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Renegotiate US ‘military base’ deal – Ablakwa dares Nana Addo

Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa

National Democratic Congress [NDC] Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has challenged President Nana Akufo-Addo to renegotiate the Ghana-US defence cooperation agreement that has received widespread criticism from the public. In an open letter to the President, Mr. Ablakwa said the President’s silence on the matter was uncharacteristic of the man known to be very vocal. [contextly_sidebar id=”Bimv3xDugUIvJnVEEqlC8mKQQbDK3Zo6″]“Respectfully, ...

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Manasseh’s ‘clearing agent’ tag of Nana Addo pitiful and baseless [Article]

President Nana Akufo-Addo

Manasseh Azure Awuni, by every stretch of the imagination, has achieved a modicum of fame for his anti-corruption posturing. Notwithstanding the successes he has chalked, as a result, it must also be emphasized that there have been several instances the investigative journalist has misfired. One such case of misfiring, which has led to a massive dent of his credibility and ...

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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. [contextly_sidebar id=”2CTDaDu1zKklc7Z7bdZglNo0kFOGiGCy”]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 ...

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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. [contextly_sidebar id=”yjfDtnXmljGnEZKl9ecuJx2XvJ7ILwfJ”]While addressing the gathering at the commemoration of 25 years since the start of the ...

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