The Assembly Member for the Obra Wogum/Donkokyianmu Electoral Area in the Effutu Municipality in the Central Region, Mr Nathaniel Papa Akyeampong, has called on assembly members to regularly engage their constituents on activities of their respective district assemblies to whip up their interest in the local governance system.
The National Peace Council (NPC) has organised a two-day capacity-building workshop on early warning and response mechanisms for municipal and district chief executives (MDCEs) in the Brong Ahafo Region.
Forty-three metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies (MMDAs) across the country are expected to implement research findings into how they can mobilise adequate internally generated funds (IGF) in order to be weaned off government subvention.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that the legendary Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela would have endorsed the “Ghana Beyond Aid” project, considering the foreign policy stance he advocated and pursued.
Barring any hitch, the Brong Ahafo Region will be divided into three separate regions following the recommendation by the Justice Brobbey Commission to the President to create six more administrative regions for the country.
Former President Jerry John Rawlings has in a tribute to anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, described him as possessing an almost supernatural ability to reach beyond himself to be the persona needed at each point of his service to humanity.
The Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta was greeted with cheers of "Loan Stars" and "Minister for Loans" by the Minority in Parliament when he arrived in the Chamber of Parliament Thursday morning to present the mid-year budget review.
With the mid-year budget review set to be presented by the Finance Minister, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, to Parliament today, more political parties have shared their perspectives with the Daily Graphic in separate interviews.
A private citizen, Fafali Nyonator, has filed an interlocutory injunction praying the Supreme Court to restrain President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo from appointing a new person to replace Mrs Charlotte Osei as chairperson of the Electoral Commission.
Former Chairman of Ghana's Electoral Commission, Dr Kwadwo Afari-Gyan and the Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hanna Tetteh have been included in the John Mahama-led Commonwealth group to observe Zimbabwe’s general elections on July 30.
Five political parties have expressed mixed reactions to a purported attempt by the government to increase some taxes in its mid-year budget review which is expected to be presented to Parliament by the Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta tomorrow.
Hundreds of National Democratic Congress (NDC) party faithful thronged the party’s Ashanti regional party headquarters at Amakom to back their respective candidates as the opposition party opened nominations for its August 25 regional elections.