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President John Mahama
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President Mahama defends Attorney General

President John Mahama has denied allegations levelled against him by former Attorney General Martin Amidu that he had a hand in the Attorney General’s decision to discontinue the GHS51 million judgment debt case involving the state and businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome. The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave Mr Amidu the […]

Supreme Court okays Martin Amidu to examine Woyome over GHC51m payment
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Supreme Court okays Martin Amidu to examine Woyome over GHC51m payment

The Supreme Court has granted the application by former Attorney General Martin Amidu to examine businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome on how he utilized the GH¢51.2 million judgment debt paid him by the state. The Supreme Court presided by Justice Anim Yeboah ordered that Mr. Woyome appears in Court on oath […]

Demo against Akufo-Addo over Atta Akyea and Agya Koo’s comments
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Demo against Akufo-Addo over Atta Akyea and Agya Koo’s comments

Some residents of Odumase Krobo in the Eastern region are demonstrating, demanding from the NPP Presidential candidate his position on tribal comments made by a movie star who has endorsed him. They want Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to denounce comments made by Agya Koo against Krobos whilst playing a role […]

MANASSEH’S FOLDER: Common sense appraisal of Mahama’s “massive” projects
Elections Opinions Politics

MANASSEH’S FOLDER: Common sense appraisal of Mahama’s “massive” projects

The initial title of this article was, “Any idiot can borrow money and build projects.” I had to change it because those who might not read beyond the headline would, as usual, accuse me of insulting the President. But that is the essence of this article. And this is not […]

Mr. John Kuffour
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I am not dead – Former President Kuffour

Former President John Agyekum Kuffour has denied reports that he died at a hospital at Johannesburg South Africa on Monday. Reports on social media on Monday, suggested the former president who was seeking medical care at Johannesburg in South Africa, died after a spine operation. It claimed a team of medical […]

Obama seeks to calm US allies over Trump concerns
Politics USA

Obama seeks to calm US allies over Trump concerns

President Barack Obama has sought to assure America’s allies that President-elect Donald Trump will honour the country’s international alliances when he takes office in January. Mr Obama told reporters that Mr Trump had expressed an interest in maintaining the US commitment to Nato. This came hours before Mr Obama was […]

Trump election: Nato chief warns against going it alone
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Trump election: Nato chief warns against going it alone

Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has warned US President-elect Donald Trump that “going it alone” is not an option for Europe or the United States. He said the West faced its greatest security challenge in a generation. During his election campaign, Mr Trump described Western military alliance Nato as obsolete. […]

Journalists must pay for accreditation – Charlotte Osei insists
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Journalists must pay for accreditation – Charlotte Osei insists

The chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Madam Charlotte Osei has told Editors forum in Accra yesterday that her outfit had no option but to charge media practitioners who are applying for accreditation to cover the December 7 election, because the Commission lacks funds to print the accreditation free of charge. […]

Nana Akufo- Addo
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Mahama lacks courage to stop ‘violent’ NDC members – Akufo-Addo

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Presidential Candidate has berated President John Mahama for failing to reprimand some ministers he has described as violent. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said the President has acted unconcern while NPP members are being violently attacked by functionaries of the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) across […]

Charlotte Osei, E.C. Chair
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We are ready for December polls – Charlotte Osei reassures

The Electoral Commission (EC) Chairperson has restated the Commission’s readiness for the December polls allaying the fears of Ghanaians about the possibility of the elections being postponed. Charlotte Osei stressed at an Editors Forum in Accra Thursday that there is no cause for concern, stating emphatically that “we are ready.” The concern of […]