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We respect Ghana – US embassy

The US embassy in Ghana has said it has great respect for Ghana and they value their relationship with the West African nation. The statement comes after Ghana’s President in a Facebook post Saturday condemned description of African countries as ‘shitholes’ by US president Donald Trump. “The language of US …

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Ghana not a ‘shithole’ – Akufo-Addo replies Trump

President Akufo-Addo has denounced US President Donald Trump description of African countries as ‘shitholes’. He joins the African Union and many across the globe to condemn the remarks by Mr. Trump. The US leader made the alleged remark in a Thursday meeting on immigration. But Mr Trump has denied using …

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NDC won’t congratulate Amidu – Nketia

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has served notice it will not congratulate one of its own, Martin Amidu, who has been nominated as the first independent Special Prosecutor in Ghana. The General Secretary of the main opposition NDC, Johnson Asiedu Nketia, confirmed the former attorney general is still a member …

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Savelugu NDC Youth up in arms against executives

The National Democratic Congress youth in the Savelugu constituency in the Northern region has threatened to cause turmoil in the party if its national leadership do not intervene in stopping the constituency executives from carrying out alleged massive illegalities in the ongoing reorganisation exercise. The youth at a news briefing …

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Amidu’s appointment laudable – DI

Pro-New Patriotic Party policy analysis centre, Danquah Institute, has welcomed the nomination of NDC member Martin Amidu as the Special Prosecutor. The former attorney general, whose nomination was announced by President Akufo-Addo on Thursday, is awaiting Parliamentary approval before taking office. Danquah Institute in a statement congratulating Amidu, said the …

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Don’t settle personal vendetta – Amidu warned

The Executive Director of the Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG) Dr Emmanuel Akwetey has cautioned the Special Prosecutor nominee Martin Amidu to discharge his duties devoid of pursuing personal vendetta. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday nominated the former Attorney General for Parliament’s approval when it resumes. Reacting to …

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Fmr Central regional minister Edumadze dies

Isaac Edumadze A former Central regional minister under the erstwhile J.A Kufuor administration, Isaac Edumadze has passed on at the Cape Coast Teaching Hospital. Mr. Edumadze died today, Thursday, January 11, 2018. Mr. Edumadze has been ill for some time now and was rushed to the hospital last Friday only …

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$100K expats saga: Probe by Flagstaff House a sham – Ablakwa

The Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has described as a scam the presidency’s exoneration of the Trade Ministry of any wrong doing in what has now become the ‘cash for seat saga’. Speaker of Parliament, Prof. Mike Aaron Oquaye has set up a bi-partisan committee to …

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