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February 14, 2018 1:24 PM Buhari to grace Ghana’s 61st Independence Day celebrations

Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari will arrive in Ghana on Saturday, March 3, ahead of Ghana’s 61st Independence Day celebrations on March 6. The Nigerian leader accepted an invitation from President Nana Akufo-Addo to be a special guest at the event. Muhammadu Buhari disclosed this when Ghana’s High Commissioner to Nigeria, Rashid Bawa, presented 56

February 13, 2018 6:00 AM Thumbay group of Dubai calls on the first lady

The Thumbay Group of Dubai led by Thumbay Moideen, has paid a courtesy call on the First Lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo, after they signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed with Ghana’s Ministries of Health and Education for the establishment of a Medical University and Teaching Hospital in the Greater Accra Region. Dr. Vinod Abraham indicated 69

February 12, 2018 5:24 PM Elsie Awadzi appointed as BoG 2nd Deputy Governor

President Nana Akufo Addo has appointed Mrs Elsie Awadzi as the Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana. She was until the appointment, a Senior Counsel of the IMF’s Legal Department (Financial and Fiscal Law Unit). She’s worked with in countries such as Japan, South Africa, and the United Kingdom; and has also advised on financial sector reforms 55

February 9, 2018 7:41 AM Nana Addo meets Belgian Queen today

The Queen of Belgium, Her Royal Majesty Queen Mathilde, and the Deputy Prime Minister of Belgium, Alex De Croo, will today [Friday], hold bilateral talks with President Nana Akufo-Addo as part of their three-day visit to Ghana. The Queen and President Akufo-Addo, as Co-Chair of the UN Advocates on Sustainable Development Goals, will proceed to address 60

February 8, 2018 3:13 PM Nana Addo’s 2018 State of the Nation address [Audio]

President Nana Akufo-Addo today [Thursday], February 08, 2018, delivered his second State of the Nation Address to Parliament. The President touted the achievements of the government in stabilizing the economy, implementing the Free SHS and clearing a huge chunk of debts owed by the National Health Insurance Scheme and contractors in the past one year. He also reiterated 68

February 5, 2018 5:50 PM EOCO grills NDC’s Kojo Twum Boafo

A former Executive Secretary of the Free Zones Board, Kojo Twum Boafo, has been interrogated by officials of the Economic Organised Crime Office, [EOCO]. According to Citi News’ Fred Djabanor, Mr. Twum Boafo was interrogated for several hours today [Monday], and was only released after 5:00pm. Mr. Twum Boafo, a known vociferous member of the NDC, was appointed 63

February 2, 2018 8:38 AM Nana Addo leaves Ghana for educational conference in Senegal

The President, Nana Akufo-Addo, has left Ghana for Senegal to attend a global education conference. His attendance is upon the invitation of that country’s president, Macky Sall, and French President, Emmanuel Macron. President Akufo-Addo will be accompanied by the Foreign Affairs Minister, Shirley Ayorkor Botchway, and Education Minister, Matthew Opoku 52

January 31, 2018 6:47 AM Commission on new regions to hold public hearings in B/A

The Commission of Enquiry on the Creation of new regions has announced a timetable for various public hearings scheduled to take place in the Brong Ahafo Region starting from February 6th to 17th February 2018. The public hearing from 6th to 12th February 2018, will only be to discuss the petition for the creation of a new region in the Bono East area. The petition 67

January 25, 2018 2:29 PM Don’t split my kingdom for new region in Volta – Gbi chief

The Paramount Chief of Gbi Traditional State in the Hohoe Municipality of the Volta region, Togbega Gabusu VI has appealed that the move to create a new region out of the existing Volta Region shouldn’t affect the current boundaries of his traditional area. In an interview with Citi News, Togbega Gabusu VI, who expressed his support for the proposals 64

January 21, 2018 3:56 PM Akufo-Addo leaves Ghana for George Weah’s inauguration in Liberia

President Akufo-Addo has left Ghana for Liberia to witness the swearing-in of the West African country’s new president, George Weah, following an invitation by outgoing leader, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. Nana Addo departed on Sunday afternoon and is expected to return on Tuesday, January 23, 2018. The inauguration of George Weah is scheduled to take place 60