Are you using all the money Mahama was ‘sitting’ on to fund Free SHS? – Akufo Addo queried

General News of Tuesday, 12 November 2019


Some Ghanains believe the president is using the free SHS policy as defense to all their concernsSome Ghanains consider the president is using the free SHS plan as protection to all their worries

Three a long time soon after Ghanaians elected candidate Nana Addo Dankwah Akufo-Addo as president of the region, some citizens are demanding for answers to a assertion they say gained him some additional votes in the December 2016 elections.

Top the flock is previous president John Mahama who whiles addressing some traders in the Volta Region previous week, asked his successor where the revenue explained he was sitting is.

Some Ghanaians who spoke to Ghanaweb now October 11, 2019, on the reflection of the president’s statement in their existing financial issue experienced different opinions to share.

Some say they firmly imagine the president has essentially delivered.

“The funds has manifested in a great deal of approaches and we are witnesses to it. Some of it is becoming pushed into the Totally free SHS coverage. Ghanaians are no additional hungry.” A trader advised Ghanaweb.

For some others, the use of the No cost SHS plan as a defence to their worries of financial hardship is a single that has just been overused. They say over and above the Free of charge SHS policy they are but to see something else that justifies the president’s statement in 2016 and his capacity to show it.

“If the president will say he demands an additional time period to make the revenue manifest I will comprehend him but as it stands now I am but to see nearly anything that proves him suitable. For us the ordinary citizens beside the Absolutely free SHS we are however to see any other substantial effects our life has had below his tenure.” A different trader expressed.

Other individuals who also use Nana Addo’s assertion to measure their financial situation among now and the Mahama administration, explained issues have gone from undesirable to worse for them.

“He explained to us we had been sitting on revenue but we are hungry, given that he came it has been worse than prior to, for the reason that back then we use to get fuel all GHC25.” A driver advised Ghanaweb.

In November 2016, through the peak of the marketing period, then applicant Akufo Addo explained the people of ought to not be permitted to starve whiles the place is sitting down on wealth.

In his assertion, the many purely natural resources that abound in the place ought to be adequate to guarantee a great financial daily life for every .

He blamed then president John Mahama and his for govt for using Ghana’s resources to enrich on their own at the cost of the electorates.

To a lot of Ghanaians, that assertion by Nana Addo performed a substantial position in successful their hearts and votes.

With previous president Mahama already urgent the reminder base of Ghanaians, it will not be incorrect to predict that an analysis of the president’s effectiveness centered on his assertion in November 2016 will affect the option of the electorate on who wins the presidential race in 2020.

Akufo-Addo appoints 3 new Supreme Court Judges

The , Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has appointed 3 new Justices to the Court docket following the retirement of some long-serving justices.

Pursuant to his powers shown in Report 144 (2) of the Constitution, the President has appointed Mariama Owusu, Lovelace Johnson and Gertrude Torkonoo JSC.

The appointment is following the advice of the Council of Condition and subject matter to parliament’s acceptance.

Source: Zoure

Akufo-Addo’s massive development only a tip of the iceberg – Bawumia hints Ghanaians of MORE

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has reported President -Addo’s massuve flagship projects and packages carried out so significantly from Absolutely free SHS to PFJ etc are only the suggestion of an as significantly far more is coming.

He observed that the produced push of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is unparalleled and that only propagandists are refusing to attest to this truth.

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The president in his check out has by much formulated the North
East Location of than the erstwhile Nationwide Democratic Congress led by
John Dramani Mahama arguing that the data are accessible to display with extra
developmental jobs to come.

“No federal government has created Mamprugu than President Nana
Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s authorities. Anybody who refuse to attest to this fact
is not becoming truthful…no federal government! We can make public the tasks for
absolutely everyone to see. The development is coming and there is much more coming”, he
disclosed at the maiden Regional Damba Pageant past weekend.

 He certain residents of
the North East Location that the progress promised by President Nana Addo
Dankwa Akufo-Addo is not a mirage and urged them not to be swayed by the
propaganda of the opposition.

In accordance to him, the  little
that has been witnessed because January 7, 2017 is just a tip of the inceberg and
that the important a single is on its way calling on them to maintain hope with the New
Patriotic Occasion (NPP) administration that sees enhancement as its key aim.

Dr Bawumia named for concerted initiatives from all stakeholders in
the area which is coincidentally his house area to foster the needed

second gentleman of the nation observed that growth is a shared
obligation reiterating government’s motivation to championed projects aimed
at opening up the newly established area to provide careers for the teeming youth.

