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CDA en D66: Als Rutte vertrekt, valt het kabinet

Regeringspartijen CDA en D66 willen nieuwe verkiezingen als VVD-premier Mark Rutte volgend jaar tussentijds naar Brussel zou gaan voor een Europese topfunctie. Dat zeggen hooggeplaatste bronnen in de coalitie. Wat de twee grootste regeringspartners van Rutte betreft, zou een tussentijds vertrek niet zonder consequenties zijn. Dan valt het kabinet, waarschuwen ze. ,,Theoretisch zijn nieuwe verkiezingen niet nodig. Maar het zou ...

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Hoe lang zegt Rutte nog ‘nee’ tegen de EU?

Voor CDA en D66 is het helder. Als premier Rutte een Europese topfunctie accepteert, valt het kabinet. Rutte gaf tot nu toe aan in Nederland te blijven. Maar de coalitie is er niet gerust op. Tijdens een gezamenlijke persconferentie met de Duitse bondskanselier Angela Merkel begin oktober, grijpt Mark Rutte ineens het woord. Merkel krijgt de vraag of Rutte kandidaat ...

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Dit jaar geen staatsexamen Nederlands nieuwkomers meer na lek

Om vals spel te voorkomen kunnen nieuwkomers in Nederland pas volgend jaar weer het staatsexamen Nederlands afleggen. Dit examen voor mensen die Nederlands als tweede taal leren, wordt woensdag gestopt. Zo’n 4000 personen zijn getroffen. Eerder was al een onderdeel van het examen geschorst. Nadat delen van het examen Nederland als tweede taal op sociale media waren opgedoken, was aanvankelijk ...

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Controversy as NDC ‘drags’ Boniface, Bolga MCE to Special Prosecutor

call by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) on Ghana’s Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu, to investigate and prosecute two government officials alleged to have misused state funds in the Upper East region has provoked a controversy between the opposition party and the Ministry of Inner-City and Zongo Development. The NDC told journalists at a news conference the ministry had blown an ...

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Chief Imam confirmed dead in bloody clash in Yendi over a pig

A least one person has been killed with several houses in the Nakpachie community in the Yendi Municipality of the Northern Region burnt after a clash erupted between two groups. Information gathered by TV3 shows that the clash began after a pig was shot and killed by a farmer after it strayed into his farm and destroyed produce on the ...

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Akufo-Addo’s directive to EOCO will check abuse of power – Aning

Dr. Kwasi Aning has praised President Akufo-Addo for ordering the reinstatement of the dismissed Eastern regional director of the Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) Fred Dzeny, saying the move will restore confidence in public officials to expose wrongdoing. “I am so proud of my President and this decision by the President has serious implications for the manner in which ...

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Mahama led a corrupt regime – Rawlings

Former President Jerry Rawlings has revealed that the current New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration inherited corruption at its worst from the previous Mahama administration. According to him, when President Akufo-Addo took over from the erstwhile John Mahama administration in 2017, the country was already drowning in practice of corruption with impunity. “By the time this administration came into office, the ...

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Ghanaians love to ‘hail thieves’ and ‘want them back’ in power – Martey

The former Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana, Reverend Professor Emmanuel Martey has said instead of Ghanaians clamouring for the prosecution of former public officials and politicians who plunder state resources while in office, as, he cited is done in South Korea, they “hail the thieves and want them to come back” into power. Expressing concerns about how fresh ...

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Germany invests $40m in Technical and Vocational Training

The German Government has invested about $40 million in the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector in Ghana for the next five years. German Ambassador to Ghana, H.E Christoph Retzlaff made this known at the launch of the National Skills Competition in Accra aimed at generating greater awareness on the importance of TVET and the development of skills ...

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Some 74 persons including current and former Members of Parliament, are to cough up a total of about GHc700, 000 outstanding debt they failed to pay to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture as far back as 2013. Some of those indicted include Tamale Central legislator, Inusah A.B. Fuseini, MP for Salaga, Alhaji Ibrahim Dey Abubakari, former MP for Savelugu, ...

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