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POLITICS

MMDCEs list: The secret behind Nana Addo's 38 female nominations finally revealed

Monday, 20th September 2021 Yesterday, the president of the republic came out with list of nominated metropolitan, municipal and district chief executives across the country in accordance with the local government act. The list contained some 222 men and only 38 women. This means 14.6% of the total nominations made by President Akuffo Addo to the various of MMDAs are women.

  26 days ago ago
MMDCEs list: The secret behind Nana Addo's 38 female nominations finally revealed

JUSTICE

We Are Extremely Disappointed; CHRAJ Is Being Irresponsible-ASEPA Boss

The Executive Director of Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability, Mensah Thompson, has suggested that the decision by the Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice not to probe the allegations leveled against the Chief Justice is "irresponsible". Mr. Thompson Mensah made this assertion when speaking with Ernest Kojo Manu during the midday news on Joy news.

  1 month ago ago
We Are Extremely Disappointed; CHRAJ Is Being Irresponsible-ASEPA Boss

JUSTICE

Do More Intelligent Work, You Are Not Up To The Standards - Adom Otcheri Fires ASEPA

Host of Metro TV's Good Evening Ghana Program, Paul Adom Otcheri has taken a swipe at Civil Society Organization ASEPA over its petition to the President for the removal of Chief Justice. The Alliance For Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), petitioned both the President and the Commission on Human rights and administrative justice (CHRAJ) to investigate the Chief Justice.

  1 month ago ago
Do More Intelligent Work, You Are Not Up To The Standards - Adom Otcheri Fires ASEPA

POLITICS

‘This is quite delightful, just as we expected the President to do’- ASEPA on petition to remove CJ

Civil society group, The Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), has welcomed President Akufo-Addo’s response to its petition to have the Chief Justice removed over the $5 million bribery allegation made against him. The accusation against the Chief Justice Anim Yeboah was first made by a Kumasi-based lawyer, Akwasi Afrifa.

  2 months ago ago
‘This is quite delightful, just as we expected the President to do’- ASEPA on petition to remove CJ

POLITICS

The Health Minister Should Be Sacked, Arrested and Prosecuted-ASEPA Boss

Just as some Ghanaians thought the Minister of Health, Kwaku Agyemang-Manu, would be reprimanded and retained for his posture and honesty during the public inquiry by the bi-partisan committee probing the circumstances that led to signing of the Sputnik V vaccine purchasing agreement, there has been other revelations and his position appears to be at risk as a section of the public are calling for his outright dismissal and prosecution.

  2 months ago ago
The Health Minister Should Be Sacked, Arrested and Prosecuted-ASEPA Boss

POLITICS

Akufo-Addo Is Trying To Protect The Chief Justice: Kelvin Taylor Boldly Reveals- Read Details

Please follow me to get access to all my newly published articles. The popularly known broadcast journalist and founder of Loud Silence Media, Kelvin Taylor has recently sparked massive stir, debates and arguments across all social media platforms after boldly revealing another secret about the incumbent government over the $5 million bribery allegations against the Chief Justice.

  2 months ago ago
Akufo-Addo Is Trying To Protect The Chief Justice: Kelvin Taylor Boldly Reveals- Read Details

POLITICS

US Gov't Petitioned To Impose Visa Sanction On Kennedy Agyapong

ASEPA has petitioned the US government to impose a Visa Sanction of the member of parliament for Assin Central Constituency, Hon Kennedy Agyapong for threatening the lives of Journalists in Ghana. The Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) today filed the petition through the US embassy to invoke Visa restrictions on the member of parliament pursuant to section 212 of the US immigration and nationality Act.

  3 months ago ago
US Gov't Petitioned To Impose Visa Sanction On Kennedy Agyapong

POLITICS

"Don't put your burden on the Minority MPs"- ASEPA tell Ghanaians

The level of anger that was expressed by a cross section of Ghanaians on the approval of Akufo- Addo's Ministers last week and the subsequent approved of this budget this week has been very massive and quite shocking.

  7 months ago ago

POLITICS

Should The Health Minister Get Away With Breaking The Law Because Of COVID?

Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Executive Director Mensah Thompson has queried should the Health Minister walk free for going contrary to the laws of this country because of COVID-19? Following when the Finance Minister proceeded to seek for COVID-19 vaccines from one of the foreign country without parliamentary approval.

  2 months ago ago
Should The Health Minister Get Away With Breaking The Law Because Of COVID?