“Development is coming”, he reported stressing “let us perform collectively to provide development”

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enumerated a selection of tasks being embarked on by the present-day administration
in the area indicating this was just a tip of the iceberg promising additional as
the calendar year inches to a near and future 12 months together with roads, school buildings
among some others. Zoure/2019

Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire cocoa partnership yielding dividends – Akufo-Addo

Business enterprise News of Tuesday, 12 November 2019


President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-AddoPresident Nana Addo Dankwa -Addo

The strategic partnership entered into concerning Cote d’Ivoire and has started yielding dividends in cocoa creation and internet marketing plan, President Nana Akufo-Addo has mentioned.

A residing income differential of 400 dollars for every tonne will be paid to farmers for all categories of cocoa beans from Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire for the 2020/2021 crop year when implementation of the new value system commences.

Under that, cocoa from the two international locations will be sold 2,600 bucks for each tonne.

This plan, Nana Akufo-Addo reported, has discovered assist even from significant chocolate producers like Mars, who realize the will need to make the cocoa industry sustainable.

He produced this known at the African Financial commitment Forum’s “Invest in Africa’s Space” celebration, on Monday when a query was posed to him.

With Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire liable for 65% of the world’s output of cocoa, and with the world chocolate field well worth some 100 billion pounds, he noted that it is not suitable that the farmers, whose really hard perform and toil is liable for increasing the cocoa, get only 6 billion bucks for their exertion.

“Very fortuitously for me, the chief, Alassane Ouattara, had the exact same level of see as myself. We identified out that we have a mutual evaluation of what was the actuality, and the require for us to do a thing about the truth,” he claimed.

He continued, “As a end result of talks in Abidjan and in Accra, we arrived to a mutual being familiar with as to what we needed to do, which was fuse the creation and promoting policies of our two nations around the world, COCOBOD and Conseil du Café-Cacao. They are insisting that, in foreseeable future, we will enter the industry at a selected fundamental ground price tag, and maintain that price, and, then, out of it, uncover the opportunity to boost the earnings of our farmers.”

The President advised the collecting that the two nations around the world now have an possibility to shell out their farmers a 400 pounds bonus, identified as the Living Profits Differential for each tonne, and improving the incomes of their cocoa farmers so that they get a lot more out of this $100 billion sector.

President Akufo-Addo thanked the African Enhancement Financial institution, which is supporting Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire to enhance their infrastructure in the cocoa field, by aiding secure increased capability for warehousing, boost processing of the uncooked materials, and, thus, be in a position to take part in the larger end of the worth chain.

“The stop result of all of this will be a appreciable improvement of the incomes of our cocoa farmers, and, fortunately, the far more progressive features of the earth marketplace have witnessed the value of the coverage. Mars, the US firm which is a person of the biggest gamers of the marketplace, have occur out overtly to assist the policy that Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire have progressed alongside one another, indicating it is the way to guarantee a sustainable field,” he additional.

‘Akufo-Addo’s ambulances’ to be distributed in 2020

Basic Information of Tuesday, 12 November 2019


Minister for Special Development Initiative, Mavis Hawa KoomsonMinister for Special Improvement Initiative, Mavis Hawa Koomson

Authorities has made the decision to distribute all 275 in January 2020, Minister for Distinctive Advancement Initiative, Mavis Hawa Koomson has stated.

The explanation, she defined, is to make sure a truthful distribution of the ambulances across all 275 constituencies in the region.

The to start with 48 ambulances, which arrived months ago are parked at the forecourt of the Parliament Home in Accra.

Quite a few, including Associates of Parliament, have questioned the hold off in the distribution of the ambulances which are in short source in health and fitness centres across the region.

At present, there are a lot less than 100 functional ambulances working in some parts of the nation and it has pressured numerous individuals to vacation resort to the use of either business or personal motor vehicles as ambulances to express hurt or sick persons to hospitals during an crisis.

The arrival of about 48 ambulances as promised by the Akufo-Addo federal government introduced some respite to citizens but the hold off in distribution is creating some panic.

Nevertheless, Hon. Hawa Koomson on Asempa FM’s Ekosii Sen programme, Monday explained there is no result in for alarm.

She described that they are correcting monitoring products in the autos to guarantee it is made use of for its supposed function.

The Unique Initiative additional that there are arrangements with the brands to also set up a routine maintenance and spare elements device in Ghana to deal with mechanical faults once they occur.

She disclosed that they are predicted to choose delivery of 300 ambulances just before the stop of the year to raise the functions of the National Ambulance Provider and assist increase unexpected emergency health care in Ghana.

Audio: ‘Akufo-Addo’s ambulances’ to be distributed in 2020

Minister of Exclusive Progress Initiative, Mavis Hawa Koomson

Govt has resolved to distribute all 275 on January 2020, Minister for Minister for Particular Growth Initiative, Hon. Mavis Hawa Koomson has stated.

