The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Ningo Prampram constituency, Mr Sam George, has called on the government to implement the United Nations (UN) conventions on the statelessness of refugees in the country.
An elder of the Convention People’s Party (CPP), Mr Robert Okyere Frimpong-Manso, has said any discussions on ending the worrying trend of party vigilantism should not be limited to the two political parties — NPP and NDC — alone but it must include all registered political parties and other key stakeholders.
A Local Government expert, Dr Eric Oduro Osae, has advised the newly created Municipal and District Assemblies (MDAs) to ensure proper management and utilisation of revenue to help finance plans and development projects in their respective districts.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) volunteer group at Dzodze in the Ketu North Municipality has called on the government to provide them with tractors to plough their farms to boost agriculture activities in the area.
MR Salifu Issifu Kanton, the Director of Community Development Alliance (CDA), has called on citizens to support the election of Metropolitan, Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) to deepen Ghana’s decentralisation process and guarantee social accountability.
The Yilo Krobo and Lower Manya Krobo Municipal Director for Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice, (CHRAJ), Mr Benjamin Awumey, has asked the government to resource and equip the mandated institutions that fight corruption for them to perform their mandate.
The maverick Member of Parliament for Assin Central, Mr Kennedy Agyapong has joined the debate on the use of the Osu Castle for the training of a “militia” group as reported by Joy News and indicated there was an element of truth in the report which government has challenged.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament for Tamale Central, Alhaji Inusah Fuseini, has congratulated President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo for choosing Tamale for the celebration of the 62nd Independence Anniversary.
The Minority in Parliament is demanding an immediate resignation of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo over the Joy News documentary that alleges that the Osu Christianborg Castle, an annex of the President’s office, is being used for the training of a militia group.
The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development will by mid-March 2019 roll-out a construction Permit Processing System (PPS) which involves the use of a new software for the automation of land title processes, permits and certification.
The Ashanti Regional Minister, Simon Osei Mensah has urged the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) to use the 62nd Independence Day celebration as an opportunity to accept President Akufo-Addo’s meeting to bring an end to party vigilantism in the country.
The Chairman of the National Peace Council, Reverend Professor Emmanuel Asante says he is not expecting an apology from the Chairman of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Mr Samuel Ofosu Ampofo.
A professor of political Science with the University of Ghana, Emeritus Professor Kwame Akon Ninsin, has called on relevant authorities and all stakeholders, to as a matter of urgency, make efforts to reform the current nature of the country’s Parliament.