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GHANAIANS ARE SHOCKED WITH THE MID YEAR BUDGET REVIEW- ICU GENERAL SECRETARY

The General Secretary of Industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU) Mr Solomon Kortey claims that Ghanaians are shocked with the just reviewed mid-year budget by the Finance Minister Ken Ofori –Atta. He disclosed this in an interview on Pink Fm’s Morning Show ‘Omanbapa Kasa’ hosted by Kofi Asamoah Aning. According to Mr

CHARTERED ECONOMIST REJOINS TO MID-YEAR BUDGET REVIEW

Mr. Emmanuel Amoah Darkwa, a prominent Chartered Economist has made a pronouncement, in relation to government's recent Mid-year budget reassessment by Finance minister, Hon. Ken Ofori-Attah. He spoke on the “Omanbapa Kasa” show with host Kofi Asamoah on Pink FM. Relating to the issue of Value Added Tax (VAT) increase, Mr. Amoah

NO VAT INCREMENT AS PRESUMED -OFORI ATTAH

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The Finance Minister, Mr. Ken Ofori-Attah ensured Ghanaians that there was not going to be an increase in the Value Added Tax (VAT) yesterday during his presentation of the mid-year budget review. The theme for this year’s mid-year budget review was; from Stabilization to Growth, Putting Ghana Back to Work Again. When

ECONOMIST SPEAKS ON MID-YEAR BUDGET REVIEW

Renowned Chartered Economist, Mr. Emmanuel Amoah Darkwa, has uttered his analysis considering the mid-year budget review, yet to be conveyed in Parliament. In his view, Mr. Amoah Darkwa stated, “Article 179 of the 1992 Constitution reveals that Government is obliged to review contents of the budget yearly for the approval of

REALITY HAS CAUGHT UP WITH THE NPP-NDC MP

The Member of Parliament for Bia East constituency Honourable Richard Acheampong has revealed that reality has caught up with the New Patriotic Party (NPP) as they have failed to deliver on their promises. He disclosed this in an interview with Pink FM’s morning show host Kofi Asamoah Aning. According to the MP,

MINORITY BRIBING US TO DEMOSTRATE AGAINST BANNING OF FISHING-FISHERMEN

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Fishermen at Chorkor and its environs in the Greater Accra Region have accused the Minority in Parliament of bribing their colleague fisherfolk to demonstrate against government’s one-month ban on fishing. The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture imposed the ban on fishing effective August 7 to September 4 this year to help

IT WAS A TOP-UP, NOT A SALARY- NDC MP FIRES BACK.

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Bolga East Constituency, Hon. Dominic Akuritinga Ayine, has expressed his concern over the double salary palaver, arguing it was a top-up not a salary. Hon. Ayine revealed on Pink FM morning show ‘Omanbapa Kasa’ that they (the other four Ministers under investigation) were promised a

GHOSTS NAMES TO BE ROLLED OUT OF GOVERNMENT PAYROLL-AUDITOR GENERAL

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The Auditor General Department has started a nationwide verification exercise yesterday in the Central Region with the aim of removing ghost names from government’s payroll. Speaking on Onua Fm’s Yen Nsempa, the Deputy Auditor-General Mr. George Swanzy Winful explained further their intentions for the exercise which began in the Central Region

AKUFO-ADDO TO NAME NEW ELECTORAL COMMISSION CHAIR THIS WEEK

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Barring any late hour hurdle, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will announce a new Chairperson for the Electoral commission (EC) this week Two deputies will also be named A source close to the Presidency told the Daily Graphic that a final decision was yet to be made on a fourth appointee. Asked if

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