Ashanti Regional Minister, John Alexander Ackon has refuted claims that President John Dramani Mahama’s convoy was pelted with stones when he began his ‘Accounting To The People Tour’ in the Ashanti Region.
When the record of Ghana’s history in the 4th Republic is being written, we can point to the establishment of the District Assembly concept, which sought to deepen popular participation in governance, as originating from former President Rawlings.
Opposition parties in the Northern Region yesterday held a joint press conference to articulate the hardships imposed on the people, with particular reference to the killer electricity tariffs, and to demand action from the Mahama government.
The president of Amass Ghana, Mr. Kofi Asamoah-Ababio, has dashed the chairperson of the electoral commission, Madam Charlotte Osei to institute legal actions against Hon Kennedy Agyapong for allegedly disgorging unjustified statement about her.
President John Mahama has called on the Clergy not to hesitate to call his government to order if it does anything wrong. He has also appealed for more intercessory prayers to hold the nation together to sustain the peace and democratic governance.