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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
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Ghana proposes $13.9 billion budget in 2018

The Ghanaian government plans to spend $13.9 billion (62 billion Ghana cedis, about N4.2 trillion) in the 2018 fiscal year, the country’s finance minister said on Wednesday. Presenting the government’s fiscal policy to parliament, Kenneth Ofori-Atta, said the budget, with the theme “Putting Ghana Back to Work”, would continue and […]

Otiko Afisa Djaba
Politics

NPP asks Otiko Djaba to resign

The governing New Patriotic Party has asked all party executives who have been offered appointments by President Akufo-Addo to resign from their party positions. “All Party Office holders (elected or appointed) who have second executive positions in government should vacate their Party positions for substantive officers appointed to fill in,” […]

'Kayayei' - Ghanaian porters
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Kayayei tax abolished – 2017 budget

Government has decided to abolish market tolls paid by head porters (Kayayei), the Finance Minister Mr Ken Ofori-Atta has announced. This, according to him formed part of a number of tax reliefs introduced by the the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government. Presenting the much anticipated 2017 budget statement on Thursday, […]

Man in court for assaulting co-tenant over NPP’s Victory
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Man in court for assaulting co-tenant over NPP’s Victory

Christopher Anani, self-employed, who allegedly assaulted a co-tenant for his jubilation over the New Patriotic Party’s victory at Agbogba, has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Anani who was charged with assault, pleaded with the court to allow him and the complainant settle the matter out of court. The Court […]

Bawumia finds Gh¢7billion undisclosed expenditure by NDC government
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Bawumia finds Gh¢7billion undisclosed expenditure by NDC government

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) government has found out that there is a Gh¢7billion expenditure that has not been disclosed by the Mahama government, the Vice President, Alhaji Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed. According to him, the expenditure which runs through year 2014, 2015 and 2016 was detected as the […]

Mr Asomah-Kyeremeh, Brong Ahafo Regional Minister nominee
Politics

NPP moves to settle Asomah-Kyeremeh, Sunyani Traditional Council rampus

The Brong Ahafo Regional Executive members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have been designated by the leadership of the party to settle amicably the matter between Kwaku Asomah-Kyeremeh and the Sunyani Traditional Council. The executive members have, therefore, called on communicators of the party to stay clear of the […]

Mr. Kofi Adams
Homeland News Politics

Ghanaians have regretted not voting for Mahama — Kofi Adams

Seven weeks after the National Democratic Congress’s (NDC’s) election defeat, the National Organiser of the NDC, Mr Kofi Adams, believes many Ghanaians have already regretted not retaining ex-President John Mahama at the polls. The New Patriotic Party (NPP) flag bearer at the 2016 election, now President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, […]

Ghana cedis
Homeland News Politics

Ghana’s new government says it will review $918 million IMF deal

Ghana’s new government plans to review its $918 million programme with the International Monetary Fund because it may need more money for its spending plans, a minister-designate said on Friday. The three-year programme, signed by the previous government in April 2015, imposes strict targets for revenue collection and spending. It […]

Kamal-Deen Abdulai
Homeland News Politics

NASARA wing of NPP condemns NDC’S opposition to Zongo Fund

NASARA Wing of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has applauded President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his government for creating the Ministry for Inner Cities and Zongo Development purposely to attend to the unique needs of residents of the nation’s Inner cities and zongos. It also commended the government for […]

The directive was given after a meeting with the leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) following clashes between some supporters of the two parties over the School Feeding Programme
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Suspend operations until further notice. Ejura/Sekyedumase security committee directs

The Municipal Security Committee of the Ejura/Sekyedumase Municipal Assembly has directed caterers working for the School Feeding Programme to suspend their operations until it had received directives from the government. The directive was given after a meeting with the leadership of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic […]