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Subin MP Dares President Akufo-Addo To Unseat Him

One of the disgruntled 95 Majority Members of Parliament (MP) calling for Ken Ofori-Atta’s removal, Eugene Boakye Antwi has dared President Nana Akufo-Addo to unseat him as MP for the Subin Constituency. Responding to threats that some powerful hands in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) are planning to unseat him due to his demand for Finance Minister, Mr Ofori-Atta to be sacked, Mr Antwi told Accra-based JoyNews that no one in his party can dethrone him as he has worked hard to earn the trust of his constituents.

  1 month ago ago
Subin MP Dares President Akufo-Addo To Unseat Him

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Variations Of Haircuts Are Happening In Many More Places Than We Have Cared To Look - Ablakwa Opines

Unlike in the 2022 Budget which had a special allocation of GHS1billion for YouStart, the 2023 Budget has absolutely no allocation for YouStart — a flagship policy intervention the Akufo-Addo/Bawumia/Ofori-Atta administration had presented as the solution to youth unemployment from 2022-2025; For the first time since President Akufo-Addo announced Agenda 111, the 2023 Budget has no allocation for the President’s major hospital expansion programme.

  1 month ago ago
Variations Of Haircuts Are Happening In Many More Places Than We Have Cared To Look - Ablakwa Opines

RELIGION

I established a surgical block with 2.5 million compared to 339 million on a Cathedral - Ablakwa

Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, a member of parliament for North Tongu, compared in a Twitter what he has achieved with his donors compared to how much the government has spent on the National Cathedral. He stated in his Tweet: What my donors and I achieved in establishing the John Evans Atta Mills Surgical Block with GHS2.5million versus what the Akufo-Addo/Bawumia/Ofori-Atta government has achieved with GHS339million in building a cathedral.

  1 month ago ago
I established a surgical block with 2.5 million compared to 339 million on a Cathedral - Ablakwa

POLITICS

Jinapor replaces Ofori-Atta as interim trade minister.

With effect from Monday, January 16, 2023, Minister for Lands and Natural Resources Samuel Abu Jinapor will take over the Ministry of Trade and Industry until a replacement for outgoing Minister Alan Kyerematen is named. This is according to President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. This was disclosed in a statement released on January 13 by Mr. Eugene Arhin, Director of Communications for the Presidency.

  14 days ago ago
Jinapor replaces Ofori-Atta as interim trade minister.

EDUCATION

Kumasi NSS Boss Vs Nurse

The free Senior High School (SHS) initiative is being examined. The World Bank is in charge of the exercise as part of efforts to accurately evaluate the efficacy and financial effects of all social intervention programs currently in operation. The School Feeding Program, One District, One Factory (1D1F) initiative, Planting for Food and Jobs and its offshoots, Agenda 111, and others are also being evaluated.

  1 month ago ago
Kumasi NSS Boss Vs Nurse

POLITICS

Alan Kyerematen Speaks Out After Resigning as Cabinet Minister.

Alan Kyerematen's resignation as Cabinet Minister for Trade and Industry has gathered much attention and speculation among the public. In his statement, Kyerematen thanked President Nana Akufo Addo for the opportunity to serve and for accepting his resignation, which will take effect on January 16, 2023.

  21 days ago ago
Alan Kyerematen Speaks Out After Resigning as Cabinet Minister.

POLITICS

Ofori-Atta vote of censure ‘unpatriotic’ move to sabotage government – NPP

A November 10, 2022 movement is supposed to be moved as a feature of the Minority's transition to eliminate the troubled Pastor because of financial botch and general difficulty among the general population. In an explanation dated November 9, 2022; NPP General Secretary coordinated that all NPP MPs ought to swear off the said vote.

  1 month ago ago
Ofori-Atta vote of censure ‘unpatriotic’ move to sabotage government – NPP

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana's economy ought to begin to improve by 2023 - Gabby Otchere-Darko

According to renowned New Patriotic Party (NPP) member and political strategist Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko, the nation's economy should begin to improve by April 2023. To help the economy recover, the government started a domestic debt swap scheme on Monday, December 5th. Launching the programme, the Minister for Finance Ken Ofori-Atta said, “This debt exchange provides an orderly way to put our economy back on track.”

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Ghana's economy ought to begin to improve by 2023 - Gabby Otchere-Darko

POLITICS

Ofori-Atta Appointed Caretaker Minister Of Trade Ministry.

Founder Nana Addo Ken Ofori-Atta, the finance minister, has been nominated by Dankwa Akufo-Addo to serve as the ministry of trade and industry's acting minister. This comes after Alan Kwadwo Kyeremanten, the actual minister, resigned. On January 5, 2023, Mr. Kyerematen submitted his resignation to the president.

  22 days ago ago
Ofori-Atta Appointed Caretaker Minister Of Trade Ministry.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

We are confident to achieve 55% debt-to-GDP ratio in 2028 – Ofori-Atta

Finance Pastor, Ken Ofori-Atta, has communicated hopefulness that administration will accomplish an obligation to-GDP proportion of 55% by 2028 regardless of the exclusion of benefits assets from the obligation trade program. As per him, government and partners are likewise dedicated to guaranteeing a program from the Global Money related Asset is tied down on opportunity to bring back live into the Ghanaian economy.

