The Southern Ghana Union Conference (SCGC) of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Ghana has extended congratulatory messages to the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on his election to the highest office of the land.
The Volta north constituency executive members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have appealed to President Akufo-Addo to appoint a minister from their constituency
A group of volunteers of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) at Abossey Okai in Accra, a hub of spare parts dealers, have expressed the hope that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo would fulfil his promises, especially the reduction of the percentage of the Value Added Tax (VAT) to make prices of goods and services affordable and enhance business operations.
Some head porters (Kayayei) at Tudu in Accra have called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to initiate sustainable social intervention programmes to improve upon their poor living conditions.
A Good Governance Leadership (GGL) series aimed at deliberating on ways to promote good corporate governance, as well as fighting corruption in public office, has been launched by Action Chapel International (ACI).
Senior Minister designate, Yaw Osafo-Maafo has defended the creation of his ministerial portfolio, explaining that his core mandate will be to coordinate the roles of the various economic ministries under the Akufo-Addo administration.
The nomination of Mr Osafo-Maafo as Senior Minister has been met with lots of criticisms; with some saying it was unnecessary and unconstitutional.
A group calling itself the Coalition for rejuvenation and reorganisation of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called on supporters and members of the party to halt all personality attacks against one another and channel their energy towards building the party ahead of the next general election in 2020.
A security analyst, Dr Emmanuel Kwesi Aning, has advised President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to call the executive of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) to order.
Two parliamentary candidates in the Kumasi metropolis who contested the December 7 parliamentary election have commended the Centre for the Development of People (CEDEP) for the assistance it extended the candidates during the electioneering.
All is clear for the vetting of the first set of ministers designate by the Appointments Committee of Parliament.
The Member of Parliament (MP) for Bawku Central, Mr Mahama Ayariga, says the nomination of a former Minister of Finance, Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, as a Senior Minister by President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo is unconstitutional.
The Member of Parliament (MP) for Ablekuma Central, Mr Ebenezer Nartey, has assured the constituents that his preoccupation for the next four years would be to take appropriate steps to address the sanitation and drainage challenges in the area.
The Municipal Security Committee of the Ejura/Sekyedumase Municipal Assembly has directed caterers working for the School Feeding Programme to suspend their operations until it had received directives from the government.
NASARA Wing of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) has applauded President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his government for creating the Ministry for Inner Cities and Zongo Development purposely to attend to the unique needs of residents of the nation’s Inner cities and zongos.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has urged the police to be even handed in their quest to clamp down on alleged cases of takeover of state institutions by sympathisers of the party.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has questioned the moral right of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) to accuse them of engaging in post-election violence and taking over state assets.
According to the party, although those acts of violence need to condemned, it is surprised that the NDC is playing victim in the matter.
The paramount chiefs and people of Evalue-Ajomoro-Gwira in the Western Region have commended the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for the of Mrs Catherine Ablema Afeku as a Minister for Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has petitioned the diplomatic community against what it believes are deliberate attacks on its members, allegedly by supporters of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), following the latter’s victory in the last presidential and parliamentary elections.
All eyes will be on Parliament from Friday, January 20, as the Appointments Committee begins vetting President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s nominees for ministerial positions.
A timetable released by the Appointments Committee, which is chaired by the First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Mr Joseph Osei-Owusu, said the committee had set Friday for the screening of the first batch of ministerial nominees.
Mr Francis Kojo Smith, a political analyst and lawyer, has observed that the result of the election points to the fact that there is a need for radical change in the way of doing things in the country.
The Asutifi North Constituency Chairman of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr Francis Opoku Sarfo, has called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to focus on his campaign promise to create the Ahafo Region out of the existing Brong Ahafo Region.
Citizen vigilante Mr Martin Amidu has urged President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to make haste slowly and be fairly sure of each step he takes to avoid repeating the mistakes of the previous government.
A governance expert has called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to consider cutting down drastically the size of his government.
The Nkosuohene of Atwima Akropong in the Ashanti Region, Nana Osei Bonsu Bempah, has called on Ghanaians to rally solidly behind the new administration under President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in its efforts to transform the fortunes of the country.
Women in Law and Development in Africa (WiLDAF) has so far commended President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for ensuring that 25 per cent of his appointees are women.
Former President John Agyekum Kufour has urged Ghanaians to exercise restraint in judging President Nana Akufo-Addo's decision to introduce some new ministries and appointment certain persons into his administration.
According to him, it will be unfair to measure the success or otherwise of Akufo-Addo based on his recent appointments and creation of new ministries.
More organisations continue to congratulate the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, and his Vice, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, on their resounding victory in the December 7 elections.