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We support Edward Mahama’s ambassadorial appointment – PNC

The People’s National Convention (PNC) has said it supports the appointment of the party’s Flagbearer, Dr. Edward Mahama as Ambassador-at-large by the NPP government. This is despite opposition by senior members of the PNC over the appointment. Dr. Edward Mahama, a five time Flagbearer of the PNC was named Ambassador-at-Large …

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NDC marks 5 years of Atta Mills’ passing

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) will today — Monday, July 24, 2017 — mark the fifth anniversary of the death of President John Evans Atta Mills with a series of special events. The former President, who assumed the seat of Presidency on the ticket of the NDC, will be …

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Woyome, AG faceoff today in oral examination

The oral examination of businessman  Alfred Agbesi Woyome comes off today Monday, July 24, at the Supreme Court. Justice Alfred Benin on the July 4, 2017 paved way for the oral examination when he dismissed an application by Mr. Woyome, challenging the State’s motion seeking an order to orally examine …

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We’ll not decriminalize homosexuality – Speaker

The Speaker of Parliament, Professor Mike Ocquaye has categorically stated that Ghana will not consider changing laws that makes the practice of homosexuality illegal. The Speaker made the comments when Human Rights group, Amnesty International paid a courtesy call on him at Parliament on Tuesday. Amnesty International has been angling …

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Boakye Agyarko slams ECG group over privatization

The Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko , has described as disingenuous threats by a group calling itself the Coalition of Stakeholders on the Concession of ECG Agreement (COSECA), to head to court over government’s decision to partly privatize the power company. According to him, the ECG workers’ approach to expressing their dissatisfaction over some clauses in …

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PNC to decide Edward Mahama’s fate next week

The People’s National Convention (PNC), says it will hold a meeting next week to determine the fate of the party’s former flagbearer, Dr. Edward Mahama, for accepting a position in the NPP government. The meeting is to give him an opportunity to explain why he accepted the ambassadorial appointment since …

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MP pushes for law to deal with mob attacks

A Member of Parliament is pushing for a law to deal with the problem of mob injustice to discourage people from engaging in such acts. The MP’s move follows the lynching of a military officer, Captain Maxwell Adam Mahama, by residents of Denkyira Obuasi. The Parliamentarians have joined the public, …

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DCE’s suspension necessary – Nana Addo

The suspension of the District Chief Executive (DCE) for Upper Denkyira West, Daniel Apiannin, was “necessary” in the circumstances, President Nana Akufo-Addo has said. Speaking on the suspension which followed the killing of Captain Maxwell Mahama, the President said the DCE’s comments in the wake of the death were provocative, …

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