The Supreme Court, on Wednesday, brushed aside the interest of substantive justice to undo its own previous ruling on the altar of a curable technicality. This was strange, coming from a bench that has shown tolerance under similar challenges.
The Editor of The Insight newspaper, Mr. Kwesi Pratt Jnr., has described the crop of leaders fronting Africa’s development as stooges with whom the continent, with close to 50 per cent of the world’s resources, is going nowhere.
The Head of Policy Monitoring and Evaluation at the Presidency during the late President Mills’ regime, Dr. Tony Aidoo says since the inception of the fourth Republic, every facet of society has systematically degenerated with the Judges in the nation turning into “rotten people”.
President John Dramani Mahama will leave Accra on Thursday to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to take part in activities to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the formation of the Organization of African Unity, now the Africa Union.
Editor-In-Chief of the New Crusading newspaper, Abdul Malik Kweku Baako, has indicated that had the court not redirected the respondents to the auditing firm KPMG, the court proceedings would have been derailed.
Lawyer Abraham Amaliba, a member of the legal team of the ruling National Democratic Congress (NDC), prefers the head count of the number of boxes of pink sheets at the Supreme Court Registry to be done in an open court.
A Deputy Communications Director of the NPP, John Boadu, has said the counsel for the NDC in the 2012 Presidential Election Petition, Tsatsu Tsikata, has tarnished the image of renowned accounting firm, KPMG, by indirectly blaming them for the increase in number of the head count of boxes containing the pink sheets.
Government has encouraged the general public to disregard a publication in Monday’s edition of the Daily Searchlight newspaper alleging that a fleet of BMW saloon cars has been purchased for use by Ministers of State.
A Deputy Communications Director of the National Democratic Party (NDP), Ernest Owusu Bempah has asked Counsel for the third respondent in the election petition case, Mr Tsatsu Tsikata to apologise for “accusing the court registry of criminality”.
The Chairman of the Church of Pentecost (COP), Apostle Dr. Opoku-Onyinah, has reproached Christians with shallow faith in Christ; who are always quick to avail themselves to men of God known noted for mesmerizing their audience with signs and wonders.