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NDC paid GHS50, GHS100 to members to attend unity walk – Duncan

Central Regional Minister Kwamena Duncan has described the unity walk of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Central Region as a deception. According to him, the NDC is deceiving its members across the country that the party is united for future elections whereas in reality, there are deep cracks within the main opposition party. Mr Duncan made the comment when he spoke to Ghana Yensom on Accra 10 ...

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NDC polls: I’m contesting for Nat’l Organiser – Quansah

Former Central Regional Minister Aquinas Tawiah Quansah, has launched his bid to become the next National Organiser of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). He will be contesting against former National Organiser Yaw Boateng Gyan who has also shown his interest to stage a comeback. The incumbent, Kofi Adams is yet to announce his decision to contest in the polls. The party is gearing up for its internal e ...

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C/R NDC Unity walk: We knew Rawlings wont come – Quansah

Former Central Regional Minister Aquinas Tawiah Quansah, has revealed that the organisers of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) unity walk held in Cape Coast on Saturday November 4 were aware that former President Jerry John Ralwings was not going to participate in the exercise. Several stalwarts of the NDC including former president John Dramani Mahama took part in the exercise apart from Mr Ralwings a ...

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Ayisi-Boateng’s comment: Minority being hypocritical – MP

The Member of Parliament for Nsawam-Adoagyiri and Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of Parliament, Frank Annor Domoreh, has said the persistent calls by the Minority in Parliament for Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa, George Ayisi-Boateng to be sacked over his comments that NPP members are his topmost priority, smacks of hypocrisy. According to him, Mr Ayisi-Boateng has not gained notoriety ...

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Ayisi-Boateng retracts and apologises for divisive comment

Ghana's High Commissioner to South Africa, Mr George Ayisi-Boateng has retracted and apologised for his comment to the effect that he would serve the interest of New Patriotic Party (NPP) members ahead of all others. Mr Ayisi-Boateng at a meeting with the Kumasi Technical University branch of the Tertiary Education Students Confederacy (TESCON) of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) last Sunday said, “Indeed I’m ...

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CRIG house not for Mahama – Mogtari

Former President John Dramani Mahama has denied he influenced the award of a contract for the construction of a guest house at Bole in the Northern Region to “enable him enjoy comfortable holidays during visits to his constituency” when he was President. The allegation, according to Mr Mahama’s Special Aide, Joyce Bawah Mogtari, was made by the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Jos ...

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Teachers abandon school over Fulani threat

Interior Minister, Ambrose Dery, has revealed that teachers in Abetifi and its surrounding communities in the Eastern Region of Ghana have fled the area following threats from Fulani herdsmen. According to him, pupils throng to their classrooms in the communities, but do not have teachers to instruct and teach them. Mr Dery, however, said police officers have been deployed to the areas to provide security f ...

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I reserve right to deport – Dery responds to Indian Businessman

The Minister for Interior, Ambrose Dery, has said he respects the court judgment ordering him to allow the Indian Businessman, Ashok Kumar Sivaram, to stay in Ghana, but he disagrees with the order. The High Court ordered the Immigration Service to restore the work and residence permit of Mr Sivaram within seven days, after months of failing to do so, despite a decision quashing his deportation due to its i ...

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Find jobs for ‘vigilante boys’ – JOY

The Independent Presidential candidate in the 2016 presidential and parliamentary elections, Jacob Osei Yeboah (JOY), has asked President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to find jobs for the members of the vigilante groups affiliated to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in order to quell the rampaging. According to him, members of the groups are unemployed and hungry, therefore their engagement in the vandalism. Mr ...

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Sack Ayisi-Boateng – Ablakwa

Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa George Ayisi-Boateng must be sacked for his unguarded comments that members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP0 are his topmost priority, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, Member of Parliament for North Tongu and Minority Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs, has said. A statement signed by Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa MP, North Tongu and Ranking Member, Foreign Affairs Committee of Parl ...

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