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President Akufo-Addo has returned to Ghana after attending the swearing-in ceremony of Liberia's President George Oppong Weah on Monday. He was welcomed back home by the Acting President, Professor Mike Oquaye, Speaker of Parliament. The swearing-in of the Speaker to act as president was necessitated by the absence of both Akufo-Addo...
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has described the peaceful handing over of power from one democratically elected government to another in Liberia, and the swearing-in of President George Oppong Weah, as a good day for West Africa and Africa.   According to President Akufo-Addo, the...
Government says it is unsure how long Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia will be away on medical leave in the UK. Information Minister, Mustapha Abdul Hamid, told Joy News “He will come back to work depending on the advice of Doctors.” Remaining tight-lipped about the illness that necessitated Dr Bawumia’s sudden...
A senior Political science lecturer at the University of Ghana, Prof. Ransford Gyampo, has described the Presidential encounter with the media as ‘useless’ and must be “abolished”. Dr. Gyampo believed the encounter is a mere formality for the president to acquaint himself with the media and the journalists present were there to...
President Akufo Addo has met the media in his first ever media encounter in the year 2018. The encounter saw the president touch on various issues bothering the economy to national security. Before the statement, YEN.com.gh had listed some key developments that the president will be touching but as unpredictable...
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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the savings from the procurement strategies his government put in place in 2017 have become an incentive to open government. According to him, the savings made over the year amounted to GH¢ 145 million from sole-sourcing and restricted tendering. He made this known at his...
President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will host a cross-section of the media in Ghana today January 17 to mark one year of his administration. Dubbed ‘Media Encounter’ top journalists in the country have the opportunity to ask questions on key topics – from security to the economy. Wednesday’s exercise will be second...
Former Attorney General and current candidate for the newly established position of Special Prosecutor,Martin Amidu, has reportedly relinquished his NDC (National Democratic Congress) membership. According to a report published by mynewsgh.com, Mr. Martin Amidu, a founding member of the main opposition NDC, has reportedly handed in his resignation from the...
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has unveiled the party’s reviewed constitution at its headquarters in Accra on, Monday January 16, 2018. Acting General Secretary of the party, John Boadu, who unveiled the reviewed constitution, said it paves the way for the commencement of internal elections in the party which starts...