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2% reduction in special petroleum tax not enough; scrap the tax – IES tells government

The Institute for Energy Security (IES) has declared the proposed 2% reduction in the Special Petroleum Tax announced by government as woefully inadequate and is calling on government to scrap the tax entirely, mynewsgh.com can report. The Ministry of Finance yesterday laid a Special Petroleum Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2018 that seeks to reduce the Special […]

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Majority Leader slams NDC MPs over “biased Speaker” claims

Majority Leader, Osei Kyei Mensah-Bonsu, has descended heavily on the minority members in Parliament for accusing the Speaker of the House, Professor Mike Oquaye, of being bias. The verbal fracas started during the passage of the Special Petroleum Tax (Amendment) Bill, 2018 where Minority Chief Whip Muntaka Mubarak described the quantum of decrease in fuel […]

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Take it or leave it Rawlings reduced corruption – Amidu

The Special Prosecutor-nominee, Martin Amidu says regardless of all the ill spoken about the former president, Jerry John Rawlings, he did a good job at tackling corruption during his tenure. Speaking at his vetting on Tuesday, the man who described himself as “the best choice” for the job by the President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said, […]

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Vigilantism not in NPP’s DNA – Nana Boakye

The Deputy Director of the National Service Scheme (NSS), Nana Boakye has said vigilantism is not in the New Patriotic Party (NPP) as many people may think. The National Youth Organiser aspirant said perhaps recent disturbances by some of the party’s youth members may have given room to the assertion. Speaking to Media General on […]