The explanation, she described, is to ensure a reasonable distribution of the ambulances across all 275 constituencies in the state.

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The to start with 48 ambulances, which arrived months in the past, are parked at the forecourt of the Parliament House in Accra.

Numerous, including Associates of Parliament, have questioned the hold off in the distribution of the ambulances which are in quick supply in overall health centres throughout the place.

At this time, there are a lot less than 100 practical ambulances functioning in some parts of the state and it has compelled many people to vacation resort to the use of both industrial or non-public cars as ambulances to convey injured or ill folks to hospitals throughout crisis.

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The arrival of about 48 ambulances as promised by the Akufo-Addo governing administration introduced some respite to citizens but the delay in distribution is resulting in some stress.

Even so, Hon. Hawa Koomson on Asempa FM’s Ekosii Sen programme, Monday stated there is no lead to for alarm.

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She described that, they are fixing tracking gadgets in the vehicles to ensure it is used for its meant objective.

The Exclusive Enhancement Initiative additional that, there are arrangements with the makers to also established up a routine maintenance and spare parts device in to deal with mechanical faults when they manifest.

She disclosed that they are anticipated to get supply of 300 ambulances ahead of the close of the year to enhance the operations of the Nationwide Ambulance Assistance and enable strengthen emergency health care in Ghana.

We Turned Around Poor Economic Fundamentals In Less Than 3 Years – Akufo-Addo

President Nana -Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, claims his government has succeeded in turning all-around the fundamentals of ’s financial state, which he inherited from the Mahama administration, guaranteeing that, now, all the fundamentals are pointing in the ideal path.

In accordance to President Akufo-Addo, “we inherited a circumstance with a big fiscal deficit, which has been turned all around now significant imbalances in the way in which our overall economy was staying operate have also been turned close to a 15.4% inflation is currently at 7.6%, the most affordable in two decades. These are the making blocks for us.”

The penalties of this turnaround, he stated, have been that, “in these three , we have experienced 1 of the swiftest rising economies not just on the continent, but also in the world, with this yr being a 7.6% expansion. It has been reliable in excess of these last three yrs.”

The President designed this known on Monday, 11th November, 2019, when he spoke, as element of a panel including President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa and President Paul Kagame of Rwanda, at the African Financial investment Forum’s “Invest in Africa’s Space” celebration, at this time ongoing in Johannesburg, South Africa. 

Reiterating his perseverance to preserve fiscal willpower, in the management of Ghana’s general public finances, President Akufo-Addo mentioned that “this has been our key goal, and so far so excellent we are knowing this.”

In spite of 2020 staying an election yr, which in subsequent yrs has been characterised by abnormal budgetary overruns, the President instructed the Forum designed up of traders from throughout the globe that “we are resisting the temptation, in an election calendar year, to change on the tap, hoping that the perform we have finished will take us by, without possessing to do that.”

Touching on the improvement of infrastructure on the continent and in Ghana, he mentioned that his Govt is having to pay a large amount of attention to the growth of the country’s streets, railways, and airport infrastructure.

“In fact, past year, an vital initiative introduced, which is bearing fruit, is the Accra SkyTrain venture in which South African buyers are using a very keen interest. We are hoping that we would be capable to progress that notion this 12 months,” he claimed.

The President extra that the transformation of agriculture is one his govt has been concentrated on considering that assuming workplace in January 2017, resulting in the establishment of the programme for Planting for Food and Jobs, which has found a revival of agriculture.

“Planting for Food items and Positions has verified to be a stunning achievements. Very first of all, in the way it is addressing the availability of food stuffs. We are now in the place, for the 1st time in above a decade, of exporting meals stuffs to our neighbours. We are extremely keen in building private sector interest, for the reason that Ghanaian agriculture is largely smallholder,” he extra.

On the exploitation of Ghana’s sizeable mineral assets, President Akufo-Addo instructed the collecting that Ghana is eager on incorporating worth to these methods, and desisting from exporting them in their uncooked type, incorporating that “we are now trying to forge the procedures to make it feasible for these to be the topics of investments.” 

Akufo-Addo Want Local Content In Media Programmes

Akufo-Addo has termed for the require to have local in media in Ghana as a make a difference of regulation, to preserve the prosperous Ghanaian tradition.

The President explained the foreseeable future of tourism rested in the wealthy society of the region and it was crucial for the media to encourage that lifestyle in a effectively-packaged method to draw in investments for the progress of the economy.

