Tag Archives: Nana Akufo Addo

Gov’t to deploy 8,700 CCTV cameras to help fight crime

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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says government will mobilize whatever assistance it can to enable the Police provide the Ghanaian people the kind of service they deserve. According to President Akufo-Addo, the aim of his administration is to strengthen the Police, to make it an honest, disciplined, efficient and robust force, whose emphasis will be on proactive and preventive policing, ...

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Handling of traders around Nana Addo’s home ‘reckless’ – IDEG Boss

The Executive Director of the Institute of Democratic Governance (IDEG), Emmanuel Akwetey, has criticised government’s handling of the eviction of traders around President Nana Akufo-Addo’s Nima residence, describing it as reckless and careless. He also stated that the compensation handed out to the affected persons, that reportedly ranged between GHc 2,000 and GHc 10,000, was inadequate after National Security gave them ...

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Time for Ghana to build on past glories – Nana Addo

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President Nana Akufo-Addo has charged Ghanaians to build on past glories in hope for a better future as Ghana marks 61 years of independence. “On a day such as today, our thoughts invariably stray to the past, but we do not intend to live on past memories. To paraphrase Ephraim Amu in Yen araasaaseni, it is now our turn to ...

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President Akufo-Addo receives ‘Exemplary Leadership Award’

President Akufo-Addo was on Friday, 2nd March 2018, presented with the Exemplary Leadership Award, in recognition of his “courageous and transformative leadership”, “commitment to education” and for his implementation of “people-centred policies.” “May Ghana, under your leadership, be a wonder and an inspiration to the world. May the expectation, as we know it will, of every African man and woman ...

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Elsie Awadzi appointed as BoG 2nd Deputy Governor

President Nana Akufo-Addo has appointed Mrs Elsie Awadzi as the Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana. She replaces Dr. Johnson Asiamah who resigned on January 5, 2018. Mrs Awadzi is an international economic and financial lawyer with a total of 21 years of professional experience working in various capacities in Ghana and outside. She was until the appointment, ...

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#SOTNGhana: Mixed reactions in W/R to Nana Addo’s first year [Audio]

Some Ghanaians in the Western Region have expressed diverging views on the performance of the New Patriotic Party government, thirteen months into their first term in office. Speaking to Citi News’ Obrempong Yaw Ampofo ahead of President Nana Akufo-Addo’s State of the Nation Address in Parliament on Thursday, some of the residents in that stretch of the country demanded more ...

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Africa has resources to fund education – Nana Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says Africa has the resources and capacity to finance access to quality education of its citizens, and also promote the interests of the continent. According to President Akufo-Addo, “We cannot depend on other people to finance the education on our continent. I am saying that not to turn my back or to be ungrateful to ...

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Industrialization key to wealth, job creation – Nana Addo

President Akufo-Addo has reiterated his government’s commitment towards industrializing the country’s economy to enable it to compete on the global stage. According to him, the country will only become prosperous if it invests in industries to add value to the raw materials it produces. While addressing the gathering at the commemoration of 25 years since the start of the country’s ...

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Gov’t to mark 25 years of democratic rule with thanksgiving Service

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) government will on Sunday, January 7, 2018 hold a thanksgiving service at the Independence Square in Accra to mark the Silver Jubilee of the Fourth Republic. The event, which is under the theme “Celebrating the goodness of the Lord” is meant to acknowledge the country’s stable democracy over the past two decades. A circular issued ...

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Nana Addo meets Christian leaders at Flagstaff House [Photos]

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Wednesday, January 3, 2018, met with leaders of the Christian community at the Flagstaff House, Accra, to discuss matters of mutual concern, at a closed-door meeting. In wishing them a Happy New Year, President Akufo-Addo used the two-hour long meeting to explain, amongst other things, Ghana’s recent decision to back ...

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