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Rawlings never left NDC – Volta Chairman

The Volta regional chairman of the National Democratic Congress, Henry Kwadzo Ametepe, has stated that founder of the party, the late Flt. Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings, never left the party while he was alive. According to Mr. Ametepe, though the former President was perceived to be fighting the party as …

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Amidu’s interference claims vague – Abdallah

The Chairperson, Constitutional, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee of Parliament Ben Abdallah says Martin Amidu’s claim of political interference in his job is vague. Mr. Amidu resigned from his post as Special Prosecutor citing interference by President Akufo-Addo in his work. “The reaction I received for daring to produce the …

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No gov’t official interfered in Amidu’s work – NPP

The New Patriotic Party has dismissed allegations by the Special Prosecutor, Martin Amidu, that government officials including President Akufo-Addo interfered with his office leading to his exit. Mr Amidu resigned as the Special Prosecutor on Monday claiming that government officials and the presidency were interfering with the independence of his …

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Amidu never had Presidential backing – Franklin Cudjoe

President of IMANI-Africa Franklin Cudjoe says the Special Prosecutor never had the backing of the President in his anti-graft job. “The letter the Special Prosecutor has written now suggests that he never had presidential backing hence it is rather daring and indicting on the office of the President. I am …

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E/R: NDC research team arrested for creating political tension

The arrest of four persons conducting research for the opposition National Democratic Congress, NDC, in the Upper Manya Krobo Constituency of the Eastern Region has heightened political tension in the area. The four were arrested Saturday November 14, 2020 by armed Police officers led by the District Police Commander John …

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Mahama faces 2-year jail term over false passport claim

Former president John Mahama faces a maximum jail term of two years or a fine for allegedly guaranteeing for his brother to procure a Ghanaian passport with false information. According to the special prosecutor, Martin Amidu, Mahama’s younger brother, Samuel Adam Mahama, procured a Ghanaian passport, which was guaranteed by Mahama, …

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Only Akufo-Addo can pay us – Accra assembly members

The Greater Accra Association of Assembly Members believes that the pledge to pay Assembly Members a monthly salary can only be fulfilled by a Government led by the President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. Paying a courtesy call on the President, on Tuesday, 10th November 2020, Mr. Stephen …

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