CHRAJ to officially probe Freddie Blay

A petition submitted to the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) by NDC-affiliated group Coalition for Social Justice (CSJ) has received a reply from the body. The response from CHRAJ signed by its Secretary Afetsi Daniel Annan sighted by MyNewsGh.com said “the petition is receiving attention”. The CSJ has contends that Mr Blay is a “public officer” by […]

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Minority’s demand for Australian visa scandal report insincere – MP

The Chairman of Parliaments sub-committee on Sports, Alex Kofi Agyekum has accused the Minority of double standards, following demands by some of its members for the publication of the report on the Australian scandal. The Minority’s demand followed the exoneration of Deputy Minister of Sports, Pius Hadzide of any wrongdoing in the scandal. The Member of Parliament for Kumbungu Constituency, […]

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‘Biggest joke of the century’ – NPP mocks claim Mahama is incorruptible

The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) has condemned what it says is an unprovoked attack by former President John Mahama on President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. In a response to a petition to the Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu, calling for investigations into an allegation that John Mahama diverted funds for developments, Speical Aide, Joyce Bawah Mogtari, had said unlike Nana Akufo-Addo, […]

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Ho West NDC MP to resign from Parliament

National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for Ho West in the Volta Region, Emmanuel Kwasi Bedzrah, has announced that he will be resigning from his parliamentary duties. Citi News sources in Parliament have confirmed that the MP has written to the Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Oquaye, informing him of his decision to exit. The sources added that the […]

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Bawumia schools Mahama on Cedi performance

The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has described as second to none the performance of the Akufo-Addo-led government in the management of Ghana’s currency, the Cedi as against its major trading currencies, particularly the U.S dollar. It follows a recent tweet by former President John Mahama in an attempt to ridicule the ruling government and Dr. Bawumia in what he […]

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Minority boycotts Ghana card registration

The minority in parliament have sent strong signals that, they will not partake in today Monday 11th June 2018 Ghana card registration exercise for parliamentarians. According to them, a planned meeting to receive a briefing from the National Identification Authority (NIA) about the entire exercise and its cost has not been done. They are also rejecting the registration process because […]

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No ‘thievery’ in $1.2bn Ghana card deal – Attafuah

The acting Executive Secretary of the National Identification Authority (NIA) Professor Ken Attafuah has strongly dismissed claims of thievery and bribery in the $1.2 billion Ghana Card contract. NPP stalwart and Member of Parliament for Assin Central has alleged that Prof. Attafuah received lands and other favours to award the $1.2 billion contract to Identity Management Systems Ltd (IMS), a […]

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Minority urges government to take hands off Common Fund

The Minority Caucus of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has cautioned the Government against using proceeds from the District Assemblies Common Fund (DACF) to finance its flagship programmes. It urged the Government to take its hands off the Fund, which is meant to implement development projects in the districts. “The Government should desist from any further acts that seek to […]

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