There is a saying that goes, "Leadership by example." Most Ghanaian leaders always show their love for the country by leaving an exemplary attitude for their followers to follow. Yaw Osafo Maafo has got many people talking on social media after he was seen weeding in public.
The whole brouhaha about the Achimota Forest is still brewing. The story first broke on Tuesdays when rumors went rife that the forest had been sold. The Minister of Lands and Natural Resources later came out to assuage fears that the forest had not been sold. Samuel Abu Jinapor explained that only certain peripheral portions of the forest have been declassified and released to the original owners of the land.
A political lecturer at the University of Ghana, Professor Ransford Gyampo has descended on Yaw Osafo Maafo for his recent comments in which he told Ghanaians to park their cars if they can't buy fuel. Prof said that, Osafo Marfo has nothing to lose if his party don't break the eight and goes to opposition but at least he should spare us this arrogance and callous comments.
Yaw Osafo Maafo was a head to the ministers in the country until Nana Addo decided to seek his expertise in various fields by making him the special presidential advisor. Nana Addo has been up and down with him and this makes their relationship a nice and strong one.
JUST IN:Osafo-Maafo Breaks Silence On Leaked Ethnocentric Ashanti-Akyem Tape -Sends Strong Statement
Ghana's Senior Adviser to the President, Yaw Osei Maafo, has accepted his guilt in the leaked recording of him making comments regarded to be ethnically biased and racist. ClassFM reports that Yaw Osafo-Maafo made a statement in which he admitted to making the ethnocentric comments and apologized for them.
Ghana, according to some economic and financial experts is itching closer to the comity of countries referred to as “Highly Indebtedness Country (HIPC).” It’s a level of economic ranking that suggests affected countries are somewhat, put in trust for a bail-out.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) told Ghanaians during the 2000 elections that it “had the men” to solve the country’s social, economic and development challenges significant though they were. These men included big names such as J. H. Mensah, Yaw Osafo Maafo, Kofi Konadu Apraku, Nana Akuffo-Addo, Dr. Addo Kufuor and Major (Rtd.)
Yaw Osafo-Maafo was born in Akyem Awisa in 1942, has announced this week that, he is the Senior Presidential Advisor to H. E Nana Addo, this comes on the back of his most recent service to the same administration, however, in an official capacity as a Senior Minister.
Current Senior Presidential Advisor for the incumbent President His Excellency President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has revealed that it is not unlawful for the government or any governmental institution to forgo taxes. The former Finance Minister and Senior Minister of the Republic of Ghana on the 19th of November, 2021 at Badwam on Adom TV made it public and known to the host, Omanhene Kwabena Asante that, there is nothing illegal about the government making taxes free.
Hon. Ken Ofori Atta, the finance minister presented the 2022 budget on the 17th of November 2021 which is still causing confusion in the country. One aspect of the budget that is making Ghanaians to talk so much is the idea of abolishing the toll collection system on our roads.
The appointment of Hon.Yaw Osafo-Maafo as Senior Minister during the first term of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo receives a lot of critics.Some political pundits argued that, his position was a waste of tax payers money but yet still the President ignored critics and maintained his position.
Yaw Osafo-Maafo ADD ARTICLE DESCRIPTION Yaw Osafo-Maafo is a Ghanaian politician serving as Senior Minister of the Republic of Ghana in the Akufo-Addo Administration, since 2017.
On his WARD program shown on facebook live, he took time to criticized the president of the republic for deciding to appoint Mr. Yaw Asafo-Maafo as his senior advisor.He allerged that Mr Yaw Osafo Maafo has been involved in criminal activity like the kroll & Associates case which led to the sacking of Mr Yaw Domelovo, formal Auditor General of Ghana.
Earlier 2012, the then Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo-Marfo was reported to have made a decision to bow out of the Akufo-Addo administration, according to a report by Asaase News and according to that viral news report, the NPP stalwart is believed to have communicated his decision not to be part of government after the declaration of election 2020 results, but from latest report reaching me, this was only meant to last for the past 4 months only.
Ghanaians have heavily opposed the neutrality allowance that is to be payed to civil servants. This is the first time we have heard of such a thing. CLOGSAG have been agitating for the payment of the neutrality allowance. Civil servants are not allowed to engage in politics as they are not permitted to do by law.
There is an adage that says, if you want to succeed, go alone.If you want to go far, go with people.Behind this notion, incumbent minister- Yaw Adutwum, invited some 8 former education ministers to his office.According to the brilliant minister, bringing people with diverse expertise to bear would go a long way in getting the best strategies and ideas which when harnessed would push the nation’s development agenda forward.
The former Auditor General Yao Domelevo has revealed that staff of the Ghana Audit Service who worked with him on the Kroll case which indicted senior presidential adviser, Yaw Osafo Maafo, have been punished by the government. Speaking at the Demelevo Accountability Lectures organized by the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Foundation, the former Auditor General noted that some have been demoted while others have been transferred to other regions.
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo at the main bureau meeting of his subsequent term hung on March 6 selected Dr Anthony Akoto Osei and Oboshie Sai Cofie, both previous Ministers, to renowned positions.This was unveiled by Yaw Osafo-Maafo on Tuesday, April 13, while tending to the Birim Central Municipal Assembly in Akyem Oda in the Eastern Region.
A former Auditor General,Mr. Daniel Yaw Domelevo has hinted that fighting corruption in Ghana has become extremely dangerous. He argued that anyone who attempted to fight Corruption in this present, New Patriotic Party, NPP, government had one way or the other being victimized.
Legal counselor Nutifafa Nutsukpi, counsel for the second and third blamed people in the continuous preliminary for Dr Stephen Opuni, previous COCOBOD CEO and Seidu Agongo, financial specialist, says Yaw Osafo-Maafo, the previous Senior Minister coordinated the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service to assume control over