Nov 17, 2013
The President, Mr John Dramani Mahama, yesterday announced far-reaching administrative actions he had taken to prevent the perpetration of corruption, prosecute corrupt officials and retrieve moneys wrongfully paid to individuals and companies. He said, for instance, that he had instructed the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General, the Economic and Organised Crimes Office (EOCO) and the Minister of Finance to work with the Minister of Youth and Sports to secure moneys wrongfully paid to or appropriated by any individual or company from contracts with the Savanna Accelerated Development Authority (SADA), the Ghana Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Development Agency (GYEEDA) and the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) by December 31, 2013.
Oct 24, 2013
The Seventh-Day Adventist (SDA) Church has committed to continue its support to government in the provision of social infrastructure across the country. The Church, which is 125 years, has through its projects improved the living conditions of people in communities where it operates. Speaking during a courtesy call on President John Mahama in the Flagstaff House, Accra, the President of the SDA Church in Ghana Pastor Samuel Adama Larmie, congratulated the President on his December 2012 election, which he said was recently validated by the Supreme Court.
Oct 19, 2013
Three envoys who have completed their duty tour of Ghana have paid courtesy calls on President John Dramani Mahama to announce their return to their countries. The three are Andrea Samadeni, Swiss Ambassador in-charge of Ghana, Togo and Benin, Olga Cabarga Gomez, outgoing Spanish Ambassador and Rudolf P. Von Ballmoos, the outgoing Liberian Ambassador.