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Business development consultant Kwame Okyere Darko has described the 2023 budget as the most disrespectful budget by any government in the history of Ghana. According to him, the measure proposed by Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta to reduce the government’s expenditures is an insult to the people of Ghana. “This is the most disrespectful budget ever. […]Continue Reading
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A member of parliament has explained that its censure motion against the finance minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, was only the Minority’s disapproval of the finance minister’s gross mismanagement of the economy. The Minority MP says the censure motion did not set out to remove the minister. “It was our disapproval of the work of the finance […]Continue Reading
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Mr Jonathan Asante Okyere, political science lecturer at the Cape Coast University (UCC) in the Central Region has accused President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo of creating enmities in the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) ahead of the party’s conference to elect a flagbearer for the 2024 general elections. A former NPP parliamentary candidate for the […]Continue Reading
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Former President, John Dramani Mahama, has reiterated his neutrality in the NDC’s upcoming national executive elections. According to the party’s 2020 flagbearer, his current role as the ‘father of the party’, precludes him from rallying behind a specific candidate. Addressing a gathering of party executives and stalwarts in the Upper West Region, he stressed that […]Continue Reading
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Social media came in their tons when Vice President Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia was spotted aboard a commercial flight on an in-country trip. A photo shared by journalist Manasseh Azure Awuni on social media disclosed that the Tamale-bound flight took off in the morning of Saturday, November 26. A smiling Bawumia is strapped with his seat […]Continue Reading
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Aggrieved members of the Majority Caucus in Parliament did not hide their disapproval of Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta when he appeared to present the 2023 budget statement on Thursday. Per reliable information available to the media suggests that the aggrieved lawmakers in the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) paid less attention to the Finance Minister […]Continue Reading
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In a consequential vote at the 26th Congress of the Socialist International, Ghana’s Benedicta Lasi, a lawyer and a member of the National Democratic Congress, has been elected Secretary General of the Socialist International, to succeed Luis Ayala from Chile. Her election was after the tenure of Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, the outgoing General Secretary of […]Continue Reading
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Ghanaian investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas has dismissed allegations of extortion and blackmail against him after releasing his latest exposè dubbed: “Galamsey economy.” According to Tiger Eye PI, the investigative firm of the award-winning journalist, “some persons have resorted to mudslinging and lies” against its CEO Anas following the release of the Continue Reading
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Justice Kwaku Annan, a former political show host on Net2 TV has challenged his former employer, Kennedy Agyapong, to release the second part of an investigative documentary dubbed ‘Who Watches the Watchman.’ The first part of the said documentary, which allegedly exposes the fraudulent ways of investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, was shown on Net2 […]Continue Reading
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Jackie Ankrah, daughter of Lieutenant General J. A. Ankrah, said although her father overthrew the Nkrumah government, he still did a lot of things worth celebrating. In an interview with Asaase Radio, the broadcaster cum singer said despite her father’s flaws, he has achieved a lot for the country. “We don’t talk about my father […]Continue Reading
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Tachie Antiedu, a private legal practitioner, has backed former President John Agyekum Kufour’s call to abolish the Council of State and replace it with an Upper Chamber. The lawyer and author suggested that the suggestion could benefit Ghana. Former President John Agyekum Kufuor has underscored the need for Ghana to abolish the Council of State […]Continue Reading
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Minority Leader, Haruna Iddrisu has christened the 2023 financial statement and economic policy presented to Parliament on Thursday as “ɛka mpɛ dede” budget. “ɛka mpɛ dede” in the local Akan language means, ‘debt does not like noise.’ According to him, per the Finance Minister’s presentation, it is evident that the nation has been declared a […]Continue Reading