PURC workers stranded after unannounced lockout

About 50 workers of the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC), are stranded outside their office in Accra following an unannounced lockout. The move, the workers believe, was informed by a protest on Wednesday to resist the reinstatement of the former Director of Public Affairs of the Commission, Nana Yaa Jantuah, who resigned in May, 2017. The posters on the door are in protest […]

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Tema West MP Suspended

Assembly members of the Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) have suspended the Member of Parliament for Tema West constituency, Mr. Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, who also doubles as the Deputy Minister for Trade and Industry. The suspension of the MP will last for a period six-month which bars him from taking part in all activities of the assembly. To this end, the Hon. […]

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‘Minority goofed in ADB loan contract’

Government has cited the Minority MPs for conscious, systematic efforts designed to create negative public sentiments against, especially the finance minister. According to Deputy Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the National Democratic Congress Members of Parliament (MPs) in a series of news conferences, have consistently levelled unsubstantiated allegations against Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) administration. The […]

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It’s too early to criticise free SHS – NAGRAT

The General Secretary of National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT), Mr Angel Kabonu, has urged both parents and the general public to hold onto their criticisms on the implementation of ‘Free SHS’ and wait to see the outcome of the policy. Free SHS education has been one of the top priorities of the ruling New Patriotic party (NPP) government as […]

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We’ll boycott Parliament – Sam George

NDC Member of Parliament Samuel Nartey George has given indication the Minority side will boycott activities of the house unless government constitute boards at the various state institutions. The group this afternoon held a press conference raising concerns about a Ten Million Cedi loan given to McDan Shipping Company without the presence of a board at the ADB Bank, which, […]

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