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Witch-hunt claims must stop, it undermines judiciary – Casely-Hayford

Sydney Casely Hayford

Anti-corruption campaigner, Sydney Casely-Hayford, has condemned the constant claims of witch-hunting anytime people are prosecuted by governments for alleged offences, saying such comments undermine the country’s judiciary, and wanes public confidence in the justice system. The National Organizer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), together with the Ashanti Regional branch of the party, have both alleged that the government is ...

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Ghana Beyond Aid: Amissah-Arthur’s critique ‘dishonest’ – Casely-Hayford

Financial Analyst, Sydney Casely Hayford has strongly criticized former Vice President, Paa Kwesi Amissah Arthur for describing government’s ‘Ghana Beyond Aid’ agenda as a mere rhetoric. The former Vice President had indicated that government’s Ghana Beyond Aid mantra raises questions about what it wants to specifically achieve, given that adequate information had not yet been provided. “I’m comfortable if ‘Ghana ...

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80% of Martin Amidu’s vetting questions unnecessary – Casely-Hayford

Anti-corruption campaigner, Sydney Casely-Hayford has criticized members of Parliament’s Appointment Committee for dragging the vetting process of Martin Amidu. According to him, about 80% of the questions asked by the members of the committee were not necessary and irrelevant to the position Martin Amidu had been nominated for. Mr. Amidu, on Tuesday, February 13, faced Parliament’s Appointments Committee in what ...

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GIJ students more concerned about fashion than training – Sydney

Member of pressure group, Occupy Ghana, Sydney Casely-Hayford has advised students of the Ghana Institute of Journalism to focus more on empowering themselves than on trivial things such as fashion. According to him, most of the students at the University, a large number of whom are females, are more concerned about what they wear than their training. “Go to the ...

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Issue bond to support free SHS programme – Casely-Hayford

Financial Analyst, Sydney Casely-Hayford has advised the Akufo-Addo government to issue a bond in a bid to support the free Senior High School programme. Making the suggestion on Citi FM’s news analysis programme, The Big Issue on Saturday, Mr. Casely-Hayford said, the bond will enable government solve the teething challenges that have bedeviled the programme since its implementation. “This is ...

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Ayisi Boateng has learnt from his ‘silly’ comment – Sydney

Member of pressure group, OccupyGhana, Sydney Casely-Hayford, has indirectly asked for forgiveness for embattled Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa, George Ayisi Boateng, who has received severe bashing from Ghanaians for making some comments described as irresponsible and divisive. Although the diplomat has apologized for the comments, some Ghanaians argue that it is not enough and are asking for his ...

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NCA must be sued for backdating fines – Casely-Hayford

Financial analyst and social commentator, Sydney Casely-Hayford, has said the retrospective sanctions imposed by the National Communications Authority (NCA) on some radio stations must be challenged in court. Speaking on Citi FM’s news analysis program The Big Issue, he explained that, although he is not against the NCA sanctions on the defaulting radio stations, the regulator has broken certain constitutional provisions with ...

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Kwesi Botchwey shouldn’t have chaired NDC committee – Casely-Hayford

A member of pressure group, Occupy Ghana, Sydney Casely-Hayford has said Prof. Kwesi Botchwey was the wrong person to chair the National Democratic Congress’ committee charged to probe the party’s defeat at the December 7, 2016 general elections. Speaking on Citi FM’s news analysis programme, The Big Issue on Saturday, Casely-Hayford insisted that Mr. Botchwey’s ideologies are far from those ...

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Inusah Fuseini ‘hiding’ info on spying device – Casely-Hayford

Member of pressure group, Occupy Ghana, Sydney Casely-Hayford, has accused the former Minister of Lands and Natural Resources; Inusah Fuseini, of withholding information with regards to the audio visual recording device found in the office of the current minister. Hours after the device was found in the office of Lands Minister, Peter Amewu,  Inusah Fuseini claimed ownership for the device. He ...

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Sydney’s apology to Parliament ‘weak’ – Ras Mubarak

It seems anti-corruption campaigner and member of pressure group, Occupy Ghana, Sydney Casely-Hayford, is not out of the woods yet despite his apology to outraged members of Ghana’s legislature, who are bent on grilling him for supposedly insulting them. Casely-Hayford has been cited for a possible contempt of Parliament after he said at a programme that Ghana’s Parliamentarians make “stupid ...

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