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NPP ingrates don’t answer my calls anymore – Owusu Bempah cries out

Founder of Glorious Word and Power Ministry, Isaac Owusu Bempah says he feels betrayed by some high ranking members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP). According to him, some bigwigs in the NPP have suddenly turned their backs on him after grabbing juicy government appointments. He...

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It’s a ‘limited reshuffle’ but some ministers will lose their jobs – Cabinet member

It is now officially confirmed that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will in few days reshuffle his cabinet ministers for the first time in what the government’s party has termed as a “limited reshuffle” General Secretary of the New Patriotic Party John Boadu who has been...

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Former President Mahama is the personification of hypocrisy

Former President Mahama is the personification of hypocrisy. He rises, usually, to the occasion when an issue demeans him but keeps completely quiet when it affects him adversely. The former president has 'condemned' tribal sentiments expressed by some youth in the northern part of the country...

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CHELSEA DUO TALK TO FEKIR

CHELSEA DUO TALK TO FEKIR Olivier Giroud says he and Eden Hazard have spoken to Nabil Fekirabout the possibility of joining Chelsea and would “welcome him” at the club. The 25-year-old Lyon man looked set to join Liverpool from Lyon earlier this summer before negotiations between the clubs ended. "I spoke to him when we were together...

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Chelsea close on Kepa Arrizabalaga deal as Athletic Bilbao announce release clause has been met

Chelsea close on Kepa Arrizabalaga deal as Athletic Bilbao announce release clause has been met Chelsea are closing on a deal to sign Kepa Athletic Bilbao have announced Kepa Arrizabalaga's £71m buyout clause has been met - bringing his move to Chelsea a step closer. In...

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Sports Paper Talk National Regional

Paper Talk National Regional Paul Pogba wants a £200,000-a-week pay rise to stay at Manchester United. Cardiff will battle Newcastle and two teams from the Sky Bet Championship to sign Bournemouth midfielder Harry Arter. Maurizio Sarri has hinted both Eden Hazard and Ruben Loftus-Cheek will stay...

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What is this “Akyem Caucus” I Keep Hearing of within NPP?

Ever since Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo assumed he mantle of leadership of Ghana, we constantly keep hearing about the “Akyem Caucus” hijacking the presidency. What at all do people imply by the “Akyem Caucus”? Is it all about those of the Akyem background holding the lucrative...

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#Donkomi: Dreams FC duo Sharani Zuberu, Cletus Nombil join Sparta Prague

Czech Republic giants, AC Sparta Prague have embarked on the double signing of Dreams FC’s Zuberu Sharani and Cletus Daho Nombil. This followed the capture another ‘Still Believe’ product, Benjamin Tetteh, who joined from Bohemians 1905. All three deals were sealed in July with the Ghanaian...

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I will no longer hold the position of NDC National Organiser – Kofi Adams

The National Organizer for the National Democratic Party (NDC) Kofi Adams, has said he will not seek re-election for his Position when nominations are opened. Mr. Adams has stated that he has served well in his capacity as the National Organizer and it is time to...

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Cabinet shake-up looms after Boakye Agyarko dismissal

President Akufo-Addo is expected to embark on a massive cabinet reshuffle, which is likely to see a number of prominent ministers and deputy ministers lose their positions. Information gathered by DAILY GUIDE indicates that the President would undertake a shake-up of his government in the coming...

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Partner with us for Free SHS – CHOPSS tells governmentt

The Conference of Heads of Private Second Cycle Schools (CHOPSS) is unhappy with the Government’s absorption of 15 private schools under the Free Senior High School Policy. The Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku-Prempeh revealed on Monday that 15 private schools had been absorbed to improve the...

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Mahama boys play tribal card

Social Democratic Forum, a group affiliated to opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has caused uproar in the party by claiming that plans by former President John Dramani Mahama to lead the party again to the 2020 presidential election are being thwarted from within. They attacked NDC...

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Don’t probe me – Ayariga begs Amidu over tax evasion

Special Prosecutor, Martin A.B.K. Amidu, has revealed that National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Bawku Central and former Environment Minister, Mahama Ayariga, is allegedly blocking attempts by his office to investigate him. The former Attorney General said Mahama Ayariga, whom he described as...

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EOCO invites Menzgold CEO

The Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) has invited the CEO of Menzgold Nana Appiah Mensah over the operations of the gold investment company. The Bank of Ghana (BoG) on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 issued a public notice that it is in discussions with relevant regulatory...

