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Not all rampaging youth are NPP members – Awuku – Starr Fm

The National Youth Organiser of the New Patriotic Party has suggested that some political opponents might have infilterated their ranks and are causing mayhem across the nation. According to him, not all the elements besieging state institutions and locking up facilities are members of the party. “Not all the people …

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Asante’s ‘I don’t feel safe’ comment unfortunate – Awuku – Starr Fm

The National Youth Organiser of the NPP Sammy Awuku has described as unfortunate claims by the respected clergyman and chairman of the National Peace Council Reverend Professor Emmanuel Asante that he feels unsafe in the country. Professor Asante on Monday told Francis Abban that the activities of the rampaging youth …

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NPP vigilante groups emboldened by NDC’s misdeeds – Awuku – Starr Fm

The National Youth Organiser of the New Patriotic Party and Board Chairman of the Youth Employment Agency Sammy Awuku has said the marauding youth of the governing party are emboldened by the inactions of the erstwhile NDC administration. According to him, the vigilante groups associated with the NPP are storming …

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Tamale Stadium to be named after Aliu Mahama Nov. 16 – Starr Fm

Barring any last minute hitches, the Tamale Sports Stadium in the Northern region will be named after the late Vice President Alhaji Aliu Mahama next month. The president announced at the Flagstaff House Monday that he will confer with the Sports minister and issue an executive instrument effecting the change …

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Jobs must go to NPP members – Ghana’s High C’ssner to SA – Starr Fm

Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa George Ayisi Boateng has stated that he will put supporters of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) ahead of any other Ghanaian when considering persons for job opportunities. According to Mr. Boateng, prioritising NPP members ahead of other Ghanaians is the right thing to do …

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Atomic gas explosion: NDC commiserates with deceased families

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has been commiserating with the families who have lost loved ones in Saturday’s gas explosion at the Atomic Junction in Accra. Six people have died so far with about 35 others injured after a fuel station caught fire when a gas station exploded. Below …

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I’m shaming my critics – Akufo-Addo

President Akuffo-Addo has played up the achievements of his young administration saying those who dwelled so much on “spreading falsehood, scepticism and cynicism” before and after the elections have been embarrassed by his swift accomplishments. The President was speaking at the palace of the Nayiri in the East Mamprusi district capital …

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Mahama overworked himself – Bagbin

The second deputy Speaker of Parliament Alban Bagbin believes former president John Mahama would have succeeded if he had delegated responsibilities more. The MP for Nadowli-Kaleo said leaders who believe in teamwork succeed, but Mahama “overworked” himself at his own peril. The longest-serving MP in Ghana’s parliament stressed Mahama had …

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Whatever I do people criticise – Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says his life has been about having big dreams for the poor but his attempts to actualise those aspirations have been met with sharp criticisms every step of the way. “I have always been criticised in whatever I do in Ghana,” he told a …

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Election observers are not magicians – Mahama

Former President John Mahama appears to have taken a swipe at his critics following the flak he received over the botched Kenya elections after arriving in Liberia, where he leads the ECOWAS observer mission to monitor the country’s election. Upon arrival in Monrovia Thursday, Mahama told the Liberian media that …

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