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Ibrahim Mahama faces judgment today

BY MUNTALLA INUSAH THE HIGH Court in Accra, presided over by Justice Kweku Tawiah Ackaah-Boafo, will today deliver judgement on an application for judicial review filed by Ibrahim Mahama invoking its jurisdiction to stop government from revoking his mining lease license. Lawyers of Mr Mahama, owner of Cubic Exton Group …

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State of the Nation Address: Prices of medicine to go down by 30% -Chamber of Pharmacy

  BY ROSEMOND BOATENG ADDAI THE CHAMBER of Pharmacy has revealed that the government will reduce prices of medicine by 30% from March 1, 2018. This decision is expected to be announced today as President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo gives his second State of the Nation Address in Parliament. According …

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Drivers blast govt Over killer fuel prices as worker unions give govt ultimatum to reduce fuel prices

BY BENJAMIN TANDOH HUNDREDS OF Ghanaians from over eight worker unions across the country yesterday took to the street to express their displeasure about frequent hike in fuel prices. Clad in red arm bands, the demonstrators, mostly commercial drivers, hurled insults at government for, in their own words, “deceiving us.” …

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I’ve been effective – Sanitation Minister fights back

The Minister of Water Resources and Sanitation Joseph Kofi Adda has dismissed claims that he has been ineffective since he was appointed a year ago by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. A section of Ghanaians have labelled Mr. Adda a failure. According to critics, he has failed to rid the …

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National Service begins registration of defaulters; sets March 16 deadline

The Management of the National Service Scheme (NSS) has announced that eligible Ghanaians who missed the opportunity to do their national service in the previous years have up to Friday, March 16, 2018, to enrol. It said the eligible applicants were required to personally submit their application letters to any …

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Charge Muntaka for causing financial loss to the State – Alan to Parliament

The Ministry of Trade and Industry, Alan Kwadwo Kyerematen, Tuesday, made a passionately appeal to Parliament to charge Member of Parliament for Asawase, Mohammed-Mubarak Muntaka for willfully causing financial loss to the State. In the view of the Trade and Industry Minister, since the allegation of extortion of money levelled …

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NDC takes on Amidu over Special Prosecutor job

By: Benjamin Tandoh THE OPPOSITION National Democratic Congress (NDC) has questioned the principle by which Mr Martin Alamisi Benz-Kaiser Amidu was appointed to head the office of the Special Prosecutor. According to the party, since Mr Amidu previously challenged the constitutionality of the office of Special Prosecutor, it finds it …

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Decentralised Departments must collaborate effectively

DEPARTMENTS AND Agencies in the various Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been told not to work in isolation but coordinate their activities to promote efficient and effective development of their localities. The Central Regional Minister, Mr Kwamena Duncan who gave the advice said successful implementation of government’s policies, …

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Kofi Senya warned to stop undermining Kumasi Mayor Osei Assibey

Senior members of the ruling New Patriotic Party, chiefs and some well-meaning residents of Kumasi have cautioned against the deliberate attempt by some assemblymen who are alleged to be sponsored by Mr Kofi Senya to stop undermining the authority and planning against the Kumasi Major Eric Osei Assibey. Some leading …

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We have the resources to finance education in Africa- Akufo Addo

President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says Africa has the resources and capacity to finance access to quality education of its citizens, and also promote the interests of the continent. According to President Akufo-Addo, “We cannot depend on other people to finance the education on our continent. I am …

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