THIS death is like one of those scenes in Athenian-theme movies. On the threshold of victory, the opposition cornered, the strategy plays out to finish off a battle believed to be the Lord's.
THE National Democratic Congress (NDC), says it is disappointed that government has rather chosen to set up a task-force to retrieve state assets supposedly being held by individuals, when it has failed to stop members of the NPP, who are already using unlawful means to attack their members in the name of protecting state property.
THE Member of Parliament for Ledzokuku, Dr. Okoe Boye, has called on the leadership of the two main political parties, the New Patriotic Party (NPP) and the National Democratic Congress (NDC), to unite in condemnation of the post-election attacks targeted at state installations. The NPP’s election victory in 2016 was followed by widespread reports of party supporters taking over toll booths, public toilets and other state installations.
PRESIDENT Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has said the African Union’s theme for 2017: ‘Harnessing the demographic dividend through investments in the Youth’ is, essentially, a pact leaders on the continent have made “with both present and future generations to leave them a better legacy than we inherited from our forebears.”
MADAM Otiko Afisah Djabah, the Minister-nominee of Gender, Children and Social Protection, on Monday affirmed government’s commitment to eradicate the menace of head porters, popularly called ‘Kayayee’, in the country.
FIVE Ghanaians, resident in the United States, have sued the Electoral Commission (EC) at the Supreme Court over the non-implementation of the Representation of the People Amendment Act (ROPAA), Act 699.
THE Monitoring and Evaluation Minister-designate, Dr Anthony Akoto Osei, says there will be no conflict between his role and that of the monitoring and evaluation departments at the various ministries.
PRESIDENT Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has called on the new Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, to champion reforms at the UN that would promote and deepen international co-operation.
.Prez orders appointees
By Daniel NONOR, Flagstaff House, Accra
PRESIDENT Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has made the strongest case yet on his government’s commitment to fighting corruption by directing all his appointees and all other public officers to declare their assets as required by law or, in default, forfeit their appointments .