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February 17, 2018 11:40 AM NAGRAT issues March 31 ultimatum over salary arrears

The National Association of Graduate Teachers (NAGRAT) has given the government up to the end of March to pay the salary arrears and allowances owed its members since 2013. The Association added that it will take a strong decision in protest if the government fails to meet the deadline. “At the end of March, when the issues are not addressed positively 108

January 24, 2018 12:08 PM Auditor-General indicts Ministry of Roads and Highways

The Auditor-General has rejected GH₵592.7 million (GH₵592,745,656.94) out of GH₵1 billion (GH₵1,098,655,518.52) submitted to the Ministry of Finance by the Ministry of Roads and Highways for payment. The Auditor-General’s Report on Liabilities of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) as of December 31, 2016 paints a scary picture of how state funds 116

November 2, 2017 6:05 AM Ghc80m saved from NDC’s Ghc500m fertilizer contract – COCOBOD

The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Cocoa Board, Joseph Boahen Aidoo, has revealed that the new administration has saved the country some Ghc80 million, following the review of a fertilizer and chemical supplies contract of over GHC500 million, awarded by the John Mahama administration shortly before they left office, after losing the 2016 election 119

October 30, 2017 11:58 AM Allowances for 8,000 National Service personnel suspended

Allowances for about 8,000 National Service personnel across the country have been withheld, the National Service Secretariat has announced. A statement signed by the acting Executive Director of the Secretariat, Mustapha Ussif, explained that the suspension of the payment of the September allowances is to allow for investigations into the affected personnel 55

October 30, 2017 11:14 AM Peace Critical For Development

The success of government’s ambitious programmes of social and economic transformation are hinged on its ability to secure the peace and orderly conduct of all citizens and forge unity among all parts of the country, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has observed. He has thus stressed his government’s commitment to ensure the full application of the law to safeguard 83

October 29, 2017 5:02 PM Over 70 being investigated for NSS fraud

At least 79 people are being investigated by police for suspected fraud in the payment of national service personnel allowances. The National Service Secretariat (NSS), in a statement, noted that about 8,000 National Service personnel have had their allowances withheld over the suspected fraud. The NSS explained that “payment of the allowances was delayed 55

October 29, 2017 10:29 AM NSS withholds allowance for 8,000 personnel over suspected fraud

About 8,000 National Service personnel have had their allowances withheld over suspected fraud. The payment of service allowances for September and October, is noted to have delayed, and the National Service Secretariat (NSS), in a statement, explained that this was to ensure a “process of authentication and validation of all national service personnel 62

October 28, 2017 10:30 AM September Allowance For National Service Personnel Paid

The National Service Scheme (NSS) has paid the September allowance of National Service Personnel across the country. A group calling itself Concerned National Service Personnel Association of Ghana, over a week ago threatened to picket the Flagstaff House, if the government fails to pay them their allowances. According to its Convener, William Agbodo 64

October 25, 2017 6:35 AM Stranded students in Russia cry to gov't

About 230 students under a scholarship program in Russia say government has failed to pay their allowances for over 10 months now. Troubling pictures cited by show the thorny conditions these young students have had to endure during their stay in the cold, harsh weather of Russia. According to these stranded students, they are unable to meet up with the standard 55

October 24, 2017 8:14 PM NPP fed NDC polling agents on Election Day – Botchwey C’ttee

The leaked Professor Kwesi Botchwey Committee Report says polling agents of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) were fed by the then opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) on Election Day. The 455-page report observed that the polling agents employed to protect the integrity of the exercise were left hungry, with no party executive readily available 44