POLITICS

ASEPA Petition Speaker Of Parliament To Probe Military Invasion Of Parliament During Election

Executive Director of Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Mensah Thompson has petitioned the Speaker of Parliament to probe into the circumstances leading to the events of midnight 6th January, 2021 when some armed Military men invaded the floor of Parliament. " The Petition also requested the Speaker to probe the dishonourable conduct of the MP for Tema West who snatched ballot papers and chewed them during the election of the Speaker of Parliament."

  3 months ago ago
ASEPA Petition Speaker Of Parliament To Probe Military Invasion Of Parliament During Election

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Levy all exploration and drilling companies in Ghana immediately to acquire a research vessel- ASEPA

Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Executive Director Mensah Thompson has charged government to levy all exploration and drilling companies in Ghana immediately to acquire a research vessel.He made this assertions in a Facebook post reacting to the priminary report from the Department of Marine and Fisheries Science of University of Ghana on the dead fishes that scattered our coast recently.

  6 months ago ago
Levy all exploration and drilling companies in Ghana immediately to acquire a research vessel- ASEPA

EDUCATION

ASEPA advises GES to sack Achimota School's headmistress to serve as a lesson to others

The Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) has demanded that the Headmistress of the Achimota School be fired immediately. ASEPA stated in a statement on Monday that the Ghana Education Service "must take this measure to show that they are ready to preserve the rights of students in Ghana."

  4 months ago ago
ASEPA advises GES to sack Achimota School's headmistress to serve as a lesson to others

ECONOMY-FINANCE

"This is not a bear bar or a VC 10 shop"- ASEPA to traders

Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA) Executive Director Mensah Thompson has decended heavily on traders, MTTD and road safety commission for allowing women selling alcohol along road side.

  6 months ago ago

POLITICS

Group Sues Gov’t Over Salaries For Presidential Spouses

The controversies surrounding the proposed allowance to be paid to the first and second lady of the Republic of Ghana seem not to end anytime soon. An advocacy group, the Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), filed a case at the Supreme Court of Ghana to exercise its original jurisdiction over the Ntiamoah Baidoo Committee's recommendation to pay presidential spouses salaries.

  3 months ago ago
Group Sues Gov’t Over Salaries For Presidential Spouses

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Financial sector clean- up tax is the worst and can deepen unemployment by 20- 30%- ASEPA

Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Executive Director Mensah Thompson has disclosed that, among all the new taxes introduced by Government in the 2021 budget, the worst of them all is the Banking Sector Reform Tax, which seeks to charge the banks at least 5% on their revenue.

  7 months ago ago
Financial sector clean- up tax is the worst and can deepen unemployment by 20- 30%- ASEPA

POLITICS

The only thing NDC have is a Speaker who is not recognised by the house in terms of decision making

Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Executive Director Mensah Thompson has disclosed that, the only thing NDC have is a Speaker who is not recognised by the house in terms of decision making.

  7 months ago ago
The only thing NDC have is a Speaker who is not recognised by the house in terms of decision making

POLITICS

I will be very Disappointed if Ken Ofori-Atta is Truly Appointed- Mensah Thompson

The Executive Director of the Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Mensah Thompson said that, he will be highly disappointed in the Appointments Committee of Parliament, if they approved Ken Ofori-Atta as he heard earlier.

  6 months ago ago
I will be very Disappointed if Ken Ofori-Atta is Truly Appointed- Mensah Thompson

POLITICS

Is the NDC on the path of extinction? - ASEPA quizzes

Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Executive Director Mensah Thompson has urged the NDC youth to rise up to save the party.

  6 months ago ago
Is the NDC on the path of extinction? - ASEPA quizzes

JUSTICE

ASEPA Drags Government To Supreme Court Over Salaries For First And Second Lady

Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), Executive Director Mensah Thompson has today filed an action at the Supreme Court on Prof. Yaa Ntiamoah Baidoo Committee's recommendations to pay salaries to first and second lady. Among other things is requesting the Supreme Court to make a declaration that the Prof. Ntiamoah Baidoo Committee did not have the capacity to make recommendations for persons outside Article 71.

  3 months ago ago
ASEPA Drags Government To Supreme Court Over Salaries For First And Second Lady

SOCIETY

Attack: They entered my bedroom sprayed chloroform on me and ransacked the whole room.

The Executive Director of the Civil Society group, Alliance for Social Equity and Public Accountability (ASEPA), has been attacked in his room by unknown gangs. He revealed how he was being attacked, "Yes it is true, I was attacked by robbers at home last night.

  4 months ago ago
Attack: They entered my bedroom sprayed chloroform on me and ransacked the whole room.