Governance

“RTI Law Will Expose Many Institutions In Ghana”- NMC Boss

The coming into force of the Right To Information Act will expose many institutions in Ghana, Mr. Yaw Boadu Ayeboafo Chairman for the National Media Commission has indicated. The situation where individuals are sometimes compelled by some office holders to make payment to guarantee their access to personal information from public institutions and relevant private

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MMDCE Elections: Kwadaso MCE Hon Richmond Scores 100 Percent Victory

President nominee Hon Richmond Agyenim Boateng has scored a 100% confirmation mark for the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) position of Kwadaso Municipality. All 22 assembly members who were present at the assembly’s version of the nationwide confirmation election voted yes; offering him a second chance to man the affairs of the municipality as the MCE.

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MMDCE Elections: Prince Karikari Confirmed DCE for Atwima Kwanwoma

Assembly members of Atwima Kwanwoma District have confirmed President nominee Prince Karikari for the District Chief Executive position by a unanimous decision. All numbering 48 voted yes representing 100% of the vote-cast signifying their approval of his nomination by President Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo-Addo. The confirmation election was held on Monday 27th September 2021 at

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“Ghana Is Sick…We’ve All Contributed To The Mess”- Archbishop Yinkah Sarfo

Retired Archbishop for the Anglican Church- Kumasi diocese Most Reverend Professor Daniel Yinkah Sarfo has negated pressure exerted by the masses on government to fix the country. He has set the record straight without mincing words that all have contributed to the mess Ghana is presently facing. “The country has been destroyed by all of

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Dampare’s Appointment: Business Tycoon (Alhaji Pounds) Praises Akuffo-Addo

A renowned business tycoon in Kumasi Alhaji Abdul Dramani Mahama has commended President Akuffo-Addo for appointing Dr. George Akuffo Dampare as the Ag Inspector General of Police (IGP). He remarked that Dr. Dampare is the perfect reflection of the interest of the citizenry owing to his excellent track record scored within the police service. Alhaji

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Governance

KMA Incurs GHs 54 million Debt, 4 Contractors Take Assembly To Court

Four construction firms have instituted court action against Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly over unpaid contract sums. They are; Confirm Company Limited, Webgold Co. LTD, Freko Company LTD and Grace and Mercies Enterprise. The assembly according to report of authority committee also has an outstanding debt of GH 54 million, recorded as of April 2021. Mofax Corporate

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Governance

KMA Committee Recommends 6 Projects For Execution Under IMIF

Authorities of Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly have recommended six projects for execution under the International Municipal Investment Fund (IMIF). They are; Multi-storey car park (2500 capacity) at the Central market Re-development of Krofrom market Provision of BRT infrastructure Construction of Kumasi City Hall Complex with mixed use facilities Housing project at Dakwadwo /Manhyia Establishment of an

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Governance

Appoint Non-partisan Body To Champion Anti Galamsey Operations- Nana Addo Told

By Philip Antoh A sympathiser of the opposition National Democratic Congress and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Marrer Ghana Limited and Susagtad Boat Building, Mr Novihoho Afaglo has admonished Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo to appoint an independent and non partisan body to spearhead the anti Galamsey operations in the country. According to him,

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Governance

Asokore Mampong; Assembly Members Receive Refresher Training On Proposal Writing

Assembly members of Asokore Mampong Municipality have received a refresher training on proposal writing. It was an initiative of officials of the European Union funded project; No Business as Usual (NBU), aimed at enhancing their capacity to be able to write winning proposals and seek donor support for development. The primary focus of the training

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“They Are These People, Consider Them First”- KMA Boss Boldly Tells Military

Kumasi City Mayor Hon Osei Assibey Antwi has coughed out a laudable recommendation to authorities in charge of Ghana Military. He has suggested that when it comes to recruitment of persons into the military, authorities responsible should foremost give consideration to students who during their tenure in school were part of the Cadet Core before

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Kumasi City Mayor Flies To Abuja, Engages ECOWAS Officials In A 2-Day Meeting

Kumasi City Mayor Hon Osei Assibey Antwi has flown out of the country to Abuja, Republic of Nigeria. The move is a response to an official invitation which was extended to him on 9th March 2021 to partake in a consultative meeting of Decentralized Stakeholders (State Governors, Chairperson of District Council, Mayors of City) on

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Anti-Redevelopment Protest In Kumasi; A Clear Sabotage Against City Mayor And NPP Gov’t

The blatant refusal on the part of scores of traders plying their commercial activities within the Central market enclave of Kumasi Metro’s CBD to relocate so as to pave way for the phase 2 of Kejetia-Central Market redevelopment is a clear sabotage against the efforts of government, www.leakynews.net has observed. Contractors are presently 42% through

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