The immediate past Auditor-General, Mr Daniel Yaw Domelevo has revealed that it was the then President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo who encouraged him to accept the position of Auditor-General in December 2016.
Co-founder of Afrobarometer, a non-partisan, pan-African research institution that conducts public attitude surveys on democracy, governance, the economy and society in Africa, Professor Emmanuel Gyimah-Boadi says the treatment meted out to Ghana's immediate past Auditor-General, Mr Daniel Yaw Domelevo "is just shameful."
The Coalition of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) Against Corruption has urged the immediate past Auditor General, Mr Daniel Yaw Domelevo, to take action against the Audit Service Board and the Presidency over what they described as “administrative injustice.”
The Minority Leader in Parliament, Haruna Iddrisu, has questioned why President Akufo-Addo failed to touch on Ghana’s present total debt stock as well as the country’s position on the issue of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex (LGBTQI) during his state of the nation address [SONA] in parliament Tuesday.
The Minister of Railways Development, Mr John-Peter Amewu, has stated that one of his many plans for the railway sector is to leave a legacy of a revamped and robust sector that drives Ghana’s transport sector.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) has urged party members to be circumspect with their utterances relating to the work of the NDC Caucus in Parliament regarding the approval of the President’s nominees for a number of ministerial positions.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has designated the Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and leader of government business in Parliament, Mr Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu to read the 2021 Budget Statement in Parliament on Friday, March 12.
Six Members of Parliament (MPs) have expressed their intention to jointly sponsor a bi-partisan Private Members Bill for Parliament to pass specific legislation to expressly prohibit and criminalise the practice or advocacy of homosexuality in Ghana.
The Executive Director of Afrobarometer, Professor Emmanuel Gyimah-Boadi, has advocated the amendment of Ghana’s 1992 Constitution to reduce the executive powers of the President, as part of efforts to address the “Winner-takes- all” syndrome.