Kwesi Botchwey lambasts ‘faceless people’ for picking chairmanship form

The former finance minister, Prof Kwesi Botchwey has denied reports that he has picked forms to contest the National Chairmanship position of the National Democratic Congress (NDC). Whilst denying ever instructing anyone of picking a chairmanship form, Prof Botchwey gave a hint of his intention to contest a leadership position which would possibly return the NDC to power in 2020. […]

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CJ begs judges over National Cathedral evictions

The Chief Justice Sophia Akuffo has apologised to the High Court judges who will be evicted from their official accommodations following the impending construction of the National Cathedral in Accra. Government has earmarked the Ridge Roundabout area in Accra where the judges live for the construction of the 5000-seater capacity church which is being supported by the clergy in the […]

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We all have our reasons for backing flagbearer aspirants – Nii Lante

The Odododiodio MP, Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye, says all National Democratic Congress (NDC) members have a right to support whichever candidate they prefer in the NDC flagbearer race. Making reference to Victor Gbeho and Ken Dzirasah, who have indicated their preference of Joshua Alabi, Mr. Vanderpuye said not everyone had to join the John Mahama bandwagon. “For Victor Gbeho and […]

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Bauxite deal good for Ghanaians – Osei Owusu

First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Joe Osei Owusu, has defended Parliament’s approval of a $2 billion bauxite deal between Ghana and Sinohydro Corporation Limited for construction of priority infrastructure projects. He argues that the benefits to be derived by Ghanaians far outweigh the ongoing debate over whether it is a loan or barter agreement. “Whether you call it a loan […]

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NDC Polls: Ofosu-Ampofo cautions flagbearer hopefuls against attacks on Mahama

A National Vice Chairman and Director of Elections of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo has said that the party would ride on the back of the unmatched achievements of the Mills/Mahama NDC government for elections 2020 hence it’s unacceptable for some flagbearer hopefuls of the party to attack former President John Dramani Mahama. The National Executive Committee […]

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COPEC calls for national dialogue on ‘sustained’ fuel price increases

The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers Ghana (COPEC) is calling for “an immediate national dialogue” on constant fuel price increases that have hit consumers over the past few months. “Ghanaian petroleum consumers have over the past 24 hours been hit with another fuel price increases. Fuel prices across most Major Oil Marketing Companies within the country has seen a marginal increase […]

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Otabil speaks on Capital Bank collapse

Founder and General Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), Dr Mensa Otabil, has broken his silence on the controversies in the banking sector, specifically, his role in the collapse of the Capital Bank as Board Chairman of the defunct bank. He has explained in a statement issued Tuesday that during his non-executive role as a Board Chairman of […]

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