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Former President John Mahama has rejected some media reports suggesting that the National Democratic Congress (NDC), will reverse the Free SHS policy if it returns to office in the future.

He said the NDC however believes that the NPP’s current implementation of the programme was rushed, hence the numerous challenges it is being confronted with.

Alfred Agbesi Woyome

Ghana’s Supreme Court has rejected the order by the African Court of Human and People’s Rights in Tanzania, asking it to halt proceedings leading to the retrieval of the Ghc51 million judgment debt wrongfully paid to businessman Alfred Woyome.

According to the decision by a five-member panel of justices, there’s no real factual and legal basis for Ghana’s Supreme Court to share its powers and jurisdiction with any other court, and so it cannot be compelled to halt the ongoing proceedings.

Agbesi Woyome

The African Court on Human and People’s Rights (ACHPR) in Tanzania, has ordered Ghana to suspend all efforts to retrieve the GH₵51.2 million judgement debt paid to businessman, Alfred Agbesi Woyome, until the court determines an appeal filed by the businessman, who argues that his human rights are being abused by Ghana’s Supreme Court.

Dr. Eugene Dordoye

The Ministry of Health says it will not remove the embattled Medical Director of the Ankaful Psychiatric Hospital, Dr. Eugene Dordoye.

Despite the growing demand for his removal by the staff, the Ministry says removing him would serve as a bad precedent.

The Ghana Police Service is to recruit 15,000 Community Policing Assistants through the Youth Employment Agency (YEA).

The youth, who would be employed, would be from the communities, and focus would be on those who are familiar with their communities, and could help the police in gathering intelligence to help reduce crime in the country.

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