Source: myjoyonline. com Former President Jerry John Rawlings has extended an olive branch to the Accra Mayor two days after he humiliated him in public.
Observing the dissolution of Ghana's sixth Parliament on January 6 midnight, the former leader walked to Alfred Oko Vanderpuiye to reconcile with him.
The former Ghanaian leader on Thursday made the news when he rebuffed the outgoing Accra Mayor at the forecourt of Parliament.
Mr Vanderpuije attempted to hold a conversation with Mr Rawlings when he was making his way into the Chamber but things did not pan out as expected.
Mr Rawlings gestured in a manner that showed he was not in the mood to entertain the Accra Mayor.
Source: classfmonline. com - President Nana Akufo-Addo has wished former President John Dramani Mahama well and thanked him for his service to the people of Ghana.
In his first address as president during his inauguration at the Black Star Square in Accra on December 7, Mr Akufo-Addo noted that Mr Mahama’s acceptance of the results of the December 7 2016 polls has contributed to the consolidation of the country’s democratic credentials.
Source: citifmonline. com - President Nana Akufo-Addo has charged citizens to be catalysts of the change they voted for, saying posterity will not settle for third world standards.
Nana Addo - the new president! Congratulations! Below some screen shoots of the president`s swearing in ceremony.
Newly sworn President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the hardship in Ghana contradicts the rich resources that dot the landscape of the country.
He says the pitiful nature of the country, which would be marking its 60th Independence Anniversary on March 6, would be enough to draw tears from its founding fathers.
Source: GhanaWeb-News.com - First Meeting of the First Session of the Seventh Parliament of the Fourth Republic of Ghana
Read below the order of proceedings for Saturday's swearing in of H. E Nana Addo Danquah Akuffo Addo and H.E Alhaj Dr Mahamudu Bawumia.
Speaking in an interview with Chief Jerry Forson, host of Ghana Yensom, on Accra100.5FM on Friday January 6, the Member of Parliament for
Source: citifmonline. com - Pressure group, Alliance for Accountable Alliance (AFAG), has called on president-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, to ensure that he appoints more youth to leadership positions in his administration.
Source: citifmonline. com - The 6th Parliament of the 4th Republic has failed to pass some key bills including the Right to Information Bill, the Plant Breeders Bill and Interstate Succession Bill.
President John Dramani Mahama in his last state of the nation address, had appealed to the House to consider passing the Bill into law, while addressing the legislature on Thursday – a move the minority kicked against.
Source: ultimatefmonline. com - A Political Scientist Dr. Richard Amoako Baah has taken a swipe at persons criticizing the appointments of administrative staff of the president-elect Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.
He states that the appointment of “babies with sharp teeth” in the outgoing government cannot in anyway be compared to the current ones indicating that they are “babies with sharp brains”.