FORMER President Jerry John Rawlings has commended the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), for what he describes as the party’s “consistency” in holding onto it values.
He believes the NPP, unlike the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has been very consistent in living by their principles.
MADAM Sun Baohong, the Chinese Ambassador, yesterday donated items, including desktop computers, printers, UPS and a cheque for 10,000 Ghana cedis, to the office of the Attorney General.
By Daniel NONOR, Flagstaff House
THE PRESIDENT, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has charged newly-appointed ambassadors and high commissioners work closely with the various ministries and agencies to promote Ghana’s commercial interest and to drive private sector investments into the country.
GHANA and Mali have pledged to work towards strengthening the ties of co-operation that exist between them, after the Presidents of the two countries expressed satisfaction with the current state of the relations.
PRESIDENT Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has applauded the leadership and efforts shown by Liberia’s President Ellen Sirleaf
From Daniel NONOR, Flagstaff House, Accra
THE Government of Ghana is to establish a National HIV/AIDS Fund aimed at mobilising resources to provide reliable and adequate funding to the national response to HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, who announced this at the inauguration of a 19-member governing board of the Ghana AIDS Commission at the Flagstaff House in Accra yesterday, said the move had become necessary in
THE former President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Benjamin Mkapa, has congratulated the President Nana Akufo-Addo, on his election to the highest office of the land, and has urged him and the country to continue on the path of democracy, and continue being the ‘Star of Africa’.
- CDD calls it positive sign in democratic excellence
By Daniel NONOR, Accra
IN the spirit of forging national unity for development, the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, yesterday convened a historic meeting with all the three living former Presidents - Jerry John Rawlings, John Agyekum Kufuor and
THE Chairman of the Economic Management Team, Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, and the Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, are leading a government delegation to the IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings being held from April 18–28.
The delegation is made up of officials from the Bank of Ghana, led by the Governor, Dr Ernest Kwamina Yedu Addison; the Chairman of the Finance Committee in Parliament, Dr Mark Assibey Yeboah (MP) and officials from the Finance Ministry.
PRESIDENT Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo yesterday urged the British Airways to upgrade the quality of their services on the Accra-London-Accra route, as the airline prepares to commemorate 80 years of flying into Ghana.
He said that there had been complaints about the quality of the planes on the route the inconvenience of the terminal where they embark and disembark at the Heathrow Airport and general quality of services by the leading airline.
THE National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA) has approved various incentive packages aimed at cushioning trustees and promoting the coverage of the informal sector workers with pension schemes.
The Authority has, therefore, expressed the hope that trustees would leave their comfort zones and enter the informal sector space which covered 85 per cent of the country’s workforce.