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President Akufo-Addo makes new appointments

Former Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo-Marfo, has been appointed Senior Presidential Advisor to President Akufo-Addo.   Similarly, the immediate past Minister of Monitoring and Evaluation, Dr Anthony Akoto Osei has been appointed Presidential Advisor on Economic Issues while Oboshie Sai Cofie has...

Akoto Osei, Oboshie Sai Cofie get presidential advisor jobs

The immediate past Minister of Monitoring and Evaluation, Dr Anthony Akoto Osei has been appointed as a Presidential Advisor on Economic Issues. Similarly, Oboshie Sai Cofie has also been appointed as a Presidential Advisor on Media. Former Senior Minister, Mr. Yaw...

Foreign Affairs Ministry holds orientation for Ghana’s Ambassadors and High Commissioners-designate

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has held an orientation for Ghana’s Ambassadors and High Commissioners-designate. The Orientation Programme on Monday, April 12, was carefully designed to nurture and harness the skills of the ambassadors and High Commissioners-designate...

Agreement signed for implementation of China-Aid annex office building project

The governments of Ghana and China have signed the Implementation Agreement for the commencement of the China-Aid Annex Office Building Project. This follows successful conclusion of negotiations, which began about three years ago, as well as the signing of the...

Cape Coast North MP gives three months’ salary to constituents

Kwamena Minta-Nyarku, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Cape Coast North, has presented his three months’ salary to some constituents for the confidence reposed in him during the December 2020 polls. He said the gesture was to appreciate particularly,  party...

Speaker raises objection to promotion of LGBTQI+ agenda

The Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, has raised an objection to the promotion of LGBTQI+ issues in Ghana, describing the act as an abomination, to Ghanaians. He said though Parliament would not pass legislations to infringe on the rights of...

House of Chiefs calls for peaceful co-existence between Parliament and Executive

President of the National House of Chiefs, Ogyeahoho Yaw Gyebi, has called for peaceful co-existence between Parliament and the Executive arms of Government to enhance the country’s democracy and development. According to him, the evenness of the 8th Parliament in...

Okudzeto Ablakwa’s resignation may affect progress of his political career- Prof. Emmanuel Asiamah

Governance and Political Science Experts have been speaking about the decision by MP for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa to resign from the Parliament’s Appointments Committee. Governance Expert, Prof. Emmanuel Asiamah said Mr. Ablakwa’s decision to resign from the committee...

Speaker of Parliament accepts resignation of Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa

Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin has accepted the resignation of the Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa from the Appointments Committee. The request was granted yesterday (March 31, 2021), at a meeting Mr. Bagbin had with Mr. Ablakwa. The...

Minority leader Haruna Iddrisu calls for Budget Act

The Minority leader of Parliament, Mr. Haruna Iddrisu has called for the passage of a Budget Act and the opening of an office of scrutiny. Mr. Iddrisu says this would ensure the allocation of adequate time for the legislature...

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Police grab National Security imposter at Enchi

The Western North Regional Police Command in collaboration with the National Security Operatives in the Region have arrested a...

Institute for Energy Security projects reduction in diesel price

The Institute for Energy Security (IES) is projecting a reduction in the price of diesel on the domestic market during the second pricing window. Petrol...

29-year-old trader gets 20-year jail term for robbing IMF Country Director

An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced a 29-year-old trader to 20 years imprisonment for pulling a machete on the Country Director of the International...

No recruitment tension at Foreign Affairs Ministry – Director

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has denied claims of tension brewing within the ministry as a result of "inappropriate recruitment, promotion...

“National Consensus must promote responsible viable small-scale mining” – President Akufo-Addo

“Out of this maiden consultative dialogue, I hope we will build a national consensus around a national policy on small scale mining, that promotes...