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EC must let will of people manifest

YESTERDAY, THE Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC) Mrs Jean Mensa, declared the 2020 Presidential elections in favour of Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) despite some concerns from the National Democratic Congress (NDC). From the EC’s collated results, Mr Akufo-Addo polled 6,730,413 representing 51.59% of …

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Let’s face the law equally

THE RECENT cases of killings and other criminal incidents that are threatening lives in our country are very alarming to say the least. We expect new things to happen every day and we expect good tidings rather than occurrences that bring sorrow to people such as the death of the …

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Is Okada business winning against the law?

WITH THE political season getting to a fever pitch with parties launching their manifestos and holding their National Delegates Congress’s, one thing that the electorate would be looking at especially the neutrals would be the parties’ messages. The issues and policies in the campaign messages as well as their current …

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Don’t fail our children

YESTERDAY, AUGUST 20, 2020, the Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, commissioned a 10-member committee to deliberate and advice government on modalities for the re-opening of schools in the pre-tertiary subsector. Dr Opoku Prempeh told the committee members at the commissioning ceremony to collaborate effectively with all stakeholders ahead …

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Can’t the voter registration exercise be spared the violence?

YESTERDAY WAS  the last day of the first phase of the five-phase nass  voter registration exercise  being conducted by the country’s Electoral Commission to compile a new voters’ register. The second leg has  begun today and we can say everything is all right but we should be cautious about our …

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Do we need officials to confirm NPP’s daylight vote-buying?

A POLITICAL scientist and former lecturer at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Dr Amoako Baah,  has condemned  the influence of money in the just-ended parliamentary primaries of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP). According to him, majority of the outcome of the Saturday primaries was influenced …

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Chiefs need legal teeth to bite

IT HAS now emerged that the Otumfuo Osei Tutu II Charity Foundation has joined forces  with Master Card Foundation and Manhyia Palace to enforce strict adherence to all Covid-19 protocols prescribed by the World Health Organization (WHO) to fight contact spreading of the Coronavirus in Kumasi markets.  Specifically, the partnership …

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Frown on open defaecation

ONE OF our stories today is about open defaecation in Ofinso-Adukro in the Ofinso South District of the Ashanti Region. What is surprising is that the residents have the efforntery and no shame to justify their despicable act, claiming that the only public toilet serving the over 5000 people has been …

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Farmers need utmost assistance

THE GHANA Meteorological Agency has predicted that there will be plenty of rains this year and the rains include downpours. Rainfall is good for obvious benefits. In a country like ours, where agriculture is rain-fed, it is the wish of farmers, especially the subsistence ones,  that the country would receive …

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Public safety is paramount

YESTERDAY, THE DAILY HERITAGEmonitored an interview on Peace FM in which the Greater Accra Regional Director of National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) was asked what his organisation had planned to do to fight flooding and save life and property in view of the prediction by the Meteorological Service that the …

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