It's been twelve months since the New Patriotic Party (NPP) took office and just like any other new administration, there have been some downsides and disappointments.
Parliament has approved the 2018 budget and financial policy statement of government, presented by Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, to the House in November 2017.
On 29th November 2017 Mr. Malik Kweku Baako, the Editor-in-Chief of the New Crusading Guide Newspaper, expressed confidence that Mr. Alfred Agbesi Woyome’s latest foray to the Africa Court and the consequential orders from that court to stay the execution of the judgment and orders I obtained against him at the Supreme Court to refund the over GHS51million unconstitutionally paid to him by the previous Government was just a transient irritation – he will vomit the money.
Government is in the process of drafting a bill to be presented to Parliament for the establishment of the Ghana Integrated Aluminium and Bauxite Development Authority, to reflect President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s commitment to establishing an Integrated Aluminium Industry to serve Ghana and Africa.
It has now emerged that Fusieni Hamza, the accounts officer of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) standing trial at the Tamale High Court for allegedly embezzling GH¢310, 909.96 has not been able to account for GH¢2.43 million belonging to the state.
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has reiterated that the Free Senior High School Policy, launched this year, on 12th September, will be sustained and is here to stay.
Minister for Education Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, has reacted to calls for him to apologise to his predecessor Professor Jane Naana Opoku Agyeman following some slanderous statements he made about the latter after her tenure elapsed.
The National Youth Organizer of New Patriotic Party, Samuel Awuku will on Tuesday, November 28th 2017, leave for Arusha Tanzania on an official assignment been facilitated by the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS).