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Parliament has approved Martin Amidu as the country’s first Special Prosecutor to tackle corruption cases in the country. Prior to that, Deputy Minority Ranking Member on Constitutional Affairs, Dr. Dominic Ayine, asked Parliament to put the approval on hold, as his suit against Mr. Amidu’s nomination is still pending at...
A presidential hopeful of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Alban Bagbin, has described ex-President John Dramani Mahama as indecisive. According to him, Mr. Mahama faltered in taking key decisions as leader of the country. Mr Bagbin said, “Mr Mahama has several attributes as a person that I admire a lot but...
Former President Jerry John Rawlings Following the appointment of former Attorney General, Martin Amidu as Special Prosecutor, former President Jerry John Rawlings has called on Japan and other developed countries to refrain from holding back in offering support to Ghana. Speaking in a meeting with the new Japanese Ambassador to Ghana,...
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The constituency primaries for the New Patriotic Party (NPP), originally scheduled to be held between 21st to 24th February 2018, has now been slated for Saturday 24th February to Tuesday, February 27. “This decision has been necessitated by a number of compelling reasons including some important commitments of the party,...
The governing New Patriotic Party (NPP) youth in the Suame Constituency in the Ashanti Region have invoked curses on National Executives, Regional and Constituency executives to ensure free and fair vetting ahead of the constituency elections. The angry youth believe the party executives have planned to unfairly disqualify some persons...
Parliament will consider the report of the Appointments Committee on the nomination of Martin Amidu as Special Prosecutor on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. Delivering the business statement for next week on the floor of Parliament, Majority Leader, Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, indicated that the House will take a decision on Mr....
Majority Leader, Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, has descended heavily on the minority members in Parliament for accusing the Speaker of the House, Professor Mike Oquaye, of being bias. The verbal fracas started during the passage of the Special Petroleum Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2018 where Minority Chief Whip Muntaka Mubarak described the...
The president of the National House of Chiefs, Togbe Afede XIV, has commended president Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for his choice of Martin Amidu as special prosecutor to deal with corruption in the country.He also applauded the Appointments Committee of parliament for endorsing Mr Amidu's nomination as Ghana’s first...
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