In a speech examine on his behalf at the opening of the 2019 version of the National Pageant of Arts and Culture (NAFAC), by the Senior Minister, Mr Yaw Osafo-Marfo, the President claimed the Ghanaian tradition was as related as at any time, in nationwide enhancement and need to be promoted at all value.

He explained “we cannot keep on to be displaying overseas telenovelas, cultures and programmes that teach our children nothing on our national tv, whiles our unique tradition goes unnoticed”.

The President observed that there was so considerably potential in the Ghanaian society with the exclusive aspect of variety, to educate our youngsters to be liable and produce work, livelihoods and the desired positions for our youth.

In that way, President Akufo-Addo indicated that NAFAC 2019 was premised on concrete achievements really worth celebrating and not just an common funfair, disclosing that with economical guidance from Japan, about 3,000 youth experienced benefited from pilot teaching programmes in tradition and resourceful arts.

He observed that as contained in the 2016 NPP manifesto, government would progressively pursue the of Regional theatres mentioning the completion of some excellent cultural infrastructure including people in the Japanese and Ashanti locations and ideas ended up underway to finish the relaxation.

He discussed that governing administration was fashioning out techniques to build a Neighborhood Youth Cultural Centre and Craft Village at Kanda, Accra, by way of the private sector to deliver appropriate marketing and advertising avenues for artwork and craft producers and sellers.

He mentioned government was also spearheading the Maritime travel tourism and investments undertaking to open up up the doors of Ghana to international investment decision in tourism, culture and artistic arts to make careers, wealth and market common craftsmanship.

Nana Kwebu Ewusi, Paramount Main of Abeadzi Classic space, in the Central Region and Vice President of the Countrywide Property of Chiefs referred to as for the improvement of society schooling in faculties, indicating, “Science and Know-how are only helpful when embedded in the society of the people”.

He stated the Commission on National Society was not very well resourced to undertake the purpose and urged authorities to fortify all appropriate establishments mandated to maintain and build Ghana’s society to enhance the economy.

Nana Ewusi, termed on all to use the competition to improve the popular bonding as a individuals even in diversity and appealed to politicians to eschew politics of insults, divisions and identify-contacting ahead of the 2020 standard elections.

Daasebre Professor Oti Boateng, Omanhene of New Juaben Common Spot, explained Ghana was not economically unbiased and consequently need to unite as men and women even in diversity to obtain the Ghana Past Help, which seeks to make Ghana a self-dependent economy.

The 7-day NAFAC underway in Koforidua is on the topic: “Empowering the Youth by means of Culture, Tourism and Artistic Arts for Work and Wealth creation”.


Akufo-Addo appointing ‘only 50’ relatives out of 4000 slots is never nepotism – IMANI’s Bentil to NDC

Vice of Imagine tank Africa, Kofi Bentil has
explained President Akufo-Addo appointing “only 50’ relatives and buddies out of a
whole of 4000 appointees can not be called nepotism by the opposition Nationwide
Democratic Congress (NDC).

According to Bentil, who has considering that been roasted by social
media customers, Akufo-Addo appointing 50 household and pals into government is
only about 1 per cent of the entire appointments the president has created so far
and therefore sees no motive why nepotism must appear in.

The Vice President of the consider tank was speaking on recent
affairs method NewsFile monitored by

He was reacting to a assertion put forth by the opposition
Nationwide Democratic Congress that relatives and ‘entire nuclear family’ of
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo are serving in his administration.

At a press convention on Tuesday, the Nationwide
Communications Officer, Gyamfi mentioned 51 names he said pointed to
“classic and unprecedented” nepotism within just the Akufo-Addo federal government. According
to Sammy Gyamfi, Nana Akufo-Addo vowed to eschew nepotism and cronyism in his
govt but has carried out otherwise.

“I will not operate a household and friends’ federal government,” he
quoted the then NPP Presidential prospect. The NDC outlined 51 immediate kin
of the president they assert are serving in federal government together with one of the “ex
lover of Akufo-Addo” Ghana’s Ambassador to the Czech Republic, Madam Virginia

Akufo-Addo not

Speaking on newsfile, Kofi Bentil warned that no one particular can say that president Akufo-Addo is nepotistic.

“No objective verify, test or analysis will display that this govt is nepotistic. None!” he explained on Newsfile Saturday.

“If you consider even 4000 as the appointees and there is the 50, which is like 1 per cent or anything like that.  No objective take a look at will display that Akufo-Addo is nepotistic. Absolutely none!”

Kofi Bentil has due to the fact occur underneath fireplace for what social media consumers say is his “hypocrisy” as he was just one of the people who accused previous President John of nepotism about regular regional appointments from the a few northern Areas.

