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Pay packages of BOG, GRA, TOR bosses to include 100 pigs

Pay packages of BOG, GRA, TOR bosses to include 100 pigs

The CEOs of all state owned enterprises including the heads of Bank of Ghana and the Ghana Revenue Authority, will receive 100 pigs as part of their vomit-inducing pay packages. Each government appointed CEO will take home 100 pigs plus a monthly salary which ranges between GHC52,000 and GHC88,000 as well as a host of…

NPP footsoldiers planning to respond to every criticism by shouting ‘CHANGE’

Footsoldiers of the ruling New Patriotic Party – which won the December elections on a message of change- have unveiled a new PR plan that involves shouting ‘Change’ at anyone who criticizes the new administration. The footsoldiers say the new PR plan has proved “exceptionally successful” in deflecting criticisms levelled against President Akufo-Addo, after parts of his…

‘Neutral’ declared word of the year

Ghana Institute of Linguistics has declared ‘neutral’ as its 2016 word of the year, reflecting a year dominated by fractious political discourse within the Ghanaian social media community. ‘Neutral’ beat contenders like ‘kpokpogbligbli’ and ‘pro-bono’, after its usage among social media commentators surged over 59,000% in the last week. The adjective has been in existence…

Mahama, Akufo-Adoo to debate on whether to debate- IEA 

John Mahama and Nana Akufo-Addo will face off in a debate to decide whether the two presidential candidates should hold a final one-on-one debate before the December elections. The Institute of Economic Affairs said the “debate to decide the debate” should help resolve the recent media discussions regarding the possibility of a presidential debate between…

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