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The President for Gonjaland Youth Association (GLYA), Lawyer Alhaji Mohammed Amin Osman, has called for calm over the looming tension at Lukula at the Wasipe Traditional Area in the North Gonja District of the Savannah Region between Gonjas and Mamprusis over land royalties.

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A former Deputy Minister of Information, Felix Kwakye Ofosu says the Majority in Parliament has shown the biggest middle finger to Ghanaians following their decision to approve the 2022 budget statement.

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The African Centre for Parliamentary Affairs (ACEPA) is of the view that the continuous impasse between the Majority and Minority over the approval of the 2022 Budget Statement of the ruling government does not augur well for the country.

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The Director of Odekro, Kinna Likimani has called on government as a matter of urgency pass the Affirmative Action Bill into Law. According to her, the passage of the Bill will enable more women to take up political roles and be included in decision-making to improve the socio-economic growth of the country.

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The Director of Health Promotion at the Ghana Health Service, Dr Da-costa Aboagye said health workers who are not vaccinated by December 31, 2021 would not be permitted to workplaces and hospital premises except they have a negative PCR test result.

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The Coalition of National Youth Organizers has chided government for what it describes as deliberate deception of Ghanaian youth on jobs creation. It said the Nana Addo government has hoodwinked the youth with empty sloganeering instead of being honest and frank with the truth.

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Security personnel at the Kumasi City Market (Kejetia market) have threatened to lock up the whole facility on December 2, 2021 if their four month salary arrears are not paid by then.

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Samuel Nartey George, the Member of Parliament for Ningo-Prampram, and lead Sponsor of the Proper Human Sexual Rights and Ghanaian Family Values Bill 2021, has refuted claims that the Bill intends to criminalise intersex persons.

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Madina MP Francis-Xavier Sosu has reacted to the approval of the 2022 budget statement by Parliament on Tuesday November 30. During the approval of the budget in Parliament after the minority had boycotted sittings, the First Deputy Speaker who sat in for the Speaker Alban Bagbin said that ldquo;The House has adopted the Financial statement and approved the budget statement for the ensuing year ending 31st December 2022.

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The Accra Regional Police Command has asked the public to be cautious of car snatching operations by criminals ahead of the yuletide. Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCOP) Iddi Seidu, the Regional Commander, noted that such activities were becoming rampant in the national capital and advised citizens to install tracking devices in their vehicles.

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An Accra Circuit Court will on January 11, next year, commence trial of two susu operators, who allegedly set fire to their offices after failing to refund monies to customers. Kenneth Amegah, one of the accused persons, is said to have told the Police that he kept a bottle of petrol in the office and inadvertently lit a mosquito coil, which caused the fire.

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Mrs Dame Pauline K. Tallen, the Nigerian Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, has suggested to Nigeria and other African States to adopt castration as a form of punishment for perpetrators of incest and rape.

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The Minority in Parliament has said the Majority did not have the numbers to enable them approve the 2022 budget statement. Minority Leader Haruna Iddrisu said at a press conference in In Parliament on Tuesday November 30 that as of the time the Majority were taking the decision to approve the budget, they were 137 and not 138.

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The Member of Parliament for Madina, Francis-Xavier Sosu, has filed for stay of execution, praying the Kaneshie District Court to set aside a bench warrant issued by the court for his arrest on Monday.

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Hours after ModernGhana News revealed that primary school teachers in the West Mamprusi Municipality were being directed by the Municipal Education Director to type and print their end of second semester exam questions for their headmasters to run photocopies, the directive has been changed.

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TECNO rsquo;s latest device on the Ghanaian market is the TECNO SPARK 8 Series, a budget-friendly device that combines exciting features with enhanced performance. It impressive features and advanced camera, embedded with AI technology makes it a must have.

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The Minority in Parliament has asked Majority Caucus to be ready for a showdown in the House on Wednesday, December 1, 2021. The warning comes after the Majority side of the House led by Hon.

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The Minority has taken a swipe at the First Deputy Speaker, Hon. Joseph Osei-Wusu for counting himself during voting exercise in Parliament while presiding as a sit-in Speaker. The First Deputy Speaker who doubles as Member of Parliament (MP) for Bekwai on Tuesday acted in the capacity of the Speaker in the absence of Speaker Alban Bagbin to oversee proceedings in the House.

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