Resource: Zoure/2019

I have more qualified relatives – Mahama fires Akufo-Addo

Previous and flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) John Dramani has argued that the New Patriotic Celebration(NPP) authorities can not describe away the nepotism cost levelled towards it by stating that the appointed kinfolk of the are experienced since he experienced more competent relations but never did exact.

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For the  qualification
of the family of the President was immaterial when he was President and the
exact same typical should hold for President -Addo and his New Patriotic Occasion(NPP)
governing administration.

“The matter is in politics, be cautious what you say because tomorrow, it will appear to haunt you, And that’s just what’s haunting them. [They shouted] family members and pals governing administration! When it wasn’t accurate. Now currently, kin in all places! And when you increase it, nepotism, they explain to you: ” No, no, it doesn’t issue if it is the person’s relative it is dependent on whether or not they are experienced. No matter whether they are skilled? Who does not have certified kinfolk? I have diploma holders and PhD holders in my spouse and children. And which is what I reported in Bolga: if it was finding skilled family members, oh! A lot, I have a good deal,” he pointed put in a speech at a the latest event coated by

The NDC, as aspect of its Moment of Reality Series accused the President
of packing his govt with as quite a few as 51 kinfolk in his government,
declaring the NPP as the most nepotistic federal government in Ghana’s history.

But the NPP, in a swift rebuttal, discussed that even even though
some of the family members named have no government positions, all other folks cited are
certified to provide as appointed by the President.

This explanation, John Mahama, finds unacceptable given that it is a diverse rule for the present President as opposed to when he was President when the qualification of relatives did not make a difference.

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“Then lean governing administration. Lean authorities! When you
appoint and they are as well quite a few, they say oh, it is not the quantity but it is
the high quality. So who is judging the high-quality? You? You know, but it’s not very good
for our company governance. Due to the fact you do not modify the regulations relying on
who is in electricity. Ghana belongs to all of us. Whoever is President, whoever
varieties authorities, we ought to hold them to the very same normal of accountability. And
civil society organizations have absent silent? Far more modern society has gone silent?”
He puzzled. Zoure/2019

Stability, dev’t are highlights of your govt – China Vice Premier praises Akufo-Addo

General Information of Monday, 11 November 2019


President Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo and Chinese Vice Premier, Sun ChunlanPresident Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo and Chinese Vice Leading, Sun Chunlan

’s Vice Leading, Solar Chunlan, has applauded the security of the Ghanaian financial system and development having area below President Addo Danquah Akufo-Addo governing administration.

Having to pay a courtesy simply call on the President at Jubilee House on Sunday, Solar Chunlan stated that “under your management, the Ghanaian federal government is urgent ahead with reforms, the expansion of the overall economy, and the advancement of people’s lives”.

She ongoing, “stability and advancement have develop into the happy of your govt. As your correct and sincere pals, China feels pretty joyful to see the achievements you have built, and desire your state even bigger achievements in nationwide advancement.”

Solar Chunlan indicated that the function of her take a look at to Ghana is to see to the implementation and results of the agreements attained among Chinese President, Xi Jinping and President Akufo-Addo, at the 3rd Summit of the Discussion board on China-Africa Co-operation (FOCAC), held in Beijing in 2018.

“This will deepen the simple connection between Ghana and China and get the romance amongst our two countries to new heights,” she noted.

She expressed the gratitude of the government and people and China for the contribution of Ghana to the development and progress of China.

With Ghana and China celebrating 60 a long time of bilateral relations in 2020, the Chinese Premier was hopeful that the helpful relations concerning the two countries, which have been solid by Chairman Mao Zedong and Kwame Nkrumah, will keep on to stand the check of time, and remain solid for several far more several .

On his portion, President Akufo-Addo mentioned China is Ghana’s largest trading partner and additional acknowledged the assistance of China in the developmental initiatives that are getting carried out in the region.

In accordance to the President, the $2 billion Sinohydro deal, which will see the development of a selection of infrastructural jobs in Ghana, is his main priority, introducing that “it is really encouraging that the initiatives are now going to go forward.”

The initial section of the Sinohydro Grasp Job Assistance Settlement will commence on Monday, November 18, 2019.

The initial 4 assignments beneath the offer include things like, Tamale Interchange, Prestea and Cape Coast Interior City Roads, the enhance of chosen feeder roadways in the Ashanti and Western Regions, and the Hohoe-Jasikan-Dodo Papesu roads have been accepted by Sinosure.

President Akufo-Addo was hopeful that the remaining 6 projects, in particular the building of Accra Internal Metropolis Roads, at present below analysis by Sinosure, would be permitted expeditiously, hopefully by the conclusion of the year, for function to begin in earnest.

“So, we are on the lookout forward to prosecuting the relationship amongst our two nations, and it is in that context that we are extremely content to have you in this article with us”, he said.

