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July 25, 2018 3:03 PM Ghana EC must get back to work – outgoing US Ambassador

Mr. Robert Porter Jackson, outgoing Ambassador of the United States of America to Ghana said the country must work towards getting the Electoral Commission (EC) back in position to play its role as a neutral arbiter in the next elections. He said the EC had been largely paralysed by the impeachment process against the former Chairperson and needed to get back to work. Interacting 293

February 18, 2018 10:57 AM ‘Old age’ won’t stop Amidu from performing – Casley Hayford

Anti-corruption crusader Sydney Casley Hayford has dismissed concerns that Special Prosecutor nominee Martin Amidu might be too old to head the new Office. Former deputy Attorney General, Dominic Ayine, has filed a suit at the Supreme Court challenging 66-year-old Amidu’s nomination for the post arguing that he had exceeded the maximum age of retirement 47

February 15, 2018 6:31 AM Retirement at 60 too early, increase to 70 – Prof. Asare

A constitutional Lawyer and Law Lecturer, Professor Kwaku Asare, is advocating for a uniform retirement age of 70. His proposal follows the lawsuit challenging the nomination of Martin Amidu as the Special Prosecutor because of his age. Speaking on Eyewitness News, Prof. Asare observed that the constitution provided for “too many retirement ages” depending 68

January 23, 2018 7:22 AM Neil Diamond retires from touring after Parkinson’s diagnosis

Singer Neil Diamond has announced he will retire from touring, after a recent diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease. Diamond, who turns 77 on Wednesday, cancelled his March tour dates for Australia and New Zealand on medical advice. In a statement, he said he took the decision “with great reluctance and disappointment”. “I have been so honoured to bring my shows 77

November 1, 2017 4:43 PM Virtual Farmers programme for formal sector workers launched

Workers in the formal sector, who are desirous of venturing into farming, now have the opportunity to do so with the launch of the Virtual Farmer programme. ICT solutions provider, UCL Ghana Limited and Israeli-based Oz Agribusiness Projects & Investments Ltd (OAPI) launched the programme in support of government’s Planting for Food and Jobs programme 80

October 27, 2017 3:07 PM Acting CID boss Tiwaa Addo-Danquah promoted to DCOP

The acting Director General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service, Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah has been promoted to the rank of Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP). The current Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP), who was the Deputy Director of CID was made to act as Director General last week when the substantive 89

October 27, 2017 12:57 PM CID boss promoted to DCOP

The Police Council has approved the promotion of the acting Director General of the CID Mrs Maame Yaa Tiwaa Addo-Danquah. Mrs Addo-Danquah who is an Assistant Commissioner of Police will from November 1, 2017 become a Deputy Commissioner of Police. She has been working in an acting capacity since her boss COP Bright Oduro was ordered a week ago to proceed 73

October 25, 2017 10:35 PM As G.O.P. Bends Toward Trump, Critics Either Give In or Give Up

Mr. Straus’s dash for the exits followed the retirement announcements of Mr. Flake, Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee and Representatives Ileana Ros-Lehtinen of Florida, Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania, Pat Tiberi of Ohio and Dave Reichert of Washington State — all members of the Republican establishment. Many of those who remain will have to accommodate 178

October 25, 2017 7:17 PM Don’t get scared of retirement – Public Service Commission

Dr Lawrence A. Kannae, Vice Chairman of the Public Service Commission on Wednesday said the Commission is urgently considering the running of programmes to ensure that employees get adequate knowledge on retirement policies in the public service. Dr Kannae, said some employees always expressed fears when they were due for retirement blaming that on lack of preparedness 35

October 22, 2017 11:00 AM I don’t believe NPP gurus are behind CID Boss’ dismissal

A leading member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has said that he does not believe gurus in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) are behind the dismissal of immediate past Director General of the Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Inusah Fuseini, who is the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tamale Central in the Northern Region, noted that there 43