DISTORTION OF INDEPENDENCE HISTORY WOULD BE REVERSED – NDC Whip

Deputy Minority Whip and Member of Parliament for Banda Constituency, Hon. Ibrahim Ahmed, has sounded a note of warning to the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government that distortions to Ghana’s Independence history would be reversed when the National Democratic Congress (NDC) assumes power. According to him, the NDC as the only minority party with representation … Continue reading DISTORTION OF INDEPENDENCE HISTORY WOULD BE REVERSED – NDC Whip

Calls to Amend Presidential Office Act to Cap Staffing of Gov’t

A national dialogue is being proposed to amend the Presidential Office Act, Act 463 (1993) to allow the capping of staff of the various arms of government.This, the advocates argued, has arguably become necessary because of current developments in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government and the fear that future governments would increase their staff … Continue reading Calls to Amend Presidential Office Act to Cap Staffing of Gov’t

Minority Cite Oppong Nkrumah for Peddling Lies on Gov’t Size

The capacity of new Minister of Information, Hon. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, to be honest and lay the truth bare even if unpleasant to government has been called into serious question after a failed attempt to address controversy surrounding the Office of Government Machinery (OGM) staff for 2019.The Minister had claimed the 1,614 figure captured in … Continue reading Minority Cite Oppong Nkrumah for Peddling Lies on Gov’t Size

GOV’T URGED TO PURSUE CHINA’S DEVELOPMENT PATH

Members of Parliament have made a passionate call to government to study the development model that the Chinese applied to transform their country, which has made her the pride of world development today. According to the House, it is possible to develop Ghana using indigenous methods as evident by the Chinese infrastructure success story. The … Continue reading GOV’T URGED TO PURSUE CHINA’S DEVELOPMENT PATH

Demand for Fertilizer Increases as a Result of Planting for Food & Jobs – Fertilizer Dealer

A fertilizer dealer in the Ashanti Region, Mr. John Kwabena Owusu has revealed that demand for fertilizer and its associated farm inputs have significantly increased as a result of government’s flagship planting for food and jobs programme. He said over the years, demand normally goes up higher but this year it was significant not only … Continue reading Demand for Fertilizer Increases as a Result of Planting for Food & Jobs – Fertilizer Dealer

The National Cathedral Debate Must Not Divide Us

The tumult created by Government's decision to pull down structures including the residences of judges, the Passport Office and the Scholarship Secretariat and in their place erect a national cathedral doesn't appear to be abating anytime soon. What worries me, however, is the calamitous form this debate is assuming by the rather unfortunate effort to … Continue reading The National Cathedral Debate Must Not Divide Us

MARKET WOMEN HAVE A LOT OF CHALLENGES – UNIWA General Secretary

The General Secretary for Union of Informal Workers Association, Deborah Freeman, has stated that market women in Ghana are facing lot of challenges at their various trading posts but have no one to support them. She stated this at a social dialogue and trade union management practice workshop organized for women in the informal economy … Continue reading MARKET WOMEN HAVE A LOT OF CHALLENGES – UNIWA General Secretary

LOCAL MANUFACTURERS CALL FOR GOV’T SUPPORT

A Manufacturer of gas ovens, stoves, cookers and cylinders has called on the government to consider the contributions of local manufacturers in the private sector and logistically support the industry. The local manufacturing industry has played a vital role in empowering the country's economy but lacks the requisite advocacy and patronage. Ghanaians over the years … Continue reading LOCAL MANUFACTURERS CALL FOR GOV’T SUPPORT