You said Ghana was sitting on money, where’s it? – Mahama to Akufo-Addo

Normal News of Sunday, 10 November 2019


Former President John MahamaFormer John

Former President John Mahama has lamented what he describes as hardships in the financial system.

In accordance to him, traders and other company individuals are informed that they make less money now than they utilized to do under him as President.

“You are promoting oysters, shrimps and so lots of other items. No one needs to appear and tell you that the financial state is not performing very well. Everyone offering some thing currently can see that they building fewer income than they utilised to do in the earlier and that is mainly because occasions are tough. Individuals arrived and told us that the cash is there, that we had been sitting down on income but still hungry.

“Today the Finance Minister tells us that absolutely everyone is aware that is broke. The NPP president in 2016 explained to us we are sitting on funds but nevertheless hungry, so why is the Finance Minister stating is broke?” he questioned whilst addressin some sector girls in Sogakpe in the Volta Region.

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia even though operating mate to President Akufo-Addo regularly claimed in his general public lectures that the Ghanaian economy was wealthy but unable to replicate in the lives of Ghanaians for the reason that of the bad overall performance of the Mahama administration.

Akufo-Addo Fulfilling All Campaign Promises – Kamal-Deen

Akufo-Addo Fulfilling All Campaign Promises – Kamal-Deen

A Deputy Communications Director of the governing New Patriotic Bash (NPP) Kamal-Deen Abdulai, has mentioned President Akufo- Addo is dedicated to satisfying the 2016 campaign claims.

He stated that the Nana Akufo-Addo-led administration had begun fulfilling its campaign guarantees, and will satisfy each one promise he manufactured on the marketing campaign trail in the spherical-up to the 2016 elections.

Talking in an interview with Lawyer Ohene Gyan on ‘Pae Mu Ka’ on Accra based Kingdom FM 107.7,Kamal-deen reported “When we arrived into business office, we were achieved with substantial money owed and no dollars, it is for this purpose that we set in location the ideal measures to fortify our financial procedure, we have commenced projects and I have assurance in Akufo- Addo to satisfy all the promises. The development and advancement we promised the citizenry will be fulfilled.”

Mr. Kamal-Deen requested to disregard pessimistic comments by the NDC due to the fact to him, “since they established a mess, they consider no person can take care of the problems”.

The NPP campaigned on a quantity of ambitious promises prior to the 2016 polls.

They bundled the One district a person manufacturing unit plan, 1 village one particular day system and the Free of charge SHS plan which is at the moment getting rolled out.

He claimed knowledgeable of the mess which they left guiding, the NDC held a press meeting just immediately after a few months of shedding ability and told the full planet that it would be difficult for NPP to govern the state.

But critics of the authorities have questioned why for illustration, no manufacturing unit has been built, no dam has been produced, right after extra than a calendar year in electric power.

He said Ghana is at present just one of the quickest-growing economies in the globe, introducing that the impression of the federal government is staying felt throughout the place.

Even so, he pressured that the govt will continue on to implement insurance policies that would increase the livelihoods of just about every .

Akufo-Addo Sleeps At Meetings Then Signs Contracts Without Knowing What they Contain- He Has to Go – Blakk Rasta Fires

Blakk Rasta has fired Nana Addo Dankwa -Addo, arguing he’s too outdated to be the leader of .

In accordance to him, the President is much too aged which is why he sleeps at conferences then finishes up signing that do not reward the nation.

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“You have 75-year-old person -15 decades past his retirement age- and he is actively engaged in the running of the affairs of a total place of more than 30million people. These kinds of an aged male goes to a operate, he flies on a chartered flight all the way to Russia, he couldn’t slumber in his business enterprise class on his way to Russia. Now taxpayers are paying for this,” Blakk Rasta complained.

He extra: “You get there in Russia and you get caught dozing although they are looking through policies and all that. You will wake up and indicator contracts that you did not listen to everything about since you ended up fast asleep. And you want me to smile and clap and say that I have the most handsome president in the place?”

Resource: GhanaCelebrities.Com

President Akufo Addo Rushed To Hospital


HE Nana Addo Darkwa Akufo-Addo

Nana Addo Darkwa Akufo-Addo has been reportedly rushed to Nyaho Clinical Centre, a health care facility in Accra over his wellness ailment.

In a quick trending movie this news portal has attained three cars believed to be presidential cars and trucks with 1 embellished with the Ghana flag and the country’s coat of arm could be viewed heading to the Airport Household Region based clinic.

In addition police dispatch riders could be viewed the facility giving the needed security the president wants.

A number of reports have stated the President’s situation was stable but there has been no official term from the clinic.

