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‘You can disqualify me if’ … – Amidu to Appointments C’ttee

Former Attorney General, Martin Amidu, has said Parliament’s Appointments Committee could disapprove of his nomination as Special Prosecutor if they have reservations. Mr. Amidu threw the challenge while answering a question by Minority Chief Whip, Mubarak Muntaka, on specific functions he played as Chairman of the Public Agreement Board between 1983 and 1993, during his vetting in Parliament today [Tuesday]. ...

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Nomination for VGMAs 2017 to open next week

The organizers of the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards (VGMAs) will on Monday January 9 2017, open nomination to enable artistes in the country submit their works for the award. A statement from Charter House, organizers of the event, said “…organizers of the annual Vodafone Ghana Music Awards Festival would like to announce to musicians, music industry practitioners and members ...

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God is behind approval of my nomination – Oti bless

Member of Parliament for Nkwanta North, John Oti Bless, has welcomed Parliament’s approval of his nomination as deputy Minister for Local Government and Rural Development. The Minority in Parliament had earlier called for the suspension of his approval over comments he made against Chief Justice Georgina Theodora Wood on Accra-based Montie FM in July 2016. Mr. Bless Oti, also the ...

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EC’s vetting of nominations not backed by law – Group

A Civil Rights Organisation, Center for Constitutional Order (CENCORD) has challenged the Electoral Commission’s(EC) power to vet nominations of presidential and parliamentary aspirants for the December polls. A total of 17 presidential aspirants had submitted their forms on the deadline for submission of forms on Friday, September 30. Chairperson of the Electoral Commission, Charlotte Osei, after the exercise, told Citi ...

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