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NDC directs members to mind comments against Supreme Court

 The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has cautioned its members to desist from making comments "likely to compromise, embarrass or impugn the integrity of the Supreme Court and all other constitutionally mandated bodies which are dully performing their duties.

GAF worried over rising political temperature

The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) say they are ready to do whatever it will take to keep the country in one piece and not allow chaos to reign as Ghana prepares to go to the polls on November 7. 

Supreme Court’s 6-day ultimatum to EC expires today

Charlotte Osei   Nnnn The Supreme Court’s directive asking the Electoral Commission (EC) to produce the list of persons whose names were captured onto the voters’ register using the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) card as proof of Ghanaian citizenship, expires today, June 29. 

PNC urges EC to sue Kennedy Agyapong

 Charlotte Osei New EC BossThe People’s National Convention (PNC) has urged the Electoral Commissioner, Charlotte Osei to institute legal action against the Member of Parliament for the Assin North Constituency over the claim that she exchanged sex for the position.

I became a Muslim at age five - GFA Boss

Muslim KnGFA Chief Kwesi Nyantakyi with some muslim brothers

 After years on controversy on his religious affiliation, the President of the Ghana Football Association has finally opened up on how he became a Muslim.

Ken Agyapong must apologise for ‘insulting’ EC Chair - Oye Lithur

Genderpolicy Oye Lithur The Minister of Gender and Social Protection, Oye Lithur has called on the Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Kennedy Agyapong to apologise for what she describes as insulting comments against the Chairperson of Electoral Commission, Charlotte Osei. 

NPP will not condemn Ken Agyepong for attacking EC boss – Karbo

Kennedy Agyapong Talk Mp Deputy Communications Director of the largest opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) Anthony Abayifa Karbo has said the party will not condemn its eccentric Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Ken Agyepong for insisting that the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC) Charlotte Osei was appointed in exchange for sex.

NPP must condemn Ken Agyapong – Ace Ankomah

Ace Ankomah LawyerPrivate legal practitioner Ace Anan Ankomah has condemned the MP for Assin Central Kennedy Agyapong over his unsavory comments targeted at the personality of the EC chairperson, Charlotte Osei.

Ken Agyapong’s claims make us question how he became MP - Dwamena Aboagye

Angela Dwamena Aboagye1Executive Director of the Ark Foundation has said recent comments by Member of Parliament for Assin North about Chairman of the Electoral Commission casts doubts on how he came to hold the office he occupies.

Breakdown of NHIS card registrants for 7 regions

 Biometric Register FreshA total of 28, 120 people from seven regions who registered with the National Health Insurance cards ahead of the 2012 elections would be submitted to the Supreme Court by the Electoral Commission today.

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I kept wondering what to write today. Then I kept scanning through my thoughts. Then many issues kept running in my mind. To choose to dwell on two major issues may be too boring. Yet, I knew they are still going to be part of our discussions this week because some people wish it so. Then I knew it all feeds into a perception that would eventually result in some established references in the future.

We’ve begun compiling names of NHIS registrants – EC

Charlotte Osei   Nnnn The Electoral Commission (EC) has said it has begun compiling names of all voters who registered with a National Health Insurance Card (NHIS) as proof of identity ahead of the 2012 elections in compliance with a Supreme Court directive. 

Ghana to re-engage UK after EU exit

Hannah Tetteh Foreign Minister Gh Ghana will start processes for bilateral talks with the United Kingdom to renegotiate various agreements following Britain’s exit from the European Union, the West African country’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, Ms Hanna Tetteh has said.

Abu Ramadan, Evans Nimako serving NPP's interest - Kwakye Ofosu

Felix Kwakye Ofosu The two citizens who brought a case before the Supreme Court on the voter's register are doing the bidding of the New Patriotic Party, a Deputy Communications Minister has said.

VOTER, BEWARE

 The legal term, caveat emptor, meaning, buyer beware would pass a stretch at this crucial moment of our national life as we inch closer to elections to mean, voter beware.

216 FACTORIES, THE CRITICAL ASSESSMENT

 It might appear as if the practice of politics cannot be done on the basis of ethics. Ethics are those things that measure the rightness or wrongness of an action, the basis upon which one can classify an act as either ethical or unethical.

Nana stole my ‘1 district, 1 factory’ idea - Akpaloo

Akpaloo Radio Opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo has been accused of stealing the idea of establishing a factory per district from the Independent People’s Party (IPP), its flagbearer Kofi Percival Apaloo has stated.

Car gift: CHRAJ petition will bring clarity – Bagbin

Bagbin Fresh Majority Leader Alban Bagbin has said the decision by the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) to lodge a complaint with the Commission for Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) over President John Mahama’s car gift is their right, but cautioned that they would be expected to provide evidence that the gift amounted to corruption.

NPP’s manifesto theft charge ‘reckless’ – Bagbin

Bagbin Batakari It is “reckless” for the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) to say President John Mahama and the governing National Democratic Congress (NDC) intends stealing its policies and programme for the 2016 elections, thus the delay in its launch, Mr Alban Bagbin, Majority Leader, has said.

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  • Irbard to Manasseh: Apologise for gaffe

    Irbard Ibrahim Security Expert  International Relations and Security Expert, Irbard Ibrahim, has advised Joy FM’s Mannasseh Azure Awuni to render an unqualified apologise to President John Dramani Mahama over false claims he took a bribe, a Ford Expedition SUV, from a Burkinabe businessman in 2012 in exchange for contracts. 

    NACOB begins process to confiscate properties of two drug barons

    Lebron Hotel Nn Processes of confiscating properties belonging to David Kwadwo Anim, the owner of Le Baron Hotel at East Legon in Accra, and his accomplice, Kofi Antwi Nkansah, a businessman, have begun.

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    The past week ended on a sad note amidst the media gang against the president. While some mourn with His Excellency, others were busily prosecuting a well orchestrated scheme intended to chip into the solid character of the president. 

    Former SADA boss Iddi to be surcharged for wasteful expenditure

     Current CEO of SADA, Mr Charles Abugre has been cautioned by PAC that he could be surcharged if he failed to take steps towards retrieving the money

    You can’t block social media – UN tells IGP

     The United Nations (UN) has indicated that it would not endorse any attempts to block social media networks in Ghana during elections.

    Widow of parliamentary aspirant wins Shai Osudoku NDC primary

    Linda Ocloo (left) was still mourning her husband on voting day 

    Komenda Sugar Factory starts bagging on Monday

     The Komenda Sugar factory would start bagging sugar for sale beginning today (Monday), the Central Regional Minister, Mr Kweku Ricketts-Hagan has said.

    President Mahama resumes Gt. Accra ‘accounting’ tour

     President John Dramani Mahama resumes his Accounting to the People tour of the Greater Accra on Tuesday.

    NPP admits: Policy to build factories in all districts not original

    Kwaku Kwarteng Fresh The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has admitted that a policy proposal by its flagbearer to build factories in every district in the country did not originate from the opposition party.

    One factory, one district: NPP copying Mahama – Boamah

    Dr Edward Omane Boamah Comms Min Communications Minister Dr. Omane Boamah has described as laughable NPP flagbearer’s promise to industrialise Ghana by building one factory in each district if he wins the 2016 elections.

    Nana Addo’s 1 district, 1 factory promise “cheap talk” – Bagbin

    Bagbin Fresh The majority leader in Parliament, Alban Bagbin has described the claims by the flagbearer of the opposition New Patriotic Party to build a factory in every district in the country as “empty boast” and “cheap talk.”