The presidency is yet to make any official assertion about the President’s health.

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Ghanaian, Ivorian cocoa farmers to be paid $400 per Tonnes from 2021 – Akufo-Addo

Business News of Thursday, 7 November 2019


President Akufo-AddoPresident Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has hinted that beginning from the 2021 crop season of cocoa production in and Ivory Coast, farmers in the two respective countries will be paid a Living Income Differencial (LIB) of four hundred United States dollars ($400).

The President made the disclosure when he addressed the UNDP High Level Dialogue with African Influencers at the Kempinski Gold Coast Hotel under the theme, “Africa’s For African Development: A Future Beyond Aid”

In his address, President indicated that Ivory Coast and Ghana have agreed initial deals to sell cocoa with a living income premium of $400 a tonne added to the price, in a bid to reform the way global cocoa is priced.

“A Living Income Deferential (LIB) of Four Hundred United States dollars ($400) per tonne will be paid to farmers for all categories of cocoa beans from Ghana and Cote D’Ivoire starting from the 2021 cocoa crop season when our two countries begin to apply a new price mechanism for the sale of cocoa at $2,600 dollars per tonne” President Akufo Addo said.

“This policy has found support even from major chocolate producers slike Mars who recognize the need to make the industry sustainable” President Akufo-Addo added.

Akufo-Addo has committed no crime- NDC’s Allotey Jacobs defends

A Top member of the Countrywide Democratic Congress (NDC) Allotey has dismissed accusations of nepotism from Akufo-Addo, arguing that appointing kinfolk into govt is an age-previous observe and that he has dedicated no .

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The previous Central Regional Chairman of the NDC has recommended
his party’s countrywide leadership to instead concentration convincing grassroots voters
by partaking in residence-to-household strategies.

Talking on Peace FM’s ‘Kokrokoo’ clearly show, Mr Jacobs mentioned that
it is useless to hold Akufo-Addo for nepotism presented that is an at any time-existing
element of governing administration even in biblical periods these as throughout the reign of King

“…it(nepotism) is in the Bible. David was surrounded
by his brothers and nephews, ..the Commander of Israel Military was a nephew of
David. If you go to the line of Moses, Moses’ elder brother was a substantial priest
and his sister was a prophetess. There’s no politician in this state who will
deny his loved ones associates employment alternatives soon after aiding him to get
ability,” he defined.

The NDC by way of its Nationwide Communication Officer accused
the New Patriotic Social gathering(NPP) authorities led by President Akufo-Addo of nepotism
in a push conference yesterday, singling out the President as the most
nepotistic President Ghana has at any time experienced.

The NDC indicated that at least 51 individuals related to a couple
men and women in governing administration have been appointed into federal government.

It singled out the loved ones customers of the Govt Secretary to the President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Mr. Asante Bediatuo who have all identified place at the feeding on desk in Akufo-Addo’s governing administration.

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Nana Asante Bediatuo who is tagged ‘self-built loaded man’ in law
apply, he claimed is himself directly linked to the President and has
allegedly developed place within authorities for his father, mom, sister and brother
to also ‘chop’ given that his cousin grew to become president.


Stop accusing Akufo Addo of nepotism and get to work – Allotey Jacob to NDC

Politics of Thursday, 7 November 2019


Former Central Regional Chairman of NDC, Allotey JacobFormer Central Regional Chairman of NDC, Allotey Jacob

The former Central Regional Chairman of the opposition Nationwide Democratic Congress (NDC) Allotey Jacob has encouraged the party’s national executive to end losing time and resources on press conferences and rather get down to the grassroots to perform.

In accordance to the knowledgeable politician that is the only way the party’s foundation can be galvanized to make sure victory in the future 2020 election.

His opinions appear on the back of a press convention held by the NDC on Tuesday throughout which they reiterated their declare of nepotism against President -Addo, this time, backing it up with names and images.

The Communications Director of the NDC Sammy Gyamfi named some 51 people today who are immediately connected or near to individuals all over the President and have been appointed to positions in the administration.

“Ladies and gentlemen of the press, between Akufo-Addo’s uncountable family members in govt, is Nana Asante Bediatuo, his cousin from Kyebi, who serves as his Government Secretary. Bediatuo is not on your own! He is joined in authorities by his father, Kofi Darko Asante, who chairs the Governing Council of GIMPA, his mom, Mrs Vida Asante, who is the head of the Presidential Household and his brother, Kwesi Kuntu Asante, who sits on the Board of Ghana Hostels. In addition, Nana Asante Bediatuo’s sister, Lauretta Asante (marital name, Otchere), is 1 of the a few Deputy Directors-Common at SSNIT who have been appointed by this federal government.

