The General Secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Asiedu Nketia says Ghana is in a state of emergency due to COVID-19 but the Special Prosecutor Martin Amidu is brewing controversy with the Airbus scandal.
Eugene Arhin the Director of Communications at the Presidency has quashed claims by some people that all government appointees who agreed to donate 50% of their three months salary to the COVID-19 Trust Fund were forced to do so.
Presidential appointees are following the footsteps of President Akufo-Addo and Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia as they have also donated 50 percent of their salary for the next three months to the recently initiated COVID-19 Fund.
The National Communications Officer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) Sammy Gyamfi says President Akufo-Addo's failure to disallow people from moving from Accra and Kumasi to other parts of the country due to the partial lockdown undermines the purpose of the directive.
The Eastern Regional Youth Wing of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has called on the government to arrest the National Identification Authority (NIA) officials who recently undertook a registration exercise in the Eastern Region.
Deputy General Secretary of the NPP, Obiri Boahen has dismissed threats by aggrieved delegates and supporters in the Akropong Constituency of the Eastern Region over their decision to boycott the NPP parliamentary primaries if Lawyer Philip Addison is not allowed to contest.
Lawyer Philip Addison who is vying for the Akuapem North Parliamentary seat on the ticket of the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP) has urged the public to disregard reports suggesting that he has made some comments after his vetting.