Former President of Ghana, Flt. Lt. Jerry Rawlings, on Monday said if Nigeria and other parts of Africa must get it right and strengthen democracy, corrupt politicians must not be allowed to go scot-free.
A leading member of the Progressive People’s Party (PPP) wants Member of Parliament for Cape Coast North and First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Hon. Barton-Odro; former Attorney-General, Betty-Mould Iddrisu and former Finance Minister, Dr Kwabena Duffour to be arrested by the National Security apparatus in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling in the Martin Amidu versus Waterville case.
A box containing exhibits of pink sheets submitted by the petitioners belonging to Justice William Atuguba, which was initially thought to have eluded the independent accounting firm KPMG, has been found, Daily Guide has learnt.
The embattled member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Charles Wireko-Brobbey, who is currently on suspension for making unsavory statements about the performance of Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, second petitioner and star witness in the presidential election petition before the Supreme Court, has said he will not be worried if the party hierarchy decides to disregard his membership.
Communications Director for the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akomea, has questioned why Former Chief Executive of the Volta River Authority (VRA) and one-time presidential hopeful, Dr. Charles Wereko-Brobbey, filed a suit at the law courts accusing the NPP of rigging when he lost the race to become National Chairman a few years ago, despite having agents monitoring the elections.
A member of the Communication Team of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) Hopeson Adoryeh has attributed the victory by former Attorney-General, Martin Amidu in the Waterville judgment debt ruling partly to the efforts of Assin North MP, Hon. Kennedy Agyapong for bringing the matter up.
Though many have hailed the reported exchange of pleasantries between President John Daramani Mahama and the leader of the main opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akufo Addo in a London restaurant as sign of the country’s political tolerance, a member of the communication team of the Progressive People's Party (PPP) believes the meeting should have taken place in Ghana for the needed impact.
Self-acclaimed founding member of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), and former Chief Executive of the Volta River Authority (VRA), Dr. Charles Wereko-Brobbey, wants the leadership of the party to subject its former National Youth Organiser, Anthony Karbo, to the same disciplinary action to be undertaken against him (Brobbey) for comments he believes are likely to put the NPP’s democratic credentials into disrepute.