Politics: Politics

Ecowas Leaders To Redouble Efforts To Maintain Gains

Monday, April 27, 2015 Accra, April 27, GNA - Dr Gayewea Mcintorsh, Vice-President of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Commission, has called on member states to redouble their efforts to ensure the realisation of the goals and aspirations of its founding fathers. He said the founding members sought ...

President Mahama calls for packaging innovations

Monday, April 27, 2015 Accra, April 27, GNA - President John Dramani Mahama on Monday called on members of the African International Advertising Association to use good packaging practices that could propel their goods and products onto international markets. He said packaging alongside promotion of tourist sites and ...

Lecturer vies for Cape Coast North Seat

Monday, April 27, 2015 Cape Coast, April 27, GNA - Dr David Essaw, a local governance lecturer at the University of Cape Coast (UCC), has filed his nomination forms to contest the upcoming parliamentary primaries of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the Cape Coast North Constituency. Dr Essaw, who described ...

Konadu doesn't use police escort - Rawlingses

Monday, April 27, 2015 The office of former President Jerry John Rawlings has dismissed reports that the former First Lady, Nana Konadu Agyeman-Rawlings, uses police escort. ldquo;The attention of the Office of H.E. Jerry John Rawlings has been drawn to reports and commentary in some circles that former First Lady, Na ...
Senyo Hossi

BDCs Call For Presidential Probe Into BOST Allegations

Monday, April 27, 2015 The Ghana Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors is demanding a Presidential inquiry into the 2006 audit reports which cite oil distributors and BOST for fraud. The BDCs were accused of conniving with BOST officials to siphon oil reserves. The oil distributors have denied any wrongdoing contrary to ...
Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia

Where Is The Senchi Consensus - Bawumia

Monday, April 27, 2015 The New Patriotic Party 39;s (NPP) vice presidential candidate, Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia is questioning the relevance of the Senchi Forum held in May 2014 since the decisions arrived at are yet to be implemented. Speaking on US based Sahara TV, Dr. Bawumia said the Mahama government 39;s Senchi for ...

Dzamefe Replacing Afari-Gyan?

Monday, April 27, 2015 Latest information picked by DAILY GUIDE from the corridors of government indicates that President Mahama and the Council of State are seriously considering Justice Senyo Dzamefe for the chairmanship position of the Electoral Commission (EC). Current chairman, Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan, ...

I Can't Fight Corruption Alone – Says Mahama

Monday, April 27, 2015 PRESIDENT John Dramani Mahama has appealed to the chief directors, board chairs and heads of the public service to help him fight corruption since he can rsquo;t do it alone. 39;Corruption is not the responsibility of only the president. I am not everywhere in all your establishments to ...

OccupyGhana Condemns Flagstaff House GH¢1,000 Soli

Monday, April 27, 2015 News about a good number of journalists receiving huge sums of money after a meeting with the Chief of Staff at the Flagstaff House, the seat of government, continues to generate heated debate. The latest group to condemn the action is OccupyGhana (OG) - a fast-growing pressure grou ...

President Mahama reiterates intention to fix power situation

Sunday, April 26, 2015 Professor Naana Jane Opoku-Agyemang Winneba (C/R), April 26, GNA - The President, John Mahama on Saturday renewed his intention to fix the power situation. He said this in an address read for him by the Minister of Education, Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang at the April Session of the 19t ...

Ghana's border with Togo not closed

Sunday, April 26, 2015 The Ministry of Communications has denied reports in sections of the media that Ghana has closed its border with Togo at Aflao ahead of the impending elections in that country. A statement signed by Minister for Communications, Dr. Edward K. Omane Boamah, said the reports are completely untrue as ...

Good intentions don't fight corruption - Pratt

Saturday, April 25, 2015 Managing Editor of the Insight Newspaper Kwesi Pratt has said a good and genuine intention is insufficient if government wishes to fight corruption. He said the fight against corruption can only be won if some deliberate action is put in place and executed. Speaking on Radio Gold rsquo;s news ...
President John Dramani Mahama

No Job Cut -Says President

Saturday, April 25, 2015 President John Dramani Mahama has dismissed reports that there will be retrenchment in the public sector in 2017 as a conditionality for the International monetary Fund (IMF) bailout. Media reports had earlier suggested that some public workers would be laid off as a condition for t ...
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