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AMERI deal: Akufo-Addo is the ‘worst culprit’ – Asiedu Nketia

General Secretary of the opposition National Democratic Congress, Johnson Asiedu Nketia, has said that President Akufo-Addo is only using former Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko as a scapegoat to cover up the shame brought on his government and himself. According to him, the President was aware of...

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400 out of 696 schools to operate double track for 7years

Beginning this academic year, all senior high schools (SHSs) are to move from the current trimester system to the semester system, the Minister of Education. Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, has announced. The move, he said, was part of the government's strategy to ensure that no student...

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Hajj Saga: Sack IC Quaye – NPP Chairman

The Northern regional chairman of the New Patriotic Party, Mohammed Baantima Samba, has called for the sack of the chairman of the national Hajj board, Sheikh IC Quaye. Mr. Samba is accusing the board chair of causing “a lot of mess and disaster in the Hajj”...

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I’m the best; I’m running again – Asiedu Nketiah

Johnson Asiedu Nketiah, General Secretary of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has said he will contest for re-election as he remains the best candidate for re-organising the party ahead of the 2020 general elections. Known by his moniker 'General Mosquito', Mr Asiedu Nketiah said...

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Double-track system: ‘Government only experimenting with students’ lives’- Ablakwa

Former Deputy Minister of Education, Okudzeto Ablakwa has rubbished government’s claims that the double-track system will address challenges associated with the free SHS policy. At a press conference on Tuesday, the Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, defended the government’s decision to resort to the...

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NDC Polls: Campaign will be very dirty; party deeply divided – Ephson

Pollster Ben Ephson has said ex-President John Mahama will have a difficult task leading the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) into the 2020 elections if he should contest and win the party’s primaries due to the sharp division within the party. Mr. Ephson’s comments come after...

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NDC Polls: Stop the needless endorsement – Opare Addo to NDC MPs

Aspiring National Youth Organizer of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), George Opare Addo, has condemned some NDC MPs who have declared their support for the 'come back' mission of former President John Mahama. His comment follows a report that 94 minority MPs have endorsed Mahama...

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Agyarko’s 3 deputies must go too – IES

The Institute for Energy Security (IES), an energy think tank, has said President Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo must sack all three deputies of former Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko, over the failed AMERI power renegotiation agreement. Executive Director of the Institute, Paa Kwasi Anamua Sakyi, said in a...

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AMERI Saga: Keep quiet! You caused the mess – Energy expert to NDC minority

An Energy Expert, Kojo Opoku has asked the minority caucus in parliament and members of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), to keep mute over issues regarding the renegotiated AMERI deal and subsequent sacking of the Energy minister, Boakye Agyarko. He said its’s shameful for the...

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I would have dissolved state institutions if they were football clubs – Kusi Boafo

Chief Executive Officer of the Public Sector Reform has said he would have dissolved all public institutions in the country if they were football clubs upon his assumption of office, and buy new players. Mr Thomas Kusi Boafo said he would have replaced them considering the...

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Partnering with private schools for Free SHS requires money – NAPO

The Education Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku-Prempeh has explained that collaborating with private schools to overcome the infrastructure needs at the secondary education level will require more time and money. The government has so far absorbed 15 private secondary schools to help meet the growing secondary education...

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‘Double track system saved government over GHC1bn’ – Minister

The government would have to spend one billion Ghana cedis on Free Senior High School (SHS) policy without the double track system, Minister of Education, Matthew Opoku Prempeh has said. The double track system has met stiff opposition from many who have expressed fears that it...

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Local Government Ministry engages NCCE

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development on Tuesday engaged the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE) on the implementation process of the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) on partisan basis. The engagement was to take the NCCE through the processes...

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Sack Boakye Agyarko’s deputies too – IES urges Nana Addo

The Institute for Energy Security (IES) is calling on President Akufo-Addo to sack all three Deputy Ministers of Energy following the removal of the sector minister, Boakye Agyarko on Monday. According to the IES, the deputies, Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam Anta, William Owuraku Aidoo and Joseph...

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Akufo-Addo should be commended for sacking Energy Minister – Dep. Majority Whip

First Deputy Majority Whip, Matthew Nyindam says President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo ought to be commended for relieving former Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko off his duties following controversies surrounding the Ameri power deal. President Akufo-Addo announced the sacking of Boakye Agyarko on Monday, August 6, after...

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Serve with humility and you will go higher – YEA director tells beneficiaries

The Ashanti Regional Director of the Youth Employment Agency, Mr Nelson Owusu Ansah has advised beneficiaries of the Community Police Assistant (CPA) to serve in their utmost best and humility and they will achieve higher feet. Addressing some 700 beneficiaries last Friday at a graduation ceremony...

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