We Are Disturbed:Council Of State Chairman Posits As They Meet Govt Officials Over Economic Crisis
According to Nana Otuo Siriboe the chairman of the Council of State, the advisory body has met government officials to deliberate on matters bordering on the economy. The current economic challenges are affecting everybody and these great members of the council deem it fit to engage government officials in finding a lasting solution.
EAI RELEASE: Paul Adom-Otchere Is A Mistake Of A Journalist; He Must Address Pertinent Issues - Details
Please, I'm not being sardonic with this article just that, some soi-disant journalists in Ghana are foils and failing this country. I have carefully followed and fetch information about the so-called broadcast journalist named Paul Adom-Otchere has seen that, he is an error journalist. That man does not broadcast meaningful issues that would address national dilemmas but always pushes party's agendas.
Council of State Attendance List Is already With Metro TV - Director of CoS - Stephen Blay
A letter chanced on by Opera News Hub which is detailing the request tendered in by one ASHMA F25, official town in Ashaiman captured as the reference is causing a stir on social media. In the purported letter making waves on social media platforms(Facebook,Twitter etc), with reference to the ASHMA F25, the entity was requesting for the said “ Attendance List Of The Council Of State Members”,
Finance Ministry Under Fire as Pension Bondholders Threatened to Protest in Against them
In the event that the government does not exempt them from the Domestic Debt Exchange Program, the Pensioner Bondholders Forum has vowed to protest in front of the Ministry of Finance on January 23, 2023. The Forum claimed that it had written to the Ghana Police Service's District Commander at the Ministries in Accra to inform the police of their proposed course of action.
GHC207,845,120.00 Paid to Article 71 Office Holders as Ex Gratia Under Nana Akufo-Addo Excluding
The agitation of many Ghanaians over the huge sums of money paid to article 71 Office Holders as Ex Gratia definitely has a genuine reason. A compilation of the Ex Gratia received by Article 71 Office Holders between the period of 2017 to 2021 amounted to GHC207,845,120. These articles 71 Office Holders comprises of the President, and his Vice, Cabinet Minister who are Members of Parliament as well as cabinet Ministers who are non-members of Parliament.
Ghanaians Massively React As TV3 Ghana Posts This Picture Of The Customs Boss Kwadwo Damoah
It is said that proud and boastful people shall be shamed but wisdom stays with those who are humble and modest. Leaders are meant to exhibit exceptional qualities and skills. It is an undeniable fact that good name is better than riches. Readers can recall how the Office of the Special Prosecutor released a report on some GHS1.074million recovered as unpaid import duties.
"Council Of State Is Purposeless: They Serve Nothing And Waste Money" -KKD Spits Fire
The first gentleman of the land and commander in chief of the Ghana Armed Forces is the President and as enshrined in the 1992 Constitution has the absolute powers to appoint proficient individuals to form the Council Of State. It was solely established as an institution to advise the President on the day-to-day running of the country and provide proper guidance to the presidency.
We Have To Sack All Of Them & Dissolve It - Captain Smart Hints On Council Of State
The Council of the state is known as the body of government that advises the president on many decisions following the development of this country. Well, the host of Onua TV/FM Captain Smart doesn't see it happening. Speaking this morning on Onua indicated we have to sack all the members of the council of state and dissolve it.
Gh¢8,760m: Full List Of Council of State Members Who Received The Gh¢365k Ex-Gratia
Remember Ghanaians praising Togbe Afede for his kind act of returning his Gh¢365,000 Ex-Gratia by the Council of State Secretariat? Yes, let's get to know more information about this development. Do you know the Council of State is made up of 24 members? Interestingly, Togbe Afede who returned his share after service from 2017 is an ex-officio member of the Council.
'Who do you think you are for me not to blame you for the humiliation' - Godwin Edudzi speaks
Member of the National Demoratic Congress(NDC), Godwin Edudzi Tamakloe declares that, he blames the Council of State for the humiliation of President Akuffo-Addo at the Global citizens Festival. The president's humiliation sends a signal that his attitude towards the nation is very poor.
Togbe Afede calls for changes to council of state composition.
Togbe Afede a former member of the council of state has called for changes to be made on it is constituted. The president of the republic appoints most of the members making them not to be objective in their submissions sometimes. He is not the only person to have an issue with the council of state.
GUTA urges members to shut down shops over high inflation.
According to the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA), its members would continue to shut down their businesses in the Greater Accra Region on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, to express their displeasure with the current economic difficulties. This is despite an interaction with Council of State members on Tuesday, October 18, to persuade the body to change its mind.
Why should Council of State refer an applicant for information to Metro TV for that information?
It seems people tend to do things their way because of their affiliation with the powers that be. It is becoming a canker that should not be tolerated. Following the banter between Paul Adom Okyere and to be fed a concerning his refund of ex-gratia paid to him, an aide to Togbe Afede requested information from the council of state concerning attendance of members to council meetings.
At This Point, May We Say That The Council Of State Has Now Become Useless? - Selorm Branttie
Vice President at IMANI Center for Policy and Education, Selorm Branttie, has quizzed if we may at this point say that the Council of State has now become useless. His comments follows the Council of State reply letter to Dr. Elikem who asked for a copy of travel allowances paid to members of the Council of State from 2017 to 2020.
Labianca denies the OSP's allegations of influence peddling.
Labianca Company Limited's management has refuted allegations that its Chief Executive, Mrs. Asomah-Hinneh, used influence peddling to obtain a customs advance ruling for the company. The company is saddened by the recent and subsequent media discussions of the Special Prosecutor's report, which cited its CEO as being involved in alleged corruption-related activities.
Kuffuor To participate in a stakeholder engagement with Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) Today.
Today, former president John Agyekum Kufuor will participate in stakeholder engagements organized by the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) to examine potential constitutional reforms. The presentation by former President Kufuor at the IEA seminar will be held at his home in Aburi in the Eastern Region at 2pm.
Why This Council Of State Member Must Resign : She Has Gone Too Far
The Council of State is an institution similar to the Council of Elders in the traditional system. Citizens who are of highly reputable standing are usually appointed as council of state members. Members of the COS serve as advisors to the head of state. In fighting corruption, a strong posture should be depicted by persons at the top.
Special Prosecutor is Working, Exposes Illegal and Corrupt Dealings against Council of State Member
A Member of the Council of State Member, Ms. Eunice Jacqueline Buah Asomah-Hinneh is in trouble with the Office of the Special prosecutor for an allegedly using her influence as Council of State Member to engage in illegal and corrupt dealings with her private company, the Labianca Company Limited and subsidiaries.
Declare a state of emergency in mining areas, Occupy Ghana has written to Akufo-Addo.
President Akufo-Addo has been urged by the pressure group OccupyGhana to swiftly declare a state of emergency in all mining regions of the nation. They believe that the President and his administration will benefit from the country's mining operations being streamlined. It urged President Akufo-Addo to consult the Council of State before publishing a Gazette on the matter in a press release that was released on Monday.
Review Ex Gratia - Former Council of State member recommends
The installment of ex gratia to individuals from the Council of State should be surveyed to meet the monetary real factors of the day, a previous individual from the board, Nana Adjei Ampofo, has said. He said the survey ought to take a gander at the quantum of cash paid to the individuals, noticing that from the figures accessible to him now, the sum was on the high side.