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March 17, 2017 12:48 PM KMA decides on Osei Assibey Antwi as Kumasi mayor

Some assembly members in separate media interviews prior to the voting said they will endorse Mr Osei Assibey since they were happy with his nomination. Mr Assibey Antwi, 52 is a native of Kuwawu Wonoo in the Ashanti region. He holds MBA in Marketing and is a certified Member of the Institute of Commercial Management. He worked as an Assistant Inspector 22

March 16, 2017 11:25 AM Minister Explains Tall List

Minister of Information, Mustapha Hamid, says the tall list of people appointed as ministers in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government is part of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s agenda to bring Ghana on the path of economic progress. He explained that the current government is determined to break bounds and achieve its stated goals. “If we do it as business 16

March 16, 2017 9:39 AM 50 Deputy ministers named. 4 Ministers of State also nominated, bringing total to 110

Flt. Lt. J.J. Rawlings started his administration with 83 ministers and ended his second term with 82 ministers; Mr John Agyekum Kufuor started with 88 and ended with 93 ministers; Prof. John Evans Atta Mills had 75 ministers, while Mr John Dramani Mahama had 84 ministers. The nominees for ministers of state are the Member of Parliament (MP) for Dome Kwabenya 84

March 16, 2017 6:04 AM UBA Chairman pledges support for Ghana’s real sectors

The Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu, has assured President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, of his bank’s support for the growth and development of the critical sectors of Ghana’s economy, as government seeks to return the nation back onto the path of progress and prosperity. According to Tonly Elumelu, investor confidence in Ghana 15

March 15, 2017 6:23 PM We never promised a lean government

He said in the view of government, it was not the leanness and bigness of a government that determines its output and its ultimate performance. “I can purport to run a government with 10 ministers and still create an avenue for them to loot our nation, if that is what the Ghanaian people want, or to have a government that is bigger than that but which 5

March 15, 2017 10:26 AM Nana Addo’s ministers now 110

Wednesday 15th March , 2017 2:38 pm President Nana Akufo-Addo now has a total number of 110 people to serve as ministers, ministers of state and deputies in his administration, the highest in the country’s history. Out of the total 110, 20 are Regional Ministers and their Deputies, 40 ministers for various ministries, with 50 deputies. In the President’s 8

March 15, 2017 10:26 AM UBA pledges support for government’s development agenda

Accra, March 14, GNA - The Chairman of United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu, has assured President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, of the Bank’s support for the growth and development of the critical sectors of Ghana’s economy. He said investor confidence in Ghana was rising, following the pro-business and pro-private approach taken by the government 8

March 4, 2017 6:08 PM Prez Akufo-Addo calls for Cuban support to fight malaria

Apart from the production of biolarvicides, the factory, when established, will also produce bio-fertiliser to boost agricultural productivity and create jobs. President Akufo-Addo made the appeal when the Cuban Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Pedro Luis González Despaign, paid a courtesy call on him at the Flagstaff House to congratulate him, on behalf of the Cuban 4

March 3, 2017 7:36 AM Govt initiates major tax cuts to stimulate growth in 2017 Budget

The reliefs are meant to prop up the private sector, which is expected to be the engine of growth to create jobs for the teeming masses of Ghanaians without employment. Laying the budget, which was on the theme: “Sowing the seeds for growth and jobs”, before Parliament on behalf of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, the Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta 26

February 22, 2017 6:02 AM We’ll restore NHIS – Nana Addo

Wednesday 22nd February , 2017 6:00 am President Akufo-Addo says the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS), is in a bad state, promising that his government will work to restore it. In spite of his assertion, he said the scheme remains one of the country’s major interventions to improving access to healthcare. “We have to be healthy if we are to make a success 19