In The Spotlight
The Deputy Eastern Regional Minister and Member of Parliament for the Upper Manya Krobo Constituency, Joseph Tetteh, has denied rumours that he has resigned from his position as the Deputy Eastern Regional Minister.
After months of speculation in the media about a looming reshuffle, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has finally initiated changes in his ministerial set-up, barely 72 hours after firing the Minister for Energy, Boakye-Agyarko.
Corrupt business deals cut by the John Mahama government have left Ghana with an unmanageable liability of $10bn based on a gas price that is one of the highest in the world.
A pro-Mahama group, the Social Democratic Forum of the NDC, led by unsung cadres Manan Mustapha and Alhassan Issahaku, have launched blistering attacks on former President Jerry John Rawlings, Togbe Afede, Volta Region NDC MPs and other leading members of the NDC who draw their political power clouts from the Volta Region.
Four months from now, on December 7, 2018, aspirants vying for the flag bearer slot of the leading opposition party, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), will be engrossed in a toe-to-toe fight for honours before a teeming national delegates' congress scheduled to meet before the end of 2018.