Former Deputy Minister of Education in charge of tertiary, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has signaled the government that if it abuses its Majority votes in Parliament to pass the Public Universities Bill against all the good counsel, the NDC government in 2021 shall repeal the Public Universities Act with demonstrable alacrity.
Lawyer Abraham Amaliba, Director of Legal Affairs of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), has hinted that his outfit is preparing evidence to impeach the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Madam Jean Mensa if the power wins in 2021.
Communications Director for the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), Yaw Buaben Asamoa has rubbished claims by the opposition National Democratic Congress that, the ruling party needs the help of the Electoral Commission to win the 2020 general elections.
Burundian police detained more than 200 opposition electoral observers during this week’s election, the spokesman for the main opposition National Freedom Council (CNL) told Reuters on Friday, alleging voting irregularities. The elections, which is the first competitive presidential election since civil war erupted in 1993, is meant to usher in the first democratic transfer of […]
The post Burundi
South America has become a new epicentre of the COVID-19 pandemic with Brazil hardest-hit, while cases are rising in some African countries that so far have a relatively low death toll, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday. “The COVID-19 pandemic today reached a milestone in Africa, with more than 100,000 confirmed cases. The […]
The post South
Ghana’s Minister for Health, Kwaku Agyeman-Manu has been elected to serve on the Executive Board of the World Health Organisation (WHO). The 34-member Executive Board is composed of technically qualified members who were elected to serve a three-year term. The Board is tasked with the functions of implementing the decisions and policies of the Health […]
The post Ghana’s
Thousands of people in Spain are protesting against the government’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak. The far-right Vox party urged supporters to drive through major cities without leaving their vehicles in order to maintain social distancing. Protesters in the capital, Madrid, drove in convoy and waved Spanish flags as they called for socialist Prime Minister […]
The post Coronavirus:
In this edition of The Big Issue with Godfred Akoto Boafo and his panellists, they discuss the reopening of schools, Public University Bill, EC’s C.I 91 and the new voters’ register. Citi97.3 · The Big Issue, Saturday 23rd May 2020
The post The Big Issue, Saturday 23rd May 2020 appeared first on Citinewsroom - Comprehensive
More than 40 churchgoers who attended service after the lockdown was eased in Germany earlier this month have contracted coronavirus, officials say. The service was held on 10 May at a Baptist church in Frankfurt. Church officials say they followed social distancing rules and disinfected the building ahead of the service. Each of Germany’s 16 […]
The post Coronavirus:
The Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD), has debunked some reports on social media suggesting that validation for the salaries of government workers for the month of May has been postponed due to some technical challenges. The widely circulated reports claimed that the payment of salaries of public sector workers for May was going to […]
The post We