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We’ve Sworn Not To Take Bribes To Vet Akufo-Addo Appointees – Dep. Minority Whip

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Members of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) on the Appointments Committee of Parliament have denied allegations that they’re scheming to receive bribes from appointees of President Akufo-Addo in order to pass them during vetting.

This comes on the back of accusations by some members of the NDC against their lawmakers on the committee of scheming to take bribes to pass the nominees.

Speaking on the issue, deputy Minority whip Comfort Doyoe Cudjoe-Ghansah noted that the NDC will not be taking a penny from anyone because they understand the sacrifices of their members and will not take it for granted.

“I think the members are screaming about the appointment committee but they should relax because we haven’t started yet. Nobody is going to take bribes from anybody. We have vowed not to take a penny from anybody because we know how people struggled to get us where we are. All we are saying is bring a petition if you feel someone is not qualified to be a minister and we’ll work on it,” she told Francis Abban on the Morning Starr Monday.

Source: GhanaFeed.com

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Petition: NPP Executives Pop Champagne As They Celebrate Court Ruling

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Executives of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) could not withhold their joy as they popped champagne in celebration of the victory given them by the Supreme Court after the election 2020 petition final verdict.

Speaking to the media, the National Chairman Freddie Blay said “Let the people of Ghana know that NPP won and won convincingly. We are not extremely excited about the results that we had; 51%. Because if you compare the work the President did, that is not a reflection, we think we should do more PR and the media should do their work.”

“We want to call on our NDC brothers and tell them that we have no other country so they should join us build this country,” he added.

Meanwhile the petitioner, John Dramani Mahama will be addressing the nation on the issue at 5pm.

Source: GhanaFeed.com

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Blame Yourself For Not Doing Your Work Properly In The Strong Room – Supreme Court Chastizes Kpessah Whyte And Mettle-Nunoo

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The justices of the supreme court have told witnesses of Mr John Dramani Mahama in the election petition, Mr Rojo Mettle Nunoo and Dr Michael Kpessa-Whyte to blame themselves for abandoning their duties in the strong room during the final collation of the election results if their claims are to be believed.

During proceedings, the two witnesses told the court that they were sent by the Chair of the Electoral Commission (EC) to Mr Mahama at the time of the collation of the final results in the strong room. In their absence, the results were then announced.

Delivering the judgment on Thursday, March 4 the court said “…Notwithstanding all these allegations of misunderstandings with the chair of the 1st respondent in the strong room and the fact that they were absent during the declaration, they did not give any indication as to how these happenings in their absence affected the final results announced by the 1st Respondent.

“The testimonies would have carried some little weight if the purpose of the petition was to change entries made on the collation forms or summary sheets but that is not the case.

“Their testimonies were therefore of no relevance to the said issues set out for determination and so we find them unworthy for consideration whatsoever.

“In fact, regarding the testimonies of PW2 and PW3 , if their evidence is to be believed then they had to blame themselves for abandoning their post at the national collation centre at the time the verification and certification of the results were ongoing and PW3 had then verified and certified the regional collation results out of the 16.”

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Breaking News: Supreme Court Unanimously Dismisses Mahama’s Petition As Having No Merit

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The 7-member panel of the Supreme Court hearing the 2020 election petition have dismissed the 2020 election petition brought before the court by flagbearer of the NDC for the 2020 elections, John Dramani Mahama.

In an extensive verdict read by Chief Justice Kwasi Anin Yeboah, the court was of the opinion that the petitioner failed to disclose how the so-called errors by the EC chair materially affected the declaration.

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