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Acting General Secretary of the ruling New Patriotic Party, John Boadu, has asked the Police to arrest and prosecute any group of persons caught engaged in vandalizing of state property, since the party has not tasked anyone to do so.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo yesterday submitted names of thirteen nominees to Parliament to be vetted for various ministerial positions. They are his first batch of ministerial nominees. The second list of nominees is expected to be announced today, while the final one will be announced tomorrow.
Some unfortunate cases of vandalism allegedly carried out by supposed members of the New Patriotic Party have been reported all over the country, attracting the type of attention the new government does not find flattering. These destructive acts are shameful and detrimental to the image and philosophy the NPP and President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo espouse.
"We must restore integrity in public life. State coffers are not spoils for the party that wins an election, but resources for the country’s social and economic development."
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has been urged to commit his appointees to signing performance contracts that would ensure that they effectively deliver on their core mandate.
Former Black Stars player Reverend Osei Kofi has incontrovertibly slapped a damning and image-tarnishing allegation on the Ghana Football Association and previous Sports Ministers insisting the FA have been bribing them (Sports Ministers) to tow their line.
Thousands of Ghanaians attended the investiture of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo with the obvious expectation of fulfilling some personal desires. Thus, for 10-year-old Samuel Nii Ayitey Bruce, his motive was to present his handiwork to Ghana’s Fifth President of the Fourth Republic.
Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS), under pressure from shareholders to improve investor returns, said on Tuesday it will consider creating a holding company in what would be the biggest shake-up in its 47-year history.
Four scientists have been awarded the 2016 World Food Prize for enriching sweet potatoes, which resulted in health benefits for millions of people.
The President of the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, has called on political leaders in Ghana to support President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on his mission to govern the country.