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NPP footsoldiers defend right of politicians to tell lies

NPP footsoldiers defend right of politicians to tell lies

Footsoldiers of the ruling New Patriotic Party have defended the right of Honourable Adwoa Safo to “routinely lie, and behave like a politician.” A footsoldier of the NPP- the party which won last year’s elections on a message of change, said “lying has a long and distinguished lineage in Ghanaian politics, and should therefore be protected…

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…

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