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19/04/2018 05:06 PM
Ernest Thompson, Others Yet To Be Charged - Attorney-General
The Attorney-General and Minister for Justice, Gloria Akuffo, says her office has not officially charged any of the four ex-staff of Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), who have been implicated in the award of controversial $72 million Operating Business Suite (OBS) contract. She said her department is currently studying the do ...

19/04/2018 05:06 PM
Ernest Thompson Accuses SSNIT Management Of Falsehood
The former Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) is accusing the current management of ignoring the truth and deploying weapons of persecution and victimization against him. In a release issued Thursday, lawyers of Ernest Thompson also accused SSNIT of organizing a ldquo;needless press conference rd ...

19/04/2018 05:31 AM
Towards Election Of MMDCEs: IDEG Commends Akufo-Addo Government
The Institute for Democratic Governance (IDEG), has lauded Government for spearheading measures to ensure that Metropolitan Municipal and District Chief Executives (MMDCEs) were duly elected. Mr. Kwesi Jonah, a Senior Research Fellow at the Institute, indicated that the move would add to Ghana 39;s enviable democratic credentials as a beacon of ...

19/04/2018 05:20 AM
Rawlings Throws A Challenge To May, Macron, Trump Over Syria war
Former President Jerry John Rawlings has suggested Russian President Vladimir Putin deserves applause for not hitting back at a Western airstrike on Syria in the protracted conflict. Praising Vladimir Putin for his cool-headedness and berating Western powers for their hysterical behaviour in the ongoing war, the former President threw his su ...

19/04/2018 04:30 AM
Internal Auditors Should Be Closely Monitored To Minimise Corruption
Mr Alexander Kodwo Kom Abban, a member of the Public Accounts Committee, has urged internal auditors to remain resolute and protect the public purse in spite of some intimidation from superior officers in their organisations. Mr Abban, also the Member of Parliament for Gomoa West, urged internal auditors to go the extra mile of scrutinising susp ...

19/04/2018 04:30 AM
Double Salary: Haruna Won't Disclose Subject Of Discussion With Akufo-Addo
The Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu has admitted to meeting president Akufo-Addo in the heat of the double salary scandal but has declined to divulge the issues he discussed with him. He told Joy News rsquo; Evans Mensah his meeting with the president was a matter of public record but will protect the sanctity of the discussions he had with him. ...