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Akufo-Addo’s ‘cash-for-seat’ comment unacceptable – Prempeh

President Akufo-Addo’s comments on the ‘cash for seat’ saga despite it being probed by a parliamentary committee are unacceptable, renowned legal practitioner, Prof. H. Kwesi Prempeh has said. President Akufo-Addo in his encounter with the media at the Flagstaff House Wednesday described the allegation as flimsy and irresponsible. “In fact, …

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Akufo-Addo has delivered – ISSER fellow

A fellow at the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), Dr Charles Ackah has extolled the government’s management of the economy. According to him, the economy has made significant gains under president Akufo-Addo in comparison with his predecessors. “The overall assessment of the Akufo-Addo government from the macro-economic …

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“No evidence of corruption adduced against my appointees” – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has stated that, so far, every single act of alleged corruption labelled against some members of his administration has been or is in the process of being investigated by independent bodies, and the findings so far made public. According to him, from the allegations against the Minister for …

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$7b saved from 24 PPAs review – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo, says his government, over the past year, has brought stability in the place of the erratic power situation that was inherited from the erstwhile Mahama government. According to him, adequate power supply is critical to the operation and success of industry, especially small and medium scale enterprises, which …

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Akufo-Addo’s failure to provide job figures disappointing, unacceptable – Ofosu Ampofo

President Akufo-Addo’s request for three months to furnish citizens on accurate data on the number of jobs created under his government is disappointingly unacceptable, according to a national Vice Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo. In his latest media encounter at the Flagstaff House Wednesday Mr. Akufo-Addo …

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Cash-for-seat allegations flimsy, irresponsible – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has said the allegations of extortion leveled against the Trade and Industry Minister Alan Kyeremanten are flimsy and irresponsible. His comments come in the wake of the establishment of a five-member bipartisan committee by the Speaker of Parliament  to probe the veracity of the allegations. “In fact, I …

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Amidu can’t eliminate corruption – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has said he does not expect the nomination of Martin Amidu as the Special Prosecutor to eradicate all forms of corruption in the public sector. “I’m well aware of the general sense of anxiety in the country and the strong feeling that politicians tend to get away with …

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Cash-for-seat saga: I’ll be shocked if Fakhri paid  – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has said the claim that the CEO of Dream Realty and Inesfly, Saeed Fakhri paid a $100.000.00 to sit close to him at the Ghana Expatriates Business Awards last year is incomprehensible, noting that he will be shocked if that was the case. According to him, Mr. Fakhri …

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I’m not promoting homosexuality – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has said his Aljazeera comments on homosexuality were not aimed at promoting homosexuality in Ghana. Speaking to the Qatar-based broadcaster in November 2017, Mr. Akufo-Addo said although the call for decriminalization of homosexuality in Ghana was not an urgent concern it was “bound to happen” if there  there …

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