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Napo lied over Progressively Free SHS claim – Ablakwa – Starr Fm

A former deputy minister of Education Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa has described as falsehood claims by the Education minister that the erstwhile NDC administration did not cater for the fees of beneficiaries of its progressively free SHS policy. Mathew Opoku Prempeh Tuesday told parliament that former President John Mahama neglected students …

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Akufo-Addo starts Gt. Accra tour – Starr Fm

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is beginning a three-day tour of the Greater Accra region today, November 8, 2017. He will spend his Wednesday afternoon in the Tema enclave where he is expected to visit the Harbour and other companies and climax it with a durbar of chiefs and the …

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Kwabena Agyepong sues Wontumi – Starr Fm

The suspended General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party Kwabena Agyepong has sued the Ashanti regional chairman of the party Bernard Antwi Boasiako over some “defamatory” comments he made about him. In a writ sighted by StarrFMonline.com, Mr. Agyepong is asking the court to issue “an order compelling the first …

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Nothing happening in anti-corruption crusade – Batidam – Starr Fm

The former advisor to ex-President John Mahama on corruption, Daniel Batidam, Tuesday issued a damning verdict on President Akufo-Addo’s quest to fight corruption in the country. “…There is nothing, practically nothing happening as far as the fight against corruption is concerned,” opined Batidam in an interview with Accra-based Joy FM. …

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Needless to advertise Special Prosecutor’s job – MP – Starr Fm

The chairman for the Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee of Parliament Ben Abdallah is not in support of making the appointment of the Special Prosecutor competitive. According to Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), advertising for the position will help recruit the most efficient person to serve in the planned anti-graft …

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Nothing wrong with Bawumia replying “hurtful” Mahama criticism – Hamid – Starr Fm

Minister of Information Mustapha Hamid Tuesday defended Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia following his “ballistic” reaction to criticism of the National Digital Addressing System by former President John Mahama. Mahama addressing supporters of the NDC after the party’s latest Unity Walk in Cape Coast dismissed the addressing system being spearheaded …

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Make Special Prosecutor appointment competitive –  GII to Akufo-Addo – Starr Fm

The Corporate Affairs Manager of the Ghana Integrity Initiative Michael Boadi has called on President Akufo-Addo to make the appointment of the Special Prosecutor competitive. This they believe will help to recruit the most efficient person to serve in the planned anti-graft office. President Akufo-Addo promised to establish the office …

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Bawumia’s “ballistic” reply needless – Gyampo – Starr Fm

A political science lecturer at the University of Ghana, Professor Ransford Gyampo, has said Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia’s “ballistic” reactions to the description of the National Digital Property Addressing System as `419` scam is uncalled for. Former President John Mahama addressing supporters of the NDC after a unity walk …

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Govt’s pledge to fight corruption doubtful- Azeem – Starr Fm

The seeming lack of action by the Akufo- Addo government over alleged corrupt cases in the previous administration is making its promise to fight the canker doubtful, anti-corruption advocate, Vitus Azeem has said. After almost 11 months in power, the government has not been seen taking action against any persons …

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Mahama’s comment on Ayisi Boateng hyprocritical – Kamal Deen – Starr Fm

The National Nasara Coordinator of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Kamal-Deen Abdulai, has stated that comments made by former President John Mahama on the George Ayisi Boateng saga is hypocritical and smacks of someone who has still not recovered from a heavy defeat. According to the NPP Nasara coordinator, …

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