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‘Prophet’ Who Threatened EC Boss’ Life Granted GHS100K Bail

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Apostle Kwabena Owusu Adjei who allegedly threatened the life of the Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Mrs Jean Mensah in a viral video has been granted a GHS100K bail by the Accra Circuit Court.

Apostle Adjei pleaded not guilty to threat of death, contrary to Section 75 of the Criminal and Other Offences Act, 1960 (Act 29), offensive conduct conducive to the breach of peace and possession of narcotic drugs.

In addition to the bail sum, he is to produce three sureties of Public servants earning not less than GHS2,000.

The case has therefore been adjourned to July 21, 2020.

Source: GhanaFeed.com

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It Is Everyone’s Responsibility to Stay Safe, You Have to Live Before You Can Vote – EC

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The Electoral Commission (EC) has bemoaned the disregard of Covid-19 protocols by Ghanaians who are registering for the new voters’ card.

The Director General of Services at the EC, Dr. Serebour Quaicoe charged Ghanaians to take precaution and adhere to the social distancing protocols as it is everyone’s responsibility to stay safe.

Speaking on the Happy Morning show, Mr Quaicoe said, “you have to live before you can vote. Observe the social distancing protocol because COVID-19 is real. Know that if you contract the sickness you will pose a danger to yourself and others so you need to observe the social distancing.”

He noted that it is not about having lots of policemen on the ground to enforce the law, rather it is everyone’s responsibilty to stay safe.

“Everyone registering is 18 years and above so people should be responsible. They must know that if they don’t follow protocols they will be putting themselves in danger. No matter what the security persons do, it depends on the individual. But we have informed our people that anyone without nose mask must not be registered”, he stressed.

He called on Ghanaians to remain patient as they’ll ensure they move to every polling station to register everyone.

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Ghanaians Must Respect and Applaud Carlos Ahenkorah Instead of Calling for Prosecution – Ursula Ekuful

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Minister of Communications and Member of Parliament (MP) for Ablekuma West Constituency Ursula Owusu Ekuful has stated that fellow MP Carlos Ahenkorah flouted no rules that deserves prosecution.

According to her Mr Ahenkorah should be respected and applauded for rather resigning.

The immediate former Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry visited some registration centres in his constituency whilst positive for the Coronavirus.

This action by Carlos Ahenkorah sparked a nationwide outrage and condemnation from colleagues and opposition alike.

However, Mrs Ekuful is of the view that Carlos had done an honourable thing by resigning and therefore deserves to be applauded.

“We must respect and applaud him, she said. Noting that it is very rare for people to acknowledge their mistakes and resign.

Speaking on his prosecution, Mrs Ekuful said the Tema West MP had flouted no rules.

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Akufo-Addo Unfazed By Domelevo Antics – Increases His Leave To 167 Days

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President Akufo-Addo has replied to the Auditor General Daniel Yaw Domelevo through his Executive Secretary, refusing to rescind his earlier directive for him to ‘proceed on leave’.

The President also lashed out at the Domelevo for addressing a letter to his office with political undertones, while also leaking the said letter to the media while the office of the President is yet to receive a copy.

Read the President’s letter below……..

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