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Gov’t investigating sale of outboard motors under NDC – Minister

The government says it is investigating the sale of outboard motors to fishermen across the country by the Mahama administration. According to officials, evidence shows that the country lost a substantial amount of money from the sale, hence the need for a probe. It has also emerged that most fisher folks who purchased the outboard motors during the previous administration ...

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Jomoro NDC Chairman granted bail in fraud case

The Half Assini Magistrate Court has granted a GHs 500,000.00 bail to Gideon Konibah, the Jomoro Constituency Chairman of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and his accomplice with two sureties to be justified for alleged fraud. Konibah and Augustine Ofori Andoh, Deputy Constituency Secretary of the NDC, are facing a provisional charge of defrauding under false pretense. Their pleas have ...

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Outboard motor distribution not abuse of incumbency – Batidam

Presidential Advisor on corruption, Daniel Batidam, has defended President John Mahama’s decision to distribute outboard motors to fisher folks during his campaign tour of the Western Region in August. The Ghana Integrity Initiative (GII), had accused the President of abusing incumbency and indulging in electoral corruption, for distributing the outboard motors among other items. According to GII, this abuse of ...

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