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‘One Village, One Dam’ kick-starts in Kasena-Nankana

Sites for the construction of dams in eight farming communities in the Kasena-Nankana Municipal and West District of the Upper East Region under government’s ‘One Village, One Dam’ policy have been handed over to contractors for work to begin. The Assemblies are to benefit from a total of 20 dams but eight have so far been approved and the construction ...

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Terkper, Sherry Ayitey conspired to deny Ghana ambulances?

It is emerging that some former Ministers may not have conducted themselves in the best interest of Ghana in relation to the procurement of some ambulances for the country. The businessman contracted to supply the country with some 200 ambulances has pointed fingers at former Finance Minister Seth Terkper and former Health Minister Sherry Ayitey. Richard Dzakpa told Daniel Dadzie ...

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Inusah Fuseini asks John Mahama to investigate assault on Joy FM journalist

NDC Member of Parliament for Tamale Central, Inusah Fusieni, has called for thorough and independent investigations into circumstances that led to the assault of a journalist by a member of former President Mahama’s security detail. The Joy FM reporter, Kwesi Parker Wilson, was slapped by the bodyguard, during Former President Mahama’s five-day tour of the Greater Accra Region ahead of ...

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CID has concluded investigations on Nyantakyi – Government reveals

The government has revealed that the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service has concluded investigations on embattled former Ghana Football Association (GFA) boss, Kwesi Nyantakyi. In a statement signed by the Deputy Information Minister, Puis Enam Hadzide on Thursday, the government expects the docket to be presented to the state’s chief prosecutor soon. “Criminal investigations have been ...

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Obed Asamoah cautions NDC against opposing Oti Region

A former Attorney General in the erstwhile Rawlings administration, Dr Obed Asamoah, has cautioned the National Democratic Congress (NDC) against any attempt to oppose ongoing processes for the creation of new regions in the country. He said it would be politically suicidal for the biggest opposition party to be seen as the source of recent agitations against the constitutional processes ...

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FIFA relied on government’s work to ban ex-GFA boss – Deputy Attorney-General

Government has rejected allegations that it has done nothing about a sports corruption scandal that has attracted a FIFA ban on former Ghana Football Association (GFA) President, Kwesi Nyantakyi. Deputy Attorney-General Godfred Dame told Myjoyonline that the world football governing body, FIFA, relied on government’s work before it announced the lifetime ban Tuesday. Kwesi Nyantakyi is not allowed any involvement ...

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Ghanaians troll Nyantakyi after FIFA’s lifetime ban

The Federation of International Football Association on Tuesday, October 30 brought finality to its investigations of Kwesi Nyantakyi, imposing a lifetime ban on the embattled lawyer. FIFA on Tuesday announced that Kwesi Nyantakyi has been banned for life from all football-related activities. The development comes four months after the renowned administrator was captured in an investigative documentary engaging in corrupt ...

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Prosecuting NDC officials: NPP foot soldiers are ignorant – Akoto Ampaw

Legal luminary Akoto Ampaw has called out the ignorance of some foot soldiers of the governing New Patriotic for demanding the dismissal of Attorney General for failing to put corrupt officials who served in the erstwhile NDC government behind bars. The foot soldiers under the name ‘Coalition of NPP Footsoldiers Against Corruption’ had argued that the failure of Ms. Gloria ...

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Nyantakyi ban: Akufo-Addo must subject himself to credible investigations – NDC

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) wants President Nana Akufo-Addo investigated for corruption after former Ghana Football Association boss, Kwesi Nyantakyi was banned for life by FIFA. The world football governing body found Mr. Nyantakyi guilty of bribery and corruption after months of investigations into a video documentary where he was caught engaging in corrupt act. In the said video ...

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The €12.9M renovated Adomi Bridge at at Atimpoku which links the Eastern and Volta Regions may soon become a death trap following an unhealthy habit of people making away with bolts and nuts that have been used to brace the bridge. The bridge was in December 2015 reopened to the public after being closed for 22 months for some major ...

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