Mr Ambrose Dery, the Minister of the Interior, on Wednesday said the two suspected criminals in Police custody at Asawase in the Ashanti Region, who were shot in an attempt to escape, had been robbing and terrorizing residents of Kumasi.
Dr Emmanuel Kwesi Anning, Director of Academic Affairs and Research at the Kofi Annan International Peacekeeping and Training Centre, has said manifestos of political parties should be made legally binding to ensure that they fulfil their promises.
The Minority Spokesperson on Foreign Affairs is asking Ghana’s president Nana Akufo-Addo to grant an asylum to the resigned Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe. Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa believes Ghana will be the safest haven for the Pan-Africanist who announced his resignation from office Tuesday, after 37 years in power.
Majority and Minority Members of Parliament (MPs) locked horns Tuesday as to the true state of the country's economy as they began the debate on the 2018 budget and economic policy presented to the House by the Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, last Wednesday.
A former Minister under the Mahama administration Inusah Fuseini has stated he is in no way perturbed by threats of prosecution of corrupt past officials.
According to the former Minister for Lands and Natural Resources, each and every appointee “must be responsible for his own actions”.
The Member of Parliament for Assin South Constituency in the Central Region is demanding an unqualified apology from the Conference of Heads of Assisted Senior High Schools (CHASS) over their comments on the release of funds to the various Senior High Schools in the country.
President Nana Akufo-Addo is hopeful that the creation of the Office of the Special Prosecutor will negate the fears of political witch hunts anytime governments try to pursue acts of corruption particularly involving opposition politicians.
Ashanti Regional Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Bernard Antwi Boasiako, popularly known as Chairman Wontumi has described President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo as a 'realistic' leader in Ghana’s political history. According to him, the President who is barely a year old in office is giving the country hope by his good policies and governance.
The Government of Ghana will in 2018 allocate a minimum GHC 2 million to each district in the country for the implementation of its flagship programme "1 District, 1 Factory". Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta revealed this during his presentation of the 2018 Budget Statement and Economic Policy to Parliament on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.