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Bungalow Saga Review the constitution if president’s retirement package is outrageous – Kufuor

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  Most Ghanaians have expressed their dissatisfaction after ex-president Mahama requested to keep his official bungalow as part of his retirement package. Former president John Kufuor has asked Ghanaians to resort to the constitution of the country if they want its provision on the ex-gratia for presidents changed. He was speaking to the media on the sidelines of the partnership ...

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Martin Amidu writes: Nana Addo’s fate is in his own hands

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Your Excellency, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana! We travelled the same path as fellow travellers and citizens seeking free and fair elections at the 7th December 2016 Presidential and General elections when you were the Presidential candidate of the New Patriotic Party (NPP). That auditions journey, by the will of the electorate, resulted in the ...

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Mahama’s conduct over bungalow saga ‘credit’ to Ghana – Nana Addo

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President Nana Addo has commended former President Mahama for the way he has conducted himself over the controversy surrounding his request to keep his official residence. Speaking at a special thanksgiving service held at the Ridge Church on Sunday, President Akufo Addo said the President has conducted himself very well despite the controversy surrounding the request. “Despite all the controversies ...

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Consider locals for contracts, employment – MP tells UEW

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The Member of Parliament for Effutu constituency, Alex Afenyo Markin has called on the University of Education Winneba, (UEW) to as part of its corporate social responsibility undertake projects that will improve the relationship with the community. He bemoaned the university’s practice of awarding contracts to close associates rather than competent businessmen and qualified contractors from the Winneba township. This ...

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Sacking of MMDCEs was harsh – Ofosu Ampofo

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A former Local Government Minister, Samuel Ofosu Ampofo, believes government’s decision to relieve all Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) of their appointments on Thursday was impulsive. He described government’s approach to purging the local government of its heads as akin to a “coup mentality.” Related Stories Speaking on Eyewitness News, he reiterated the arguments that, keeping the MMDCEs ...

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#AFCON2017: Go for gold – Akufo-Addo urges Black Stars

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Ghana’s president, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged the Black stars to ensure that they win the 2017 African Nations Cup (AFCON). The president took to Twitter to wish the team best of luck. He tweeted: Best wishes to the players, technical & management team of the Black Stars. Time to end our 34 year wait for the AFCON trophy. ...

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NPP supporters take over public toilets in Koforidua

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Supporters of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the New Juaben North and South Constituencies in the Eastern Region have forcibly taken over the operations of public toilets in the municipality. This happens in the wake of several other reported seizure of public properties in other regions of the country after the swearing in of the New President Nana Addo ...

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Afanyi Dadzie writes: When the voters for change become pessimists

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I am a bit puzzled, that the majority of Ghanaians who voted for change, are already lamenting, just because some form of change has only started with the creation of new ministerial portfolios, an increase of seven (7) from what existed in the previous government, realignment of a few, and in some cases a merger of ministries. Seriously? Why should ...

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