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Akua Donkor threatens Akufo Addo with a gun

Madam Akua Donkor of the Ghana Freedom Party (GFP), who has never hidden her dislike for President Akufo Addo must have scaled up her aversion for the latter as she’s being captured in a video threatening the President to step down. In a video that has gone viral on social media, Madam Akua Donkor who has been described by many ...

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IGP reassigns Cephas Arthur, 31 others

Another shakeup has hit the police service as the Inspector General of Police, David Asante Apeatu, has re-assigned some 32 officers. An internal memo dated October 15, 2018 and sighted by citnewsroom.com, said the reassignments take immediate effect. Former Public Affairs Director of the Ghana Police Service and District Commander at East Legon, Superintendent Cephas Arthur per the memo is ...

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Mahama is too corrupt; he didn’t bat an eyelid diverting $175m – Wontumi

here have been revealations that the Ministry of Health under former President Mahama’s administration, diverted part of a government loan facility for the construction of hospitals to fund the 2016 electioneering campaign of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC). And least to be surprised by the act is the Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party, Mr. Bernard Anwti-Boasiako. ...

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We’re doing in 20 months what Ghana hasn’t done in 60 years – Bawumia

Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, has reiterated the resolve of the Nana Akufo-Addo government to transform Ghana within the shortest possible time through the implementation of policies and programmes designed to make Ghana a modern economy. According to Dr Bawumia, after just 20 months in office, the Akufo-Addo presidency has done more to digitise and formalise the Ghanaian economy and society ...

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NCA scandal: Board chairman authorised $4million transfer – Former Finance Director

The Deputy Director General in charge of Managerial Operations at the National Communications Authority (NCA), Dr. Isaac Yaw Ani, has told an Accra High Court that the former Board Chairman, Eugene Baffoe Bonnie, impressed upon him to make the transfer of some $4 million without documentation. Dr. Ani made this revelation while being led in evidence by the Director of ...

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2016 election results: Our system failed – NDC

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) is covering up its failure to collate the 2016 presidential election results, saying that its system collapsed. Bede Ziedeng, acting Director of Elections for the NDC, at a press conference on Thursday, said the party tried deploying electronic system for the collation of election results, but the system crashed, compelling the team to resort ...

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Part of $175m loan to build hospitals spent on NDC re-election research

Joy News’ investigations have revealed the Ministry of Health under the Mahama administration diverted part of a government loan facility on research into the chances of the then governing National Democratic Congress (NDC). The research was a sub-contract under a 175 million dollar project awarded to British infrastructure company NMS for the construction of seven district hospitals and an integrated ...

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More revelations in Opuni’s trial

The ongoing trial of former COCOBOD CEO, Dr. Stephen Opuni, and businessman Seidu Agongo on Wednesday, recorded yet another shocking moment, when it emerged that Cocoa Research Institute of Ghana (CRIG), had in several documents dating as far as 2013, described Lithovit Foliar Fertilizer, as a liquid fertilizer and not a powdery fertilizer. One of the documents which was signed ...

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