Okatakyie Afrifa, one of the conveners for FixTheCountry and the host of Abranaa So on TV XYZ has made a revelation in a new post which has caught the attention of many people in Ghana. Okatakyie Afrifa is one person who has made it known to Ghanaians that he supported the Akuffo-Addo agenda until he(Akuffo-Addo) became president.
Dozens of #FixTheCountry activist who were taking part in the todays demonstration against the 2022 budget of government have been prevented from entering the House of Parliament. Clothed in red and black, the group, numbering 100, gathered at the Tema Station in Accra before matching to Parliament to protest against the 2022 budget which is expected to be approved later today.
Oliver Baker Vormawor, a leading member of #FixTheCountry has described the proposed Electronic Levy as a reflection of poverty in imagination by handlers of the economy. His comment come as a response to Mr Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko, the founder of Danquah institute who seems scandalised about the intention of the #FixTheCountry convenors to protest against the E-Levy on Friday, 26 November, 2022.
Saturday, 27th November 2022 The youth activist group, #FixTheCountry movement decended heavily on the opposition NDC yesterday. Members of the group were at parliament house yesterday to protest against the approval of the 2022 budget and financial policy. But contrary to what had been agreed between the protesters and the police the protesters were prevented from accessing the premises of parliament.
Of late, Kennedy Agyapong has not come out in public be it his on his radio station or television to speak about some stuffs happening in the country as he usually do. His absence from the screens of our Televisions has caused a lot of rumours which are circulating around.
Businessman and controversial social media activist, Kwame A-Plus is making mockery of the #FixTheCountry Campaigners over what had become of their activism lately. According to him, Captain Smart has withdrawn from the group, and that doesn't mean anything good for the campaign. Taking a cue from former President John Mahama's favourite song, Kwame A-Plus argued that the conveners could have saved themselves from the humiliation if they had listened to his counsel.
The Bono Regional Chairman for the New Patriotic Party, Kwame Baffoe who is popularly known as Abronye DC has made another bold statement and has caused stir as usual. Speaking in an interview at a Kumasi based radio station earlier today, Abronye made a statement to send a strong message to some of the leaders of the Fixthecountry movement, saying that, if they don't return the money they took from some politicians, he will expose them.
A convener of the #FixTheCountry campaign, Okatakyie Afrifa Mensah has punched back at critics who have maligned him and his colleagues over the burgled Pokuase Interchange saga. According to him, the criticisms hauled at him and the #FixTheCountry campaigners are misplaced, and of no basis whatsoever.
A convener of the #FixTheCountry campaigners, Okatakyie Afrifa Mensah has warned that the youth of Takoradi and the Western Region could revolt anytime soon should the government fail to address the unemployment and developmental needs of the people in the region. According to him the Western Region despite its rich mineral deposits and other natural resources has been deprived of key developmental infrastructure and jobs.
For the first time in a period, the #fixthecountry activists seem to be in a disagreement with one another on the issue of military takeover that recently took place in Guinea over the weekend. News defused all over the world about the Coup in Guinea, and that has sparked so much reactions over the African continent.
Following the ups and downs the country is currently facing, some people have made up their minds to take up some bold steps towards the growth and development of mother Ghana. We have a special group of people who have aimed at making this a reality. They are the #fixthecountry activists.
At the rate at which a convener of the #FixTheCountry campaign, Oliver Barker-Vormawor is advancing his argument for a change of the 1992 Constitution, Ghanaians should expect some good number of elites convening to support the agenda. The scholar argues that his campaign is evolutional but without any string of violence as the use of guns that caused the overthrow of governments and other constitutional regimes in Ghana.
Private legal practitioner and a sympathizer of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Maurice Ampaw has described both the #FixTheCountry group and the #FixingTheCountry movement as opportunistic pressure groups. According to him, the establishment of these groups are with an ulterior motive that defeats the object which is advertised to their supporters.
#FixTheCountry is a group of independent and ordinary Ghanaians who are pleading with the government of Ghana to reform and develop Ghana. These group of campaigners have made their voices heard through series of protests which some were done on social media, foreign countries like the UK and Germany and on the streets of Accra.
Former President John Dramani Mahama’s denial of allegations that he is sponsoring activities of the #FixTheCountry Campaigners has provoked a heated criticism from the convener of the pro-government group; #FixingTheCountry Movement, Ernest Owusu Bempah. The former President’s response to allegation has been described as scandalous and an insult to the intelligence of Ghanaians.
Efia Odo is one of the few celebrities in Ghana who has been in the news for various reasons. She is one of the conveners of FixTheCountry. Her indulgence in the group "FixTheCountry" have made people tag her with a lot of things. Some people have tagged her to be sponsored by the NDC because they claimed her activities are purposely to make the current government unpopular.
The #FixTheCountry campaigners believe that the suffering of the masses of Ghanaians is because of the two major political parties in Ghana. The National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New Patriotic Party (NPP) have controlled the affairs of this country since 1992 but the hardships in this country keep getting worst government after government.
It could be recalled that what started as a social media campaign with the hashtag #FixTheCountry turned into a full-fledged movement propelled by angry youths of Ghana calling for better living conditions. Social media users in Ghana during that period adhered to the hashtag #FixTheCountry to put pressure on the current government to improve its citizens' lives.
The Ashanti Regional secretary of the New Patriotic Party has hinted that the #fixthecountry movement will turn into a political party soon and they will contest for a political power. #Fixthecountry is a movement that arose in the beginning of February. Their first ever demonstration was held on the 4th of August after the injunction placed on them was quashed by High Court.
Fast-rising dancehall talent, Ranaya Pappoe, popularly known as Shatana – sister to the legendary Terry Bonchaka, has cautioned slay queens to stop putting pressure on the current government to the fix the country. According to the outspoken musician, slay queens are not qualified to discuss fix the country.