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February 19, 2018 7:38 AM Specific agency needed to maintain streetlights – Transport c’ttee chair

The Chairman of Parliament’s Roads and Transport Committee, Samuel Ayeh-Paye, says there is the need to have a specific agency that will be responsible for the maintenance of street lights in the country. Although Ghanaians pay for streetlight services, many neighborhoods and highways have malfunctioning streetlights. Residents have often blamed several 88

October 31, 2017 3:44 PM He’s a disgrace, sack him quick – Ghanaians bash Ayisi Boateng

Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa, George Ayisi Boateng’s pledge to prioritize the welfare of New Patriotic Party (NPP) members before considering other Ghanaians, has been met with outrage and calls for his dismissal from some sections of the public. He made these remarks at a ceremony over the weekend to welcome fresh members of the tertiary 204

October 31, 2017 12:41 PM Ayisi-Boateng ‘must jump or be pushed’ over partisan comments – Ablakwa

MP for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, is pushing for Ghana’s High Commissioner to South Africa, Mr George Ayisi-Boateng, to be sacked for disclosing he will put the interests of NPP members before any other Ghanaian. Addressing some members of the Tertiary Students’ Confederacy Network (TESCON) at a ceremony to usher in fresh students of Kumasi 70

July 12, 2017 9:23 AM President presents credentials to 22 new ambassadors

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday presented letters of credence to 22 newly-appointed Ambassadors-designate, including Dr Edward Mahama, a presidential candidate in the 2016 election. Dr Mahama who contested the presidential election of 2016 on the ticket of the People’s National Convention, was presented with credentials as Ghana’s Ambassador-at-Large 48

June 29, 2017 6:30 AM No contaminated fuel on market

He said although BOST sold the product to Movenpinna, the bulk of the product was still “sitting in the BOST tanks. So it has not left the storage of BOST”. “Some quantities have left the storage of BOST and we, using our tracking devices at the NPA, tracked the vehicles all the way to a facility of ZUPOIL and the management of ZUPOIL was very cooperative 87

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 101

March 15, 2017 5:36 PM President Akufo-Addo nominates four ministers, 50 deputy ministers

Accra, March 15, GNA- President Nana Akufo-Addo on Wednesday named four personalities to serve as ministers of state at the presidency and 50 others to deputise at the various ministries. In a communication from the Office of the President addressed to the Speaker of Parliament, President Akufo-Addo pressed the House to approve the nominees. The nominees 22

January 5, 2017 6:03 PM Why Mahama lost the titanic elections woefully and wept bitterly and uncontrollably

For the benefit of my cherished readers and those who have not followed my previous articles in the past 10 years, I have decided to crown the year 2016 with this particular edition to whet the appetite of the vulnerable and the silent majority in society. Fellow Ghanaians and compatriots, what a joy it was that by 03.00 hours of Friday morning, December 63

December 30, 2016 2:11 PM We did a good job – Committee defends salary increase for Article 71 office holders

The Presidential Committee on Emoluments has mounted a strong defence for its recommendation for a 10 percent upward salary adjustment for President John Mahama and other Article 71 office holders. A Labour Economist, Dr William Baah Boateng, who is a member of the committee, told Joy News in an exclusive interview that the recommendations for the salary 20

April 15, 2016 4:17 PM MPs ex-gratia should not all come from national kitty – participants

Stakeholders at a Zonal Consultative forum held in Kumasi on emoluments and salaries of article 71 public office holders, have recommended the setting up of a provident fund into which Members of Parliament (MPs) would cede part of their monthly salaries to serve as their ex-gratia when they are exiting Parliament. They said the present remunerations 18