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We are confident to achieve 55% debt-to-GDP ratio in 2028 – Ofori-Atta

CAREER-JOBS

Appointment Of Ken Ofori-Atta As Caretaker Trades Minister Draws Criticism And Concern.

It has recently been announced that Ken Ofori-Atta, the Finance Minister of Ghana, has been appointed as the caretaker Trades Minister following the resignation of Alan Kyerematen. This news has caused concern and frustration among many citizens, with many questioning the decision to appoint Ofori-Atta to this position.

  22 days ago ago
Appointment Of Ken Ofori-Atta As Caretaker Trades Minister Draws Criticism And Concern.

POLITICS

I Did not sit in that frame of mind to Ofori-Atta, I felt it was deceitful

Tamale Focal Individual from Parliament Ibrahim Murtala Mohammed has said that he didn't sit in that frame of mind of Parliament to stand by listening to the money cleric's show of the 2023 spending plan articulation. He said he did so from his office. He expressed that it would have been deceitful to sit in Parliament to pay attention to Mr. Ken Ofori-Atta, who is being approached to leave office.

  2 months ago ago
I Did not sit in that frame of mind to Ofori-Atta, I felt it was deceitful

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Ghana will make a comeback in 2023, according to Ofori-Atta on the economy. Will we be rescued?

To improve the nation's economy, the government will lay stronger foundations in 2023, according to Finance Minister Ken Ofori-When speaking to the public on Monday on the suspension of the payment for the external debt, Mr. Ofori-Atta made the remarks. To protect and create jobs, combat inflation, and strengthen our currency, we will grow the economy in the coming years with an emphasis on fostering entrepreneurship and exports.

  1 month ago ago
Ghana will make a comeback in 2023, according to Ofori-Atta on the economy. Will we be rescued?

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Here are the 13 measures to lessen public consumption in 2023

Government through the Money Clergyman, Ken Ofori-Atta has reported around 13 measures to justify public use. As per him, these actions are Bureau orders that are supposed to produce results from January 2023. This comes on the rear of a few calls by segments of the general population for the public authority to chop down its use to rescue the economy.

  2 months ago ago
Here are the 13 measures to lessen public consumption in 2023

ECONOMY-FINANCE

All holders of Treasury Bills will be paid the full value of their investments - Ofori-Atta assures

According to Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, the government is making every effort to "minimize the impact of domestic debt exchange on investors holding government bonds." In a statement released on Sunday, 4 December 2022, Ofori-Atta assured "small investors, people and other vulnerable groups" that their investments are secure since the government will on Monday, December 5, reveal all the information regarding Ghana's domestic debt exchange.

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All holders of Treasury Bills will be paid the full value of their investments - Ofori-Atta assures

ECONOMY-FINANCE

What the Attorney General told Ofori-Atta about imposing the Debt Exchange Program on bondholders.

The Debt Exchange Programme has been rolled out with authorities canvassing the “support” and “understanding” of all, in particular bondholders, to cooperate to repair the macroeconomic stability. 3news.com gathers that the Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta, had written to the Attorney General, Godfred Yeboah Dame, initially, seeking, inter alia, to impose the Programme on bondholders beneath Executive Instrument to be assented by using the President via way of “emergency powers”.

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What the Attorney General told Ofori-Atta about imposing the Debt Exchange Program on bondholders.

TRAVEL

Ghana To Launch "GhanaAirlines" as a New Domestic Airline next Year.

The Ghanaian government has announced its intentions to establish GhanaAirlines as a new national carrier. The airline will launch operations in 2023 from Kotoka International Airport (ACC) in Accra. Last week, the news was made in Parliament by Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, who stated: “Shareholders and partnership agreements were signed with the selected strategic partner for the home-based carrier, which will be known as GhanaAirlines.

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Ghana To Launch

POLITICS

Censure Motion has Really Improves Ghana’s Democracy - Finance Minister

According to the Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, the Censure Motion by the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Parliamentary Caucus against him had helped Ghana's Democracy. Mr. Ofori-Atta argued his case during a discussion on the Censure Motion in Parliament, asserting his innocence of all charges brought against him.

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Censure Motion has Really Improves Ghana’s Democracy - Finance Minister

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Debt exchange program is essential for IMF deal - Ofori-Atta

Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister of Finance, has admitted that the recently launched Debt Exchange Programme is a key requirement for the government to obtain an economic deal from the International Monetary Fund. According to him, the government has no choice but to embark on the debt restructuring program in order to reduce the debt level to a manageable level.

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Debt exchange program is essential for IMF deal - Ofori-Atta

POLITICS

Minority Applauds Decision by Government for the Reintroduction of Road Tolls

The return of road tolls in 2023 has been supported by the minority in parliament. The 2023 budget that was presented to Parliament last week includes the reinstatement of the levy. Following a statement in the 2022 budget, the government stopped collecting road tolls in November 2021.

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Minority Applauds Decision by Government for the Reintroduction of Road Tolls