the Upper East Region, Mr James Zuugah Tiigah, on Tuesday said he had laid a solid strategic foundation for the development of the Region. He indicated that he was inspired by the potentials in every facet of the Region and said the hu ...

Interior Minister Designate to enhance Parliament's security

Friday, February 12, 2016 Accra, Feb 12, GNA - Mr Prosper Bani, Minister Designate for Interior, has assured Members of Parliaments to enhance their protection on the precincts of the House, if he gets their nod. The former Chief of Staff under President John Mahama's Administration, appearing before the Appointments Comm ...

We won't accept project delay - DCE

Friday, February 12, 2016 Busunya (B/A), Feb. 12, GNA - The Nkoranza North District Chief Executive (DCE), Mr. Kwadwo Adjei Dwomoh, has called on the contractors upgrading the 30-kilometre Jema-Nkwanta-Nkoranza road to do everything to complete the job on schedule. The project, awarded to Chinese Contractors, M/S Zhongmei ...

Photos: Fashion in parliament

Friday, February 12, 2016 GJA Photojournalist of the Year David Andoh picked out some female politicians who were present during the vetting of some ministers nominated by the President, John Mahama. http://cdn.modernghana.com/images/content/vaqd7hg664 7250536437198 6166850140783.jpg Mavis Ama Frimpong i ...
Chief Dele Momodu

Mahama, 'Prophet Without Honour At Home' – Momodu

Friday, February 12, 2016 President John Mahama is doing well for Ghana even though some Ghanaians still complain of difficulties, Ovation International publisher Chief Dele Momodu has said. According to the former presidential candidate of Nigeria, Mr Mahama is more of a prophet without honour in his own home, sin ...

15 scenes at Parliament's Appointment Committee hearing

Friday, February 12, 2016 2015 GJA Photojournalist of the year, David Andoh spent two days with the Appointment Committee hearing at Parliament. He comes with 15 photos of appointees, committee members and the unusually small number of supporters who followed the nominees to Parliament for vetting. http://cdn.mo ...

Britain to support Electoral Commission with logistics for Nov 7 polls

Friday, February 12, 2016 Britain has pledged to support Ghana rsquo;s Electoral Commission with logistics needed for the November 2016 general elections. The British High Commissioner to Ghana, Jon Benjamin gave this assurance when he paid a courtesy call on the Volta Regional Minister, Helen Adjoa Ntoso and her deputy, ...
The irate customers of DKM demonstrating

We’ll Vote Against Mahama – DKM Customers

Friday, February 12, 2016 Scores of aggrieved customers of the DKM Microfinance Limited in the Upper East region have vowed to vote against President John Dramani Mahama for what they described as failure on the part of government to help retrieve their investments from the company. The disappointed depositors decl ...

Stan Dobge Denies Masterminding JB Danquah’s Murder

Friday, February 12, 2016 The Head of Communications at the Presidency, Stan Xoese Dogbe, has reacted angrily to reports making rounds in a section of the the media to the effect that he engineered the murder of the late Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North, John Boakye Danquah-Adu. Mr Danquah-Adu was murdered in his ho ...
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