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President Akufo-Addo Takes Action to Address ‘Dumsor’, Halts Electricity Export – Atta Akyea

President Akufo-Addo has issued an order aimed at limiting the export of electricity to neighboring countries in light of the ongoing sporadic power outages, commonly referred to as ‘dumsor’. Samuel Atta Akyea, Chairman of the Energy Committee of Parliament, revealed this development during an interview on JoyNews’ PM Express on Tuesday. During the program, Mr. […]

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Education

Akufo-Addo Challenges Mahama’s Critique of WASSCE Results

President Akufo-Addo has criticized former President John Mahama’s dismissal of the recent West Africa Senior Schools Certificate Examination results as unfortunate. Mahama alleged that some invigilators allow teachers to assist students during the exam, potentially compromising the authenticity of the results. This concern arose after Education Minister Dr. Yaw Osei Adutwum announced that this year’s […]

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JUST IN: Akufo-Addo Revokes Appointment of 24 DCEs Immediately

President Akufo-Addo has Annulled the Appointment of 24 District Chief Executives President Akufo-Addo has revoked the appointment of 24 District Chief Executives (DCEs) with immediate effect. In a letter signed on Friday, February 2, the President cited Article 243 (3) b of the Constitution and section 20 (3) (b) of the Local Government Act, 2014 […]

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Education

Allow Headmasters to Purchase Food for their Students – Mahama Supports CHASS

Former President John Dramani Mahama has expressed his support for the demand made by the Conference of Heads of Assisted Secondary Schools (CHASS), urging the government to permit headmasters and mistresses to directly purchase food supplies for their respective Senior High Schools (SHS). The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for the 2024 elections […]

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Education

GH¢115bn goes into education since 2017: SHSs take GH₵12.96bn – Akufo Addo

The government has invested more than GH¢114.5 billion in the education sector since 2017, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has disclosed. Out of the amount, he said, GH¢12.96 billion had been spent on senior high schools. “At the senior high school alone, of which there are 925 schools, we have initiated a total of 1,105 […]

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National Service Scheme to be upgraded into an Authority – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has announced the government’s intentions to elevate the National Service Scheme (NSS) to the status of an Authority. He revealed that a policy draft is currently in preparation, followed by the enactment of a corresponding law to formalize this transformation, aimed at broadening the scope and structure of the NSS. Speaking at the […]

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Education

Free SHS Policy Continuation Confirmed – Deputy Minister

A Deputy Minister of Finance, Mrs Abena Osei-Asare says President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will not cancel the Free Senior High School (Free SHS) Policy despite the current economic difficulties. “The Free SHS Policy is helping the Ghanaian vulnerable, poor and needy in society. President Nana Addo will not cancel it but rather do everything […]

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Local Politics

Ghana won’t get IMF deal by close of March – Ato Forson

The Minority Leader, Dr Cassiel Ato Forson says President Akufo-Addo is being misled with regard to the possibility of the government securing an IMF Board approval this month. He said the process that would lead to a consideration of Ghana’s request by the IMF Board has not even started. Dr Ato Forson said these processes […]

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Local Politics

CPP General Secretary expresses sympathy for the way Mahama is treated by Ghanaians.

The General Secretary of the Convention People’s Party (CPP), Nana Yaa Jantuah, has expressed sympathy towards former President John Dramani Mahama for the way Ghanaians treat him despite his contributions to the country’s development. Speaking on Accra-based TV3, Jantuah noted that Mahama received widespread public backlash and criticism during his tenure as head of state, […]

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