Ho, Mr. Richard Ahiagbah, Executive Director of the Dankwa Institute, has called for advocacy towards granting the chieftaincy institution active participation in the democratic process. He said the 1992 Constitution barred chiefs from active politics in a move that was intended to shield them from political interference, but rather defeated democracy’s people’s government adoration, and that it must be corrected […]

Accra, A group calling itself the Concerned Members of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in La Dadekotopon Municipal Assembly (LaDMa), has called on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to replace Reverend Solomon Kotey Nikoi, as the Municipal Chief Executive (MCE) for the area. The Group said the MCE did not deserve a re-appointment due to his “incompetence, divisive leadership” and […]

Adansi Akrofuom (Ash), The Adansi Akrofuom District Assembly has distributed about 4000 coconut seedlings to farmers in the District to help increase coconut production. The free distribution of the seedlings was in line with the government’s Planting for Export and Rural Development (PERD) initiative aimed at creating a sustainable raw material base for industries. The PERD initiative is also to […]

Sombo (U/W), Mr Alban Sumana Kingsford Bagbin, the Speaker of Parliament, has assured Ghanaians that Parliament under his leadership will not shirk its responsibilities. He said he was conscious of the dictates of the current and emerging issues that leadership must find solutions to on behalf of the citizenry. These include issues of inequality, ethnicity, unemployment, debt overhang, deprivation, instability […]

Ada (GAR), The Ada East District Assembly has taken its medium-term policy planning document to the door step of residents to ensure broad based grassroots stakeholder participation. Ms Sarah Dugbakie Pobee, Ada East District Chief Executive, told the Ghana News Agency at Ada that the Assembly initiated the door-to-door engagement as they realised that residents did not participate when it […]