“Other family of President Akufo-Addo who currently occupy various positions in his government consist of, Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister of Finance Samuel Atta Akyea, Is effective and Housing Minister and Kwesi Amoako Atta, Minister of Roads and Highways, all of whom are cousins of the President.

Close friends from the media, in an unparalleled shift, President Akufo-Addo has built his personal daughter, Gyankroma Akufo-Addo, a member of the Imaginative Arts Council,” the get together explained.”

But Allotey Jacob speaking on Kokrokoo demonstrate Wednesday monitored by questioned what affect of the press meeting, introducing that there’s far more work to be performed on the grounds.

‘The Countrywide officers of the NDC should get to the grounds, go to the constituencies and grounds and go to the constituencies and branches and interact with the bash members uring them to go from household to home to campaign. In advance of 2004 elections, we[NDC] went round the country screaming are struggling beneath then-President Kufuor, but however he received the elections.”

“That should be a lesson to us, this is my tips to the countrywide executives. I believe that our NDC party has a investigation section, let’s obtain out if the NPP’s promises that then-President federal government was that of family members and mates contributed to their victory or not. Then we can say that the NDC push convention held yesterday can have an influence otherwise as an organizer I advise that we will have to alternatively be on the grounds and perform tricky to earn the 2020 election.”

33 out of NDC’s ’51 family list’ have no ties with Akufo-Addo – NPP

NPP’s Countrywide Youth Organiser, Henry Nana Boakye

The National Youth organizer of the governing New Patriotic Occasion (NPP) Henry Nana Boakye has accused the NDC of  ‘ of despise and division’ soon after it accused President -Addo of stocking his federal government with his loved ones and friends.

According to National Youth Organiser of the social gathering Nana Boakye, appointments of household and kinfolk into the Akufo-Addo  authorities was created on the basis of competence.

“We are not sure about appointing enemies,” he stated at a push meeting held in Accra Wednesday in reaction to the NDC’s release of  a list of 51 names of individuals it statements are kinfolk and cronies in the Akufo-Addo government.

Nana Boakye claimed NDC chief Samuel Ofosu Ampofo said in  August 2013 that he is a sturdy believer of relatives and mates.

The NPP Nationwide Youth Organiser pointed out that  previous President John though in power handed his brother Ibrahim 80% of the country’s acknowledged bauxite deposits.

“We can also appear out with a tall checklist of their relations,” he threatened in advance of dismissing these kinds of a move.

“Yes, there is these kinds of a tall checklist but we consider it is way too cheap and unproductive”.

The NPP also challenged the authenticity of the checklist, pointing out that at the very least 33 names “have no true household ties,” to the President.

He referred to as the allegations of nepotism “frivolous and unsubstantiated” stressing “it must not matter” the loved ones ties an appointee may possibly have.

“Are they not skilled?” he reported and challenged the NDC to verify the unsuitability of individuals it named in their checklist.

He said some of the appointees experienced rewarding private-sector positions but still left them to sacrifice for their region.

The NPP claimed even though they have been in opposition they were superior and major opposition with eyesight.

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Listen: Mahama to eject Akufo-Addo’s daughter from her duty free shop if… Sammy Gyamfi

Nationwide Interaction Officer of the NDC,

A person of former President John Dramani Mahama’s choice is to throw out President Nana Akufo-Addo’s daughter from her responsibility totally free shop at Terminal 3 of the Kotoko Global Airport, Nationwide Communication Officer of the opposition Nationwide Democratic Congress [NDC], Sammy Gyamfi has reported.

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His comment was in response to a issue posed to him by Philip Osei Bonsu, host of Asempa FM’s political discussion programme, Ekosii Sen about the NDC’s substitute in advance of the 2020 standard election.

The ruling New Patriotic Social gathering (NPP) has been respiratory on the neck of Mr Mahama for plan possibilities as he strategies to be voted for.

A year to elections, the party is trying to get strategies to compile its manifesto just after it place out a memorandum for community inputs.

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This solitary act, the NPP argues confirms its position that indeed NDC has almost nothing to offer .

In an obvious response, Mr Gyamfi reported between the initial different of President Mahama need to he be voted is to make certain all people who benefited from the mates and loved ones federal government of President Akufo-Addo lose their contracts.

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He said Mr Mahama will terminate all the contracts President Akufo-Addo has provided to relatives and buddies at BOST and other Condition institutions they are employing to milk the Condition.

Mr Gyamfi is certain if Mr Mahama is able to prevent the in governing administration, Ghanaians will be appreciative. 

“Stopping the nepotism and the ongoing corruption alone is an essential option Ghanaians are interested in,” he pressured.